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Chrysler Town & Country Plug-In Van Confirmed For 2016

First rumored in 2013, then appearing on Chrysler’s ‘future product plan’ in 2014, more news that the Chrysler plug-in Town & Country is a real thing (and coming soon-ish to a dealer near you) has materialized. Online supplier documents obtained by Automotive news show the next-generation minivan from Chrysler (body…

7 days ago by Jay Cole 40

1999 Chrysler EPIC - Help My Pants Are Trying To Attack My Neck

Chrysler EPIC Electric Van Circa 1999 – Video

Yesterday brought news from Chrysler-Fiat’s CEO that the company’s new extended range Town & Country would be arriving in the US “a year earlier” than expected – reportedly now arriving in late in 2015. Although we are confident this van will indeed see production, we still have our doubts Fiatsler will…

5 months ago by Jay Cole 29

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Big 3 Not Interested In Tesla Patents

According to the Detroit News, Detroit’s Big Three seem to show little to no interest in those open-source Tesla patents. “General Motors Co. said it hasn’t reached out to Tesla, while Ford Motor Co. and Fiat Chrysler Automobiles didn’t comment directly on the matter.” States the Detroit News. While BMW,…

7 months ago by Eric Loveday 64

Jeep Wrangler

Jeep Hints At Future Plug-In Hybrid

Let’s bring all the players into the plugged-in mix. It seems even the iconic Jeep brand is now considering adding a plug-in hybrid setup to some or all of its exiting vehicles. According to Drive, a hybrid “Jeep is inevitable.” Looming emissions regulations will eventually force Jeep to electrify, but…

1 year ago by Eric Loveday 16

Can You Tell Who Is Serious Just By Looking At Their Cars?

Which Automakers Care About Electric Vehicles The Most?

Anyone who follows the plug-in industry knows who the big volume players are in the segment. Entering each month, we know the top selling plug-in will be the Chevrolet Volt, the Nissan LEAF or the Tesla Model S.  Past those three, the Ford C-Max/Fusion Energi and the Toyota Prius plug-in will do battle for 4th…

2 years ago by Jay Cole 28