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Chrysler begins testing Fiat 500 EV, expect some design changes from the gasoline model

Chrysler Group LLC has begun early testing of the Fiat 500 EV. The model is expected to hit markets in 2012 as a 2013 model. Recent spy shots show a U.S.-spec Fiat 500 EV with some design changes that will differentiate from the gasoline model. No word on where the Fiat 500 EV will be […]

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Thieves caught stealing Gaddafi’s custom Fiat 500 EV during civil unrest in Libya

In light of the civil unrest in Libya, a photographer from the Associated Press came across an interesting event that unfolded right before his/her eyes. Apparently, two guerillas were caught stealing Muammar Gaddafi’s custom-made Fiat 500 all-electric convertible valued in at $144,000. The car was made by a special garage in Milan, Italy that goes […]

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Chrysler to lose $10,000 on every Fiat 500 EV it builds

According to Fiat/Chrysler CEO Sergio Marchionne, the Auburn Hills automaker will lose more than $10,000 on every Fiat 500 Electric it sells. Nonetheless, the heavy financial hit won’t stop the company from producing the Chrysler-built electric version of the Fiat 500 in the United States in 2012. “The economics of EVs simply don’t work. On […]

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SB LiMotive to supply Chrysler with battery packs for Fiat 500 Electric

Earlier this year, A123 Systems pulled out of a deal with Chrysler to supply battery packs for the electric version of the Fiat 500 hatchback. Chrysler has now confirmed that SB LiMotive, a joint venture between Samsung SDI and Bosch, will supply battery packs for the electric compact, which will be launched in the United […]

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A123 Systems pulls out of Chrysler’s Fiat 500EV project

Following a second-quarter loss of $34.2 million, battery supplier A123 Systems withdrew from a project with Chrysler Group LLC to build electric versions of the Fiat 500. “A123 will not be supplying battery systems for the Fiat 500EV production program,” Katie Hepler, a Chrysler spokeswoman said. “A123 has been a good development partner in this […]

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Chrysler invites 600 dealers to Auburn Hills to see if they have what it takes to sell Fiat

Chrysler announced last month that it has started the dealer selection process for the reintroduction of the Fiat brand in the United States. The Auburn Hills automaker has now invited 600 dealers to a meeting at its headquarters later this month to learn more about what the requirements will be for them to sell Fiats […]

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Fiat ready to come back to U.S., Fiat 500 minivan coming to U.S. in 2012

After a 30 year North American absence, Fiat is getting ready to return. Starting in 2011, Fiats will be available purchase in about 200 U.S. Chrysler Group dealerships. The initial lineup will consist mainly of the 500 minicar, and four variants thereof. Fiat also plans to release a convertible version of the 500 in 2011, […]

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Chrysler has an electric-vehicle strategy, it just won’t talk about it… yet

Speaking at the Automotive News Green Car Conference last week, Chrysler’s senior vice president for powertrain, Paolo Ferrero, said that the Auburn Hills automaker has an electric-vehicle strategy but it isn’t disclosing details right now. Ferrero said that the Fiat 500 electric will hit the roads in 2012 and is only a small part of […]

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Chrysler confirms pure electric Fiat 500 for U.S. market in 2012

The Fiat 500 will be available in the North American market with a 1.4L Multiair engine in the fourth quarter of 2010. A 1.4L Multiair turbo is expected to arrive in the fourth-quarter of 2011. Chrysler Group LLC announced today that it will offer the U.S. a pure electric version of the Fiat 500 in […]

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2010 Detroit: Fiat 500 BEV debuts in Detroit

Joining Ferrari and Maserati at Chrysler’s stand in Detroit is the new Fiat 500 with an electric powertrain. No details on the Fiat 500 BEV (battery electric-vehicle) were released and Fiat / Chrysler have yet to say whether or not the model will enter production. The Fiat 500 will be available in North America with […]

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***NEW*** VALEO CHRYSLER FIAT 500 BEV PARK ASSIST CONTROL MODULE 68073629 AC