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Fiat Chrysler engineers 'sweat over' next-generation minivan

Fiat Chrysler Automobiles staff have been “sweating over” the details of the next-generation minivan, said Ralph Gilles, FCA’s senior vice-president of product design.

“I never worked on a program where we researched the customers so deeply and had conversations not only with the customer on the outside, but internal minivan owners inside the company,” said Gilles, who is overseeing the team redesigning the next-generation Chrysler Town and Country. 761 more words


Minivan Shake-Up Chrysler Town & Country vs. Toyota Sienna & Honda Odyssey

Minivan Shake-Up

What a difference a year makes.  Chrysler Town & Country and Dodge Grand Caravan combined have been the best-selling minivan in America for 30 years, beginning in 1984 when Chrysler created the first minivan, the Dodge Caravan.  187 more words

The dual-minivan plan, revisited

Rumors from Windsor suggested first that the current “RT” minivan body would continue for some years alongside the new “RU,” and then that it would be dropped as soon as the new designs came out — in Chrysler form only. 170 more words

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New minivan, WAP get $2B overhaul: Marchionne

Fiat Chrysler Automobiles is investing more than $2 billion in the “best possible minivan”  and one of the largest retoolings in the history of Windsor Assembly Plant, FCA CEO Sergio Marchionne said Monday. 915 more words


Assembly plant retooling 'significant,' says Chrysler Canada CEO

Chrysler Canada CEO Reid Bigland said Thursday the Windsor Assembly Plant will be undergo “significant” retooling in preparation for the next generation minivan.

“A lot of that change is just making modifications to the plant to get ready for the next generation minivan,” Bigland told reporters at the company’s headquarters in Auburn Hills, Mich. 643 more words


Chrysler minivans set records as North American auto sales boom

The Windsor-built Chrysler Town and Country was the top-selling minivan in the United States last year, and helped Fiat Chrysler post record-setting sales on both sides of the border. 843 more words


WAP to build new minivan and full-size crossover, says analyst

The Windsor Assembly Plant will not only build the next-generation minivan and its plug-in hybrid cousin, but a Chrysler-badged, full-size crossover vehicle, according to a U.S.-based industry forecasting firm. 414 more words