Dodge Grand Caravan output will continue this fall -- but not for United States customers, according to a union official at the Canada plant where Fiat Chrysler builds the minivan, as the company races to meet a new airbag safety rule.
Three hundred 840-hp Dodge Challenger SRT Demons are headed to Canadian dealerships, but Fiat Chrysler Automobiles Canada hasn't yet said how they will be allocated.
Fiat Chrysler Automobiles Canada will soon allow customers to pre-qualify and apply for financing online, the automaker said Tuesday. It will eventually accept deposits and sell service packages online, too.
Fiat Chrysler told its U.S. dealers this month to stock up on the Dodge Grand Caravan because production of the minivan in Ontario will go on a hiatus in mid-August and won't resume until December.
Fiat Chrysler said it is recalling 297,000 older minivans in North America — 88,000 of them in Canada — because of a wiring problem that can lead to inadvertent airbag deployments.
Having never offered a compact sedan, Jeep now finds itself well poised in a market that's moving away from them.
Transport Canada says it's watching a U.S. investigation into complaints that about 105,000 Jeep Liberty SUVs from the 2012 model year have failing airbag control computers. There have been no complaints in Canada.
Ford is exploring ways to combine bamboo with resins to create car parts that rival carbon fibre for strength.
There's no disputing it — Montreal's Ralph Gilles is one of the coolest guys in the auto industry, writes Larry P. Vellequette.
As Canada continues to investigate certain diesel-model Ram 1500 trucks and Jeep Grand Cherokees for possibly emitting excess pollution, a lawyer for FCA in the United States says new software can fix the alleged problem.
The auto industries of Canada, the United States and Mexico agree there should be no changes to rules of origin in NAFTA, the president of the Mexican automakers association said.
Fiat Chrysler said it is recalling more than 1.25 million Ram pickups worldwide — 216,007 of those vehicles in Canada — to address a software error linked to reports of one crash death and two injuries.