Showing posts in the category of Vauxhall

We Drive Vauxhall's New 1.0T Adam & Adam Rocks Air


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One of the biggest criticisms Vauxhall received about the Adam was the old range of engines which did little to help the small, funky city car in boosting its appeal. Not anymore though.

Vauxhall Prices Crossvan Corsa-Based Breadvan for UK Market


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The new Vauxhall Crossvan, basically a converted three-door (all-new) Corsa with no rear seats, has just gone on sale in the UK, where it starts from £10,995. The base model comes with 1.2-liter 70 PS petrol engine, although the one you really want is the 1.3-liter diesel, in either 75 pr 95 PS guises.

Next-Generation Opel Astra Sports Tourer Digitally Imagined


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The launch of the all-new Opel Astra towards the end of this year has been recently confirmed by CEO Karl-Thomas Neumann. The new generation model will most likely be unveiled at the Frankfurt Auto Show in autumn, with deliveries scheduled for early 2016.

Vauxhall’s Mokka Gets A New 1.6L Diesel And We’ve Driven It


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If you don’t have a decent compact crossover in your range these days, you are pretty much doomed in the European sales chart.

Customers are showing much love to this particular segment and Vauxhall has them covered by offering the Mokka (sold as an Opel in mainland Europe and as the Buick Encore in North America, but without a diesel) as an alternative to Nissan’s Juke, Renault’s Captur and Citroen C4 Cactus to name a few.

We Drive Vauxhall’s New Insignia 2.0 CDTi 170 Diesel To See If It's Truly Whisper Quiet


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The Insignia has been a popular choice in the D-Segment for several years now and Vauxhall wants to keep it that way providing it with GM's new ‘Whisper’ 2.0-litre diesel engine. The competition in this class is really strong with the key opponents to include among other the fresh VW Passat and Ford Mondeo.

We Drive Vauxhall's New Turbo'd Adam Grand Slam


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Vauxhall’s stylish Adam city car was launched back in 2013, joining a niche segment dominated by the Fiat 500 and the Mini. The difference of the Adam lays in the fact that there is no direct retro inspiration here, offering a slick, ‘upmarket’ design armed with plenty of customization options. Almost 125,000 units have been sold since its launch two years ago and the time has come for some welcome additions in its range.

Opel Corsa 1.4 Turbo with 150PS Is the Rational Buyer's Corsa OPC


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Following the introduction of the all-new Corsa OPC, Opel is now offering a warm hatch equipped with a smaller turbocharged petrol engine.

Kiwi Car Culture: Mazda V6-Swapped Vauxhall Viva


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Mazda’s K series of compact and low-displacement V6 engines is a great way to go if you want six cylinders but need a light and small unit for a small car, like a classic Vauxhall Viva. It won’t turn your car into a monster, but it’s certainly going to be much powerful than what it originally had.

Could Opel and Vauxhall’s Upcoming Flagship SUV Look Like This?


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Opel and Vauxhall currently lack an SUV above the Mokka, which is why their utmost priority is to launch a model in this highly profitable mid-size SUV segment.

Opel Corsa OPC Gets a €24,395 Price Tag in Geneva [w/Video]


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Opel has announced pricing for its all-new Corsa OPC at the Geneva Motor Show, with the hot-hatch starting from €24,395 in Germany (including 19 percent VAT).

New Opel Karl / Vauxhall Viva (P)Reviewed in Geneva


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The Opel Karl / Vauhall Viva is not an exciting car or particularly good looking, but it is quite spacious inside and will be very affordable too. It was just unveiled at the Geneva motor show, and Carbuyer’s Matt Watson was there to tell us how much rear legroom it has.

Opel's Karl Brings Its Eco-Friendly Ways To Geneva


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Opel launched the 2015 KARL at the Geneva Motor Show, right after a sneak peek early in the morning. With plenty of tech and an environmentally friendly engine, this looks like a winner.

Vauxhall Makes A Good Point, Buy Your Kid An ADAM


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Vauxhall was already planning on conquering the hearts of many young drivers with their cute little ADAM model. However, they also know how to target grown ups.

Artist Hangs New Opel/Vauxhall Upside Down in London


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So, apparently, Vauxhall commissioned British artist Alex Chinneck to create a piece revolving around its new Corsa supermini. What he created can now be seen defying gravity besides the London eye, in the Southbank Centre Car Park, until February 25.

Opel & Vauxhall to Preview New OnStar Connectivity System in Geneva


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GM's OnStar safety and communications system which is already available to some 7 million customers in the US, Canada, China and Mexico, is now coming to Europe.

Vauxhall Humorously Offers "Corsa Camo-net" to UK Customers


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If this is not a joke, it has got to be one of the most peculiar accessories offered by an automaker for one of its models. Vauxhall announced that it is offering a “Corsa Camo-net” for its new supermini, with the strange accessory to be available in four colors: Flaming Yellow, Flame Red, Lime Green and Chilli Orange.

207PS Opel Corsa OPC / Vauxhall Corsa VXR Officially Revealed, Does 0-100 KM/H in 6.8 Sec


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Following a series of “leaked photos,” Opel and Vauxhall have officially revealed the new Corsa OPC/VXR hot-hatches, which continue to use a turbocharged 1.6-liter petrol engine.

New Photos of Opel Corsa OPC Expose Interior


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Opel and Vauxhall are holding back on the release of their new Corsa OPC and VXR respectively, but that hasn't stopped the flow of photos on the web.

New Opel Corsa OPC / Vauxhall Corsa VXR Leaked!


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Official photos of the hottest Corsa have leaked today, giving us a first glance at the latest member of the OPC/VXR family.

New Opel Corsa OPC is on its Way, Teased via Official Video


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With the clock ticking down to the Geneva show day in March, Opel is giving us a look at its new sport hatch, the Corsa OPC, or as it will become known in the UK, the Vauxhall Corsa VXR.