Automaker will also need to pay about $280 million to compensate vehicle owners.
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.
Legacy is a corporate culture where “mediocrity is never, ever worth the trip.”
Marchionne steps down early because of severe health problems. Jeep executive Mike Manley is taking over.
Candidates include Canadian Reid Bigland, former FCA Canada president and CEO.
Warren Truck Assembly Plant will make the Ram Heavy Duty Truck starting in 2020.
Marchionne says the brand is for sale; can’t compete globally without a tie-up to a bigger partner.
FCA also has a partnership to provide vehicles and install technology developed by Google’s autonomous car unit, Waymo.
FBI alleges Alphons Iacobelli gave a former UAW vice-president and his wife more than $1.2 million in gifts.
Claims the automaker put software-based features on diesel engines in nearly 104,000 trucks and Jeeps between 2014 to 2016.
EPA claims the automaker used software that allowed diesel vehicles to emit more pollution on the road than they do in emissions tests.
Of major automakers, only Hyundai and Volkswagen reported increases.
Minivans powered by Waymo will shuttle Phoenix residents around town to gather user experience over the next year.
Despite protectionist rhetoric, they’re encouraged by Trump’s comment about just tweaking NAFTA.
FRANKFURT — Automaker Fiat Chrysler saw net profit jump to 1.81 billion euros ($1.92 billion) last year as a more profitable model mix and lower costs helped overcome a sales decline in North American markets. The improvement in the company’s…