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The Capability, Durability and Power of Numbers
by Betty Newman
August 25, 2014 1:19 PM
There’s a lot riding on numbers. It goes without saying that birthdays and anniversaries, for example, are a ‘must’ to remember, or suffer the consequences.
For Ram Truck pickup customers, numbers have always told a story of capability, power and durability. The Ram 2500 and 3500 Heavy Duty truck models offer customers with a big job to do a wide range of choices to get behind the wheel of what works best for even the most extreme jobs.
Add to those numbers a trio of best-in-class torque, payload and capacity figures and...
Ram ProMaster vans adapted for limited-mobility customers
by Ralph Kisiel
August 1, 2014 9:27 AM
ProMaster City equipped with rear lift for power scooters
While the new Ram ProMaster vans provide our hard-working commercial customers with numerous best-in-class features, some of our commercial customers, like those with limited mobility, require specialized equipment in order to continue working.
Several upfitters that specialize in mobility equipment dropped by Chrysler Group headquarters this week to show us mobility-equipped ProMaster and ProMaster City vans that will keep these customers in the workforce.
"Both vans have been outfitted with adaptive equipment designed specifically to provide the limited-mobility commercial customer with the freedom to...
Ram claims the lead in towing standards
by Betty Newman
July 16, 2014 11:21 AM
Ever notice how sometimes it's hard to tell who's out front, in the lead, without a scorecard? Take towing capability, for example. It's at the heart of every great work truck and something pickup truck customers lean on heavily in making their purchase decisions. That's why automakers proudly tout their towing numbers at every opportunity. But, everybody can't be number one!
No, that bragging right now belongs exclusively to the Ram Truck Brand, thanks to the brand's new towing standards 'scorecard,' that comes straight from the Society of Automotive Engineers (SAE).
Ram Truck Brand Director, Bob Hegbloom, puts the numbers...
More than 5000 new Chrysler 200s sold in June
July 1, 2014 8:54 AM
Just like we all have friends we can depend on no matter what, many car companies have vehicles they can depend on, no matter what. Ram pickups, Chrysler Town & Country and Dodge Grand Caravan minivans, and the Jeep® Cherokee led Chrysler Group’s U.S. sales to another year-over-year monthly increase last month: 171,086 vehicles sold for a 9% gain over June 2013.
With new Chrysler 200s still filling dealers’ stock and new Dodge Charger and Challengers on the horizon, June sales were down but you know it won’t be for long.
While Chrysler 200 sales were...
The 'TARDIS' of commercial vans
by Betty Newman
June 26, 2014 12:00 PM
Meet the new 2015 Ram ProMaster City, introduced to the media today at the company’s What’s New event at the Chelsea Proving Grounds in Chelsea, Mich.
Okay, we know you’re asking. What does the iconic BBC television series flying, time-travelling telephone booth have to do with commercial vans?
Even if you’re not, like me, a died-in-the-wool “Whovian,’ you get the point.