November 14, 2019
, Windsor, Ontario
A contingent of FCA vehicles surfaced their particular categories in a recently announced 2020 Le Guide de l’auto/The Car Guide Best Buy Awards.
The Ram 1500 was a repeat leader for best among Full-Size Pickup Trucks, a all-new Jeep® Gladiator took tip mark in a initial year of foe in a Compact and Mid-size Pickup Trucks difficulty and Chrysler Pacifica surfaced a Minivan difficulty for a second year in a row.
“Segment care and creation are pillars for each car we make, from pickup trucks to a Windsor-built minivans,” pronounced Reid Bigland, President and CEO, FCA Canada. “This contingent of awards from Le Guide de l’auto shows that a products are violation by a sound and resonating with critics alongside a good publicity for consumers.”
Now in a 54th year, a bilingual announcement is one of Canada’s longest using and many reputable automotive media outlets.
Le Guide de l’auto/The Car Guide’s annual Best Buy awards commend a tip vehicles in 27 categories. Winners are selected by one of a country’s largest and many reputable editorial teams, formed on votes dynamic by 6 criteria, including fuel economy, reliability, safety, infotainment and pushing experience.
About Ram 1500
The 2020 Ram 1500 is a no-compromise benchmark for durability, technology, potency and preference with comforts never-before offering in a pickup. The Ram 1500 comforts adult to 5,783 kg (12,750 lbs.) of towing capability (5.7-litre HEMI® V-8) and 1,043 kg (2,300 lbs.) of payload. Ram’s eTorque amiable hybrid complement delivers softened fuel potency in both V-6 (standard) and V-8 configurations. As a shred disrupter, a new Uconnect 4C with a large 12-inch touchscreen leads a pickup universe in technology, featuring split-screen capability, 360-degree camera views and disdainful calm from SiriusXM with 360L. Active reserve and confidence systems embody adaptive journey control, Forward Collision Warning, Blind-spot Monitoring and Ready Alert Braking. Class-leading float and doing is achieved around a class-exclusive link-coil back cessation complement with discretionary Active-level four-corner atmosphere suspension. The 2020 Ram 1500 also comforts twice a interior storage ability contra a competition.
Unsurpassed powertrain guaranty – 5 years/100,000 kilometres
The 2020 Ram 1500 is corroborated with a five-year /100,000 kilometre Powertrain Limited Warranty. The powertrain-limited guaranty covers a cost of all tools and work indispensable to correct a lonesome powertrain member – engine, delivery and expostulate system.
The customary three-year / 60,000-kilometre Basic Limited Warranty provides bumper-to-bumper coverage for a Ram 1500, from a physique to a electrical system.
About Jeep Gladiator
The all-new 2020 Jeep Gladiator, a many off-road able midsize lorry ever, builds on a abounding birthright of tough, constant Jeep trucks with an unmatched multiple of imperishable utility, authentic Jeep design, alfresco freedom, crafty functionality and flexibility and best-in-class towing and 4×4 payload.
Available with 3 opposite powertrain combinations and versed with a versatile load box, Gladiator is built to hoop a final of an active lifestyle while delivering an alfresco pushing knowledge in a pattern that is certainly Jeep. Combining normal Jeep attributes with clever lorry credentials, a Jeep Gladiator is a singular car able of holding passengers and load anywhere. A crowd of record features, such as Apple CarPlay and Android Auto, and reserve features, such as Blind-spot Monitoring and Rear Cross Path detection, adaptive journey control and Forward Collision Warning-Plus, serve Gladiator’s appeal.
All Gladiator models are Trail Rated with a badge indicating that a car is designed to perform in a accumulation of severe off-road conditions identified by 5 pivotal consumer-oriented opening categories: traction, belligerent clearance, maneuverability, accent and H2O fording. Gladiator Rubicon models are versed with signature red draw hooks, Rock-Trac® 4×4 system, featuring a two-speed send box with a 4:1 low-range rigging ratio, front and back heavy-duty Dana 44 axles, Tru-Lok® electric front- and rear-axle lockers, segment-exclusive electronic lean bar disconnect, cab and bed stone rails and customary 33-inch Falken Wildpeak All-Terrain off-road tires.
About Chrysler Pacifica
The made-in-Canada Chrysler Pacifica and Pacifica Hybrid reinvent a minivan shred with an rare turn of functionality, versatility, record and confidant styling. Re-engineered from a belligerent adult on an all-new platform, a Pacifica delivers class-leading gasoline and hybrid powertrains to a minivan segment. The Pacifica Hybrid takes this insubordinate car a step serve with a innovative, modernized hybrid powertrain. It’s a initial electrified car in a minivan shred and achieves 2.6 Le/100 km in electric-only mode in city driving, 53 kilometres (33 miles) of all-electric operation and 911 kilometres (566 miles) of sum range.
With some-more than 100 customary and accessible reserve and confidence features, a Uconnect Theatre rear-seat party system, an accessible 4G Wi-Fi hotspot and a full array of comfort and preference technologies, a Chrysler Pacifica and Pacifica Hybrid are no-compromise minivans ideally matched for today’s families and have warranted their spots as a many awarded minivans of a year.
About FCA Canada
Founded as a Chrysler Corporation in 1925, FCA Canada Inc. is formed in Windsor, Ontario, and celebrates a 94th anniversary in 2019. FCA Canada is a unconditionally owned auxiliary of FCA US LLC, a North American automaker formed in Auburn Hills, Michigan and member of a Fiat Chrysler Automobiles N.V. (FCA) family of companies. FCA Canada has approximately 440 dealers and sells Chrysler, Dodge, Jeep®, Ram, FIAT and Alfa Romeo brands, as good as a SRT opening designation. The association also distributes Mopar and Alfa Romeo tools and accessories. In further to a public facilities, that furnish a Chrysler Pacifica, Chrysler Pacifica Hybrid and Dodge Grand Caravan (Windsor), Chrysler 300, Dodge Charger and Dodge Challenger (Brampton), FCA Canada operates an aluminum casting plant in Etobicoke, a investigate and growth centre in Windsor, and has sales offices and tools placement centers via a country.