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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

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Ram recalls pickups over tailgate unlatching concerns

Recall affects Ram 1500, 2500 and 3500 with power locking tailgates Read More

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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 Read More

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Nearly 570,000 vehicles recalled in Canada in May

490,000 Fiat Chrysler vehicles recalled for cruise control problem Read More

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More than 158,000 vehicles recalled in Canada in March

Non-latching seats and loose steering wheels among the issues addressed Read More

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FCA recalls more than 300,000 Ram pickups

Pickups in snow-belt regions may have corroded fuel tank brackets

An internal Fiat Chrysler Automobiles investigation revealed a fuel-tank bracket may corrode over time, allowing the fuel tank to sag out of position. Read More

Car Safety Used Cars Mar 18, 2018, 2:30 AM

24 things you should know about the 2019 Ram 1500

First re-do since Ram became stand-alone brand in 2009

The newest Ram pickup features the latest advances in design, chassis, efficiency, safety and comfort, whether it’s intended for work, play or both. Read More

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Work trucks put on a show in Indianapolis

Truck debuts shun the lights of Geneva for the heartland of America

Among the large rigs from companies such as Navistar and Kenworth, are light truck introductions from Chevrolet, Ford, Mercedes-Benz, Nissan and Ram. Read More

Auto Shows Commercial Vehicles Mar 8, 2018, 1:00 AM

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Nearly 110,000 vehicles recalled in Canada in February

Biggest recalls involved Ram pickups and Mitsubishi RVR compact SUVs

23 models from 12 marques recalled for a variety of issues ranging from fuel leaks and water drainage, to faulty shift interlocks and incorrect labels. Read More

Car Safety Used Cars Mar 3, 2018, 10:30 PM

Ram introduces Canadian-exclusive 1500 Sport

5.7-litre Hemi 2019 Ram 1500 Sport has unique exterior and interior cues

Available on Quad Cab and Crew Cab models, Ram 1500 Sport features blackened exterior trim cues and badging, an all-black interior and custom options. Read More

Auto Shows New Cars Feb 18, 2018, 9:30 PM

Ram expands shift interlock recall; adds 229,000

Ram HD trucks with column shifters may shift out of Park unintentionally

The shift lever can move out of Park without the necessary safety feature of applying the brake pedal, and can even shift without a key in the ignition. Read More

Car Safety Used Cars Feb 16, 2018, 10:30 PM

Ram ramps up luxury with new Laramie Longhorn

Continues design theme of traditionally handcrafted personal luxury items

At its base, Laramie Longhorn is a 2019 Ram 1500, with all the performance upgrades but also with exclusive presentation and content inside and out. Read More

New Cars Luxury Cars Jan 29, 2018, 9:40 PM

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Ram 1500 Sport limited edition may leave rivals blue

Only 2,000 Ram 1500 Hydro Blue Sport crew cab pickups to be produced

Included in the appearance package is Sport performance hood with black decals, body-colour grille with black billet inserts, and extensive black trim. Read More

New Cars Nov 9, 2017, 8:50 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

Fiat Chrysler back in the diesel business

FCA gets EPA, CARB certification for Jeep Grand Cherokee and Ram 1500

Modifications include emissions software recalibration, but no hardware changes, with no effect reported on stated fuel economy figures or performance. Read More

Green Cars Jul 29, 2017, 10:30 PM

Ram steps up to the luxury truck segment

Tungsten Edition adds exclusive touches inside and out to Limited trim

Truck buyers have grown luxury truck market with desire to have luxury-class amenities and materials without giving up on hard-working capabilities. Read More

New Cars Jun 27, 2017, 10:30 PM

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Fiat Chrysler fights back over on-road test results

FCA claims private lab's on-road tests not representative of EPA tests

Automaker says tests conducted at 50% higher speeds, with payloads exceeding those used in EPA testing, and on roads not representative of lab tests. Read More

Green Cars Jun 17, 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

Fiat Chrysler updates diesel model software

Company accused of not disclosing software for 2014-16 3-litre diesels

FCA worked with EPA and CARB to clarify issues with emissions controls to come up with new software to allow the company to market Jeep and Ram models. Read More

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Ram pickups recalled over occupant safety

Over 1.25 million could develop problems with safety systems deployment

Underbody knock could lead software to conclude sensor failure. FCA aware of two crashes, with injuries and fatality, which may be related to issue. Read More

Car Safety May 15, 2017, 6:25 AM

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Ram 1500 claims Canadian Truck King crown – again!

Ram’s “guts” continue to earn “glory” as the 2017 Truck King Challenge winner

This victory is the fourth time in six years that the Ram 1500 has been the overall winner of the Canadian Truck King Challenge. Read More

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Ram 1500 goes to dark side with Night edition

Look was first seen on Black Express version of Ram 1500 back in 2013

The Night edition is based on the Ram 1500 Sport, which means body-coloured everything, and as expected from the name, heavy on blacked out details. Read More

New Cars Sep 1, 2016, 2:20 PM

Nissan, Ram plan for pickup future

Nissan adds new pickup to Titan lineup; Ram invests in production

New Titan marks the first ever regular cab in Titan’s history, as the company pushes into the contractor and fleet markets, while FCA retools plant. Read More

