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Over 340,000 vehicles recalled in Canada in July

Ram pickups accounted for bulk of the total to address tailgate unlatching

Ford Escape and Fusion, Volkswagen Golf, Golf Wagon and Tiguan, and Audi A6, A7, S6, S7 and RS7 also recalled large numbers for variety of problems. Read More

Car Safety Auto Industry Aug 4, 2018, 10:30 PM

18 reasons to admire Canadian auto production

Taking stock of Canada’s auto plants in the face of looming auto tariffs Read More

Auto Industry Auto Industry People Jul 26, 2018, 2:30 AM

Fiat Chrysler names Mike Manley new CEO

As Marchionne health worsens, FCA board makes Jeep boss Manley new CEO Read More

Auto Industry Auto Industry People Jul 23, 2018, 2:25 AM

About 145,000 vehicles recalled in Canada in June

Kia, VW and supercar makers among the affected, while Takata impacts more Read More

Car Safety Auto Industry Jul 5, 2018, 2:30 AM


2018 EcoRun surpasses all expectations

AJAC EcoRun continues to be showcase for fuel-efficient vehicles, driving Read More

10 good and 10 not so good brands in Initial Quality

J.D. Power polled 75,000 new buyers during their vehicle’s first 90 days

New vehicle quality has improved for the fourth consecutive year, and it’s at its best level ever according to the 2018 J.D. Power Initial Quality Study. Read More

Auto Industry Auto Awards Jun 20, 2018, 8:00 AM

Nearly 570,000 vehicles recalled in Canada in May

490,000 Fiat Chrysler vehicles recalled for cruise control problem

568,936 vehicles were recalled in 14 actions for 30 models from 12 brands, ranging from loss of power steering to airbags and pretentioners not deploying. Read More

Car Safety Car Care Jun 4, 2018, 2:30 AM

Accord and Pacifica claim 2018 Canadian Car awards

Annual AJAC award winners reflect changes in the program’s judging process

The Automobile Journalists Association of Canada revealed its annual top award winners at the 2018 Canadian International Auto Show Read More

Auto Awards Auto Shows New Cars Feb 15, 2018, 4:15 AM


Chrysler recalls more than 162,000 minivans

Pacifica minivans may have software glitch that causes engine to stall

Recall affects 2017 Pacifica minivans (but not Hybrid models), whereby the engine control module could incorrectly assess the engine’s operating status. Read More

Car Safety Used Cars Jan 12, 2018, 5:30 PM

4 electrified powertrains make Wards Top-10 Engines

EV, fuel-cell and two hybrids make the cut; no Germans represented

WardsAuto's Top-10 recognizes new or significantly altered powertrains in vehicles with MSRPs lower than $63,000 US, as well as winners from last year. Read More

Auto Awards Auto Technology Dec 14, 2017, 11:30 AM

More than 125,000 vehicles recalled in Canada

Honda Odyssey, Nissan Micra account for 86% of total vehicles recalled

Nearly 70,000 Odysseys recalled to fix issue with outboard second row seats, while over 39,000 Micras must counter inadvertent side airbag deployment. Read More

Car Safety Dec 4, 2017, 9:30 PM

Chrysler makes 2018 Pacifica look sportier

S Appearance Package adds all black interior and exterior to new minivan

Pacifica’s S Appearance Package takes style to the next level and offers customers yet another unique personality that further differentiates Pacifica. Read More

New Cars Oct 11, 2017, 10:55 PM


Over 120,000 vehicles recalled in Canada in September

Total of 16 actions affect 25 models from 14 different brands

Chevrolet, Chrysler, Dodge, Ford, GMC, Hyundai, Infiniti, Jeep, Mazda, Mercedes-Benz, Mitsubishi, Porsche, Ram and Volkswagen all have models affected. Read More

Car Safety Oct 3, 2017, 9:35 PM

26 models recalled in Canada in August

Canadian recalls issued for 14 brands and a total of 44,165 vehicles

Issues include engines and transmissions, airbags and seatbelt systems, steering systems and chasses, labelling and owner's manuals, and fuel systems. Read More

