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Jeep Is Thrilled With 15,000 Japanese Customers

American automotive brands have never really caught on with the typical Japanese consumer. While we’ve done numerous dives trying to understand why the gist is that our tastes don’t typically overlap and they generally prefer to buy domestic. Foreign marques are comparatively rare, frequently German, and are generally owned by those looking to flex their status […] The post Jeep Is Thrilled With 15,000 Japanese Customers appeared first on The Truth About Cars.
Tags: Japan, Marketing, Sales, Industry, Psa, Fca, Autos, Sales And Marketing, Jeep, News Blog, PSA Group, Wrangler, Renegade, Groupe PSA, Fiat. Chrysler, Stellantis


Review: 2021 Chrysler Pacifica Shows Off Uconnect 5 With Wireless CarPlay

A couple of years ago, I took a look at the 2018 Chrysler Pacifica and its Uconnect 4 infotainment system featuring CarPlay and Android Auto, which I found to be a well-designed and visually appealing system with great ‌CarPlay‌ integration. Fiat Chrysler, which merged with Groupe PSA earlier this year to become Stellantis, is now starting to roll out its next-generation infotainment system, Uconnect 5, and I recently had an opportunity to test it out on a 2021 Chrysler Pacifica. Uconnect 5 w...
Tags: Fca, Carplay, Android Auto, TomTom, Pacifica, Fiat Chrysler, Chrysler Pacifica, Uconnect Theater, Pinnacle, Uconnect, Groupe PSA, wireless CarPlay, Chrysler Pacifica Shows Off Uconnect, Chrysler Pacifica Uconnect, interior FamCam, Uconnect Theater Family Group


Stellantis jumps 11% in NYSE debut. Here's what you need to know about the world's fourth-largest automaker

Stellantis – the merged automaker of Fiat Chrysler and France-based Groupe PSA – is the world's fourth-largest automaker by volume.
Tags: France, Fiat Chrysler, Nyse, Groupe PSA


FCA and Groupe PSA Complete Merger To Become Stellantis

Fiat Chrysler Automotive (FCA) and Groupe PSA first announced a merger in...
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FCA & Groupe PSA Complete Merger to Create Stellantis, World’s Fourth-Largest Automaker

The merger between Peugeot S.A. (Groupe PSA) and Fiat Chrysler Automobiles N.V. (FCA) (NYSE: FCAU / MTA: FCA), which led to the creation of Stellantis N.V. (Stellantis), is official as of January 18th, 2021. The name derives from the Latin verb “stello,” meaning “to brighten with stars.” Stellantis Brands The merger of Groupe PSA and FCA will bring the following automakers together under the Stellantis namesake. As of this writing, Stellantis will be considered the world’s fourth-larges...
Tags: Milan, Berlin, Paris, Fca, Autos, New York Stock Exchange, Peugeot, Fiat Chrysler, Detroit Michigan, Audit Committee, Kevin Scott, Euronext, Henri de Castries, Carlos Tavares, Car News, Mercato Telematico Azionario


Shareholders approve Fiat Chrysler-PSA merger, creating fourth largest automaker

Fiat Chrysler Automobiles and Groupe PSA, the French maker of Peugeot and Citroën cars, expect their merger to be complete on January 16th, the companies announced Monday. The newly combined company will be called Stellantis.
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Shareholders approve Fiat Chrysler-PSA merger, will create fourth largest automaker

Fiat Chrysler Automobiles and Groupe PSA, the French maker of Peugeot and Citroën cars, expect their merger to be complete on January 16th, the companies announced Monday. The newly combined company will be called Stellantis.
Tags: Cnn, Peugeot, Citroën, Fiat Chrysler, Groupe PSA, Fiat Chrysler PSA


Walter P. Chrysler's Great Grandson Doesn't Like The Terms Of The PSA Merger

The massive merger between Fiat Chrysler Automobiles and French Groupe PSA cleared one of its final regulatory hurdles in late December,...
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Fiat Chrysler and Peugeot got antitrust approval for their $38 billion merger to create Stellantis, the world's 4th biggest carmaker

