Unifor President Jerry Dias says he is confident FCA's Canadian plants will survive even though the Chrysler and Dodge brands were left out of the company's five-year business plan last month.
FCA is developing contingency plans to adjust its manufacturing footprint should President Trump's hardball trade tactics result in higher auto tariffs or the collapse of existing trade agreements.
Fiat Chrysler is giving a formal name to the outgoing Ram "DS" half-ton pickup: Ram 1500 Classic.
FCA is recalling 490,000 vehicles in Canada over a defect that could prevent drivers from deactivating cruise control and says owners should not use the function until they receive software upgrades.
In his last big presentation as CEO of Fiat Chrysler Automobiles before retiring, Sergio Marchionne announced a big investment push to make more electrified cars, while acknowledging that traditional engines will continue to dominate production for some time.
Google affiliate Waymo will purchase up to 62,000 additional Chrysler Pacifica Hybrid minivans from FCA US starting later this year to begin a national expansion of the company's public driverless ride-hailing fleet.
A flurry of new and redesigned full-size pickups entering the Canadian market, combined with more midsize trucks and offerings from Japan-based automakers, will widen the battlefront for market share in one of the industry's hottest, most profitable segments.
Unionized workers who make seats at Lear Ajax, northeast of Toronto, began strike action on the weekend. The strike has affected production of the Chrysler 300 and Dodge Challenger and Charger in Ontario.
Lear workers in Ajax, Ontario, widely rejected a tentative labour deal, prolonging a strike at a factory that supplies seats to a nearby Fiat Chrysler plant.
A tentative labor agreement was reached at a Lear facility in Ajax, Ontario, where a three-day strike caused a production slowdown at a nearby Fiat Chrysler assembly plant.
Fiat Chrysler said its first-quarter adjusted earnings rose five percent to C$2.51 billion as the automaker cut debt by C$2 billion. Earnings before interest and taxes in the NAFTA market fell two per cent.
Workers at ZF-TRW assemble parts for FCA, which builds its minivans at a plant in Ontario. Their strike ended Sunday after they ratified a three-year contract, allowing parts to flow to FCA again.