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Fiat Chrysler and Renault face diesel emissions probes

The UK Department for Transport has asked for details of a US probe into Fiat Chrysler diesel emissions software as a matter of urgency. The car maker has been accused of not telling authorities about software that could allow excess diesel emissions. The US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) said 104,000 Jeep Grand Cherokees and Dodge Ram trucks were… Read More »

Fiat Chrysler ups the ante as automakers respond to Trump

Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCHA.MI) (FCAU.N) on Sunday said it will invest $1 billion to modernize two plants in the U.S. Midwest and create 2,000 jobs, upping the ante as automakers respond to threats from President-elect Donald Trump to slap new taxes on imported vehicles. FCA’s announcement that it would retool factories in Ohio and Michigan to build new… Read More »

Fiat Chrysler recalls 1.9 million vehicles over air bag defect

Car maker Fiat Chrysler is recalling 1.9 million vehicles over an air bag defect that may be linked to three deaths and five injuries. The defect may stop air bags deploying and seat belts tightening in a head-on crash. Certain Chrysler, Dodge, Jeep and Lancia vehicles from 2010 to 2014 are being recalled. There have been a number… Read More »