News Automotive Government Manufacturing Economy General
November 10, 2020  

Federal government still working on investments in Fiat Chrysler, GM

Open to working with other automakers who submit plans to increase their footprints in Canad

News Automotive Manufacturing General
October 22, 2020  

Fiat Chrysler hires 4,100 Detroit residents for new plant

Part of a development deal with the city for the land where Mack assembly plant is being built.

News Automotive Manufacturing General
October 15, 2020  

[UPDATED] Unifor reaches tentative deal with Fiat Chrysler Automobiles

Union went into negotiations with concerns about restoring the third shift at FCA’s Windsor and Brampton facilities.

News Automotive Manufacturing General
September 8, 2020  

Unifor targets auto OEM as labour negotiations heat up

Ford picked as the template agreement. Union is pushing for commitments that new products will be made at Canadian plants.

News Automotive General
August 10, 2020  

Fiat Chrysler calls GM’s bribery allegations ‘preposterous’

GM alleged in a court filing last week that FCA spent millions on bribes by stashing the money in foreign accounts

News Automotive General
May 7, 2020  

Fiat Chrysler swings to loss as virus hits production, sales

Despite the crisis, terms of a full merger deal with French carmaker PSA Peugeot had not been changed.

News Automotive Manufacturing General
January 17, 2020  

Fiat Chrysler in talks with Foxconn to develop electric cars

A joint venture would focus first on China, the biggest market for electric vehicles.

News Automotive Manufacturing General
January 16, 2020  

Think tank says UAW deals increased automakers’ labour costs

Center for Automotive Research calculated GM and Ford will see total costs grow $8 per hour, Fiat Chrysler’s will rise by $11.

News General
December 19, 2019  

Fiat Chrysler and Peugeot sign deal for 50-50 merger

Creating the world’s fourth-largest automaker.

News Automotive Manufacturing General
December 12, 2019  

UAW workers ratify new contract with Fiat Chrysler

Deal extends a moratorium on outsourcing of jobs and will maintain its US presence through the life of the contract.

News Automotive Manufacturing General
November 20, 2019  

GM accuses Fiat Chrysler of bribing UAW to get lower costs

Lawsuit alleges FCA corrupted the bargaining process with the UAW in the 2009, 2011 and 2015 contracts.

News Automotive Manufacturing General
November 1, 2019  

Fiat Chrysler PSA deal likely to bring fewer brands, models

Will create the world’s fourth-largest auto company worth $50 billion.

News Manufacturing General
October 31, 2019  

Fiat Chrysler, Peugeot to create fourth biggest carmaker [UPDATED]

New company would be worth US$50 billion, with revenue of US$189 billion.

News Automotive Manufacturing General
October 31, 2019  

Fiat Chrysler merger with PSA appears headed for approval

Would create the world’s fourth-largest automaker with a combined market value of around US$50 billion.

News Automotive Manufacturing General
October 30, 2019  

Fiat Chrysler confirms talks with French carmaker Peugeot

Not specifying whether the goal is a full merger or a looser alliance.

News Automotive Manufacturing General
October 28, 2019  

GM deal costs make talks with Ford, Fiat Chrysler difficult

Pay raises and a huge signing bonus, union’s top-notch health care changed little.

News General
September 3, 2019  

UAW workers vote to authorize strikes against Detroit 3

But it doesn’t mean there will be a work stoppage. Contracts expire Sept. 14.

News Automotive Manufacturing General
June 6, 2019  

Fiat Chrysler pulls merger bid for Renault in surprise move

FCA cited “political conditions in France” for the withdrawal.

News Automotive Manufacturing General Operations
May 27, 2019  

UPDATE: Fiat Chrysler wants to form global giant with Renault

Merged company would make some 8.7 million vehicles a year, leapfrogging GM and trailing only Volkswagen and Toyota.

News Automotive Manufacturing General
May 22, 2019  

Land deals, incentives okayed for new auto plant in Detroit

Michigan’s economic development board approved a US$223 million incentive package, the automaker will create 6,400 jobs.

News General
February 28, 2019  

FCA invests big in Michigan as analysts question future of Brampton plant

Investment in Canada’s vehicle assembly sector averaged just $1.2 billion a year between 2010 and 2017, down from $2.3 billion a year in the previous decade.

News Automotive General
February 28, 2019  

Fiat Chrysler: US$4.5B plan would add 6,500 Detroit area jobs

The investment would roughly double FCA’s hourly workforce in the city.

News Automotive Manufacturing General
January 9, 2019  

Fiat Chrysler to pay US$650M in emissions cheating case

Automaker will also need to pay about $280 million to compensate vehicle owners.

News Automotive Manufacturing General
November 29, 2018  

As GM cuts in US, Fiat Chrysler invests in Italian plants [UPDATED]

The all-electric 500 will be built in Mirafiori, in Turin, while the Alfa Romeo SUV will be built in Pomigliano, near Naples, along with the Panda.

News Automotive Manufacturing General
July 24, 2018  

Ailing auto CEO Marchionne had multiple roles, no script

Legacy is a corporate culture where “mediocrity is never, ever worth the trip.”

News Automotive Manufacturing General
July 23, 2018  

Fiat Chrysler is shaken without visionary CEO behind wheel

Marchionne steps down early because of severe health problems. Jeep executive Mike Manley is taking over.

News Automotive Manufacturing General
January 15, 2018  

Fiat Chrysler’s Marchionne says new CEO will be named this year

Candidates include Canadian Reid Bigland, former FCA Canada president and CEO.

News Automotive Manufacturing General Production
January 12, 2018  

FCA to invest $1B in Michigan plant, pay out bonuses

Warren Truck Assembly Plant will make the Ram Heavy Duty Truck starting in 2020.