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This brand is owned by: Fiat-Chrysler Group

Latest insights


Why is FCA killing a brand which outsells Audi?

8 December 2016

In spite of Lancia being the number one premium brand in its home market, FCA has decided that this luxury make has no future.


ANALYSIS: Japan under attack from foreign brands

16 July 2015

Vehicle sales ended the first half of CY2015 down 11%, due mostly to a tax rise for Kei-models. Yet not every OEM is suffering. Mazda was up 47% in June, while multiple European brands are also enjoying high percentage gains.


THE WEEK THAT WAS: GM, FCA, axe plant, Chrysler UK

20 March 2015

Two major automakers respectively wielded the axe this week. General Motors all but shut down its Russian production and dumped Opel there while FCA admitted, finally, that pretending Lancias were Chryslers was a Silly Idea, and that actual Chrysler Chryslers no longer sell well in the UK, and all but axed the lot.


ANALYSIS: Nissan Europe is closing in on Toyota

17 February 2015

Certain new and accelerating trends are revealed for the European passenger car market in the latest figures issued by ACEA.

Latest interviews


Q&A with TRW: Review of occupant restraint systems

13 July 2011

Continuing just-auto’s series of interviews with major suppliers of occupant restraint systems, Matthew Beecham talked with Dirk Schultz, global engineering director, Inflatable Restraint Systems, TRW Inc and Alfonso Bustos, product lead engineer, passenger airbag technologies, TRW Inc.


Q&A with TRW (DAS)

9 March 2011

Driver assistance technologies aim to make the vehicle capable of perceiving its surroundings, interpret them, identify critical situations, and assist the driver in performing driving manoeuvres. The object is, at best, to prevent accidents completely and, at worst, to minimise the consequences of an accident for those concerned. Matthew Beecham talked with executives of TRW about their driver assistance technologies and how the global market is shaping-up.


GOLDING’S TAKE: The challenged multibrand Fiat man

20 December 2010

Imagine you are Andrew Humberstone. There you are minding your own business in the Gulf states, happily wholesaling Ferrari and Maserati for the Fiat Group and playing polo with the rich and famous, when Sergio Marchionne himself no less, rings and tells you to catch a flight to the UK and take charge of Fiat over there.


Q&A with TRW

20 August 2010

Driver assistance technologies aim to make the vehicle capable of perceiving its surroundings, interpret them, identify critical situations, and assist the driver in performing driving manoeuvres. The object is, at best, to prevent accidents completely and, at worst, to minimise the consequences of an accident for those concerned. Matthew Beecham talked with Andy Whydell, senior manager for electronics product planning at TRW Automotive, about the company’s driver assistance technologies.

Latest news


just-auto Plus only FCA Europe sales up 11.9% in May 2017

19 June 2017

In May, FCA sales in Europe were up 11.9% year-over-year, compared with a 7.7% industry average. Market share was 30 basis points higher at 7.7%, making FCA fourth overall in the European rankings. Alfa Romeo posted a 47.8% sales increase for the month, while...


just-auto Plus only FCA Italy sales up 6.8% in May 2017

2 June 2017

For the month of May, FCA sales in Italy were up 6.8% year-over-year with market share at 29.3%. The Alfa Romeo brand posted a 31.9% year-over-year increase, with both the Giulia and Stelvio ranking as leaders in their respective segments. Sales for Fiat brand...


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 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,...


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 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 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 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 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%,...


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. 


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 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 Europe October 2016 sales climb 6.6%

18 November 2016

FCA posted another strong monthly performance in Europe, with October sales up 6.6% to 75,100 vehicles. This compared with a 30 basis point decrease for the industry. For the ten months year-to-date, unit sales totalled 843,300 vehicles, increasing 14.5%...


just-auto Plus only FCA Italy October 2016 sales surge 12.4%

4 November 2016

In October 2016, FCA posted another strong monthly sales performance in Italy, with all major models (Fiat Panda, Fiat 500, Lancia Ypsilon, Fiat Tipo, Fiat 500X, Jeep Renegade, Fiat 500L and Alfa Romeo Giulia) ranking among the leaders in their respective...


