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Brands related to this company: Alfa Romeo, Chrysler, Dodge, Ferrari, Fiat, Jeep, Lancia, Maserati

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With PSA in frame, FCA-GM merger still no sense

16 February 2017

Since before the bailouts of 2009, industry and financial mavens have been calling for the merger of Fiat Chrysler Automobiles and General Motors or, failing that, the acquisition of FCA by GM.


ANALYSIS: How global will FCA go with Fiat Tipo?

27 January 2017

One year on from the start of production in Turkey, Fiat’s low-cost replacement for the Bravo is selling well, especially in Italy and even in Mexico where it has Dodge Neon badges. Will this become a global model for China and Brazil too?


Could FCA revive the afforable roadster market?

9 January 2017

Styling wise, the Mazda-based 124 Spider could be a mini-Maserati, and the interior is better than that of the three-times as pricey Alfa 4C. This little roadster has much to offer for anyone wanting an alternative to the plethora of B-SUVs bombarding the European and North American markets.


Chrysler, Dodge & RAM future models - an analysis

16 December 2016

The seventh and final feature in the series concerning the future model plans of FCA Italy's and FCA US' brands is an analysis of what's coming for Chrysler, Dodge and RAM.

Latest interviews


Nexteer president and COO Laurent Bresson

19 January 2015

Nexteer, the former GM Saginaw steering division, has flourished under the ownership of China-based Pacific Century Motors its owner since 2011. Calum MacRae caught up with Nexteer’s president and COO Laurent Bresson at the recent NAIAS.


INTERVIEW: Fiat brand head, Olivier Francois

17 November 2014

Fiat's 500 family could be the template for future C or D segment models, Fiat global brand chief Olivier Francois has hinted in an interview with just-auto.


INTERVIEW: Shell's Dr. Jens Sommer

11 November 2014

Dr. Jens Sommer has worked as Senior Transmission Expert in Shell Global Solutions in Germany since 2010. Currently, he is based at Shell's new Technology Centre in Shanghai to support local OEMs. As Senior Transmission Expert, Dr. Sommer is in charge of manual transmission and dry dual clutch transmission fluid development activities, which covers passenger cars as well as heavy duty applications.


GKN all-wheel-drive technology update

7 October 2014

Interview with Rob Rickell, Senior Vice President Global Engineering, Principal Engineer, GKN plc. At the recent Paris Show, Calum MacRae caught up with him to discuss technology developments in the AWD market such as driveline disconnect and e-axles.

Latest news


Geneva show debuts list - Range Rover Velar

22 February 2017

Land Rover has announced the Range Rover Velar, Aston Martin will reveal the Vanquish S and Dacia will premiere a Stepway version of the Logan MCV at the Geneva motor show.


FCA US recalls AWD cars to replace propshaft bolts

20 February 2017

FCA US LLC is recalling an estimated 69,298 full-size, all-wheel-drive cars in the US to replace their front propshaft bolts.


GKN and SDS commence AWD Disconnect production

16 February 2017

GKN Driveline’s Chinese joint venture partner SDS has commenced production of its complete all-wheel drive (AWD) Disconnect system for small to medium-sized vehicles in China.


just-auto Plus only FCA Europe sales up 15.2% in January 2017

16 February 2017

In January, FCA sales in Europe were up 15.2% year-over-year, once again outperforming the industry average of 10.1%. Group market share increased to 7.0% from 6.6% one year ago. January sales were up 31.4% for Alfa Romeo, 17.3% for Fiat and 2.5% for Lancia....


2017 Chicago motor show - world debuts

10 February 2017

FCA US, Ford Motor Company, Hyundai Motor America, Nissan North America and Subaru of America all had vehicle world premieres at the 2017 Chicago auto show.


