List of safest cars for 2013

List of safest cars for 2013

The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS) has revealed its annual Top Safety Picks List for new 2013 year. As we know, IIHS only evaluated 29 vehicles with its new testing procedures for TSP+. Luxury cars were the first groups evaluated.
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Five minivans earn IIHS Top Safety Pick award

2012 chrysler town

The best selling minivan has earned the IIHS Top Safety Pick award. The 2012 Chrysler Town & Country joins the Honda Odyssey, the Dodge Grand Caravan, the Volkswagen Routan and Toyota Sienna at the top of IIHS’s rankings.
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2012 Lancia Ypsilon

2012 Lancia Ypsilon

Today Lancia offered new photos and information on its entry-level model, which will be launched from June in Europe and from September in the United Kingdom, where it will wear the Chrysler logo.

The 3.84-meter long Lancia Ypsilon will be available with a choice of four engines. In Europe, customers will be able to choose from the 69HP 1.2-liter petrol engine, the 85HP 0.9-liter TwinAir unit and the 95HP 1.3-liter Multijet II turbodiesel engine.
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2011 Jeep Compass

2011 Jeep Compass

Chrysler has officially announced its facelifted 2011 Jeep Compass crossover. The SUV’s restyled front end appears to have been directly lifted off the larger Jeep model. The new headlamps and the traditional Jeep grille with seven slots are joined by redesigned hood and fenders, additional body cladding, new brightwork throughout the exterior and slimmer roof rails.
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Chrysler and Dodge to Recall 26,000 Cars

A new recall announced by the Chrysler Group in the USA. The recall will affect 26,397 owners of Chrysler and Dodge brand vehicles includes certain 2010MY Chrysler 300 and Sebring, and Dodge Charger, Avenger, Challenger and Journey, and some 2011MY Ram pickup trucks, because a power steering pressure hose may leak fluid onto a hot engine and cause a fire.
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Chrysler Nassau and Jeep Trailhawk

Chrysler Nassau, Jeep Trailhawk concepts

DaimlerChrysler released official sketches of the Jeep Trailhawk and Chrysler Nassau concepts. New concepts will be shown in Detroit in January 2007.

The Chrysler Nassau concept is a four-door, four-passenger luxury coupe. The Jeep Trailhawk “merges the spectrum of the Jeep brand by combining the core features of the Jeep Wrangler with the sophistication of the Jeep Grand Cherokee.” It is based on the all-new 2007 Wrangler architecture.

2010 Chrysler 300 Convertible

2010 Chrysler 300 Four-door Convertible

Chrysler plans to bring a four-door retractable-top car to market. The new convertible sedan will based on the next-generation Chrysler Group LX platform and will arrive no earlier than the 2010 model year.

Helios concept (ASC design), based on a 300C four-door sedan, was unveiled at the Detroit show last year. The Helios is a rag top with a lattice structure to provide expected levels of body rigidity. But Chrysler has rejected the ASC design and chosen another designers to build its 300 retractable sedan. A complex folding steel roof covering four doors in a large sedan seems difficult, but if Chrysler can carry this off, a Chrysler 300 Convertible will add more prestige to keep it at the forefront of leading-edge design.

Chrysler recalling 180,000 vehicles

Dodge Ram

Chrysler will recall more than 145,000 Dodge Ram light duty pickup trucks and an 35,103 2001-03 Dodge Durango SUVs. Chrysler said it would replace the passenger air bag pack and re-program the air bags computer. The passenger air bag may not be compatible with some rear-facing child seat models if the passenger seat is in the full forward position and an airbag deployment occurs. 35,000 Dodge Durangos will recalled for check their console wiring connectors.

2007 Jeep Wrangler

Jeep Wrangler

Chrysler announced pricing for the 2007 Jeep Wrangler and 2007 Jeep Wrangler Unlimited. Now we can ascertain that prices have fallen an average of $1,200. The Manufacturer’s Suggested Retail Price (MSRP) for the 2007 Jeep Wrangler is $18,765. Jeep’s four-door Wrangler Unlimited is $20,410 (2-wheel drive) and $22,410 (4-wheel drive. The new Jeep’s cars will begin to arrive in U.S. dealerships in 0ne-two weeks.