Car Safety Sep 4, 2017, 9:30 PM

Chrysler partners with Kango for family ride-hiring

Pacifica Hybrid available to Rides and Care service for busy parents

Fiat Chrysler Automobiles will provide registered drivers for San Francisco app-based, on-demand ride service with affordable leases on hybrid minivan. Read More

Green Cars Aug 7, 2017, 10:30 PM

Over 388,000 vehicles recalled in Canada in July

Total of 21 actions involve 59 models from 17 different makes

Issues affect concerns over software glitches to airbag inflators, from alternators to power steering modules, from transmission mapping to fuel lines. Read More

Car Safety Aug 4, 2017, 9:40 PM


Chrysler Pacifica loads up with Sesame Street

Grover, the Count and Oscar the Grouch among Muppets testing minivan

Well-known Sesame Street characters star in original co-branded videos with Pacifica minivans running on Chrysler’s digital and social channels. Read More

New Cars Jul 18, 2017, 10:30 PM

20 models recalled in Canada in June

Nearly 350,000 vehicles named in recalls to address some 20 problems

Audi, BMW, Buick, Chrysler, Dodge, Ford, Hyundai, Honda, Jaguar, Mazda, Mercedes-Benz, Porsche, Toyota and Volvo all require attention to some issues. Read More

Car Safety Jul 4, 2017, 10:30 PM

Chrysler Pacifica official vehicle of Canada Day

Made-in-Canada 7-seaters used as shuttles for Ottawa Canada Day events

26 minivans, painted Velvet Red Pearl and emblazoned with Canada 150 logo, used between Parliament Hill, Canadian Museum of History and Major’s Hill Park. Read More

Car Travel Jun 24, 2017, 10:30 PM

Over 345,000 vehicles recalled in Canada in May

Various manufacturers issued recalls for 23 models over the month

Recalls from Audi, BMW, Chevrolet, Chrysler, Ford, Jaguar, Jeep, Mercedes-Benz, Porsche, Ram and Volkswagen address issues from labels to fuel leaks. Read More

Car Safety Jun 2, 2017, 10:20 PM


‘Family Vacation’ test of Chrysler Pacifica Hybrid minivan

From Toronto to Amelia Island and back in Chrysler’s elite new hybrid minivan

Chrysler’s all-new Pacifica minivan, particularly in hybrid form, promises to be an ideal vehicle for a long-distance family vacation. Read More

New Cars Green Cars Automotive Reviews Mar 27, 2017, 3:30 AM

FCA recalls 75,000 AWD sedans for driveshaft probs

AWD Chrysler 300s and Dodge Chargers have loose driveshaft bolts

Driveshaft could drop down and grind along the road, knock against and damage underbody components such as transmissions, or come off completely. Read More

Car Safety Feb 19, 2017, 9:30 PM

FCA, BraunAbility widen utility of Pacifica

Two also support Canine Companions for Indepence service dog provider

BraunAbility Chrysler Pacifica features new technology to create largest interior space, and widest side door opening and loading ramp in the industry. Read More

Auto Shows New Cars Feb 11, 2017, 9:30 PM

FCA unveils a vehicle by and for millennials

Chrysler Portal an open, serene personal space to bridge work and home

Designed from the inside out, it features flexible space for people and cargo, with thin-frame seats that slide, fold and flip to open space as needed. Read More

Auto Shows Future Cars Jan 3, 2017, 9:30 PM


Green Car of the Year award down to 5 finalists

BMW 3 Series,Chev Bolt, Chrysler Pacifica, Kia Optima, Toyota Prius

This year’s finalists represent the momentum electrification is experiencing in the auto industry.~Ron Cogan, Green Car Journal PUblisher and Editor. Read More

Auto Shows Green Cars Nov 12, 2016, 10:05 PM

Fiat Chrysler recalls 4 minivans in Canada

Faulty tool may have been used to improperly fasten third-row seats

Problem was discovered after two 8-hour shifts, which accounts for the low number of vehicles involved — 99 in the United States and four in Canada. Read More

Car Safety May 29, 2016, 10:30 PM

FCA teams up with Google on self-driving cars

Partnership will help meet goal of having autonomous cars on roads by 2020

Google’s sensors and software will be fitted to the 2017 Chrysler Pacifica Hybrid minivan, with both companies sharing engineering responsibilities. Read More

