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European car sales strong in September

European car sales grew by a strong 7.3 percent last month with increases for smaller so-called volume vehicles and luxury premium cars alike.

European car sales grew by a strong 7.3 percent last month with increases for smaller so-called volume vehicles and luxury premium cars alike.

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Fiat Chrysler to recall 1.9 million vehicles over air bag defect

Car maker Fiat Chrysler is to recall nearly two million vehicles worldwide to resolve an air bag defect that has been linked to at least three deaths and five…

Car maker Fiat Chrysler is to recall nearly two million vehicles worldwide to resolve an air bag defect that has been linked to at least three deaths and five…

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Google and Fiat to team up on self drive cars

Google which has been testing self-driving cars since 2009 is going one step further in the development of the technology. It is has agreed with car

Google which has been testing self-driving cars since 2009 is going one step further in the development of the technology. It is has agreed with car

Europe

Europe Weekly: EU struggles for solutions to refugee crisis

In this week’s edition of Europe Weekly: another summit is called; this time with leaders from the western Balkans as the EU struggles to find a

In this week’s edition of Europe Weekly: another summit is called; this time with leaders from the western Balkans as the EU struggles to find a

Europe

EU roasts Starbucks, slams Fiat Chrysler over 'illegal' tax deals

Starbucks and Fiat Chrysler should pay back between 20 and 30 million euros in taxes after the European Commission ruled on Wednesday that illegal

Starbucks and Fiat Chrysler should pay back between 20 and 30 million euros in taxes after the European Commission ruled on Wednesday that illegal

Business

Growth slows but European car sales remain on the up

Renault, Nissan and Fiat Chrysler led car sales in Europe last month but the overall pace of the market’s recovery slowed down. Renault’s sales

Renault, Nissan and Fiat Chrysler led car sales in Europe last month but the overall pace of the market’s recovery slowed down. Renault’s sales

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Fiat Chrysler debuts on Wall Street

It was debut day for Fiat Chrysler Automobiles on the New York Stock Exchange. The move is aimed at shifting the car maker’s centre of gravity away

It was debut day for Fiat Chrysler Automobiles on the New York Stock Exchange. The move is aimed at shifting the car maker’s centre of gravity away

Business

EU probes Ireland over 'illegal state aid' for Apple

The European Commission’s Competition Commissioner is launching an in-depth inquiry into tax arrangements reached by Apple with Ireland and

The European Commission’s Competition Commissioner is launching an in-depth inquiry into tax arrangements reached by Apple with Ireland and

Business

Fiat-Chrysler to go public in New York in October

Fiat-Chrysler’s boss Sergio Marchionne says the company will list in New York on October 13. It comes after their new merger cleared one final

Fiat-Chrysler’s boss Sergio Marchionne says the company will list in New York on October 13. It comes after their new merger cleared one final

Business

Fiat says 'ciao' to its Italian identity

It is the end of an era for Fiat as after 115 years it will no longer be an Italian company. The carmaker and its US unit Chrysler will become

It is the end of an era for Fiat as after 115 years it will no longer be an Italian company. The carmaker and its US unit Chrysler will become

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Lapo Elkann: young entrepreneurs must be ready to challenge themselves

Lapo Elkann is known for his innovative designs and fashion flair. He is part of Italy’s famous Fiat family but has in his own words, “created my own

Lapo Elkann is known for his innovative designs and fashion flair. He is part of Italy’s famous Fiat family but has in his own words, “created my own

Business

Fiat-Chrysler's profit slump hits shares

Fiat’s shares slumped on Wednesday as it revealed lower profit for last year. It made 943 million euros, down from 1.14 billion in 2012, with sales

Fiat’s shares slumped on Wednesday as it revealed lower profit for last year. It made 943 million euros, down from 1.14 billion in 2012, with sales

Business

Chrysler: Fiat's American dream to come true?

