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    The fourth episode describes the aerodynamic wind tunnel in Orbassano, near Turin, where all the FCA vehicles are tested, from the city cars to SUVs and even the commercial vehicles.
    The tests performed in the wind gallery measure the braking force exerted on the vehicle by the air, to determine its resistance while moving at different speeds.
    The objective is to optimise...

    Aerodynamics is a term often associated with motor-sports, or cars with very high or exceptionally high performances.

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    Whether it’s the commute to work, the school run, university with friends or a spirited drive in the country, Fiat and Abarth has a funky way to do it – all in typical Italian style.
    Original, ingenious and surprising, the Fiat Panda knows how to evolve while staying true to itself. King of small cars, the Panda is a Fiat institution, with clever solutions, great value, and a...

    Whether it’s the commute to work, the school run, university with friends or a spirited drive in the country, Fiat and Abarth has a funky way to do it – all in typical Italian style.

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    Midrand, 1 August 2019 – Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCA) South Africa has appointed Ismaeel Hassen as its new Head of Sales and Network. Hassen joins FCA amidst a big re-structure to improve business efficiencies and processes in order to ultimately improve the customer experience.
    No stranger to the FCA family, Hassen returns to South Africa after spending just over a decade...

    Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCA) South Africa has appointed Ismaeel Hassen as its new Head of Sales and Network. Hassen joins FCA amidst a big re-structure to improve business efficiencies and processes in order to ultimately improve the customer experience.

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    FCA reports strong second quarter 2019 results with Net profit.

    “We continue to deliver strong performance in North America and LATAM. Robust demand for our new products, along with steps we've takento exert discipline across all of our businesses, have generated the momentum to achieve our full-year 2019 guidance.” - Mike Manley, CEO

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    FCA reports strong second quarter 2019 results with Net profit.

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    The third episode in this series visits the iconic FCA proving ground in Balocco (Italy), which operates 24 hours a day with 200,000 hours of tests conducted every year.
    The activities and facilities enable simulation of ten years of a vehicle’s life in just five months of testing to ensure the highest standards of quality, safety, reliability and comfort.
    Opened in 1962,...

    The first episodes of FCA What’s Behind showed vehicles being tested in arctic temperatures in Arjeplog, Sweden, and scorching heat in Upington, South Africa. In the third episode, FCA opens the doors to its Balocco Proving Ground, one of the largest testing centers in the world.

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    Yesterday evening, the celebrations for the iconic Fiat 500’s 62nd birthday began.
    This year, the first to wish the Fiat brand icon Happy Birthday were the Mirafiori employees and 500 owners who, with their hero, on the roof of the Lingotto, in Turin, arranged their cars to form the words “HAPPY BIRTHDAY 500”.
    «Happy birthday to Italy’s best loved car, much loved also all...

    Yesterday evening, the celebrations for the iconic Fiat 500’s 62nd birthday began.

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    This is just the latest record of the extraordinary line-up that includes the 500, the 500L and the 500X and which is constantly growing and evolving to satisfy an increasingly diverse clientele in terms of age, tastes and mobility needs
    The three millionth car of the 500 family to be sold in Europe was a new and exclusive Fiat 500C Star. It set yet another record for the...

    This is just the latest record of the extraordinary line-up that includes the 500, the 500L and the 500X and which is constantly growing and evolving to satisfy an increasingly diverse clientele in terms of age, tastes and mobility needs

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    The 24th re-enactment of the Castell'Arquato-Vernasca hill climb, open only to racing cars built from the early 20C to 1972, takes place from 28 to 30 June.
    To celebrate the Fiat (120 years) and Abarth (70 years) anniversaries, the FCA Heritage department is exhibiting two outstanding classic cars: Fiat 8V (1954) and Abarth 2400 coupé (1964).
    The official presentation of...

    The presentation of the "Vernasca Silver Flag 2019", the historic re-enactment of the Castell'Arquato-Vernasca hill climb staged between 1953 and 1972, to be held from 28 to 30 June, has taken place in the splendid setting of the Centro Storico Fiat.

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    Partnerships will offer innovative charging solutions and services to FCA customers. 
    Initiative also includes research and testing of new technologies to reduce the total cost of ownership of electrified vehicles.
    Enel X will cooperate with FCA in Italy, Spain and Portugal, while ENGIE will collaborate with FCA in 14 other European markets. 
    Over the next two years, FCA...

    Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCA) has signed two agreements for new e-Mobility solutions to support the production and distribution of the plug-in hybrid (PHEV) and full-electric (BEV) models rolling out as part of the Group’s 2018-2022 business plan.

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    Yet another manufacturing milestone for the FCA Powertrain plant in Bielsko-Biała, one of the most innovative engine factories in the world and World Class Manufacturing Gold Medal holder since 2012.
    The new generation of FireFly Turbo 1.0 and 1.3 engines in 3- and 4-cylinder configurations are up to 20% more fuel-efficient and guarantee the perfect balance between...

    The one hundred-thousandth FireFly Turbo engine (Global Small Engine – GSE Project) was made today in the FCA Powertrain plant in Bielsko-Biała (Poland), one of the most innovative engine factories in the world and World Class Manufacturing Gold Medal holder since 2012.

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    The sponsorship agreement between FCA and FIGC has been renewed for another four years. Fiat will be Top Partner and Official Car of the Italian Football Team confirming a time-honoured partnership that reasserts common values capable of driving both Fiat and the Federation towards new future challenges
    FCA and the Italian Football Federation have renewed the sponsorship...

    The sponsorship agreement between FCA and FIGC has been renewed for another four years.

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    IMPORTANT NOTICE
    By reading the following release, you agree to be bound by the following limitations and qualifications: This press release is for informational purposes only and is not intended to and does not constitute an offer or invitation to exchange or sell or solicitation of an offer to subscribe for or buy, or an invitation to exchange, purchase or subscribe for, any...

    The Board of Fiat Chrysler Automobiles N.V. (“FCA”) (NYSE: FCAU / MTA: FCA), meeting this evening under the Chairmanship of John Elkann, has resolved to withdraw with immediate effect its merger proposal made to Groupe Renault.

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    Midrand, 5 June – Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCA) South Africa and Warehouse Service Provider, DSV Solutions, has scooped a Branch of the Year award for the second time in three years.
    This award recognises consistent and reliable service delivery, and the awarding thereof was precipitated by the fact the partnership consistently managed to exceeded financial and operational...

    Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCA) South Africa and Warehouse Service Provider, DSV Solutions, has scooped a Branch of the Year award for the second time in three years.

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    FCA Bank was recognized as “Captive Finance Company of the Year” at the 5th edition of the Motor Finance Awards.
    This important international event, promoted by industry news service Motor Finance, published by Leasing Life and devoted to Car Finance, gathers the best players engaged in car finance in Europe, acknowledging the main initiatives launched in the last few months...

    FCA Bank was recognized as “Captive Finance Company of the Year” at the 5th edition of the Motor Finance Awards.

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    The second episode of FCA's unique project, which reveals the work carried out behind the scenes to produce the high quality, safety, reliability and comfort standards of each model, is on air.
    After the success of the trailer and the first episode, FCA What's Behind lands in South Africa for a look behind the scenes of hot temperature vehicle tests.

    The first episode of...

    The first episode of FCA What's Behind showed the tests carried out on cars in the polar temperatures of Arjeplog.

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    By reading the following release, you agree to be bound by the following limitations and qualifications: This press release is for informational purposes only and is not intended to and does not constitute an offer or invitation to exchange or sell or solicitation of an offer to subscribe for or buy, or an invitation to exchange, purchase or subscribe for, any securities, any...

    IMPORTANT NOTICE

    Fiat Chrysler Automobiles N.V. has today delivered a non-binding letter to the Board of Groupe Renault proposing a combination of their respective businesses as a 50/50merger.

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    Midrand, 24 May 2019 – Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCA) is proud to announce a new flagship dealership (JFA Umhlanga) in Umhlanga, KwaZulu-Natal, which opened its Sales operations on the 1st of April 2019. This dealership, centrally located in ‘the place of reeds,’ cancater to all your new and previously loved car needs, whether you are looking for a family car, SUV, double cab...

    Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCA) is proud to announce a new flagship dealership (JFA Umhlanga) in Umhlanga, KwaZulu-Natal, which opened its Sales operations on the 1st of April 2019.

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    The advert dedicated to the Star and the Rockstar, the top-of-the-range versions of the new 500 line-up, is on-air featuring two stars of the music world –Sting and Shaggy.
    The single Just One Lifetime is the sound track of a chase between the stylish 500 Star and the bold 500 Rockstar through the sunny streets of Barcelona to a mysterious destination.
    Customers who...

    Irresistible music, dreamlike atmospheres and games of seduction.

