Dodge Celebrates 30 Years of Groovy Minivans

Dodge Grand Caravan

2013 Dodge Grand Caravan

A minivan will never be the sexiest car on the market. Nor will it ever be “cool”—not even hipsters have been able to fully wrap their ironic minds around the car of the soccer mom. But in business—as well as in family—sustained success and security are actually pretty cool. So, after thirty dependable years, it’s safe to say that the Dodge Grand Caravan is one of the coolest cars on the market.

Dodge introduced the Caravan in 1983 and now celebrates three whole decades of manufacturing minivans. Dodge even renamed the Caravan to the Grand Caravan back in 2008, rewarding the van for its longevity and dependability.

This year, Rochester Hills Chrysler Jeep Dodge, in Rochester Hills, MI, releases the 2014 Grand Caravan, building on that rich thirty-year history to provide families with the best possible product. The 2014 edition of the Grand Caravan comes with tons of storage space, seats seven passengers very comfortably, achieves 283 horsepower, and nets 25 mpg on the highway.

Maybe the 2014 Dodge Caravan won’t win any awards for its sense of style and fashion. But thirty years of best-selling success speaks for itself. Come test drive the groovy Grand Caravan at Rochester Hills CJDR today.

Why Buy a Used Chrysler, Jeep, Dodge or Ram

Used Jeep Liberty

2010 Jeep Liberty

Today more and more people are buying used cars due to their higher quality materials and ability to last longer. The reasons to buy a new car are simple. You would be the sole person regulating maintenance, it is less likely to go haywire, you can pick out exactly what you want and a few other personal reasons. Why bother buying a used car when you can buy a new one? Main reasons are the cost of purchase combined with less maintenance, lower sales tax, insurance and interest on financing.
The cost of buying a used car could save you the amount of money you would spend on gas for five years. In fact, within the first five years, cars experience around 45% depreciation and in three years they see on average 32% depreciation.
If you are looking for a used car, truck or SUV, Chrysler Group LLC is known for having long lasting, durable and reliable vehicles. Every Chrysler, Jeep, Dodge and Ram certified pre-owned vehicle at the Rochester Hills Chrysler Jeep dealership must pass the certification process to guarantee the highest quality of the finest vehicles. The certification process involves a thorough oriented 125-point inspection and a rehab process using only Authentic Mopar Parts at Rochester Hills Chrysler Jeep’s Service Department. Rochester Hills Chrysler Jeep in Rochester Hills, MI, near Detroit offers a wide selection of both new and used cars at competitive prices. Along with an experienced service department, there is a finance team to help you pick out the perfect plan for your needs, By providing finance packages, processing your credit application and helping obtain credit, first time buyers program, loans, leases and more.
Take a look at Rochester Hills Chrysler Jeep’s large inventory and find pre-owned vehicles including Chrysler 200, Chrysler 300, Jeep Grand Cherokee, Jeep Wrangler, Dodge Dart, Ram Trucks and many more.

What to Do After a Car Accident

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With over 10,800,000 accidents alone in the US in 2009, it is important to be prepared in case you are ever involved in one. In fact, the National Highway Traffic Administration has done a study providing research that every minute of the day there is an auto accident somewhere in the world. That is over 1,440 car accidents a day. Would you considered yourself prepared? Rochester Hills Chrysler Jeep Dodge Ram wants to make sure you know what steps to take after an accident to make sure everyone is safe and that you are fully covered.

1) First make sure you and everyone involved in the accident is ok and does not need immediate attention. Then call 911 and tell them what happened and your location.
2) Exchange contact information with the other vehicle(s) involved in the accident. Do not forget to ask for names, addresses, vehicle license number, license plate and phone numbers.
3) Grab a piece of paper and pens to try and recreate the scene to help you better describe what happened while it is still fresh in your head. Often times it helps to take pictures of cars, damage and license plate number to help later with your insurance claim.
4) Once the officer arrives and has completed the report, remember to ask for a report number.
5) Lastly, contact your insurance company as soon as you can to inform them with what happened and if any damage occurred.

After a car wreck it is hard to keep your concentration on target with all of the emotions running through your head. It can be helpful to write these steps down and keep them in your car so you do not forget any of them. If damage should occur, Rochester Hills Chrysler Jeep Dodge Ram has a full service and maintenance repair shop to help fix any damages on any make. Rochester Hills Chrysler Jeeps also works on popular models including Chevy, Ford, Honda, Toyota, Lexus and many more. Fill out a service request for specific inquires or call (888)672-7010 for additional information.

‘Fast and Furious 6’ Features Dodge Vehicles

Dodge Challenger

2012 Dodge Challenger SRT8

The time of year when summer blockbuster movies come out is always an exciting one. One that we are extremely excited about here at Rochester Hills Chrysler Jeep Dodge Ram is ‘Fast and Furious 6,’ which opens May 24 and features—you guessed it—our favorite Dodge vehicles.

The featured cars will include the 2012 Dodge Challenger SRT8, the Challenger, the Charger, and the Daytona. ‘Fast and Furious’ and Dodge pair perfectly, each exemplifying innovation and excitement to large audiences.

The president and CEO of Dodge said, “Dodge has been at the heart of the Fast & Furious franchise since the beginning and we are proud to be a part of ‘Fast and Furious 6.’”

Some of the promotions revolving around the movie include a new National Television Commercial involving a “How to” on how to make your car Fast and Furious and a ‘Flash to the Future’ Dealer Commercial, in which the driver is instantly put into a scene from the movie when his hands touch the wheel of the Dodge Challenger. Make sure to stop in to Rochester Hills Chrysler Jeep Dodge Ram to tell us what you think of the movie, and be sure to check out all of the Dodge vehicles featured in ‘Fast and Furious 6’!