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Report: Mazda Miata-based Fiat 124 Spider successor to surface later this year

Rumors of a Mazda-Fiat convertible collaboration have been floating around for quite some time. Now, Edmunds reports that it’ll actually happen: there will be a new Fiat 124 Spider based off of the new 2016 Mazda Miata. Due for a revealing at either Frankfurt or Los Angeles later this year, the new 124 is destined to […]

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Report: Sergio Marchionne likes the idea of an FCA-Ford or GM tie-up

Collaborations and corporate alliances are no stranger to the automotive world and even yielded some of the world’s most amazing vehicles. But now, Bloomberg reportedly heard Fiat-Chrysler Automobiles’ chief, Sergio Marchionne, likes the idea of teaming up with General Motors or Ford to broaden their resources. Marchionne spoke to the outlet at the Geneva Auto Show, […]

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Report: Fiat’s version of the Mazda Miata MX-5 could be called 124 Spider

So even more rumors of a new collaboration between Mazda and Fiat have been floating around for some time now. The rumors suggested Fiat was going to pay Mazda for use of its new Miata MX-5 platform to underpin Fiat’s new intended subcompact spider, which will apparently be called the 124 Spider. This sort of […]

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The 2016 Fiat 500X is the Jeep Renegade’s distant cousin, starts at $20,900

Because Fiat is in bed with Chrysler, including all of their sub-brands, it’s no surprise the Italian automaker decided to make their own version of the Jeep Renegade, which is basically a Fiat 500L to begin with. So what’s the Fiat 500X then? Besides being the Renegade’s distant cousin, it’s also a slightly lifted version […]

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Report: Alfa Romeo could be preparing a 4C Spider for Detroit

Word in the pipeline is that Alfa Romeo could be bringing a surprise to Detroit–and that surprise would be a 4C Spider. A post from Objects in the Mirror, Fiat-Chrysler Automobiles’ own company blog, gave the hint, saying Alfa Romeo plans to introduce eight new models by 2018. You’ll get your next Alfa fix at the North […]

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Report: Alfa Romeo-Mazda Miata MX-5 collaboration in the can, to be a Fiat Abarth instead

Some rumors in the past suggested that a new Alfa Romeo Spider was going to be born, being based off of the all-new 2016 Mazda Miata MX-5. But now, apparently that’s in the can, according to CAR in the UK. However, the collaboration overall between Mazda and Fiat-Chrysler Automobiles isn’t all over either as Mazda’s Miata […]

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Report: James Bond to also pilot the new Fiat 500 in Spectre

James Bond won’t only be getting seat time in his usual Aston Martin, compliments of Q-branch. He’ll also be piloting the new Fiat 500 in a high-speed chase within the scene. And naturally, that scene is said to take place in Italy. Bond has a habit of hopping through vehicles with some even originally confusing […]

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Video: Watch an Italian 28.5L beast rise from dormancy after 100 years

If old rust buckets are your sort of thing, then you’re going to have a field day. An interesting video popped up on Duncan Pittaway’s Vimeo, which showcases an old car with a 28.5L inline four from a Fiat S76. And after sitting for nearly 100 years, the old east was awakened. The Fiat S76 […]

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2014 LA Auto Show: The Fiat 500X brings some all-terrain options to the line

Fiat took some of the spotlight at the LA Auto Show to reveal their new 500X crossover based on the Fiat 500 and the Jeep Renegade. Like the Jeep Renegade it’s based on, the Fiat 500X comes with a 1.4L MultiAir turbocharged four good for 160hp and 184 lb-ft of twist . There’s also an […]

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Report: Volkswagen AG and Fiat-Chrysler Automobiles merging would be “brilliant,” says Krafcik

Remember John Krafcik? Yea, he’s the former CEO of Hyundai Motor America and is currently the President of TrueCar. And recently, in an interview with Bloomberg, Krafcik shared his outlook on the possible idea of the Volkswagen Group merging with Fiat-Chrysler Automobiles. And that would be utterly insane. Consider this: Volkswagen Group’s portfolio already consists of the […]

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