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Opel Mokka Defends "All-wheel Drive Car of the Year"

2014-04-11

Rüsselsheim. The Opel Mokka sub-compact SUV is again the number one readers’ choice in this year’s Auto Bild Allrad awards, retaining its "All-wheel Drive Car of the Year" title in ...

Opel On Upswing: Highest Market Share in Europe Since June 2011

2014-04-07

Rüsselsheim. The Opel model offensive is a huge success with European customers. In March 2014, the brand achieved 6.7 percent of the overall vehicle market in Europe, its highest market share since June 2011 ...

Opel Launches New Online Magazine for Employees and Brand Friends

2014-04-01

Rüsselsheim. Good, comprehensive communication is very important to Opel. So the automaker has dramatically modernized its employee magazine Opel Post. The digital edition now comes as a multi-media online magazine in the five languages of the European ...

Extension of Opel GT ignition switch recall

2014-03-29

In an extension of the previously announced recall concerning the ignition switch of the model year 2007 Opel GT, Opel will replace the ignition switch in all model year GT cars in Europe ...

Opel Invests 245 Million Euros in Ruesselsheim

2014-03-28

Ruesselsheim. On top of four Insignia variants and the Zafira Tourer, which will be produced as of January 2015, the Ruesselsheim plant will get two additional vehicles later in the decade ...

Dan Ammann to chair Adam Opel AG Supervisory Board

2014-02-28

Detroit/Ruesselsheim. The Supervisory Board of Adam Opel AG has elected GM President Dan Ammann (41) to succeed Steve Girsky as its new chairman. Ammann is a member of the Supervisory Board since November 2011 ...

Dr. Karl-Thomas Neumann visits GM Powertrain Europe in Turin

2014-02-21

Rüsselsheim. Dr. Karl-Thomas Neumann, GM Executive Vice President, President Europe and Opel CEO, today visited the General Motors Powertrain Europe Turin campus to meet with the local employees and get in-depth insight into ongoing powertrain developments ...

GM Reports 2013 Net Income of $3.8 Billion

2014-02-06

DETROIT – General Motors Co. (NYSE: GM) today announced 2013 calendar-year net income attributable to common stockholders of $3.8 billion, or $2.38 per fully diluted share, down from $4.9 billion, or $2.92 per fully diluted share in 2012. Operating performance improved during the year, but was more than offset by a net loss from special items and incremental tax expense.

Dan Ammann nominated to succeed Steve Girsky as Chairman of the Opel Supervisory Board

2014-01-27

Detroit/Rüsselsheim. GM President Daniel Ammann, 41, has been nominated to succeed GM Board of Directors member Steve Girsky as Chairman of the Opel Supervisory Board (OSB), subject to election by the OSB at a meeting to be scheduled shortly, it was announced today ...

Vauxhall Becomes Official Liverpool FC Automotive Partner

2014-01-24

Luton/Rüsselsheim. Vauxhall Motors will add to its UK football sponsorship portfolio by becoming the Official Automotive Partner of Liverpool Football Club. The deal will run through to the end of the 2015-16 season and kicks off at home to Everton on 28 January 2014 ...

Opel Sponsors F.C. Petrolul Ploieşti in Romanian Football League

2014-01-16

Rüsselsheim. Opel Romania and F.C. Petrolul Ploieşti have signed a partnership deal which sees the German car-maker become the main sponsor of the team ...

Opel in 2013 again sold more than one million cars

2014-01-14

Rüsselsheim. General Motors today published its global sales figures for 2013 and Opel is among the winners ...

 

Opel is on the up: Market share in 2013 expands to seven percent

2014-01-06

Rüsselsheim. Opel looks back at a successful year 2013. The heritage-based company has not only stabilized its market share in the whole of Europe and in its home market Germany, but it has also slightly increased its market share ...

Matthias Seidl New Executive Director Sales Central & Eastern Europe

2013-12-20

Rüsselsheim. Opel Board Member for Sales, Peter Christian Küspert, is re-organizing his team. Effective January 1, Matthias Seidl (50) is appointed Executive Director Sales, Central & Eastern Europe & International Operations ...

Opel strengthens the Rüsselsheim plant with additional model

2013-12-12

Rüsselsheim. Opel strengthens its German locations with additional investments: The company will add a new model to its Rüsselsheim plant. For competitive reasons the company is not in a position to reveal any details at this point in time ...

Dan Akerson to Retire as GM CEO in January 2014

2013-12-10

General Motors today announced that Dan Akerson, who guided today’s GM to record profits and dramatic improvement in vehicle quality while closing the chapter on government ownership in the company, will step down as chairman and CEO on Jan. 15, 2014.

GM Strengthens its European Brand Strategy

2013-12-05

DETROIT – General Motors today announced plans to accelerate its progress in Europe by bolstering its brands in the mainstream and premium segments.

 

Employee representatives and management agree on corner points of social collective labor contract for Opel Bochum

2013-11-18

Ruesselsheim/Bochum. IG Metall, the Bochum works council and the management of Adam Opel AG have agreed on major, binding corner points of a social collective labor contract for the Opel plant in Bochum ...

Opel/Vauxhall strengthens its position in Russia

2013-10-18

Rüsselsheim/Moscow. The General Motors (GM) business in Russia will be integrated into GM Europe, the European group of GM, effective January 1st, 2014. So far the business in Russia is run by GM International Operations (GMIO) based in Shanghai ...

Opel/Vauxhall Presents Select Suppliers with Quality Awards

2013-10-09

Ruesselsheim. Opel/Vauxhall honors 174 supplier manufacturing locations from all over Europe for their quality performance. It is the second year that the Supplier Quality department awards this prize ...

PSA Peugeot Citroën and General Motors agree on building B-MPV’s in Zaragoza, Spain

2013-10-01

General Motors and PSA Peugeot Citroën are announcing today that as part of the existing alliance agreement, B-MPV’s from both companies will be built in the GM España plant in Zaragoza ...

Opel to invest over 130 million euros in Kaiserslautern

2013-09-25

Rüsselsheim/Kaiserslautern. The engine and component production plant in Kaiserslautern plays a seminal role in the implementation of Opel’s product offensive. This was a key message during Dr. Karl-Thomas Neumann’s visit to the plant in Germany’s West Palatinate region ...

Steve Girsky confirmed as chairman of the Opel supervisory board

2013-09-16

Rüsselsheim. The newly formed supervisory board of Adam Opel AG confirmed Steve Girsky, Vice Chairman General Motors Company, in his role as chairman during a constituent session ...

Peter C. Küspert New Opel Management Board Member for Sales

2013-09-12

Rüsselsheim. The Adam Opel AG Supervisory Board today named Peter Christian Küspert (52) new Board Member for Sales and GME Vice President Sales and Aftersales, effective November 1, 2013 ...

Opel Investing another eight Million Euros in ADAM Production

2013-09-04

Rüsselsheim/Eisenach. Customer demand for the chic urban Opel ADAM made in the German city of Eisenach is still very high. The stylish two-color finishes are so popular that they account for two-thirds of all ADAM orders ...

Opel starts production of the new Insignia in Rüsselsheim

2013-08-22

Rüsselsheim. Start of series production for the new Opel Insignia: today, the first model for sale rolled off the assembly line in the Rüsselsheim plant. The spotlight was on an emerald Insignia Sports Tourer ...

Opel is hiring 350 Engineers

2013-08-01

Rüsselsheim. Opel is hiring 350 engineers in order to support the brand’s ongoing product offensive. 300 of them will be hired to work at the International Technical Development Center in Rüsselsheim, the Torino Engineering Center is looking for 50 new engineers ...

Opel CEO Dr. Karl-Thomas Neumann now on Twitter

2013-08-01

Rüsselsheim. Dr. Karl-Thomas Neumann is the first CEO of a European automaker to use Twitter to share information about the company with the public ...

