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We drove a stunning $160,000 Maserati convertible with a Ferrari engine to see if it’s worth the money — here’s the verdict

The Maserati GranTurismo Convertible Sport, sold as the GranCabrio in some markets, starts at $150,380. Our test car's upgraded interior pushed the as-test price to $158,965. The GranTurismo is powered by a 454 horsepower, Ferrari-built V8 engine.
Ford Motor Company CEO Alan Mulally, Chrysler CEO Robert Nardelli and GM CEO G. Richard Wagoner, Jr. testify during a Senate Banking, Housing and Urban Affairs Committee hearing on Capitol Hill November 18, 2008 in Washington, DC.

GM, Ford, and Chrysler almost died a decade ago during the financial crisis — here’s how the auto giants have changed since

The US auto industry almost died a decade ago amidst the worst financial crises since the Great Depression, Each of the "Big Three" automakers — Ford, GM, and Chrysler — took their individual path to recovery.

The 11 best-selling pickup trucks in America so far this year

Kelley Blue Blue released the data for the best-selling pick-up trucks in America in 2018. More than 1.4 million pick-up trucks have been sold so far this year and the top-3 best-selling trucks in 2018 are the Ford F-Series, Chevrolet Silverado, and Ram Pickup.

Former Fiat Chrysler CEO Sergio Marchionne had reportedly been undergoing treatment for an illness a year before his death

The Wall Street Journal reported a statement from University Hospital Zurich saying that former FCA and Ferrari CEO Sergio Marchionne had been undergoing treatment before passing away on Wednesday. FCA issued a statement saying that it was unaware of the seriousness of Marchionne's illness.
Trump has three months to make this deal.

Trump has 3 months to avoid sending the auto industry into a downturn

The auto industry has been predicting a downturn, but GM, Ford, and FCA might have sent a unified signal to Trump that if changes aren't made fast, the slide could arrive ahead of schedule. The big three all lowered 2018 profit forecasts.
President Donald Trump speaks following a meeting on infrastructure at Trump Tower, August 15, 2017 in New York City.

It didn’t take long for Trump’s tariffs to become a headache for the auto industry

Both GM and FCA stock took losses in the markets after reporting second-quarter earnings. The CFOs of both automakers addressed higher steel costs due to Trump's tariffs. GM and FCA cut full-year profit guidance.

Fiat Chrysler shares plunge 11% after auto giant cuts 2018 guidance — hours after death of former CEO

Fiat Chrysler said that it expects net revenues of between €115 billion and €118 billion in 2018, down from the previous forecast of €125 billion.
Former FCA and Ferrari CEO Sergio Marchionne.

Former Fiat Chrysler and Ferrari CEO Sergio Marchionne, a legend of the modern auto industry, has died at 66 after shoulder surgery

Former FCA and Ferrari CEO Sergio Marchionne has died at 66. He had reportedly been in a coma in intensive care in a Zurich hospital after complications from surgery. Marchionne was an auto-industry legend, leading a turnaround at Fiat and taking Chrysler from bankruptcy to renewed prosperity.
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Ford, GM, and Fiat Chrysler are about to report earnings — here’s what to expect

The Detroit big three are expected to report solid revenues and profits — although GM and Ford could see declines from the second-quarter of 2017. FCA will have new CEO Mike Manley overseeing earnings after Sergio Marchionne fell ill.
FCA CEO Sergio Marchionne.

Fiat Chrysler CEO Marchionne is reportedly in intensive care in a Swiss hospital

An Italian media outlet has reported Sergio Marchionne has been admitted to intensive care at a hospital in Switzerland. Marchionne, 66, fell ill after shoulder surgery and was replaced over the weekend as CEO of FCA and also Ferrari.