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Opel FlexFix: Carries up to Four Bicycles for Drive-and-Ride Fun

2014-04-16

Rüsselsheim. Springtime equals bicycle riding time. During the Easter holidays, families with two children want to enjoy the outdoors on their bikes. That is a breeze with Opel’s fully integrated FlexFix bicycle ...

Wild, Wilder, Opel ADAM: Shark Attack in Cool Lifestyle Car

2014-04-15

Rüsselsheim. Be careful, there are tiny wild sharks on board the wild Opel ADAM. But don’t worry, they won’t bite – they are hidden and almost invisible in the car’s interior ...

Always Enjoy the Bright Side of Life with the Opel Cascada

2014-04-11

Rüsselsheim. 14.4.14 at 14:14 hours – simply the perfect date and time for a wedding! And one of the most wonderful days in anyone’s life calls for a beautiful car – preferably the Opel Cascada ...

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 ...

For Real Soccer Fans: New Special Edition Opel Astra Copacabana

2014-03-31

Rüsselsheim. The new Opel Astra Copacabana conjures up Brazil’s sun and passion on European roads. The special model is a ‘must have’ for all genuine soccer fans – from Rotterdam to Istanbul, from Liverpool to Dortmund. With the sporty Astra ...

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 ...

Techno Classica: Opel Celebrates 50th Anniversary of KAD Models

2014-03-26

Rüsselsheim/Essen. KAD – this acronym defined Opel‘s upper class range in the 1960s and 1970s. The tradition-rich brand celebrates the anniversary of its ‘Big Three’ at the 26th Techno Classica in Essen (March 26 - 30) ...

Opel’s Big Three: 50th Anniversary for Kapitän, Admiral and Diplomat

2014-03-19

Rüsselsheim/Essen. KAD – this acronym is not only familiar to Opel brand enthusiasts. In the 1960s and 70s, Kapitän, Admiral and Diplomat were ‘The Big Three’ vehicles that defined Opel’s upper class range ...

Uncompromisingly Sporty: New Opel Astra OPC EXTREME

2014-02-26

Rüsselsheim. The Opel Astra OPC EXTREME that makes its world premiere at the Geneva Motor Show in six days is a real race-bred performance car. Developed on the Nürburgring Nordschleife ...

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 ...

ADAM ROCKS About To Roll: Opel Makes Tough ADAM Reality

2014-02-19

Rüsselsheim. Cool and tough, chunky and funky: ADAM ROCKS combines the joy of driving under an open sky with all the fun of an adventure-loving mini-crossover. Making its world debut at next month’s Geneva Motor Show ...

Opel ADAM’s New 3-Cylinder Powerhouse Premieres in Geneva

2014-02-17

Rüsselsheim. One year after its launch, ADAM just keeps getting better. Opel’s chic urban trend-setter and individualization champion is already established as the most customizable and best connected small car on the market ...

Opel ADAM: TV Ad Campaign for the Best Connected Small Car Starts

2014-02-07

Rüsselsheim. A different kind of wedding: in a new international TV advertising campaign for ADAM, Opel shows that the big day doesn’t necessarily have to take place in a civil registry office or church ...

Premiere in Geneva: Opel Astra 1.6 CDTI Needs Just 3.7 Liters Diesel

2014-02-05

Rüsselsheim. After debuting in the Zafira Tourer, the all-new whisper diesel now also ensures powerful and clean drive in the heart of the Opel model portfolio ...

Super Sports Study for Geneva Motor Show: Opel Astra OPC EXTREME

2014-01-30

Rüsselsheim. Opel will reveal a true super sports car at the 84th Geneva Motor Show (March 6 – 16). The study follows the tradition of the Astra OPC X-treme Concept shown in 2002. Then, as now, a real race car found its way from the racetrack to public roads ...

The Best Cars 2014: Opel ADAM Wins Major Readers’ Choice Award

2014-01-30

Rüsselsheim. The Opel ADAM is a real winner, and its list of accolades just got longer. In the 38th Readers’ Choice Award of the respected trade magazine auto motor und sport ...

Glamorous Opening: Opel Exhibit “The ADAM by Bryan Adams”

2014-01-24

Rüsselsheim/Munich. Opel and Bryan Adams rocked Munich yesterday, where the Canadian rock singer, composer and photographer opened the “The ADAM by Bryan Adams” exhibit with Tina Müller, Chief Marketing Officer at Opel ...

