Monthly Archive: January 2012

Jan 27 2012

Jeep, Chrysler make huge gains in new-car registrations

Looks like Americans really want cars that are “imported from Detroit.” True to Chrysler Group’s advertising tagline, Jeep and Chrysler were two of the brands that grew the fastest last year when it comes to new car registrations around the country, reports.

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Jan 26 2012

Name That Jeep: Grand Cherokee Concept Contest

Jeep Concept

From Edmunds Inside Line – Jeep is offering consumers a chance to name a new “stealth” edition of the Grand Cherokee that’s due out in late spring. The winner of the online contest has a chance to win a new 2012 Grand Cherokee.

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Jan 25 2012

Chrysler opens WCM Academy

From’s Bill Cawthon – Chrysler today dedicated its new World-Class Manufacturing (WCM) Academy in the UAW-Chrysler Technology Training Center on Nine Mile Road in Warren, Michigan.

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Jan 23 2012

2012 Jeep Compass: Styling, performance, and economy on and off road

2012 Jeep Compass

From Smith Falls EMC’s  Brian Turner – The compact sport utility market (CUV) is very crowded these days driven by consumers looking to downsize from truck-based sport utilities and those moving up from traditional two-wheel drive vehicles. Jeep has never been a company to shy away from competition, especially in the four-wheel drive territory where …

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Jan 06 2012

Analysts Predict A Booming Auto Market In 2012 (Except In Europe)

Booming Auto Market For 2012

From The Car Connection – The dust is still settling from 2011, but early figures indicate that the U.S auto market recorded significant growth over 2010. Analysts at Polk Research say that upward trend will continue across much of the globe in 2012 — though alas, not everywhere.

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