GM Outlines Progress on Environmental Priorities

2013-07-12

Detroit/Rüsselsheim General Motors reaffirmed its commitment to further reduce the energy used and the environmental impacts of building and operating an automobile, detailing product goals and tracking progress toward its 2020 ...

Opel/Vauxhall to produce Mokka in Spain’s Zaragoza plant in 2014

2013-07-10

Zaragoza/Ruesselsheim. Production of the Opel/Vauxhall Mokka is coming to Europe. GM’s plant in Zaragoza (Spain) will start producing the successful small SUV in the second half of 2014 ...

Opel Underlines Commitment in Growth Market Israel

2013-07-09

Rüsselsheim. Opel and the leading automobile importer in Israel, the Shlomo Group, have extended their collaboration ...

GM, Honda to Collaborate on Next-Generation Fuel Cell Technologies

2013-07-02

NEW YORK – General Motors (NYSE: GM) and Honda (NYSE: HMC) announced today a long-term, definitive master agreement to co-develop next-generation fuel cell system and hydrogen storage technologies ...

J.D. Power Report: Opel Meriva Owners Most Satisfied Drivers

2013-06-28

Rüsselsheim. The most satisfied compact van customers drive the Opel Meriva. In the J.D. Power Customer Satisfaction Report 2013, the flexible van from Rüsselsheim reached 80.6 percent in the VOSS Index, leaving all the competition behind ...

Opel Supervisory Board Honors Hans Barth

2013-06-27

Rüsselsheim. Great honor for Hans Barth (71): The Opel Supervisory Board member, who is leaving the board as he has reached retirement age, was yesterday awarded the title Chairman Emeritus by Supervisory Board Chairman Steve Girsky ...

Tina Müller New Chief Marketing Officer and Opel Board Member

2013-06-26

Rüsselsheim. Tina Müller (44) has today been appointed Member of the Board of Management, responsible for Brand Management, and Chief Marketing Officer at Adam Opel AG, effective August 1, 2013. With the newly created board function ...

Opel Corsa to start building in Belarus in 2014

2013-06-13

Rüsselsheim/Minsk. Opel will start building Corsas in Belarus in 2014. A framework agreement was signed today between James Bovenzi, GM Russia and CIS President and Managing Director, and Dmitry Egorov, Director General of JV UNISON JSC ...

Opel and the Netherlands: Close Ties Since 1924

2013-05-29

Rüsselsheim/Den Haag. When the Dutch royal couple Willem-Alexander and Máxima visit Opel in Rüsselsheim on June 4th as the head of a business delegation, the main topic of the day will be the future of mobility ...

Opel Expects Royal Visit from the Netherlands

2013-05-21

Rüsselsheim/Den Haag. On June 4th Opel will be ready: King Willem-Alexander and Queen Maxima of the Netherlands will lead a business delegation visit to Rüsselsheim ...

Opel Zafira Tourer to be built in Ruesselsheim as of 2015

2013-05-15

Ruesselsheim. Opel has announced that the Zafira Tourer will be manufactured in Ruesselsheim as of 2015 ...

Opel Financial Services to create more attractive financing options for Opel customers

2013-05-06

Ruesselsheim. For the past couple of weeks, Opel and Vauxhall customers in a number of Western European countries have been able to get access to more attractive financing options for their vehicle purchases ...

GM to invest 230 Million Euros in Opel/Vauxhall European Product Development Center

2013-04-24

Ruesselsheim/Detroit. GM announced today that it will invest 230 Million Euros for new testing facilities into its European Product Development Center at the Opel headquarters in Ruesselsheim and at the proving ground in Dudenhofen ...

Opel Continues on Road to Success in Israel

2013-04-23

Rüsselsheim/Jerusalem. Members of the Knesset, Israel’s parliament, now drive Opel. Fifty of the 120 members have an Insignia as their official car for business travel ...

GM Purchases Remaining Shares in Tychy Plant

2013-04-22

DETROIT/TYCHY – Today, General Motors Co. signed an agreement to purchase the remaining 40% shares of Isuzu Motors Polska Sp. Z o.o. (ISPOL) from Isuzu Motors ...

