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Fiat Chrysler Issues Emissions-Related Recall of 863,000 Cars in US

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Fiat Chrysler Automobiles NV recalled almost 863,000 vehicles that violate U.S. emissions standards, another knock for the company after it agreed to make amends for building different trucks and SUVs that polluted more than legally allowed.

Gabrielle Coppola and Ryan Beene | Bloomberg News
March 13, 2019
Business, Equipment, Logistics

Warning Signs Flash for Detroit as Jeep Wranglers Pile Up on Dealer Lots

Jeep Balint Porneczi/Bloomberg News

An unexpected spike in inventory of Fiat Chrysler Automobile NV’s iconic Jeep is stoking concern that the American SUV boom that has fueled Detroit automakers’ profit is reaching its limits.

Gabrielle Coppola | Bloomberg News
February 26, 2019
Business

Fiat Chrysler Sales Miss Estimates

Fiat Motors Factory Sean Proctor/Bloomberg News

Fiat Chrysler Automobiles NV reported a smaller U.S. deliveries gain than expected, as frosty temperatures across much of the country dragged on demand even for the hot-selling Jeep SUV brand.

Gabrielle Coppola | Bloomberg News
February 1, 2019
Government, Business, Logistics

Fiat Chrysler Said to Settle Civil Suit on Diesel-Emissions Violations

Trucks Luke Sharrett/Bloomberg News

Fiat Chrysler Automobiles NV will pay hundreds of millions of dollars to settle a lawsuit brought by the U.S. Justice Department, which alleged some of its diesel-powered vehicles violated clean-air rules, a person familiar with the matter said.

Ryan Beene | Bloomberg News
January 10, 2019
Business, Technology, Autonomous, TCA

Fiat Chrysler Spends $30 Million on Self-Driving Test Site Near Detroit

Fiat logo on vehicle Gene J. Puskar/AP

Fiat Chrysler Automobiles is adding more muscle to its self-driving vehicle testing efforts. The company will spend more than $30 million at a new testing and development facility at its Chelsea Proving Grounds west of Detroit.

Eric D. Lawrence | Detroit Free Press
September 5, 2018
Business, Technology, Fuel

Rugged Ram Truck Has a Secret Inside: A Small Electric Motor

2019 Dodge Ram 1500 Limited pickup truck The 2019 Dodge Ram 1500 Limited pickup truck is unveiled during the North American International Auto Show in Detroit on Jan. 15, 2018. (Daniel Acker/Bloomberg)

“Mild” is not a word that usually is associated with brawny pickups. But Fiat Chrysler Automobiles NV is betting it can sell more Ram 1500s by turning its famous V-8 Hemi engine into a mild hybrid, and clean up its industry-worst emissions record in the process

Gabrielle Coppola | Bloomberg News
August 27, 2018
Government, Business

NHTSA's Rosekind: Hacking Risk May Be Broader Than Fiat Chrysler

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The cybersecurity issues that led Fiat Chrysler Automobiles NV to recall 1.4 million vehicles this month could pose a problem for cars and trucks from other automakers, the top U.S. auto safety regulator said July 31.

David Morgan | Reuters
July 31, 2015