The Truth About Cars » sergio marchionne http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com The Truth About Cars is dedicated to providing candid, unbiased automobile reviews and the latest in auto industry news. Mon, 02 May 2016 23:59:25 +0000 en-US hourly 1 http://wordpress.org/?v=4.2.4 Fiat-Chrysler Earnings Rise Sharply; Ram Production Coming to Sterling Heights http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/04/fiat-chryslers-earnings-rise-sharply-ram-production-coming-to-sterling-heights/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/04/fiat-chryslers-earnings-rise-sharply-ram-production-coming-to-sterling-heights/#comments Tue, 26 Apr 2016 15:00:57 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1331714 Fiat Chrysler Automobiles CEO Sergio Marchionne has a good morning today, after FCA announced boosted profit and earnings spurred by healthy sales in the U.S. and Europe. First quarter net profits were up from just above the break-even point a year ago to 451 million euros ($539.4 million), according to The Detroit News, with pre-tax […]

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Fiat Chrysler Automobiles CEO Sergio Marchionne has a good morning today, after FCA announced boosted profit and earnings spurred by healthy sales in the U.S. and Europe. First quarter net profits were up from just above the break-even point a year ago to 451 million euros ($539.4 million), according to The Detroit News, with pre-tax […]

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Is Dodge Extending the JC Platform’s Incredible Journey? http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/04/is-dodge-extending-the-jc-platforms-incredible-journey/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/04/is-dodge-extending-the-jc-platforms-incredible-journey/#comments Mon, 25 Apr 2016 17:00:44 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1331090 The Dodge Journey often finds itself the butt of jokes and scornful taunts, like here, or here, but all laughs fade away eventually, and besides, Fiat-Chrysler’s archaic crossover is due for a platform swap this fall. Not so fast. An anonymous FCA source just told Automotive News that the Journey won’t shed its dated platform as planned, […]

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The Dodge Journey often finds itself the butt of jokes and scornful taunts, like here, or here, but all laughs fade away eventually, and besides, Fiat-Chrysler’s archaic crossover is due for a platform swap this fall. Not so fast. An anonymous FCA source just told Automotive News that the Journey won’t shed its dated platform as planned, […]

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Tuesday Could Shed Light on Marchionne’s Master Plan, or Not http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/04/tuesday-could-shed-light-on-marchionnes-master-plan-or-not/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/04/tuesday-could-shed-light-on-marchionnes-master-plan-or-not/#comments Sun, 24 Apr 2016 16:00:16 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1330593 Sergio Marchionne, CEO of Fiat Chrysler Automobiles, could shed light on the company’s uncertain future this Tuesday when the company reports earnings. However, as the Detroit Free Press reports, Marchionne may not take the opportunity to clear the air, which would leave employees at FCA plants wondering about their futures for months to come. The sweatered […]

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Sergio Marchionne, CEO of Fiat Chrysler Automobiles, could shed light on the company’s uncertain future this Tuesday when the company reports earnings. However, as the Detroit Free Press reports, Marchionne may not take the opportunity to clear the air, which would leave employees at FCA plants wondering about their futures for months to come. The sweatered […]

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Tesla Model 3 Nears 400,000 Orders; Sergio Disses Musk http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/04/tesla-model-3-nears-400000-orders-sergio-disses-musk/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/04/tesla-model-3-nears-400000-orders-sergio-disses-musk/#comments Fri, 15 Apr 2016 18:30:35 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1325258 Orders of the life changing, marriage-saving Tesla Model 3 are poised to hit 400,000, but Fiat Chrysler Automobiles CEO Sergio Marchionne doesn’t think they’ve got the right stuff. Diarmuid O’Connell, Tesla’s vice-president of business development, confirmed the number of orders at an electric vehicle conference in Amsterdam yesterday, two weeks after the low-priced model’s glitzy unveiling, Electrek […]