Logos of Peugeot and Fiat are seen in this illustration picture Reuters Fiat Chrysler and Peugeot gained EU antitrust approval on Monday for Stellantis, their $38 billion merger, after pledging to help boost Japanese rival Toyota Motor. The merger would create the world's fourth-biggest carmaker, owning brands such as Jeep, Maserati, and Opel. As part of the deal, Peugeot will extend its small van agreement with Toyota Motor by increasing capacity for Toyota and cutting transfer prices to ...
Tags: China, Trends, Eu, Psa, Italy, Fca, European Commission, Fiat, Toyota, Renault, Peugeot, Margrethe Vestager, Fiat Chrysler, Opel, Maserati, Carlos Ghosn


Mike Manley FCA CEO to Head Americas for Stellantis

  Mike Manley will head Americas operations for Stellantis, as FCA chairman John Elkann said in a letter to employees today. In it, Elkann reiterated that Carlos Tavares, currently chairman of French automaker Groupe PSA, will become CEO of Stellantis, the French and Italian-American automaker product of a marriage that is expected to be consummated […] The post Mike Manley FCA CEO to Head Americas for Stellantis appeared first on The Truth About Cars.
Tags: Americas, Fca, Autos, Mike Manley, Carlos Tavares, John Elkann, Elkann, Groupe PSA, Stellantis


Xerox COO: The office will endure when the pandemic ends

In the weeks and months since pandemic restrictions first shut offices and businesses down, many have touted remote work as the future of work. Even some business leaders, like Shopify's CEO Tobi Lutke, have suggested offices were outdated and unnecessary while others -- like Facebook, Twitter and Groupe PSA -- are shifting to embrace a hybrid remote/office work environment. Many employees have wholeheartedly cheered the relief from long commutes and have welcomed the increase in productivity fr...
Tags: Cnn, Shopify, Facebook Twitter, Tobi Lutke, Groupe PSA


PSA Head Says Electric Vehicles Too Dang Expensive to Build

Carlos Tavares, CEO of Groupe PSA, believes the secret to mainstreaming electric vehicles may have something to do with the industry being able to sell them at a profit. The French automaker’s boss has expressed concerns about a segment that’s almost entirely propped up by taxpayers — sounds likes someone might have taken a business […] The post PSA Head Says Electric Vehicles Too Dang Expensive to Build appeared first on The Truth About Cars.
Tags: Electric Vehicles, Autos, Subsidies, R&D, EVs, Carlos Tavares, Profitability, News Blog, PSA Group, Restructuring, Groupe PSA, Development Costs, PSA Head Says Electric Vehicles Too Dang Expensive


The Station: Winners and losers in Paris, Rivian sets a delivery date, Waymo and FCA deepen ties

The Station is a weekly newsletter dedicated to all things transportation. Sign up here — just click The Station — to receive it every Saturday in your inbox.  Hello and welcome back to The Station, a newsletter dedicated to all the present and future ways people and packages move from Point A to Point B. It’s that whacky time of year when the heavens open and earnings fall from the sky, giving us precious insight into publicly traded companies. Over at TechCrunch we closely follow startups; we ...
Tags: Google, Amazon, Transportation, Facebook, Hong Kong, Europe, Florida, Texas, London, China, Berlin, Israel, Los Angeles, Tech, General Motors, Tesla


Waymo and Fiat Chrysler’s next big project is to develop self-driving Ram vans

Waymo and Fiat Chrysler Automobiles have inked a deal to develop and test autonomous cargo vans and other light commercial vehicles designed to shuttle goods. The agreement is an expansion of a partnership that kicked off four years ago with a focus on self-driving Pacifica hybrid minivans meant to transport people. The deal is the latest example of Waymo’s efforts to build out the delivery arm of its autonomous vehicle technology business. The two companies said the initial plan is to integr...
Tags: TC, Transportation, Tech, Automotive, Arizona, Fca, Autonomous Vehicles, Anki, Pacifica, Fiat Chrysler, Aurora, Chrysler Pacifica Hybrid, Groupe PSA, Waymo, Aurora Innovation, Waymo FCA


PSA-FCA Merger Doesn’t Need Any Changes: Tavares

PSA Group CEO Carlos Tavares has bucked the notion that his company’s merger agreement with Fiat Chrysler Automobiles needed its terms massaged. Living through the coronavirus should be proof enough that automotive partnerships are essential for weathering the coming economic storm, and that governments shouldn’t stand in the way — or so goes the theory. During […] The post PSA-FCA Merger Doesn’t Need Any Changes: Tavares appeared first on The Truth About Cars.
Tags: Eu, Psa, Fca, Mergers, Autos, Investors, Fiat Chrysler Automobiles, Tavares, Carlos Tavares, News Blog, PSA Group, Groupe PSA, Anti-trust, Business Deals, PSA FCA