Opel Sets Flexibility Standards: 15 Years of the Flex7 Seating System

2014-01-23

Rüsselsheim. In 1999, the Zafira monocab set the standard for fully integrated on-board flexibility with the launch of Opel’s unique Flex7 formula. The sophisticated seating concept began its path to success from the start of Zafira production ...

The Opel Meriva: Great Upgrade for Ergonomics & Flexibility Champion

2014-01-22

Rüsselsheim. The new Meriva – upgraded, more efficient, more attractive and more functional than ever – has just celebrated its world premiere at the Brussels’ Motor Show in mid-January (16.-26. January 2014). In addition to its unique flexibility, Opel’s small monocab now also stands out with a refreshed ...

Ultra-modern Recycling: Opel ADAM Saves Raw Materials and Energy

2014-01-15

Rüsselsheim. 85 percent of every new vehicle must be recyclable, according to the EU End of Vehicle Life Directive. And this guideline will become even more stringent: from 2015, 95 percent of all new vehicles’ overall weight must be recyclable ...

Opel Starts Production of New Meriva in Zaragoza

2014-01-15

Zaragoza. Yesterday was a great day for the Opel Plant in Zaragoza, Spain, when the first new Meriva for sale – upgraded, more efficient, more attractive and more functional than ever – rolled off the assembly line in the Figueruelas plant ...

New Opel Meriva: World Premiere at the Brussels Motor Show

2014-01-14

Rüsselsheim/Brussels. The new Meriva – upgraded, more efficient, more attractive and more functional than ever – celebrates its world premiere at the Brussels’ International Motor Show (16.-26. January 2014) ...

Opel Insignia Country Tourer: Adventurer Now With Front-wheel Drive

2014-01-13

Rüsselsheim/Brussels. The new Opel Insignia Country Tourer, the model family’s adventurer with bold, dynamic design and top driving performance, is now also available with front-wheel drive ...

Powerhouse: Opel Astra GTC Now With Mighty 200 hp Turbo

2014-01-07

Rüsselsheim. The Opel Astra GTC is now available with the new-generation, 200 hp 1.6 ECOTEC Direct Injection Turbo engine. This powerhouse also drives the Opel Cascada and Zafira Tourer and now completes the gasoline engine portfolio ...

Opel Zafira Tourer is Most Environmentally Friendly Van 2014

2014-01-06

Rüsselsheim. Opel has already won its first award in 2014! The environmental institute Ökotrend and the trade magazine Auto Test have chosen the Zafira Tourer the Most Environmentally Friendly Van 2014 ...

Claudia Schiffer is European Opel Brand Ambassador

2013-12-19

Rüsselsheim. Claudia Schiffer has graced the cover of over 1,000 magazines and is named as one of the most beautiful women in the world. Her ability to appeal to a global audience has ensured an internationally successful career spanning over 25 years ...

It’s All About the Angle: Opel ADAM is Unique in Every Size

2013-12-18

Rüsselsheim. The Opel ADAM has made its way to the North Pole. Because as Santa Claus’ red-white snowmobile, it should of course bring lots of gifts. These include five new, fresh body colors for the ADAM and four new roof colors ...

Now available on eBay: ADAM designed by Moto GP Champion Rossi

2013-12-17

Rüsselsheim. A small car for a great cause. Today (17 December) the ‘Opel ADAM & Vale for charity’ auction is launched on eBay. The funds raised in the auction will be donated to the Meyer Children’s Hospital Foundation – Meyer O.N.L.U.S. in Florence ...

Bryan Adams stages Opel ADAM

2013-12-17

Rüsselsheim. The Opel ADAM is to be restaged and what’s more, by an international superstar. The Canadian composer and rock-singer isn´t only an outstanding musician, he is also a respected photographer. In his studio in Berlin the artist photographs the individualization champion ...

Opel 4x4: Intelligent All-Wheel Drive Systems Deliver Enhanced Safety and Efficiency

2013-12-13

Rüsselsheim. It’s time to head for the ski slopes again – and in the ice and snow of winter all-wheel drive systems come into their own. However, this is only part of the story, because an intelligent all-wheel drive system can also ensure increased safety ...

Opel Receives Connected Car Award for IntelliLink

2013-12-12

Rüsselsheim. Connecting cars with their digital environment is a major engineering goal at Opel ...

