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Two New Special-Edition Models From Jeep

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On November 12th, Jeep announced that it will introduce two new special-edition models as a part of the  Los Angeles Auto Show.  These two new models are the  2016 Jeep Grand Cherokee Night and the 2016 Jeep Wrangler Backcountry.  According to Mike Manley, Head of Jeep Brand – FCA Global, “Jeep enthusiasts anticipate and truly appreciate special-edition models that deliver a customized Jeep SUV right from the factory.  The Grand Cherokee SRT Night and Wrangler Backcountry both offer a distinctive appearance, while delivering an array of prominent performance and capability features.”   Here are the details on each of these new SUVs from Jeep!

  • Arriving in showrooms in late November, the 2016 Jeep Wrangler Backcountry edition is based on the Wrangler Sahara and features: five color choices including Hydro Blue, Black, Bright White, Granite Crystal and Xtreme Purple; unique off-road front and rear powder coated bumper; 17-inch Rubicon wheels painted in Mid-gloss Black; black fuel fill door; Backcountry decal on the front fender and rear quarter panel; standard hard top; Piano Black vent rings, door handles and grab handles; and standard Bluetooth hands-free Connectivity Group.
  • Arrive in showrooms during the first quarter of 2016, the 2016 Jeep Grand Cherokee SRT Night will feature unique characteristics including: New lightweight, split five-spoke “5Ten” 20-inch wheels; standard Brembo brakes; Black Laguna leather with Silver accent stitching and Light Black Chrome bezels; three exterior colors including  Velvet Red, Billet Silver and Granite Crystal; standard 6.4-liter V-8 engine with Fuel Saver Technology; adaptive damping suspension and a Selec-Track Traction Control system; available features like dual-pane sunroof, a 19-speaker 825-watt Harman Kardon stereo system, trailer tow package, three-season tires, a full-size spare tire and a dual-screen rear entertainment system; and a 0-60 mph acceleration of 4.8 seconds.

Don’t miss your chance to see these impressive new special-edition models coming to your Saint Peters area Jeep dealer very soon!  Contact the All-Star Jeep dealer sales team near Saint Peters for early details now!

Just Announced – 2016 Ram Heavy Duty Details!

Happy New Year 2016. 3dOn June 22nd Ram Trucks brand announced details surrounding the Ram Heavy Duty Trucks lineup for the 2016 model year.  In the announcement the company described the new “King of the Hill” models as offering the more innovative features than any other truck brand along with several best-in-class titles.  According to Bob Hegbloom, President and CEO — Ram Truck Brand, FCA US, “Ram maintains leadership in all three pickup segments offering best-in-class fuel efficiency, best-in-class towing, best-in-class power and best-in-class payload.  Ram continues to break records in the most important consumer-driven titles of the pickup truck market and we’re not slowing down.”

New for the 2016 model year is the addition of the Ram Laramie Limited trim level. This luxury focused choice gives buyers the chance to have all-black full-leather seating,  real wood interior components, Laramie Limited unique badges, new billet port grille, new front park assist system,  new console bin design with cell phone and tablet holders, and solid black premium Berber carpet inserts.

Powertrain choices for the 2016 Ram Heavy Duty lineup will include:

  • Available 6.4-liter HEMI® V-8 with ariable-valve timing (VVT) and Fuel Saver Technology cylinder deactivation.
  • Standard 5.7-liter HEMI V* with VVT
  • Available 6.7-liter Cummins High-Output Turbo Diesel
  • Available 6.7-liter Cummins Turbo Diesel I-6

Pricing for the new 2016 models are as follows:

  • 2016 Ram 2500 starting at $31,485 MSRP (plus $1,195 destination)
  • 2016 Ram 3500 starting at $31,990 MSRP (plus $1,195 destination)

Buyers can find the all-new 2016 Ram Heavy Duty lineup in Glandale area Chrysler Dodge Ram Jeep dealer showrooms starting in the fourth quarter of 2015.

