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2017 Chrysler Pacifica Features 37 Minivan Firsts

It has been 30 years since Chrysler first introduced the minivan, a vehicle that would revolutionize the marketplace. In the first five minivan generations, the vehicle boasted 78 innovations. Now, with the 2017 Chrysler Pacifica, FCA adds 37 minivan firsts to the market. “The all-new 2017 Chrysler Pacifica is truly a no-compromises minivan, giving customers everything they need or want,” said Timothy

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All-New MINI Clubman ALL4 Offers All-Wheel Drive

It’s basically a fancy four-person go-kart and now it’s gotten all-wheel drive. The all-new MINI Clubman ALL4 The power transmission system of the new MINI Clubman ALL4 consists of a power take-off bevel gear on the front axle differential, a dual-section propeller shaft and a rear axle differential with an electrohydraulically controlled hang-on clutch. According to MINI, “Its control system is interconnected

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MINI Updates Hardtop, Countryman and Paceman for 2016

While the cost isn’t changing as MINI moves from MY 2015 to MY 2016, what potential buyers will find on the lot will change with updates coming to the MINI Hardtop, Countryman and Paceman. MINI Hardtop  MINI will now categorize the two-door and four-door 2016 Cooper Hardtop as a SULEV, super ultra-low emitting vehicle due to updates to the brand’s three-cylinder engine.

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2015 MINI John Cooper Works Hardtop Packs Company’s Most Powerful Engine Ever

MINI introduced their highly anticipated 2015 MINI John Cooper Works Hardtop at the North American Auto Show last week and with it, the most powerful engine the company has ever made in a production level vehicle. “This is undoubtedly an exciting time at MINI as we relaunch the John Cooper Works sub-brand as a true model in itself and with the

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IIHS Tests Show Major Minivan Safety Flaws

As part of it’s yearly crash safety testing, the Insurance Institute of Highway Safety tests minivans and this year the testing yielded alarming results. The Nissan Quest, Chrysler Town & Country, Toyota Sienna, and Dodge Grand Caravan were all tested for protection in small overlap front crashes and showed, “the worst possible outcomes for this type of crash, with only one vehicle

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Volkswagen Announces Plans for MY 2017 Beetle

The Volkswagen Beetle is leading the charge as Volkswagen looks to revitalize its profit margins with new models for model year 2017. #PinkBeetle Sporting its own unique shade of Fresh Fuchsia Metallic paint, the limited-edition #PinkBeetle will be offered in  limited quantities across the United States.Powered by a 1.8-liter turbocharged and direct-injection TSI engine and a six-speed automatic transmission, #PinkBeetle produces 170 horsepower

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