September 26, 2017
FCA US LLC will hurl into a Texas Auto Show during a 2017 State Fair of Texas this week, Sept. 29, with a accumulation of displays and interactive practice featuring Chrysler, Dodge, FIAT, Jeep® and Ram code vehicles.
“We’re unapproachable to offer State Fair attendees an well-developed product knowledge right here in a heart of Texas. Our exhibits showcase a newest vehicles and denote how a brands singly ring with Texans,” pronounced Mike Dragojevic, Director of a Southwest Business Center – FCA US.
As a two-time uninterrupted leader of a “Family Car of Texas” during a annual Texas Auto Roundup, a rival automobile eventuality hosted by a Texas Auto Writers Media Association (TAWA), a Chrysler Pacifica and a 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. With some-more than 100 accessible reserve and certainty features, a all-new Uconnect Theater behind chair party system, tri-pane breathtaking sunroof, and a full array of comfort, preference and motorist assistance technologies, a Chrysler Pacifica is a no-compromises minivan ideally matched for today’s families. The Pacifica Hybrid takes this insubordinate automobile a step serve with a innovative, modernized hybrid powertrain. It’s a initial electrified automobile in a minivan shred and achieves 84 miles per gallon homogeneous (MPGe) in electric-only mode and 33 miles of all-electric range.
Building on their abounding birthright of performance, flesh cars and innovative engineering, a Dodge and SRT opening brands will showcase a discerning and absolute flesh automobile — a 2018 Dodge Challenger SRT Hellcat. Taking a opening coupe universe by storm, a Dodge Challenger SRT Hellcat facilities a supercharged 6.2-liter HEMI® Hellcat V-8 engine that produces 707 horsepower and 650 lb.-ft. of torque, a tip speed of 199 miles per hour and a National Hot Rod Association (NHRA)-certified, quarter-mile elapsed time of 11.2 seconds on batch Pirelli P Zero tires. With drag radials, a Challenger SRT Hellcat’s quarter-mile run drops to only 10.8 seconds. On tip of that, a Challenger also achieves adult to 22 mpg on a highway. Add in a assertive and organic extraneous styling, race-inspired interior and a Dodge Challenger SRT Hellcat takes a flesh automobile shred to a turn once unthinkable. The Dodge arrangement also will underline a 2018 versions of a Durango, Grand Caravan, Journey and Charger.
The FIAT code continues to showcase a mixed personalities of a FIAT lineup with dual new models: 2017 Fiat 500X Urbana Edition and a new 2018 Fiat 500L. The Fiat 500X Urbana offers business nonetheless another approach to demonstrate themselves with their FIAT vehicle, featuring a unique, civic demeanour with Miron (Metallic Iron) black-painted extraneous and interior elements with copper accents. The 2018 Fiat 500L facilities a redesigned exterior, with new front and behind fascia design, bodyside frame design, circle designs, daytime using light lens and behind side mirror design. The 2018 500L also facilities a revamped, some-more accessible interior that includes a new Uconnect 4 complement with a 7-inch display, Apple CarPlay and Android Auto capability.
The Jeep code earnings to a State Fair with a full lineup of new and award-winning SUVs, including a newest book to a family — a all-new 2018 Jeep Compass. Providing business with mythological and heading 4×4 off-road capability, a Jeep Compass offers higher on-road pushing dynamics, best-in-class fuel-efficient powertrains, 17 combinations for tellurian markets and authentic Jeep pattern that includes an alfresco dual-pane sunroof.
Boasting state-of-the-art reserve and technology, a Jeep Compass offers some-more than 70 accessible modernized reserve and certainty facilities to teach certainty in all pushing conditions. Fairgoers also will suffer a full lineup of vehicles with tip designations from TAWA’s Texas Truck Rodeo:
- Jeep Grand Cherokee: “Mid-Size SUV of Texas”
- Jeep Cherokee: “Compact SUV of Texas”
- Jeep Wrangler Unlimited: “Off-Road Utility Vehicle of Texas”
- Jeep Renegade: “Compact Crossover Utility Vehicle of Texas”
Ram Truck Brand
Over a final 30 years, Ram trucks are proven to final with a top commission of pickups on a highway in Texas. Ram will container a indoor and outside arrangement areas with a extended lineup of new-for-2018 models, facilities and trims that make their initial automobile uncover coming during a State Fair of Texas. Truck enthusiasts will wish to get a close-up demeanour during a new 2018 Ram Harvest Edition. The industry’s initial rural market-specific lorry is installed with facilities that are designed to work and are visually renowned by dual new colors: Case IH Red and New Holland Blue. The Harvest Edition will be accessible opposite a Ram 1500, 2500 and 3500 lineup, in all four-door Quad, Crew and Mega Cab configurations, all box lengths and all powertrains, including 5.7-liter HEMI V-8, 6.4-liter HEMI V-8 and 6.7-liter Cummins Turbo Diesel. The Ram code also will prominence a endowment designations from TAWA’s Texas Truck Rodeo: Ram 1500 Longhorn as “Luxury Pickup Truck of Texas” and Ram Power Wagon as “Off-Road Pickup Truck.” Ram also promises attendees a few surprises that will be certain to make any lorry shopper’s “must see” list.
