Fiat stands for " Fabrica Italiana Automobili Torino " ( in German: Italian Automobile Factory of Turin ) and is an automotive group based in Turin. He is part of the Fiat Group, which is engaged in various branches of industry. The brand was established in 1899 has over 100 years of automotive history and focuses on building small and compact cars. To the Group also includes the Italian brands Alfa Romeo, Lancia, Ferrari, Maserati and. Since 2010, the Italians cooperate with Chrysler.