Tag Archives: Fiat India

Maruti Suzuki inks new pact with Fiat for diesel engines

We followed the Suzuki-VW relationship quite closely right from its inception as we expected great things out of it. However, things did not go as we would have hoped. If you have been following the auto industry with a keen eye, you are well aware

Marchionne not happy with Tata-Fiat JV

Recently we brought you a story on how the Tata-Fiat JV is in turmoil. Now Fiat’s big boss has spoken the harsh words. Sergio Marchionne, Fiat CEO has told the WallStreet journal that he is unhappy with the Tata-Fiat joint venture and has plans to take

Turmoil in Tata-Fiat JV?

We all are aware of that the Tata-Fiat JV has received constant flak from the customers. But now even the top management is criticizing the working of the partnership. Bloomberg reported that Carl-Peter Forster, CEO and managing director of Tata Motors

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No, we don’t have plans to open any exclusive showrooms. We already have done 175 dealerships with Tata Motors, I don’t think there is a need to expand at this point. Fiat India's CEO Rajeev Kapoor replies to Motoroids' Amit Chhangani when he

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We are adding another high-end variant of Linea later this year, over and above the high-powered diesel variant of the Grande Punto launched recently Mr.Rajeev Kapoor, CEO of Fiat India speaking to Business Standard about model plans for 2010.

2010 Fiat Uno caught testing in Brazil

You might be aware that Fiat is currently working on Project 327, which will be the next generation Fiat Uno, due to be out in 2010 or 2011. After the two Fiat Uno renderings featured, these spyshots here, have lots more to say. The heavily camouflaged

Fiat might show Chrysler the route to India

Ailing American car major Chrysler is hoping to ride into the Indian market using its Fiat deal, which it says would offer opportunities to establish the Chrysler range, particularly the Jeep brand. This is nothing new, as Chrysler spoke of similar plans

Fiat India’s next moves- Cars and Glamour plentiful

Fiat Linea - A car that had been launched internationally two years back has finally hit the Indian market and Fiat seems to be banking on Linea sales for a complete image transformation. But when are the other Fiat models joining the troop? Does the

Fiat Linea Commences Production For December Launch

Linea is a C plus segment sedan, was launched internationally in May 2007 in Istanbul, after which it met with great success in all markets worldwide. An elegantly functional car, with a strong Italian imprint, it will be equipped with features found

Fiat’s Ranjangaon plant to Start exporting Engines

Fiat’s Ranjangaon (Pune) plant with the capacity to produce 3.33 lakh engines a year, can produce a much larger volume of engines than the company and its joint venture partner Tata Motors would need in the near future. The company has decided to utilise