Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCA) is facing the year 2017 as the of his resurrection. Alfa Romeo begins a new journey with two models that have allow you to earn some money and Fiat will have some movement with their models. In Europe will close this circle perfect Jeep and the launch of the Compass and the update of the Grand Cherokee. However in the United States them things even are something revolts and to avoid that is les go of them hands already are working to destajo.
As it announced the italo American Assembly plantgroup, which is dedicated to assembling trucks from Dodge, located in Warren (Macomb County in the State of Michigan) extra for additional investment to move part of the production of RAM which is manufactured in Mexico. This investment is not the only one that will be FCA in United States since have also announced changes at other factories of the group.
Without moving us from Warren, as well as increasing its production of RAM trucks, also will have two new models of Jeep. The Group wants to manufacture the Jeep Wagoneer and Grand Wagoneerin their production lines. The idea may seem far-fetched, but taking into account the size that they will have both vehicles and platforms that have use all are a derivation logistics is well structured and allows to reduce transport costs.
Other plants that will move will be which are in the city of Toledo in Ohio , which will join the new generation of the Jeep Wrangler. This will convert existing production lines that currently give life to the Jeep Cherokee and Wrangler of the current generation into one that will produce the next iteration of the flagship model of Jeep.
All these investments represent an economic outlay of about $ 1 billion and as reported by the firm should be running in the framework of the year 2020. Also, allow the creation of some 2000 jobs of work new between both plants. We hope that FCA may reorganize its operations to improve their sales and profitability and the move leaves them well.
Source – Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCA)