Tag: Opel

Opel Readying Corsa-e Electric Rally Car For Private Customers

Opel has started testing the Corsa-E Rally, a battery-electric rally car, at the Dudenhofen Center, in Germany. Previewed by the Corsa-e Rally Concept presented at the 2019 Frankfurt Motor Show and based on the production-spec supermini, the electric racer has now entered the testing phase in prototype form. Read: Opel Set To Launch Eight Electrified […]

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2020 Opel And Vauxhall Insignia Facelift Revealed With Sleeker Styling And Updated Tech

Opel and Vauxhall have unveiled the facelifted Insignia, ahead of its debut at the Brussels Auto Show next month. Looking instantly recognizable, the sedan receives a minor refreshing that largely focuses on the front end.  There designers installed a revised grille and restyled headlights.  Further below, there’s a wide central air intakes which is flanked […]

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Mazda CX-30 Excels In Euro NCAP Crash Tests, New Opel Corsa Gets Four Stars

The European New Car Assessment Program (Euro NCAP) conducted another round of testing, releasing the safety ratings for four new vehicles: the Mazda CX-30, Mercedes-Benz GLB, Ford Explorer PHEV and Opel/Vauxhall Corsa. Topping the list for the Adult Occupant Protection in the 2018/2019 protocols is the Mazda CX-30, which has achieved a “near perfect” 99 […]

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Opel/Vauxhall Vivaro Van Goes Electric, Will Launch Next Year

Opel and its British sister brand, Vauxhall, have unveiled the electric version of the Vivaro van. The zero-emission light commercial vehicle (LCV) will launch next year and is part of the ‘PACE!’ strategic plan that will see the automaker electrify its entire portfolio by 2024. Based on the modular EMP2 platform, shared with a number […]

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PSA Launching Electric Vans From Citroen, Peugeot, Opel And Vauxhall Next Year

Groupe PSA has announced plans to launch four electric vans next year. Based on the Citroën Dispatch, Peugeot Expert, Opel Vivaro and Vauxhall Vivaro, the electric vans will be offered in both commercial and passenger configurations. All four models will be built at the Hordain plant in France and be equipped with an electric powertrain […]

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Buh-Bye Buick Cascada, You Won’t Be Missed

Production of the Buick Cascada, as well as Europe’s Opel Cascada, UK’s Vauxhall Cascada and the Holden Cascada sold in Australia and New Zealand, has reportedly ceased at the Gliwice plant, in Poland. According to information received by GMAuthority from an undisclosed source, the last unit of the unloved convertible, and Buick’s first such model […]

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