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  • Production starts on first-ever hybrid minivans

    December 2, 2016
    The automobile industry’s first-ever electrified minivan, the 2017 Chrysler Pacifica Hybrid, rolled off the line at the Windsor (Ontario) Assembly Plant earlier this month, further expanding the company’s leadership in the segment. The launch of the Pacifica Hybrid marks another milestone for the Windsor plant as it is the first electric vehicle to be built on its assembly line.
  • Pacifica Hybrid achieves 84 MPGe fuel-economy

    November 30, 2016
    Exceeding initial program targets, the 2017 Chrysler Pacifica Hybrid has earned a fuel economy rating of 84 miles-per-gallon-equivalent (MPGe) from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency. No other minivan has ever come close to this rating. The new benchmark reflects the Pacifica Hybrid’s combined city- and highway-cycle performance in electric-only mode, as tested by the EPA. FCA US had estimated the vehicle would achieve 80 MPGe.
  • Pacifica, Charger, Ram 1500 earn ‘Best Buy’ honors

    November 30, 2016
    A trio of FCA Canada vehicles have been named to The Car Guide/Le Guide de L’Auto Best Buys list for 2017. The 2017 Chrysler Pacifica was named a Best Buy for Minivans. The 2017 Dodge Charger was named the Best Buy for Full-Size Sedan with the 2017 Chrysler 300 listed as a top-three finalist in the same category. The 2017 Ram 1500 was named the Best Buy for Full-Size Trucks.
  • Grand Cherokee 4×4 earns 5-star safety rating

    November 28, 2016
    The 2017 Jeep® Grand Cherokee 4×4 has earned a five-star overall safety rating from the U.S. National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA). Five stars is the highest single rating in NHTSA’s vehicle-evaluation program. This is the fourth consecutive year the Jeep Grand Cherokee 4×4 has earned a five-star safety rating from NHTSA.
  • All-new Alfa Romeo Stelvio wins ‘Best in Show'

    November 22, 2016
    The automotive website Cars.com has awarded the all-new 2018 Alfa Romeo Stelvio its first-ever “Best in Show” award in its global debut at the 2016 Los Angeles Auto Show. “With its sexy curves and promising performance chops, the Stelvio easily took home Cars.com’s Best in Show award,” Aaron Bragman, Cars.com Detroit bureau chief, said. “Alfa Romeo’s new Stelvio SUV stunned at the 2016 L.A. Auto Show.”

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