Fiat says 2012 car mkt calls for strategy rethink


MILAN, Jan 31 (Reuters) - Fiat Chairman John Elkann said on Tuesday shrinking European 2012 car sales "requires us to rethink" Fiat's strategy on how to move forward. According to a copy of a speech made Tuesday at the College des Ingenieurs in Munich, Elkann said the current crisis is "even bigger" than the one in 2008 that lead to Fiat's partnership with U.S. automaker Chrysler. "And when things were finally stabilizing, in 2011 along came another even bigger crisis with the European ...

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