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Baby And Family Survive After Tree Falls On Car

Dodge Ram was totaled in fluke accident

A mother, father and 5-month-old baby are lucky to be alive and unhurt after a catastrophic car accident crushed the Dodge pickup truck the family was riding in.

Will the 2011 Charger wear a new Dodge emblem? [w/poll]

Take a close look at the entire lineup of 2009 and 2010 Dodge cars and trucks and you'll notice one thing they all have in common: the Dodge emblem is represented as a Ram's head. So what's the problem? While you could spend hours debating the merits of its recent strategy, the Chrysler Mothership has chosen to separate the Dodge brand into separate car and truck entities, and the newly launched Ram Truc

Reader Spy: Are you the next Dodge Charger SRT8?

2011/2012 Dodge Charger SRT8 prototype – click above for high-res image gallery

Ram Trucks debuts new 2011 Outdoorsman, RamBox Holster

2011 Ram Outdoorsman – Click above for high-res image gallery

Dodge recalling 22,000 2010MY trucks, SUVs over brake issue

Chrysler has found a defect with certain 2010 Dodge Nitro, Dodge Ram 1500, Jeep Liberty and Jeep Wrangler models that could hinder braking. An improper flare on a brake tube that connects the master cylinder to the hydraulic control unit is being blamed for the problem. The HCU

Electrovaya receives $5M grant from Canadian goverment for PHEV Dodge Ram project

The development of the plug-in hybrid Dodge Ram has flown under the radar lately, but we've managed to uncover an update or two within the past year. Dodge's secretive

WSJ: Chrysler to back away from Hemi in favor of more refined, green image

Chrysler has introduced musclebound V8 engines carrying the Hemi moniker twice over the last fifty years, and the company is reportedly preparing to once again back away from the Hemi. As we discovered during our First Drive of the 2011 Jeep Grand Cherokee, the burly, modern engine with a throwback

WSJ: Chrysler to back away from Hemi in favor of more refined, green image

Chrysler has introduced musclebound V8 engines carrying the Hemi moniker twice over the last fifty years, and the company is reportedly preparing to once again back away from the Hemi. As we discovered during our First Drive of the 2011 Jeep Grand Cherokee, the burly, modern engine with a throwback

Electrovaya providing batteries for Dodge Ram PHEV program

Battery manufacturer Electrovaya has begun shipping lithium ion battery packs to Chrysler for its test fleet of plug-in hybrid Ram pickup trucks. Chrysler is building 140 trucks based on the two-mode hybrid system that was co-developed with General Motors. A non-plug version of the hybrid Ram was due to go into production this fall, but Chrysler canceled the program in March citing slow sales of other sim

Chrysler recalling 40,000 vehicles for ignition problem

There's been a lot of talk about unintended acceleration over the past few months, but what about "unintended movement?" This new phrase, coined by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, applies to recent Chrysler products affected by a problem where drivers might be able to remove the key from the ignition before the vehicle is shifted into park, which could cause the vehicle to run away on its own. (We don't know why anyone wou

Ram Trucks now shipping 2011 chassis cabs in North America

2011 Ram Chassis Cabs for North America – Click above for high-res image gallery

Spy Shots: 2012 Dodge Durango spotted in swirlies

The next-generation Dodge (or is that Ram?) Durango (or is that Magnum?) has been spotted yet again now wearing much less camouflage than ever before. Aside from front and rear fascia covers, the vehicles are down to just Sam Abuelsamid

More details on the long-travel Mopar Ram 1500

Kent Kroeker is cooking up a bit of evil that is 90 inches wide for the Easter Jeep Safari. The latest details reveal that 90 inches is the width of the front track on the Mopar Ram 1500 being built as a "research project," while that number tapers down to 87 inches in the rear. We're talking about a truck that will be at least 22 inches wider than a normal Ram when you see its grille coming

Hold the Hybrids: Two-mode Ram officially dead

Buried deep within the announcement by Fiat regarding the 500 EV coming to the U.S. was the mention of the cancellation of the Dodge Ram two-mode hybrid. We didn't miss it, but just in case you did, here's a recap.

Report: Ram still considering small unibody pickup

2008 Dodge Dakota - Click above for high-res image gallery

Chrysler developing all-electric Fiat 500EV for U.S. market

Chrysler Fiat 500EV – Click above for high-res image gallery

Chrysler developing all-electric Fiat 500EV for U.S. market

Chrysler Fiat 500EV – Click above for high-res image gallery

Mopar also planning high lift Ram 1500 for Jeep Safari, Raptor put on notice

Answering the question of whether Mopar's Ram Power Wagon concept is meant to be a competitor to the awe-inspiring Ford SVT Raptor (that'd be a 'no,' it would seem) is a report courtesy of our friends at PickupTrucks.com that Chrysler's go-fast division is also planning to release a l

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