When looking for a Ram Truck in St. Louis, come by All-Star’s Chrysler Dodge Ram Jeep dealer near Glendale for the best selection.  The All-Star team can additionally offer you an affordable price and access to guaranteed financing.  Don’t miss out on the latest 2016 Ram Trucks by contacting your sales consultant for all the latest details today!

2015 Ram 1500 4×2 Engine Performance Details

man hand select new car from electronic showroom for e-commerceGlendale area Dodge Ram truck buyers have an abundance of choices when purchasing a new 2015 Ram 1500 4×2!  Today, the All-Star team will give you a quick introduction to this lineup and the engine performance you can expect from each model, engine, and transmission combinations.

2015 Ram 1500 HFE 4×2 equipped with the 3.6L Pentastar V6 Engine and TorqueFlite 8-Speed Automatic Transmission offers 305 horsepower, 269 pound-feet of torque, and an EPA estimated fuel economy rating of 18 mpg in the city and 25 mpg on the highway.

2015 Ram 1500 Tradesman, Ram 1500 Express, SLT, Big Horn, Outdoorsman, and Laramie 4×2 equipped with the 3.6L Pentastar V6 Engine and TorqueFlite 8-Speed Automatic Transmission offers 305 horsepower, 269 pound-feet of torque, and an EPA estimated fuel economy rating of 17 mpg in the city and 25 mpg on the highway.

2015 Ram 1500 HFE 4×2 equipped with the 3.0L EcoDiesel V6 Engine and TorqueFlite 8-Speed Automatic Transmission offers 240 horsepower, 420 pound-feet of torque, and an EPA estimated fuel economy rating of 21 mpg in the city and 29 mpg on the highway.

2015 Ram 1500 Tradesman, Ram 1500 Express, SLT, Big Horn, Outdoorsman, Laramie, Laramie Longhorn, and Laramie Limited 4×2 equipped with the 3.0L EcoDiesel V6 Engine and TorqueFlite 8-Speed Automatic Transmission offers 240 horsepower, 420 pound-feet of torque, and an EPA estimated fuel economy rating of 20 mpg in the city and 28 mpg on the highway.

2015 Ram 1500 Tradesman, Ram 1500 Sport, Express, SLT, Big Horn, Outdoorsman, Laramie, Laramie Longhorn, and Laramie Limited 4×2 equipped with the 5.7L HEMI V8 Engine with Fuel Saver Technology and TorqueFlite 8-Speed Automatic Transmission offers 395 horsepower, 410 pound-feet of torque, and an EPA estimated fuel economy rating of 15 mpg in the city and 22 mpg on the highway.

2015 Ram 1500 Tradesman, Ram 1500 Tradesman and Ram 1500 Express 4×2 equipped with the 5.7L HEMI V8 Engine with Fuel Saver Technology and Six-Speed Automatic Transmission offers 395 horsepower, 410 pound-feet of torque, and an EPA estimated fuel economy rating of 14 mpg in the city and 20 mpg on the highway.

Get into All-Star to take your favorite Dodge Ram truck for sale near Glendale for a test drive now!

2015 Ram Chassis Cab Engine Performance Specifications

Small Green Check Inside Quality Check BoxWhen shopping for a 2015 Ram Chassis Cab 3500, 4500, or 5500 there are a number of powertrain combinations to choose from.  Each offers buyers the unique blend of power they need to make everyday jobs easy and efficient.  Today, the All-Star Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram team will give you a quick look at what is offered.  Let’s get started!

2015 Ram Chassis Cab models equipped with a 5.7L HEMI V8 engine and six-speed automatic transmission offer 383 horsepower and 400 pound-feet of torque.  This powertrain combination is offered on the 3500 Tradesman3500 SLT, and 3500 Laramie Crew Only.

2015 Ram Chassis Cab models equipped with a 6.4L HEMI V8 engine with Fuel Saver Technology and six-speed automatic transmission offer 370 horsepower and 429 pound-feet of torque.  This powertrain combination is for configurations over 10,000 GVWR and availalble on the 3500 Tradesman3500 SLT, 3500 Laramie Crew Only, 4500/5500 Tradesman,  4500/5500 SLT, and 4500/5500 Laramie.

