October 26, 2020

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    Fiat Chrysler plans to restart Panda car production on June 16

    Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCA) prepares to restart production of its Panda small car at its plant in Pomigliano, near Naples located in southern Italy, on June 16, a union representative said on Wednesday. The government and automakers had enforced shutdowns of factories to control the spread of the coronavirus pandemic. The resumption, initially scheduled for […]

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    Fiat Chrysler in talks with unions to resume production in Italy

    Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCA) and unions are talking about the plans for beefed-up health measures at Italian plants to make the way for most profitable production to resume as soon as the government eases a nationwide lockdown, unions stated on Wednesday. An extension of a national lockdown set to expire on April 13 cannot be […]

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    Fiat Chrysler, Peugeot seek to raise cash before merger

    With their sales hit by the coronavirus outbreak, automakers Fiat Chrysler and Peugeot’s owner PSA have delayed their shareholder meetings and are looking at ways to increase cash reserves ahead of their planned merger. The two automakers have turned to their banks to secure much required cash, and Fiat Chrysler (FCA) is looking at debt […]

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    Honda, Fiat Chrysler aim to restart Canada and US auto production in May

    Honda Motor and Fiat Chrysler Automobiles NV stated on Monday they hope to resume U.S. and Canadian auto production in May, which has been closed due to the ongoing coronavirus pandemic. The Japanese automaker stopped production on March 23 and said it will extend the stop through May 1. Fiat Chrysler stated it aims “to […]

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    Fiat Chrysler starts ventilator component production in Italy

    Fiat Chrysler (FCA) started ventilator parts to help Italy’s Siare Engineering boost its output of the medical equipment needed to treat patients during the coronavirus crisis, the automaker said on Friday. Automakers across the world are increasing production of critical healthcare products and machines to deal with the enormous demand during the pandemic. Italy, the […]

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    Fiat Chrysler to start three Italian sites right after lockdown ends

    Fiat Chrysler wants to resume operations at three Italian sites once the government lifts coronavirus restrictions on manufacturing, a union representative stated on Thursday, adding unions would watch out for health precautions. Regardless of Italy’s lowest death toll from the virus in six days on Wednesday, Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte stated a national lockdown, placed […]

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    Fiat Chrysler, GM try discounts, online buying to lift declining U.S. sales

    With auto showrooms closing because of the coronavirus pandemic, Fiat Chrysler and General Motors moved to reboot demand with seven-year, no-interest loans and programs permitting customers to purchase vehicles online. Fiat Chrysler Automobiles NV’s new “Drive Forward” marketing program consists of online shopping tools that will for the first time let U.S. consumers to finish […]

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    Fiat attempt to resume some Italian production could be hindered by lockdown

    A possible extension of Italy’s lockdown could frustrate an attempt by Fiat Chrysler to restart some vehicle production at three Italian plants next week, a union representative said. Italy has prohibited travel within the country and ordered a freeze on all non-essential business-related activities, which includes the auto industry, until April 3 to deal with […]

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    Fiat Chrysler looks to restart some Italian production next week

    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 […]

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    Fiat Chrysler agrees on 3.5 billion euro credit facility with banks

    Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCA) stated on Thursday it has accepted a new credit facility with two banks, at a time when significant automakers are having to close plants, losing revenue as demand declines mainly because of the spread of coronavirus. Majority of FCA’s plants across the world are presently closed in response to the virus […]

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    Fiat Chrysler will make face masks for North America

    Fiat Chrysler has confirmed that they will produce a million face masks a month and stated it will distribute them to emergency services in North America to help the region in the existing coronavirus crisis. FCA, which is also attempting to help produce urgently needed respirators for patients in intensive care in Italy, is one […]

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    Fiat Chrysler stops some Italian plants to fight coronavirus

    Fiat Chrysler is temporarily stopping operations at some plants in Italy and will decrease production rates in order to fight the coronavirus outbreak in the country, a spokesman for the automaker said on Wednesday. The automaker stated it had stepped up measures throughout its facilities, including intensive sanitation of all work and rest areas, to […]

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    FCA challenges Italy tax agency concerning the value of U.S. business

    Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCA) has challenged a claim by Italy’s tax officials over the valuing of its U.S. Chrysler business that could leave it with an unwanted tax bill just days prior to an expected key merger agreement with Peugeot owner PSA. On Wednesday, a source knowledgeable with the matter stated the Italian tax agency […]

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    UAW members recommend approval of Fiat Chrysler labor deal

    Union members of United Auto Workers from Fiat Chrysler Automobiles NV’s U.S. plants on Wednesday recommended authorization of a tentative labor agreement that would permit the Italian-American automaker to prevent a strike as it collaborates to merge with France’s Groupe PSA. Fiat Chrysler (FCA) and PSA, the innovator of Peugeot and Citroen, in October declared […]

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    FIOM says new models needed for full employment at FCA’s Turin plant

    FIOM, the Italian metalworker union, on Monday, called on Fiat Chrysler to come up with new car models to be produced in its home town of Turin to make sure that the Mirafiori plant there reaches full employment. In October Fiat Chrysler and Peugeot owner PSA revealed strategies to form a $50 billion group, set […]

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