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    The 500X crossover has led its segment in Italy and been permanently in the European top 10 ever since 2014.
    The record was set at the FCA plant at Melfi, one of the world's most innovative automotive factories and a genuine best-in-class.
    The record-breaking car is a 500X "120th" special edition, with two-colour Tuxedo livery - unique feature for the model - celebrating...

    Fiat 500X number 500,000 was built at the Melfi plant in southern Italy today.

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    Fiat Chrysler Automobiles N.V. (“FCA”) (NYSE: FCAU/MTA: FCA) today announced that Christian Meunier is named Global President of the Jeep Brand. Meunier also is appointed to the Company’s Group Executive Council (GEC).
    Meunier  joins  FCA  with  deep  global  automotive  experience,  serving  most  recently  as Chairman and Global President for Infiniti Motor Company Limited...

    Fiat Chrysler Automobiles N.V. (“FCA”) (NYSE: FCAU/MTA: FCA) today announced that Christian Meunier is named Global President of the Jeep Brand. Meunier also is appointed to the Company’s Group Executive Council (GEC).

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    Today saw the International Press Presentation of the FCA What’s Behind project: showing for the first time “a backstage view” of the research and development phases of FCA automobiles.
    The launch of the first two episodes of a unique kind of film series: from minus 40°C in Sweden to heat testing in South Africa, FCA is seen testing its latest models in extreme...

    Today saw the presentation of the FCA What’s Behind project, a series of lively documentary films that narrates the astonishing backstage of the complex R&D phases of FCA-branded vehicles

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    CERN is launching the Science Gateway, a new scientific education and outreach centre targeting the general public of all ages. The building will be designed by world-renowned architects, Renzo Piano Building Workshop. The project will be funded through external donations, with the leading contribution coming from FCA Foundation, a charitable foundation created by Fiat Chrysler...

    CERN is launching the Science Gateway, a new scientific education and outreach centre targeting the general public of all ages.

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    Today marks the inauguration of the Heritage HUB, in the old Officina 81 site in Via Plava. This site, suspended between the past and the future, is home to FCA’s Heritage Department and its mission for safeguarding the priceless heritage of the Group’s Italian brands. A workplace for services and sales, but also a thrilling display and info experience
    Today sees the opening...

    Today marks the inauguration of the Heritage HUB, in the old Officina 81 site in Via Plava. This site, suspended between the past and the future, is home to FCA’s Heritage Department and its mission for safeguarding the priceless heritage of the Group’s Italian brands. A workplace for services and sales, but also a thrilling display and info experience

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    Dr Paula Pebsworth is in South Africa to look for ways to reduce human baboon conflict
    FCA is sponsoring the use of a Fiat Fullback double cab for the essential field work needed to find solutions

    Midrand, 28 March 2019 – Humans and baboons are often in conflict over shared resources.  More work needs to be done to resolve conflict in a non-lethal...

    Humans and baboons are often in conflict over shared resources. More work needs to be done to resolve conflict in a non-lethal strategies.

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    Delivering the high standards of quality, safety, reliability and comfort that characterise every FCA Group vehicle requires an incessant job that is often done behind the scenes: FCA What’s Behind is the video project that reveals its details
    Getting behind the wheel of your own FCA Group car has become part of everyday life. Starting the engine and setting off is a...

    Delivering the high standards of quality, safety, reliability and comfort that characterise every FCA Group vehicle requires an incessant job that is often done behind the scenes: FCA What’s Behind is the video project that reveals its details

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    Midrand – Innovative and truly novel experiences arenot all that common in the motoring industry. But now local car buyers can get ready for exactly such an occurrence via a first for Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCA) South Africa and its network of dealers: From 08h00 Tuesday, the 26th March, through until 20:00 Wednesday, the 27th March, potential car buyers can test drive...

    From 08h00 Tuesday, the 26th March, through until 20:00 Wednesday, the 27th March, potential car buyers can test drive and/or purchase a Fiat, Alfa Romeo, Jeep or Fiat Professional vehicle from any FCA dealership at any time of the day or night!

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    Three thousand kilometres, seven stages and some 400 crews. These are the numbers of the Panda Raid, a regularity rally reserved for 4x2 and 4x4 Panda cars made before 2003.
    From Madrid to Marrakesh, on desert trails across endless landscapes.
    The same course was traversed by the new Fiat Panda Cross 4x4 with a symbolic handover between the time-honoured explorer of the...

