Car executives are taking seriously the prospect of Apple and Google as direct competitors even as they consider partnering with the two. “If these t(...)

The Bentley EXP 10 Speed 6 Concept at the motor show in Geneva. Photograph:  Martial Trezzini/Keystone

If politicians are searching for signs of European economic recovery, they need look no further than the show floor at the Geneva motor show.Petrolhea(...)

Established car firms welcome talk of Apple and Google entering the car market. The firms are already working with car makers on in-car infotainment systems

Car executives are taking seriously the prospect that Apple and Google will emerge as competitors even as they consider partnering with the two. “If (...)

Lamborghini Aventador SV packs a 760hp punch.

If you had to pick a word to sum up this year’s Geneva motor show, I think it would be one-upmanship. Is that two words, technically? Perhaps it is, b(...)

Fiat is finally building up to an oft-delayed return to the mainstream European hatchback market with a Turkish-built replacement for the ageing Bravo(...)

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(...)

 Fiat-Chrysler  chief executive Sergio Marchionne attends a press conference in Maranello, Modena, Italy, yesterday. Photograph: Giorgio Benvenuti/EPA

Sergio Marchionne, chief executive of Fiat, will take over as chairman of Ferrari next month after the resignation of Luca Cordero di Montezemolo, the(...)

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(...)