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  • Attention nerds: Chrysler announces bug bounty program

    Attention nerds: Chrysler announces bug bounty program

    If you like poking, prodding, and proving big corporations wrong, has FCA US got a challenge for you. FCA US is the umbrella company for Fiat, Chrysler, Jeep, Dodge, and Ram, and it wants you to find potential vulnerabilities in their vehicles’ cybersecurity systems. And they’ll give you money for it. FCA US put its bounty program up on Bugcrowd, a community of cybersecurity… Read More

  • Uber and Fiat are in discussions to form a self-driving car partnership

    Uber and Fiat are in discussions to form a self-driving car partnership

    Uber and Fiat Chrysler are in talks about a partnership involving self-driving car technology, according to several reports. Bloomberg first published earlier today about a possible deal between the two companies, confirmed by Wall Street Journal sources. According to a person familiar with the matter, the discussions are in the very early stage and Uber is in conversation with a number of… Read More

  • All-electric Fiat 500EV to hit U.S. in 2012

    Chrysler first showed this baby off at the Detroit Auto Show this year. Today, we received word that an all-electric version of the Fiat 500 platform should be available in only a couple years. How exciting! Read More

  • Screw the Smart Car: The Polish Fiat 126p aka Maluch is 35 years old


    Rush hour, Warsaw I’m in Warsaw right now with the fam and I just discovered that the original smart city car, the Fiat 126p or Maluch (“Little One” or “Little Kid”) is 35 years old. The first ones were introduced in 1972 but they took off in Poland in 1973. These amazingly tiny cars – manufactured until 2000 – weren’t just city scramblers. Read More