New virus affects supply at Fiat Chrysler's Serbia plant

MILAN (AP) — Fiat Chrysler said Friday it is temporarily shutting down its plant in Serbia due to supplier issues linked to the new virus outbreak in China. Fiat Chrysler said it h...

Taiwan’s Foxconn Technology and Yulon to develop electric cars together

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Apple Inc. supplier Foxconn Technology and local carmaker Yulon Group have formed a joint venture to manufacture vehicles together, CommonWealth Magazine reported. Foxc...

The best and worst of Super Bowl ads

NEW YORK (AP) — During advertising's biggest night, Super Bowl Sunday, marketers battled it out to bolster their brands and promote new products. Advertisers paid up to $5.6 million for 30 seconds, an...

Fiat Chrysler denies union bribery allegations in GM lawsuit

DETROIT (AP) — Fiat Chrysler is moving to dismiss a racketeering lawsuit filed by rival General Motors, denying allegations that it bribed union officials to impose higher labor costs on GM. ...

Taiwan’s Foxconn to make electric cars for China with Fiat Chrysler

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The Foxconn Technology Group wants to work on electric vehicles for the China market with the Fiat Chrysler Group (FCA), reports said Thursday (Jan. 16). The Italian-Am...

Maintenance worker dies at Italy's Sevel plant

ROME (AP) — Union leaders denounced Saturday safety conditions at an automotive plant operated by Fiat Chrysler Automobiles and PSA Group following the death of a maintenance worker. ...

Fiat Chrysler sells cast iron business to Brazil's Tupy

ROME (AP) — Fiat Chrysler said on Friday its has sold its cast iron automotive components business operated through its subsidiary Teksid to Brazil's Tupy for 210 million euros ($233 million). ...

FCA and PSA Peugeot to announce merger MOU Wednesday

MILAN (AP) — Fiat Chrysler Automobiles and PSA Peugeot are planning to announce a binding memorandum of understanding that will merge the two carmakers, a person briefed on the announcement said Monda...

Local union leaders send Fiat Chrysler contract to members

DETROIT (AP) — Union leaders from Fiat Chrysler factories are sending a new four-year contract to a membership vote. The 47,000 members of the United Auto Workers union at the compa...

Fiat Chrysler recall: Ram van fans can overheat, cause fires

DETROIT (AP) — Fiat Chrysler is recalling over 110,000 vans in North America because cooling fan motors can overheat and cause fires. The recall covers certain Ram ProMaster vans wit...

Fiat Chrysler chairman not worried by General Motors lawsuit

MILAN (AP) — The chairman of Fiat Chrysler Automobiles in indicating that the merger with French carmaker PSA Peugeot will not be affected by a General Motors lawsuit. John Elkann to...

UAW president steps down as GM sues rival over union bribery

DETROIT (AP) — United Auto Workers President Gary Jones abruptly resigned Wednesday, capping a tumultuous day that saw union leaders move to oust him, and General Motors accusing rival Fiat Chrysler i...

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___ GM accuses Fiat Chrysler of bribing UAW to get lower costs DETROIT (AP) — General Motors is suing Fiat Chrysler, alleging that its crosstown rival got an unfair...

Auto union opens talks with Fiat Chrysler; strike possible

DETROIT (AP) — The United Auto Workers union has begun to focus bargaining on Fiat Chrysler, raising the possibility of another strike against a Detroit automaker. Ford workers ratif...

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___ Fiat Chrysler, Peugeot to create fourth-biggest carmaker MILAN (AP) — Fiat Chrysler and France's PSA Peugeot will merge forces to create the world's fourth-larg...