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Orders of the life changing, marriage-saving Tesla Model 3 are poised to hit 400,000, but Fiat Chrysler Automobiles CEO Sergio Marchionne doesn’t think they’ve got the right stuff. Diarmuid O’Connell, Tesla’s vice-president of business development, confirmed the number of orders at an electric vehicle conference in Amsterdam yesterday, two weeks after the low-priced model’s glitzy unveiling, Electrek […]

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Come Dance With Me: Fiat-Chrysler Makes Another Pitch for a Partner http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/04/come-dance-fiat-chrysler-makes-another-pitch-partner/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/04/come-dance-fiat-chrysler-makes-another-pitch-partner/#comments Thu, 14 Apr 2016 17:30:12 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1323946 Fiat Chrysler Automobiles chairman John Elkann, like the company’s sweatered CEO, is making come-hither eyes in the hopes of luring a suitor. FCA needs a partner to turn its lofty debt pile into capital, so Elkann wants other automakers to know just how thrilled he’d be if they helped FCA save $10 billion a year, he […]

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Fiat Chrysler Automobiles chairman John Elkann, like the company’s sweatered CEO, is making come-hither eyes in the hopes of luring a suitor. FCA needs a partner to turn its lofty debt pile into capital, so Elkann wants other automakers to know just how thrilled he’d be if they helped FCA save $10 billion a year, he […]

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Ferrari CEO to Depart; Marchionne to Create World’s Longest Business Card http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/04/ferrari-ceo-depart-marchionne-create-worlds-longest-business-card/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/04/ferrari-ceo-depart-marchionne-create-worlds-longest-business-card/#comments Tue, 12 Apr 2016 16:00:07 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1322634 Sergio Marchionne, wearer of many hats, appears poised to don yet another cappello. Following the departure of former Ferrari chairman Luca di Montezemolo, who high-tailed it in 2014 due to clashes with Marchionne over company strategy, Bloomberg is reporting that current Ferrari CEO Amedeo Felisa is planning to retire after the nomination of a new board […]

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Sergio Marchionne, wearer of many hats, appears poised to don yet another cappello. Following the departure of former Ferrari chairman Luca di Montezemolo, who high-tailed it in 2014 due to clashes with Marchionne over company strategy, Bloomberg is reporting that current Ferrari CEO Amedeo Felisa is planning to retire after the nomination of a new board […]

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Petition Demands That Sergio Spin Off Jeep in Order to Save It http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/04/petition-demands-sergio-spin-off-jeep-order-save/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/04/petition-demands-sergio-spin-off-jeep-order-save/#comments Sat, 09 Apr 2016 15:47:54 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1321018 A group of Jeep fans wants Fiat Chrysler Automobiles CEO Sergio Marchionne to make a Sophie’s Choice-style decision to save their beloved offroader. To avoid the destruction of the storied brand at the hands of its parent company, FCA must cast it loose, the group states in a strongly-worded Change.org petition. “As owners and fans of […]

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A group of Jeep fans wants Fiat Chrysler Automobiles CEO Sergio Marchionne to make a Sophie’s Choice-style decision to save their beloved offroader. To avoid the destruction of the storied brand at the hands of its parent company, FCA must cast it loose, the group states in a strongly-worded Change.org petition. “As owners and fans of […]

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BREAKING: FCA Sterling Heights Shift Cut Will See 1,420 Laid Off Indefinitely http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/04/fca-cuts-shift-sterling-heights-1420-layoffs-planned/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/04/fca-cuts-shift-sterling-heights-1420-layoffs-planned/#comments Wed, 06 Apr 2016 18:46:02 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1319506 The Sterling Heights, Michigan facility that manufactures the Chrysler 200 will have its output halved this summer, with about 1,420 workers laid off indefinitely as a result, reports the Detroit News. Both production lines of the midsize sedan were idled for nine weeks earlier this year to compensate for an inventory glut and low demand. […]

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The Sterling Heights, Michigan facility that manufactures the Chrysler 200 will have its output halved this summer, with about 1,420 workers laid off indefinitely as a result, reports the Detroit News. Both production lines of the midsize sedan were idled for nine weeks earlier this year to compensate for an inventory glut and low demand. […]