    Now in its eleventh edition, the Panda Raid regularity rally reserved to 4x2 and 4x4 Panda cars made before 2003 has become a classic on the Rally Raid calendar, which is the category of the legendary Dakar, albeit retaining its amateur spirit.

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    Midrand – FCA South Africa dealerships across the country will be hosting a Night of Miracles sales marathon event for the first time in South Africa. Join us in this unique event to see for yourself if miracles are only a thing of the past, or if they are still very present nowadays. This unique event will commence on Tuesday, 26 March at 08:00 and will run for 36 straight...

    FCA South Africa dealerships across the country will be hosting a Night of Miracles sales marathon event for the first time in South Africa.

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    Awards recognise exceptional performance, great brand ambassadors and outstanding customer service
    Cargo Motors Bedfordview takes top honours as Overall Aftersales Dealer of the Year 2018
    Ronnie’s Motors East London scooped the Most Improved Aftersales Customer Satisfaction Award 2018
    The CEO’s Award for the Top Sales Executive 2018 was awarded to Dylan Tucker of Fiat...

    South Africa’s top-performing Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCA) dealers were honoured at the annual FCA Sales and Aftersales Conference, held at Emperor’s Palace last night.

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    For its 120th anniversary, Fiat is presenting the Fiat Concept Centoventi concept car, a new milestone in the history of Fiat, in Geneva.
    A pioneer of democratic mobility throughout its history, today Fiat is offering an electric mobility solution affordable for all.
    "Democratising" everything trend-setting is part of the brand's DNA: "The ABC of cars. Affordable But...

    The 2019 Geneva International Motor Show sees the debut of the Fiat Concept Centoventi, the concept car that perfectly expresses the Italian brand's idea of electric mass mobility in the near future.

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    Today, the FCA Group will be sharing its vision on the mobility of the future with the media.
    The triple reveal will be hosted in the new, symbolic Agorà set up at the Geneva Motor Show.
    The grand event will be streamed live from 10.45 a.m. CET, at this link.

    FCA chose the prestigious stage of Geneva for three important world previews for Alfa Romeo, Fiat and Jeep®, in...

    FCA chose the prestigious stage of Geneva for three important world previews for Alfa Romeo, Fiat and Jeep®, in one, grand event

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    $4.5 Billion to Build New Assembly Plant in Detroit and Add Production at Five Existing Michigan Facilities, Creating Nearly 6,500 Jobs

    FCA total committed investments in the U.S. grow to nearly $14.5 billion since 2009, with nearly 30,000 jobs created to date
    Investment would be next step in Company’s U.S. industrialization plan, announced in 2016 to expand Jeep® and Ram...

    $4.5 Billion to Build New Assembly Plant in Detroit and Add Production at Five Existing Michigan Facilities, Creating Nearly 6,500 Jobs

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    Geneva will set the scene for the début of the new 500 “120th" family, the most elegant and best-connected range ever, celebrating the first 120 years of the Fiat brand.
    Available on 500, 500X and 500L, the new “120th” range is characterised by its brand new, sophisticated two-colour Tuxedo livery, an all-new feature for the 500X.
    Available Apple CarPlay support lets you...

    Fiat has chosen Geneva as the prestigious stage for hosting the presentation of its new 500 “120th” family, the most elegant, best-connected range ever.

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    The 500,000th car built, less than three years after the launch, is a Tipo 5Door Sport.
    The Fiat Tipo Sport, developed in partnership with Mopar, is characterised by specific details that emphasise its more dynamic personality: special front bumper, side skirts, roof spoiler and rear bumper with diffuser.
    Available in the Street, Mirror, S-Design and Sport trims, the new...

    The Fiat Tipo number 500,000 was produced at the Bursa plant, in Turkey, today.

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    The new Fiat teaser celebrates the 2019 GRAMMY “Best Reggae Album” winners, Sting & Shaggy, for their chart-topping release, 44/876 (Cherrytree/A&M/Interscope Records) and will give a sneak-peak at the upcoming advertising campaign featuring these two iconic artists and their forthcoming single “Just One Lifetime”.
    Olivier Francois, Head of Fiat Brand and FCA Global...

    The new Fiat teaser celebrates the 2019 GRAMMY “Best Reggae Album” winners, Sting & Shaggy, for their chart-topping release, 44/876 (Cherrytree/A&M/Interscope Records) and will give a sneak-peak at the upcoming advertising campaign featuring these two iconic artists and their forthcoming single “Just One Lifetime”.

