- May 14, 2006
Fiat 500 to be built in Poland
Fiat's new 500 will speak with a Polish accent. The automaker announced Thursday that production of the supermini will begin in July of next year at the company's Tychy facility. This, from Fiat Chief Executive Officer Sergio Marchionne, who confirmed the car's production plans while visiting a plant in Italy.
The plant will churn out 120,000 500s and 120,000 Ford Kas each year over ten years.
[Source: People's Daily Online]