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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


FCA Q1 2017 EBIT up 11%

27 April 2017

Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCA) booked record first quarter adjusted EBIT of EUR1.5bn (US$1.63bn), up 11% year on year and confirmed its full year guidance.


just-auto Plus only FCA India announces senior management changes

27 April 2017

Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCA) India on 27 April 2017 announced senior level additions to its core team with Rahul Pansare joining as the new head of Marketing and Sushant Balsekar, the new head of PR and Corporate Communications. These appointments come at a...


KBB sees US April off 3%, 2017 a down year

26 April 2017

New vehicle sales in the US are expected to decrease 3% year on year to 1.45m units in April 2017, resulting in an estimated 17.1m seasonally adjusted annual rate (SAAR), according to Kelley Blue Book (KBB).


just-auto Plus only Waymo program to add more Chrysler hybrid minivans

26 April 2017

FCA US LLC announced that Waymo will add 500 Chrysler Pacifica Hybrid minivans to expand its self-driving program. FCA previously delivered 100 minivans, modified for self-driving, to Waymo during the second half of 2016. Production of the additional 500...


2017 Auto Shanghai motor show world premieres

24 April 2017

Auto Shanghai 2017 did not disappoint, with a vast number of concept, prototype and production model world debuts. The most important vehicle premiere will probably prove to be the Wuling Hong Guang S3, this being the first SUV for the number one brand in the world's largest market.


just-auto Plus only FCA opens new Mopar PDC in Virginia

19 April 2017

FCA US celebrated the official opening on 18 April 2017 of a new Mopar Parts Distribution Centre (PDC) in Winchester, Virginia. The 400,000-plus square-foot facility represents a US$12.2m investment by FCA US and more than 70 jobs over two shifts. It is also...


just-auto Plus only FCA Europe sales up 18.2% in March 2017

19 April 2017

In March, FCA sales in Europe were up 18.2% year-over-year, significantly above the 10.9% average increase for the industry. Market share was 50 basis points higher at 6.8%. All group brands posted increases, with sales up 45.7% for Alfa Romeo, 17.1% for Fiat,...


FCA's Marchionne cool on VW tie-up

18 April 2017

Fiat Chrysler (FCA) chief Sergio Marchionne, in his latest reported remarks, has appeared to row back from recent comments suggesting he is seeking to rapidly strike a merger deal with another big OEM.


Jeep India MD sees RHD Compass as a turning point

13 April 2017

Fiat Chrysler is betting on the locally made Jeep Compass to shake off its insignificant presence in the Indian car market, with its chief executive telling ETAuto the new SUV will be the "tipping point" for the turnaround of Fiat Chrysler in the country.


2017 New York motor show - global debuts list

13 April 2017

There was no stand-out star at this year's New York International Auto Show, though for sheer novelty value, FCA's 840 horsepower Dodge Challenger SRT Demon could be rightly thought of as the biggest attraction.


Euro NCAP gives BMW 5 Series top five-star rating

12 April 2017

Euro NCAP testing gave the BMW 5 Series a top five-star safety rating while Fiat's updated Doblo got three stars.


just-auto Plus only FCA US recalls 2014 Fiat 500L vehicles

11 April 2017

NHTSA campaign number: 17V192000 Manufacturer Chrysler (FCA US LLC) Components Power Train Potential number of units affected 25,593 Summary Chrysler (FCA US LLC) is recalling certain 2014 Fiat 500L vehicles. The Powertrain Control Module (PCM) software...


just-auto Plus only Alfa Romeo introduces 2018 Stelvio SUV lineup

7 April 2017

Expanding Alfa Romeo’s Stelvio lineup beyond the ultra-high-performance Quadrifoglio, Stelvio and Stelvio Ti models further highlight the second of a new generation of vehicles embodying Alfa Romeo’s La meccanica delle emozioni (the mechanics of...


just-auto Plus only Ram unveils two new models at the Houston show

6 April 2017

Ram Truck on 5 April 2017 unveiled updates to two of its leading model lines; the 2017 Ram 1500 Rebel and Ram Limited.   For 2017, Ram will add a seventh colour option for the brand’s 1500 off-road model. The Ram Rebel 1500 Delmonico Red joins...


just-auto Plus only FCA Italy sales up 21.3% in March 2017

5 April 2017

In Italy, FCA posted another strong monthly sales performance in March with market share reaching 30.1%, the highest since January 2013. FCA posted March sales of more than 68,000 units, a year-over-year increase of 21.3% compared with 18.2% for the industry....


just-auto Plus only FCA US sales down 5% in March 2017

4 April 2017

FCA US reported US sales of 190,254 units, a 5% decrease compared with sales in March 2016 (199,467 units). In March, fleet sales of 43,992 units were down 15% year over year as FCA US continues its strategy of reducing its sales to the daily rental...


just-auto Plus only FCA Mexico March 2017 sales up 6%

4 April 2017

FCA México reported March sales of 8,436 units, up 6% versus 2016. In the first quarter, FCA México recorded a sales increase of 10% over last year. “In order to broaden the Alfa Romeo lineup, we launched the Alfa Romeo Giulia last...