FCA now falls under French anti-fraud spotlight

9 February 2017

Fiat Chrysler Automobile (FCA) has become the latest manufacturer to fall under the forensic spotlight of France's anti-fraud office (DGCCRF) concerning emissions testing, but strongly insists its diesel vehicles comply with regulations.


just-auto Plus only FCA Italy announces efficiency bonus for employees

8 February 2017

FCA notified trade unions on 7 February 2017, of the amount of the 2016 efficiency bonus to be paid to all Group employees in Italy in February, as provided in the FCA collective labour agreement. Measurement of actual performance, which varies by...


Maserati hit by US fire risk recalls

7 February 2017

Maserati is recalling a number of models in the US that are subject to fire risk due to incorrect seat wiring harness layout and a fuel line problem.


just-auto Plus only FCA Italy sales surge 12.3% in January 2017

6 February 2017

In January, FCA sales in Italy were up 12.3% year-over-year, outpacing the industry average of 10.1%. Market share was 60 basis points higher at 29.3%. Leading the growth were Alfa Romeo and Fiat, which posted respective sales increases of 27.2% and 14.5% for...


just-auto Plus only Maserati North America January 2017 sales up 69.3%

2 February 2017

Maserati North America announced its January 2017 sales results, solidifying the luxury Italian automaker as the number one premium brand for year-over-year sales in the US with an increase of 69.3% for January, compared with the same month in 2016. Maserati...


just-auto Plus only FCA US sales decrease 11% in January 2017

2 February 2017

FCA US LLC on 1 February 2017 reported US sales of 152,218 units, an 11% decrease compared with sales in January 2016 (171,352 units). In January, fleet sales of 42,868 units were down 31% year over year as FCA US continues its strategy of reducing its...


just-auto Plus only FCA Canada January 2017 sales up 2%

2 February 2017

FCA Canada reported January 2017 sales of 18,443 vehicles, an increase of 2% compared with sales in January 2016 of 18,068. Retail sales represented 75% of total sales, while fleet sales were 25%. Retail sales were 13,862 units in January 2017, down...


just-auto Plus only FCA Mexico January 2017 sales up 15%

2 February 2017

FCA Mexico reported January sales of 9,612 units, up 15% versus 2016; best January since 2009. “We started 2017 on the right path," said Bruno Cattori, president and CEO of FCA Mexico. "Our Chrysler Pacifica was named North American Utility...


just-auto Plus only FCA US to make profit sharing payment to employees

27 January 2017

As a result of the company’s strong 2016 financial performance, FCA US announced on 26 January 2017 that it will make average profit sharing payments of US$5,000 to eligible UAW-represented employees. approximately 40,000 employees will receive the...


FCA books bumper EUR1.8bn net profit in 2016

26 January 2017

Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCA) has posted net profit of EUR1.8 billion for 2016 (USD1.9bn) compared with just EUR93m in the previous year when it was impacted by restructuring and recall costs.


Gestamp launches first Indian hot stamping plant

26 January 2017

Gestamp, the Spanish multinational company designing, developing and making metal components for the automotive industry, has launched a new plant specialised in hot stamping in Pune (India).


Trump tells Big 3 CEOs: more US plants and jobs

24 January 2017

As expected, president Donald Trump encouraged chief executives of General Motors, Ford and Fiat Chrysler at a Tuesday (24 January) breakfast meeting to increase production in the US and boost employment there, media reports said.


Dodge Demon leaked after Vin Diesel Fast 8 event

20 January 2017

FCA US' marketing campaign for the 2018 Dodge Challenger SRT Demon has suddenly become old news after the car was filmed and photographed at an event to promote The Fate of the Furious. While only a new variant of an old car and obviously developed to try to keep the Challenger selling, the Demon is to be even faster than the 707hp Hellcat.


just-auto Plus only FCA Europe sales rise 14.1% in 2016

18 January 2017

FCA closed 2016 with sales in Europe (EU28+EFTA) totalling nearly 993,000 vehicles (+14.1% year-over-year compared with +6.5% for the industry) and market share 50 basis points higher at 6.6%. All brands outperformed the industry, with Jeep sales up 19.0%,...


