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Test Drives2017 Fiat 124 Spider: the Brand’s Supermodel
Fiat’s sales numbers in Canada and in the U.S. speak for themselves. Consumers went all crazy with the cheeky 500 hatchback when it launched here in 2011, but since then, traffic in Fiat dealerships—er, Fiat Studios—hasn’t been fantastic. In fact, sales in Canada have nosedived by 57% in 2016 compared …
Test Drives2016 Fiat 500X: Priced Out of Contention
With a rather small product lineup in North America, Fiat needed a winner. A bread-and-butter model that would bring in some much-need traffic on its showroom floors. The 500X crossover was to be that model. After all, chic compact SUVs are extremely popular right now, so it was written in …
Special Events2017 Canadian Car of the Year Awards: the Sports/Performance Car Category
This week, the Automobile Journalists Association of Canada’s 2017 CCOTY testing is in full swing at the Canadian Tire Motorsport Park in Clarington, Ontario. Among the eight vehicle categories this year is the Best New Sports/Performance Car Category that rounds up—as its name suggests—performance-oriented models sold by mainstream brands. This …
First Drives2017 Fiat 124 Spider: A Masterstroke
In the long, complex history of Fiat, the 124 Spider roadster has played a significant role. A global success and one of the brand’s all-time bestsellers in North America, this vehicle put the Italian manufacturer on the map as a maker of legitimate sports cars. And that is why word …

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BuzzA Bunch of Still-new Cars Come out of 30-year Confinement
As reported yesterday, car sales are freefalling due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Dealer lots and showrooms are eerily quiet, and things might not get back to normal until a few more months. But that’s nothing compared to what happened to a bunch of Italian and French cars down in Argentina.
NewsCOVID-19: Three FCA Employees Die and Thousands More are Laid Off
Two Fiat Chrysler Automobiles employees diagnosed with the COVID-19 have died this week, marking a sad first for an automaker in North America. Automotive News initially reported the news after receiving information from the United Auto Workers on Tuesday. The identity of the two employees has not been disclosed. Yesterday, …
News2020 Fiat 500X Lineup Bolstered with a New Sport Model
The Fiat 500 may be on its way out of North America , but FCA is not done yet with the 500X sub-compact crossover. Following the addition of a 1.3-litre turbo engine and other features for 2019, plus a lifestyle-oriented Urbana Edition earlier this year, the company is announcing a …
NewsFiat Chrysler and PSA Agree on a 50/50 Merger
This is a loosely adapted translation of the original AFP story PSA and Fiat-Chrysler have officially and unanimously agreed to a merger of equals in a deal that includes no job losses or plant closures. The PSA and FCA boards have given the mandate to their respective teams to finalize …
NewsFiat 500 to be Axed from North American Lineup
FCA has announced that the Fiat brand will stop selling the current-generation 500 in all of North America starting in 2020. Executives at the company say that the remaining stocks will allow the model to continue until the middle of next year approximately. The Fiat 500e, which is an electric …
NewsFiat 124 Spider May Not Get a Second Life
The future looks bleak for the Fiat 124 Spider . Speaking with British magazine Autocar , Fiat CEO Olivier François hinted that a new generation of the Italian roadster is unlikely at this point. In this niche segment, he said, the 124 Spider is only profitable due to Fiat's partnership …
News73 Vintage Cars Going on Sale Today for $325 Each
Ever dreamed of buying a rusty old car and restoring it until it looks all shiny and marvellous? What about a few dozen of them? If you can fly to Aspen, Colorado right now, you should stop by a little repair shop called Aspen Import Auto, which is holding a …
New ModelsNew Fiat 500X Urbana Edition Adds a Little More Style
For those who want to stand out further in their Fiat 500X , FCA has just introduced a new Urbana Edition for 2019. Based on the 500X Trekking model, this version of the sub-compact crossover sports Miron black-painted mirror caps, door handles, taillamp surrounds, liftgate bezel, fascias and sill mouldings …

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2017 Fiat 124 Spider Revealed in L.A.
2017 Fiat 124 Spider Revealed in L.A. Yet another classic nameplate has been revived, and this time, it’s on a new roadster that will turn up in Fiat studios in the summer of 2016. More on http://www.guideautoweb.com/en/articles/36189/ …
Video Reviews
2015 Fiat 500L
With the 500L, Fiat tried to take the styling cues that made its 500 such a success, and adapt them to a car that can fit 5 peoples and their luggage. The result might not be everybody's cup of tea, but it has the merit of being different. More on …