Press Releases



Distinction: Automotive Brand Award for Opel GT Concept


Rüsselsheim. The Opel GT Concept, a star at this year’s Geneva Motor Show, continues the brand’s strong concept car tradition and embodies avant-garde design in a purist form ...

Opel GT Concept Inspires katia_mi: Visual Artist Meets Dream Car


Rüsselsheim. The Opel GT Concept was the much-coveted star of this year’s Geneva Motor Show. The descendant of the legendary Opel Experimental GT impressed the assembled media along with visitors from across Europe and was voted “Car of the Show” by Car Design News ...

Great Tradition: Techno Classica Under the Spell of the Opel GT


Rüsselsheim/Essen. The legendary Opel GT weaves its magic again at this year’s Techno Classica in Essen ...

Opel at the Geneva Motor Show: “More Emotional, More Innovative and Stronger than ever Before!”


Rüsselsheim/Geneva. “Opel is more emotional, more innovative and stronger than ever before. Opel is back,” said Opel Group CEO Dr. Karl-Thomas Neumann when opening the Opel stand (Hall 2, number 2231) at the 86th Geneva Motor Show (open to the public form March 3 to 13) earlier today...

Opel’s Geneva Highlights: GT Concept, Mokka X and Astra


Rüsselsheim/Geneva. For Opel the 86th International Motor Show in Geneva (March 3 to 13, 2016) is all about showcasing its confidence, its passion for the automobile and its vision for the sportscar of the future. The Opel GT Concept, a direct descendant of the legendary Experimental GT ...

World Premiere in Geneva: Stage Set for Opel GT Concept


Rüsselsheim/Geneva. The Opel GT Concept has arrived at the exhibition center in Geneva. During the course of today, the visionary concept sportscar will take its place on the Opel Stand (number 2231) in Hall 2 ...

More than Just a Dream: Movie Premiere for the Opel GT Concept


Rüsselsheim. Fans eagerly waiting for the world premiere of the Opel GT Concept at the Geneva Motor Show (March 3 to 13) can already get another glimpse of the sportscar in a new video. As can be expected from a true dream car, the puristic concept appears in a dream, electrifyingly wakens all senses ...

A Whole New World: Opel GT Concept Shows Visionary Interior


Rüsselsheim. This dream car impresses with both its exterior and its interior values: The Opel GT Concept shows what a popular sportscar of the future will look like – puristic and breathtaking alike. The coupé will celebrate its world premiere at the upcoming Geneva Motor Show (March 3 to 13)...

Opel Mokka X and Opel GT Concept Celebrate Geneva World Premieres


Rüsselsheim. Opel will stage two world premieres at the 86th Geneva Motor Show – the compact SUV Mokka X and the futuristic GT Concept sports car...

The Opel GT Concept: This is How Sportscars Will Look in Future


Rüsselsheim. The Opel GT Concept will celebrate its world premiere at the 86th Geneva International Motor Show (March 3 to 13, 2016). This trendsetting sportscar expresses the continuous innovative strength of Opel – breathtaking in its shape, reduced to the bare essentials, pure passion ...

Opel Has Reinvented Itself: A First Glimpse of the GT Concept


Rüsselsheim. A new short video, a preview of an upcoming world premiere – a breathtaking and at the same time puristic looking sportscar. Opel Group CEO Dr. Karl-Thomas Neumann opens the door to the future for just a short moment and says: “Opel has reinvented itself ...

Seeing Opel With Fresh Eyes: The Opel GT Concept is Coming


Rüsselsheim. It is only visible for a few moments in the first video but they are enough to create an appetite for more: Opel Group CEO Dr. Karl-Thomas Neumann announces the next major step for Opel – the GT Concept. With this, the company will launch the next step...

For Customer Racing: Sneak Preview of the New Opel Astra TCR


Rüsselsheim. Development of the new Opel Astra TCR for the young but already hugely successful Touring Car Racer Series (TCR) is going according to plan. The customer racing touring car based on the new Opel Astra will be presented to the public for the first time at the official TCR presentation scheduled to be held on the Circuit Jules Tacheny in the Belgian town of Mettet on October 15, 2015...

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 ...

Cooperative Highly Automated Driving: Opel Partners “Ko-HAF” Research Initiative


Rüsselsheim. Any driver who spends a lot of time in the car often wonders if this time could be used more efficiently, for example, by reading the newspaper, doing emails, or simply enjoying the ride. Cars that drive automatically, which do not require permanent ...

50 Years of Innovation: Opel Design Studio First of its Kind in Europe


Rüsselsheim. 1964 was a year of Olympic Games – the XI Winter Games were opened in Innsbruck, and just a few months later, the Olympic flame burned at the XVIII Summer Games in Tokyo ...

Four decades of top design: The Opel Monza GSE meets the Monza Concept


Rüsselsheim. A beautiful autumnal day at the river Main: Riding on a yellow truck, the Monza Concept rolls up in front of the Adam Opel Building. The namesake of the brand-new concept vehicle, a Monza GSE, is already set. George Gallion, who designed the original 1977 Monza, and Friedhelm Engler ...

