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“Under the Pentastar” is a weekly recap of some of the major stories at Chrysler Group LLC. This week’s stories include 300 2013 Dodge Darts driving to dealerships from Chicago’s Soldier Field, a new FIAT blog and a new effort by Chrysler employees to stave off childhood hunger.
Today we bring you another edition of the Brandl Media Minute. This week we’re working with a 2012 Dodge Challenger R/T. LT the Media Manager gives you the rundown on the Paddle Shifters located right on the steering wheel, for the first time in a Chrysler Jeep Dodge Ram Vehicle.
“Under the Pentastar” is a weekly recap of some of the major stories at Chrysler Group LLC. This week’s stories include Chrysler Group suppliers visit Detroit to hear about the Company’s purchasing activities, strategy and expectations; Top-performing suppliers received one-of-a-kind awards designed by the Chrysler Product Design Office; Chrysler Group Chairman and CEO Sergio Marchionne personally congratulates Fiat of Austin team for topping 100 Fiat 500s sold in April; 2012 Dodge Durango makes Edmunds.com and Parents magazine’s list of “Best Family Cars of 2012;”Jeep® brand hosts “Power by Design” event in New York’s Flatiron Plaza with basketball greats Carmelo Anthony and Allan Houston; Jeep Wrangler is “Official Vehicle of USA Basketball;” and Jalen Rose Leadership Academy (Detroit) students visit the Chrysler Design Dome and meet with Senior Vice President of Product Design Ralph Gilles.
June 8, 2012 , Auburn Hills, Mich. - SRT Motorsports recently completed the first on-track test of the new 2013 SRT Viper GTS-R with team driver Marc Goossens at Carolina Motorsports Park in Kershaw, S.C. Beth Paretta (Director of Marketing and Operations, SRT Brand and Motorsports), Gary Johnson (Road Racing Manager, SRT Motorsports) and Goossens give their thoughts about the new car and how the test went. The SRT Viper GTS-R is expected to compete in the American Le Mans Series GT class later this year.
- Consumers and enthusiasts may visit http://www.moparnationmag.com to subscribe to Mopar Nation
- Mopar Nation features human-interest stories focused on the people, passion and performance that fuel the Mopar brand
- Summer 2012 issue of Mopar‘s new brand lifestyle magazine will be available in June
- The Mopar ‘Top Eliminator’ program recognizes the most skilled Mopar enthusiasts and their modified Mopar vehicles
- ‘Top Eliminator’ winners will also be picked at the Carlisle Chrysler Nationals in Carlisle, Pa., and via an online competition
- Mopar ‘Top Eliminator’ winners will have their vehicles showcased in the Mopar display at the Specialty Equipment Market Association (SEMA) show in Las Vegas later this year
June 8, 2012 , Auburn Hills, Mich. - Neil Wedeking of Marble Rock, Iowa, was named the second 2012 Mopar “Top Eliminator” winner for his 1970 Plymouth AAR ‘Cuda during the 28th Annual Midwest Mopars in the Park car show in Farmington, Minn., on June 2–3. Wedeking’s car was chosen from the more than 1,200 Mopar vehicles on display at the event.
May 24, 2012 , Auburn Hills, Mich. - Chrysler Group LLC announced today that the automotive research group AutoPacific has named Chrysler 300 as “Best in Class Vehicle Satisfaction” for the “Large Car” category, and Jeep Grand Cherokee, for the second year in a row, won the “Premium Mid-Size SUV” category.
“Under the Pentastar” is a weekly recap of some of the major stories at Chrysler Group LLC. This week’s stories include: May sales figures, Jeep brand and USA Basketball’s “Power by Design,” Mopar Ram Runner’s desert duel, and Brad Keselowski’s NASCAR Nationwide series victory.