500

Fiat Chrysler's Polish plant will build restyled Fiat 500, Lancia Ypsilon, reports say

March 5, 2015 11:09 CET

Fiat Chrysler will start producing restyled versions of its Fiat 500 and Lancia Ypsilon models this year at its Tychy plant in Poland, reports said. The plant already builds the current versions of the two models alongside Ford's Ka minicar....
Read More »

AUTOMOTIVE NEWS EUROPE E-MAGAZINE

Fiat goes global with 500X

Feb. 13, 2015 09:42 CET

Fiat's 500X has the widest engine and transmission range in the automaker's lineup as the company prepares to offer the crossover in 100 global markets by year-end, including the U.S. where Fiat expects it to outsell the retro-styled 500 three-door hatchback....
Read More »

Marchionne has FCA on fast track to profit in Europe

Jan. 28, 2015 16:28 CET

Fiat Chrysler Automobiles will be profitable in Europe a year earlier than expected, CEO Sergio Marchionne said. Previously, Marchionne said the automaker's regional operations in Europe, Middle East and Africa (EMEA) would break even this year and turn a profit in 2016....
Read More »

2014 LISTS OF 10

2014 By the numbers

12:01 am U.S. ET | Dec. 29, 2014

A look back at interesting numbers that cropped up in 2014....
Read More »

Fiat finally confronts 'Fix It Again, Tony'

12:01 am U.S. ET | Dec. 1, 2014

Tony doesn't exist, yet Fiat global brand head Olivier Francois calls Tony "the elephant in the room." And in a new commercial for the Fiat 500X, Francois takes on Tony....
Read More »

LOS ANGELES AUTO SHOW

Fiat expects new crossover to outsell 500 minicar in U.S.

Nov. 20, 2014 11:11 CET

Fiat expects its Fiat 500X SUV to be even more popular in North America than its retro-styled 500 minicar as it appeals to customers seeking a larger car with the option of four-wheel drive....
Read More »

ANALYSIS

Fiat needs more than the 500 to revive core brand

Oct. 5, 2014 12:49 CET

The Fiat brand had little to display at the Paris auto show besides the 500X. Analysts are concerned that Fiat Chrysler CEO Sergio Marchionne is neglecting the brand, which still accounts for a large chunk of sales....
Read More »

Fiat retools Jeep as 500X SUV to show Chrysler merger is street ready

2:15 pm U.S. ET | Oct. 3, 2014

With the new pint-sized Fiat 500X, CEO Sergio Marchionne wants to show his vision for Fiat Chrysler Automobiles NV is ready for the street. The latest member of the 500 family, which follows the 500L wagon, is especially important to halt losses and sliding market share at Fiat's operations in Europe....
Read More »

2014 PARIS AUTO SHOW

Fiat expects 500X's Italian styling to win sales in booming segment

Oct. 2, 2014 12:37 CET

Fiat is touting the 500X's Italian styling as a standout feature that will help the car win sales in the booming but hotly contested subcompact crossover segment....
Read More »

Fiat 500X unlikely to steal sales from Jeep Renegade, analysts say

Sept. 26, 2014 06:01 CET

The Fiat 500X is unlikely to cannibalize sales from its sister model, the Jeep Renegade, industry watchers say. The 500X is a "cute, urban vehicle with off-road capabilities," while the Renegade is the "rugged" off-roader, one analyst said....
Read More »

Marchionne urges U.S. customers not to buy Fiat 500e

May 24, 2014 06:01 CET

Fiat boss Sergio Marchionne has a request for potential buyers of the automaker's Fiat 500e electric car in the United States: Don't buy it. He's tired of losing money....
Read More »

Fiat will invest $773 million in Polish plant, gov't says

May 21, 2014 12:52 CET

Fiat plans to invest about 2.36 billion zlotys ($773 million) to upgrade its factory in southern Poland where it plans to start the production of a new Fiat model, the Polish government said....
Read More »

Fiat will build Punto replacement in Poland

May 8, 2014 10:31 CET

Fiat will upgrade its Polish factory to build the Punto replacement, a report said. The new subcompact will launch in 2016 and could be named the 500 Plus, sources said....
Read More »

Fiat brand to add crossover, specialty vehicle in North America

11:07 am U.S. ET | May 6, 2014

The Fiat brand will expand its North American lineup to four vehicles from two, adding the 500X crossover this year and an unidentified specialty vehicle later, global Fiat brand chief Olivier Francois said today. The marque's current North American lineup consists of the 500 minicar and the larger 500L four-door hatchback....
Read More »

 
Newsletters & Alerts
  • Sample
  • Sample
  • Sample
  • Sample
Most Read
Special Report
Seattle VW dealer mixes metrics and fun

Seattle VW dealer mixes metrics and fun

Matthew Welch may own Auburn Volkswagen, but the title he cherishes is “chief relationship officer.' Mon., April 13
» Watch the Video