Additionally, a company’s mobility organisation will arrangement a Ram 1500 upfitted with adaptive apparatus to support people with disabilities, singular mobility or strength and who have a need for a full-size pickup. Optional facilities embody a lightweight wheelchair lift support complement to mislay wheelchairs from a lorry bed and position it along a vehicle. A rotating and seat-lowering complement enables a motorist to slip in and out of a lorry with small effort. The new Ram 1500 adaptive apparatus will assistance yield leisure and autonomy so people can live an active lifestyle or enter a workforce again. FCA US was a initial OEM to support a automotive mobility attention and a initial in a attention to assistance palliate a financial weight of drivers with earthy challenges. The association offers money reimbursements adult to $1,000 for losses associated to adaptive equipment. Now, with some-more than 20 vehicles able of adaptation, FCA US is committed to ancillary a mobility segment.
Free, Interactive Experiences for State Fair Attendees
The FCA indoor and outside displays will underline a series of fun practice for fairgoers with Chrysler, Jeep, Dodge, Ram and FIAT vehicles.
Auto Show Building (Indoor)
Shadow Family Decals: visitors can poise with their family and friends, holding a code trademark of their choice, afterwards accept a white vinyl conformation decal to request to their vehicle’s behind window. New trademark additions this year embody a Scorpion trademark for Fiat Abarth, as good as a singular pattern for a all-new Jeep Compass.
Fun Photo Op: a green shade offers fairgoers a choice of vehicles and scenes, including a Dodge Demon. The stage is superimposed onto a photo, afterwards emailed to a member as a keepsake or to post on amicable media.
Dodge Viper Simulator Challenge: This interactive vaunt returns, enabling participants to exam their lane time while “driving” an tangible Viper staged in front of 3 breathtaking video screens that underline picturesque sound effects. The simulator provides a real-life, behind-the-wheel knowledge but withdrawal a automobile uncover floor.
Ram Truck Zone (Outdoor)
All-new this year is a “Ram Slots” game, where visitors can launch 3 Ram discs onto a scarcely 30-foot-wide by 12-foot-high personification house where a discs rebound from brace to brace eventually descending into a esteem slot. Visitors also can exam their strength during a Ram High Striker, a classical “ring-the-bell” satisfactory mid game. The ever-popular automatic longhorn float will return. Guests who brave to float a longhorn in a Ram Truck Zone will get to keep their rodeo “back number” as a souvenir, that creates a good print op to uncover friends and family your skills and bravery. The outside Ram Truck arrangement also includes Big Red, a print eventuality with a recorded Longhorn steer.
About a Texas Auto Show during a State Fair of Texas
The Texas Auto Show has been partial of a State Fair of Texas given 1913. Throughout a history, a Texas Auto Show has been a pivotal captivate during a annual 24-day eventuality any tumble in Dallas. Admission to a Texas Auto Show is enclosed with any sheet to a fair. The 2017 carnival runs Sept. 29 by Oct. 22 in Fair Park, Texas. Visit texasautoshow.bigtex.com for some-more information.
About FCA US LLC
FCA US LLC is a North American automaker formed in Auburn Hills, Michigan. It designs, manufactures, and sells or distributes vehicles underneath a Chrysler, Dodge, Jeep®, Ram, FIAT and Alfa Romeo brands, as good as a SRT opening designation. The Company also distributes Mopar and Alfa Romeo tools and accessories. FCA US is building on a ancestral foundations of Chrysler Corp., determined in 1925 by attention idealist Walter P. Chrysler and Fabbrica Italiana Automobili Torino (F.I.A.T.), founded in Italy in 1899 by pioneering entrepreneurs, including Giovanni Agnelli. FCA US is a member of a Fiat Chrysler Automobiles N.V. (FCA) family of companies. (NYSE: FCAU/ MTA: FCA).
FCA, a seventh-largest automaker in a universe formed on sum annual automobile sales, is an general automotive group. FCA is listed on a New York Stock Exchange underneath a pitch “FCAU” and on a Mercato Telematico Azionario underneath a pitch “FCA.”
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