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Fiat Chrysler, Peugeot, merger set to fly with the stars

VELIZY-VILLACOUBLAY and LONDON – Stellantis will be the name of a new group in the automotive world resulting from the merger of Fiat Chrysler and Groupe PSA It’s a major step as the two move towards completion of their 50:50 merger as defined in a combination agreement announced on December 18 2019 Peugeot (Groupe PSA)… Continue reading Fiat Chrysler, Peugeot, merger set to fly with the stars

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New boss appointed for Fiat Chrysler SA network

MIDRAND, Gauteng – Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCA) has appointed Ismaeel Hassen as CEO for South Africa as current CEO Pierre Martin Bos heads for a new post in Morocco. The Corner congratulates you both… Bos told The Corner before heading north: “The Covid pandemic has placed many challenges on the global automotive industry – but… Continue reading New boss appointed for Fiat Chrysler SA network

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Fiat Chrysler on track to boost Cheetah Centre charity

MIDRAND, South Africa – Corporate teams will attempt to match the speed of a cheetah when they race each other at the 11th annual Charity Cheetah Karting Day at Zwartkops Karting track on Sunday October 13, 2019. Fiat Chrysler SA has let their most talented team members loose for the day in aid of the… Continue reading Fiat Chrysler on track to boost Cheetah Centre charity

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Fiat and Chrysler complete 2012 global merger in SA

JOHANNESBURG, Gauteng – Fiat Chrysler Autos (FCA) has merged its individual national sales companies to ”complete the local integration” of the two automakers. FCA SA, though under a single management team since the 2012 merger of Fiat and Chrysler global merger, had operated as separate financial entities. The administrative merger, effective from May 1 2018,… Continue reading Fiat and Chrysler complete 2012 global merger in SA

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New CEO/MD for Fiat Chrysler SA

MIDRAND, Gauteng – Fiat Group Automobiles SA which imports Fiat, Fiat Professional, Abarth and Alfa Romeo vehicles and Chrysler SA, importer of Chrysler, Jeep and Dodge products, has a new CEO/MD. Marco Melani took over responsibility from March 1 2016 from genial American Trent Barcroft, joining the South African operation from being head of marketing for the… Continue reading New CEO/MD for Fiat Chrysler SA

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Fiat goes electric with hybrid technology

ROME, Italy – Fiat’s 500 and Panda have become the first Fiat-Chrysler city cars to be fitted with new petrol mild hybrid technology as the first step to the electrification of the Fiat brand. They will be powered by new three-cylinder engines from the Fiat FireFly family combined with a 12V belt-integrated starter generator which… Continue reading Fiat goes electric with hybrid technology

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Three auto giants uniting to create monster motor group

MILAN, Italy / PARIS, France – Fiat Chrysler and Peugeot owner PSA are to join forces through a 50-50 share swop to create the world’s fourth-largest automaker which will likely trigger a new wave of consolidation in the auto industry. The intention is to create a $50-billion company based in the Netherlands but with listings… Continue reading Three auto giants uniting to create monster motor group

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Cost-saving accolade for sporting Alfa Stelvio 2.0T Super Q4

MIDRAND, Gauteng – Alfa Romeo’s Stelvio (above), since launching in November 2017, claims to have set the bar among the executive SUV class, ”It’s delivered a thrilling driving experience, outstanding performance, and eye-catching styling,” the automaker says. ”Now this 2019 SA Car of the Year finalist has added the title ”most cost-effective vehicle to service”… Continue reading Cost-saving accolade for sporting Alfa Stelvio 2.0T Super Q4

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Jeep Topless Day: Global celebration includes parties in SA

Outdoor party-time for Jeeper families Venues all over South Africa – 4×4 tests Latest models on display at each venue MIDRAND, South Africa – Every year thousands of Jeep owners from around the world unite for Jeep Go Topless Day to socialise, take part in a range of activities and picnics and, most importantly, celebrate… Continue reading Jeep Topless Day: Global celebration includes parties in SA

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Fiat Spider goes turbo for US show with Urbana Edition

Urbana Edition offers unique sporty look-and-feel Most powerful four-cylinder turbo in class Only model with turbocharged power standard AUBURN HILLS, Michigan – Fiat America has announced a range of models from the 2019 Fiat 124 Spider Urbana Edition., and they are beautiful and they will be displayed at the 2019 New York auto show. The… Continue reading Fiat Spider goes turbo for US show with Urbana Edition