Fiat heir Lapo Elkann arrested in New York over false reporting of incidentNov. 29, 2016
Lapo Elkann, grandson of the late Fiat patriarch Gianni Agnelli, was arrested and charged in New York with falsely reporting an incident. Media reported that he was suspected of faking his own kidnapping.
Family Ties: The dynasties of the auto industryJune 6, 2016
Family-controlled auto groups have survived monumental upheaval over the past century, sometimes going against the bottom-line principles of pure capitalism. Need proof? Just look at Ford, BMW, Toyota, Fiat Chrysler and Volkswagen. All are steered in various degrees by the founder's family.
No airs for billionaire Ferrari sonOct. 19, 2015
Piero Ferrari inherited the stake his late father retained in Ferrari S.p.A. after Fiat bought half of the company nearly 50 years ago. He now owns 10 percent of Ferrari, enough to make him a billionaire as FCA begins the process of selling a near 10 percent stake in Ferrari to Wall Street investors.
Fiat heir shows his grandfather's dealmaking flairAug. 13, 2015
Fiat Chrysler Chairman John Elkann is showing that he shares the flair his grandfather, Gianni Agnelli, had for making deals. He is also showing that he is not content with preserving the family's industrial legacy, he wants to make it grow.