New Cabriolet Power: 200 hp Opel Cascada Turbo from 29,490 Euros

2013-12-09

Rüsselsheim. Even stronger, more attractive and more modern: the Opel Cascada is now also available with the 147 kW/200 hp version of the all-new 1.6 ECOTEC Direct Injection Turbo engine ...

Opel four-valve engines look back on 100-year tradition

2013-12-04

Rüsselsheim. The all-new turbocharged 1.6-liter gasoline and diesel engines which began the current renewal of Opel’s powertrain portfolio, and the compact 1.0 three-cylinder turbo that made its world premiere at the 2013 Frankfurt International Motor Show ...

Sport Stars and Visionaries: Opel with ADAM R2, Monza Concept & Co.

2013-11-29

Rüsselsheim/Essen. In 2014, Opel will be racing full speed ahead into its second season of motorsport activities. Visual proof of this at the Essen Motor Show (Nov 30 – Dec 8) is the premiere of the Rallye ADAM R2 ...

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

2013-11-28

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 ...

Second victory in a row: Opel ADAM wins the ‘AutoTrophy 2013’

2013-11-27

Rüsselsheim/Düsseldorf. The new Opel models inspire right across the board. With the ‘Auto Trophy 2013’ organized by Auto Zeitung, the stylish urban model the Opel ADAM not only wins twice in a row in the category ‘Citycars’ but also leaves the nearest competitor far behind ...

Two Years of Opel Ampera: The Uncompromising Electric Car

2013-11-19

Rüsselsheim. The Opel Ampera is unique. The first electric vehicle suitable for everyday use has been on sale for almost two years and at a current price of 38,300 euros, the customer gets a car today that is equipped with the technology of tomorrow ...

New Opel Meriva: Very Attractive Prices for Flexibility Champion

2013-11-11

Rüsselsheim. The new Opel Meriva is making waves with its refined design, high-class equipment, trendsetting infotainment and engine technology and extremely attractive prices ...

A fresh start into the new model year: Opel Astra now with whisper diesel engine and IntelliLink technology

2013-11-11

Rüsselsheim. The Opel Astra enters the new model year fiercely with the new generation 1.6 liter CDTI diesel engine and IntelliLink infotainment system with Bluetooth interface. Just one year on from when the entire restyled Astra family entered the market ...

Trendsetter in Lighting Technology: Opel AFL+ and LED Matrix Light

2013-10-31

To see and be seen is absolutely vital – especially now, when daylight hours have become shorter and drivers spend more time on the road in the dark ...

Stars at the Essen Motor Show: Opel ADAM R2 and Monza Concept

2013-10-29

From November 30 to December 8 Opel will make drivers’ dreams come true at the Essen Motor Show in line with the motto, “For Drivers and Dreams“ ...

Opel Wins Red Dot Award for Communication Design

2013-10-24

Rüsselsheim. The trendy Opel ADAM is the individualization champion among chic small cars and it is also a real communication star. With its Siri Eyes Free voice-controlled infotainment system IntelliLink, the ADAM ...

24-Hour Record Drive: Opel Astra is fastest series-diesel in the world

2013-10-23

Rüsselsheim/Millbrook. 24 hours at full throttle on the Millbrook Proving Ground’s High Speed Bowl with its spectacular, steeply banked curves. Twelve pilots take it in turns to alternate driving of two series model Astra 2.0 CDTIs ...

‘Little ADAM’: Opel bright spark brings the thunderbolt into the playroom

2013-10-17

Rüsselsheim. The Opel ADAM now also for kids: Opel’s Lifestyle and individualization champion extends its offer with the ‘Little ADAM’, an enchanting miniature edition that is called to race in playrooms and cruise in urban playgrounds ...

Opel Zafira Tourer 147 kW/200 hp: Most Powerful Compact Monocab

2013-10-16

Rüsselsheim. With 147 kW/200 hp, the new Opel Zafira Tourer 1.6 SIDI Turbo is the most powerful compact monocab in the market place. Its impressive power is delivered by the high performance version of Opel’s new generation midsize, direct injection gasoline engine ...

 

New Opel Meriva sports new generation engines and numerous upgrades

2013-10-09

Rüsselsheim. The Opel Meriva has, since its first appearance in 2003, been the star and benchmark amongst the small monocabs. The second generation launched in 2010 has raised the standard with innovative features such as ...

