Design | June 17 2016

Designer follows his childhood passion to success

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What if? Chad Vermeulen is a firm believer in the power of “what if.” As a design engineer at FCA Canada’s Automotive Research and Development Centre in Windsor, Ontario, he’s found that asking “what if” can open the door to a host of new creative possibilities. In fact, it became a prime motivator for his
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Manufacturing | June 16 2016

Green FCA: One thing leads to another: Reducing emissions leads to better corrosion protection

Sometimes, in manufacturing, a good solution can lead to other challenges. However, resolving that challenge also can lead to a better solution. That’s what happened when we discovered that an improved body sealing system at our Belvidere, Ill., Assembly Plant was causing more emissions. But, Belvidere and FCA personnel along with a supplier found a
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Jeep | June 14 2016

Where in the world is Dan Grec?

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If you remember, the intrepid Aussie-born Outlander and his customized Jeep® Wrangler Rubicon rolled into FCA headquarters in Auburn Hills, Michigan, in May to bring us up to date on plans for his most ambitious road trip yet – a nearly 8,000-mile journey in his customized Jeep Wrangler Rubicon around the continent of Africa Dan
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