Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCA) said that new US pickup truck models would help the automaker achieve its 2019 profit targets and offset a weak performance in the first quarter. Sticking to its previous forecast, which calls for a full-year 2019 adjusted pre-tax profit of more than 6.7 billion euros ($7.48 billion),
Fiat Chrysler (FCA) plans to spend 700 million euros ($788 million) to boost the ‘Fiat 500’ electric production as the carmaker moves on from its failed $35 billion bid to merge with France’s Renault, a pioneer in electric vehicles.
Renault’s board of directors will meet Tuesday to formulate its response to a merger proposal by Fiat Chrysler, which is likely to lead to talks aimed at creating the world’s third-largest automaker, the company said.
Fiat Chrysler has made a “transformative” all-share merger proposal to French rival Renault, the Italian-American carmaker said on Monday, in a deal to create a new third-ranked global manufacturer.
Global shares climbed on Monday as investors snapped up automaker stocks following confirmation of merger talks between Fiat Chrysler and Renault, and after pro-EU parties kept a firm grip on power in elections to the European Parliament.
Fiat Chrysler and Renault are in talks on a comprehensive global tie-up that could address some of the main weaknesses of both carmakers, two sources with knowledge of the discussions told Reuters.
Fiat Chrysler and Peugeot SA sealed their long-awaited merger on Saturday to create Stellantis, the world’s fourth-largest auto group with deep enough pockets to fund the shift to electric driving and take on bigger rivals Toyota and Volkswagen.
Peugeot maker PSA and Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCA) have restructured the terms of their planned merger to conserve cash reserves, and also stepped up the promised levels of cost cutting during the pandemic.
Italian-American automaker Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCA) plans to set up a joint venture with the parent of iPhone assembler Foxconn to build electric cars (e-cars) and develop internet-connected vehicles in China, as it looks to make up ground in electric mobility.