• Fiat Chrysler Automobiles Fined R1 Billion For The Hellcat

    6 monthes ago - By Zero 2 Turbo

    A recent report by Reuters mentions that Fiat Chrysler Automobiles paid $77 million in US civil penalties at the end of last year because it failed to meet 2016 model year fuel economy requirements.
    As you read in the title the culprit was too many powerful V8 models such as the Dodge Charger and Challenger Hellcat models packing 707 horses. A few years later the same engine was fitted into the Jeep Grand Cherokee with their Trackhawk but not all the blame is on the ‘Hellcat' models.
    Not at all surprisingly, the automaker today is lobbying the Trump administration to revise fuel economy...
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