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Heading for a Record: Opel Vivaro, Movano and Combo Sales Growing


Rüsselsheim. The Opel Movano, Vivaro, Combo and Corsavan are really picking up speed: after just the first six months of this year, Opel was able to announce a result that exceeded expectations. This positive trend has continued, and the company has now ...

Compact Class Future: New Opel Astra and Opel OnStar


Rüsselsheim/Frankfurt. The new Opel Astra and the new Astra Sports Tourer make their world premieres at the IAA in Frankfurt from September 17 – 27. The models are nothing less than a quantum leap for the compact class in terms of efficiency, connectivity ...

Opel’s European Sales Increase by Almost 13 Percent in August


Rüsselsheim. Opel added another chapter to its ongoing success story in August with strong growth across Europe. According to preliminary numbers, the Rüsselsheim-based carmaker increased sales in August by more than 7,300 vehicles or 12.8 percent compared to the same period of 2014 to around 64,500 units ...

Opel Vivaro Surf Concept: Lifestyle Van for Sports and Leisure


Rüsselsheim/Frankfurt. The Opel Vivaro is going lifestyle. One year after the launch of the new generation midsize light commercial vehicle, which has been ordered roughly 90,000 times to date, Opel will showcase the Vivaro Surf Concept. The elegant passenger version ...

Cleaner, More Frugal, More Comfortable: The 2016 Opel LCVs


Rüsselsheim. Ultra-modern, Euro 6 compliant diesel engines, additional assistance systems for even more safety and further optional fittings – these are the most important features of the model year 2016 Opel light commercial vehicles...

Opel at the RETTmobil 2015: Mokka now a Lifesaver


Rüsselsheim. Mokka, Insignia, Vivaro and Movano – four cars, four concepts, one goal: to save lives. From May 6 - 8, the automaker will show how powerful series-produced passenger cars and vans can, with the help of certified conversion partners ...

Environment Angel: Opel Movano wins Green Van 2015 Award


Rüsselsheim. Gold medal for the Movano: The Opel van has won the Green Van 2015 award, beating 15 rivals in the class for vans and small vans up to seven tons. The Movano’s combination of low fuel consumption ...

New Opel Vivaro: Now Available with Tourer Pack from Irmscher


Rüsselsheim. The new Opel Vivaro is not only more practical and efficient as its predecessor but now even more classy and comfortable with Opel and long-standing partner Irmscher giving the Vivaro a makeover ...

DEKRA Used Car Report 2015: Opel Movano Wins Transporter Class


Rüsselsheim. Opel Movano has the right of way: the second Movano generation not only features top multi-functionality and new engines, it is also first-class in terms of reliability. The DEKRA Used Car Report 2015 named it number one in the transporter class with an ...

New Corsavan Celebrates World Premiere at Brussels Motor Show


Rüsselsheim. Following the successful launch of the new Opel Corsa at the Paris Motor Show in October of last year, the new Corsavan will make its debut at the Brussels Motor Show (January 16 to 25, 2015). The small but capable van will be on show at the Opel stand in Hall 9 of the Brussels Expo...

“Crowning Moment of an Adventurer’s Life”: Reinhold Messner on Vivaro Expedition


Rüsselsheim. While Reinhold Messner will celebrate his 70th birthday on September 17, the other star from the latest Opel clip, the Opel Vivaro, has only just been released ...

World premiere in Hanover: The new Opel Vivaro Combi


Rüsselsheim. Versatile, flexible and extensively equipped – the new Opel Vivaro is the right vehicle for many needs. The Combi variant of the Opel all-rounder will celebrate its world premiere at the IAA Commercial Vehicles (September 23 to October 2) on the Opel stand in Hall 12 where it can be seen by its native audience for the first time ...

New Turbo Diesel Generation: Opel Movano from 24,390 Euros


Rüsselsheim. Movano is on its way: Opel’s multi-functional load carrier is now available to order with all-new, powerful yet exceptionally economical engines ...

Attractive in Every Respect: New Opel Vivaro from 23,590 euros


Rüsselsheim. The new Opel Vivaro is now more practical, more efficient and more appealing than ever before – and is now available to order. Driving the Opel all-rounder will soon be possible for an attractive entry-level price of 23,590 euros ...

Ecomotor Award: New Opel Vivaro is “Best Commercial Vehicle”


Madrid. The new Opel Vivaro, to be launched at the end of the summer, has already scooped its first plaudit: in a survey among 80,000 readers of the Spanish daily financial newspaper The Economist ...

New Vivaro, Movano and Insignia: Opel at the RETTmobil 2014


Rüsselsheim/Fulda. The Opel Insignia Country Tourer again shows just how versatile it is as a double eye-catcher at the RETTmobil 2014 in the form of an emergency medical vehicle and a command vehicle for the fire brigade ...

Opel in Birmingham: World Premiere for New Vivaro and Movano


Rüsselsheim/Birmingham. First public appearance for the new Opel light commercial vehicle models in Birmingham: the new Vivaro generation makes its debut while the Opel Movano also presents its powerful...

New Opel Vivaro: Practical, Elegant Office on Wheels


Rüsselsheim. The new Opel Vivaro is coming – more practical, more efficient and more appealing than ever before. The second generation combines the functionality of a light commercial vehicle and the benefits of an office on wheels with the comfort and design appeal of a passenger car...

