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July 6, 2020  

Ford revives Bronco brand, aims at Jeep’s big off-road sales

Two- and four-door versions aimed at taking sales from Fiat Chrysler’s top brand.

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July 23, 2018  

Fiat Chrysler is shaken without visionary CEO behind wheel

Marchionne steps down early because of severe health problems. Jeep executive Mike Manley is taking over.

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August 21, 2017  

China’s Great Wall considers bid for Fiat Chrysler Jeep unit

Marchionne says the brand is for sale; can’t compete globally without a tie-up to a bigger partner.

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January 2, 2017  

Fiat Chrysler to recall 50,000 SUVs worldwide over engine stall issue

Affects about 3,400 Dodge Journey, Jeep Compass and Jeep Patriot vehicles in Canada.

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January 28, 2016  

Fiat Chrysler bets on SUVs, sees Jeeps soaring

Predicts sales will double thanks to cheaper gas prices and new models.

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October 22, 2015  

Lexus tops Consumer Reports reliability survey

The worst performers were Infiniti, Cadillac, Ram, Jeep and Fiat among 28 brands.

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September 1, 2015  

Jeep recalling 206,668 Cherokees: defective wipers

Fiat Chrysler says 18,366 2014 model vehicles in Canada may be affected.

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May 12, 2015  

Only three SUVs perform well in front crash tests

Nissan Murano and Jeep Wrangler get tops marks from Insurance Institute for Highway Safety.

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May 6, 2015  

US reopens Jeep, Dodge sun visor probe

Investigation found a short in the vanity lamp wiring could cause the vehicle’s sun visors to burn.

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November 4, 2014  

Chrysler tops auto sales in October as industry hits record pace

Automakers sold 154,949 cars and trucks last month, a 6.5% increase from October 2013.

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July 3, 2014  

Chrysler, Ford report increase in June sales

The month was a generally positive one for most Canadian automakers.

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May 7, 2014  

Fiat Chrysler to drop Dodge minivan, invest in Jeep and Alfa

The company wants to grow sales 60% to more than 7 million cars and trucks by 2018.

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June 5, 2013  

A defiant Chrysler refuses to recall about 2.7M Jeeps

Vehicle safety agency found that the Jeeps’ fuel tanks can fail when hit from the rear.

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April 29, 2013  

Chrysler profits fall 65% on lower shipments, launches of key vehicles

Company attributes decline to the end of production of the Jeep Liberty SUV at a factory in Ohio.

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May 1, 2012  

Chrysler’s Detroit plant skips summer shutdown

Usual July 4th holiday cancelled because of high demand.