Fiat Chrysler looks to restart some Italian production next week

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Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCA) is looking to restart some vehicle production from next week at three plants located in Italy if it gets the green light from the government, a union representative stated on Monday. Previously this month, Italy banned travel in the country and ordered a halt on all business activities deemed non-essential, including […]

Ferrari and Fiat to help Italy make ventilators in coronavirus crisis

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Italian automakers Ferrari and Fiat Chrysler are in discussion with the nation’s biggest ventilator manufacturer to help increase production of the life-saving machines that are urgently required in the coronavirus crisis, company officials stated on Thursday. Italy is at the epicenter of the pandemic and its government has started a big expansion of the number […]

Fiat stops Atessa plant once again due to coronavirus

Fiat Atessa plant

Fiat Chrysler has again stopped its Atessa plant in Italy because of disruptions in parts supply associated with the coronavirus outbreak, after it was reopened on Tuesday, a union representative stated on Wednesday. Situated in Abruzzo in central Italy, Atessa was the automaker’s only functioning assembly plant in Europe following the group’s statement on Monday […]

Fiat Chrysler’s only open Italian plant running with less capacity

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Fiat Chrysler has restarted limited production at its Atessa facility located in Italy, the automaker’s only open assembly plant, having stopped operations at most of its European factories, a spokesman stated on Tuesday. The company stated on Monday that it was stopping production for two weeks at majority of its European plants to help to […]

Coronavirus is halting plants in Europe while plants in China reopen

Fiat Chrysler is temporarily shutting four plants in Italy as coronavirus takes its toll on the world’s eighth biggest economy. The move came after a decision by the Italian government to impose sweeping restrictions on travel and public gatherings as it attempts to contain the worst outbreak of the coronavirus, also known as Covid-19, outside China. The Italian-American […]