Irish customers concerned over the safety of their airbags are advised to contact their nearest franchised dealer

With rumours swirling of major auto industry executives looking themselves in a Detroit hotel room to thrash out details of how to deal with the ever-(...)

Best pick for executive car: BMW 5 Series

EXECUTIVE CARS Best in class: BMW 5 Series It’s another case here of rivals getting closer and closer to a BMW product but never quite(...)

The new Jeep Renegade is squat and stocky, but its interior is roomy enough for families

Owning an iconic brand must be very trying sometimes. If you dare to do anything new or different, a million people will take to the internet to co(...)

Ferrari’s days of feudal semi-autonomy will be over by next year, with Fiat Chrysler announcing it planned to spin off its supercar icon.
Ferrari on the block
  • Motors
  • October 29, 2014, 15:10

Ferrari’s days of feudal semi-autonomy will be over by next year, with Fiat Chrysler announcing it planned to spin off its supercar icon.FCA CEO Sergi(...)

Fiat Chrysler Automobiles shares opened at $9 in New York, up from a Friday close for the predecessor company Fiat of $8.70, and rose to as much as $9.55 in early trading. Photograph: Simon Dawson/Bloomberg

Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCA) made its Wall Street debut to great fanfare yesterday, shifting the carmaker’s centre of gravity from Italy and cappi(...)

In London, supermarket giant Tesco was back under pressure with a decline of nearly 3 per cent or 4.6p to 180.6p. Photograph: Rui Vieira/PA Wire.

European stocks were little changed today as investors signalled they are likely to hold fire until they see stronger signs of a recovery. Values slu(...)

Luca Cordero di Montezemolo at a press conference in Maranello, Modena, Italy, today. Montezemolo said he was resigning after 23 years at the helm, in a move that had widely been expected after his record was questioned by parent company Fiat-Chrysler. Photograph: EPA

At first glance, the resignation today of Ferrari chief executive Luca De Montezemolo, has a football-style, manager sacking look about it. You have b(...)

Ferrari’s chairman Luca di Montezemolo at the paddock during the third practice session at the Formula One circuit in Monza, Italy, 06 September 2014.  Di Montezemolo is to step down as chairman of the Formula 1 team. His departure follows a poor season on the track and disagreements with Sergio Marchionne, chief executive officer of parent company Fiat. Photograph: SRDJAN SUKI/EPA

Ferrari chairman Luca Cordero di Montezemolo has resigned after 23 years at the helm of the super-car maker because of a clash over strategy with Serg(...)

Citroen’s Divine DS should lead to a replacement for the current DS4.

With the French car industry undergoing something of a revival following its dark post-2008 years, it’s hardly surprising that the big three Gallic ca(...)

Fiat-Chrysler chief executive Sergio Marchionne: “The most likely date for the listing in the US is October 13th.” Photograph: Jeff Kowalsky/Bloomberg

Fiat-Chrysler aims to list shares in the newly merged carmaker in New York next month, chief executive Sergio Marchionne said, adding that a decision (...)