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GALLERY: All 30 traditional hybrids on sale in Canada

Looking to save fuel but not ready to plug in? Here are all traditional hybrids available in Canada

If all the chatter about EVs and plug-in hybrids has you feeling non-committal, fret not. You can still buy a more fuel-efficient vehicle without a plug. Read More

Fuel Economy New Cars Sep 16, 2018, 2:30 AM

Over 340,000 vehicles recalled in Canada in July

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

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

Ram recalls pickups over tailgate unlatching concerns

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

Car Safety Auto Industry Aug 3, 2018, 2:30 AM

Nearly 570,000 vehicles recalled in Canada in May

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

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


More than 158,000 vehicles recalled in Canada in March

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

Car Safety Used Cars Apr 5, 2018, 2:30 AM

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

New Cars Automotive Reviews Mar 15, 2018, 8:05 PM

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


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


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

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

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

Green Cars Auto Technology Car Safety May 20, 2017, 10:30 PM

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

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

New Cars Auto Awards Off Roading Oct 25, 2016, 9:10 AM


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

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


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

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

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

Auto Enthusiasts 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


Ram to offer fuel-efficient diesel engine in light-duty pickup

Production of diesel-powered Ram 1500 pickup to begin in third quarter of 2013

2014 Ram 1500 with the same V-6 EcoDiesel used in the new Jeep Grand Cherokee will be the first modern light-duty pickup available with diesel power. Read More

American iron claims North American award honours

Cadillac ATS and Ram 1500 are North American Car and Truck of the Year

A jury of 49 automotive journalists from Canada and the United States chose the Cadillac ATS and Ram 1500 as the overall award winners. Read More

Auto Industry Auto Shows Jan 14, 2013, 1:00 PM

Six 2013 NACOTY finalists revealed

Overall winners will be announced at the 2013 North American International Auto Show

Four American and two Japanese models vie for overall North American Car and Truck of the Year honours, with no Koreans or Europeans making the cut. Read More

Auto Industry Auto Shows Dec 13, 2012, 5:00 PM

Ram 1500 is 2013 Motor Trend Truck of the Year

The 2013 Ram 1500 was recognized for setting a new benchmark in the half-ton segment

According to Motor Trend, the Ram 1500 is the most changed and most improved, with new engine, transmission, air suspension, technology and interior. Read More

Auto Industry Auto Technology Dec 8, 2012, 7:00 AM


Chrysler set to swamp SEMA with "Moparized" vehicles

SEMA show display will feature 24 vehicles customized with Mopar parts and accessories

“Moparized” Chrysler, Jeep, Dodge, Ram, SRT and FIAT vehicles will be the stars of Chrysler's exhibit at America's ultimate aftermarket trade show. Read More