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This brand is owned by: Fiat-Chrysler Group

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Coronavirus gets worse - the week

7 February 2020

The coronavirus, for which we can apparently thank a 'live' food market in the Chinese city of Wuhan, clearly was on your minds this week, unsurprising as we have a large readership toiling daily in the automotive supply chain and component industry. Takeaway: it ain't good and it's going to get worse before it gets better as, despite a massive effort by health authorities - and drug companies - worldwide, it continues to spread.


Renegade Trailhawk - the torquetastic baby Jeep

12 September 2019

In a segment where 4x4 drive is the exception to a front-wheel drive rule, the most rugged version yet of Jeep's smallest SUV is now on sale in Britain. Not only does it look the business, the Trailhawk has genuine off-roading ability.


2019 Geneva motor show world debuts list

6 March 2019

Concepts, prototypes and production models which were world premieres at the 2019 Geneva motor show are discussed below.


FCA looks to the future - where next for Jeep?

4 March 2019

Each of the world's most successful and well known 4x4 model lines had humble beginnings. What is interesting is that of Jeep, Land Rover, Range Rover, Land Cruiser, G-Class and Haval, only three are brands.

Latest interviews


GENEVA INTERVIEW - FCA's Sergio Marchionne

6 March 2018

Fiat Chrysler chief Sergio Marchionne is never short of a few words for the press, in an hour long round table in Geneva he covered a multitude of bases from the performance of the brands, steel tariffs in the US, the Chinese, diesel engines, new technologies and even his own plans once he steps down from his role.


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: GKN all-wheel-drive technology update with Rob Rickell

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.


INTERVIEW: Chrysler's MOPAR chief, Pietro Gorlier

19 March 2014

The launch of the new Jeep Renegade opens up a whole new showcase of parts and accessories for MOPAR, the long established aftersales arm of Chrysler.

Latest news


just-auto Plus only FCA Belvidere Assembly Plant awarded silver status for continuous efforts to improve in World Class Manufacturing

10 February 2020

The FCA Belvidere Assembly Plant, home of the Jeep Cherokee, is the latest plant to be designated silver in the Company’s World Class Manufacturing (WCM) program. Recognized for its efforts in expanding the implementation of WCM principles, the...


EU claims Suzuki and Jeep diesels break emissions rules

23 January 2020

The Fiat Chrysler Jeep Grand Cherokee and Suzuki Vitara diesel models both break emissions rules and must be modified or face a ban on sales across Europe, the Dutch road authority ruled on Thursday.


Fiat Chrysler, Foxconn in EV joint venture talks

22 January 2020

Fiat Chrysler confirmed it was in talks with Taiwanese electronics giant Hon Hai Precision Industry Company, more widely known as Foxconn Technology Group (Foxconn), for the joint production of electric vehicles (EVs) in China.


just-auto Plus only FCA improves the purchase experience for electric vehicles

17 January 2020

FCA is taking steps to make choosing and buying an electric vehicle easier. The Chrysler brand website now features a direct link to purchase Mopar's 240-volt wall charger on Amazon.com and quality installation services for any branded EV charger, giving...


just-auto Plus only Ram Brand reports record sales for 2019

7 January 2020

Ten years ago, in the midst of a recovering U.S. automotive industry, a new leadership team decided to do the unthinkable – launch a new brand. The announcement came in October 2009. The Dodge brand, which consisted of Dodge cars and Dodge...


just-auto Plus only FCA US reports fourth-quarter and full-year 2019 sales

7 January 2020

FCA US LLC closed the fourth quarter and 2019 with a handful of records as America's love of capability, power and speed pushed Ram and Jeep to new sales levels. Highlights: Ram brand reports record fourth-quarter and full-year...


Tesla Model X biffs Porsche Taycan in Thatcham test

4 December 2019

The Porsche Taycan and Tesla Model X have been tested by Euro NCAP and, though both received five-star ratings, the Tesla showed stronger safety performance in key assessment categories.


