Showing posts in the category of Opel

Opel Insignia and Mokka with “Whisper” Diesels Get Priced in Germany


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Opel has announced pricing in Germany for Mokka and Insignia models equipped with the new generation of CDTI diesel engines.

Spied: All-New Opel Astra Hatch Shows Off Production Lights


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We've seen prototypes of the Opel and Vauxhall Astra before, but now, for the first time, we caught them wearing production front and rear light designs instead of items from the parts bin.

Opel Has Built 750,000 Insignias in Germany Since 2008


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Opel has built the 750,000th Insignia model at the Rüsselsheim plant since the model’s introduction in 2008. The milestone model was an Insignia OPC Sports Tourer painted in the OPC-exclusive Arden Blue color.

Second Generation Opel Ampera Rendering Based on New Volt Looks Legit


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Now that the 2016 Chevrolet Volt is no longer a secret, it’s open season for Photoshop manipulators to guess what the Volt’s European brother, the Opel Ampera, will look like.

Spied: New Opel Astra Sedan, Chevy Cruze or Something Else?


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Someone over at GM Europe must have a sense of humor (or pride) placing the Bundesadler or "Federal Eagle", Germany's coat of arms, as a logo on this prototype's grille. But the question is, what's the real badge of this tester?

GM Sold 9.92 Million Vehicles Worldwide in 2014, 2 Percent more than in 2013


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2014 was General Motors’ second consecutive year of record global sales, with 9,924,880 vehicles delivered around the world, up 2 percent compared to the previous year.

New Opel Corsavan Debuts at the Brussels Motor Show


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If you didn’t know, Opel also sells a Corsa for the working man in Europe called Corsavan, and the latest-generation model based on the new B-segment hatchback has just debuted at the Brussels Motor Show.

Opel Karl Arrives in Dealerships this Summer, Priced from €9,500 in Germany


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Opel has released new details about the Karl city car, including pricing information for the German market.

Buick Cascada Will Be Built in Poland, Sold as a Holden Too this Year


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The Opel Cascada is truly becoming a global vehicle. After its debut at the Detroit Auto Show as a Buick, GM reconfirmed that the convertible will be sold with the Holden badge starting this year.

Opel Adam Gets Swing Top Roof, Easytronic 3.0 Automated Transmission


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Opel has introduced a new version for its posh city car, the Adam Swing Top which features a canvas roof – an option previously offered only for the Adam Rocks.

Vauxhall's 150PS Adam Grand Slam Gets UK Reveal and Info


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Vauxhall is still trying too hard with the Adam. Its range topping version, with a 150 PS 1.4-liter turbo engine and VXR braking system, could have born a much simpler name comprised of one or two letters, but no, they chose to call it “the Grand Slam…”

Opel OPC Turns 15 This Year, Time for a Recap


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15 years after the launch of the first OPC model, the Astra G OPC, Opel takes a look back at the high-performance models produced to this day.

Opel Starts Production of the New 170PS 2.0-Liter Diesel in Kaiserslautern


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Opel’s engine manufacturing plant in Kaiserslautern, Germany, has begun producing the new 2.0-liter diesel engine that debuted at this year’s Paris Auto Show.

Vauxhall Celebrates Production of Five Millionth Car at Ellesmere Plant


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Vauxhall’s Ellesmere Port factory has been building cars for fifty years, and in 2014 it produced it five millionth model. The plant currently employs 1,800 workers and makes the Vauxhall variant of the Opel Astra (basically the same car but with right-hand drive).

A Design Proposal for the Next-Generation Opel Astra


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As the fourth-generation Opel/Vauxhall Astra is entering its sixth full year on the market, Photoshop manipulators are trying to guess what the next-generation model will look like.

Opel Talks Us Through the Design of the New Karl City Car


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Opel’s smallest car, the recently unveiled Karl, is clearly not the type of car one would choose based on its looks only. Sure, some will appreciate it, but I think it is rather bland looking and uninspiring.

New Opel Karl Puts On a Virtual OPC Kit


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Although the recently-unveiled Opel Karl (called Vauxhall Viva in the UK) is a budget offering expected to start at under €10,000, this doesn’t mean it can’t be given the virtual OPC treatment.

New Opel Karl and Vauxhall Viva Affordable City Cars Unveiled [34 Pics]


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GM's European arms Opel and Vauxhall have released the first photos of their otherwise identical Karl and Viva city cars.

Opel Adam S Gets a €18,690 Starting Price in Germany


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Opel has begun taking orders for the new Opel Adam S, which is scheduled to arrive in European dealerships early next year.

GM CEO Announces Opel Will Build Flagship SUV in Germany by 2020


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GM CEO Mary Barra has announced that Opel will build a flagship SUV model at its headquarters in Rüsselsheim by the end of the decade. During her second visit to Germany this year, Barra also promised new investments for Opel’s plants in Kaiserslautern and Tychy (Poland).