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TTAC News Round-up: Toyota Brings on Brains, Sergio Leaves the Cake in the Oven, and GM Takes the Stand http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/03/ttac-news-round-toyota-brings-brains-sergio-leaves-cake-oven-gm-takes-stand/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/03/ttac-news-round-toyota-brings-brains-sergio-leaves-cake-oven-gm-takes-stand/#comments Mon, 14 Mar 2016 15:58:00 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1303545 The brain trust of yet another artificial intelligence technology startup has been snapped up as automakers prepare for our terrifying, dystopian future. That, Sergio Marchionne has a sure-fire recipe, jury selection begins in ignition trial, Tesla doesn’t need no stinkin’ successful low-priced car, and GM goes big on commercial sales … after the break! Toyota […]

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The brain trust of yet another artificial intelligence technology startup has been snapped up as automakers prepare for our terrifying, dystopian future. That, Sergio Marchionne has a sure-fire recipe, jury selection begins in ignition trial, Tesla doesn’t need no stinkin’ successful low-priced car, and GM goes big on commercial sales … after the break! Toyota […]

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Marchionne to Apple: Pick Me! Pick Me! http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/03/marchionne-apple-pick-pick/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/03/marchionne-apple-pick-pick/#comments Wed, 02 Mar 2016 20:30:18 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1294786 It seems Sergio Marchionne may be switching teams when it comes to shacking up with another company to build cars of the future, reports Bloomberg. At the Geneva International Motor Show, the self-confessed Apple geek said that Fiat Chrysler Automobiles would be well-suited to contract build a car designed in California. “I would assume that […]

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It seems Sergio Marchionne may be switching teams when it comes to shacking up with another company to build cars of the future, reports Bloomberg. At the Geneva International Motor Show, the self-confessed Apple geek said that Fiat Chrysler Automobiles would be well-suited to contract build a car designed in California. “I would assume that […]

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Who Will Build Sergio’s Next Dodge Dart and Chrysler 200? http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/02/will-build-sergios-next-dodge-dart-chrysler-200/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/02/will-build-sergios-next-dodge-dart-chrysler-200/#comments Mon, 01 Feb 2016 20:05:13 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1277738 FCA’s sweater-in-chief Sergio Marchionne has a plan to turn around the debt-laden and ailing automaker: stop building cars that lose money. That sounds like common sense, so long as oil prices stay low and the demand for trucks, SUVs and crossovers remains high. But that plan introduces a new set of problems, chief among them […]

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FCA’s sweater-in-chief Sergio Marchionne has a plan to turn around the debt-laden and ailing automaker: stop building cars that lose money. That sounds like common sense, so long as oil prices stay low and the demand for trucks, SUVs and crossovers remains high. But that plan introduces a new set of problems, chief among them […]

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Dart, 200 On The Way Out; Wrangler Truck, Wagoneer On the Way In http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/01/dart-200-way-wrangler-truck-wagoneer-way/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/01/dart-200-way-wrangler-truck-wagoneer-way/#comments Wed, 27 Jan 2016 19:20:22 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1274545 Fiat Chrysler Automobiles CEO Sergio Marchionne on Wednesday said the automaker would rely more heavily on profitable Jeeps and Rams in North America and Europe to help its business remain profitable in other sagging areas and regions. “We are not of the view that this industry is facing an impending demise,” Marchionne said before announcing […]

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Fiat Chrysler Automobiles CEO Sergio Marchionne on Wednesday said the automaker would rely more heavily on profitable Jeeps and Rams in North America and Europe to help its business remain profitable in other sagging areas and regions. “We are not of the view that this industry is facing an impending demise,” Marchionne said before announcing […]

