Lancia


Lancia has deep roots in rally racing, and has been owned by Fiat since 1969. Now a days Lancia builds mostly rebadged Fiat cars and sells them primarily in Italy.


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Ultra-Rare Lancia Stratos Hitting the Auction Block

Ultra-Rare Lancia Stratos Hitting the Auction Block

The Lancia Stratos isn’t just one of the world’s rarest cars, but one with an iconic cult following like no other. In total, 492 Stratos are believed to have been built, with the majority of them being competition or Rally race cars. The Stradale variant of the Stratos was built for the street, a requirement…

Fiat/Chrysler Reveal Product Future, Dodge Avenger Lives

Fiat/Chrysler Reveal Product Future, Dodge Avenger Lives

While past reports have suggested that the Dodge Avenger is dead, speculation has apparently been a bit premature. Chrysler/Fiat have plans for a number of new cars in the future including the introduction of new midsize sedans which will update the Chrysler 200 and Dodge Avenger for 2013. The new Avenger and 200 will be…

Chrysler, Lancia Enlist Former Ferrari Designer For New Styling Direction

Chrysler, Lancia Enlist Former Ferrari Designer For New Styling Direction

Chrysler is getting some Italian style thanks to former Ferrari designer Lorenzo Ramaciotti, 63, who will now be lending a hand at Chrysler and Lancia. Ramciotti was lured out of retirement to head up the project, which aims for a common design language for the two brands. “We are trying to find an international language, which…

Fiat Group’s Bologna Motor Show Lineup Includes Special Abarth Vehicles

Fiat Group’s Bologna Motor Show Lineup Includes Special Abarth Vehicles

With Italy as one of its main markets, it’s no surprise that the Fiat Group would bring a huge collection of new and special edition models to the Bologna Motor Show. This year, the Fiat Group will headline the local auto show with a new 2012 Fiat Sedici model, a Fiat 500 Nation Limited Edition,…

Chrysler 300C Wagon Axed From European Market

Chrysler 300C Wagon Axed From European Market

There was a time, not so long ago, when Chrysler sold a big wagon on our shores, and called it the Dodge Magnum. However, due to a fall in demand, this model was axed in the North American line-up. But in Europe, the wagon lived on, albeit with a different nose and badge. It was…

Chrysler Delta, Ypsilon Goes On Sale In UK

Chrysler Delta, Ypsilon Goes On Sale In UK

Chrysler has launched their first two re-badged Lancia product in the UK (where the Lancia brand has been defunct for a number of years), with a pair of hatchbacks based on the Lancia Delta and Ypsilon compact and subcompact cars. The Ypsilon shares a platform with the Fiat 500 and will be available with the…

2012 Car of the Year Candidates Chosen

2012 Car of the Year Candidates Chosen

It’s that time of the year again as Car of the Year begins the laborious task of whittling down new Car of the Year contenders for 2012. A total of 59 journalists, representing automotive authorities across 23 European countries, have been recruited for the task of choosing top car. The number of journalists to represent…

New Lancia Stratos Blasts Through German Street Rally [Video]

New Lancia Stratos Blasts Through German Street Rally [Video]

We should be thankful that millionaire Michael Stroschek hasn’t sealed away his priceless Lancia Stratos recreation; instead, he races it regularly, as seen here in this video. In a rousing example of bringing public art to the masses, Stroschek races his Stratos at 2011′s Sachsen Rallye with co-driver Dieter Hawranke, in front of a camera-toting crowd on…

Concorso Italiano At Laguna Seca August 19th

Concorso Italiano At Laguna Seca August 19th

On August 19th at Laguna Seca Golf Ranch, Monterey California, Concorso Italiano will open the traditional Monterey/Pebble Beach Weekend. The event will feature more than 800-1000 beautifully designed Italian cars on display. Enthusiasts can engage in conversations with fellow car lovers and enjoy Italian fashion, food and art. There will no doubt be an astonishing variety of Ferrari’s,…

40 Buyers Interested In New Lancia Stratos, Priced Around $545,000

40 Buyers Interested In New Lancia Stratos, Priced Around $545,000

The original Lancia Stratos was a very successful rally car, but the car’s continued popularity undoubtedly stems from its stunning body and its Ferrari engine. Fast forward nearly 40 years since the first Stratos was produced, and a new Stratos has come among us. This one too has a Ferrari engine and even the underpinnings…

