Sergio Marchionne

Alfa Romeo could return to F1 racing with own team

Feb. 12, 2016 15:02 CET

Alfa Romeo could return to Formula One racing with its own team, Fiat Chrysler CEO Sergio Marchionne said....
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Ferrari shares slump to record low after saying sales growth will slow

3:33 pm U.S. ET | Feb. 2, 2016

Ferrari said sales growth will probably slow down in its first full year of independence from Fiat Chrysler Automobiles, sending the shares to their lowest level since the supercar maker's Oct. 21 initial public offering in New York....
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RICHARD TRUETT

BLOG: Sergio's plan to sell rebadged Dart, 200 replacements could work -- if he chooses wisely

11:00 am U.S. ET | Feb. 2, 2016

FCA just may be able to replace the Dart and 200 with more salable vehicles. The key to success: The replacements must not be available here from any other manufacturer....
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NEWS ANALYSIS: SERGIO'S BIG BET

What FCA stands to gain from outsourcing small and midsize sedans

12:01 am U.S. ET | Feb. 1, 2016

Fiat Chrysler Automobiles' risky strategy -- basically to get out of the commodity car business and focus on its most profitable products -- may be the best chance for FCA to overcome a perilous lack of resources and find the merger partner it craves....
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LARRY P. VELLEQUETTE

Jeep Wagoneer? Where did that come from?

12:01 am U.S. ET | Feb. 1, 2016

So what's a Jeep Wagoneer? Fiat Chrysler CEO Sergio Marchionne referred to a Wagoneer last week during a conference call about FCA's plans to "realign" its North American production plan. But a lack of details leaves us to wonder....
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LARRY P. VELLEQUETTE

BLOG: Wait a minute. What? Jeep Wagoneer? Where did that come from?

6:17 pm U.S. ET | Jan. 27, 2016

Here's a question for you to ponder: What's a Jeep Wagoneer?...
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FCA tilts N.A. production plans to trucks, scales back Alfa ambitions

10:23 am U.S. ET | Jan. 27, 2016

A revised business plan released today by Fiat Chrysler Automobiles moves its profit-heavy Jeep and Ram brands into the passing lane, while tapping the brakes on efforts to build a full line of Alfa Romeos from scratch by 2018....
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Fiat finds $1 billion in savings from unlocking Chrysler's cash

Jan. 27, 2016 10:58 CET

Fiat Chrysler CEO Sergio Marchionne has found a way to cut borrowing costs at the company by gaining full access to Chrysler's cash stockpile of about $13 billion, two years after Fiat merged with the U.S. carmaker....
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Fiat Chrysler fights to keep turnaround plan on the road

11:07 am U.S. ET | Jan. 26, 2016

Fiat Chrysler will have its work cut out on Wednesday to convince investors it can deliver its turnaround plan after model delays, deferred investments and slowing demand in key markets Asia and Latin America....
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Viper-like 2-seater could make a comeback, Marchionne hints

12:01 am U.S. ET | Jan. 25, 2016

The Dodge Viper is set to end production in 2017, but Fiat Chrysler CEO Sergio Marchionne says the nameplate could stage a comeback in different form....
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PSA, Renault, FCA eye deals as Iran president tours EU

Jan. 25, 2016 16:14 CET

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani arrived in Italy on Monday for the first stop of a European tour that may see him explore manufacturing partnerships with Fiat Chrysler Automobiles, PSA and Renault. FCA CEO Sergio Marchionne has said he sees opportunities in Iran....
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THE CANDOR MAN

Marchionne bumps head with designers

12:01 am U.S. ET | Jan. 25, 2016

Imitation may be the sincerest form of flattery, but Chrysler designers will probably think twice the next time they consider borrowing an idea from a rival carmaker....
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FCA's next boss must survive the spin cycle

12:01 am U.S. ET | Jan. 25, 2016

Fiat Chrysler CEO Sergio Marchionne says he'll step down in 2018 and in the meantime will spend a lot of time thinking about who should replace him. But Marchionne's description of what his potential successors have to go through to win the job could make you wonder who in their right mind would want it....
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Ferrari's new independence increases pressure to grow

Jan. 14, 2016 11:48 CET

Ferrari once capped annual production at about 7,000 cars in an effort to maintain the brand's exclusivity. The automaker now says it may lift output beyond its current target of 9,000 in 2019, as it faces the pressures of going it alone without former parent Fiat Chrysler....
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FCA's Marchionne meets with NHTSA's Rosekind after $175 million in fines in 2015

4:07 pm U.S. ET | Jan. 11, 2016

Fiat Chrysler and the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration have been doing a $175 million dance with each other for the last six months over years of safety regulation violations....
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Heavy-duty Rams to stay in Mexico, Marchionne says

1:16 pm U.S. ET | Jan. 11, 2016

Fiat Chrysler will keep producing its heavy-duty Ram pickups in Mexico but will announce Jan. 27 a “significant realignment” of what it makes and where across its North American production portfolio, CEO Sergio Marchionne said....
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Fiat Chrysler 2015 performance 'at top end' of guidance, Marchionne says

Jan. 11, 2016 17:38 CET

Fiat Chrysler's performance last year came in at the top end of the company's own forecasts, CEO Sergio Marchionne said. "The year has gone well, above expectations," Marchionne told reporters on the sidelines of the Detroit auto show....
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Marchionne embarks on final mission impossible at Fiat Chrysler

8:12 am U.S. ET | Jan. 11, 2016

As Fiat Chrysler CEO Sergio Marchionne starts to look beyond his reign at the carmaker, he's betting he can silence naysayers one more time....
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Fiat merger mastermind says next deal could be after he's gone

10:58 am U.S. ET | Jan. 4, 2016

Fiat Chrysler CEO Sergio Marchionne, the mastermind of the merger that created the world's seventh-largest carmaker, says another transformational deal probably won't happen under his watch....
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Ferrari spinoff puts focus on Marchionne's Fiat Chrysler revamp

Jan. 4, 2016 10:59 CET

Fiat Chrysler CEO Sergio Marchionne is about to find out what it's like to run the business without the fat profits from Ferrari. Fiat Chrysler on Sunday distributed to shareholders its remaining 80 percent stake in the supercar maker....
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Is Sergio game to play the role of Nissan's Hanawa?

12:01 am U.S. ET | Jan. 4, 2016

If Fiat Chrysler CEO Sergio Marchionne is tempted to revive his push to merge with General Motors, he might do well to consider the tale of Yoshikazu Hanawa....
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JAMES B. TREECE

BLOG: As head of a desperate Nissan, Hanawa knew where he stood

12:01 am U.S. ET | Dec. 30, 2015

If Fiat Chrysler CEO Sergio Marchionne is tempted to revive his push to acquire -- I'm sorry, merge with (cough, cough) -- General Motors, he might do well to consider the tale of Yoshikazu Hanawa....
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2015 LISTS OF 10

Quotables from notables

12:01 am U.S. ET | Dec. 28, 2015

From Fiat Chrysler CEO Sergio Marchionne and General Motors CEO Mary Barra, a look back at notable quotes from notable people in 2015....
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EDITORIAL

And for 2016, I do solemnly resolve to ...

12:01 am U.S. ET | Dec. 28, 2015

New Year's resolutions we may or may not hear for 2016....
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2015 LISTS OF 10

Automotive News' biggest stories of 2015

12:01 am U.S. ET | Dec. 27, 2015

U.S. light-vehicle sales climbed for the sixth straight year in 2015, a run of success unmatched in the American car business since that giddy stretch from 1921-26. Still, the automotive landscape was blighted this year by another "you-gotta-be-kidding-me" scandal....
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