New Cars Commercial Vehicles Auto Industry Jul 26, 2016, 10:30 PM

Ram Rebel takes up Mopar arms

First ever limited-edition Mopar customization for truck segment

Only 500 full size pickups produced, with upgrades such as 17-inch satin black wheels, off-road wheel flares, cat-back exhaust and body graphics. Read More

New Cars Auto Accesories Jun 16, 2016, 10:35 PM

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Fiat Chrysler recalls vans for electrical issue

Over 27,000 Ram ProMaster City vans and wagons in snow areas affected

Electrical connector located near the front of the seat track could, over time, corrode and disrupt signals to the van’s transmission control module. Read More

Car Safety Car Care Apr 21, 2016, 10:30 PM

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

Ram Nation seeking citizen volunteers

Fiat Chrysler Automobiles creates truck corps for community service, disaster relief

Grassroots program aims to mobilize volunteers when the need arises to haul supplies, deliver equipment, distribute food and water, or clear debris. Read More

Auto Industry People Aug 31, 2015, 9:00 AM

Canadian prices set for 2015 Ram 1500 Rebel and Laramie Limited

Two upscale mid-year offerings expand the range of Ram 1500 pickup trucks

The Ram 1500 Rebel makes an off-road oriented statement while the Ram 1500 Laramie Limited offers a “black-tie” luxury alternative. Read More

New Cars Off Roading Jun 9, 2015, 9:35 PM

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10 Choice Cars for First Dates

Here are our 10 vehicle choices for making that first date one to remember

In Spring a young man's fancy turns to... well you know. What you drive on a first date can have a big effect on that all-important first impression. Read More

Car Nuts New Cars Auto Industry People Mar 19, 2015, 10:55 AM

FIRST DRIVE: 2015 Ram Promaster City

Ram’s new urban work-pony also comes as a five-seater wagon

These smaller, more fuel-efficient vans are a welcome addition to our urban roadscapes and the Promaster City just might be the class of its class. Read More

New Cars Commercial Vehicles Jan 28, 2015, 5:05 AM

Ford Transit wins Canadian Truck King Van Challenge

Cargo vans work hard with little notice but the Truck King Van Challenge put them in the spotlight

Pickups typically get most of the attention in the truck world – they’re the glamour stars of the business, with their great looks and fancy trimmings. Cargo vans, on the other hand, are the ugly ducklings. Read More


2015 HD Truck King Challenge in pictures

GMC Sierra HD sweeps Canadian Truck King Challenge

The truck world's heavy-duty workhorses were subjected to testing when empty as well as with a hefty payload and hauling fifth-wheel RV trailers. Read More


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GMC Sierra HD sweeps Canadian Truck King Challenge

The GMC Sierra proved best in multiple measures during rigorous testing regimen

The truck world's workhorses were subjected to heavy-duty testing when empty, with a hefty payload and hauling fifth-wheel RV trailers. Read More

New Cars Commercial Vehicles Auto Industry Oct 17, 2014, 11:00 PM

More diesel Rams on the way

One in five Ram 1500s will feature EcoDiesel engine

Strong consumer demand for most fuel-efficient full-size pickup prompts Ram EcoDiesel build increase from 10% to 20% of all 1500 production. Read More

New Cars Auto Industry Green Cars Sep 30, 2014, 9:00 AM

2015 Ram Heavy Duties claim class superiority

Chrysler Canada says Ram HDs offer best-in-class power, towing capacity and payload

Depending on model, new Ram Heavy Duties feature up to 865 lb-ft of torque, 13,608 kg (30,000 lb) towing capacity and 3,352 kg (7,390 lb) payload. Read More

Commercial Vehicles Aug 25, 2014, 9:00 PM

Ram to offer new small commercial van

Ram ProMaster City will join the larger ProMaster van introduced earlier this year

Chrysler's new Ram ProMaster City will compete with small commercial and passenger vans such as the Ford Transit Connect and Nissan NV200. Read More

Commercial Vehicles New Cars Dec 2, 2013, 6:00 PM

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FIRST DRIVE: 2014 Ram Trucks

New models, features make the 2014 Ram lineup the most comprehensive ever

With a wide-ranging lineup that offers superior fuel efficiency, towing and payload capabilities and segment-leading power, Ram is on a roll. Read More

New Cars Commercial Vehicles Oct 17, 2013, 4:00 AM

Ram takes crown in Canadian Truck King Challenge

Ram branded trucks swept all three Truck King Challenge categories

Truck King Challenge results help make buyers aware of the pros and cons of the trucks on their shopping list so they can make an informed decision. Read More

Auto Industry Oct 15, 2013, 5:00 PM

Chrysler set for SEMA

Mopar-modified vehicles intended to inspire customers' customization

Chrysler will display 20 Mopar-modified Chrysler, Jeep, Dodge, Ram, Fiat and SRT vehicles at the SEMA show in a massive 1400 square-metre exhibit. Read More

Car Nuts Auto Industry Oct 13, 2013, 1:00 AM

Ram pickup wins Canadian Truck King Challenge

Ram trucks came out on top in all three truck categories tested

The 2014 Ram 1500 equipped with a 3.0-litre Ecodiesel engine and eight-speed automatic transmission was crowned as 2014's overall "Truck King." Read More

Auto Industry Oct 11, 2013, 7:00 PM

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