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Jeep Pickup, Jeep Compass and Jeep Renegade: All The Things We’ll Probably Hear Tomorrow from Sergio http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/01/jeep-pickup-jeep-compass-jeep-renegade-things-well-probably-hear-tomorrow-sergio/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/01/jeep-pickup-jeep-compass-jeep-renegade-things-well-probably-hear-tomorrow-sergio/#comments Tue, 26 Jan 2016 20:00:18 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1273841 On Wednesday, Fiat Chrysler Automobiles CEO Sergio Marchionne will update investors on his long-term plans and fourth-quarter profits — namely, how many Jeeps it sold — during his scheduled earnings conference call. It’s widely expected that Sergio will address the near-certainty that Jeep will build a pickup based on the Wrangler, as well as the […]

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On Wednesday, Fiat Chrysler Automobiles CEO Sergio Marchionne will update investors on his long-term plans and fourth-quarter profits — namely, how many Jeeps it sold — during his scheduled earnings conference call. It’s widely expected that Sergio will address the near-certainty that Jeep will build a pickup based on the Wrangler, as well as the […]

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I Told You the Viper Wasn’t All Dead. Marchionne Says New Snake “A Possibility” http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/01/told-viper-wasnt-dead-marchionne-says-new-snake-possibility/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/01/told-viper-wasnt-dead-marchionne-says-new-snake-possibility/#comments Thu, 14 Jan 2016 16:00:03 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1265817 The reports of the Dodge Viper’s demise may have been greatly exaggerated. If I can borrow a concept from William Goldman, it appears that the Viper is only mostly dead.* Back in October, when the labor agreement between the United Auto Workers and FCA was hammered out, there was a flurry of reports stating the Dodge Viper […]

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The reports of the Dodge Viper’s demise may have been greatly exaggerated. If I can borrow a concept from William Goldman, it appears that the Viper is only mostly dead.* Back in October, when the labor agreement between the United Auto Workers and FCA was hammered out, there was a flurry of reports stating the Dodge Viper […]

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Marchionne: “We Will Build a Wrangler Pickup” http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/01/marchionne-will-build-wrangler-pickup/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/01/marchionne-will-build-wrangler-pickup/#comments Wed, 13 Jan 2016 21:47:49 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1265913 If there was any confusion about Chrysler’s plans to build a pickup variant of the Wrangler, something for which Jeep fans and car enthusiasts in general have clamored, Fiat Chrysler CEO Sergio Marchionne cleared it up at a press conference at the 2016 North American International Auto Show in Detroit. Marchionne unequivocally stated the automaker will be […]

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If there was any confusion about Chrysler’s plans to build a pickup variant of the Wrangler, something for which Jeep fans and car enthusiasts in general have clamored, Fiat Chrysler CEO Sergio Marchionne cleared it up at a press conference at the 2016 North American International Auto Show in Detroit. Marchionne unequivocally stated the automaker will be […]

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Fiat Merger Won’t Happen Under Marchionne’s Watch http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/01/fiat-merger-wont-happen-marchionnes-watch/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/01/fiat-merger-wont-happen-marchionnes-watch/#comments Mon, 04 Jan 2016 20:30:21 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1256849 Fiat Chrysler Automobiles chief Sergio Marchionne told Bloomberg on Monday that his company likely wouldn’t merge with another automaker before his tenure is up in 2018. The chief executive publicly courted General Motors in 2015 to merge two of the Big Three. GM CEO Mary Barra publicly refuted that partnership, and Marchionne seems to have […]

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Fiat Chrysler Automobiles chief Sergio Marchionne told Bloomberg on Monday that his company likely wouldn’t merge with another automaker before his tenure is up in 2018. The chief executive publicly courted General Motors in 2015 to merge two of the Big Three. GM CEO Mary Barra publicly refuted that partnership, and Marchionne seems to have […]

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Fiat Chrysler Not Planning Hostile Takeover of General Motors Because of Course They Can’t http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2015/12/fiat-chrysler-not-planning-hostile-takeover-general-motors-course-cant/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2015/12/fiat-chrysler-not-planning-hostile-takeover-general-motors-course-cant/#comments Thu, 03 Dec 2015 19:00:29 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1234849 Fiat Chrysler Automobiles won’t attempt to takeover General Motors anytime soon, FCA chief Sergio Marchionne told investors Thursday according to Reuters. Speaking following a shareholder meeting, Marchionne said that finding a partner for FCA wasn’t “life or death” for the automaker group. Reportedly, FCA will delay launching several of their cars — including the Alfa Romeo […]

