Thursday 17th August 2017,
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1997 Chrysler Viper GT2 racecar returns to Le Mans

1997 Chrysler Viper GT2 racecar returns to Le Mans

It's back to the track of its glory days. During the 24 Hours of Le Mans of 1997, this very Chrysler Viper (yes, it was a Chrysler in Europe and a Dodge in the USA), was the only works car that finished the famous race. Driven by Justin Bell (GB), Pierre Yver (France) and John [...]

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MOPARSHOP Season opening Easter party

MOPARSHOP Season opening Easter party

Mopar Fans!   YOU are invited to our annual Season Opener Party! Family-friendly atmosphere, nice cars and good music included. We expect at least 50-70 old Mopars, as usual, on our season opener partys, but this is more a people meeting than a car meeting! Everyone insterested in Mopars is welcome! It doesn’t matter if you [...]

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Next Chrysler 300 to keep current design

Next Chrysler 300 to keep current design

The current 300 saloon will go down in history as the model which brought the company on the saloon market and push competition such as the Ford 500 into the background. However, its replacement might become a serious headache for Chrysler engineers and designers. The American carmaker has decided to follow the German path that’s [...]

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Alfa Romeo CEO confirms talks with Chrysler

Alfa Romeo CEO confirms talks with Chrysler

Firstly, rumour had mentioned that Fiat entered into talks with Chrysler over the possibility to produce Alfa Romeo models in the US. Then, Chrysler denied the allegations. In a third round, Luca de Meo confirms Fiat is discussing with the American carmaker about varied cooperations. In an interview with the German newspaper WirtschaftsWoche, the CEO [...]

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Chrysler wants to cut costs by 25%

Chrysler wants to cut costs by 25%

Chrysler has announced it will reduce costs by 25 per cent over the next three years by changing the production process and improving the number shared pars between models. Chrysler executives continue making significant changes to Chrysler. After the will to reduce the number of models, the carmaker has announced it will change its way [...]

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Chrysler kills rebadge of Dodge Journey to work on small car

Chrysler kills rebadge of Dodge Journey to work on small car

As Petrol-Head reported in a previous post, Chryler is reshuffling its portfolio in an attempt to distinguish its brand from each other. The Dodge Journey won’t sport the Chrysler label. After stopping the production of four models, the troubled Chrysler continues on modifying its plans in an attempt to cut cost. The Chrysler-branded Dodge Journey [...]

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Renault-Nissan won’t forge an alliance with Chrysler

Renault-Nissan won’t forge an alliance with Chrysler

Despite rumours that promotes an alliance between Chrysler and Renault-Nissan, Carlos Ghosn said at the shareholder general assembly that troubled American carmaker isn’t interested in an alliance with Renault or Nissan. "I don’t think the opportunity is there today," he said. "We are not in a hurry." He also ruled out a future collaboration on [...]

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More details about Chrysler’s future midsize platform

More details about Chrysler’s future midsize platform

Chrysler is currently developing a new global platform destined for vehicles competing on the family car market segment. The American carmaker has a team of 100 engineers working on the future platform which a top priority despite current restructuring. In an interview, Chrysler’s head of engineering for the project, Mark Chernoby, said that the platform [...]

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Chrysler to meet 2008 targets and denies talks with Fiat

Chrysler to meet 2008 targets and denies talks with Fiat

The troubled Chrysler has announced it will meet this year’s target and denies being in talks with Fiat about potential partnership. In an interview with Automotive News, Chrysler CEO Bob Nardelli said that the carmaker will meet the targets defined by its parent company, Cerberus Capital Management, despite a gloomy market. "Through the first quarter [...]

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Chrysler to build Alfa Romeos in the U.S. for Fiat?

Chrysler to build Alfa Romeos in the U.S. for Fiat?

After BMW, Chrysler is cited as a future partner for Alfa Romeo to build the Italian marque’s models in the US. Fiat and Chrysler have entered into talks about the possibility to build Alfa Romeo models destined for the American market in a Chrysler’s factory. According to the German newspaper Handelsblatt, “Chrysler could produce the [...]

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