just-auto Plus only FCA Europe September 2016 sales surge 14.2%

14 October 2016

FCA posted another strong monthly performance in Europe, with September 2016 sales up 14.2% to 90,900 vehicles, significantly outperforming the industry average increase of 7.3%. For the nine months year-to-date, unit sales totalled 768,000 vehicles, a...


just-auto Plus only FCA Italy September 2016 sales up 20.49%

4 October 2016

In September, FCA outperformed the industry average in Italy once again with sales up 20.49% (vs. 17.43% for the industry) to more than 44,600 vehicles. Market share increased more than 70 basis points to 29.03%. For the nine months year-to-date, FCA sales...


just-auto Plus only FCA Europe August 2016 sales up 20.4%

15 September 2016

FCA continued to post sales gains in Europe during July and August, outperforming the industry average both months with respective increases of 4.3% and 20.4%. For the eight months year-to-date, FCA's European sales were up 15.5% year-over-year, compared...


just-auto Plus only FCA Italy sales up 24.1% in August 2016

2 September 2016

In August, FCA outperformed the industry average in Italy once again, with sales up 24.1% (vs. 20.1% for the industry) to more than 20,000 vehicles. Market share increased 90 basis points to 28.9%. For the eight months year-to-date, FCA sales were up 20.2%...


just-auto Plus only FCA July 2016 sales grow 4.8% in Italy

3 August 2016

FCA outperformed the industry in July, with sales up 4.8% year-over-year (+2.9% for the industry) to more than 39,200 vehicles. Group market share was 50 basis points higher at 28.8%. For the seven months year-to-date, FCA posted unit sales of nearly 343,000...


FCA launches Jeep Renegade as Chrysler axe falls

19 March 2015

Speaking at the UK market Jeep Renegade media launch, top Fiat Chrysler Automobiles executives on Thursday (19 March) confirmed - as already widely reported - the automaker is pulling the Chrysler brand out of the UK market after a number of ultimately unsuccessful attempts to kick start the marque under various ownerships dating back to the early 1990s.


UK: FCA takes the axe to Chrysler brand

17 March 2015

Due to low sales, and the continued wind-down of the Lancia brand from markets outside Italy, FCA says it will phase out the Chrysler brand in the UK.


Retiree and union-related costs lower FCA profit

3 February 2015

Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCA) US full-year 2014 net profit fell from 2013's US$2.8bn to $1.2bn after "unfavourable effects from infrequent items".


Chrysler minivan to debut at 2016 NAIAS

13 January 2015

FCA CEO Sergio Marchionne is quoted on the firm's corporate Twitter feed as saying the next Chrysler minivan will have its world premiere at the 2016 Detroit auto show.


Jeep gives FCA Europe sales a kick

16 December 2014

New product - primarily from Jeep - is paying off for Fiat Chrysler Automobiles which posted European November sales up 3.6% year on year compared with 1.2% for the industry.


BELGIUM: Jaguar overtaken by Lexus across Europe

18 November 2014

A sales surge by the Japanese brand, combined with a lack of interest in Jaguar by buyers outside the UK has seen Lexus overtake the British car maker in Europe.


Fiat's Lancia to sell only one model by 2016

28 May 2014

Fiat plans to reduce the Lancia brand to a single model within two years, a US media report said.


Merged Fiat Chrysler name and HQ location TBC

14 January 2014

Now that the deal to merge Fiat and Chrysler has been done, the question in people's minds at the Detroit show was where would the new business entity be headquartered and what will it be called?


Fiat Group completes acquisition of VM Motori

28 October 2013

Following receipt of regulatory approval, Fiat Group Automobiles' acquisition of the 50% stake in VM Motori for EUR34.1m (US$47m) held by General Motors, is now complete.

Lancia news

just-auto Plus only FCA Europe sales up 11.9% in May 2017

19 June 2017

In May, FCA sales in Europe were up 11.9% year-over-year, compared with a 7.7% industry average....


just-auto Plus only FCA Italy sales up 6.8% in May 2017

2 June 2017

For the month of May, FCA sales in Italy were up 6.8% year-over-year with market share at 29.3%....


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 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...


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...



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