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In-car karaoke and an infrastructure crisis - OATS' EV round-up

As a Chinese manufacturer adds built-in karaoke and a passenger selfi-camera to its latest vehicle, the challenge of building infrastructure become ever more serious. Europe battles an EV sales challenge and Fiat -Chrysler buys a share of Tesla's emissions allowance.

Tags: China, CO2 emissions, electric vehicles, Europe, Fiat, OEM Equipment, Tesla

26th April, 2019        

Fiat Chrysler goes online to boost Canada sales

Fiat Chrysler is the first OEM auto manufacturer to provide an online retailing solution in Canada after revealing a record start to the sales year.

Tags: Canada, Chrysler, Fiat, Internet marketing, N America

11th July, 2017        

Fiat Chrysler agrees record penalties over recalls

Fiat Chrysler is likely to face a $105m civil penalty over US safety recalls.

Tags: automotive industry, Chrysler, Fiat, N America, OEM and automotive

6th August, 2015        

Consumer group says EU must change fuel consumption tests

Class actions have been launched against Fiat and Volkswagen fuel consumption tests by European consumer group, BEUC.

Tags: automotive industry, Europe, Fiat, Lubes tech, Volkswagen

25th March, 2015        

Car plus fashion = failure for Italian automaker

Fiat's tie-up with Gucci has failed to impress Chinese consumers.

Tags: automotive industry, China, Europe, Fiat, OEM and automotive, OEM Equipment

20th June, 2013        

Fiat JV relaunches auto output in China

Third time lucky hope for Fiat production in the world's largest auto market.

Tags: automotive industry, China, Corporate News, Fiat, OEM and automotive

21st July, 2012        

Global automakers hopeful for Chinese JVs

Fiat-Chrysler and Volvo seek Chinese partners despite policy limitations

Tags: automotive industry, China, Chrysler, Corporate News, Fiat, OEM and automotive, Volvo

28th March, 2012        

Increased Euro costs of efficient cars unfounded

A new report shows new European cars are more economical and cheaper to buy.

Tags: automotive industry, Environment and Regulatory watch, Europe, Fiat, Toyota, Volvo

27th October, 2011        

Innovation & Environment News - Bulletin 112 (Apr 10)

European desire for small cars reduces emissions; self-healing starfish could prolong oil life; Indian collaboration on biofuels; 'lip gloss' for high speed trains; and Tedd Biddle gains Excellence honour.

Tags: Asia, Europe, Ferrari, Fiat, Indian OIl Corp, Lubrizol, NTPC, Porsche

20th April, 2010        

Corporate News - Bulletin 103 (Jun 09)

The Fiat, Chrysler, GM, Magna loop is finally closed; Shell undergoes a major restructure; Chevron and ExxonMobil have a busy month and there is plenty of activity in Malaysia.

Tags: automotive industry, Chevron, ExxonMobil, Fiat, GM, magna, Shell

7th June, 2009        


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