FILE - In this 2009 file photo released by Chrysler Corp., the 2011 Jeep Grand Cherokee is shown. The new version of one of Chrysler's top sellers, which goes on sale in June, has a lot riding on its shoulders. (AP Photo/Chrysler Corp., Jim Frenak, File) (AP Photo/Chrysler Corp., Jim Frenak, File)
May 21, 2010 1:14:32 PM PDT
By MIKE HOUSEHOLDER Associated Press Writer
DETROIT (AP) - May 21, 2010 --
Chrysler Group LLC gave a big boost to the battered Michigan economy Friday when it announced the addition of about 1,100 workers to help build the new Jeep Grand Cherokee.