Lancia models cars in the hierarchy of the Italian group have a higher technical level than FIAT. They are better equipped, more expensive and looks quite different from the mass production of FIAT car department. Annual production of Lancia models is quite low - only 173.7 thousand units in 1998. Lancia program includes 5 lines of front-wheel driven cars of various classes.
At the end of 1999 old Dedra models were replaced by new generation of Lybra cars.