The new CEO of Fiat Chrysler Automobiles is tired of being No. 3 in U.S. pickup truck sales, so is considering the possibility of adding manufacturing capabilities in Mexico to help that dream come true.
With a strategy of loading up its revamped Ram 1500 full-size trucks with new features — ranging from 12-inch touch screens on the dashboard to large battery packs and electric motors to help adjust speed and gears and conserve fuel — the automaker is banking on a sustained surge in demand.
To make more Ram trucks, Fiat Chrysler reconsiders Mexico
Chief Executive Mike Manley is now reconsidering a decision announced in January to stop building Ram heavy-duty pickups at a plant in Saltillo, Mexico.
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FCA May Build Next Gen RAM HD In Mexico After All ___ Automotive Car TV/Automotive Car News TV/FCA
FCA will contribute more than $1 billion to modernize a Michigan truck plant to create the cutting edge Ram Heavy Duty pickup, which will be moved from Saltillo, Mexico, beginning in 2020. The venture at the Warren, Mich.., get together plant pursues designs point by point in January 2017 to grow the industrial facility to manufacture all-new Jeep Wagoneer and Grand Wagoneer SUVs.
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Ram Wants To Be #2 In Trucks Sales And Might Build Them In Mexico To Overtake GM | Carscoops
FCA could reverse its previous decision to build the next-generation Ram HD in Michigan.
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Ram Trucks Rethinking Plan to Move Pickup Production from Mexico to US After Trade Deal
Fiat-Chrysler planned to bring HD pickup production back to Michigan. The new trade agreement has it reconsidering.
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Fiat Chrysler Automobiles NV’s new CEO is tired of being No. 3 in U.S. pickup truck sales.