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Chrysler announces Fiat dealers

Chrysler Group LLC announced today that it has selected 130 dealers to represent the Fiat brand in the United States. These group of dealers will be the first to sell the 2012 Fiat 500. The Fiat brand marks its return to the North American market today with the reveal of the 2012 Fiat 500 at the Los Angeles International Auto Show.

Franchises were awarded in 39 states. States that do not have a franchise include Alaska, Idaho, Iowa, Mississippi, Montana, New Hampshire, North Dakota, South Dakota, Vermont, West Virginia and Wyoming.

California received the most franchises with 17, while Florida and Texas tied for ten apiece. New York, Ohio and Virginia followed with nine, eight and six dealerships, respectively. Arizona, Maryland and Pennsylvania got five each. Dealers in Massachusetts, New Jersey and Washington State were awarded four per state. Dealers in the top ten states took almost 67% of the total franchises awarded.

Nobody matched the seven franchises awarded to AutoNation, but several dealers, including Group 1 Automotive, snagged two. Successful Chrysler dealer Steve Landers picked up three (one was awarded to his son) including the only franchises in Arkansas and Kansas.

Chrysler Group proudly presents its 130 Fiat dealers:

Dealership State Franchisee
FIAT of Birmingham AL Terry Spitzer
FIAT of Little Rock AR Steve Landers Jr.
FIAT of Avondale AZ John Grant & Doug Moreland
FIAT of Chandler AZ Don Luke
FIAT of N. Phoenix AZ AutoNation, Inc.
FIAT of Scottsdale AZ Larry Van Tuyl & Coye Pointer
FIAT of Tucson AZ John Grant & Doug Moreland
FIAT of Carlsbad CA Christopher Baker
FIAT of Concord CA Lithia Motors
FIAT of Costa Mesa CA Jonathan Gray
FIAT of Downey CA Paul Antepara
FIAT of Fremont CA Carlos Hidalgo
FIAT of Irvine CA Robert H. Tuttle & Jim Click
FIAT of Long Beach CA Bob Davis
Motor Village of Los Angeles CA Howard Drake
FIAT of North Sacramento CA Carlos Hidalgo
FIAT of Ontario CA R.J. Romero
FIAT of Palm Springs CA Jorge L. Velarde
FIAT of Puente Hills CA Alexander Hwang
FIAT of Roseville CA AutoNation, Inc.
FIAT of San Diego CA Joe C. Gardon
FIAT of San Francisco CA Kent Putnam
FIAT of Thousand Oaks CA Andrew P. Shaver
FIAT of Torrance CA AutoNation, Inc.
FIAT of Denver CO Doug Moreland
FIAT of Westminster CO AutoNation, Inc.
FIAT of Branford CT John Lavallee & Robert Lavallee
FIAT of Hartford CT E. Clayton Gengras Jr.
FIAT of Wilmington DE Larry Giacchino
FIAT of Clearwater FL Alfred Andrews
FIAT of Daytona Beach FL Randall Dye
FIAT of East Orlando FL Frank Rodriguez
FIAT of Fort Myers FL Frank Galeana Jr.
FIAT of Sarasota FL Donald Osborne & R.W. Geyer
FIAT of Sawgrass FL Jim Arrigo
FIAT of West Miami FL Robert Potamkin, Alan Potamkin, & Walter Ritter
FIAT of West Palm Beach FL Jim Arrigo
FIAT of Winter Haven FL Ralph Mahalak
FIAT of Winter Park FL John Fields
FIAT of Buford GA AutoNation, Inc.
FIAT of Marietta GA Fred Brillanti
FIAT of Morrow GA Don Jackson
FIAT of Newnan GA Don Jackson
FIAT of Honolulu HI Marc J. Cutter
FIAT of Highland Park IL John Fields
FIAT of Orland Park IL Michael Bettenhausen
