Ford's all-new sub-Fiesta model is the Brazilian-developed all-new Ka made up from bits of the Fiesta. Unlike the A-segment city cars like GM's Opel Karl/Vauxhall Viva and Chevy Spark, the Ka is really more of a low-cost B-segment car. It's a bit shorter, and a bit taller than the Fiesta, but...
Chevy pullback in Europe will end Opel, Vauxhall overlap
DETROIT -- General Motors’ decision to pull Chevrolet out of most European markets is a major setback to the automaker's goal of transforming Chevy into a globe-spanning powerhouse.
But the move, announced today, also lets GM leave a...
A merged Opel-PSA could be a catalyst for reform of Europe's auto industry AutoNews
by LUCA CIFERRI - October 15, 2012
General Motors and PSA/Peugeot-Citroen are mulling combining their toxic assets -- Opel/Vauxhall and PSA's core auto manufacturing arm -- into a joint venture, according to...
by Mark Tisshaw
11 July 2012
This is the Vauxhall Adam, a highly customisable new city car that, the firm hopes, will make it a “cooler” brand. The Adam will reach UK showrooms in January, priced from about £11,000, after its Paris motor show debut in September.
Whereas the chief...
JUNE 06, 2012
This is the all-new Opel Astra sedan, the fourth and likely last member of the Astra family after the five-door hatchback, the Sports Tourer station wagon and the GTC coupe as the upcoming convertible model is said to gain a new nameplate in the likes of the VW Golf-based...
via member, "Toto" @ GMI
Opel Revolutionizes Lighting in Auto Construction - Opel Media Online
Opel develops intelligent, glare-free LED matrix light
- For more than a decade Opel has leadership in light system development
Rüsselsheim. Opel has developed a revolutionary safety...
Vauxhall & Opel Astra Cabrio... Won't Be an Astra (note: reference to Focus Cabrio)
10th of October 2011, 13:25 UTC · Mihnea Radu
Scheduled to be released in 2012, the new convertible model from GM...
2012 Opel Zafira Tourer seats 7, returns up to 44 mpg
By Eric Loveday
Sep 15th 2011
Barely altered from the concept that wowed crowds at the Geneva Motor Show is the 2012 Zafira Tourer revealed by Opel in Frankfurt.
The Zafira Tourer is still a sleek, seven-passenger MPV and perhaps...
VW Reportedly Put a Price on the Table for GM’s Opel after Hearing Rumors about Hyundai’s Interest
JULY 21, 2011
German monthly publication ‘Manager Magazin’ reported in its latest issue that the Volkswagen Group has a far deeper interest in Opel than originally thought.
New Calibra shapes up - AutoExpress
We reveal stunning look of reborn Vauxhall coupé due to be joined by soft-top and heads raft of new models from firm.
By Ken Gibson
10th June 2011
The Calibra is back. The famous badge is set to be dusted off for a pair of stylish new models in 2013: a coupé...
Opel Ampera production version finally arrives at Geneva Show
By Alex Ricciuti
March 1, 2011
Opel has finally unveiled the final production version of the Ampera plug-in hybrid in Geneva today.
The specs remain as reported before. Total output is 111 kW (150 hp / 152 PS) and 370 Nm (273...
Opel Zafira Concept takes center stage at Geneva
By Zack Newmark
March 1, 2011
Opel/Vauxhall have debuted their latest MPV design study at the Geneva Motor Show this week. The Zafira Tourer Concept is a "lounge on wheels", according to the automaker, that takes current family car...
Saw this speculation chop and thought it was worth mentioning. Remember Opel use to sell a rebadge of the Venture/Montana above the Zafira. So with the new Buick/Opel relationship, could it return?
Link to article...
Opel GTC Paris Concept: New Mega Photo Gallery and Specs, Including Details on 290HP 2.0L Turbo - CarScoop
Thursday, September 23, 2010
Unlike certain other automakers - Ford, BMW and Lamborghini, we're talking about you- GM's Opel / Vauxhall division is cutting to the chase by releasing full...