Opel back at the Shanghai Motor Show: Insignia ST, Astra GTC and Zafira Tourer

2013-04-18

Shanghai/Rüsselsheim. Three models, arriving in the Chinese market this year, are at the heart of the Opel exhibition space at the Shanghai Motor Show (April 20 – 29) ...

Ulrich Schumacher new Board Member Personnel at Opel

2013-04-17

Rüsselsheim. Ulrich Schumacher (55) has today been appointed Member of the Board of Management, responsible for Human Resources, and Director Labor Relations at Adam Opel AG as well as GM Europe Vice President Human Resources, effective May 1...

GM and Opel Management Meet German Chancellor Dr. Angela Merkel

2013-04-11

Rüsselsheim. German Chancellor Dr. Angela Merkel and Chief of the German Chancellery Ronald Pofalla today welcomed a delegation of GM Executives led by CEO Dan Akerson ...

GM to Invest 4 Billion Euros in Opel’s Future through 2016

2013-04-10

The General Motors (GM) Board of Directors used its meeting in Rüsselsheim to underscore its commitment to Opel and Germany. This commitment was also manifested in the approval of a comprehensive investment program: GM will invest 4 billion euros in Germany and Europe through 2016 ...

Opel Now Also Galatasaray Istanbul Partner

2013-04-09

Rüsselsheim/Istanbul. On Tuesday evening, the Turkish top club Galatasaray Istanbul will rise the probably most major challenge in the club’s history. In the quarter-final of the UEFA Cup Champions League the club will meet Real Madrid for the second leg ...

Employees in Bochum Decide Against Deutschlandplan

2013-03-21

Rüsselsheim/Bochum. Today IG Metall member employees of Adam Opel AG in Bochum voted against the labor agreement that would have offered their location long-term prospects ...

GM Announces its 2012 Supplier of the Year Winners

2013-03-14

DETROIT – General Motors recognized 83 of its best global automotive suppliers Wednesday evening during its 21st annual Supplier of the Year awards ceremony. The event was held at the Charles H. Wright Museum of African American History in Detroit.

Opel goes back to the future with Feyenoord Rotterdam

2013-03-04

Rüsselsheim/Rotterdam. A four year agreement has been reached for the Opel logo to be carried on Feyenoord shirts from 2013-17 ...

“Deutschlandplan” Negotiations Successfully Concluded

2013-02-28

Rüsselsheim. The management of Adam Opel AG, IG Metall and the Opel works council today successfully concluded negotiations on the company’s “Deutschlandplan” (Germany-wide plan) ...

Cascada Official Start of Production: Glamor from Gliwice

2013-02-28

Gliwice/Rüsselsheim. It’s a big day for the Opel plant in Gliwice, Poland. Today the very first Cascada, Opel’s elegant mid-size class convertible, leaves the assembly line ...

Opel launches a New Line-Up in the United Arab Emirates

2013-02-25

Rüsselsheim/Dubai. As part of the company’s growth plan, Opel continues to strengthen export outside of Europe. Opel partner Liberty Automobiles, the award winning GM dealership, now officially unveiled the 2013 Opel line-up ...

New Opel engine plant in Szentgotthárd to be expanded

2013-02-12

Rüsselsheim/Budapest. Plans to expand the newly built, flexible Opel engine plant in Hungary were announced by Opel Vice President Government Relations Joachim Koschnicke and Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orbán ...

Dr. Karl-Thomas Neumann New Chairman of the Adam Opel AG Management Board, GM Europe President and GM Vice President

2013-01-31

Detroit/Ruesselsheim. The Opel Supervisory Board today named Dr. Karl-Thomas Neumann (51) chairman of the Management Board of Adam Opel AG, effective March 1, 2013 ...

Duncan Aldred Appointed Acting Opel/Vauxhall Vice President, Sales, Marketing and Aftersales

2013-01-25

Detroit/Ruesselsheim – Alfred E. Rieck (56), a member of the Opel Management Board responsible for sales, marketing and aftersales, has resigned from his position. Duncan Aldred (43) ...

