Chrysler is one of six brands operated by Chrysler Group LLC, which emerged from Chapter 11 bankruptcy in June 2009. Italian automaker Fiat currently holds a majority stake in the company. Founded in 1925 by Walter P. Chrysler, Chrysler is the only one of the Detroit 3 automakers to have ever been controlled by a foreign company, the first being Daimler-Benz from 1998 to 2007 and now Fiat.


2017 Chrysler Pacifica
2017 Chrysler Pacifica
MSRP:
$28,595
Engine:
3.6L V-6
MPG:
18 City / 28 HWY
2017 Chrysler 200
2017 Chrysler 200
MSRP:
$21,995
Engine:
2.4L I-4
MPG:
23 City / 36 HWY
2016 Chrysler 200
2016 Chrysler 200
MSRP:
$21,995
Engine:
2.4L I-4
MPG:
23 City / 36 HWY
2016 Chrysler Town & Country
2016 Chrysler Town & Country
MSRP:
$29,995
Engine:
3.6L V-6
MPG:
17 City / 25 HWY
2016 Chrysler 300C
2016 Chrysler 300C
MSRP:
$38,555
Engine:
3.6L V-6
MPG:
19 City / 31 HWY
2016 Chrysler 300
2016 Chrysler 300
MSRP:
$32,260
Engine:
3.6L V-6
MPG:
19 City / 31 HWY
2017 North American Car, Truck, and Utility of the Year entries announced

This year marks the first time CUVs, SUVs, and minivans will compete for their own award.

There are some absurd entries in this year's competition – Rolls-Royce Dawn, anyone? – but plenty of mainstream metal. Finalists will be announced December 6.
Junkyard 1983 Dodge Rampage has Franco-American roots

The Chrysler Omnirizon family tree had many branches, including this little FWD pickup

The Dodge Omni started out as a French-designed machine from Simca, then evolved into this US-market Rampage pickup.
Fiat Chrysler chief still says EVs can't make money

Fiat Chrysler CEO Marchionne is a little more sanguine about autonomous driving.

Fiat Chrysler CEO Sergio Marchionne implies that making money off electric-vehicle production is impossible.
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$20,991 / 37,725 miles / CA
Watch Jay Leno's Garage work on a Porsche 911 and others

An update on what Leno's team is currently restoring.

Jay Leno shows us the dozen or so projects he and his team are working on, from a Mercedes 600 to a Detroit Electric, with a handful of motorcycles thrown in for good measure.
2017 Chrysler Pacifica First Drive
Chrysler invented the minivan 30 years ago. Now, it's poised to deliver a new people-mover, the Pacifica, that could set the stage for the next generation.
2015 Chrysler 300 First Drive [w/video]
We take the redesigned 2015 Chrysler 300 for a spin in and around Austin, Texas.
2015 Chrysler 200S AWD [UPDATE]
We wind out Chrysler's new 200 sedan, in V6 all-wheel trim, on a road trip across the Northeastern US.
FCA recalls 1.1 million vehicles worldwide due to confusing shifter

The eight-speed automatic shifter always returns to middle position.

FCA says 41 injuries may have been caused by drivers exiting their running vehicles without selecting Park.
Chrysler recalls 112k family-haulers over airbag controllers

A problem discovered with corrosion in the air bag control unit has prompted FCA to recall 112,001 units of the Dodge Journey, Dodge Grand Caravan, Chrysler Town and Country, and Volkswagen Routan from the 2008 and 2009 model years.
Continental Automotive recalls 5 million airbag control units

Mercedes-Benz, Honda, And FCA Already Affected

Only 580,000 Continental airbag-equipped vehicles have been officially recalled, making it extremely likely that additional brands will be impacted.