Opel Monza Concept: Infotainment and Connectivity for Tomorrow


Rüsselsheim. Efficiency and connectivity are two main focal points that will define development of the next generation of automobiles. The celebrated Opel Monza Concept, which premiered at this year’s Frankfurt International Motor Show, is a visionary and pioneer in both areas...

Trendsetting IAA Start with the Opel Monza Concept


Rüsselsheim/Frankfurt. Opel opened its exhibit at the 65th International Motor Show in Frankfurt today with the spectacular unveiling of the Opel Monza Concept ...

Opel Monza Concept in Spotlight at Summit on Future of Mobility


Rüsselsheim/Frankfurt. Prior to the 65th International Motor Show in Frankfurt, manufacturers, politicians, scientists and association representatives gathered for the “Future Summit” hosted by the Zeit, a leading German weekly newspaper ...

Monza Concept: This Is Opel Tomorrow


Rüsselsheim. A light, athletic look outside, unique projection technology inside combined with custom connectivity and modular design that enables sustainable propulsion systems par excellence – the Opel Monza Concept is stylish, ultra-modern efficiency on four wheels ...

IAA Legends: Back to the Future with Visionary Opel Concept Cars


Rüsselsheim. The trend-setting Opel Monza Concept makes its world premiere at the Frankfurt Motor Show (IAA) from September 12 – 22, 2013. The visionary concept car at the Opel stand in Hall 8 shows what people can expect from the Rüsselsheim automaker in the future ...

“Opel Monza Concept: Our Vision of Opel’s Future”


Rüsselsheim. After more than 150 years of company history packed with strong innovations, Opel now introduces its newest highlight – at least partially ...

Opel ADAM ROCKS Concept: Freedom in its most individual form


Geneva/Rüsselsheim. Offering 61,000 exterior variations and nearly 82,000 for the interior, as well as a state-of-the-art IntelliLink infotainment system, the lifestyle Opel ADAM is the true champion of individualization ...

Santa 2.0 goes electric: Opel RAK e instead of reindeer


Rüsselsheim. Santa Claus has always travelled in a carbon neutral fashion. However, this year the new Santa is giving his reindeer a well-deserved break ...

Opel Lightweight Electric Vehicle: The One Euro Car


Rüsselsheim/Frankfurt. Opel is staking a strong claim for the title of star-attraction at the 64th Frankfurt International Motor Show with an all-new battery-powered electric vehicle. The concept opens a new chapter in electric mobility and extends Opel’s pioneering role ...

Production Version of Opel Ampera: World Premiere in Geneva


Rüsselsheim. The Opel Ampera is set to establish an entirely new segment in the European automotive market. Scheduled to enter the market later this year, the five-door, four-seat Ampera is designed to provide all the benefits of an electric vehicle while eliminating range anxiety ...

Opel Flextreme GT/E receives red dot design concept award


Rüsselsheim/Singapore. The Opel Flextreme GT/E concept car has been recognized by an international jury for its outstanding design ...

World Premiere: The Opel GTC Paris: A Concept Car Showcasing Passionate Motion


Paris/Rüsselsheim. The GTC Paris concept car embodies the passionate side of Opel: Its role is to show how Opel can “dial up” the brand’s now established design direction by creating a very sporty and emotional interpretation ...

Debut: Vivaro e-Concept Study Adds New Impulses


Opel is sending new impulses to electric mobility: At the IAA Commercial Vehicles Fair in Hannover (September 23 to 30, 2010) the brand debuts ...

Opel brand sharpens its profile


Geneva. Opel sharpens its brand profile and underscores its leading role in flexibility, design and environmentally friendliness at the 80th International Auto Show in Geneva. In addition to the world debut ...

Opel at Geneva 2010: Preview of great things to come


Geneva /Rüsselsheim. At the 80th Geneva Motor Show (March 4 – 14), the new Opel will give a taste of its future, displaying four cars that express its mission of offering accessible German engineering ...

The Shape of Things to Come: Opel Flextreme GT/E Concept


Rüsselsheim. Opel will unveil its Flextreme GT/E concept car at the 80th Geneva Motor Show (March 4 – 14), that will boost the company’s credentials as a leader in green technologies, offering expressive design with efficient environmental performance – and engineered with German precision

Real world testing proves GM/Opel HydroGen4 fuel cell vehicles viable


Stavanger, Norway. Six months into road testing of HydroGen4 vehicles in Berlin has shown the fourth generation of GM/Opel fuel cell cars are reliable and that the future of hydrogen mobility is viable, ...


ADAC's Yellow Angel takes a green trip with a GM/Opel HydroGen4


Berlin. On the “Day of the Yellow Angel,” an annual meeting of the German automobile club (ADAC), GM/Opel has presented the group with a HydroGen4 car they will use for roadside ...