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    Ram packs Rebel with supercharged, 575-hp V-8, off-road chops

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    DALLAS — Fiat Chrysler’s Ram brand introduced a high-powered, off-road concept version of the Ram Rebel, dubbed the Rebel TRX, Thursday at the State Fair of Texas. The concept pickup features a 575-hp, 6.2-liter, supercharged V-8 engine, making it the most powerful pickup FCA has ever built, the company said in a statement. Featuring an […] More

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    Transport Canada investigating complaints of parked Dodge vehicles rolling away

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    Transport Canada is investigating what it calls “a few” complaints of Dodge Ram pickups and Durango utility vehicles rolling while the transmission is in the park position, a condition linked to 25 crashes and nine injuries so far in the United States. The Canadian federal office is documenting and reviewing the complaints as well as working with field teams […] More

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    Fiat Chrysler recalling 1.25 million Ram pickups for software error

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    WASHINGTON/DETROIT — Fiat Chrysler Automobiles said Friday it is recalling more than 1.25 million pickups worldwide — nearly a sixth of them in Canada — to address a software error linked to reports of one crash death and two injuries. The erroneous code could temporarily disable the side airbag and deployment seat of belt pretensioners — which […] More

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    FCA resumes Ram 1500 diesel output

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    DETROIT — Fiat Chrysler has begun assembling diesel-powered Ram 1500 pickups again for the first time in months, workers at the company’s Warren Truck Assembly plant in Michigan say, though the automaker and environmental regulators in the United States and Canada have yet to resolve a dispute over alleged excess diesel emissions and undeclared emissions […] More

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    Ram targets Canadian farmers with Harvest Edition pickup

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    Canadian Ram dealers can now offer the country’s farmers Ram Harvest Edition pickups the automaker says are specifically designed for the agricultural market and come in colours that match their farm equipment. The Harvest Edition will be available across the Ram 1500, 2500 and 3500 lineup, in all four-door quad, crew and mega Cab configurations, […] More

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    FCA vehicles under Canadian investigation for rollaway crashes

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    Canadian safety regulators have launched a formal investigation into reports that some Ram pickups and Dodge Durango SUVs can roll away when their rotary gear selectors are in park. Transport Canada says it has documented 12 complaints of 2013-2017 Ram 1500 and 2014-2016 Durango vehicles rolling away unexpectedly. Four low-speed collisions, two with minor injuries, […] More

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    ’17 diesel Rams are finally on dealer lots in Canada

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    DETROIT — It’s taken a couple months, but EcoDiesel-powered 2017 Ram 1500s have begun to show up on Canadian and U.S. dealership lots for the first time since the U.S. federal government accused Fiat Chrysler of not disclosing software that changed the way the vehicle’s emissions system operates. FCA Canada hasn’t publicly said whether they […] More

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    Chevrolet forges sleeker, aerodynamic styling on 2019 Silverado

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    FORT WORTH, Texas — The Chevrolet Silverado, GM’s top-selling and most profitable nameplate, will be sleeker, more aerodynamic and available in more trim lines, with expanded powertrain options and functionality, for the 2019 model year. Chevrolet introduced the 2019 Silverado LT Trailboss, one of eight 2019 Silverado models planned, at the Texas Motor Speedway on […] More

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    FCA Canada recalls about 250,000 trucks to fix shifter issue

    Fiat Chrysler Automobiles said on Friday it would recall about 1.8 million Ram pickups in the United States, Canada, Mexico and some other markets to fix a function that prevents occupants from inadvertently moving the shifter out of the “park” position. The recall applies to several Ram models from the 2009 to 2017 model years […] More

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    FCA lavishes tech, safety gear on 2019 Ram pickup

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    Inside the cabin, legroom is increased in the first and second rows, while the reclining second-row seating has new folding center armrests. A new 12-inch infotainment touch screen dominates the instrument panel, with split-screen capabilities allowing simultaneous operation of up to two functions, such as the climate controls and navigation. A bird’s-eye camera system eases […] More

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    FCA sets 2019 Ram 1500 prices from $43,990

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    It’s going to cost a plenty more to get an entry-level 2019 Ram 1500 pickup since the automaker isn’t offering the regular cab in its revamped lineup of popular trucks. Base pricing for the redesigned 2019 Ram 1500 will start at $43,990, including delivery. That’s $7,130 more than the base-model regular-cab 2018 Ram 1500, which […] More

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