2015 Ram Chassis Cab models equipped with a 6.7L Cummins Turbo Diesel I6 engine and six-speed automatic transmission offer 320 horsepower and 650 pound-feet of torque.  This powertrain combination is availalble on the 3500 Tradesman3500 SLT, 3500 Laramie Crew Only, 4500/5500 Tradesman,  4500/5500 SLT, and 4500/5500 Laramie.

2015 Ram Chassis Cab models equipped with a 6.7L Cummins Turbo Diesel I6 engine and AISIN AS69RC six-speed automatic transmission offer 325 horsepower and 750 pound-feet of torque.  This powertrain combination is availalble on the 3500 Tradesman3500 SLT, 3500 Laramie Crew Only, 4500/5500 Tradesman,  4500/5500 SLT, and 4500/5500 Laramie.

Ram Chassis Cab models start at only $32,195 MSPR and are offered in nine trims that include the 3500 Tradesman, 4500 Tradesman, 5500 Tradesman, 3500 SLT, 4500 SLT, 5500 SLT, 3500 Laramie, 4500 Laramie, and 5500 Laramie.  All of these models have been recognized as leaders in the chassis cab market and hold title such as:

  • Ram 3550 as America’s Most Affordable Chassis Cab
  • Best-in-Class Max Diesel GCWR
  • Best-in-Class Max Diesel Towing Capacity
  • Best-in-class Rear Gram Steel Strength of 50,000 PSI

As you can see, the Dodge Ram for sale near Bridgeton is always a great choice for Chassis Cab buyers.  Come by All-Star to get a closer look at the Dodge Ram for sale near Bridgeton today!

2015 Chrysler 300 Accolades

Our Clients Are Happy Clients, Smile On Business CardThe University City Area Chrysler cars experts at All-Star Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram is excited to give you all the latest stats on the 2015 Chrysler 300 sedan.  This year’s all-new 300 is winning over buyers and automotive experts alike with an astounding attention to luxury, capability, and affordability – all wrapped into one, perfect package.  Today, the team at All-Star wants to highlight just some of this car’s most-valuable accolades in order to give you a closer look as to why it may be for you.  Let’s take a quick look!

  • Best-In-Class 31 mpg on the highway thanks to the award-winning 3.6L Pentastar V6 engine.  This engine also delivers 292 horsepower and 260 pound-feet of torque.
  • Best-In-Class V6 Horsepower and Torque thanks to the available 5.7L HEMI V8 engine featuring fuel saver technology.  This engine choice can be added to the rear-wheel-drive versions of the Chrysler 300S, 300C and 300C Platinum to produce a best-in-class rating of 363 horsepower and 394 pound-feet of torque.  Fuel Saver Technology adds to the this HEMI’s appeal thanks to special sensors that maximize efficiency according to your current driving conditions.
  • Innovate, class-exclusive technology like the TorqueFlite® eight-speed automatic transmission with Rotary E-shifta new 7-inch customizable Driver Information Display (DID) with full color graphics, Uconnect® 8.4A System (standard on Chrysler 300 Limited and 300S) and 8.4AN System (standard on 300C and 300C Platinum), and Uconnect®Access.
  • Class-Exlcusive available All-Wheel Drive with Axle Disconnect can be added to V6 engine-equipped Chrysler 300 models.
  • “Full-Size Car of Texas” – According to the Texas Auto Writers Association
  • Rave reviews from MotorTrend, The Detroit News, and Detroit Free Press.
  • Top Pick Full-Size Sedan in the AAA Arizona Top Vehicle Picks for 2015.

With that long list of accomplishments, there really isn’t any reason not to test drive this all-new Chrysler 300 model today!  Come by the University City area Chrysler cars lot at All-Star to get in on the action now!

Dodge Ram 3500 Towing Features Make It Superior Truck Choice!