Opel presents new 1.0 ECOTEC Direct Injection Turbo engine at Aachen Colloquium

2013-10-08

Aachen/Rüsselsheim. Opel revealed details of its new three-cylinder gasoline engine at the Aachen Colloquium in Germany. Clean, smooth and quiet: Opel’s all-new 1.0-liter ECOTEC Direct Injection Turbo will raise the bar for three-cylinder engine refinement when it makes its debut in the Opel ADAM next year ...

New Opel Insignia – The Engine and Infotainment Revolution

2013-09-27

Rüsselsheim. The new Opel Insignia recently made its world premiere at the International Motor Show in Frankfurt ...

A small car with a large presence: the Opel ADAM is star of the show

2013-09-18

Rüsselsheim. A 100% convincing vote: the Opel Adam is with 39.4% of votes winner of the ‘small car’ category of Autonis, the highly esteemed readers’ choice awards of the magazine auto motor and sport judging the best design innovations of the year ...

Opel Ampera Wins "eCar Award 2013" As Best Overall Concept

2013-09-13

Rüsselsheim/Frankfurt. In 2010, the revolutionary Opel Ampera won the newly introduced "eCar Award” as the "Innovation of the Year"; in 2011 the series production vehicle was voted "eCar of the Year" ...

World premiere for everyone – Opel puts the IAA on the road

2013-09-11

Rüsselsheim. No time to visit the IAA? Then Opel can lend a helping hand. For those unable to attend this year’s International Motor Show in Frankfurt (September 12-22), Opel is putting the brand’s world premieres and most important innovations from the exhibition on the road ...

Trendsetting IAA Start with the Opel Monza Concept

2013-09-10

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 Insignia OPC, Country Tourer, ADAM Black Link and White Link: Prices for IAA World Premiere Models are Set

2013-09-10

The new Opel ADAM special models Black Link and White Link fulfill the wish for even more individuality together with technically-inspired design.

Seven IAA World Premieres: From Opel Insignia OPC to Monza Concept

2013-09-10

Rüsselsheim/Frankfurt. Opel heads into the future with seven world premieres at the 65th International Motor Show (IAA) in Frankfurt from September 12 – 22. The Rüsselsheim automaker reveals the new Opel Insignia OPC, with a fresh look, re-worked chassis and innovative infotainment, at its Stand D 09 in Hall 8, covering more than 3,200 m2 ...

The New Opel Insignia – The Engine and Infotainment Revolution

2013-09-10

Rüsselsheim/Frankfurt. The new Opel Insignia makes its world premiere at the 65th International Motor Show in Frankfurt (September 12 - 22, 2013), when Opel presents the new edition of its flagship to the public for the first time ...

A New Kind of Opel Insignia: Country Tourer Ready for Adventure

2013-09-10

Rüsselsheim/Frankfurt. The Opel Insignia Country Tourer completes the new Insignia family at their world premiere at the International Motor Show (IAA) in Frankfurt from September 12 - 22 ...

New Insignia OPC: World Premiere for the Ultimate Opel Powerhouse

2013-09-10

Rüsselsheim/Frankfurt. With 239 kW/325 hp and 435 Nm maximum torque, the Insignia OPC is the ultimate top-of-the-line performer among Opel models. The all-wheel drive model makes its debut with a new, refreshed look and modified chassis at the International Motor Show (IAA) in Frankfurt ...

Interactive Owner’s Manual for New Opel Insignia

2013-09-10

Rüsselsheim/Frankfurt. New Opel Insignia customers can look forward to using their smartphones to find out how they can operate and care for their vehicle. All they need to do is download the free myOpel app with the additional augmented-reality function, myOpel Manual ...

 

New All-Aluminum 3-Cylinder Turbo Sets Refinement Benchmark

2013-09-10

Rüsselsheim/Frankfurt. Clean, smooth and quiet: Opel’s all-new three-cylinder celebrates its world premiere at the Frankfurt International Motor Show (September 12 - 22, 2013) ...

World Premiere at IAA for Opel ADAM Black Link and White Link

2013-09-10

Rüsselsheim/Frankfurt. The Opel ADAM is not only the individualization champion, it is also the best connected small car on the market. This is again demonstrated by the new ADAM Black Link and ADAM White Link special models ...

