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FCA Cutting Fiat 500, 500e in the United States

FCA Cutting Fiat 500, 500e in the United States

Fiat Chrysler Automobile N.V. plans to discontinue the distribution of the current generation of Fiat 500 and Fiat 500e in North America due to slow and declining sales. The demise of the 500 was foretold by the sharp drop in sales. Sales have been declining for...
FCA Spending $788M to Build 500 BEV in Italy

FCA Spending $788M to Build 500 BEV in Italy

Fiat Chrysler had planned to leverage its new partner, Renault, to bring its electric vehicle program up to speed; however, with that deal basically dead, it plans to invest nearly $800 million in a battery-electric Fiat 500. Pietro Gorlier, chief operating officer...
Exclusive: FCA Has Big News Coming in Electrification

Exclusive: FCA Has Big News Coming in Electrification

Not all that long ago, former Fiat Chrysler CEO Sergio Marchionne was asking potential customers not to buy the automaker’s all-electric Fiat 500e because it lost too much money on every one of them. Just months before his unexpected death, Marchionne began to shift...
Fiat Chrysler and Renault Poised to Form New Alliance

Fiat Chrysler and Renault Poised to Form New Alliance

What appeared to be a two-horse race to partner up with Fiat Chrysler Automobiles N.V. is now just down to one – Renault SA – with a deal potentially announced as early as Monday. The deal, which was reported first by Bloomberg News, not only provides some each...
EU Auto Tariffs Deadline Fast Approaching

EU Auto Tariffs Deadline Fast Approaching

With one trade war already underway, the White House could kick off another battle this weekend as the May 18 deadline nears for Pres. Donald Trump to decide whether to impose tariffs on European auto imports. Any move would follow the completion of a Commerce...
Fiat Chrysler Confidently Pays First-Ever Dividend

Fiat Chrysler Confidently Pays First-Ever Dividend

The top executives of Fiat Chrysler Automobile N.V. delivered an upbeat assessment of the company’s future prospects during the company annual shareholder meeting in Amsterdam, agreeing to pay a dividend to shareholders for the first time since Fiat took effective...