Tag: Fiat. Chrysler

Going Dark: More Special Editions Arriving for Ram 1500, Heavy Duty

Fiat Chrysler Automobiles has a history of releasing special edition vehicles, with Black Edition and Night Edition trims being among the most recent inclusions. Despite having unique names, there isn’t much difference between the two. Both attempt to replace as much of an automobile’s exterior features with dark plastic as possible, with one taking things a […]

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UAW Counting Strike Votes As Contract Negotiations Continue

<img data-attachment-id="1678044" data-permalink data-orig-file="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/GMFlintInvestment01-061219.jpg" data-orig-size="1280,853" data-comments-opened="1" data-image-meta="{"aperture":"0","credit":"","camera":"","caption":"","created_timestamp":"0","copyright":"","focal_length":"0","iso":"0","shutter_speed":"0","title":"","orientation":"0"}" data-image-title="GM Flint Investment silverado flilnt assembly" data-image-description=" GM ” data-medium-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/GMFlintInvestment01-061219-450×300.jpg” data-large-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/GMFlintInvestment01-061219-610×407.jpg” class=”aligncenter size-large wp-image-1678044″ src=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/GMFlintInvestment01-061219-610×407.jpg” alt width=”610″ height=”407″ srcset=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/GMFlintInvestment01-061219-610×407.jpg 610w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/GMFlintInvestment01-061219-75×50.jpg 75w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/GMFlintInvestment01-061219-450×300.jpg 450w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/GMFlintInvestment01-061219-768×512.jpg 768w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/GMFlintInvestment01-061219-120×80.jpg 120w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/GMFlintInvestment01-061219.jpg 1280w” sizes=”(max-width: 610px) 100vw, 610px”> The United Automobile Workers are tallying strike votes as union leadership decides which contract terms […]

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FCA Says Maserati Will Remain Unprofitable Until Post-2020 Product Offensive

<img data-attachment-id="1683796" data-permalink data-orig-file="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/shutterstock_1191869758.jpg" data-orig-size="1000,625" data-comments-opened="1" data-image-meta="{"aperture":"0","credit":"","camera":"","caption":"","created_timestamp":"0","copyright":"","focal_length":"0","iso":"0","shutter_speed":"0","title":"","orientation":"1"}" data-image-title="maserati logo" data-image-description=" Giovanni Love/Shutterstock ” data-medium-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/shutterstock_1191869758-450×281.jpg” data-large-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/shutterstock_1191869758-610×381.jpg” class=”aligncenter size-large wp-image-1683796″ src=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/shutterstock_1191869758-610×381.jpg” alt width=”610″ height=”381″ srcset=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/shutterstock_1191869758-610×381.jpg 610w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/shutterstock_1191869758-75×47.jpg 75w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/shutterstock_1191869758-450×281.jpg 450w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/shutterstock_1191869758-768×480.jpg 768w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/shutterstock_1191869758-120×75.jpg 120w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/shutterstock_1191869758.jpg 1000w” sizes=”(max-width: 610px) 100vw, 610px”> Maserati posted an ugly financial report for the second quarter of 2019. Revenue was down 40 percent, […]

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ZF to Supply FCA With Glut of Hybrid-ready Transmissions

<img data-attachment-id="1680508" data-permalink data-orig-file="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/2019-07-03_ZF_FCA_8HP_3_2_748px-1.jpg" data-orig-size="748,499" data-comments-opened="1" data-image-meta="{"aperture":"0","credit":"","camera":"","caption":"","created_timestamp":"0","copyright":"","focal_length":"0","iso":"0","shutter_speed":"0","title":"","orientation":"0"}" data-image-title="ZF transmission 8HP" data-image-description=" ZF Friedrichshafen AG ” data-medium-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/2019-07-03_ZF_FCA_8HP_3_2_748px-1-450×300.jpg” data-large-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/2019-07-03_ZF_FCA_8HP_3_2_748px-1-610×407.jpg” class=”aligncenter size-large wp-image-1680508″ src=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/2019-07-03_ZF_FCA_8HP_3_2_748px-1-610×407.jpg” alt width=”610″ height=”407″ srcset=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/2019-07-03_ZF_FCA_8HP_3_2_748px-1-610×407.jpg 610w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/2019-07-03_ZF_FCA_8HP_3_2_748px-1-75×50.jpg 75w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/2019-07-03_ZF_FCA_8HP_3_2_748px-1-450×300.jpg 450w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/2019-07-03_ZF_FCA_8HP_3_2_748px-1-120×80.jpg 120w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/2019-07-03_ZF_FCA_8HP_3_2_748px-1.jpg 748w” sizes=”(max-width: 610px) 100vw, 610px”> ZF Friedrichshafen has agreed to supply Fiat Chrysler with its second-largest order to date. While top honors […]

