Tag: Opel

2022 Opel Astra Shows Its Face And Digital Cockpit In New Teaser Images

Opel has released the first batch of teaser images for the all-new 2022 Astra hatchback, revealing the new Mokka-inspired styling of the VW Golf-rivaling hatchback. The new Astra will unsurprisingly get the latest “Opel Vizor” treatment upfront, featuring LED headlights with slim DRLs and a black panel between them for that characteristic look of new […]

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2021 Genesis G80, GV80 Pass Euro NCAP’s Crash Tests With Flying Colors

A few years after launching in the United States and South Korea as Hyundai’s premium car brand, Genesis has finally brought its first two products to Europe: the G80 and GV80. And they were greeted by Euro NCAP, which subjected them to their crash test evaluation, awarding them with a maximum five-star safety rating. The […]

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Opel Goes Back To The Future And Brings Us The Manta GSe ElektroMOD Coupe

Opel has revealed the Manta GSe Elektromod one-off special in all its glory, following a teaser campaign that was launched two months ago. The new one-off special was officially created to celebrate Opel Manta’s 50th anniversary but also previews the launch of the company’s GSe sub-brand for high-performance electrified models. The new all-electric Manta GSe is […]

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New Opel And Vauxhall Vivaro-e Gets Hydrogen Powertrain With 249-Mile Range

Opel and sister brand Vauxhall have embraced the fuel cell technology for their new Vivaro-e. The light commercial vehicle (LCV) will be available in left-hand drive markets in mainland Europe at the end of the year, before launching in right-hand drive markets such as the U.K. in early 2023. Available in standard (4.95 m / […]

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Opel Celebrates 50th Anniversary Of The Elektro GT Setting Six World Records

Although the electric vehicle revolution might seem relatively recent, the truth is that the promise of electric mobility is far from novel. Take, for example, 1971’s Opel Elektro GT record-setter. The car ended up setting six world records with Georg von Opel, grandson of the company’s founder Adam Opel, behind the wheel. The same year […]

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Fiat 500 EV Off To A Slow Start, But A Van Variant Is Reportedly In The Works

Sergio Marchionne famously asked people not to buy the Fiat 500e and his words are coming back to haunt the automaker as the all-new, all-electric 500 is off to a slow start. Automotive News Europe noted Fiat CEO Olivier François said the brand was expecting to sell 15,000 units by the end of last year, […]

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