Samsung to buy Harman for $8 billion in connected-car pushMon, 14, Nov 2016
Parts shortage to idle FCA's Canada minivan plant, union saysThu, 03, Nov 2016
Fiat Chrysler, Samsung talks stall amid Note 7 crisis, report saysWed, 12, Oct 2016
Fiat Chrysler's talks with Samsung Electronics over a partnership with its car-parts unit have stalled because the Korean company is focused on resolving the Galaxy Note 7 smartphone crisis, people familiar with the matter told Bloomberg.
Fiat's Elkann says talks for Marelli partner include SamsungSat, 03, Sep 2016
Fiat Chrysler Automobiles Chairman John Elkann confirmed the carmaker is holding talks with several potential partners, including Samsung Electronics, to strengthen its car-parts unit Magneti Marelli.
Marchionne sees Samsung as 'potential strategic partner'Sun, 28, Aug 2016
FCA CEO Sergio Marchionne said he sees Samsung Electronics as a potential partner amid interest from several potential buyers of its Magneti Marelli auto-parts unit. He didn't confirm talks with the Korean company.
Marchionne says FCA approached by several suitors for Magneti MarelliFri, 26, Aug 2016
Self-driving cars spur more automotive M&A in Silicon ValleyWed, 10, Aug 2016
The auto industry's self-driving revolution has spurred the biggest two years of automotive supplier takeovers in a decade. The total value of automotive supplier deals in 2015 and 2016 was $74.4 billion, according to data compiled by Bloomberg, with each of those years far exceeding the $17.7 billion annual average in the previous 10 years.
Samsung's Lee weighs car technology move with talks for FCA unitThu, 04, Aug 2016
After Samsung Electronics' success in selling components for rivals' smartphones, Vice Chairman Lee Jae Yong is considering a similar strategy for the world of automobiles. Samsung is in advanced talks to buy assets of auto-parts maker Magneti Marelli from Fiat Chrysler Automobiles
Fiat Chrysler may sell Magneti Marelli parts unit to Samsung in $3B deal, report saysWed, 03, Aug 2016
Samsung is in advanced talks to buy some or all of the operations of Fiat Chrysler's Magneti Marelli parts unit, Bloomberg reported. The deal could be worth $3 billion and Samsung is particularly interested in the supplier's lighting, in-car entertainment and telematics business, sources said.
FCA aims to keep momentum after Ferrari spinoffFri, 14, Aug 2015
A recovering European car market, improving margins and well-received new models have made some analysts more bullish that Fiat Chrysler's shares will continue to rise even after it spins off Ferrari.
Fiat Chrysler exploring $3.3 billion sale of auto parts unit Magneti Marelli, report saysFri, 17, Jul 2015
Fiat Chrysler Automobiles is considering whether to sell its auto parts maker Magneti Marelli after receiving interest from potential buyers, sources familiar with the matter told Reuters. At least two private equity funds are looking to team up with industry players and submit joint bids for Magneti Marelli, which supplies all major carmakers in Europe, the Americas and Asia, three sources said.