Fiat is a historic Italian brand of automobiles under which vehicles sold since 1899, origin of the largest Italian industrial group Fiat SpA Its main markets are Europe , Latin America and Asia , with strong sales in Brazil and Italy . Its production is over two million units annually.
Under the Fiat brand sold only passenger cars, with Fiat Professional in charge of marketing light commercial vehicles. Both brands are Fiat Group Automobiles – with Lancia , Abarth and Alfa Romeo – which along with Chrysler Group, Ferrari and Maserati are the automotive divisions of Fiat SpA
In 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011 and 2012, and with interactive actions to fuel savings and reduced emissions as Ecoville , has been honored as the manufacturer with less polluting emissions in Europe.
Since the eighties, European brand models are reaching the bottom of the ranking in terms of reliability, according to statistical studies published by German organizations such as ADAC club or DEKRA institute. This situation has recently invested in the models studied, Fiat obtaining more satisfactory results than the average of its competitors in each segment compared.