- Names and logos of constituent brands like Fiat, Jeep, Citroen, Peugeot to remain unaffected
- Merger proceedings to be completed by 2021
The company formed by the planned merger of the PSA Group and Fiat Chrysler Automobiles will be named Stellantis.
PSA Group and FCA agreed to a 50-50 merger last year that will create one of the world’s largest car groups, and the current aim is for the process to be completed by the first quarter of 2021.
When the merger is completed, the firm will be known as Stellantis, which the firms say has its roots in the Latin word ‘stello’, meaning “to brighten with stars.”
In a release, the firms added, “The name’s Latin origins pay tribute to the rich history of its founding companies, while the evocation of astronomy captures the true spirit of optimism, energy and renewal driving this industry-changing…