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Fiat Chrysler Automobiles won’t attempt to takeover General Motors anytime soon, FCA chief Sergio Marchionne told investors Thursday according to Reuters. Speaking following a shareholder meeting, Marchionne said that finding a partner for FCA wasn’t “life or death” for the automaker group. Reportedly, FCA will delay launching several of their cars — including the Alfa Romeo […]

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Heads of Automakers in US Meet In Washington, Discuss Safety, Recalls http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2015/12/heads-automakers-us-meet-washington-discuss-safety-recalls/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2015/12/heads-automakers-us-meet-washington-discuss-safety-recalls/#comments Wed, 02 Dec 2015 21:00:59 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1234081 Auto executives from nearly every major U.S. automaker met in Washington D.C. on Tuesday to discuss safety, recalls and technology with Secretary of Transportation Anthony Foxx, Automotive News reported. Senior executives from 15 automakers, including General Motors’ CEO Mary Barra, Fiat Chrysler Automobiles CEO Sergio Marchionne, Volkswagen of America CEO Michael Horn and Nissan North […]

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Auto executives from nearly every major U.S. automaker met in Washington D.C. on Tuesday to discuss safety, recalls and technology with Secretary of Transportation Anthony Foxx, Automotive News reported. Senior executives from 15 automakers, including General Motors’ CEO Mary Barra, Fiat Chrysler Automobiles CEO Sergio Marchionne, Volkswagen of America CEO Michael Horn and Nissan North […]

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Report: Alfa Romeo Pushes Back Giulia, SUV At Least 6 Months http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2015/11/report-alfa-romeo-pushes-back-brands-comeback-six-months/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2015/11/report-alfa-romeo-pushes-back-brands-comeback-six-months/#comments Wed, 04 Nov 2015 15:00:12 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1211721 Alfa Romeo will delay two models critical to that brand’s comeback and will likely miss its ambitious sales target of 400,000 cars by 2018, according to Automotive News. Fiat Chrysler Automobiles CEO Sergio Marchionne said a weakened market in China forced the brand to reassess its sales target, which he initially set in 2014. “I […]

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Alfa Romeo will delay two models critical to that brand’s comeback and will likely miss its ambitious sales target of 400,000 cars by 2018, according to Automotive News. Fiat Chrysler Automobiles CEO Sergio Marchionne said a weakened market in China forced the brand to reassess its sales target, which he initially set in 2014. “I […]

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Ferrari Stock Races in First Day of Trading http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2015/10/ferrari-stock-races-in-first-day-of-trading/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2015/10/ferrari-stock-races-in-first-day-of-trading/#comments Wed, 21 Oct 2015 17:00:26 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1201777 Fiat Chrysler Automobiles chief Sergio Marchionne rang the opening bell Wednesday for Ferrari’s first day of trading on the New York Stock Exchange and shares of the supercar maker soared. The stock, which was up as high as $60 per share, leveled off around $57 in mid-day trading. “This is not really a car, it’s […]

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Fiat Chrysler Automobiles chief Sergio Marchionne rang the opening bell Wednesday for Ferrari’s first day of trading on the New York Stock Exchange and shares of the supercar maker soared. The stock, which was up as high as $60 per share, leveled off around $57 in mid-day trading. “This is not really a car, it’s […]

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Fiat Chrysler Automobiles Leadership Shakeup: Fiat NA Chief Quits http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2015/10/fiat-chrysler-automobiles-leadership-shakeup-fiat-na-chief-quits/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2015/10/fiat-chrysler-automobiles-leadership-shakeup-fiat-na-chief-quits/#comments Tue, 13 Oct 2015 16:00:45 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1194202 Like Al Pacino in “The Godfather 2,” Sergio Marchionne’s move to insulate himself further and tap future successors has claimed another victim. On Monday, former Fiat North American chief Jason Stoicevich resigned from the automaker, days after he was replaced as head of Fiat by Dodge CEO Tim Kuniskis. Stoicevich was a longtime FCA employee, heading […]