Best ChoiceThe Dodge Ram 3500 lineup offers buyers a number of towing friendly features not found with any other automaker.  Today, the team at All-Star’s Town & Country area Dodge Ram dealership introduces you to just some of the features that make a Ram 3500 perfect for towing!

  • Snow Chief Package – This package can be added to your 2015 Ram 3500 4×4 purchase starting at just $490 MSRP.  With this purchase you will receive the following add-on’s: Transfer Case Skid Plate, 220-Amp Alternator (180-Amp with 5.7L Engine); Clearance Lamp; Aux I/P Switches; 18-inch On-/Off-Road Tires (20-inch available on Laramie Limited).
  • 50 KSI Hydroformed Steel Frame
  • Three-Link Front Suspension
  • Separate Auxiliary Leave included on Dual Rear Wheel models.
  • Class-Exclusive available Rear Air Suspension
  • 5.7L HEMI V8 Enginew with Variable Valve Timing that offers 383 horsepower, 440 pound-feet of torque, 13,900 maximum towing capacity, and a maximum payload of 4,580 pounds.
  • 6.4L HEMI V8 Engine with Fuel Saver Technology that offers 410 horsepower, 429 pound-feet of torque, 16,520 maximum towing capacity, and a maximum payload of 7,390 pounds.
  • 6.7L Cummins Turbo Diesel Engine that offers 385 horsepower, Best-in-Class 865 pound-feet of torque, Best-in-Class 30,000 maximum towing capacity, a maximum payload of 6,720 pounds, maximum gross vehicle weight rating of 14,000 pounds, a Best-in-Class 15,000-mile oil change interval, and class-exclusive smart diesel exhaust brake.
  • Three transmission choices that include the  available 68RFE six-speed automatic transmission,  class-exclusive available G56 six-speed manual transmission, and available AISIN AS66RC six-speed auto transmission.
  • Other standard and available features like Trailer Harness Connector, Heavy-Duty Hooks, Class-Exclusive Available Ram Active Air Intake, Available Tow/Haul Mode Select, and Upfitter Interface Module.

It’s easy to see that Ram 3500 buyers are sure to be pleased by the diversity of choices they will have when making their Town & Country area Dodge Ram purchase! Don’t wait any longer to get the capability you need to get your work done right.  Contact the All-Star team about a Ram 3500 purchase today!

Towing Capacities Across the Dodge Cars Lineup

Trailer Hitch Ball IsolatedNot many North County area Dodge cars buyers realize that there are select Dodge vehicles that can offer towing capabilities.  Today, the team at All-Star Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram will outline the towing guidelines for you!

  • The 2015 Dodge Challenger SXT, SXT Plus, and Rallye Redline with 3.6L Pentastar® V6 and Eight-speed automatic transmission has a maximum towing capacity of 1,000 pounds.
  • The 2015 Dodge Challenger R/T, R/T Plus, and R/T Classic with 5.7L HEMI® V8 Fuel Saver Technology and Eight-speed automatic transmission has a maximum towing capacity of 1,000 pounds.
  • The following Dodge Challengers are not recommended for any towing: R/T, R/T Plus, or R/T Classic with 5.7L HEMI® V8 with Fuel Saver Technology and Six-Speed Manual Transmission; Scat Pack or SRT with 6.4L SRT® HEMI V8 and Eight-speed automatic transmission; Scat Pack or SRT with 6.4L SRT® HEMI V8 and Six-speed automatic transmission; and SRT Hellcat with 6.2L HEMI® V8 Supercharged SRT Hellcat
    and Six-speed manual transmission or eight-speed automatic transmission.
  • The 2015 Dart SE with 2.0L DOHC Tigershark™Six-Speed Manual Transmission or 2.0L DOHC Tigershark Six-Speed Automatic Transmission has a maximum towing capacity of 1,000 pounds.  All other Dart models are not recommended for towing.
  • The 2015 Dodge Durango RWD and AWD SXT, SXT Plus, Limited, and Citadel with 3.6L Pentastar® V6 and Eight-Speed Automatic Transmission has a maximum towing capacity of 6,200 pounds.
  • The 2015 Dodge Durango RWD Limited, R/T, and Citadel with 5.7L HEMI® V8 with Fuel Saver Technology and Eight-Speed Automatic Transmission has a maximum towing capacity of 7,400 pounds.  When equipped with AWD, the rating it 7,200 pounds.
  • All 2015 Dodge Grand Caravan AVP, SE, SXT, and R/T models come with a 3.6L V6 VVT and Six-Speed AutoStick Transmission and offer a maximum towing capacity of 3,600 pounds.
  • The 2015 Dodge Journey AVP, SE, and SXT with 2.4L World Engine and Four-speed Automatic Transmission offers a maximum towing capacity of 1,000 pounds.
  • The 2015 Dodge Journey SXT V6, SXT, Limited, and R/T AWD/FWD models with 3.6L V6 DOHC VVT and Six-Speed AutoStick Transmission offer a maximum towing capacity of 2,000 pounds.

