With two models, Fiat was able to almost triple the volume sold by Volkswagen Group and its three models. The Italian-American automaker lost ground in most of the segments where it operates.Read More Europe H1-19: FCA triples the volume sold by VW Group in the City-cars segment
During the H1 2019 Lancia has registered 34,700 units. On the other hand, the volume of its sister brand Alfa Romeo totaled 29,200 units.Read More Absurd: Lancia sells more cars than Alfa Romeo
FCA underperformed in the industry during the quarter. The group posted the seventh largest revenue with €24.48 billion.Read More Q1-19: FCA improves the mix but earns less
After the failed attempts to revive the brand, it is time to ask about the future of the brand within FCA. I’m sure many Chinese manufacturers would be interested.Read More Maserati sales down 21% in 2018. Time to sell?
Two years after the presentation of the Stelvio, Alfa Romeo is now facing uncertain times. The promising Giorgio project is now fading away as the growth is rapidly slowing down and no new cars are due to arrive before 2020.Read More Alfa Romeo: is the rinascimento over? Global sales 2018 analysis
The Fiat Centoventi is a big surprise. The brand had not presented a concept car in Geneva motor show since 2011 when it revealed the Fiat 500 Coupe Zagato Concept. Unlike other projects, they managed to keep the secret until the very last moment, when pictures of the covered car started to circulate right before […]Read More The Centoventi might not be enough to offset the negative effect of Jeep on Fiat
Thanks to the boost of new launches and the better economic conditions in some key markets, Jeep posted a new sales record in 2018. After the bad results in 2017 when the brand’s volume did not grow following a “lousy job” in Europe and the lack of new products in North America, they are back […]Read More 2018 results: Jeep keeps ahead but doesn’t meet the targets
It was a quite challenging year for the global car industry and its players. The trade tensions among the biggest economies, the political changes occurring in key markets, and the new threats to the status quo, had a big effect on the position of many carmakers. The world is now heading to an unknown scenario […]Read More FCA global sales 2018: Jeep & USA drive growth
Mike Manley’s priority is to solve the problems in China. More than the debt target, the reposition of Fiat or the revival of Alfa Romeo plan, his main task is to address the sales issue of Jeep in the world’s largest market. It was the main cause of the tumble of the stock price in […]Read More 3 reasons why Jeep struggles in China
It is part of the group’s name and one of the most famous car brands in USA. But Chrysler is now facing one of its most difficult challenges: its survival. With only two models available and the lack of a clear plan about its future, many analysts wonder about its chances of surviving in an […]Read More Is Chrysler following the same fate of Lancia?