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Like Al Pacino in “The Godfather 2,” Sergio Marchionne’s move to insulate himself further and tap future successors has claimed another victim. On Monday, former Fiat North American chief Jason Stoicevich resigned from the automaker, days after he was replaced as head of Fiat by Dodge CEO Tim Kuniskis. Stoicevich was a longtime FCA employee, heading […]

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Your First Ferrari (Share) Priced As Low As $48 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2015/10/your-first-ferrari-share-priced-as-low-as-48/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2015/10/your-first-ferrari-share-priced-as-low-as-48/#comments Mon, 12 Oct 2015 16:00:19 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1193650 Fiat Chrysler Automobiles on Monday finally priced its initial price offering for Ferrari at $48 and $52 per share for 10 percent of the luxury carmaker when its stock goes sale, the Detroit News reported. The pricing values Ferrari at roughly $9.8 billion — less than the $12 billion reported last week — and analysts say […]

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Fiat Chrysler Automobiles on Monday finally priced its initial price offering for Ferrari at $48 and $52 per share for 10 percent of the luxury carmaker when its stock goes sale, the Detroit News reported. The pricing values Ferrari at roughly $9.8 billion — less than the $12 billion reported last week — and analysts say […]

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Ferrari Reaching For $12.4B Valuation for IPO http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2015/10/ferrari-reaching-12-4b-valuation-ipo/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2015/10/ferrari-reaching-12-4b-valuation-ipo/#comments Fri, 09 Oct 2015 16:01:30 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1192514 The supercar maker may be valued at more than $12.4 billion ahead of its initial public offering, which could happen as early as Friday, Bloomberg (via Automotive News) reported. Ferrari may price its shares Friday night when it offers 10 percent of the Maranello-based automaker to the public. The remaining ownership of the carmaker will remain […]

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The supercar maker may be valued at more than $12.4 billion ahead of its initial public offering, which could happen as early as Friday, Bloomberg (via Automotive News) reported. Ferrari may price its shares Friday night when it offers 10 percent of the Maranello-based automaker to the public. The remaining ownership of the carmaker will remain […]

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UAW May Pull Plug on FCA Work at Any Time http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2015/09/uaw-may-pull-plug-fca-work-time/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2015/09/uaw-may-pull-plug-fca-work-time/#comments Tue, 15 Sep 2015 13:45:08 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1171346 Representatives from the United Auto Workers and Fiat Chrysler Automobiles agreed Tuesday to extend their contract on an “hour-by-hour” basis, Reuters reported. Workers reported Tuesday for their morning shifts, but those workers could walk out at any time if talks stall. On Monday, it became clear that the UAW would set its sights on FCA […]

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Representatives from the United Auto Workers and Fiat Chrysler Automobiles agreed Tuesday to extend their contract on an “hour-by-hour” basis, Reuters reported. Workers reported Tuesday for their morning shifts, but those workers could walk out at any time if talks stall. On Monday, it became clear that the UAW would set its sights on FCA […]

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FCA US To Bat Leadoff In UAW Talks, Marchionne To Miss Frankfurt http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2015/09/fca-us-bat-leadoff-uaw-talks-marchionne-miss-frankfurt/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2015/09/fca-us-bat-leadoff-uaw-talks-marchionne-miss-frankfurt/#comments Mon, 14 Sep 2015 15:30:19 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1168618 The UAW has chosen FCA US to bat leadoff in the union’s contract talks with the Detroit Three, prompting CEO Sergio Marchionne to forgo Frankfurt. The move by the union to go after the weakest of the Detroit Three is meant to establish how all of the contract talks this month will proceed, Automotive News […]

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The UAW has chosen FCA US to bat leadoff in the union’s contract talks with the Detroit Three, prompting CEO Sergio Marchionne to forgo Frankfurt. The move by the union to go after the weakest of the Detroit Three is meant to establish how all of the contract talks this month will proceed, Automotive News […]

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