just-auto Plus only FCA Canada sales 5% up in March 2017

4 April 2017

FCA Canada on 4 April 2017 reported March 2017 sales of 26,531 vehicles, up slightly as compared with sales in March 2016 of 26,469.   Retail sales were 17,949 units in March 2017, down 362 units from March 2016. FCA Canada fleet sales were 8,582 units...


just-auto Plus only AAM introduces more efficient nextgen EcoTrac AWD

31 March 2017

An industry first, American Axle & Manufacturing's (AAM) EcoTrac disconnecting all-wheel drive (AWD) system dramatically increased efficiency, safety and performance when it was introduced several years ago. Now, the second generation of EcoTrac will...


just-auto Plus only Maserati North America recalls Levante vehicles

28 March 2017

NHTSA campaign number: 17V161000 Manufacturer Maserati North America Components Engine and Engine cooling, Electrical system Potential number of units affected 3,299 Summary Maserati North America (Maserati) is recalling certain 2017 Levante vehicles....


just-auto Plus only FCA opens two new training facilities in Indiana

22 March 2017

With the mission of cultivating, planting and growing its Indiana workforce, FCA US officially celebrated the opening of two new training facilities in the Hoosier state during a ceremony today at the World Class Manufacturing Academy housed inside the Tipton...


just-auto Plus only FCA US recalls 2017 Fiat 500X vehicles

21 March 2017

NHTSA campaign number: 17V146000 Manufacturer: Chrysler (FCA US LLC) Components: Tyres Potential number of units affected: 278 Summary Chrysler (FCA US LLC) is recalling certain 2017 Fiat 500X vehicles. When the vehicle has a tyre with low tyre...


Magneti Marelli announces supply deals

17 March 2017

Magneti Marelli has announced supply deals under which its Automotive Lighting and Powertrain Technology divisions supply key components to new vehicle models, many of which were launched at this month's Geneva motor show.


GKN supplies FCA Jeep Compass AWD Disconnect

17 March 2017

GKN announced it is supplying its complete all-wheel drive (AWD) Disconnect system developed for small to medium-sized vehicles for the redesigned Jeep Compass, launched at this month's Geneva motor show, the third FCA group model to have the technology.


just-auto Plus only FCA Europe February 2017 sales up 8.7%

17 March 2017

In February, FCA posted another strong monthly sales performance in Europe (EU28+EFTA), once again outperforming the industry average. Group sales were up 8.7% (+2.1% for the industry) to 88,000 vehicles. Market share was up 50 basis to 7.9%, representing the...


just-auto Plus only TomTom navigation used in new Alfa Romeo Stelvio

15 March 2017

TomTom (TOM2) and Alfa Romeo announced that the all-new Alfa Romeo Stelvio, the iconic Italian brand's first ever sports utility vehicle (SUV), will include TomTom navigation, software and maps, globally. TomTom navigation is seamlessly integrated in...


Trump to eye Obama's last-minute CAFE rules

13 March 2017

US president Donald Trump is expected to roll back another Obama administration policy with an announcement of a review of fuel economy rules on Wednesday (15 March).


just-auto Plus only Magna supplies ADAS/AWD components for Levante

9 March 2017

Magna International announced on 8 March 2017 it is supplying camera-based driver assistance systems and all-wheel-drive components in the new Maserati Levante, as the traditional Italian sports brand enters into the luxury SUV segment for the first...


2017 Geneva motor show - world debuts list

8 March 2017

All the world premieres from the 2017 Geneva motor show are listed below. The most important models this year were the Range Rover Velar, Kia Picanto, Mitsubishi Eclipse Cross, Opel Crossland X & Insignia, Porsche Panamera Sport Turismo, SEAT Ibiza, Subaru XV, Volkswagen Arteon and Volvo XC60.


GENEVA - VW CEO not open to FCA merger talks

8 March 2017

Volkswagen has strongly rejected any suggestion it is open to merger talks with Fiat Chrysler.

Fiat-Chrysler Group news

FCA Q1 2017 EBIT up 11%

27 April 2017

Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCA) booked record first quarter adjusted EBIT of EUR1.5bn (US$1.63bn)...


just-auto Plus only FCA India announces senior management changes

27 April 2017

Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCA) India on 27 April 2017 announced senior level additions to its co...


KBB sees US April off 3%, 2017 a down year

26 April 2017

New vehicle sales in the US are expected to decrease 3% year on year to 1.45m units in April 2017...


just-auto Plus only Waymo program to add more Chrysler hybrid minivans

26 April 2017

FCA US LLC announced that Waymo will add 500 Chrysler Pacifica Hybrid minivans to expand its self...


2017 Auto Shanghai motor show world premieres

24 April 2017

Auto Shanghai 2017 did not disappoint, with a vast number of concept, prototype and production mo...


just-auto Plus only FCA opens new Mopar PDC in Virginia

19 April 2017

FCA US celebrated the official opening on 18 April 2017 of a new Mopar Parts Distribution Centre...



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