GM and PSA Peugeot Citroën Provide Further Details of their Global Strategic Alliance

2013-01-24

Detroit/Paris. Steve Girsky, GM Vice Chairman, and Philippe Varin, Chairman of the PSA Peugeot Citroën Managing Board, responded to questions from journalists during a meeting organized at the Maison de l'Automobile in Brussels today ...

Official Start of Production for Opel ADAM: Lifestyle and Innovations “Made in Eisenach”

2013-01-10

Eisenach/Rüsselsheim. Big venue for a small car: today Opel celebrated the official start of production of its new lifestyle small car ADAM in the Eisenach plant ...

Joachim Koschnicke New Vice President Government Relations

2013-01-09

Rüsselsheim. Joachim Koschnicke (40) has been named Vice President, European Government Relations ...

GM, Punch Metals International and ZF Reach Agreement on Future of GM’s Strasbourg Transmission Operations

2012-12-21

DETROIT - General Motors (NYSE: GM) and Punch Metals International, a company of the industrial investor Guido Dumarey, reached an agreement that secures the long-term future of the GM Powertrain operations in Strasbourg, France ...

PSA Peugeot Citroën and General Motors Report Further Progress on their Global Strategic Alliance

2012-12-20

Detroit/Paris. PSA Peugeot Citroen (PSA) and General Motors (GM) today confirm the signature of major agreements in the execution of their Global Strategic Alliance. Consistent with the terms of the Master Agreement dated February 29, 2012 ...

Opel plans to end car production in Bochum in 2016

2012-12-10

Ruesselsheim. Adam Opel AG management today informed its employees that vehicle production is planned to end in Bochum at the end of the current Zafira lifecycle – expected in 2016 ...

GM Financial to Acquire Ally Financial’s International Automotive Financing Operations

2012-11-21

DETROIT – General Motors Financial Company, Inc., (GM Financial) a wholly owned subsidiary of General Motors Co. (NYSE: GM), announced today that it is acquiring automotive financing operations in Latin America, Europe and China from Ally Financial Inc ...

Opel returns to motor sport

2012-11-21

Rüsselsheim. Opel is returning to motor racing in the form of an internationally oriented rally program with the new Opel ADAM and a circuit for the new Astra OPC that focusses on Germany ...

GM Chairman Dan Akerson strengthens commitment to Opel

2012-11-15

Ruesselsheim. The GM Chairman and CEO, Dan Akerson, attended an all-employee meeting of the Adam Opel AG at its headquarters in Ruesselsheim (Germany) ...

GM Announces New $11 Billion Revolving Credit Facility

2012-11-05

DETROIT – General Motors Co. today announced a new $11 billion revolving credit facility consisting of a $5.5 billion three-year facility and a $5.5 billion five-year facility. The new facility replaces GM’s existing $5.0 billion credit facility maturing in 2015.

GM Europe targets break-even results by mid-decade

2012-10-31

Ruesselsheim. General Motors Europe (GME) today outlined its target to achieve break-even EBIT-adjusted results by mid-decade through a focus on growth and cost efficiencies ...

“Bochum Perspective 2022“ to safeguard and create future jobs

2012-10-30

Rüsselsheim/Bochum. Today General Motors, Adam Opel AG and the Government of North Rhine Westphalia (NRW) announced their intent to jointly establish a working group focused on site development, technology innovation ...

PSA Peugeot Citroën and General Motors Confirm Key Steps in Global Strategic Alliance

2012-10-24

DETROIT/ PARIS/ RUSSELSHEIM – PSA Peugeot Citroen and General Motors today confirmed important steps toward the execution of their Global Strategic Alliance ...

Opel supports PACE international academic research network

2012-10-19

Ruesselsheim. In a ceremony at the company’s headquarters, Opel’s long-standing partner, the RheinMain University of Applied Science, has been accepted into PACE ...

