Could Fiat Build The Miata Coupe We've Always Wanted?

I'll warn you in advance that this post is fueled entirely by speculation, my own hopes and dreams, and possibly too much Jalopnik-brand Brefass Scotch-infused eggnog. But it's a follow-up to last week's news that Alfa Romeo is doing their own roadster while Fiat will do theirs with the 2016 Mazda Miata platform. » 12/23/14 8:00pm Tuesday 8:00pm

Alfa Romeo Is Doing Its Own Roadster Without Mazda: Report

It's been a while since we've heard anything about Fiat Chrysler's joint venture with Mazda for a new roadster based on the 2016 Miata. Now we have some surprising news, straight from Alfa Romeo's European boss. Alfa's Miata roadster is definitely dead, that project lives on at Fiat, but Alfa is making their own new… » 12/19/14 9:15am 12/19/14 9:15am

​The Fall of the House of Bertone

In August 1996, 82-year-old Nuccio Bertone came home from a holiday in the south of Italy feeling poorly. Six months later, on February 26, 1997, he was gone. The man who had transformed his father's unnotable coachbuilding shop into one of the world's most respected automotive design houses, with a factory in… » 10/31/14 3:13pm 10/31/14 3:13pm

Could Ferrari's Chief Quit Because He Hates Marchionne?

Fiat Chrysler CEO Sergio Marchionne and Ferrari Chairman Luca di Montezemolo don't just look like an old, bickering married couple in this AP photo: apparently they act that way too. And some say it may lead to Montezemolo leaving the brand he has led for 20 years, and not just over poor Formula One showings either. » 9/08/14 11:00pm 9/08/14 11:00pm