FIAT of Schaumburg IL Aaron Zeigler
FIAT of Carmel IN Fernando Falcon
FIAT of Gary IN Cary Bosak & Skip Bosak
FIAT of Greenwood IN Tom Miller
FIAT of Olathe KS Steve Landers
FIAT of Louisville KY Winston Pittman
FIAT of New Orleans LA Raymond Brandt
FIAT of Shreveport LA Steve Landers & Denny Rogers
FIAT of Cape Cod MA Joe Laham
FIAT of Norwood MA Peter Catanese
FIAT of Peabody MA Brian Kelly
FIAT of Worcester MA Herb Chambers
FIAT of College Park MD John Darvish
FIAT of Frederick MD Creston Tate
FIAT of Gaithersburg MD Harry Criswell
FIAT of Glen Burnie MD Creston Tate
FIAT of Owings Mills MD Jerome Fader
FIAT of Portland ME John J. Quirk
FIAT of Bloomfield MI Bill Golling
FIAT of Clinton Twp. MI Carl Galeana
FIAT of Novi MI David Fischer
FIAT of Brooklyn Center MN David Luther
FIAT of Inver Grove Hts. MN Peter Hasselquist & Jack Shimota
FIAT of Creve Coeur MO Louis Fusz Jr.
FIAT of Cary NC Rick Hendrick & Gerald Desmond
FIAT of Omaha NE Mickey Anderson
FIAT of Cherry Hill NJ Charles Foulke, Jr.
FIAT of Dover NJ Eric Nielsen
FIAT of Ramsey NJ Ray Van Duren
FIAT of Somerville NJ Albert DiFiore
FIAT of Albuquerque NM Patrick Melloy
FIAT of Las Vegas NV Carolynn Towbin & Josh Towbin
FIAT of Albany NY Stanley Metzner & Donald Metzner
FIAT of Brooklyn NY John Giuffre Sr.
FIAT of Larchmont NY Alfredo Gulla
FIAT of Manhattan NY John Monninger
FIAT of Orchard Park NY Bill Loecher & Scott Biehler
FIAT of Patchogue NY Gary Brown
FIAT of Rochester NY Ray Helfrich
FIAT of Staten Island NY Joe Manfredi & Nick Manfredi
FIAT of Westbury NY Joel Sporn
FIAT of Akron OH Adam Huff
FIAT of Bexley OH Bobby & Bill Dawes
FIAT of Cincinnati OH Robert Reichert
FIAT of Dublin OH Dwayne Hawkins
FIAT of Mentor OH James Brown
FIAT of Strongsville OH Gary Panteck & Paul Hrnchar
FIAT of Toledo OH Jim Yark
FIAT of Youngstown OH Bob & Chuck Eddy
FIAT of Oklahoma City OK Bob Nouri
FIAT of Tulsa OK Group 1 Automotive
FIAT of Beaverton OR Brad Tonkin & Ed Tonkin
FIAT of Allentown PA Frank Gerenser III
FIAT of Downingtown PA Jeff D’Ambrosio
FIAT of Greensburg PA Paul Schimizzi
FIAT of Langhorne PA Bruce Toll
FIAT of Wexford PA Corina Diehl
FIAT of Providence RI Michael Grieco
FIAT of South Charlotte SC Damian Mills
FIAT of Memphis TN Al Gossett
FIAT of Nashville TN Gary Mathews
FIAT of Austin TX Nyle Maxwell
FIAT of Clear Lake TX John Garff
FIAT of El Paso TX Mack Massey
FIAT of Fort Worth TX Hershell Hunter
FIAT of Houston TX Jack Helfman
FIAT of Hurst TX Conrad Holt
FIAT of Plano TX Ray Huffines
FIAT of San Antonio TX Ernesto Ancira Jr.
FIAT of Sugar Land TX Group 1 Automotive
FIAT of The Woodlands TX Alfred Flores & Bruce Glascock
FIAT of Salt Lake City UT John Garff
FIAT of Fredericksburg VA James Gramm
FIAT of Newport News VA S. Rick Gallaer, Jr.
FIAT of Norfolk VA Bill Shepherd
FIAT of North Richmond VA Frank Pearson
FIAT of South Richmond VA James Whitten
FIAT of Sterling VA AutoNation, Inc.
FIAT of Kirkland WA Greg Rairdon
FIAT of Seattle WA AutoNation, Inc.
FIAT of Tacoma WA Phillip W. Bivens
FIAT of Vancouver WA Richard W. Hannah
FIAT of Kenosha WI Andy Palmen
FIAT of Milwaukee WI John Bergstrom

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