Fiat released that will begin with the production of two new crossovers in Fiat factory Italia - Melfiu (Fiat invested one billion euros), the factory will produce a basic model Jeep and Fiat upcoming 500X. Both vehicles will use the newly developed, so called "Small Wide" platform and all-wheel drive.
Jeep crossover will launch the first, and will be sold in most world markets. And then Fiat will premier launch 500X, they also plan produce two additional models, right now they are unknown models, there will be a replacement for the Punto. Rumors says that will be luxury model designed for rich clientele.
That is not all, Melfi factory is planned to manufacture nine new Alfa's and six Maserati's by 2016. In total there are 19 'made-in-Italy' new models. They expects production of 1600 units onda daily basis.