Fiat Chrysler’s UAW members ratify a new four-year contract

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The United Auto Workers (UAW) union stated on Wednesday that rank-and-file members at Fiat Chrysler Automobiles NV have voted to support a new four-year labor contract with the automaker, assisting the Italian-American firm prevent a strike as it collaborates to merge with France’s Groupe PSA. Fiat Chrysler (FCA) and PSA, the maker of Peugeot and […]

Fiat lodges appeal to Europe’s top court against $33 million EU tax order

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Fiat Chrysler has made an appeal to Europe’s top court against an EU order to pay 30 million euros ($33 million) in Luxembourg back-taxes, looking to overturn a lower tribunal ruling backing EU antitrust regulators. Fiat lodged its appeal to the Luxembourg-based Court of Justice of the European Union (CJEU), two months following the dismissal […]

Italian government following talks of FCA and Peugeot

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The Italian government is following talks between Fiat Chrysler and French automaker PSA over a possible tie-up, Industry Minister Stefano Patuanelli stated on Wednesday. Patuanelli informed reporters he could not discuss enough about the matter since a possible merger of the two was “a market operation”. The two automakers said on Wednesday they were holding […]

GM, Fiat Chrysler and Toyota thanked by Trump on California emissions fight

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U.S. President Donald Trump has thanked General Motors, Toyota Motor, Fiat Chrysler Automobiles and other significant automakers for “standing with” his efforts to block California from setting its own vehicle emissions regulations for cars and trucks. “California has treated the Auto Industry very poorly for many years, harming Workers and Consumers,” Trump tweeted. The automakers’ […]

GM, Toyota, Fiat Chrysler support Trump on California emissions challenge

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Significant automakers are siding with the Trump administration in its bid to bar California from setting its own fuel efficiency rules or zero-emission requirements for vehicles, the companies stated in a filing with a U.S. appeals court late on Monday. The move by companies such as General Motors, Toyota Motor, Hyundai Motor, and Fiat Chrysler […]

Fiat Chrysler picks Google, Samsung for globally connected car system

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Fiat Chrysler stated on Tuesday it will use technology from Alphabet Inc’s Google and Samsung to connect all its automobiles by 2022, giving music and video and facilitating future car-sharing and self-driving capabilities. Fiat Chrysler Automobiles NV (FCA) will utilize Google’s Android operating system worldwide in place of a mixture of software that differs by […]

Fiat Chrysler owners suing automakers in U.S. diesel case

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Lawyers representing owners of Fiat Chrysler diesel vehicles informed a U.S. judge they are seeking up to $106.5 million in legal costs and out-of-pocket costs in relation with a settlement over excess vehicle emissions, but they are discussing to finalize the amount, officials stated on Wednesday. The attorneys stated in a filing late on Tuesday […]

Fiat Chrysler to pay over $700 million concerning emissions claims

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Fiat Chrysler Automobiles NV is going to pay over $700 million to deal with the lawsuits from the U.S. Justice Department and diesel owners over claims it utilized illegal software to permit 104,000 diesel vehicles to emit excess emissions, three people knowledgeable on the matter stated on Wednesday. Fiat Chrysler will pay $311 million in […]