Fiat’s 3.2 billion euro deal to gain full control of Chrysler sent its shares shooting up 16.4 percent to hit their best price in two and a half

Fiat’s 3.2 billion euro deal to gain full control of Chrysler sent its shares shooting up 16.4 percent to hit their best price in two and a half

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Shares soar as Fiat clinches control of Chrysler

Shares in Italian carmaker Fiat surged by 15 percent on Thursday morning, with the news that it is to take full control of Chrysler. Fiat already

Shares in Italian carmaker Fiat surged by 15 percent on Thursday morning, with the news that it is to take full control of Chrysler. Fiat already

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Fiat takes control of Chrysler in four billion dollar deal

The creation of a new global auto giant is on the cards after Fiat finally clinched a deal to buy the remaining part of Chrysler it does not already

The creation of a new global auto giant is on the cards after Fiat finally clinched a deal to buy the remaining part of Chrysler it does not already

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Fiat goes back to the future with ‘1957 Edition’ 500

From next spring Fiat will launch a very unique special edition version of the 500 in the US, a model inspired by the original Cinquecento from 1957

From next spring Fiat will launch a very unique special edition version of the 500 in the US, a model inspired by the original Cinquecento from 1957

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SGS sale previews Fiat-Chrysler deal

An big asset sale by the parent company of Fiat has raised 1.5 billion euros, and analysts believe it is a sign that the Italian carmaker is laying

An big asset sale by the parent company of Fiat has raised 1.5 billion euros, and analysts believe it is a sign that the Italian carmaker is laying

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Italian productivity blues

Productivity is Italy’s biggest problem and will be the next government’s biggest challenge. Industrial production is down, and labour

Productivity is Italy’s biggest problem and will be the next government’s biggest challenge. Industrial production is down, and labour

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Fiat and Chrysler to tie the knot in 2014

Fiat looks set merge with its US subsidiary Chrysler in 2014. Group boss Sergio Marchionne made the announcement at the home of Fiat

Fiat looks set merge with its US subsidiary Chrysler in 2014. Group boss Sergio Marchionne made the announcement at the home of Fiat

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Fiat drives for luxury and full Chrysler ownership

Fiat’s latest results showed a reduction in losses in Europe in the fourth quarter, as it unveiled a greater emphasis on the recession-proof luxury

Fiat’s latest results showed a reduction in losses in Europe in the fourth quarter, as it unveiled a greater emphasis on the recession-proof luxury

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Fiat cuts 500 jobs at Poland plant

Excess production capacity among European carmakers is now affecting plants in the East of the continent. Fiat is laying off a third of its

Excess production capacity among European carmakers is now affecting plants in the East of the continent. Fiat is laying off a third of its

Business

Weak forecast hits Fiat shares

Tuesday was a rollercoaster day for Fiat’s share. First they rose after its US unit Chrysler reported an 80 percent increase in quarterly net profit

Tuesday was a rollercoaster day for Fiat’s share. First they rose after its US unit Chrysler reported an 80 percent increase in quarterly net profit

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Fiat boss warns of rough road ahead

The head of the car giant Fiat has warned that the European motor industry is facing an outlook that is far from rosy. Sergio Marchionne said car

The head of the car giant Fiat has warned that the European motor industry is facing an outlook that is far from rosy. Sergio Marchionne said car

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Fiat pledges commitment to Italy

Car maker Fiat says it will do all it can to avoid plant closures in Italy. It is a pledge that was echoed by the Italian government, after a

Car maker Fiat says it will do all it can to avoid plant closures in Italy. It is a pledge that was echoed by the Italian government, after a

Business

Fiat confirms Italian investment plan at risk

Italian carmaker Fiat has again said all bets are off as far as its 2010 “Fabricca Italia” project goes. After stunning the workforce and markets

Italian carmaker Fiat has again said all bets are off as far as its 2010 “Fabricca Italia” project goes. After stunning the workforce and markets

Business

Fiat extended closure underscores sales 'crisis'

Fiat says its Pomigliano plant, near Naples will remain shut for another two weeks after the usual summer holiday closedown. That is not as

Fiat says its Pomigliano plant, near Naples will remain shut for another two weeks after the usual summer holiday closedown. That is not as

Business

Fiat boosts Chrysler stake

Accelerating towards full ownership, Italian carmaker Fiat is to buy another 3.3 percent of Chrysler, the US carmaker it manages. By exercising an

Accelerating towards full ownership, Italian carmaker Fiat is to buy another 3.3 percent of Chrysler, the US carmaker it manages. By exercising an