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Batteries

Maserati Revs Up Ferrari-Powered Performance Models

Internally developed V-6 waiting in the wings

Economics

Italy’s Auto Industry Scrambles Over Nationwide Virus Lockdown

The world’s first nationwide quarantine tests carmakers

Electronics

FCA’s 5th-Gen Infotainment Tech Hits the Mark

Highly rated Uconnect system gets better

Mobility

Car Dealer Touts Multi-Brand Subscriptions

 Ohio car dealer Bernie Moreno is betting on a multi-brand luxury subscription service.

Maserati Touts New Engine Family

Fiat Chrysler Automobiles NV’s Maserati unit is developing a new engine family that will debut next year in a 2+2 sports coupe.

Business

Merged FCA-PSA Would Maintain Current Brands

Fiat Chrysler Automobiles and PSA Group plan to maintain all current brands under their proposed merger, PSA CEO Carlos Tavares tells French television station BMF Business.

Regulations

A Scary Look at the Auto Industry

A witch, a clown, a masked vigilante, and a doctor go into a studio. . . .

Regulations

Carmakers Back Trump on California Emissions Stance

Major carmakers—including Fiat Chrysler Automobiles, General Motors, Hyundai/Kia, Nissan and Toyota—are backing the Trump administration’s position that California is barred by federal law from setting its own fuel economy standards and zero-emission vehicle sales quotas.

Hybrid

Maserati Confirms Plans for EVs, Hybrids, SUV

Fiat Chrysler Automobile NV’s Maserati unit has unveiled plans to upgrade facilities, add electrified models and introduce a second SUV/crossover.

Marketing

VW Hires Chehab as U.S. Marketing Chief

Volkswagen AG’s namesake brand has chosen industry veteran Saad Chehab to become the company’s chief marketing officer in the U.S., effective Aug. 19.

Sales

FCA: No Profits for Maserati Until at Least 2020

Officials at Fiat Chrysler Automobiles NV don’t expect the company’s Maserati luxury car unit will post a profit until at least 2020.

Mobility

Talking with Michael Robinson About Design

With all the radical mobility innovation emerging today, Michael has the enthusiasm and excitement of a designer just starting his career.

Autonomous Vehicles

About ADAS

A look at the technologies for SAE Level 1 automation.

Marketing

Kia’s U.S. Marketing Chief Resigns

Saad Chehab, who has been vice president of marketing communications for Kia Motors Corp.’s U.S. operations for two years, has left the company.

De Tomaso Concept Coming in July

China’s Ideal TeamVenture, which purchased De Tomaso Automobili in 2015, plans to relaunch the famed Italian brand with a new model that will be unveiled at the Goodwood Festival of Speed in England on July 4th.

Autonomous Vehicles

Maserati to Use Autonomy Tech from BMW-Led Alliance

Future cars offers by Fiat Chrysler Automobile NV’s Maserati unit will control their autonomous driving capabilities with technologies developed by BMW AG.

Propulsion

Ferrari to Stop Supplying Engines to Maserati

Ferrari NV, which was spun off from Fiat Chrysler Automobiles NV in 2015, will stop supplying engines to former sibling Maserati within three years.

FCA N. America Brand Chief Retires

Steve Beahm, who headed Fiat Chrysler Automobiles NV's Mopar unit and passenger car brands in North America, has retired after a 32-year career with the carmaker.

Propulsion

Engines Remain Key Part of Maserati’s Future

Fiat Chrysler Automobiles NV’s Maserati unit is due to launch several electrified vehicles in coming years, but the brand remains committed to piston engines.

Business

FCA Certain It Will Survive Industry Turmoil

CEO Mike Manley declares himself “100% sure” that Fiat Chrysler Automobile NV’s “house of brands” will carry the carmaker through all the technological disruptions facing the auto industry.

Maserati Readies Electrified Sports Car

Fiat Chrysler Automobiles NV’s Maserati unit plans to launch pre-production of the long-awaited Alfieri sports car at its Modena, Italy, factory in the first half 2020.

Propulsion

Report: FCA Developing Inline-6 to Replace Pentastar V-6

Fiat Chrysler Automobiles NV reportedly is developing a turbocharged inline-6 engine that could be used across the carmaker’s brands.

Production

FCA to Idle 3,200 Workers at Mirafiori Plant

Fiat Chrysler Automobiles NV says 3,200 employees at its Mirafiori plant will work halftime through 2019 while the facility retools to make electric cars.