New Opel Engine plant inaugurated in Szentgotthárd, Hungary

2012-09-20

Szentgotthárd. The Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orbán has today joined Opel Management Board Deputy Chairman, Thomas Sedran, for the inauguration of Opel’s new engine plant in Szentgotthárd, Hungary, exactly two years after the project was announced ...

Opel invests 28.5 million euros in extension of Test Center

2012-09-20

Dudenhofen/Rüsselsheim. Opel today opened the completely renewed high-speed circuit at its Dudenhofen Test Center. The modernization of the test track is part of an investment totaling 28.5 million euros ...

Opel Management Board presents strategy “Drive Opel 2022” to dealers

2012-09-19

Ruesselsheim. The new management board of the Adam Opel AG today hosted several hundred business partners from trade and finance at its Ruesselsheim headquarters. The aim of the event was to introduce the new management board members and to unveil the key points of the future program "Drive Opel 2022" ...

30 Years, 11 million cars – Opel Zaragoza plant celebrates

2012-09-10

Zaragoza. The Opel/Vauxhall plant in Zaragoza, Spain, has just celebrated its 30th anniversary, having produced more than eleven million cars. The plant in the region of Aragon currently manufactures the five-door Corsa ...

Opel starts selling cars in Australia and Chile

2012-09-06

Sales of Opel passenger cars have begun in Australia and Chile. In Australia the initial model range consists of Corsa, Astra and Insignia ...

Statement

2012-09-04

While we will not comment on all the details because of the speculative nature of the story "GM hampers alliance between Opel and PSA" published on Spiegel Online, we want to clarify some general facts...

Lohscheller and Ableson confirmed as new Opel Board members

2012-08-30

Ruesselsheim. In a scheduled meeting today, the Opel Supervisory Board confirmed the new board members who were proposed on July 18 ...

Opel makes use of short work until the end of the year

2012-08-23

Rüsselsheim. In an agreement with the Works Council and IG Metall, today Opel announced short work for its Rüsselsheim facilities and Kaiserslautern component plant, starting September 2012 ...

GM Reports Second Quarter Net Income of $1.5 Billion and EBIT-adjusted of $2.1 Billion

2012-08-02

DETROIT – General Motors Co. (NYSE: GM) today announced second quarter net income attributable to common stockholders of $1.5 billion, or $0.90 per fully diluted share. In the second quarter a year ago, GM’s net income attributable to common stockholders was $2.5 billion, or $1.54 per fully diluted share.

Opel ADAM: Big Investments for a small car

2012-07-31

Rüsselsheim. Eisenach in Thuringia: 43,000 inhabitants. The birth place of Johan Sebastian Bach is crowned by its Wartburg castle. There is a lot of culture and natural beauty. However, Eisenach is also famed for something completely different: there is a lot of pride for the local tradition of car manufacturing ...

Michael Lohscheller and Michael Ableson to strengthen Opel Management Board

2012-07-18

Rüsselsheim. Opel today said it will add two new management board members, effective September 1 ...

Dr. Thomas Sedran appointed Deputy Chairman of the Opel Management Board

2012-07-17

Rüsselsheim. Today, the Opel Supervisory Board has named Dr. Thomas Sedran (47) Deputy Chairman of the Management Board of Adam Opel AG ...

GM Vice Chairman Steve Girsky to Serve as Interim Head of European Operations

2012-07-12

Rüsselsheim — GM Europe President and Opel/Vauxhall CEO Karl-Friedrich Stracke today stepped down from his position to take on special assignments reporting to GM Chairman and CEO Dan Akerson ...

GM and PSA Peugeot Citroen Announce Logistics Agreement to Improve Operational Efficiency and Save Costs

2012-07-02

Detroit / Paris / Rüsselsheim - As a first result of its global alliance, GM and PSA Peugeot Citroen have reached a long-term, exclusive agreement to transfer the majority of GM’s logistics business in Europe to Gefco ...

