Stories tagged: Fiat Chrysler
UPDATED: Fri., Sept. 13, 2019, 6:58 p.m.
Leaders of the United Auto Workers union have extended contracts with Ford and Fiat Chrysler indefinitely, but the pact with General Motors is still set to expire Saturday night.
UPDATED: Fri., Aug. 2, 2019, 6:43 p.m.
They were the suburban vehicle of choice in the 1990s and early 2000s, but ever since, minivans appeared to be riding the slow lane to extinction.
UPDATED: Tue., June 4, 2019, 4:48 p.m.
Renault has delayed a decision on whether to merge with Fiat Chrysler, a deal that could reshape the global auto industry as carmakers race to make electric and autonomous vehicles …
Wed., May 29, 2019, 5 p.m.
Fiat Chrysler’s proposal to merge with Renault has been presented to Nissan, adding another big question to the list of uncertainties facing the Japanese automaker.
UPDATED: Tue., April 23, 2019, 10:54 a.m.
U.S. auto safety regulators have expanded an investigation into malfunctioning air bag controls to include 12.3 million vehicles because the bags may not inflate in a crash. The problem could …
UPDATED: Fri., April 19, 2019, 5:47 p.m.
Fiat Chrysler is recalling more than 300,000 vehicles in North America because a transmission problem could cause them to roll away unexpectedly.
Mon., March 18, 2019, 11:03 a.m.
A former vice president at the United Auto Workers has been charged with conspiracy in a scheme with Fiat Chrysler to buy meals, golf and other perks with money from …
Wed., March 13, 2019, 5:22 p.m.
Fiat Chrysler is recalling nearly 900,000 vehicles because they don’t meet US emission standards.
Thu., Jan. 10, 2019, 1:46 p.m.
Fiat Chrysler will pay a $305 million fine to the U.S. government to settle allegations it cheated on emissions tests.
Sun., Sept. 30, 2018, 4 p.m.
Fiat Chrysler is offering free health care for most of its employees and their families – about 22,000 people – through a clinic the carmaker opened this summer. The company …
Mon., Aug. 27, 2018, 10:15 a.m.
A former Fiat Chrysler executive was sentenced to 5
Fri., June 1, 2018, 8:50 a.m.
In his last big presentation as CEO of Fiat Chrysler before retiring, Sergio Marchionne announced a big investment push to make more electrified cars, while acknowledging that traditional engines will …
UPDATED: Thu., March 15, 2018, 6:08 p.m.
Georgia’s highest court on Thursday ruled against Fiat Chrysler, which had appealed a $40 million judgment awarded to the family of a 4-year-old boy who died in a Jeep fire.
Mon., Jan. 22, 2018, 5:22 p.m.
A former Fiat Chrysler executive pleaded guilty Monday to showering more than $1.5 million in cash and gifts on high-ranking members of the United Auto Workers, admitting he turned the …
UPDATED: Mon., Aug. 21, 2017, 5:06 p.m.
Fiat Chrysler Automobiles NV’s fast-growing Jeep division has elicited takeover interest from a Chinese rival, the latest sign that the Italian-American company’s businesses may be up for grabs just as …
Wed., Aug. 16, 2017, 10:14 a.m.
The companies say the system will be used by automakers worldwide to run self-driving vehicles. It will be flexible so automakers can keep their unique brand identities.
Thu., June 15, 2017, 10:46 a.m.
The recall covers Dodge Grand Caravans from 2011 and 2012. The company says eight people have suffered minor injuries from the problem, but no crashes have been reported.
Tue., Jan. 24, 2017, 7:39 a.m.
The threat from President Donald Trump to tax Mexican-made cars sold in the U.S. would throw the industry into disarray, analysts say, forcing some uncomfortable choices: Raise car prices or …
Fri., Nov. 18, 2016, 7:30 a.m.
Fiat Chrysler is recalling nearly 89,000 cars and SUVs to fix possible fuel leaks or problems with windshield wipers.
Wed., Nov. 16, 2016, 4:02 p.m.
A Georgia court has rejected Fiat Chrysler’s appeal of a $40 million award to a family whose child who died in a Jeep fire.
Fri., Nov. 4, 2016, 10:39 a.m.
Fiat Chrysler plans to permanently close the Walter P. Chrysler Museum in suburban Detroit next month and convert it into office space.
Thu., Aug. 4, 2016, 2 p.m.
In front of a packed lecture hall at the Black Hat hacker conference on Thursday in Las Vegas, Charlie Miller and Chris Valasek demonstrated how they could take control of …
Tue., Aug. 2, 2016, 5:08 p.m.
The parents of “Star Trek” actor Anton Yelchin filed a wrongful death lawsuit Tuesday against the makers of Jeep Grand Cherokees, claiming the company manufactured unsafe gear selectors that led …
Wed., July 27, 2016, 10:29 a.m.
MILAN – Fiat Chrysler Automobiles on Wednesday raised its earnings forecasts after reporting a 25 percent increase in second-quarter profits as SUV and truck sales offset the impact of slumping …
Tue., July 26, 2016, 12:07 p.m.
Fiat Chrysler has revised more than five years of U.S. sales figures and says a much-touted streak of 75 months of gains should have ended in 2013.
Mon., July 18, 2016, 12:53 p.m.
Federal prosecutors are investigating allegations that Fiat Chrysler violated securities laws by getting dealers to falsely report sales in order to inflate the company’s numbers. The company confirmed the investigation …
Wed., July 13, 2016, 9:04 a.m.
Fiat Chrysler is turning to weekend car tinkerers and good-guy hackers to expose software vulnerability in its cars and trucks.
Tue., June 28, 2016, 6:28 p.m.
A government investigation into confusing gear shifters like the one in the SUV that crushed and killed Star Trek actor Anton Yelchin found 266 crashes that injured 68 people.
Fri., June 24, 2016, 5:29 p.m.
A new lawsuit against Fiat Chrysler prominently mentions “Star Trek” actor Anton Yelchin, who was killed last weekend by an SUV under recall.
Thu., June 23, 2016, 12:03 a.m.
Fiat Chrysler is speeding up a recall of 1.1 million vehicles with confusing gear shifters like one in the SUV that crushed and killed Star Trek actor Anton Yelchin.