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…

120-year-old Fiat gets back on the road again for Brighton

LONDON, England – An extremely rare Fiat 3½ horsepower assembled in 1899 will on November 3 run as a competitor and as a sponsor in the 2019 London-to-Brighton drive. This 120-year-old vehicle is capable of about 50km/h. Fiat, one of the oldest automotive manufacturers, has been named the official sponsor of the 2019 London to…

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…

Fifi tops list of most popular names for Fiat’s baby 500

Fifi most popular pet name for a Fiat 500 Personalised name stickers for Fiat 500 owners More than 3000 stickers already ordered MILAN, Italy – With the recent announcement of the name for the latest arrival of the British Royal House of Windsor comes a competition to find the most popuar name for the latest…

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…

Look out for Alfa Romeo Racing clover leaf on 2019 F1 grids

LONDON, England – The Sauber name will be absent from the 2019 Formula 1 grid. Instead, the cars will be emblazoned with the words Alfa Romeo Racing. It’s all part of a new and extended sponsorship deal for the team that was eighth of the 10 teams in the 2018 Constructors’ championship but it will…

It just gets better… Fiat goes autumnal with Collezione

Fiat 500 Collezione coming in UK with exclusive colours Two versions, convertible or hatchback-plus- sunroof ‘Striking new liveries, pinstripe fabric interiors’ LONDON, England – A Fiat 500 Collezione special edition has been launched in the UK in a suitably (northern)  Autumn guise with a new combination of colours, materials and details. ”The 500 Collezione,” its maker says,…

Fiat fans freak out in US for annual, er, Fiat FreakOut

Hundreds of Fiat fans at four-day Orlando bash Main event Concorso showcased decades of Fiats Special guest Anneliese Abarth, widow of Carlo Arbarth AUBURN HILLS, Michigan – Hundreds of Fiat and Abarth owners from across North America gathered in Orlando, Florida, over August 16-19 to celebrate with Fiat Club America for its 35th annual Fiat FreakOut…

Amazing Waze – Fiat Panda flaunts its connections

Stay in touch with everything on road Your Waze will do it all for you Supersmart babycar goes all spaceage JOHANNESBURG, South Africa – When the most popular model in the Fiat range meets what is believed to be the world’s most social navigation system the result is the Panda Waze – described by the…

New Stelvio star of FCA’s Jozi pop-up store

MIDRAND, South Africa – Fiat Chrysler Automobiles is to open the brand’s first pop-up store in South Africa in time for Christmas 2017. The selling concept is growing in popularity across Europe but this one will be erected by Arnold Chatz Cars, an FCA franchise, at Johannesburg’s Clearwater Mall (see map) in Strubens Valley on the …

No fast French lady, but this Fiat is 118 years old

No rush, but the south coast is the destination 19th-century Fiat out for the London-Brighton run At a maximum 22km, it could be a long day LONDON, England – The oldest Fiat in the UK, an 1899 Fiat 3½hp (about 2.6kW) was on the road in England today (Nov 5) as an entry in the…