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  • Grand Cherokee EcoDiesel named ‘Green SUV of Year’

    January 22, 2015
    Green Car Journal has named the Jeep® Grand Cherokee EcoDiesel its 2015 Green SUV of the Year. The announcement was made today at the Washington Auto Show in Washington, D.C. “The Jeep Grand Cherokee EcoDiesel delivers what today’s drivers really want in an efficient SUV,” Ron Cogan, editor and publisher of Green Car Journal and CarsOfChange.com, said. “It offers a do-everything nature with exceptional comfort, power, functionality and driving range, plus surprising efficiency."
  • Employees skate for United Way

    January 20, 2015
    FCA US employees and contractors joined former National Hockey League players to lace up their skates to benefit the United Way of Southeastern Michigan.The third annual “Battle of Brands,” hosted at Joe Louis Arena in Detroit on Dec. 20, attracted more than 1,000 cheering fans. More than 100 employees and contractors were selected to play side by side with NHL alumni Mickey Redmond, Eddie Mio, Jimmy Carson, Petr Klima, Dino Ciccarelli, Pat Peake, Kirk Maltby and Brent Fedyk.
  • Town & Country, Dart win awards

    January 20, 2015
    FCA US took home two honors today in The Detroit News “Reader’s Choice” Awards. The 2015 Dodge Dart was named “Best Value,” and for the 10th year running the 2015 Chrysler Town & Country was named “Best Family Hauler” by the panel. This year, 1,033 readers of The Detroit News applied to be a panelist to select their favorite vehicle in each of 10 categories. The final 100 jurors were chosen at random from all who applied.
  • Ram, Miranda Lambert team up for ads

    January 22, 2015
    The Ram Truck brand launched a new marketing initiative this week featuring Grammy Award-winning country singer Miranda Lambert and a custom “Roots and Wings” song she wrote exclusively for the campaign. The campaign includes television, print, digital, social media and long-form video elements and is the next phase of the partnership between Lambert and Ram announced in November.
  • Employee has ‘touched’ every Viper

    January 20, 2015
    Many people can claim they are Dodge Viper enthusiasts, but Conner Avenue Assembly Plant (Detroit) employee Jim Melnik can proudly claim that he has touched every Viper car ever built. Melnik’s roots lie deep with the Viper as he has been with the company for more than 30 years and has been at the Viper home, first at Mack Avenue and now at Conner Avenue, since 1992. Melnik said he had worked at other company facilities, but found that his real passion came from working on the Viper.

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