2021 Citroen C4 officially revealed, looks like a stunning SUV-coupe - IAB Report

Groupe PSA has unveiled 2021 Citroen C4, a model we would love to see it launch...
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FCA, PSA to Be Probed Deeply Ahead of Merger

Executives from Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCA) and PSA Group are reportedly concerned that their companies are in for an extensive probing by the European Commission before their planned merger can take place. Ideally, the duo have said they want to finalize the deal early in 2021, but the prolonged investigative dive may force them to readjust […] The post FCA, PSA to Be Probed Deeply Ahead of Merger appeared first on The Truth About Cars.
Tags: Eu, Regulation, Fca, European Commission, Mergers, Autos, Automotive Industry, Industry News, Fiat Chrysler Automobiles, Fiat Chrysler Automobiles FCA, News Blog, PSA Group, Groupe PSA, FCA PSA, Europan Union


Citroen C5 Aircross Indian launch postponed to 2021 - IAB Report

Groupe PSA has announced that it has postponed the Indian launch of the Citroen...
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Citroen C5 Aircross to be available in only 10 cities at launch - Report

Groupe PSA will re-enter the Indian four-wheeler market with the Citroen C5...
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Fiat Chrysler and Peugeot Maker Agree to $50 Billion Binding Merger

On Dec. 18, Fiat Chrysler Automobiles N.V. and Peugeot S.A. (also known as Groupe PSA), made automotive history by agreeing to a binding 50-50 merger of their businesses that'll wind up becoming a massive $50 billion international car conglomerate (the third largest by revenue in the industry and the fourth largest by volume). The merged...
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‘I Do’: Fiat Chrysler, PSA Sign Binding Merger Agreement

Regulatory and shareholder approvals will take some time, but the pending merger between Fiat Chrysler and France’s PSA Group is now chiseled in stone. The two automakers signed a binding combination agreement on Wednesday, positioning their respective companies for a 50:50 tie-up and the creation of the world’s third-largest automaker (by revenue). Going by sales […] The post ‘I Do’: Fiat Chrysler, PSA Sign Binding Merger Agreement appeared first on The Truth About Cars.
Tags: France, Psa, Fca, Mergers, Autos, Merger, Fiat Chrysler, Fiat Chrysler Automobiles, News Blog, PSA Group, Groupe PSA


It’s a Deal: Fiat Chrysler Workers Ratify UAW Labor Contract

The latest round of Detroit Three labor wrangling has wrapped out without a second strike. In side-stepping the same walkout that plagued General Motors earlier this year, Fiat Chrysler has made itself all the more attractive to its corporate fiancé, Groupe PSA. Late Wednesday, FCA announced its workers had voted to approve the tentative four-year […] The post It’s a Deal: Fiat Chrysler Workers Ratify UAW Labor Contract appeared first on The Truth About Cars.
Tags: General Motors, Fca, Autos, Detroit, Collective Bargaining, Fiat Chrysler, Fiat Chrysler Automobiles, UAW, News Blog, Union News, Groupe PSA, Labor Contract, Labor Agreement


FCA, PSA to Employees: Merger Deal Is Just Weeks Away

Undaunted by General Motors’ racketeering lawsuit, Fiat Chrysler and partner Groupe PSA have told employees that the tentative $50 billion merger they agreed on last month will kick off in earnest in a matter of weeks. The two automakers imply a binding agreement will be signed before year’s end — right on schedule. The message […] The post FCA, PSA to Employees: Merger Deal Is Just Weeks Away appeared first on The Truth About Cars.
Tags: General Motors, Psa, Fca, Autos, Merger, Fiat Chrysler, Fiat Chrysler Automobiles, News Blog, Groupe PSA, FCA PSA


Vulog will power Hyundai’s new LA car-sharing service

The technology behind Hyundai’s new car-sharing service in Los Angeles is provided by a company that is largely unknown despite its ubiquity. Vulog announced Tuesday during Automobility LA that Hyundai will use its technology platform for a car-sharing pilot that will launch in Los Angeles at the end of 2019 and will eventually grow to 300 vehicles. Vulog might have a low profile, but it’s hardly a startup. The French-based company has been providing the underlying hardware and software neede...
Tags: California, La, Los Angeles, Tech, Automotive, Transport, Volkswagen, La Auto Show, Fleet Management, Hyundai, Car Sharing, Hyundai Ioniq, Evo, Kia Motors, Irvine California, Car Sharing Service


French Unions Give FCA-PSA Merger a Tentative Thumbs-up

There’s a ways to go before Fiat Chrysler and France’s Groupe PSA officially slip the ring onto the other’s finger, but the engagement seems strong. Stronger, in fact, now that a majority of labor unions representing PSA workers have voiced approval for the proposed merger. As the wedding day approaches, European labor bosses promise to […] The post French Unions Give FCA-PSA Merger a Tentative Thumbs-up appeared first on The Truth About Cars.
Tags: France, Psa, Fca, Autos, Merger, Fiat Chrysler, Fiat Chrysler Automobiles, News Blog, Union News, Groupe PSA, FCA PSA


Fiat Chrysler Dealers Cry Foul Over Inventory Glut

Certain Fiat Chrysler dealers aren’t happy with the inventory buildup that took place over the summer, claiming the automaker is headed back to the bad old days with the creation of a sales bank. FCA, which just sealed a merger agreement with France’s Groupe PSA, claims its inventory is under control, touting a significant reduction […] The post Fiat Chrysler Dealers Cry Foul Over Inventory Glut appeared first on The Truth About Cars.
Tags: France, Fca, Autos, Fiat Chrysler, Inventory, Fiat Chrysler Automobiles, News Blog, Dealers, Dealer News, Groupe PSA


Earnings Report Shows Fiat Chrysler Giving Alfa Romeo All the Attention It Deserves – Which Apparently Isn’t Much

Sports car fans had best brace themselves for a big letdown. Fiat Chrysler, currently pursuing a merger with France’s Groupe PSA, has given investors a peak at future high-end product, and two anticipated models seem to have fallen off the drawing board. Those products would be the reborn Alfa Romeo GTV and 8C, which are […] The post Earnings Report Shows Fiat Chrysler Giving Alfa Romeo All the Attention It Deserves – Which Apparently Isn’t Much appeared first on The Truth About Cars.
Tags: France, Fca, Autos, Fiat Chrysler, ALFA, Fiat Chrysler Automobiles, Alfa Romeo, News Blog, Product Planning, GTV, Future Models, Alfa Romeo GTV, Groupe PSA, 8C


QOTD: Chrysler-Jeep-Dodge-Ram-Dream Fodder?

As you learned yesterday, Fiat Chrysler and France’s Groupe PSA have agreed on a merger plan, paving the way for the creation of the world’s fourth-largest automaker. FCA boss Mike Manley calls it a “compelling” opportunity. PSA chief Carlos Tavares claims it heralds a “bright future” for the combined entity. Renault is left wondering what […] The post QOTD: Chrysler-Jeep-Dodge-Ram-Dream Fodder? appeared first on The Truth About Cars.
Tags: France, Psa, Fca, Autos, Chrysler, Renault, Fiat Chrysler, Qotd, Mike Manley, Carlos Tavares, News Blog, Groupe PSA, Question of the Day


Fiat Chrysler and PSA Confirm Merger Deal

Fiat Chrysler Automobiles and Groupe PSA both confirmed their intention to merge on Thursday, verifying reports that the pair were in the final stages of approving the deal. The arrangement will be a 50-50 share swap, with the new company’s shares listed on the New York, Paris and Milan stock exchanges. The duo hope to finalize a deal in […] The post Fiat Chrysler and PSA Confirm Merger Deal appeared first on The Truth About Cars.
Tags: Europe, Milan, Industry, United States, Fca, Mergers, Autos, Automotive Industry, Mergers and Acquisitions, Peugeot, Fiat Chrysler, Fiat Chrysler Automobiles, New York Paris, News Blog, PSA Group, Groupe PSA


Fiat Chrysler and Peugeot owner PSA agree £35bn merger

Tie-up of Italian and French firms would create world’s fourth biggest carmakerThe boards of Fiat Chrysler Automobiles and the Peugeot owner, Groupe PSA, have approved a €40bn (£35bn) merger that would create the world’s fourth-biggest carmaker.The Italian and French companies said the 50-50 tie-up would create a company with annual vehicle sales of 8.7m, revenues of €170bn and operating profits of more than €11bn. It is expected to generate savings and other benefits of €3.7bn without any facto...
Tags: Europe, Business, World news, Psa, Automotive Industry, Mergers and Acquisitions, Vauxhall, Peugeot, Citroën, Fiat Chrysler, Groupe PSA