The 2017 North American International Auto Show kicked off today with the announcement of the North American Car of the Year Awards. This year the awards grew to include not just a car and truck, but also a utility vehicle. The Honda Ridgeline nabbed Truck of the Year beating out hefty competition and was also […]
Chrysler introduced the highly-praised Pacifica minivan last year, which included a hybrid model, but they’re aiming to take the bar even higher. The Chrysler Portal minivan is an all-electric concept car with a 200-mile range that made its debut today at the Consumer Electronics Show. Since this is a car designed to appeal to millennials, […]
The tough Slant Six engine dragged many Chrysler products into longer life cycles than the rest of the cars could bear. This well-used LeBaron tells the story.
Since the early 1960s, we’ve had two kinds of automatic transmission shifters: The column shift and the floor shift in a console (forgetting the pushbutton TorqueFlite on the Plymouth Valiant). The last few years, shifter territory has turned into a Wild West, with manufacturers putting them all over the car, in any number of configurations. All three […]
Minivans aren’t the coolest cars out there, but they’re still a favorite with families. It’s hard not to love the convenience of sliding door, lots of seating, and the ability to quickly reconfigure the interior for cargo instead of passengers. There are five different Sienna models from which to choose, starting with the base L […]
Automobile manufacturers pull out all the stops a couple times per year to make the most of their sales potential. One of the most apparent marketing initiatives always comes during the Christmas holiday season. Lexus’ tag line is the “Lexus December to Remember” Sales Event. Chrysler’s is called the “Big Finish 2014.” A new study […]
Amid the dogs and joggers near a Bernal Heights park in San Francisco was this 1975 Chrysler Cordoba. It was in fine shape, and it was for sale.
The LeBaron GTS was Chrysler’s appeal to BMW buyers, a K-car-based hatchback imbued with European flair.
Thirty years after they introduced the first minivan, Chrysler reinvented the segment with the introduction of the all-new 2017 Pacifica earlier this year. Now they’re adding a hybrid plug-in Pacifica to the lineup giving families the convenience of a minivan with the road trip-worthy fuel economy of a hybrid. Minivans aren’t the go-to family vehicles […]