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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.


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.


Management briefing - Paris motor show preview

23 September 2016

This, the first of two management briefing reports concerning the 2016 Paris Mondial de l’Automobile, offers a sneak preview of the confirmed and likely world debut cars and concept vehicles.

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.


Q&A with Mentor Graphics

18 September 2014

Mentor Graphics is a major supplier of software tools that help engineers design electronic systems and components. Headquartered in Oregon, US, Mentor generates annual revenues of some US$1bn. Its tools are involved in the design of almost every electronic gadget you can think of. To find out about its automotive business, Matthew Beecham spoke to Martin O’Brien, General Manager, Integrated Electrical Systems Division Mentor Graphics.


INTERVIEW: Federal-Mogul CTO Gian Maria Olivetti

19 May 2014

Gian Maria Olivetti joned Federal-Mogul in 2007 as VP, pistons, rings and liners. He was previously at Fiat Group, where he was executive director, worldwide engines and transmissions, responsible for Iveco. He talked to Simon Warburton at Federal-Mogul's recent Media Technology Day at the company's Wiesbaden plant near Frankfurt about key elements of the business including legislation, the future of ICE engines, CO2 emissions and materials.

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just-auto Plus only FCA Europe sales down 6.8% in April 2017

17 May 2017

FCA performed better than the European industry average once again in April. Industry sales were down 6.8% year-over-year, reflecting the number of public holidays falling during the month, while FCA posted a decrease of just 0.5% year-over-year. Group market...


just-auto Plus only FCA Italy sales down 4.6% in April 2017

4 May 2017

In Italy, FCA outperformed the industry once again in April. Overall, the market was down 4.6% (the first monthly decline since May 2014) as a result of the number of public holidays falling during the month. FCA posted a 4.0% decrease, with nearly 46,900...


just-auto Plus only FCA US sales down 7% in April 2017

3 May 2017

FCA US reported sales of 177,441 units, a 7% decrease compared with sales in April 2016 (190,071 units), which now include Maserati brand sales. In April, fleet sales of 30,650 units were down 21% year over year as FCA US continues its strategy of reducing...


just-auto Plus only FCA Mexico sells 6,702 units in April 2017

3 May 2017

FCA México reported a year-to-date (YTD) sales increase of 6%, with 32,809 units. In April, FCA México reported sales of 6,702 units. “Last month, we launched the all-new Jeep Renegade, the most capable Jeep in its class," said...


just-auto Plus only FCA Canada sales down 9% in April 2017

3 May 2017

FCA Canada reported April 2017 sales of 27,373 vehicles, down 9% as compared with sales in April 2016 of 30,064.   Retail sales were 19,250 units in April 2017, down 3% from April 2016. FCA Canada fleet sales were 8,123 units (down 20% from April...


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...


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,...


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 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 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...


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.


just-auto Plus only FCA Italy sales up 6.9% in February 2017

3 March 2017

In February, FCA sales in Italy were up 6.9% year-over-year, outpacing the industry average of 6.2%. For the two months year-to-date, the Group’s Italian sales were up 9.5%, compared with 8.1% for the industry. All brands contributed to the increase,...


just-auto Plus only FCA Mexico sales surge 9% in February 2017

2 March 2017

FCA México reported February sales of 8,059 units, up 9% versus 2016; best February since 2010. “In order to continue offering one of the most complete product portfolios in the automotive industry, last month we incorporated a new vehicle into...


just-auto Plus only FCA US February 2017 sales dip 10%

2 March 2017

FCA US LLC reported US sales of 168,326 units, a 10% decrease compared with sales in February 2016 (187,318 units). In February, fleet sales of 44,898 units were down 26% year over year as FCA US continues its strategy of reducing its sales to the daily...


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

2 March 2017

FCA Canada reported February 2017 sales of 19,115 vehicles, an increase of 2% as compared with sales in February 2016 of 18,827. Retail sales were 12,514 units in February 2017, down slightly from February 2016. FCA Canada fleet sales were 6,601 units (up...


just-auto Plus only Euro NCAP announces safety ratings for six new car

2 March 2017

On 1 March 2017 Euro NCAP releases the results of six new cars. The Audi Q5, Land Rover Discovery and Toyota C-HR all get a top five-star safety rating; Citroën’s C3 gets four stars; and Fiat’s ageing 500 and Ford’s brand new Ka+ notched...


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....


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 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 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%,...

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just-auto Plus only FCA Europe sales down 6.8% in April 2017

17 May 2017

FCA performed better than the European industry average once again in April. Industry sales were...


just-auto Plus only FCA Italy sales down 4.6% in April 2017

4 May 2017

In Italy, FCA outperformed the industry once again in April. Overall, the market was down 4.6% (t...


just-auto Plus only FCA US sales down 7% in April 2017

3 May 2017

FCA US reported sales of 177,441 units, a 7% decrease compared with sales in April 2016 (190,071...


just-auto Plus only FCA Mexico sells 6,702 units in April 2017

3 May 2017

FCA México reported a year-to-date (YTD) sales increase of 6%, with 32,809 units. In April...


just-auto Plus only FCA Canada sales down 9% in April 2017

3 May 2017

FCA Canada reported April 2017 sales of 27,373 vehicles, down 9% as compared with sales in April...


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...



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