Lexus, Porsche rank as most-dependable brands, J.D. Power saysWed, 22, Feb 2017
Lexus and Porsche are the most dependable brands after three years of vehicle ownership, while Toyota leads non-premium labels, according to a J.D. Power study. Fiat Chrysler posted four of the bottom five brands.
Ferrari will unveil fastest series car to dateThu, 16, Feb 2017
Ferrari will debut the 812 Superfast, its most powerful series production car to date. The mid-front-engine sports car is an updated version of the F12 Berlinetta fitted with an enlarged variant of that model's naturally aspirated V-12 engine that produces 789 hp.
Former FCA quality chief Betts named to key post at J.D. PowerTue, 21, Feb 2017
Doug Betts, the former head of quality for Fiat Chrysler, has been named senior vice president of global automotive operations for J.D. Power and Associates. He will have responsibility for leading the company's strategy and operations for its automotive division.
Could FCA look better to GM after Opel deal?Mon, 20, Feb 2017
Now that General Motors is potentially selling off its European brand Opel to PSA, there is one way the automaker could stay in Europe and remain profitable: by finally taking up FCA CEO Sergio Marchionne's offer to merge.
Marchionne: Alfa to get 2 more crossoversMon, 20, Feb 2017
The Giulia Sport Wagon may have disappeared from Alfa Romeo's product plans, but Fiat Chrysler CEO Sergio Marchionne says Alfa, which is launching its first crossover, will soon have two more crossovers.
Lithia wants FCA storesMon, 20, Feb 2017
FCA shares jump on GM speculation; Barra still not interestedWed, 15, Feb 2017
How a GM sale of Opel could open door to purchase of FCATue, 14, Feb 2017
Removing Opel from GM's brand offerings could, ironically, make it more attractive for GM to purchase all or parts of FCA, which is still actively seeking a merger partner. That is, if GM were interested.
Canadian CEOs brace for NAFTA changes as Trump and Trudeau meetMon, 13, Feb 2017
Canada and the U.S. have knitted together one of the world's most integrated economies since signing free trade agreements 30 years ago, trading everything from fertilizer to oil, auto parts to drugs. As Prime Minister Justin Trudeau heads to Washington to meet President Donald Trump on Monday, Canadian companies are hoping it doesn't all unravel in a trade war.
Automakers press Trump to review 2025 mpg targetsSun, 12, Feb 2017
The chief executives of 18 major automakers and their U.S. arms are urging President Trump to revisit a decision by the Obama administration to lock in light-vehicle fuel efficiency rules through 2025. In a letter sent late Friday, the companies warned thousands of U.S. jobs could be at risk if the 54.5 mpg target is not revisited.
Calif. Alfa, Fiat dealers fight the factoryMon, 13, Feb 2017
FCA's flood of new stores: Dealers, buyers take the hitMon, 13, Feb 2017
A manufacturer's power to create a new dealership location is the power to destroy any number of existing dealerships within the market, writes Jim Appleton president of the New Jersey Coalition of Automotive Retailers.