Crucial cars for Chrysler

To turn around its falling sales numbers, these are the cars and trucks DaimlerChrysler's Chrysler Group must get right.

Big truck
Dodge Ram
Big truck
The Ram's tractor-trailer-like front end was a revelation when it was first introduced for the 1994 model year and has since become a signature look for the whole Dodge brand. But this truck is due for a major redesign. (Its last was for the 2002 model year and minor changes were made for 2006.)

GM has recently redone its GMC Sierra and Chevrolet Silverado with award-winning results. Ford is close to redesigning its market-leading F150. And Toyota has just entered the fray with its new full-sized Tundra. GM and Ford truck buyers are famously loyal, too, so the Ram looks like the weakling Toyota could target in this herd.


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Minivan

Crossovers

Family car

Subcompact

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Sporty coupe
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