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  1. Ford: No direct rival for the all-new Opel Karl/Vauxhall Viva/Chevy Spark

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    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...
  2. Opel Karl / Vauxhall Viva makes world debut in Geneva

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  3. 2015 Opel Corsa spotted undisguised in both three- and five-door versions

    Competition News
    2015 Opel Corsa spotted undisguised in both three- and five-door versions
  4. Chevy pullback in Europe will end Opel, Vauxhall overlap

    General Motors Discussion
    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...
  5. Opel+PSA mergeable??? AutoNews

    European Competition
    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...
  6. Vauxhall Adam uncovered (and Opel Adam)

    Competition News
    by Mark Tisshaw 11 July 2012 Auto Car 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...
  7. At Last, Opel Unveils All-New 2013 Astra Sedan

    Competition News
    JUNE 06, 2012 Carscoop 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...
  8. Opel Revolutionizes Lighting

    General Motors Discussion
    via member, "Toto" @ GMI Opel Revolutionizes Lighting in Auto Construction - Opel Media Online 2012-03-26 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...
  9. Opel Ampera* Car of Year 2012 (*aka Volt)

    European Competition
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  10. Vauxhall & Opel Astra Cabrio... Won't Be an Astra (note: reference to Focus Cabrio)

    General Motors Discussion
    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...
  11. Frankfurt 2011: 2012 Opel Zafira

    FIN Auto Show Coverage
    2012 Opel Zafira Tourer seats 7, returns up to 44 mpg By Eric Loveday Sep 15th 2011 Autoblog 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...
  12. VW Reportedly Put a Price on the Table for GM’s Opel

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    VW Reportedly Put a Price on the Table for GM’s Opel after Hearing Rumors about Hyundai’s Interest JULY 21, 2011 Carscoop German monthly publication ‘Manager Magazin’ reported in its latest issue that the Volkswagen Group has a far deeper interest in Opel than originally thought. Citing unnamed...
  13. New Opel Combo

    General Motors Discussion
    LINK Otherwise known as a Fiat Doblo rebadge.
  14. Opel Calibra - AutoExpress but WOW!

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    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...
  15. New 2012 Opel Zafira official pictures released

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  16. Geneva 2011: Production Opel Ampera

    FIN Auto Show Coverage
    Opel Ampera production version finally arrives at Geneva Show By Alex Ricciuti March 1, 2011 WCF 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...
  17. Geneva 2011: Opel Zafira Tourer Concept

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    Opel Zafira Concept takes center stage at Geneva By Zack Newmark March 1, 2011 WCF 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...
  18. Buick GL8 = New Opel Sintra?

    General Motors Discussion
    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...
  19. Paris: OPEL GTC 'Concept'

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    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...
  20. Spy Shots: Opel Meriva Plug-in or BEV

    General Motors Discussion
    Spy Shots: Opel Meriva Plug-in or BEV Perhaps their version of the Chevy Volt MPV?