Fiat http://wardsauto.com/taxonomy/term/53581/more en 2015 Ward's 10 Best Interiors Nominee: Ram Promaster City Wagon http://wardsauto.com/wards-10-best-interiors/2015-wards-10-best-interiors-nominee-ram-promaster-city-wagon <div class="node-body gallery-body">No question, Ram's Promaster City Wagon, hailing from Europe as part of the Fiat linkup, is a compact cargo van in a growing segment. But this vehicle offers second-row seating for three occupants, making it a viable alternative for small-business owners who occasionally need to cart around the kids. Base price of $24,130 makes it compelling.</div> <div class="field-interstitial-ads-frequency"> <span>Interstitial Ads Frequency:&nbsp;</span> -1 </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/wards-10-best-interiors/2015-wards-10-best-interiors-nominee-ram-promaster-city-wagon" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/wards-10-best-interiors/2015-wards-10-best-interiors-nominee-ram-promaster-city-wagon#comments Public Auto Makers Dealers Vehicles & Technology Ward's 10 Best Interiors North America Europe - Regional North America - Regional U.S. Italy Fiat Ram Human Machine Interfaces (HMI) Instrument Panel Interior Product Development Seats Fri, 20 Mar 2015 09:00:00 +0000 1239291 at http://wardsauto.com Paying to Fill the Potholes on the Oregon Trail http://wardsauto.com/blog/paying-fill-potholes-oregon-trail <div class="node-body blog-body">“The state is worried that with cars getting better and better mileage, it’ll collect less in fuel taxes to take care of the roads and bridges,” Nance tells husband Peter as she explains Oregon’s pay-per-mile road-funding scheme. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/final-inspection">Final Inspection</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/blog/paying-fill-potholes-oregon-trail" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/blog/paying-fill-potholes-oregon-trail#comments Blog Auto Makers Politics Vehicles & Technology North America U.S. Fiat Nissan Politics Electric Vehicles Fuel Economy Hybrid Vehicles Final Inspection Thu, 19 Mar 2015 14:00:00 +0000 1244691 at http://wardsauto.com Fiat Unwraps Doblo Trekking at Geneva Auto Show http://wardsauto.com/auto-makers/fiat-unwraps-doblo-trekking-geneva-auto-show <div class="field-deck"> 2015 Geneva Auto Show </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The Fiat Doblo Trekking passenger van receives new front and rear bumpers and a raised chassis with an under-engine guard.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/auto-makers/fiat-unwraps-doblo-trekking-geneva-auto-show" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/auto-makers/fiat-unwraps-doblo-trekking-geneva-auto-show#comments Public Auto Makers Europe Vehicles & Technology Europe - Regional Fiat 2015 Geneva Auto Show Diesel Exterior Gasoline Information & Entertainment Interior Turbocharger Wed, 04 Mar 2015 21:05:00 +0000 1237321 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>Fiat Doblo Trekking features new traction-control system.&nbsp;</strong></p> Parasacco Named to Lead Revived Fiat Spain, Portugal http://wardsauto.com/europe/parasacco-named-lead-revived-fiat-spain-portugal <div class="node-body article-body">Sales jumped 30.4% from 2012 to 2014 under Luca Napolitano as the Fiat subsidiary’s Fiat, Fiat Professional, Lancia, Jeep and Alfa Romeo brands registered more than 36,000 units and outperformed the market an average 12%.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/europe/parasacco-named-lead-revived-fiat-spain-portugal" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/europe/parasacco-named-lead-revived-fiat-spain-portugal#comments Premium Auto Makers Management & Strategy Dealers Sales & Marketing Europe Portugal Spain Alfa Romeo Fiat Iveco Jeep Lancia Fiat-Chrysler: What's Next Information Technology Labor & Human Resources Sales Results Tue, 03 Mar 2015 18:27:00 +0000 1235821 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>Fiat Spain Portugal CEO Napolitano <em>(right)</em> introduces successor Parasacco.</strong></p> FCA Design Chief: Renegade, 500X Styles Go Own Ways http://wardsauto.com/europe/fca-design-chief-renegade-500x-styles-go-own-ways <div class="node-body article-body">“Today the worst choice, when it comes to decide on a product strategy, is to not choose – banking on something very generic in order to appeal to everyone,” Lorenzo Ramaciotti says.