Tag: FCA

PSA Says It Remains Committed To Merger With FCA Despite Economic Conditions

PSA has denied speculation that its planned merger with Fiat Chrysler Automobiles is under threat due to the economic fallout from the coronavirus outbreak. Paris-based Agence France-Presse recently claimed that the financial terms of the merger had been called into question and the specifics of the deal might need to be reviewed. In a statement to […]

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FCA Resorting To Google Hangouts In Desperate Attempt To (Kind Of) Sell Cars Online

With lockdowns and fear of the coronavirus keeping customers out of dealership showrooms, a number of automakers are turning to online sales. While many of these programs have been around for years, they have been largely overlooked by consumers. However, not all automakers have a robust online sales program and they’re scrambling to come with […]

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FCA Boss Reveals Rejected Next-Gen Dodge Charger / Challenger Sketch, Bashes Splitter Guards

It appears that Fiat Chrysler Automobiles’ global design boss Ralph Gilles and his team use the time spent working from home in a productive manner. The chief designer has posted an interesting rendering on Instagram that he says previews a next-generation Dodge vehicle. “We are never to show future product on social media. I have […]

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Two FCA Workers Confirmed Dead From COVID-19 At Sterling Heights And Kokomo Plants

The novel coronavirus outbreak is starting to take a heavy toll on the U.S. car industry as the first auto plant workers have lost the battle with the COVID-19 disease. Both assembly plant workers were employed by Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCA), which has already lost another employee at its Auburn Hills headquarters in Michigan earlier […]

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Ford And FCA Join The Fight Against Coronavirus Making Masks, Ventilators And Face Shields

As the coronavirus continues spread, more and more automakers are stepping up to tackle the pandemic. The latest are Ford and Fiat Chrysler Automobiles which have announced plans to begin producing lifesaving medical equipment. Starting with Ford, the automaker has partnered with 3M and GE Healthcare. As part of the tie up with 3M, the […]

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GM, Ford And FCA Shut Down All North American Plants Until March 30 After Confirmed Cases Of Coronavirus

Ford and General Motors rejected the UAW’s call to close all plants for two weeks, but they probably should have taken that advice as both companies have now decided to cease production until March 30th. While the recent agreement between the automakers and union only called for a “rotating partial shutdown of facilities,” Ford and GM […]

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UAW Calls On Ford, FCA And GM To Shut Plants For Two Weeks Due To Coronavirus

UAW President Rory Gamble has called on Ford, Fiat Chrysler Automobiles and General Motors to shutter factories to help prevent the spread of the coronavirus. In an open letter, Gamble called on automakers to put the safety and well-being of their employees first. As he explained, “The UAW leadership, based on the World Health Organization […]

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FCA Shuts Down Factories In Italy, Serbia And Poland Amid Coronavirus Outbreak

Fiat Chrysler Automobiles has taken drastic measures for the majority of its European manufacturing plants by announcing the closure of several facilities in three countries. The decision was motivated by the coronavirus pandemic that’s spreading like wildfire in Europe. In a press release issued March 16, 2020, the automaker confirmed that its subsidiaries FCA Italy and Maserati will temporarily […]

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