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EU Emission Fines Could Spell Trouble for Automakers in 2021, Especially VW and FCA

<img data-attachment-id="1679690" data-permalink data-orig-file="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/shutterstock_272668181.jpg" data-orig-size="1000,665" data-comments-opened="1" data-image-meta="{"aperture":"0","credit":"","camera":"","caption":"","created_timestamp":"0","copyright":"","focal_length":"0","iso":"0","shutter_speed":"0","title":"","orientation":"0"}" data-image-title="emissions car exhaust tail pipe" data-image-description=" Rasulov/Shutterstock ” data-medium-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/shutterstock_272668181-450×299.jpg” data-large-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/shutterstock_272668181-610×406.jpg” class=”aligncenter size-large wp-image-1679690″ src=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/shutterstock_272668181-610×406.jpg” alt width=”610″ height=”406″ srcset=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/shutterstock_272668181-610×406.jpg 610w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/shutterstock_272668181-75×50.jpg 75w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/shutterstock_272668181-450×299.jpg 450w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/shutterstock_272668181-768×511.jpg 768w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/shutterstock_272668181-120×80.jpg 120w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/shutterstock_272668181.jpg 1000w” sizes=”(max-width: 610px) 100vw, 610px”> A recent study from consulting firm AlixPartners has suggested that automakers could be in for […]

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Widebody Package Adds Maximum Muscle to 2020 Charger SRT Hellcat, Scat Pack

Maximizing the footprint with which to apply up to 707 horsepower and 650 ft-lbs of torque, the 2020 Charger SRT Hellcat and Scat Pack add a Widebody package to cover their 305/35ZR20 Pirelli tires and 20×11-inch wheels. For the Hellcat, 0-60 mph comes in 3.6 seconds while the quarter-mile elapsed time drops to 10.96 seconds […]

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Aurora and Fiat Chrysler partner to build commercial autonomous vehicle platforms

(Reuters) — Self-driving car software startup Aurora said on Sunday it would partner with Fiat Chrysler to build autonomous platforms for commercial vehicles, the latest collaboration with an automaker for the fast-growing Silicon Valley company. The deal with one of the Big Three will expand Aurora’s scope, “allowing us to offer a variety of solutions […]

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Report: Renault to Decide on Fiat Chrysler Merger Plan Next Week

<img data-attachment-id="1634766" data-permalink data-orig-file="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/07/2018-dodge-challenger-srt-demon-burnout–e1532980549683.jpg" data-orig-size="1656,1065" data-comments-opened="1" data-image-meta="{"aperture":"0","credit":"","camera":"","caption":"","created_timestamp":"0","copyright":"","focal_length":"0","iso":"0","shutter_speed":"0","title":"","orientation":"0"}" data-image-title="2018 dodge challenger srt demon burnout" data-image-description=" fca ” data-medium-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/07/2018-dodge-challenger-srt-demon-burnout–e1532980549683-450×289.jpg” data-large-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/07/2018-dodge-challenger-srt-demon-burnout–e1532980549683-610×392.jpg” class=”aligncenter wp-image-1634766 size-large” src=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/07/2018-dodge-challenger-srt-demon-burnout–e1532980549683-610×392.jpg” alt width=”610″ height=”392″ srcset=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/07/2018-dodge-challenger-srt-demon-burnout–e1532980549683-610×392.jpg 610w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/07/2018-dodge-challenger-srt-demon-burnout–e1532980549683-75×48.jpg 75w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/07/2018-dodge-challenger-srt-demon-burnout–e1532980549683-450×289.jpg 450w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/07/2018-dodge-challenger-srt-demon-burnout–e1532980549683-768×494.jpg 768w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/07/2018-dodge-challenger-srt-demon-burnout–e1532980549683-120×77.jpg 120w” sizes=”(max-width: 610px) 100vw, 610px”> Will they or won’t they? That’s the question on everyone’s mind after Fiat Chrysler’s Monday morning […]

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