Germany v Italy over FCA diesel emissions, again

17 January 2017

A row has again broken out between Germany and Italy over vehicle emissions.


EPA hits FCA with violation notice over diesel NOx

12 January 2017

Increased government scrutiny following the Volkswagen 'dieselgate' has led to the US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) issuing a notice of violation to Fiat Chrysler Automobiles and FCA US for alleged violations of the Clean Air Act relating to NOx emissions from diesel vehicles. Promising a fight, FCA US in turn insisted its "diesel-powered vehicles meet all applicable regulatory requirements".


FCA announces management changes

12 January 2017

Fiat Chrysler Automobiles has announced management changes with immediate effect.


just-auto Plus only FCA makes senior leadership changes

12 January 2017

Fiat Chrysler Automobiles N.V. announces the following leadership changes with immediate effect. Daphne Zheng is named as the chief operating officer (COO) of China. Zheng, who has been with FCA for more than eight years, most recently served as the...


2017 Detroit auto show - world debuts list

11 January 2017

All the world premieres from the 2017 North American International Auto Show are listed below. The most important models this year were of course the ninth generation Toyota Camry, which will also be the first vehicle using the (TN)GA-K architecture to be manufactured in the US; and the updated Ford F-150 which gains fresh engines, including a diesel.


just-auto Plus only FCA US presents new 2017 Chrysler Pacifica Hybrid

11 January 2017

The all-new 2017 Chrysler Pacifica Hybrid, the most efficient minivan of all time, offers consumers a brighter shade of green performance.   How much brighter? Just over 31%, compared with the previous-generation, gasoline-powered Chrysler...


FCA announces big US plant spend

9 January 2017

Fiat Chrysler Automobiles, on the eve of the Detroit show, said it would spend US$1bn to modernise two plants in the US Midwest and create 2,000 jobs.


CES 2017 - list of world debuts

6 January 2017

The 2017 Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas, open to the public between 5 and 8 January, hosted multiple car, concept and automotive technology world premieres.


just-auto Plus only Harman introduces intelligent cockpit in CES 2017

6 January 2017

Harman International, the premier connected technologies company for automotive, consumer and enterprise markets, on 5 January, 2017 brought technology from concept to reality with the unveiling of its industry leading intelligent cockpit, powered by...


just-auto Plus only FCA US December 2016 sales down 10%

5 January 2017

FCA US LLC on 4 January 2017 reported US sales of 192,519 units, a 10% decrease compared with sales in December 2015 (213,923 units).   For the full year, the Ram Truck and Jeep brands each recorded year-over-year sales gains versus sales in 2015. FCA...


just-auto Plus only FCA Mexico December 2016 sales up 20%

5 January 2017

FCA Mexico set a new sales record, best sales month since 2007, with 14,226 units, up 20% versus 2015. “We closed 2016 with positive sales momentum, our best sales since 2007 as the launch of new vehicles reinforce our competitiveness in key...

Fiat-Chrysler Group news

Geneva show debuts list - Range Rover Velar

22 February 2017

Land Rover has announced the Range Rover Velar, Aston Martin will reveal the Vanquish S and Dacia...


FCA US recalls AWD cars to replace propshaft bolts

20 February 2017

FCA US LLC is recalling an estimated 69,298 full-size, all-wheel-drive cars in the US to replace...


With PSA in frame, FCA-GM merger still no sense

16 February 2017

Since before the bailouts of 2009, industry and financial mavens have been calling for the merger...


GKN and SDS commence AWD Disconnect production

16 February 2017

GKN Driveline's Chinese joint venture partner SDS has commenced production of its complete al...


just-auto Plus only FCA Europe sales up 15.2% in January 2017

16 February 2017

In January, FCA sales in Europe were up 15.2% year-over-year, once again outperforming the indust...


2017 Chicago motor show - world debuts

10 February 2017

FCA US, Ford Motor Company, Hyundai Motor America, Nissan North America and Subaru of America all...



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