Rumor Mill: Fiat Plans to Kill Dodge?
A disturbing article published in Ward’s Auto yesterday seems to make the case that Fiat-Chrysler may plan to phase out the Dodge brand. There are lots of big changes coming down the pike, and of course keep in mind that Ram is already a separate brand from Dodge. Take away the Avenger (going away soon) […] More »
The Detroit News reports that Fiat is looking to raise $10 billion in order to acquire the remaining 41.5 percent of Chrysler, currently held by the retiree trust of the United Auto Workers. Fiat is in discussions with Bank of America Corp., Deutsche Bank AG, Goldman Sachs Group Inc. and BNP Paribas SA. “The merger […] More »
The Dodge Dart has already made a big impact on sales in the first ten months on the US market but the Dodge brand is still in need of a true compact car with an equally compact price to compete with the Ford Fiesta and Chevy Sonic. Fortunately, they already have a great piece of […] More »
Mercedes Benz SLS AMGWill Chrysler benefit from the Fiat merger, or is this another Daimler deal?by William Foster Since Fiat SpA first joined forces with the Chrysler Group, eventually making the financial and strategic moves to increase their ownership to a majority amount, many have compared this recent merger to the deal between Chrysler and […] More »
by Patrick Rall Fiat has become one of the most fuel efficient automakers in the European market, and a big part of that is due to their MultiAir technology. According to the folks at Motor Trend, Chrysler is currently working with this technology on the existing 2.0 and 2.4 liter 4-cylinder engines, the 3.6L Pentastar […] More »