World Premiere: Powerful Opel Cascada with 147 kW/200 hp

2013-09-10

Rüsselsheim/Frankfurt. 147 kW/200 hp, 300 Newton meters maximum torque and 235 km/h top speed – the especially powerful version of the new Opel 1.6 SIDI turbo engine generation makes its world premiere in the Opel Cascada at the Frankfurt Motor Show (IAA) from September 12 – 22 ...

Opel Ampera Electric Vehicle Now At Low Price of 38,300 euros

2013-09-09

Rüsselsheim. The Opel Ampera is unique. No other European electric car can transport four people up to 80 kilometers on pure electric power and more than 500 kilometers in bi-fuel operation without making a stop to re-charge ...

Mobile Apps Enable Opel Customers to Update In-Car Infotainment

2013-09-05

Rüsselsheim. Opel customers will soon be able to “update” their in-car infotainment without having to buy a new vehicle ...

Seven IAA World Premieres: From Opel Insignia OPC to Monza Concept

2013-09-02

Rüsselsheim/Frankfurt. Opel heads into the future with seven world premieres at the 65th International Motor Show (IAA) in Frankfurt from September 12 – 22 ...

World Premiere at IAA for Opel ADAM Black Link and White Link

2013-08-28

Rüsselsheim. The Opel ADAM is not only the individualization champion, it is also the best connected small car on the market. This is again demonstrated by the new ADAM Black Link and ADAM White Link special models ...

New Insignia OPC: World Premiere for the Ultimate Opel Powerhouse

2013-08-26

Rüsselsheim. With 239 kW/325 hp and 435 Nm maximum torque, the Insignia OPC is the ultimate top-of-the-line performer among Opel models. The all-wheel drive model makes its debut with a new, refreshed look and modified chassis at the ...

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 ...

New Opel Insignia Diesel and Petrol with Best-in-Class Economy

2013-08-15

The new Opel Insignia makes its public debut at the 65th Frankfurt International Motor Show (IAA) from September 12 – 22. Opel’s flagship model impresses with the introduction of state-of-the-art technology under the hood, in addition to its attractive styling and the adoption of a completely new infotainment generation ...

Premiere of Green Mobility Trophy: Opel Ampera Takes Top Honors

2013-08-14

Clear vote for the trailblazer in electric mobility: readers of Auto Zeitung have awarded the Opel Ampera the “Green Mobility Trophy 2013” and named the mid-size sedan the best electric vehicle. For the first time, the trade magazine presented 134 models and engines from 34 brands as candidates in seven categories ...

Opel ADAM Shows Even More Individualization Options at IAA

2013-08-14

Rüsselsheim. The chic Opel ADAM will strengthen its leadership role as the real individualization champion in the coming months with additional interior and exterior options ...

World Premiere at IAA: Powerful Opel Cascada 147 kW/200 hp

2013-08-08

Rüsselsheim. 147 kW/200 hp, 300 Newton meters maximum torque and 235 km/h top speed – the especially powerful version of the new Opel 1.6 SIDI turbo engine generation makes its world premiere in the Opel Cascada at this year’s Frankfurt Motor Show (IAA) from September 12 – 22 ...

Opel Brings its Winners to the Oldtimer Grand Prix

2013-08-07

Opel will put on quite a show for the 60,000 spectators expected at the 41st AvD Oldtimer Grand Prix on the Nürburgring. When the crème de la crème of vintage car racing comes together this weekend ...

New All-Aluminum 3-Cylinder Turbo Sets Refinement Benchmark

2013-08-07

Clean, smooth and quiet: Opel’s all-new three-cylinder will be celebrating its world premiere at the Frankfurt International Motor Show in September. The 1.0-liter turbo gasoline engine is not only climate-friendly, it also represents a new benchmark for refinement in three-cylinder engines ...

Infotainment in New Opel Insignia: Innovative, Intuitive, Individual

2013-07-29

Rüsselsheim. The new Opel Insignia and the Insignia Country Tourer – with their all-new cockpit and the latest infotainment generation – make their world premiere at the 65th Frankfurt Motor Show (September 12 - 22, 2013) ...

Opel ADAM with IntelliLink Best Connected Small Car

2013-07-16

Rüsselsheim. The Opel ADAM with the IntelliLink infotainment system is the best connected small car on the market. The state-of-the-art customizable system makes new media formats such the widely popular smartphones and apps available in-car ...

