Articles by Chrysler
Volvo To Become First Automaker To Export Chinese Cars Directly To USA
January 16 2015 12:52 AM
The Volvo strategy may inspire other automakers to use more Asian locations in car production.
Canada's Auto Sector Bailout Lacked Proper Oversight: Accountant General's Report Slams Federal Gov't
November 27 2014 1:07 AM
The reports of watchdogs like AG need to be taken seriously.
'Frozen' Singer Idina Menzel Announces World Tour, Excited Fans Crash Her Website [See Tour Dates]
November 26 2014 6:45 PM
"Frozen" singer Idina Menzel has announced her first ever world tour for 2015. Her website crashed after the announcement due to high traffic.
Apple CarPlay Wows Another Carmaker
July 09 2014 3:57 PM
The adoption of Apple's CarPlay for dashboard support is gaining traction. German carmaker Audi is the latest to announce the roll out of CarPlay enabled vehicles next year. According to the report by Liam Tung in Zdnet, Audi will be offering CarPlay in its new models from next year onwards.
Greenest Auto Manufacturer in U.S. Now Hyundai, Honda Set Off Track
May 28 2014 1:47 PM
South Korean automaker Hyundai Motor Co is now the greenest automaker in the United States, unseating Honda Motor Co of Japan, based on the latest Automaker Rankings report released by the Union of Concerned Scientists' (UCS).
Australian Stock Market Report – Morning 5/8/14
May 08 2014 9:28 AM
In US economic data, consumer credit rose by $17.5 billion in March to $3.14 trillion - this was the largest increase since February 2013. Revolving credit -which measures credit card usage - rebounded by $1.1 billion in March.
Buddy Franklin Sorry After Rose Day Car Crash
April 24 2014 2:22 PM
AFL star Buddy Franklin crashed his girlfriend's car 4WD on Wednesday night after he lost control of the vehicle and crashed on a parking lot, damaging five other parked cars
US Airways Tweets Pornographic Photo in Response to A Customer Complaint: Twitter Erupts With Funny Puns
April 16 2014 11:22 AM
US Airways recently tweeted a lewd and extremely graphic photo on its official Twitter account. The image was in response to complain of the customer named, Charlotte Douglas in regards to delay of flight from International Airport in North Carolina to Portland International Airport in Oregon.
Pia Farrenkopf: Mummified Woman Found in Garage Named, Family Ties Identified
March 12 2014 1:23 AM
Pia Farrenkopf - two words that eventually formed a name. A woman's mummified body was found on Wednesday, Mar. 5 in Pontiac, Michigan, but the woman had remained nameless until the media was able to obtain a name.
Apple iOS In the Car: Making Your Vehicle Work Like An iPhone
March 03 2014 5:27 PM
Apple iPhone 5S still tops the list as the best handset of the month. After the recently concluded MWC 2014 in Barcelona Spain, the newly launched smartphones in the Mobile World Congress may make moves to catch up but mostly their availability will still be next quarter.
Australian Stock Market Report – Morning 1/3/14
January 03 2014 10:49 AM
In US economic news, jobless claims fell for the second consecutive week down by 2,000 to 339,000 last week - suggesting labour market continued to steadily improve. The US Markit PMI lifted from 54.7 to 55.0 in December - the fastest pace in 11 months. Across the subindices a solid increase was recorded in output and employment. US ISM manufacturing factory activity eased marginally from 57.3 to 57.0 in December. US construction spending rose by 1% to a five year high.
ALERT: New South Wales (NSW) Parliament in Sydney, Australia Faces Bomb Scare-- Man Armed With Explosives Reported; Premier Reports on Twitter
December 20 2013 2:22 PM
The New South Wales (NSW) Parliament House located in Sydney, Australia faced a lock down on Friday, Dec. 20, 2013. Reportedly, the parliament has been locked down due to a bomb scare just outside the parliament. Also, a man armed with explosives has been reported to be present in the nearby area.
Apple's Siri Will Be in Your Car Soon: Apple Car Anyone?
August 07 2013 7:27 PM
Despite the decline in sales, Apple remains to be a force to be reckoned within the tablet and smartphone industry. The ecosystem and customer base it was able to develop stays unbeatable in terms of coherence and overall organization. This time, the company not only seeks to maintain its position but it also wants to expand its reach in the automotive industry.
Once Upon a Time Flourishing Motor City 'Detroit' Files for Bankruptcy
July 19 2013 9:25 PM
Detroit, the home to the three largest automakers Ford, General Motors and Chrysler in the U.S., has jumped into the hot soup of bankruptcy after failing to overcome years of sagging economic growth, declination in population, high crime rate. It filed for bankruptcy on Thursday, becoming the largest city in American history to ever do so.
Dodge “Here to Stay” Despite Rumours of Demise: SRT Boss
July 15 2013 1:26 PM
That's the word from SRT president and CEO Ralph Gilles, who took to social media on the weekend to deny rumours that the 99-year-old car maker's days are numbered.
US Daredevil, Nik Wallenda, Crosses Grand Canyon on Tightrope (VIDEO)
June 27 2013 8:58 AM
"King of the High Wire" Nik Wallenda successfully completed his tightrope walk on a 2-inch steel cable over the Grand Canyon and was welcomed with excited cheers after his dangerous and historic stunt.
Facebook Ad Backlash: Eminem's Publisher Sues Facebook For Unauthorized Use Of Rapper's Song
May 22 2013 3:55 PM
Eminem's song publisher Eight Mile Style LLC is suing Facebook and ad agency Wieden + Kennedy for the unauthorized use of the rapper's Under The Influence song in a Facebook ad released in April.
Ford Creates Jobs at Claycomo Plant as Demand for Trucks Rises
May 06 2013 9:54 AM
As demand for pickups is rising, Ford Motor Co. is to announce that it will create 2000 new positions at its Claycomo car plant located in Kansas City.
Why the Heartbeat Is a Better Security Alternative than Passwords, Fingerprint Technology
February 25 2013 2:08 PM
With the increasing volume of data placed online, the need for better security protection for email or social networking accounts becomes stronger. Tech security experts said that the earlier use of biometric features had leveled up from the traditional fingerprint or facial recognition.
US Saw Strong Car Sales in January
February 04 2013 9:46 AM
After optimistic results noted in 2012, the beginning of 2013 is also comforting for automakers as new car sales in the US increased sharply in January.