20th September 2023

Fiat’s Mild-Hybrid 600 for ‘Slower Pace’ BEV Nations

Following hard-on-the-heels of Fiat’s all-electric 600e, the automaker has unveiled its more practical mild-hybrid powered option for most consumers with little or no access to charging infrastructure. The new...


18th September 2023

Fiat 600 Goes BEV for 2024

The Fiat 500’s big sister, the five door 600 goes electric as the 600e marks the brand’s return to the B-segment. It’s aiming to offer both city lovers and...


7th September 2023

Stellantis’s Big Bet on Ellesmere as its Only BEV Plant

Stellantis has chosen the under-threat UK Vauxhall Ellesmere Port plant to create its first global BEV-only factory. While many in the UK have lauded this as a major step...


1st June 2023

Fiat Rediscovers Cuteness with Topolino Micro BEV

Fiat is targeting the young and young-at-heart with a post-war Fiat 500 inspired city BEV hoping to advance its urban mobility ambitions. It has released the first image of...


23rd November 2022

Software is the Cost Effective Branding Tool, Stellantis

While BEV powertrains and increasingly modular vehicle production challenge the automaker’s ability to differentiate its products, software could hold the answer. That’s the opinion of Stellantis’s chief software officer,...


23rd November 2022

Abarth Unveils its First Performance BEV in Europe

Fiat’s sports sub-brand, Abarth, has unveiled its first BEV competitor, the Abarth 500e, aimed at the European market. Drawing from its Fiat cousin, the Fiat 500e, the car promises...


27th October 2022

Stellantis’s World First Mass Production Hydrogen Vehicle Plant

Stellantis is claiming to have opened the first mass production automotive plant able to mass produce hydrogen powered commercial vehicles. The factory in Hordain, France, will begin series production...


13th June 2022

Stellantis Claims On-The-Go Charging a Reality

Stellantis claims its ‘Scalextric’ on-the-go EV charging project has shown the system is a fully robust and practical solution after months of testing. As TU-Automotive reported in December, the...


7th June 2021

Fiat Hints at Future Eco Smart City Focus for Products

Automakers could be heading towards a deeper relationship with smart, clean cities of the future as a way of tailoring their products for the new realities. This was the...


16th July 2020

PSA and FCA Reach For the Stars in Merger

The much publicized merger of the Groupe Peugeot Société Anonyme (PSA Group) and Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCA) is looking to the stars in a bid to rival both automotive...


5th March 2020

Fiat’s Baby BEV Boasts Near 200 Mile Range

Fiat’s first BEV maybe its ‘baby’ urban wonder 500 model but it is still claiming a 199 mile range between full charges. The boast, based on the ‘real-world’ WLTP...


13th June 2019

Fiat Ducato Van Will Go Electric Next Year

Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCA) has announced an electric version of the Ducato van will be available in 2020, launching a pilot scheme with “major clients”. This follows announcements from...