Of the appointments made by new FCA CEO Mike Manley last week, his successors at Jeep and Ram -- including Canadian Reid Bigland -- were arguably the most important as those brands supply the cash flow to keep the company afloat.
New Fiat Chrysler CEO Mike Manley announced his reorganized executive team on Monday. Canadian Reid Bigland returns to the helm of Ram and will continue to lead FCA Canada.
Much of FCA Canada's 2018 sales decline can be attributed to the Ram brand, which has struggled this year despite having a redesigned pickup to sell in a market that heavily favours pickups and light trucks.
BMW is working with Fiat Chrysler Automobiles, Canadian supply giant Magna International, Intel and Mobileye to bring a new self-driving platform to the entire automotive market by 2021.
The aging full-size sedan will be eliminated in 2020, ending a 15-year production run. There is no word yet on what the end of the vehicle's production will mean at FCA's assembly plant in Brampton, Ont.
Take Five is a look at five new, refreshed or retooled vehicles that are destined for or have recently entered the Canadian market. Here are some offerings from Chevrolet, Ram, Dodge, Lincoln and BMW.
More than 2,000 people, including townsfolk, Fiat workers, politicians, and corporate executives, gathered in a packed Turin cathedral for a memorial service to honor the late Fiat Chrysler CEO, Sergio Marchionne.
FCA CEO Mike Manley will announce his management team by the end of September, the company's chairman said at a shareholder meeting.
President Donald Trump is “weaponizing” uncertainty in his campaign to force U.S. companies to repatriate manufacturing, said a recent report by the C.D. Howe Institute.
Philosophically, Canada's FCA dealers like what the late CEO Sergio Marchionne was about, but the immediate problem they want new CEO Mike Manley to deal with is a shortage of Ram truck models.
Under the late Sergio Marchionne, FCA used strong-arm tactics on suppliers to drive for the lowest price for parts, said John Henke, president of Planning Perspectives. Henke said that needs to change under Mike Manley.
FCA's new CEO Mike Manley intends to fulfill the late Sergio Marchionne's vision, but he's not Canadian. That lack of connection — and China being a priority for the automaker — is creating some angst.