The Fiat Group acquired a 20% stake in US automaker Chrysler. The deal marked the return of the Fiat brand to the USA after a 25-year absence. Fiat 500 was the 1st model to appear in the U.S. The model is built at Chrysler's assembly plant in Toluca, Mexico. In North America, Fiat is also selling Fiat Ducato and Fiat Doblò.