Sergio Marchionne: Improbable leader of impossible missionsJuly 30
Sergio Marchionne came into the auto industry 15 years ago as an outsider, a paunchy middle-aged accountant-turned-corporate strategist with no experience running a car factory. He departed last week as one the industry's most daring visionaries.
Sergio timelineJuly 30
Marchionne's missilesJuly 30
Star of the 2011 L.A. show, but a big failure at market researchJuly 30
At FCA, preserve Marchionne magic, question methodsJuly 30
Like a 'comet across the sky': Brilliant, fast, 'then it's gone'July 30
"This is either gonna be magic or tragic," AutoNation boss Mike Jackson tells our publisher, reflecting on his first meeting with Sergio Marchionne. Suspicion blossomed into an enduring friendship that ended too quickly.
Windsor days were 'high point'July 30
Fiat Chrysler says it didn't know about CEO's illness as queries surfaceJuly 27
AutoNews Now: Marchionne sick for a year, hospital revealsJuly 26
Marchionne knew of 'serious illness' for a yearJuly 26
Sergio Marchionne, turnaround virtuoso who built Fiat Chrysler, dies at 66July 25
Sergio Marchionne, the man in black and self-proclaimed fixer who plucked Chrysler from the ashes of bankruptcy in 2009 and hitched it to Fiat to create a money-making global automaker, has died. He was 66.