Dodge (USA) is a brand of cars produced by the American company Chrysler. The Dodge brand produces passenger cars, pickup trucks, SUVs and commercial vehicles. The company was founded in 1900 by the Dodge brothers to produce automotive parts. In 1914, the production of their own cars began. Dodge was sold to Chrysler Corporation in 1928, was part of the DaimlerChrysler alliance from 1997 to 2008, and is now part of Fiat-Chrysler LLC.