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/europe/fca-design-chief-renegade-500x-styles-go-own-ways" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/europe/fca-design-chief-renegade-500x-styles-go-own-ways#comments Premium Auto Makers Management & Strategy Sales & Marketing Europe Vehicles & Technology North America South America Brazil U.S. Italy Fiat Jeep Sales & Marketing Design Fiat-Chrysler: What's Next Globalization Product Development Tue, 03 Mar 2015 11:02:00 +0000 1234021 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>Ramaciotti seeks to stir car buyers&rsquo; emotions.</strong></p> Automated Manual Transmission in High Gear in India http://wardsauto.com/asia-pacific/automated-manual-transmission-high-gear-india <div class="node-body article-body">Magneti Marelli executive Saju Mookken says it took him three years to persuade Maruti Suzuki to offer AMT, and now he is unable to meet the demand.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/asia-pacific/automated-manual-transmission-high-gear-india" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/asia-pacific/automated-manual-transmission-high-gear-india#comments Premium Auto Makers Suppliers Asia Pacific Vehicles & Technology India Bosch Fiat Mahindra & Mahindra Maruti Nissan Tata Automated Manual Mon, 23 Feb 2015 11:19:00 +0000 1228241 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>AMT-equipped &rsquo;15 Celerio India&rsquo;s top-selling all-new car.</strong></p> B-Segment CUVs http://wardsauto.com/auto-makers/b-segment-cuvs <div class="node-body gallery-body">B-segment CUV sales in the U.S. are expected to jump to 627,559 this year, representing a 3.0% slice of the market.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/auto-makers/b-segment-cuvs" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/auto-makers/b-segment-cuvs#comments Public Auto Makers Management & Strategy Sales & Marketing Vehicles & Technology North America U.S. Fiat Honda Jeep Kia Mazda Nissan Future Products Product Development Sales Results Thu, 19 Feb 2015 11:47:00 +0000 1228091 at http://wardsauto.com Ford, FCA Join 2015 U.K. Fleet Show Lineup http://wardsauto.com/europe/ford-fca-join-2015-uk-fleet-show-lineup <div class="node-body article-body">“We have sought to strike a balance between interactive fleet education, test driving and a contemporary fleet exhibition which features some of the latest developments, products and services in the fleet arena,” organizer Jerry Ramsdale says.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/europe/ford-fca-join-2015-uk-fleet-show-lineup" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/europe/ford-fca-join-2015-uk-fleet-show-lineup#comments Premium Auto Makers Management & Strategy Sales & Marketing Suppliers Europe Vehicles & Technology United Kingdom Chrysler Fiat Ford Management & Strategy Sales & Marketing Advertising Electric Vehicles Hybrid Vehicles Tue, 10 Feb 2015 10:22:00 +0000 1219131 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>Show visitors can take spin on Silverstone Grand Prix track.</strong></p> Ferrari Breaks Cover Early on 488 GTB Mid-Engine V-8 http://wardsauto.com/vehicles-technology/ferrari-breaks-cover-early-488-gtb-mid-engine-v-8 <div class="field-deck"> 2015 Geneva Auto Show </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The supercar this year will replace the Ferrari 458 Italia and continues a tradition that originated in 1975 with the Ferrari 308 GTB, the automaker’s first mid-engine V-8.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/vehicles-technology/ferrari-breaks-cover-early-488-gtb-mid-engine-v-8" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/vehicles-technology/ferrari-breaks-cover-early-488-gtb-mid-engine-v-8#comments Public Auto Makers Management & Strategy Europe Vehicles & Technology Italy Switzerland Ferrari 2015 Geneva Auto Show Aerodynamics Exterior Fiat-Chrysler: What's Next Gasoline Interior Product Development Turbocharger Fri, 06 Feb 2015 11:03:00 +0000 1217791 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>Stylists integrate aerodynamics into sculpted look.</strong></p> 2015 Ferrari 488 GTB http://wardsauto.com/vehicles-technology/2015-ferrari-488-gtb <div class="node-body gallery-body">Ferrari releases images of the all-new supercar a month before its unveiling at the Geneva auto show in early March. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/vehicles-technology/2015-ferrari-488-gtb" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/vehicles-technology/2015-ferrari-488-gtb#comments Public Auto Makers Management & Strategy Europe Vehicles & Technology Italy Switzerland Ferrari Aerodynamics Exterior Fiat-Chrysler: What's Next Gasoline Interior Product Development Turbocharger Fri, 06 Feb 2015 11:02:00 +0000 1217841 at http://wardsauto.com