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 |  Sep 15 2014, 7:23 AM

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Ferrari will be increasing its production once Sergio Marchionne takes the helm.

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 |  Sep 08 2014, 1:45 PM

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Ferrari could be losing its leader of over 20 years.

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 |  Apr 08 2014, 10:00 AM

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It’s unlikely that Chrysler’s future plans include small cars with diesel engines. Continue Reading…

 |  Feb 03 2014, 11:32 AM

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Chrysler executives are examining the possibility of adding a third truck plant to meet strong demand for Ram pickups. 

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 |  Jan 15 2014, 11:02 AM

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Fiat-Chrysler CEO Sergio Marchionne will remain at his post until at least 2017.

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 |  Dec 09 2013, 1:15 PM

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On the heels of General Motors announcing its decision to effectively pull Chevrolet from Europe, a new report suggests Fiat is planning to pour nine billion Euros ($12.3 USD) into its European operations to boost sales.

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 |  Nov 03 2013, 9:01 AM

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For the fourth time in nine years, Fiat-Chrysler CEO Sergio Marchionne plans to introduce another revival strategy for the Alfa Romeo brand.

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 |  Oct 29 2013, 1:41 PM

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Fiat is working on finalizing a deal with partner Guangzhou Automobile Group Co. in hopes of producing the Jeep Cherokee in China.

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 |  Oct 08 2013, 8:02 AM

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The return of Alfa Romeo to North America has already been delayed to next year, and the Italian automaker’s success hinges on Sergio Marchionne completing the Chrysler buyout.

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 |  Jul 10 2013, 5:02 PM

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Sergio Marchionne already said he’s considering moving Fiat’s corporate headquarters to the U.S., and now Alfa Romeo’s production could shift over as well.

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 |  Jul 08 2013, 1:32 PM

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Fiat has exercised an option to purchase another 3.3 percent of Chrysler shares today, part of CEO Sergio Marchionne’s plan to purchase the automaker.

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 |  Jun 19 2013, 8:02 AM

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State officials in Tennessee are making a case to Fiat-Chrysler CEO Sergio Marchionne to select Tennessee as the new home for the automaker’s joint headquarters.

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 |  May 30 2013, 7:31 AM

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Fiat is readying a loan for as much as $10 billion to purchase the remaining 41.5 percent of Chrysler from the UAW’s retiree health-care trust.

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 |  May 21 2013, 1:03 PM

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Sergio Marchionne has issued a written apology to the Italian American ONE VOICE Coalition for a comment he made during last January’s Detroit Auto Show.

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 |  Apr 09 2013, 8:01 AM

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Sergio Marchionne’s custom Dodge Challenger SRT8 raised $175,000 at the Barrett-Jackson auction this past weekend in Palm Beach, Florida.

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 |  Mar 12 2013, 6:56 AM

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Chrysler Group Chairman and CEO Sergio Marchionne is auctioning off his customized 2011 Dodge Challenger SRT8, with the proceeds benefiting the United Way for Southeastern Michigan.

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 |  Jan 04 2013, 4:21 PM

A Volkswagen official insisted in an email exchange with AutoGuide.com last month that the Chrysler-based Routan van hadn’t been killed.

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 |  Dec 11 2012, 11:01 AM

It wasn’t so long ago that diesel engines conjured images of black smoke belching trucks with exhaust stacks sticking out the sides.

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 |  Dec 08 2012, 2:02 PM

Interested in a Fiat or Chrysler and currently driving around in a Volkswagen? The automaker is now offering a $1,000 rebate to current VW owners in America if they wish to buy a Fiat or Chrysler vehicle.

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 |  Nov 16 2012, 9:01 AM

Speaking at a media event in Detroit today Chrysler CEO Sergio Marchionne confirmed suspicions that there will be more versions of the company’s award-winning Pentastar V6.

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 |  Nov 15 2012, 6:32 PM

Chrysler made a series of big announcements today at its Mack I Engine Plant in Detroit. 

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 |  Nov 03 2012, 9:01 AM

Earlier reports of Lancia getting axed have been debunked by Chrysler spokesman Scott Brown, stating that those rumors are indeed false and that Lancia will continue on in Europe.

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 |  Nov 02 2012, 7:47 PM

Fiat-Chrysler CEO Sergio Marchionne made a series of significant announcements in a teleconference earlier today, not the least of which is the termination of the Lancia brand.

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 |  Sep 13 2012, 3:40 PM

With the oil crisis of the ‘70s many predicted the death of the V8 engine, but it has continued to solider on. With Chrysler and Infiniti execs recently commenting that there’s no place for eight-cylinder cars in the future of their respective brands, this time, are the V8 engine’s days finally numbered?

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