Fiat Professional Vehicle “Fiat Ducato” to be Unveiled for First Time in Japan
FCA Japan Ltd. (Head Office: Minato-ku, Tokyo, President & CEO: Pontus Häggström) will unveil the “Fiat Ducato Van”, a van version of the “Fiat Ducato” expanded by the company’s Fiat professional vehicle brand, for the first time in Japan at the “Japan Camping Car Show 2017” (http://www.campingcarshow.net/) to be held February 2 (Thursday) ~ 5 (Sunday), 2017. The exhibit will be FCA Japan’s first exhibit ever at the show.
2016 Sales Volume Exceeds 20,000 Units for First Time
FCA Japan Ltd. (Head Office: Minato-ku, Tokyo, President & CEO: Pontus Häggström) has recorded all-time highs in 2016 of the company’s Fiat, Jeep®, and Abarth brands with the number of new domestic vehicle registrations totaling 6,717 for Fiat (6,032 in 2015), 9,388 for Jeep (7,129 in 2015), and 2,240 for Abarth (1,472 in 2015). In addition, FCA Japan sold over 20,000 vehicles during the calendar year, a first for the company.
Abarth 124 spider Named a “10 Best Car” for the
“Car of the Year Japan Award”, a First for the Abarth Brand
Abarth 124 spider, which FCA Japan Ltd. began selling on October 8 of this year, was named a “10 Best Car” for the “2016-2017 Car of the Year Japan (hereinafter, COTY) Award”, which is awarded to passenger vehicles selected as the best cars of the entire year released in Japan. The award is a first for the Abarth brand.
FCA Japan to build Alfa Romeo dedicated authorized dealer network in Japan
FCA Japan Ltd. is commencing establishment of its authorized dealer network for the Alfa Romeo brand. From 2017 the company will use dedicated dealers, and by signing contracts with new dealers in addition to its existing authorized dealers, plans to expand the network to 60 dealerships around Japan by 2018. All dealer outlet names will also change to the format “Alfa Romeo (+Place Name)”.
Grand Opening of Jeep Fukuoka Nishi,
First Dealership to Adopt New Jeep Corporate Identity
Checker Motors, an official dealer of FCA Japan, will launch the grand opening of Jeep Fukuoka Nishi, on October 8, 2016.