2011 Lancia Lineup of Rebadged Chryslers Revealed Ahead of Geneva Debut

2011 Lancia Lineup of Rebadged Chryslers Revealed Ahead of Geneva Debut

As a part of Fiat’s control of Chrysler, the company will breath new life into its Lancia division by re-launching it using rebadged versions of Chrysler products – including the new 2011 300. Powering many of the vehicles will be Chrysler’s new 3.6-liter Pentastar V6 engine, as well as several diesel choices. Lancia has not…

Lancia-Badged Chrysler 200, 300 To Debut At Geneva Auto Show

Lancia-Badged Chrysler 200, 300 To Debut At Geneva Auto Show

Lancia’s version of the Chrysler 200, likely dubbed the Flavia, will debut at the Geneva Auto Show in March. While the idea of a Lancia-badged Chrysler is unpalatable to many enthusiasts, the fact that Chrysler has decided use the much vilified 200 will surely make it the automotive equivalent of the Antichrist. Fiat CEO Sergio…

Lancia to Unveil New Chrysler 300 Based Flagship Sedan at Geneva Auto Show

Lancia to Unveil New Chrysler 300 Based Flagship Sedan at Geneva Auto Show

Fiat will look to reinvent its struggling Lancia brand at the Geneva Auto Show, breathing some life into the marque by unveiling its new flagship luxury sedan. Rather than an all-new vehicle or some small European-style model, the new Lancia luxo-barge (rumored to be called Thema) will be a direct result of Fiat’s takeover of…

New Stratos Debuts In Alitalia Livery

New Stratos Debuts In Alitalia Livery

We at Autoguide have a theory that the best race car liveries are all for products that aren’t so great; cigarettes, vermouth, oil companies and cramped airlines with good food – such as the New Stratos, decked out in Alitalia livery. The original Stratos, known for its rally prowess, proudly wore the Alitalia livery during…

Fiat Gets A New CEO, Sergio Marchionne To Stick Around

Fiat Gets A New CEO, Sergio Marchionne To Stick Around

Fiat’s got a new boss, but fans of black sweaters shouldn’t fret; Sergio Marchionne, the man who lives by the phrase “business casual”, will still retain control of the Fiat/Chrysler monolith. Lest we forget that Fiat itself is also a car brand, and somebody needs to oversee the Fiat car lineup. For that job, Andrea…

New Lancia Stratos Is A One Off After All

New Lancia Stratos Is A One Off After All

The Lancia Stratos prototype seen scurrying around an unknown European test track has been the subject of much speculation in the automotive blogosphere, and the non-stop rumors can finally come to a close as official word leaks out about this wonderful creation. It turns out that the Stratos will be a one-off after all, with…

Report: Lancia Stratos Is Real, Will Be Produced In Limited Quantities

Report: Lancia Stratos Is Real, Will Be Produced In Limited Quantities

The recently spied Lancia Stratos is apparently heading for production, and not just a one-off creating intended for a wealthy collector. Car and Driver magazine reports that Jason Castriota, the man responsible for the Bertone Mantide and Ferrari 599, has penned the project. Castriota is now Saab’s new design chief, indicating that the Stratos was…

Chrysler Models To Be Re-Badged As Lancias In Europe

Chrysler Models To Be Re-Badged As Lancias In Europe

Fulvia. Delta Integrale. Beta Montecarlo. There are some of the storied nameplates a car enthusiast normally associates with the Lancia brand. Now those models will be joined by some less illustrious names, like the Sebring and PT Cruiser if Fiat’s newest scheme comes to fruition. The parent company of Chrysler is hoping to re-badge those…

Chrysler to Build Alfa Romeos in North America, Cutting 5,000 Jobs in Italy

Chrysler to Build Alfa Romeos in North America, Cutting 5,000 Jobs in Italy

Fiat will cut u to 5,000 jobs at its Italian plants by moving production of several Alfa Romeo models to North America. According to a report by Automotive News Europe, the cuts will affect three Italian plants. Parent company Fiat hasn’t released the specific details, but it is expected that the models slated to be…

Detroit 2010: Chrysler Displays New Hatchback Concept Based on Italian Lancia Delta

Detroit 2010: Chrysler Displays New Hatchback Concept Based on Italian Lancia Delta

With little more than a new grille and badging, Chrysler is displaying a possible future hatchback model at the Detroit Auto Show. With little else new other than some facelifted models for 2010, the unnamed Chrysler hatch stays true to the premium outlook that the Fiat-controlled company has for the brand. The large five-door hatch…