TORRANCE, Calif., March 19, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- The purpose of this joint development venture between Detroit-based car manufacturer Chrysler and Landi Renzo USA, the American branch of the world's largest alternative fuel system manufacturer, was to deliver a high level luxury passenger vehicle operating on both gasoline and natural gas.
"We are excited to have this opportunity of working with Chrysler, which has demonstrated how collaboration between experienced management and a talented team of engineers can yield positive, influential results in the alternative fuels market," said Andrea Landi – Landi Renzo USA CEO and President. "We are particularly excited at the opportunity to continue our support of this important business relationship between the two companies."
Relationships between Landi Renzo and Chrysler, through Fiat Group in Europe, extend into global markets where the two have converted more than 290,000 alternative fueled vehicles since 2009, when Landi Renzo was selected as Fiat's system supplier.
"Working side by side with the Chrysler team has been an absolute pleasure and we look forward to additional opportunities of partnering on any future projects," said Marco Genova – Landi Renzo USA VP of Engineering.
The Chrysler 300 will be used for promotion around the country, to educate and promote the use of alternative fuels as an option in reducing our environmental footprint while saving on fuel consumption and using an American energy: Natural Gas.
About Landi Renzo
Landi Renzo USA is a wholly owned subsidiary of Landi Renzo SpA and is a world leader in the development, sales and marketing of components and LPG and CNG fuel systems for motor vehicles. Based in Cavriago (Reggio Emilia- Italy) and with more than 60 years' experience in the sector, Landi Renzo is distinguished by the sustained growth of its revenues and the extent of its international operations, with a presence in over 50 Countries. Exports account for roughly 70% of the Company's sales. Landi Renzo SpA has been listed in the STAR segment of Borsa Italiana (Italy's stock exchange) since June 2007. For more information please visit www.landiusa.com
SOURCE Landi Renzo USA