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

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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.


Jeep future models - a global analysis

14 December 2016

The penultimate feature in the series concerning the future model plans of FCA' passenger vehicle brands is an analysis of what's ahead for Jeep.


Fiat & Abarth future models - a global analysis

13 December 2016

The final chapter in a series of articles exploring the current and next models from FCA Italy’s stable of makes centres on the Fiat brand, as well as Abarth.

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


Germany v Italy over FCA diesel emissions, again

17 January 2017

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


Geneva show debut - BMW, Jaguar & Opel premieres

17 January 2017

Facelifts for the BMW 4 Series range as well as the new Jaguar XF estate and the Opel Crossland X will have their public debuts at the Geneva motor show.


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.


FCA to reveal 700hp+ Dodge Demon at New York show

12 January 2017

The first vehicle debut to be announced for April's New York International Auto Show (NYIAS) is FCA US' 2018 Dodge Challenger SRT Demon. 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 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...


just-auto Plus only FCA Canada December 2016 sales down 11%

5 January 2017

FCA Canada today reported December 2016 total sales of 18,870, down 11% as compared with December 2015 sales (21,281). Retail sales were 14,445 units, down 7% from the same month one year ago. December fleet sales were 4,425 units, down 23% from December 2015....


FCA Italy 2016 sales up 18.4%

4 January 2017

FCA says it closed 2016 with sales results that outperformed the Italian industry for both the month and the full year and achieved its best market share since 2012. 


Adient and FCA team for Chrysler Portal seat

4 January 2017

Adient has teamed with FCA to produce a future seat for the automaker’s Chrysler Portal concept vehicle.


just-auto Plus only Adient produces Chrysler Portal's seat concept

4 January 2017

Adient, the world's largest global automotive seating supplier, has collaborated with FCA US LLC to produce a vision of the future of seating for the automaker's Chrysler Portal concept vehicle. The Chrysler Portal is a forward-thinking...


FCA and Google collaboration at CES

3 January 2017

FCA and Google collaborate on a "Uconnect System Concept"


NHTSA investigates Chrysler 'rollaway' problem

21 December 2016

The NHTSA has launched an investigation into about a million Fiat Chrysler Ram pickup trucks and SUVs prompted by complaints that vehicles have rolled away and crashed after being parked.


just-auto Plus only Maserati AGAP Plant rolls out its 100,000th car

21 December 2016

On 5 December, 2016, at the Avv. Giovanni Agnelli Plant (AGAP) where the Ghibli sports sedan and the Quattroporte limousine are built, celebrations were held to mark the production of the 100,000th car. It was a white Quattroporte Model Year 2017, equipped...


just-auto Plus only FCA Europe sales up 10.1% in November 2016

16 December 2016

For the month of November, FCA sales in Europe totalled nearly 75,300 units. This represented a 10.1% year-over-year increase, compared with a 5.6% industry average. For the eleven months year-to-date, unit sales totalled 918,600 vehicles, an increase of 14.2%...


just-auto Plus only ANCAP scores Fiat/Subaru/Mercedes models five star

15 December 2016

Leading independent vehicle safety advocate, the Australasian New Car Assessment Program (ANCAP), on 15 December 2016 published safety credentials for the Fiat 500X, Subaru Impreza and Mercedes-Benz E-Class. All three meet the latest 2016 requirements for 5...


just-auto Plus only New Chrysler Pacifica earns IIHS 2017 TSP + rating

8 December 2016

The 2017 Chrysler Pacifica is the lone minivan among vehicles to earn a 2017 Top Safety Pick+ (TSP+) rating from the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS). IIHS reprises the Chrysler Pacifica's 2016 TSP+ designation, and complements the...


just-auto Plus only FCA presents new 2017 Dodge Challenger GT AWD

8 December 2016

Designed and engineered for world-class precision, the new 2017 Dodge Challenger GT all-wheel drive (AWD) delivers the performance, power and all-weather capability to carve through some of the worst weather mother nature can dish out. From winding through...


China adds extra 10% tax on super luxury cars

5 December 2016

The Chinese government introduced an additional tax on top end luxury cars at the beginning of December as it continues to target the excesses of the country’s super-rich.


just-auto Plus only FCA secures EUR250m European Investment Bank loan

5 December 2016

The European Investment Bank (“EIB”) and Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (“FCA”) announced on 2 December 2016 that they have finalised a EUR250m (US$2016m) loan for research and development (“R&D”) projects implemented by FCA....


just-auto Plus only FCA Italy sales up 10.4% in November 2016

5 December 2016

FCA continued to outperform the industry average in Italy, with unit sales up 10.4% in November (+8.2% for the industry) and 18.7% for the eleven months year-to-date (+16.5% for the industry). November sales totalled more than 41,300 units, pushing market...


just-auto Plus only FCA Canada November 2016 sales dip 3%

5 December 2016

FCA Canada on 1 December 2016 reported sales of 20,674 units, down 3% compared with sales in November 2015 of 21,363 units. FCA Canada retail sales were 15,012 units in November (flat as compared to November 2015), while fleet sales were 5,662 units (down...


Chrysler builds last 200

2 December 2016

FCA US built the final Chrysler 200 on Friday, having announced the model's demise back in July, along with plans to spend US$1.48bn at its Sterling Heights Assembly Plant in Michigan to retool for the redesigned Ram 1500 pickup truck "and support the future growth of the Ram brand".


Chrysler starts building Pacifica Hybrid

2 December 2016

FCA has started production of the US industry's first electrified minivan, the 2017 Chrysler Pacifica Hybrid at its Windsor Assembly Plant in Ontario, Canada.

Fiat-Chrysler Group news

Germany v Italy over FCA diesel emissions, again

17 January 2017

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


Geneva show debut - BMW, Jaguar & Opel premieres

17 January 2017

Facelifts for the BMW 4 Series range as well as the new Jaguar XF estate and the Opel Crossland X...


EPA hits FCA with violation notice over diesel NOx

12 January 2017

Increased government scrutiny following the Volkswagen 'dieselgate' has led to the US Env...


FCA announces management changes

12 January 2017

Fiat Chrysler Automobiles has announced management changes with immediate effect. Daphne Zheng...


FCA to reveal 700hp+ Dodge Demon at New York show

12 January 2017

The first vehicle debut to be announced for April's New York International Auto Show (NYIAS) is F...


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....



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