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Exclusive: Fiat India's plans for 2015 along with timelines
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Exclusive: Fiat India's plans for 2015 along with timelines

595 Abarth Competizione in July will be followed by the Punto T-jet and Jeep

Fiat launches Avventura, banks on three-pronged strategy to win back Indian buyers
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Fiat launches Avventura, banks on three-pronged strategy to win back Indian buyers

After its return to the country in 2012, Fiat has announced a three-pillar strategy to ramp up Indian operations.

`Apostle of risk', Fiat executive Marchionne takes on wheel at Ferrari
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`Apostle of risk', Fiat executive Marchionne takes on wheel at Ferrari

The question is whether the 62-year-old Italian-Canadian, whose pedigree is in the mass-market world of Fiat and Chrysler, can maintain the cachet of the Ferrari brand.

Fiat's Marchionne to take over as Ferrari chairman after Montezemolo quits
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Fiat's Marchionne to take over as Ferrari chairman after Montezemolo quits

Luca Cordero di Montezemolo will step down as chairman of Ferrari as of Oct. 13 and will be replaced by Sergio Marchionne, who also serves as the chief executive of parent group Fiat (FIA.MI).

Fiat could be readying to launch premium Maserati in India at Rs 1.5 cr
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Fiat could be readying to launch premium Maserati in India at Rs 1.5 cr

Fiat is reportedly planning to launch its premium sports car Maserati in India through exclusive company-owned stores.

Fiat rolls out compact Punto Evo starting at Rs 4.5 lakh
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Fiat rolls out compact Punto Evo starting at Rs 4.5 lakh

The model will take on the likes of Maruti Suzuki's Swift, Hyundai i20 and Honda Brio, which are priced between Rs 3.99 lakh and Rs 7.76 lakh.

Fiat CEO says no tie-up with Volkswagen, inks deal with Renault for LCV
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Fiat CEO says no tie-up with Volkswagen, inks deal with Renault for LCV

A German magazine earlier this month reported Volkswagen Chairman Ferdinand Piech had held talks with the owners of Fiat Chrysler about buying all or part of the group. John Elkann, the head of holding group Exor which controls Fiat Chrysler via a 30 percent stake, said at the same event as Marchionne that there was nothing else to add on the matter.

EU's anti-trust regulator starts investigating Apple, Starbucks, Fiat tax deals
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EU's anti-trust regulator starts investigating Apple, Starbucks, Fiat tax deals

The European Union's antitrust regulator has launched an investigation into tax deals that Apple, Starbucks and Fiat struck with some European countries, the start of a wider push to keep multinationals from taking advantage of loopholes.

Fiat reaches deal to buy rest of Chrysler for $3.7 bn
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Fiat reaches deal to buy rest of Chrysler for $3.7 bn

The deal is a victory for Marchionne, who wants to merge Fiat and Chrysler and create a more competitive automaker with a broader global reach. But he has been at odds with the UAW trust for more than a year over the value of Chrysler.

Fiat plans 100 dealers before this year-end
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Fiat plans 100 dealers before this year-end

Italian automobile major Fiat is on a network expansion spree in India, where it wants to have 100 dealers by the end of this year. The car-maker currently has 93 dealers and plans to add seven more by the month-end.

End of an era: Mumbaikars prefer Santro to 'mazboot' Fiat taxi
Life

End of an era: Mumbaikars prefer Santro to 'mazboot' Fiat taxi

Mumbai's iconic Premier Padmini taxis are all set to disappear from the streets. What do the taxi drivers feel about this change? Firstpost spoke to a few of them to find out.

Viral ad: How Fiat turned 12 painted women into a car
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Viral ad: How Fiat turned 12 painted women into a car

By the time you finish staring at this, you think more about the contortionists, the women. And you look at the tag line for the car, which is the Fiat 500 Abarth Cabrio. There it is, in the top right hand corner of the print ad: Made of pure muscle.

Wipro to develop industry standard car solutions
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Wipro to develop industry standard car solutions

Wipro Ltd has joined the US-based Car Connectivity Consortium (CCC) to develop smartphone-based ...

Honda wants to double global sales; Jazz, Brio core focus
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Honda wants to double global sales; Jazz, Brio core focus

Honda aims to sell 3 million cars in Japan, the United States, Europe and other developed markets combined, up from about 2 million it sold in the year ended March, and double sales to 3 million cars in emerging markets including India and China

Sales JV: Fiat's long and painful breakup with Tata Motors
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Sales JV: Fiat's long and painful breakup with Tata Motors

After ending the distribution joint venture in May, the Italian auto major, which is finding it difficult to stand on its own here, is yet to come to terms with the separation as the company's sales decline fast.

Fiat's full-fledged solo services in next 18 months
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Fiat's full-fledged solo services in next 18 months

Fiat India, which recently called off its distribution alliance with Tata Motors, is bullish about its prospects in the country, saying within the next 12 to 18 months it will be able to stand on its own with around 100 exclusive sales and service centres in place.

Tata Motors, Fiat end distribution alliance
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Tata Motors, Fiat end distribution alliance

Last year Tata Group Chief Ratan Tata had said the Fiat association needed to be critically examined to optimise its potential.

Indian JVs no longer a rage, carmakers prefer a solo drive
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Indian JVs no longer a rage, carmakers prefer a solo drive

With more foreign car makers choosing to have complete control of their Indian businesses, investment is increasing, capacity is rising, and India is fast challenging Thailand and China as an automobile export hub

100 orders for BMW mini in a week but will this euphoria last?
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100 orders for BMW mini in a week but will this euphoria last?

In India, the Mini's steep pricing of Rs 25 lakh for a small car could act as a speed breaker.