Sergio Marchionne, the fixer who plucked Chrysler from the ashes of bankruptcy in 2009 and hitched it to Fiat to create a money-making global automaker, has died, according to a statement from Fiat Chrysler Chairman John Elkann.
New technologies for autonomous, connected and electrified vehicles dominated the 2018 Automotive News PACE Awards as Valeo, Robert Bosch and Continental were among the suppliers recognized for moving the industry forward.
Nissan tapped Denis Le Vot of Renault to serve as chairman of Nissan North America. He will succeed Jose Munoz as Nissan's top North American leader. Le Vot will report to Munoz, who also serves as Nissan's global chief performance officer.