FCA Melfi plant gears up for Compass and PHEVs

21 October 2019

Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCA) has begun testing the new Jeep Compass production line at its Melfi plant in Italy.


BMWs top latest Euro NCAP testing

10 October 2019

Two BMWs - the 1 Series and the 3 Series – both achieved a maximum five-star rating in the latest round of Euro NCAP testing.


just-auto Plus only Firestone Destination tires featured on special edition 2020 Jeep Wrangler

9 October 2019

Featuring an aggressive tread design and specially designed sidewall construction, the Firestone Destination M/T2 tire is built for extreme off-road traction and performance. “The Destination M/T2 is the ultimate tire for adventure-seekers looking to...


US indicts senior FCA manager over emissions test cheating

25 September 2019

A US grand jury indicted a senior manager at Fiat Chrysler Automobiles on charges he lied to regulators about diesel emissions, alleging the deception continued even after a scandal over cheating on government environmental tests had engulfed rival Volkswagen, a media report said.


FCA raises first steel for new paint shop build

15 August 2019

FCA has raised the first piece of steel for the nearly 800,000 square foot paint shop being built on the site of the former Mack Avenue Engine Complex in Detroit.


FCA happy with Q2 performance though Maserati needs work

31 July 2019

FCA reported second quarter 2019 net profit of EUR0.8bn, adjusted net profit of EUR0.9bn, adjusted EBIT of EUR1.5bn and margin of 5.7%.


just-auto Plus only FCA Canada sales down 4% in June 2019

4 July 2019

FCA Canada reported June 2019 sales of 21,566 vehicles. "June sales year-over-year saw solid increases from both the Ram and Jeep brands," FCA Canada president and CEO Reid Bigland said. "The highly-anticipated Jeep Gladiator pickup and new...


Fiat-Chrysler announces ZF transmission deal

3 July 2019

Fiat Chrysler Automobiles has named ZF Friedrichshafen as its global transmission supplier for rear wheel drive and all wheel drive vehicles with front longitudinal drive configuration.


just-auto Plus only FCA US sales up 2% in June 2019

3 July 2019

FCA US reported its best June in 14 years as total sales climbed 2% to 206,083 vehicles, driven by Ram pickup trucks which had its highest month of sales since the brand was detached from Dodge and launched as a standalone division in 2009. Sales of Ram...


FCA launches in-car commerce platform

25 June 2019

FCA in the US is launching Uconnect Market, a new platform that allows car occupants to make on demand reservations and to purchase products and services directly from the vehicle touchscreen.


just-auto Plus only FCA US sales up 2% in May 2019

4 June 2019

FCA US achieved three records in May, led by the Ram brand which notched its 12th consecutive monthly sales record as demand for both light-duty and heavy-duty pickup trucks remained strong. It was the best May ever for the Jeep Grand Cherokee and the...


just-auto Plus only FCA Canada sales dip 25% in May 2019

4 June 2019

FCA Canada reported May 2019 sales of 21,042 vehicles, representing the best sales month of the year. Retail sales for the month were 15,272 vehicles while fleet sales totalled 5,770 vehicles. Fleet sales were down 43% compared with the prior...


just-auto Plus only ANCAP rates Toyota HiAce, Nissan Leaf and new Jeep Wrangler

28 May 2019

In a boost for the safety of tradespeople and commercial vehicle operators, the new Toyota HiAce van has achieved a 5-star safety rating from independent vehicle safety authority, ANCAP. The all-electric Nissan Leaf also scored well with 5-stars, while the new...


just-auto Plus only FCA US recalls 2019 Jeep Cherokee vehicles

13 May 2019

NHTSA Campaign Number: 19V248000 Manufacturer Chrysler (FCA US LLC) Components Seats Potential number of units affected 253 Summary Chrysler (FCA US LLC) is recalling certain 2019 Jeep Cherokee vehicles. The front passenger seat mounting bolts may be...