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    The Fiat 500 Serie F, acquired by the famous Museum of Modern Art in New York in 2017, was seen by the general public for the first time yesterday. The car will be on show in the "The Value of Good Design" exhibition that tells the story of industrial design through the works of the collection of the MoMA running until June 15, 2019.
    The prestigious induction in MoMA’s...

    The Fiat 500 Serie F, acquired by the famous Museum of Modern Art in New York in 2017, was seen by the general public for the first time yesterday.

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    Almost 194,000 units registered in Europe: the best ever annual figure in an eleven-year lifetime.
    The 500 is the best-seller in 11 European countries, and in the top three in another four.
    More than 30 special series are among the secrets of its success.
    Novelties for 2018 included the new special series: 500 Mirror, 500 Collezione “Primavera”, 500 Spiaggina ’58 and 500...

    A constant symbol of Italian style and manufacturing worldwide, the timeless Fiat 500 continues to impress, by recording, in its eleventh year, its best-ever annual figures with almost 194,000 units registered in Europe in 2018 (total for Fiat 500 and Abarth 500).

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    Crossover category win for Panda Cross at the 4x4 Magazine Awards for the second year in a row.
    Fiat Panda Cross has been praised by a panel of 4x4 experts for its engines, off-road capability and entertaining drive.

    The Fiat Panda Cross has once again topped the Crossover category in this year's 4x4 Magazine ‘4x4 of the Year 2019 awards'.
    For the second year running,...

    The Fiat Panda Cross has once again topped the Crossover category in this year's 4x4 Magazine ‘4x4 of the Year 2019 awards'.

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    Midrand, 14 January 2019 - Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCA) South Africa is proud to announce the appointment of Jason Cleghorn as the new Head of Marketing and Product across the Alfa Romeo, Jeep, Fiat, Abath and Fiat Professional Brands.
    Cleghorn joins FCA from Maserati South Africa, where he was previously employed in the role of Marketing Director - Sub-Saharan Africa, over...

    Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCA) South Africa is proud to announce the appointment of Jason Cleghorn as the new Head of Marketing and Product across the Alfa Romeo, Jeep, Fiat, Abath and Fiat Professional Brands.

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    The Fiat 500 F series will officially go on public display from February 10, 2019, as part of The Museum of Modern Art’s “The Value of Good Design” exhibition in New York.

    Following last year’s acquisition of the Fiat 500 by The Museum of Modern Art in New York, the Fiat 500 F series will be on public display at the Museum for the first time from February 10 to May 27,...

    Following last year’s acquisition of the Fiat 500 by The Museum of Modern Art in New York, the Fiat 500 F series will be on public display at the Museum for the first time from February 10 to May 27, 2019, as a highlight of The Value of Good Design, an exhibition drawn from MoMA’s stellar collection of industrial design.

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    Midrand, 4 December 2018 – Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCA) is proud to announce the opening of a new flagship dealership in Gauteng. Fiat Chrysler Sandton, located on the corner of William Nicol and Ballyclare Drive, provides customers in Johannesburg and surrounding areas with a stunning environment from which to purchase and service their Alfa Romeo, Fiat, Fiat Professional,...

    Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCA) is proud to announce the opening of a new flagship dealership in Gauteng. Fiat Chrysler Sandton, located on the corner of William Nicol and Ballyclare Drive, provides customers in Johannesburg and surrounding areas with a stunning environment from which to purchase and service their Alfa Romeo, Fiat, Fiat Professional, Chrysler, Dodge or Jeep vehicles.

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    Midrand, 26 November 2018 – Whether it is a trip down to the coast or to a vacation destination such as The Palace of the Lost City, many parents will be embarking upon a long summer roadtrip with their kids over the course of the December holidays.
    Doing so, can be a fantastic bonding experience for the family. However, being together for such a long time in a confined space...

    Whether it is a trip down to the coast or to a vacation destination such as The Palace of the Lost City, many parents will be embarking upon a long summer roadtrip with their kids over the course of the December holidays.

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    Realised by the Fiat brand in association with creative agency Leo Burnett, the short movie built around the New 500X wins one of Italy's most coveted advertising awards.
    Inspired by '80s cult film "Back to the Future"*, the short movie "A taste of tomorrow. Today" was launched on Fiat's social media channels and has received more than 42 million views, the FCA group's best...

    The presentation ceremony of the 50th edition of the Key Award 2018, one of the most coveted Italian prizes for advertising films, was held yesterday evening at the Teatro Elfo Puccini, in Milan.

