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2021 Chrysler Pacifica Reinvents Minivan Segment

 

Chrysler wowed crowds at the 2020 Chicago Auto Show this February with the all-new 2021 Chrysler Pacifcia. The redesigned mini van introduced new features such as the class-exclusive Stow ‘n Go seating and available all-wheel-drive capability. The 2021 Chrysler Pacifica now packs a whopping 97 standard safety features, including new LED lights, and offers the diverse capability every family needs.

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Special-Edition Wrangler Rubicon Recon Now Accepting Orders

 

On January 23rd the Jeep® brand announced it will be returning the Wrangler Rubicon Recon to its lineup. The special-edition Wrangler Rubicon Recon will feature a 2.0L turbocharged engine with eTorque mild hybrid technology. In addition to a powerful engine, the Rubicon Recon will also include unique exterior and interior content.

 
 
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The Dangers of Black Ice

 

Winter is in full swing bringing with it the harsh elements of snow and ice. Perhaps the most dangerous hazard we experience on the roadways during this time of year is that of black ice, a thin, transparent layer of ice that coats surfaces. Black ice, otherwise known as clear ice, forms a couple of different ways. If the air temperature is above freezing, but the ground temperature is below freezing, then the precipitation will freeze on contact once it hits the ground.

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Ram 1500 Wins Edmunds 2020 Best Truck Segment


Edmunds announced the winners across their seven segments for the Edmunds Top Rated Awards this December after testing every competitive vehicle on the market. All vehicles are considered, no matter when they entered the market, with the winner representing the overall best for its category. Taking home the Top Rated Truck for 2020 is none other than the Ram 1500.


“The Ram 1500 just keeps getting better and is once again our Top Rated Truck for 2020,” said Alistair Weaver, editor-in-chief, Edmunds. “We still love its technology, interior built quality, ride comfort and capability, but the new EcoDiesel variant introduced…

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Ram 1500 Engine Makes Wards 10 Best Engine and Propulsion System List Two Years in a Row



For the second year in a row, the 3.6L Pentastar V-6 with eTorque, found in the Ram 1500 Pickup, has been named to Wards 10 Best Engines and Propulsion Systems list. This powerful engine boasts 305 horsepower and 260 lb.-ft of torque and is paired with the TorqueFlite 850RE eight-speed automatic transmission.


“The Pentastar V-6 with eTorque is a great example of giving consumers electrified powertrain technology that seamlessly works with their daily lives,” said Micky Bly, Head of Global Propulsion Systems. “The standard eTorque system delivers better fuel economy without compromising power or capability.”


The eTorque mild-hybrid…

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2020 Ram 1500 Named Green Truck of the Year Second Year in a Row



The 2020 Ram 1500 not only packs a powerful punch, but also dominates in fuel efficiency. It comes as no surprise that Green Car Journal announced the Ram 1500 as its 2020 Green Truck of the Year at the 51st annual San Antonio Auto & Truck Show. Green Car Journal editors evaluated all truck models in the U.S. market, placing environmental attributes and traditional criteria such as capability, versatility, safety, value, and style, all in consideration. After narrowing the choice down to five finalists, the winner was selected by a Green Truck of the Year jury, comprised of automotive experts…

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Jeep Announces 2020 Jeep Wrangler EcoDiesel



 

Always looking to satisfy to their fanbase, Jeep has recently revealed a 2020 Jeep Wrangler Ecodiesel that will go on sale at the end of 2019. Not only will this EcoDiesel deliver the highest driving range on one tank of fuel for a Jeep Wrangler, but it will also deliver 250 horsepower and 442 lb.-ft of torque. 

 

 

 
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Prepping Your Oil For Winter

 

As the mercury in the thermometer begins to drop, you might start noticing some changes in how your car drives. In addition to keeping an eye out for leaf buildup on the roads, potentially slick conditions, and ensuring that your trunk is stocked with the necessary emergency supplies, you could see a drop in overall performance. Sluggish turnover or even inability to start your vehicle all indicate that your oil isn’t ready for the shift in temperature.

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Jeep Grand Cherokee Earns Top Safety Pick Rating From IIHS

 

Jeep wants everyone to be able to experience the excitement of setting out for your own adventure. Part of that excitement is knowing that you’re protected on your journey. That’s why the all-new Jeep Cherokee was built with state-of-the-art safety technology. It’s so safe, that it recently earned a Top Safety Pick Rating from the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS). 

 
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