FCA

  • The new safety protocols are aligned with WHO,CDC and OSHA recommendations
    Article

    New working protocols as FCA prepares to restart North American operations

    2020-05-13T17:19:00Z

    As the OEM prepares to resume production, best practices from FCA plants in China and Italy are helping guide North American safety protocols.

  • FCA RAM 1500 2019
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    North America: GM and FCA schedule production restarts

    2020-05-06T13:37:00Z

    General Motors sets 18 May target; FCA’s global network on standby for further restarts

  • FCA ready to return
    Article

    VIDEO: FCA’s return to production in Europe begins as the Sevel LCV plant reopens

    2020-04-27T13:55:00Z

    After weeks under lockdown, Italy’s automotive manufacturing sector takes its first steps to recovery

  • Lamborghini front on
    Article

    Italy’s OEMs and suppliers stay resolute through national coronavirus measures

    2020-03-11T09:59:00Z

    FCA, Lamborghini, Ferrari, Maserati, Alfa Romeo Brembo and Pirelli – the famous names of the Italian automotive industry are battling on through the Covid-19 crisis

  • Maserati has stated that all new models will be 100% developed, engineered and built in Italy, and will adopt hybrid and battery electric propulsion systems
    News

    Maserati to produce a new electrified range

    2020-02-17T18:47:00Z

    Maserati has stated that all new models will be 100% developed, engineered and built in Italy, and will adopt hybrid and battery electric powertrains

  • Tavares-Manley PSA-FCA merger
    Analysis

    PSA-FCA – the ideal merger or a challenge too far?

    2020-02-03T15:33:00Z

    Even after the collapse of the Renault deal FCA still wanted a merger to protect itself going forward from the headwinds of electrification and global economic uncertainty; step forward PSA

  • FCA Sergio Marchionne
    Comment

    PSA-FCA merger: Sergio Marchionne gets his wish, posthumously

    2019-11-13T14:36:00Z

    As CEO of FCA, Sergio Marchionne tried and tried to find a mega-merger partner for the group. Less less than two years after his death, a likely candidate has emerged…

  • Electric fusion
    Article

    FCA–PSA fusion: first of the electric shock waves?

    2019-11-04T05:00:00Z

    The merger attempt by FCA and PSA will be complicated but makes economic and operational sense, including for manufacturing efficiency. Whether or not it goes ahead, more consolidation is likely as the automotive industry gears up for electrification

  • FCA Mirafiori
    Article

    FCA to build battery assembly complex

    2019-10-24T15:34:00Z

    Italy - FCA will construct a battery assembly facility to support its electrification strategy

  • Cummins diesel engine
    Article

    Cummins hits engine production milestone

    2019-10-01T10:16:00Z

    US - Cummins has made three million diesel engines at its plant in Columbus, Indiana

  • FCA Ram line US
    Article

    Staying on track

    2019-09-08T09:02:00Z

    FCA’s restructuring has proved successful and the Jeep brand continues to prosper with new models on the way, but there are still challenges to overcome. Ian Henry reports

  • FCA_Chrysler_-_Brampton_Assembly_Plant-1515ouobneijek0g3g5tug5jdm361
    Article

    Canada feels the chill

    2019-07-22T13:43:00Z

    Trading challenges and dwindling investment is putting Canada’s automotive manufacturers under pressure. 

  • FCA Mirafiori Fiat 500 BEV
    Article

    FCA starts building BEV production line

    2019-07-15T14:20:00Z

    Italy - The highly automated line will be used to make the Fiat 500 BEV

  • FCA concept
    Article

    The Fiat-Renault merger – inevitability postponed?

    2019-06-18T15:44:00Z

    Ian Henry provides insight on the situation between FCA and its partners and potential partners

  • CAP_SV2_7317
    Article

    US plants – stick or twist?

    2019-04-10T13:42:00Z

    Several carmakers have recently outlined plans to alter their production activities in the US. Some announcements have been positive, with large investments being made to build new facilities as well as upgrade existing ones. Others have detailed plant closures. Here we provide an overview of the latest news regarding ...

  • FAW Changchung
    Article

    Unease in the East

    2018-11-21T14:15:00Z

    Falling sales, electrification and mega mergers: Nick Gibbs provides an overview of the current automotive industry trends in China A fascinating year for China’s automotive industry has seen the world’s largest car market undergo a series of seismic shifts as it moves to a new level of maturity, bringing ...

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    Article

    Raising the roof

    2018-11-19T10:51:00Z

    When it comes to roof gluing, vision systems such as the one in operation at FCA Cassino will lead to a return on investment in a short time Vision systems have become a very powerful tool for automotive manufacturers, allowing them to increase productivity and overall quality while ...

  • FCA Chrysler Drive HQ
    Article

    The break-up of Fiat Chrysler gathers pace

    2018-11-15T10:28:00Z

    A couple of years ago, Ferrari became an independent quoted company, separate from Fiat Chrysler . This was followed by the separation of CNH Industrials, the holding company for Iveco Trucks. Now Fiat Chrysler has spun off its components activity, Magneti Marelli, to CK Holdings in a deal worth over ...

  • AMS NA cover sq
    Article

    Out now: North America 2018

    2018-08-24T16:24:26Z

    When it comes to America and automotive manufacturing, some things are impossible to ignore. Foremost among them are: The Big Three, the light truck segment and Trump. In our latest global region supplement, we bring you the full set. In this AMS special supplement we examine a region ...

  • Forging the deal
    Article

    Forging the deals

    2018-08-24T15:03:40Z

    Ian Henry examines the key trends in the North American automotive supplier sector where technological progress and feisty trade policies continue to present a range of business challenges With rapid technology change across the sector as the automotive market accelerates into the era of electrification, the uncertainty over the future ...