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    For the fourth consecutive year, Fiat is the Main Sponsor of the TFF, the Turin Film Festival, to be held from 23 November to 1 December.
    The new 500X and 500L models will ferry Festival guests around throughout the event.
    This strengthens the deep bond that has united Turin, the Fiat brand and the finest film tradition since the early 20th Century.

    Fiat is starring at...

    Fiat is starring at one of the most important international film festivals, to be held in Turin's cinemas from 23 November to 1 December.

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    Midrand, 01 November 2018 – Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCA) is proud to announce the opening of the new Motus dealership in Pinetown on 1 November. This centrally located as well as fully authorised services and parts centre in the ‘motortown’ of Kwazulu-Natal, will provide the best servicing experience to all Jeep, Fiat, Fiat Professional, Alfa Romeo, Abarth, Chrysler and...

    Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCA) is proud to announce the opening of the new Motus dealership in Pinetown on 1 November.

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    New flagship FCA dealership opens in Menlyn
    Midrand, September 2018 – Flagship dealership Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCA) Menlyn has officially opened its doors, offering Pretoria customers a new home and adding further convenience to Alfa Romeo, Fiat and Jeep customers as FCA’s dealer network continues to expand.
    “FCA Menlyn is an important addition to our dealer network and...

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    Less time at the pump, more fun on the road
    Due to increasing crude oil prices and exchange rate depreciation, South Africans now pay record prices for fuel at filling stations. In fact, on Wednesday, the fuel price increased by 99 cents and R1 per litre respectively for 93 Octane and 95 Octane, while the price of diesel increased by R1.24 per litre.
    These increases will...

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    Choosing the right car for you
    26 September 2018 – Whether it’s a compact, zooty little number with lots of spunk, or something tough and rugged that allows you to channel your inner Chuck Norris, with so many vehicle models on the market today, choosing a new car can sometimes prove quite overwhelming.
    Musa Wilkinson, Marketing and Communication for Fiat Chrysler Automobiles...

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    How to navigate the highways and byways like a boss this rainy season
    Midrand, 7 September 2018 – As South Africans welcome the start of the warmer season and convertible car tops can finally come down minus the beanie, scarf and heavy trench coat, Spring also signals the start of the rainy season in many provinces and with that comes wet, slippery roads and a spike in...

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    FCA US Invests $30 Million in All-new Autonomous Driving and Advanced Testing Facility at Chelsea Proving Grounds

    FCA US dedicates all-new facility for testing of autonomous driving, Advanced Driver-assistance Systems (ADAS), advanced safety technology and assessment to third-party safety ratings
    6,500-square-foot command center houses vehicle-to-infrastructure...

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    FCA to unveil sporty new Fiat model at the Festival of Motoring
    Midrand, 29 August 2018 – Petrolheads, Alfisti, and all other motoring enthusiasts can get ready for an exciting adrenaline-filled weekend at the Festival of Motoring, which will be held at Kyalami Grand Prix Circuit this weekend, from Friday 31 August until Sunday 2 September 2018.
    Adrenaline-junkies who prefer...

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    FCA US Toledo Machining Plant to Build Key Component for First Plug-in Hybrid Jeep®

    Ohio plant will build critical Power Electronics module for Jeep® Wrangler PHEV


    Company will bring in new work, advanced technology to 54-year-old plant
    Wrangler PHEV to launch in 2020; one of more than 30 nameplates with electrified solutions by 2022

    August 17, 2018, Auburn Hills,...

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    Graham Eagle appointed as FCA South Africa CEO
    Midrand, 27 July 2018 – Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCA) is pleased to announce the appointment of Graham Eagle as Chief Executive Officer for South Africa, effective immediately. This follows the recent resignation of Robin van Rensburg who left office on the 26th July 2018 to pursue other opportunities.
    Under Van Rensburg’s...

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    EXOR announcement
    It is with the deepest sadness that EXOR has learned of the passing of Sergio Marchionne.
    John Elkann said: “Unfortunately, what we feared has come to pass. Sergio Marchionne, man and friend, is gone.
    I believe that the best way to honor his memory is to build on the legacy he left us, continuing to develop the human values of responsibility and openness of...

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    FCA Announces New Appointments
    Fiat Chrysler Automobiles N.V. (NYSE: FCAU / MTA: FCA) announced today that Alfredo Altavilla will be leaving the Group to pursue other professional interests.
    The Group thanks Alfredo for his contributions and wishes him all the best for the future.
    FCA announces the following leadership changes, effective immediately.
    The Group Chief...