It's official - PSA, Fiat Chrysler agree to merge

2019-12-18 11:31

French carmaker PSA and US-Italian rival Fiat Chrysler have signed an agreement to create the world's fourth-largest automaker.

Fiat Chrysler could now buy Sauber

2019-02-06 11:22

'One thing is certain: for Ferrari, the close cooperation with Alfa not only means more political power, but the Scuderia almost benefits from a sporting perspective,' says Fiat boss John Elkann.

SEE: BMW, Toyota, VW... Here are some of the biggest players in the car industry

2019-01-14 10:00

Did you know that five out of the top 13 automobile groups own 33 car brands? Take a look at the some of the biggest automotive groups.

Fiat sells auto parts unit to Japan's Calsonic for €6.2-billion

2018-10-22 10:56

Fiat Chrysler said on Monday it was selling its Italian auto parts unit Magneti Marelli to Japan's Calsonic Kansei (CK) in a deal worth €6.2-billion.

Swiss hospital says FCA CEO Marchionne died of 'serious illness'

2018-07-27 15:03

A Swiss hospital has defended itself amid wild speculation surrounding the death of Ferrari president Sergio Marchionne.

Fiat Chrysler CEO Sergio Marchionne, dies aged 66

2018-07-25 12:04

"Unfortunately, what we feared has come to pass. Sergio Marchionne, man and friend, is gone."

Fiat-Chrysler sales: Good year for Alfa Romeo and Jeep

2018-01-18 11:43

The Fiat Chrysler Group closed 2017 with sales in Europe totalling nearly 1 045 000 vehicles and market share 10 basis points higher at 6.7%.

GWM: Chinese specialist in urban SUVs eyeing to buy Jeep

2017-08-22 09:32

Great Wall Motor Company, China's seventh-largest carmaker, specialises in urban SUVs and wants to move upmarket -- which could explain its apparent interest in the Jeep brand.

Chrysler recalls some cars for loose bolts

2017-02-20 10:44

Yet another vehicle recall as been announced, as Fiat Chrysler says it is recalling some cars for loose driveshaft bolts.

'Star Trek' actor SUV death: Probe finds 266 crashes, 68 injuries

2016-06-28 14:57

A government investigation into confusing gear shifters like the one in the SUV that crushed and killed Star Trek actor Anton Yelchin found 266 crashes that injured 68 people.


Fiat Chrysler proposes plan to merge with France's Renault

2019-05-27 08:42

The talks come as automakers worldwide face intense pressure to spend heavily on new technologies and adapt to trends such as car-sharing.

Fiat Chrysler could now buy Sauber

2019-02-06 11:18

'One thing is certain: for Ferrari, the close cooperation with Alfa not only means more political power, but the Scuderia almost benefits from a sporting perspective,' says Fiat boss John Elkann.

US auto consumers tap the brakes, swerve away from small cars

2019-01-04 08:23

Major automakers announced slowing 2018 sales in the US even as the industry maintained close to its overall total from the previous year, defying expectations.

Update: SA not affected as FCA recalls almost 210 000 vans, SUVs to fix spongy brakes

2018-08-23 11:27

Fiat Chrysler is recalling nearly 209 000 minivans and SUVs worldwide to fix a brake problem that can cause longer stopping distances.

Sergio Marchionne, the 'visionary' who reignited Ferrari's F1 dreams

2018-07-26 10:44

Sergio Marchionne, the emblematic head of Fiat Chrysler who helped reignite mighty Ferrari as a Formula 1 superpower, was described as a "colossal visionary" as the sport mourned his death.

Lawsuits accuse automakers of faulty airbags, recall delays

2018-03-14 19:44

Three class action lawsuits allege that General Motors, Fiat Chrysler, Volkswagen and Mercedes knew of problems with exploding Takata airbag inflators yet waited years to issue recalls.

Driven: Fiat's new Panda on a mission in SA

2017-08-25 07:47

'The Panda Bear may still be on the brink of extinction but here’s hoping that the disarmingly cute new Fiat range will be removed from the endangered list in SA,' writes Alan Rosenmeyer.

US car sales to plunge for 7th consecutive month

2017-08-03 10:20

US sales of new cars and trucks showed declines in July as automakers cut back on low-profit rental car sales and consumers waited for Labour Day deals.

Emissions saga: Italy says tests show Fiat 500X cars meet rules

2017-01-17 13:07

The Italian transportation ministry says its tests show that Fiat 500X cars meet emissions rules and that no so-called 'defeat devices' were found.

New suit against Fiat Chrysler mentions Anton Yelchin's death

2016-06-27 10:12

A new lawsuit against Fiat Chrysler prominently mentions Star Trek actor Anton Yelchin.

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