Opel Supervisory Board approves business plan, paving the way for the revitalization of Opel

2012-06-28

Rüsselsheim. Today, the Supervisory Board of Adam Opel AG has approved a business plan that will be instrumental in bringing Opel back to sustainable profitability ...

GM and Opel Management Board Propose Germany-wide Plan to Strengthen Operations

2012-06-13

Rüsselsheim. The Management of the Adam Opel AG, IG Metall and the relevant works councils are in active negotiations on an extension of the exclusion of compulsory separations until the end of 2016 and a delay in the implementation of the 2012 tariff agreement (wage increase) for the German metal industry ...

Opel/Vauxhall Decides on Prod. Locations for Next-Gen Astra

2012-05-17

Rüsselsheim. As part of its plan to revitalize its operations in Europe, Opel/Vauxhall today confirmed it will allocate production of its next-generation Astra compact car model to its manufacturing plants in Ellesmere Port, UK and Gliwice, Poland ...

Opel/Vauxhall CEO Stracke outlines new growth plan

2012-05-14

Rüsselsheim. During today’s extraordinary all-employee meeting, Opel/Vauxhall CEO Karl-Friedrich Stracke, provided a rough outline of a plan for returning Opel/Vauxhall to profitability as quickly as possible. Following are the plan’s 10 key cornerstones ...

In response to current media reports, the following statement can be attributed to Opel/Vauxhall CEO Karl-Friedrich Stracke:

2012-05-10

“As part of the initial announcement earlier this year, GM/Opel and PSA stated their intent to cooperate in several areas including product development "...

Opel Statement on FAZ Report

2012-05-06

The Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung (FAZ) reports in its Sunday evening online edition (May 6) that the Opel Astra in the future will only be produced in England and Poland ...

Harald Hamprecht New Communications Director for Opel/Vauxhall

2012-04-27

Rüsselsheim. Harald Hamprecht (37), editor-in-chief of the trade magazine Automotive News Europe, will join Opel/Vauxhall on May 1, 2012. He is named General Director, Product & Corporate Communications ...

500,000th Opel Insignia Leaves Rüsselsheim Plant

2012-04-26

Rüsselsheim. The 500,000th Opel Insignia has left the assembly line of the Rüsselsheim plant in Germany in a ceremony attended by the Plant Director Axel Scheiben. The vehicle in question is a white Insignia Sports Tourer ...

Statement regarding media speculation on Eisenach plant sale

2012-03-29

Rüsselsheim. Following today's speculation in the "Handelsblatt" newspaper in which Opel is said to be considering the sale of its Eisenach plant ...

Social Partners at Opel/Vauxhall Continue Dialogue

2012-03-28

Rüsselsheim. Today, the Opel Supervisory Board convened for a regularly scheduled meeting. No further announcements will be made at this time ...

GM and PSA Peugeot Citroën Name Alliance Steering Committee

2012-03-22

DETROIT/PARIS – General Motors and PSA Peugeot Citroën today announced the creation of their joint Alliance Steering Committee, consisting of five senior executives from each company ...

GM and PSA Peugeot Citroën Create Global Alliance

2012-02-29

NEW YORK – General Motors and PSA Peugeot Citroën today announced the creation of a long-term and broad-scale global strategic alliance that will leverage the combined strengths and capabilities of the two companies, contribute to the profitability of both partners and strongly improve their competitiveness in Europe.

Opel and its Dealers sign new contracts

2012-02-15

Rüsselsheim. Opel and its European dealers have signed a new contract framework in line with the latest European regulations effective from June 2013 ...

Alain Visser Promoted to Senior Position With Global Responsibility at Chevrolet

2012-02-09

Rüsselsheim. Opel Board Member in charge of Sales, Marketing & Aftersales, Alain Visser, has been promoted to a new senior position with global responsibility at Chevrolet ...

Thomas Sedran joins the Opel Management Board

2012-02-06

Rüsselsheim. Opel/Vauxhall CEO and General Motors Europe President, Karl-Friedrich Stracke, today announced another change to the Adam Opel AG Management Board ...

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