August 22, 2012 10:32 AM
Further proof all the hard work is paying off with multiple honors
bestowed on three Chrysler Group vehicles—The Chrysler 300,
Dodge Dart and Ram 1500.
As reported in the Automotive
News, the Chrysler 300 V6 earned an 83 in
the Consumer Reports Large Sedan Ratings, putting it in second
place and besting its domestic competitors.
"The 2011 redesign of the 300 put Chrysler's flagship back on the
map in the large sedan category. Though the muscular V8-powered
300C delivers more oomph, most buyers will probably be quite happy
with the V6 engine, which contributes to its refined character and
helps it score near the top of its category," said David Champion,
Sr. Director of Consumer Reports Automotive Test Center, in a
Consumer Reports news release.
Meanwhile, the Dodge Dart and Ram 1500 were
named among the Top 10 New Cars for 2013 by the automotive research
Regarding the Ram 1500, the website’s editorial team noted,
"this Ram (don't call it a Dodge) should be a player in the
competitive large truck category.”
The all-new Dodge Dart’s youth appeal was noted by the Total
Car Score editorial team which said “the Dart should draw
young buyers to Dodge showrooms while potentially boosting sales
and market share through its personalized option packages and