Sergio Marchionne

Fiat doesn't need to give new Mazda roadster to Alfa, Marchionne says

March 4, 2014 20:03 CET
Fiat doesn't necessarily need to build the roadster announced with Mazda early last year with an Alfa Romeo badge, Fiat Chrysler Automobile CEO Sergio Marchionne said.... Read More »

 

Chrysler near announcement on minivan production

11:13 am U.S. ET | March 4, 2014
Chrysler Group has made a decision on the future of minivan production at its Windsor, Ontario, plant and will make it public within two days, CEO Sergio Marchionne said today.... Read More »

 

Alfa unlikely to get Mazda-made roadster, sources say

March 3, 2014 06:01 CET
Fiat or its Abarth performance subbrand are likely to get a roadster from Mazda instead of Alfa Romeo, sources say. Fiat and Mazda product planners plan to meet soon to discuss the potential badge change for the MX-5-based two-seat car.... Read More »

 

Fiat's UK-style revival plan faces Italian hurdles

12:01 am U.S. ET | March 2, 2014
Fiat CEO Sergio Marchionne plans to use sporty new Alfa Romeos and sleek Maseratis in a bid to repeat in Italy what British brands like Mini and Jaguar have achieved under foreign ownership.... Read More »

 

Fiat's UK-style revival plan faces Italian hurdles

March 1, 2014 10:35 CET
Fiat CEO Sergio Marchionne plans to use sporty new Alfa Romeos and sleek Maseratis in a bid to repeat in Italy what British brands like Mini and Jaguar have achieved under foreign ownership.... Read More »

 

Marchionne: Chrysler still weighing where to build next minivan

12:34 pm U.S. ET | Feb. 13, 2014
Chrysler Group is still exploring where to build its next minivans and may decide whether to move forward by the end of March, CEO Sergio Marchionne said Thursday in Toronto.... Read More »

 

Next long shot for Sergio: Put Maserati on the map

12:01 am U.S. ET | Feb. 10, 2014
Add another long shot to Sergio Marchionne’s list of challenges: He wants to put Maserati on the shopping lists of wealthy consumers who favor Lexus and Mercedes. And he used a Super Bowl ad to strike.... Read More »

 

Chrysler considers third pickup plant

12:01 am U.S. ET | Feb. 3, 2014
Strong demand for Ram pickups has Chrysler Group executives looking at breaking their vows and building an auto plant in North America.... Read More »

 

UAW's Holiefield on leave from union

4:05 pm U.S. ET | Jan. 31, 2014
UAW Vice President General Holiefield, who oversees the union's Chrysler department, has been placed on leave and responsibility for the automaker's 37,200 workers shifted to President Bob King's office, the union has confirmed.... Read More »

 

Maserati boom signals Fiat's shift from its Italian past

Jan. 30, 2014 12:41 CET
Fiat made its name building modest cars such as the tiny 500. With the acquisition of Chrysler, CEO Sergio Marchionne is shifting the company away from the European mass market to build upscale cars for wealthy Americans, Chinese and Europeans.... Read More »

 

NICK BUNKLEY

Is Chrysler American, Italian, Dutch or … ?

12:01 am U.S. ET | Jan. 30, 2014
Yesterday was certainly a big day for the venerable Dutch auto industry. Chrysler, the once undeniably American company that suffered a marriage to a German, then a taxpayer-supported shotgun wedding with an Italian, is finally settling down in the Netherlands.... Read More »

 

NICK BUNKLEY

Is Chrysler American, Italian, Dutch or … ?

