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Jeep and Mahindra back in court over copyright claim
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25th Jan 2020
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Jeep and Mahindra back in court over copyright claim

The US International Trade Commission has agreed to review a complaint lodged by the parent company of Jeep, Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCA), claiming the design of Wrangler look-a-like, the Mahindra Roxor, infringed on its "trade dress". Last year legal representatives for Jeep convinced an administrative law judge the Mahindra Roxor's round headlights and vertical grille slats (pictured above) could infringe on Jeep's design.
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Derek Fung
Baby Jeep due in 2022 – report
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21st Dec 2019
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Baby Jeep due in 2022 – report

If any vehicle from another brand could convincingly wear a Jeep badge, it’s the redesigned Suzuki Jimny. It’s no surprise, then, Jeep is developing an A-segment SUV to slot under its Renegade and rival the rugged yet characterful Suzuki. Auto Express reports the American brand is launching an “ultra compact” SUV in 2022.
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William Stopford
GM sues Fiat Chrysler for bribing labour union
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24th Nov 2019
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GM sues Fiat Chrysler for bribing labour union

General Motors (GM) has filed a lawsuit against Fiat Chrysler (FCA), claiming the rival's bribery of officials from the United Auto Workers (UAW) union caused it serious financial damage. GM alleges FCA instigated a “multi-year pattern of corruption” to “undermine the integrity of the collective bargaining process and cause GM substantial damages".
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Derek Fung
Alfa Romeo 4C axed - report
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8th Nov 2019
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Alfa Romeo 4C axed - report

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William Stopford
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8th Nov 2019
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Alfa Romeo 4C axed - report

Alfa Romeo 4C 2019
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William Stopford
Groupe PSA and FCA merger plan detailed
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31st Oct 2019
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Groupe PSA and FCA merger plan detailed

An advanced plan hatched between Groupe PSA (owner of the Peugeot, Citroen and Opel brands) and Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCA) to join forces would create the world's fourth largest global automotive OEM by scale. The proposed super-merger between the keen French and Italian-American giants, with a combined 410,000 direct employees, would create a new group half-owned by each party with equal board representation.
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Mike Costello
2016-20 Maserati Ghibli, Levante recalled
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25th Aug 2019
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2016-20 Maserati Ghibli, Levante recalled

Maserati Australia has issued a recall for the 2016 to 2020 model-year Ghibli sedan and Levante SUV over concerns models fitted with LED headlights could have faulty parts. The Italian marque reports "due to a factory fault, the full LED headlights setting may not be assembled correctly". Should the condition occur, "the full LED headlights setting may beam excessively high light towards oncoming vehicles, increasing the risk of an accident for oncoming vehicles".
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James Wong