Fiat Auto: more time to turn the corner

December 2003
MarketWatch: Global Round-up;December 2003, Vol. 2 Issue 12, p17
Market Research Report
Reports that the automobile industry Fiat Auto and General Motors (GM) have delayed the Fiat Auto sale option. Stake of GM in Fiat Auto; Reason for the postponement; Launch of the Idea model of Fiat.


Related Articles

  • Fiat, GM approve first joint platform. Ciferri, Luca // Automotive News Europe;02/26/2001, Vol. 6 Issue 5, p1 

    Reports that Fiat Auto and General Motors have approved their first common platform that will be used mainly for Alfa Romeros, Lancias, Saabs and Cadillacs automobiles. Architecture of the platform; Team leader for the platform.

  • GM prepares to save Fiat. Ostle, Dorothee; Guilford, Dave // Automotive News;6/3/2002, Vol. 76 Issue 5985, p1 

    Reports the plan of General Motors (GM) to save Fiat Auto from its financial problem. Strategy of GM executive John Devine in saving Fiat; Need of purchasing the assets of Fiat; Effect of the issue on the production of vehicles. INSET: Combination of GM, Fiat and Daewoo could top Volkswagen in....

  • Fiat, GM want to avoid a fight. Ciferri, Luca // Automotive News Europe;9/20/2004, Vol. 9 Issue 18, p3 

    Reports that General Motors (GM) and Fiat executives will meet in Paris, France to discuss the future ownership of Fiat Auto to avoid court battle over the issue. Issues arising from the legality of the ownership for the remaining share of Fiat Auto; Potential impact of legal actions on both...

  • Fiat, GM renegotiate terms of put option. Ciferri, Luca // Automotive News Europe;2/10/2003, Vol. 8 Issue 3, p3 

    Reports that automakers Fiat and General Motors (GM) have begun renegotiating the put option that gives Fiat the right to sell its remaining stake in Fiat Auto to GM. Negotiations on the plan for recapitalizing Fiat Auto; Details of the Fiat Auto restructuring plan; Amount of the...

  • GM / Fiat: bigger fish to fry.  // MarketWatch: Automotive;Apr2005, Vol. 4 Issue 4, p6 

    The article reports on the agreement of General Motors (GM) Corp. to pay 2 billion dollars to Fiat Auto to avoid compulsory acquisition of the automobile firm. Previously, GM was reluctant to continue the purchase of a losing automobile division of Fiat. Although both companies have resolved...

  • Fiat would be risky purchase for GM, analysts say. Guilford, Dave // Automotive News;6/3/2002, Vol. 76 Issue 5985, p34 

    Reports the view of financial analysts on the plan of General Motors (GM) to buy Fiat Auto S.p.A. Total business loss of Fiat; Status on the joint ventures between GM and Fiat; Plan of the companies to work on luxury car and subcompact car platforms.

  • Fiat Auto sets '07 target for first profit. Ciferri, Luca // Automotive News;6/30/2003, Vol. 77 Issue 6046, p8 

    Fiat Auto SpA said it will introduce a wide range of new models, including a microcar for city use, to help restore profits. Fiat Group chief executive officer Giuseppe Morchio said that General Motors Corp. (GM), which owns 20 percent of Fiat Auto, has 18 months to decide if it wants to...

  • Turin will host GM's diesel center. Ciferri, Luca // Automotive News Europe;3/7/2005, Vol. 10 Issue 5, p9 

    Reports that General Motors (GM) has decided to concentrate its diesel engineering activities in Turin, Italy. Terms of agreement that ended the GM-Fiat Auto alliance; Amount paid by GM to Fiat; List of GM and Fiat models that share diesel engines.

  • Fiat turnaround is a template for Ford. Lapham, Edward // Automotive News Europe;6/25/2007, Vol. 12 Issue 13, p36 

    The author talks about the turnaround of the performance of Italian automaker Fiat Auto. According to him, Fiat, which seemed on the verge of death several years ago, has bounced back. He claims that after it was cut loose by General Motors, Fiat has been profitable. He acknowledges the...


Read the Article


Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics