Chrysler (Chrysler Group) - automobile company. Now Chrysler is a joint to Italian concern Fiat. General Director - Sergio Marchionne (both a general manager of Fiat). Italians owned 20% stake in Chrysler, 9,5% owned by the U.S. government, 2.5% Government of Canada, the remaining shares are owned by the pension fund union Auto Workers of America. The company was founded in 1924 as an engineer and businessman, Walter Percy Chrysler as a result of the reorganization of the company " Maxwell Motor" and "Willys-Overland" . In 1924 released the first 6-cylinder car brand Chrysler.