Infiniti chief jumps ship to run FCA's Jeep

8 May 2019

Christian Meunier, chairman of Nissan's Infiniti premium brand has jumped ship to become global chairman of Fiat Chrysler Automotive's iconic Jeep brand.


just-auto Plus only FCA appoints new global president of Jeep brand

8 May 2019

Fiat Chrysler announced that Christian Meunier is named global president of the Jeep brand. Meunier also is appointed to the Company’s Group Executive Council (GEC). Meunier joins FCA with deep global automotive experience, serving most recently as...


just-auto Plus only FCA US sales dip 6% in April 2019

3 May 2019

FCA US LLC notched four US sales records for April, highlighting consumer demand for the company’s brands despite continued softness within the industry.   FCA sold 172,900 vehicles in the month compared to 184,149 vehicles for the same period a...


just-auto Plus only FCA Canada sales down 10% in April 2019

3 May 2019

FCA Canada reported April 2019 sales of 20,802 vehicles. "Through the first four months of 2019, Ram light-duty pickup trucks and Jeep Grand Cherokee continue to gain momentum in the Canadian market," said FCA Canada president and CEO Reid...


just-auto Plus only FCA US sales drop 7% in March 2019

3 April 2019

FCA US reported a new March record for the Ram brand as sales jumped 15%, underscoring the success the company has found in its two-pronged strategy of selling both the Ram 1500 and Ram Classic. The performance of the Ram brand, combined with a new March...


just-auto Plus only FCA Canada sales plunge 11% in March 2019

3 April 2019

FCA Canada reported March 2019 sales of 21,684. "Our dealers are excited to welcome the new Ram Heavy Duty on the heels of a month where the outgoing model saw sales rise nine%," said FCA Canada president and CEO Reid Bigland. "Zooming out,...


FCA recalls 965,000 petrol vehicles for catalyst swap

14 March 2019

It's not just Volkswagen Group or Jaguar Land Rover getting caught with embarrassing excess emissions - now comes news Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCA) will recall about 965,000 petrol vehicles in the US and Canada which do not meet emissions standards.


just-auto Plus only FCA US sales down 2% in February 2019

6 March 2019

FCA US reported that the Jeep Cherokee set an all-time February sales record, despite another month of bitter weather across key selling regions for the brand. The Ram brand scored another record month as well, on the back of award-winning products in the hot...


just-auto Plus only FCA Mexico sells 4,887 units in February 2019

6 March 2019

In February, FCA Mexico reported sales of 4,887 units. "The Jeep brand has an important product line-up focused on SUV´s with unique features that have placed it as one of the most known brands worldwide,” Bruno Cattori, president and CEO...

Jeep news

just-auto Plus only FCA Belvidere Assembly Plant awarded silver status for continuous efforts to improve in World Class Manufacturing

10 February 2020

The FCA Belvidere Assembly Plant, home of the Jeep Cherokee, is the latest plant to be designated...


Coronavirus gets worse - the week

7 February 2020

The coronavirus, for which we can apparently thank a 'live' food market in the Chinese city of Wu...


EU claims Suzuki and Jeep diesels break emissions rules

23 January 2020

The Fiat Chrysler Jeep Grand Cherokee and Suzuki Vitara diesel models both break emissions rules...


Fiat Chrysler, Foxconn in EV joint venture talks

22 January 2020

Fiat Chrysler confirmed it was in talks with Taiwanese electronics giant Hon Hai Precision Indust...


just-auto Plus only FCA improves the purchase experience for electric vehicles

17 January 2020

FCA is taking steps to make choosing and buying an electric vehicle easier. The Chrysler brand we...


just-auto Plus only Ram Brand reports record sales for 2019

7 January 2020

Ten years ago, in the midst of a recovering U.S. automotive industry, a new leadership team decid...



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