3:16 pm U.S. ET | Jan. 29, 2014
There’s an occasional saying in western Michigan, where I grew up: “If you’re not Dutch, with a tax domicile in Great Britain, you’re not much.” It’s something like that, anyway. Regardless, today was a big day for the venerable Dutch auto industry.... Read More »

 

Marchionne letter to Chrysler employees

6:54 am U.S. ET | Jan. 29, 2014
Dear Colleagues, With the release today of our preliminary 2013 financial results we have closed a remarkable chapter in Chrysler's proud history... Read More »

 

NEWS ANALYSIS

For Marchionne, shift in Fiat headquarters risks political pain for tax gain

Jan. 28, 2014 06:01 CET
Fiat-Chrysler CEO Sergio Marchionne plans to move the group's headquarters out of Italy. But he must tread carefully in the U.S. and Italy, whose governments have bailed out Chrysler and funded layoffs at Fiat.... Read More »

 

Fiat-Chrysler to hold joint results presentation on Wednesday

Jan. 27, 2014 15:58 CET
Fiat and Chrysler will for the first time hold a single conference call on their annual results on Wednesday as the two companies finalize a merger that will create the world's seventh-largest auto group.... Read More »

 

NEWS ANALYSIS

For Marchionne, shift in Fiat headquarters risks political pain for tax gain

3:53 pm U.S. ET | Jan. 27, 2014
Fiat boss Sergio Marchionne, the veteran dealmaker who has just wrested full control of Chrysler Group from its union retirees, is about to unveil his next trick: moving the group's 115-year-old headquarters out of Italy.... Read More »

 

LUCA CIFERRI

Alfa calls new architecture Giorgio

7:57 am U.S. ET | Jan. 27, 2014
Alfa Romeo's new architecture will be code-named Giorgio, people working on the project told me. It's one of the few details revealed so far about the brand's fourth revival plan since 2004.... Read More »

 

LUCA CIFERRI

Alfa calls new architecture Giorgio

7:57 am U.S. ET | Jan. 27, 2014
Alfa Romeo's new architecture will be code-named Giorgio, people working on the project told me. It's one of the few details revealed so far about the brand's fourth revival plan since 2004.... Read More »

 

Marchionne's shooting for a million Jeeps in '14; Cherokee is the key

12:01 am U.S. ET | Jan. 27, 2014
Chrysler-Fiat CEO Sergio Marchionne has set an ambitious global sales goal for Jeep in 2014 of 1 million vehicles -- a 37 percent increase from last year.... Read More »

 

Fiat-Chrysler plans primary New York listing with UK base, report says

Jan. 22, 2014 20:34 CET
Fiat CEO Sergio Marchionne plans to propose the New York Stock Exchange as the primary market for shares of the company created from a merger with Chrysler, sources said. Marchionne also aims to have a fiscal domicile in the UK for tax purposes.... Read More »

 

Fiat-Chrysler plans primary NYSE listing, report says

2:34 pm U.S. ET | Jan. 22, 2014
Fiat CEO Sergio Marchionne plans to propose to the company's board that the New York Stock Exchange be the primary market for shares of the company created from a merger with Chrysler, people familiar with the matter said. Marchionne also aims to have a fiscal domicile in the U.K. for tax purposes, while the headquarters could be located elsewhere.... Read More »

 

Fiat completes Chrysler acquisition in $4.35 billion deal

10:43 am U.S. ET | Jan. 21, 2014
Fiat said it completed the acquisition of shares in Chrysler Group it did not previously own in a deal valued at $4.35 billion, making the United States unit a wholly-owned subsidiary of the Italian carmaker.... Read More »

 

LARRY P. VELLEQUETTE

Succeed Sergio? You'd have to be a bit crazy

12:01 am U.S. ET | Jan. 20, 2014
Fiat-Chrysler tried to cut off speculation by announcing that CEO Sergio Marchionne would stick around for "at least" three more years.... Read More »

 

LARRY P. VELLEQUETTE

Succeed Sergio? You'd have to be a bit crazy

12:01 am U.S. ET | Jan. 20, 2014
Fiat-Chrysler tried to cut off speculation about CEO Sergio Marchionne's successor. With the exception of anybody named Tavares or Piech, who would want his job?... Read More »

 

DETROIT AUTO SHOW

Jeep will put next Wrangler on a diet

12:01 am U.S. ET | Jan. 20, 2014
To save fuel, the next-generation Jeep Wrangler -- up for internal approval this quarter -- must be lighter and have more powertrain options, Chrysler executives said. Facing ever-tightening fleet fuel economy standards, Jeep has no choice but to alter the off-roader, brand head Mike Manley said last week at the Detroit auto show.... Read More »

 

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