More on Chrysler's U.S. sales

|By:, SA News Editor

Chrysler (FIATY) had a strong month in the U.S. in March with both the Fiat and Jeep brands setting records.

Truck sales soared 34% to 147,045, while car sales were 25% lower at 46,870.

The automaker ended the month with 71 days supply of inventory.

Model sales tallies: Jeep Grand Cherokee +26% to 15,904; Jeep Wrangler +12% to 14,481; Dodge Charger +15% to 10,816; Dodge Caravan +27% to 14,165.