All-New Opel Vivaro: Top Design and Best-in-Class Engines


Rüsselsheim. The new Opel Vivaro combines the functionality of a light commercial vehicle with the comfort and design of a passenger car. Coming to market this summer, the second generation of Opel’s bestseller delivers an impressive ‘wow’ factor by bringing ...

First Look at All-new Opel Vivaro


Rüsselsheim. The new Opel Vivaro is coming – with new design, new engines and new technologies inside and out. From early summer, the all-rounder will bring a breath of fresh air into the light commercial vehicle segment – here is a first look at the new model ...

Stylish Design with Greater Comfort: Opel Vivaro Model Year 2014


Rüsselsheim. Design meets multi-functionality: the Opel Vivaro model year 2014 is available with a Color Edition Pack, a special design package including gloss black alloy wheels ...

ADAM for the Fire Department: Opel at the RETTmobil 2013


Rüsselsheim/Fulda. The ADAM in its fire brigade outfit will be the eye-catcher of Opel’s exhibit at the RETTmobil 2013. From May 15 - 17, the automaker will show the versatility of its models for their use in police and emergency services operation ...

Opel Movano Upgrade: More economy, power and comfort


Rüsselsheim. Opel’s versatile and highly successful light commercial vehicle, the Movano, is now even more fuel efficient and therefore even cheaper to run thanks to Start/Stop technology ...

IAA Commercial Vehicles 2012: Opel Presents Updated Model Portfolio


Rüsselsheim/Hanover. Opel presents the most modern and versatile light commercial vehicle portfolio it has ever offered at the IAA Commercial Vehicles 2012 in Hanover (September 20 – 27) with the current Movano, Vivaro and Combo model generations ...

Opel Movano with more efficiency, safety and comfort


Rüsselsheim. Opel’s versatile and highly successful light commercial vehicle, the Movano, is now even more fuel efficient, safer and more comfortable thanks to several enhancements to its engines and on-board infotainment systems ...

The New Opel Combo: Versatile Commercial Van or Passenger Car


Rüsselsheim. Now in its third generation, the new Opel Combo sets new standards in terms of its diversity of models and boasts “Best in Class” results in terms of functionality and utility, positioning it as a leader of the European Van-B segment ...

World debut: New Opel Combo Cargo at “transportCH” in Berne


Rüsselsheim. After the world debut of the new Opel/Vauxhall passenger version of the Combo at the International Motor Show in Frankfurt, it is now the turn of the cargo variant to be presented for the first time at the “transportCH” in Berne...

Opel Vivaro reaches half-a-million production milestone


Rüsselsheim. The Vivaro has made history in the Opel van segment: in August 2011, the 500,000th unit of the instantly recognizable LCV rolled off the assembly line at the plant in Luton, England. The Vivaro ...

Opel Presents Strong Model Portfolio at IAA Commercial Vehicles 2010


Hannover/Rüsselsheim. Opel presents its modern, flexible and diverse light commercial vehicle portfolio at the IAA Commercial Vehicles 2010 in Hannover ...

Super efficient powertrains come with new model year


Rüsselsheim. Opel engineers never rest on their laurels and for the Model Year 2011 product range features significant improvements in fuel consumption and CO2 emissions ...

New Opel Movano: Cab Versions on Sale Now


Rüsselsheim. Following the successful market launch of the panel van versions that began in Spring 2010, the new Opel Movano has expanded its range with cab versions in various lengths, weight classes and chassis configurations ...

Opel Vivaro: Even Greater Economy and Comfort


Rüsselsheim. With targeted enhancements to functionality, comfort and economy, the new Vivaro strengthens Opel’s market position in the light commercial vehicle segment ...

New Opel Movano Sales Start in April 2010 – Prices from 24,990 euro


Rüsselsheim. The new second generation of the Opel Movano will make its market debut with an unrivalled selection of body types. The practical multi-talented van introduces ...

New Opel Movano raises the bar in commercial vehicle segment


The second-generation Opel Movano grows in size and range coverage, thereby raising the bar in the European light commercial vehicle segment with a new large...

Opel reduces CO2 emissions on Vivaro Combi ecoFLEX by 11 percent


Rüsselsheim. Opel’s ecoFLEX family has a new member: The Vivaro Combi ecoFLEX with the 114 hp 2.0 CDTI engine and automated Easytronic six-speed manual transmission consumes ...

Opel: Lightweight Body Applications Leverage Payload Advantage


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New Corsavan: World premiere at Brussels Motor Show


Rüsselsheim. Following the Corsavan Concept study’s successful premiere at the recent Paris Motor Show, the production version of the compact city van will make its debut early next year ...

New AstraVan: Compact Panel Van with Passenger Car Qualities


Rüsselsheim / Birmingham. Beginning this fall, Opel and Vauxhall offer the all-new AstraVan. Based on the Astra station wagon, the new three-door panel van meets the demands ...

Fill Up for 10 Euros, Yearly Fuel Cost Reduction of 1000 Euros


Rüsselsheim. Dramatically increasing gasoline prices are making cars with minimal fuel costs more and more attractive. While conventional car owners continue to grudgingly pay ...

Combo, Vivaro, Movano Pave Way for Opel's Commercial Vehicle Success


Rüsselsheim/Hanover. Opel’s presence at the 60th International Motor Show for Commercial Vehicles in Hanover (September 23 - 30, 2004) highlights the automaker’s ...

New Opel Vivaro "Style"


Rüsselsheim. Opel launches a newseries of the Vivaro named “Edition”. It highlights the success of the Vivarorange, which sold around 50 percent more in the first quarter of 2004 ...


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