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  1. Mopar / FCA News
    Are you wondering what’s in store for future performance hybrids at Dodge, Chrysler, or Jeep? The Alfa Romeo Tonale plug-in hybrid may be pointing the way, in a compact-crossover format. The 21-inch “phone dial wheel” replicates the 1960s’ 33 Stradale, but that’s hardly likely to make it to...
  2. Mopar / FCA News
    Ram is recalling a few dozen 2019 Ram 1500s, because the seat-track position sensor on manually-adjusted passenger seats may come out of position. That means the airbag may detonate too forcefully, if the seat is all the way forward. The recall should begin within around a month (FCA #UB7, NHTSA...
  3. Mopar / FCA News
    One of the problems any automaker with numerous brands faces is, “How can we differentiate these brands, while still having economies of scale?” That brings us to a pair of Italian sports-car brands which overlap in price: Alfa Romeo and Maserati. Brand leader Tim Kuniskis said, at a recent...
  4. Mopar / FCA News
    Alfa Romeo has launched its 2019 cars a bit early — possibly to show off the 4C’s upgrades.  The lightweight, race-oriented high-performance car gained a new standard backup camera, cruise control, and rear parking sensors, making it a bit easier to drive to the track. There are also new...
  5. Mopar / FCA News
    Should you get the 707 horsepower Grand Cherokee Trackhawk, which does 0-60 in 3.5 seconds (and can tow 7,200 pounds), or the lighter 2018 Alfa Romeo Stelvio Quadrifoglio? The Trackhawk starts at $85,900 (plus destination), but the Stelvio is a snip at a mere $79,995. That gap narrows somewhat...
  6. Mopar / FCA News
    Alfa Romeo is recalling the 2018 Giulia and Stelvio, because the factory may have used contaminated brake fluid. The recall will start on February 8, with an FCA recall number of T84 and an NHTSA campaign number of 17V823000. Only 307 vehicles sold in the United States were affected...
  7. Mopar / FCA News
    The Alfa Romeo Giulia is Motor Trend's 2018 Car of the Year. This is the first-ever COTY award for Alfa Romeo, the first for an Italian marque, and the first for Fiat Chrysler Automobiles. The last Chrysler vehicle to win the Motor Trend honors was the 2005 Chrysler 300, during the...
  8. Mopar / FCA News
    Alfa Romeo has beaten Honda — at least, in the United Kingdom. The famed magazine WhatCar? reported that Alfa Romeo was the fifth most reliable brand of cars aged up to three years in its latest survey. The magazine sent a survey to owners of 14,208 owners to ask about faults suffered in...
  9. Mopar / FCA News
    The Texas Truck Rodeo ended Tuesday afternoon and FCA came away the big winner. Ram, Jeep, Dodge and Alfa Romeo collected a total of eight of the 20 vehicle awards. [caption id="attachment_38622" align="aligncenter" width="720"] The Texas Truck Rodeo is an annual event presented by the Texas...
  10. Mopar / FCA News
    Bloomberg’s Tommaso Ebhardt wrote about a possible spinoff of Alfa Romeo and Maserati, the premium Italian brands currently owned by FCA, as well as FCA’s parts groups (Comau, Magneti Marelli, and Teksid). While most rumors and “leaks” recently have claimed that FCA would sell off the...
  11. Mopar / FCA News
    Today, Alfa Romeo announced their US pricing for the Giulia, their first new car in North America aside from the limited-production 4C. There’s some potential for competition with Dodge and Chrysler: the base four-cylinder Giulia starts at $37,995 (C$48,995 in Canada).  Just $2,000 more — in the...
  12. Mopar / FCA News
    Alfa Romeo officially launched the 2018 Stelvio crossover today, the third completely new Alfa Romeo and the one most likely to make the brand successful.  Named after a mountain pass in the Alps, the Stelvio’s basic architecture is shared with the Giulia sedan. The architecture was reportedly a...
  13. Mopar / FCA News
    The Alfa Romeo Giulia will finally be reaching the United States, reaching dealerships in the next two or three weeks, according to Alfa reps. The stick-shift won’t make it, though — the Giulias will all be automatics. The first cars to make it appear to be the highest-performance V6...
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