FCA recalls 1.1 million cars for driver error

Chrysler 300s, Dodge Chargers, Jeep Grand Cherokees affected by recall

It is believed that drivers exited the vehicles after attempting to shift into Park without the electronic transmission registering the shift. Read More

Car Safety Car Care Apr 23, 2016, 10:30 PM


Wards honours 10 top vehicle interiors

Luxury vehicles hold slim majority in interior excellence

Wards editors evaluated 47 vehicles on aesthetics, design, materials, ergonomics, safety, fit and finish, and effectiveness of machine/user interface. Read More

Auto Awards Auto Industry Apr 18, 2016, 10:30 PM

13reasons you'll love the 2017 Chrysler Pacifica

The sixth-generation of Chrysler's ubiquitous minivan gets a new name

When it came time to develop a sixth generation of its ubiquitous minivan, Chrysler invested more than $2-Billion and raised the bar to new heights. Read More

New Cars Automotive Reviews Auto Industry Mar 28, 2016, 10:20 AM

Chrysler sends 200 off with special edition

Alloy Edition adds forged elegance accents to choice of five colours

Highlight style through unique bronze and titanium finishes that exude natural warmth and commanding brilliance while contrasting blacked-out details. Read More

New Cars Auto Industry Feb 15, 2016, 7:30 AM

Chrysler recalls 212,000 for airbag problems

Journey, Grand Caravan, Town & Country and VW Routan all affected

Fiat Chrysler says none of the affected vehicles use ammonium-nitrate inflators — the suspected prime culprit in the massive Takata airbag recall. Read More

Car Safety Car Care Feb 4, 2016, 5:30 PM


10 concepts whose looks weren’t quite right

Love at first sight may be endearing but isn’t always enduring

Concepts aren’t always exactly like the vehicles that eventually come to market. That can be seen as bad, because the concepts are so awesome, but isn’t always. Read More

Future Cars Jan 30, 2016, 5:30 AM

Chrysler resurrects Pacifica as new corporate minivan

New features and new powertrain highlight Town & Country replacement

Pacifica is destined to become the only Chrysler minivan, but it looks as if the existing Dodge Grand Caravan will continue as long as buyers want it. Read More

Auto Shows New Cars Jan 11, 2016, 9:25 AM

90 years of Chryslers – in pictures

In spite of multiple financial crises along the way, Chrysler survives and thrives at 90

Throughout its 90-year history, Chrysler has established a reputation for engineering innovation and trend-setting styling. Read More

Classic Cars Auto Industry Oct 1, 2015, 5:15 AM

Orphans being adopted by Millennial buyers

Dodge Magnum tops list of used vehicles bought by newest generation data shows six of the ten top used vehicles purchased by Millennials are orphans, including the Chrysler Pacifica and Chev TrailBlazer. Read More

Used Cars Car Buying Sep 10, 2015, 4:00 AM


FCA takes steps toward unhacking its vehicles

Software download patches vulnerabilities with 8.4-inch touchscreen

Hackers took a year to gain control of systems on 2014 Jeep Cherokee, and reportedly communicated findings with FCA to help overcome vulnerabilities. Read More

Auto Technology Car Safety Sep 7, 2015, 10:00 AM

FCA recalls 86,000 Chrysler 200 sedans

Recall involves 7,115 in Canada, 77,834 in US, 848 in Mexico, 19 outside North America

The condition starts with an instrument panel engine light warning and could lead to engine stalling out or the transmission shifting into neutral. Read More

Car Safety Aug 23, 2015, 5:00 AM

FCA leads the way to record Canadian auto sales

FCA (formerly Chrysler) holds top sales spot ahead of Ford and General Motors

At the mid-point of the year, 2016 seems well on its way to being another record year for new-vehicle sales in Canada. Read More

Auto Industry New Cars Jul 6, 2015, 7:40 AM

In spite of cold Canadian auto sales set a hot pace

FCA Canada (Chrysler) continues as the best-selling automaker in February

Sales of 109,248 new vehicles in Canada during February were up 3.4% from the same month last year, thanks primarily to truck popularity. . Read More

Auto Industry New Cars Car Buying Mar 4, 2015, 6:45 PM