If you have more questions, please contact the Dodge cars dealers near North County at All-Star today!

2015 Ram 1500 4×4 Engine Performance Specifications

2015 Ram 1500 When you are the market for an all-new Dodge Ram 1500 truck for sale near Chesterfield understanding the performance specs is important to most buyers.  These details will help you determine the model and engine that will best fit your needs.  Today, the team at All-Star gives you a short run-down on the numbers you need to know when looking at the 2015 Ram 1500 4×4 lineup.

Offered on the 2015 Ram 1500 4×4 Tradesman, Ram 1500 Express, SLT, Big Horn/Lone Star, Outdoorsman, and Laramie the 3.6L Pentastar V6 engine with TorqueFlite 8 Speed Automatic Transmission offers 305 horsepower, 269 pound-feet of torque, and an EPA estimated fuel economy of 16 mpg in the city and 23 mpg on the highway.

Offered on the 2015 Ram 1500 4×4 Tradesman, SLT, Big Horn/Lone Star, Outdoorsman, Laramie, Laramie Longhorn, and Laramie Limited the 3.0L EcoDiesel V6 Engine with TorqueFlite 8 Speed Automatic Transmission offers 240 horsepower, 420 pound-feet of torque, and an EPA estimated fuel economy of 19 mpg in the city and 27 mpg on the highway.

Offered on the 2015 Ram 1500 4×4 Sport, Laramie Longhorn, Laramie Limited, Tradesman, Ram 1500 Express, SLT, Big Horn/Lone Star, Outdoorsman, and Laramie the 5.7L HEMI V8 Engine with Fuel Save Technology  TorqueFlite 8 Speed Automatic Transmission offers 395 horsepower, 410 pound-feet of torque, and an EPA estimated fuel economy of 15 mpg in the city and 21 mpg on the highway.

Offered on the 2015 Ram 1500 4×4 Tradesman the 5.7L HEMI V8 Engine with Fuel Saver Technology Six-Speed Automatic Transmision offers 395 horsepower, 410 pound-feet of torque, and an EPA estimated fuel economy of 13 mpg in the city and 19 mpg on the highway.

Now that you have a quick understanding of the engine specifications for the Ram 1500 4×4 lineup, it’s time to come by for a test drive.  The sales team at All-Star Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram is excited for your visit and can pair you up with the right truck in no time.  Don’t look any further for the best new Dodge Ram dealership near Chesterfield!  Simply contact the All-Star team now!

2015 Jeep Grand Cherokee Fuel Economy Ratings

Gas Gage Your Kirkwood area Jeep dealer, All-Star Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram, is excited to introduce you to the fuel efficient Grand Cherokee SUV models offered by Jeep.  All of these Grand Cherokee choices will provide you with the capability you want and the fuel economy you need.  Let’s take a look!

