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  1. Mopar / FCA News
    Are you wondering what’s in store for future performance hybrids at Dodge, Chrysler, or Jeep? The Alfa Romeo Tonale plug-in hybrid may be pointing the way, in a compact-crossover format. The 21-inch “phone dial wheel” replicates the 1960s’ 33 Stradale, but that’s hardly likely to make it to...
  2. Mopar / FCA News
    Maserati was on a roll, with new cars filling out its otherwise-exotic lineup and sales hitting five times what they were four years ago.  This year, though, Maserati sales started falling, despite a new  crossover. In the second quarter, volume slipped by 41% from the second quarter of 2017...
  3. Mopar / FCA News
    One of the problems any automaker with numerous brands faces is, “How can we differentiate these brands, while still having economies of scale?” That brings us to a pair of Italian sports-car brands which overlap in price: Alfa Romeo and Maserati. Brand leader Tim Kuniskis said, at a recent...
  4. Mopar / FCA News
    Alfa Romeo is recalling the 2018 Giulia and Stelvio, because the factory may have used contaminated brake fluid. The recall will start on February 8, with an FCA recall number of T84 and an NHTSA campaign number of 17V823000. Only 307 vehicles sold in the United States were affected...
  5. Mopar / FCA News
    The Alfa Romeo Stelvio is a finalist in the running for one of the North American Car of the Year awards — the first time Alfa Romeo has been among the final three, in the 24-year history of the NACOTY awards. The Stelvio is competing with the Honda Odyssey and the Volvo XC60 for the 2017...
  6. Mopar / FCA News
    The Alfa Romeo Giulia is Motor Trend's 2018 Car of the Year. This is the first-ever COTY award for Alfa Romeo, the first for an Italian marque, and the first for Fiat Chrysler Automobiles. The last Chrysler vehicle to win the Motor Trend honors was the 2005 Chrysler 300, during the...
  7. Mopar / FCA News
    Fiat Chrysler Automobiles may be allowed to build more vehicles for the lucrative China market and the Trumpchi brand could be coming to the U.S. as part of talks between FCA and its Chinese partners. According to the Chinese company, FCA is in negotiations with Trumpchi builders Guangzhou...
  8. Mopar / FCA News
    Alfa Romeo has beaten Honda — at least, in the United Kingdom. The famed magazine WhatCar? reported that Alfa Romeo was the fifth most reliable brand of cars aged up to three years in its latest survey. The magazine sent a survey to owners of 14,208 owners to ask about faults suffered in...
  9. Mopar / FCA News
    The Alfa Romeo Stelvio Quadrifoglio has set a new record at the Nürburgring track, making a 7-minute-51.7-second lap. While it won’t challenge the Viper’s time, the SUV’s 505 horsepower engine helped it to beat all other SUVs on the track. The Alfa Romeo Giulia Quadrifoglio still holds the...
  10. Mopar / FCA News
    According to today’s Automotive News , Maserati is slowing the pace of new launches, and possibly changing plans. The Alfieri two-seater concept car is already overdue by a year; the coupe should have been here in 2016, the convertible in 2017. The industry weekly claims that the Alfieri...
  11. Mopar / FCA News
    Back in April 2017, Larry Vellequette wrote in Automotive News that the Walter P. Chrysler Museum would be used as the American headquarters for Maserati and Alfa Romeo. A few weeks ago, we reported that the move had happened; now, we can show what it looks like, at least from the outside.
  12. Mopar / FCA News
    Bloomberg’s Tommaso Ebhardt wrote about a possible spinoff of Alfa Romeo and Maserati, the premium Italian brands currently owned by FCA, as well as FCA’s parts groups (Comau, Magneti Marelli, and Teksid). While most rumors and “leaks” recently have claimed that FCA would sell off the...
  13. Mopar / FCA News
    Alfa Romeo has launched its full American lineup of Stelvio crossovers , moving beyond the top Quadrifoglio. The Stelvio and Stelvio Ti use an  aluminum 2-liter direct injection turbo four cylinder, from the corporate GME family that will also yield the Hurricane four-cylinder . In the Stelvio...
  14. Mopar / FCA News
    On the heels of a successful ad blitz during the Super Bowl, Alfa Romeo is poised for growth in fresh markets.  Giulias are now available at “Studios” in most US metro areas, and inventory is growing. Starting at $37,995, the Giulia is a more powerful and better-equipped alternative to the...
  15. Mopar / FCA News
    FCA put three ads into the Super Bowl this year — one 60-second spot, two 30-second spots — and every one was about Alfa Romeo. The company pushed the history of the company, its Italian base, and the sportiness of the new Giulia, which has just started to arrive on American shores. Past...
  16. Mopar / FCA News
    Today, Alfa Romeo announced their US pricing for the Giulia, their first new car in North America aside from the limited-production 4C. There’s some potential for competition with Dodge and Chrysler: the base four-cylinder Giulia starts at $37,995 (C$48,995 in Canada).  Just $2,000 more — in the...
  17. Mopar / FCA News
    The new “Giorgio” platform/architecture underpinning the Alfa Romeo Giulia and Stelvio leads to a few question, especially after FCA’s Reid Bigland said that Dodge might eventually get a crack at it. The first question is, where did the Giorgio setup come from? The consensus of Allpar...
  18. Mopar / FCA News
    The Alfa Romeo Giulia, the first car on a new platform and architecture that will also be used by Dodge, has now established itself as the world’s fastest four-door sedan on the Nürburgring circuit, with a record track time of 7:32. The car had previously run on the Nürburgring track, with a...
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