2015 Jeep Grand Cherokee Laredo, Limited, Overland, and Summit models equipped with a 3.6L Pentastar V6 VVT and Eight-Speed Automatic Transmission offer 290 horsepower 260 lb-ft of torque.  The EPA estimated fuel economy numbers for these models when 4×2 equipped are 17 mpg in the city and 25 mpg on the highway.  The EPA estimated fuel economy numbers for these models with 4×4 equipped are 17 mpg in the city and 24 mpg on the highway.

2015 Jeep Grand Cherokee Limited, Overland, and Summit models equipped with a 5.7L V8 with fuel saver technology and VVT engine paired with an Eight-Speed Automatic Transmission offer 360 horsepower 390 lb-ft 14 mpg in the city and 22 mpg on the highway.  The EPA estimated fuel economy numbers for these models with 4×4 equipped are 14 mpg in the city and 20 mpg on the highway.

2015 Jeep Grand Cherokee SRT is equipped with a 6.4L V8 engine with fuel saver technology, Eight-Speed Automatic Transmission, and is 4×4 equipped as standard.  This models offers 475 horsepower, 470 lb-ft of torque, and an EPA estimated fuel economy of 13 mpg in the city and 19 mpg on the highway.

2015 Jeep Grand Cherokee Limited, Overland, and Summit models equipped with a 3.0L EcoDiesel V6 paired with an Eight-Speed Automatic Transmission offer 340 horsepower 420 lb-ft 14 mpg in the city and 22 mpg on the highway.  The EPA estimated fuel economy numbers for these models when 4×2 equipped are 22 mpg in the city and 30 mpg on the highway.  The EPA estimated fuel economy numbers for these models with 4×4 equipped are 21 mpg in the city and 28 mpg on the highway.

Test drive all of these models at All-Star’s Jeep dealer near Kirkwood today!

More Info On the 2015 Dodge Challenger Shaker Lineup!

More Details On February 3rd, the all-new lineup of 2015 Challenger Shaker models were released for ordering and with that more details were also released.  We now know that for 2015 the Challenger Shaker lineup will include three distinct model choices all aimed at the Dodge enthusiast.  Today, let’s take a quick look at each model and what they have to offer Saint Charles area Chrysler car buyers.

The all-new 2015 Challenger R/T Shaker is the base model for this lineup of special editions.  This model offers buyers a starting price of $34,495 MSRP excluding a $995 destination fee.  Buyers that choose the R/T Shaker will gain access to the power of 5.7-liter HEMI V-8 engine that offers 375 horsepower and 410 lb.-ft. of torque.  Buyers can also choose the available the new TorqueFlite eight-speed transmission that includes sport mode with paddle shifters, Fuel Saver Technology with four-cylinder mode, and interactive Decel Fuel Shut Off (iDFSO).  The R/T Shaker can additionally be optimized for road and track with the Super Track Pak that adds race-bred chassis upgrades,high-performance Bilstein shock absorbers, high-performance brakes, three-mode electronic stability control (ESC) calibration, and three-season Goodyear Eagle F1 tires.

The all-new Challenger R/T Plus Shaker starts with all of the standards found on the R/T and has a starting price of $38,495.  Upgrading to this model will add additional luxury features like unique door bolsters with graduated accent stitching, premium floor mats with “Dodge” logo, Dodge Performance leather-wrapped steering wheel with power tilt-and-telescoping column, Uconnect 8.4-inch touchscreen display with AM/FM/SiriusXM Radio, Bluetooth, 3-D navigation-capable and Uconnect Access with 9-1-1 call/Assist Call , six premium speakers and 276-watt digital amplifier.

The all-new Challenger 392 HEMI Scat Pack Shaker is the “King of all Shakers” with it’s 6.4-liter HEMI V-8 engine and best-in-class horsepower rating of 485.  This model has a starting price of $42,295 MSRP and can also be upgraded with a Scat Pack Appearance Group.  Some of this model’s most notable features include a 392 HEMI Shaker hood badge and a Brembo four-piston high-performance brake package.

Get all the details you need and place your Dodge Challenger order at All-Star’s Saint Charles area Chrysler cars dealership today!