Opel/Vauxhall Ampera Leads Field at the ITU World Triathlon Series

2013-07-11

Rüsselsheim. The Opel/Vauxhall Ampera is the official lead car at the three final European legs of the ITU World Triathlon Series 2013. Opel/Vauxhall is the official auto supplier and one the key sponsors of the competitions in Hamburg (July 20 – 21) and Stockholm (August 24 – 25) ...

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 ...

A New Kind of Opel Insignia: Country Tourer Ready for Adventure

2013-07-03

The new Insignia family will soon be completed when the Opel Insignia Country Tourer makes its world premiere at the Frankfurt Motor Show in September. While its Sports Tourer sibling is an elegant family and business station wagon, the new Insignia Country Tourer expresses an innate desire for adventure ...

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 ...

First in class: Opel ADAM offers interactive voice control

2013-06-19

Rüsselsheim. The Opel ADAM with the IntelliLink infotainment system is now also available with full integration for Siri Eyes Free, the unique intelligent assistant from Apple that helps you get things done whilst driving just by asking ...

The New Opel Insignia – The Engine and Infotainment Revolution

2013-06-12

Rüsselsheim. The Opel model offensive moves to the next level with the new Opel Insignia that celebrates its world premiere at the 65th Frankfurt Motor Show (September 12 - 22, 2013) ...

New App for iPad featuring a Star called Opel ADAM

2013-06-06

Rüsselsheim. The Opel ADAM App simplifies the car configuration process through an engaging video game experience. Product customization is currently one of the hottest trends in the car industry ...

Opel Astra GTC Now With Highly Efficient 170 hp Turbo Gasoline Unit

2013-06-05

Rüsselsheim. Now the Opel Astra GTC is also taking off with the all-new 1.6 SIDI Turbo (Spark Ignition Direct Injection) engine. The new generation Turbo direct injection unit rounds off the compact coupé’s gasoline portfolio while it replaces the previous 1.6 Turbo ...

Opel ADAM Wins Prize for Best Interior Design of the Year

2013-06-04

Stuttgart. A big honor for a small car – today the Opel ADAM was awarded the design prize for the best interior in a production car at the “Automotive Interiors EXPO 2013” trade show in Stuttgart ...

From Ampera to Zafira – Real Eco Angels are Called Opel

2013-06-03

Rüsselsheim. Opel cuts a fine figure on World Environment Day (June 5, 2013). Since introducing ecoFLEX technology in 2008, the brand has presented a wide spectrum of ultra-efficient models and continuously reduced fuel consumption and emissions ...

Opel Astra Sports Tourer Best Compact Ever in 100,000 Kilometer Endurance Test Conducted by Trade Journal auto motor und sport

2013-05-29

Rüsselsheim. The respected trade journal auto motor und sport will publish the results of its endurance test with the Opel Astra Sports Tourer CDTI in tomorrow’s issue (12/2013) ...

Red-White Opel ADAM Ideal Addition to Fire Brigades

2013-05-28

Rüsselsheim. The Opel ADAM is the absolute individualization champion – privately and in future, maybe also for the fire department. The bold urban car now also shows its suitability for rescue services as a speedy fire brigade vehicle ...

Opel FlexFix: Easily Carries up to Four Bicycles

2013-05-22

Rüsselsheim. Opel’s fully integrated FlexFix bicycle carrier system makes taking your own bike with you on vacation a breeze. Families and active vacationers can transport up to four bicycles on their trip ...

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 ...

100,000 Opel Mokka Already Ordered, Now Even More Variety

2013-04-30

Rüsselsheim. The Opel Mokka has become an absolute best seller just seven months after its arrival at dealerships ...

New 1.6 SIDI Turbo: Top Gasoline Unit for Opel Zafira Tourer

2013-04-18

Rüsselsheim. Following its debut in the Opel Cascada convertible, the 1.6 SIDI Turbo from the new family of mid-size gasoline engines with 125 kW/170 hp now tops the Zafira Tourer gasoline offer ...

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) ...

Young, Bold, Award-winning: Opel ADAM Wins “red dot design award”

2013-04-15

Rüsselsheim. The Opel ADAM is all the rage with experts and customers alike thanks to its unconventional looks and groundbreaking technology...

Opel Begins Extensive Powertrain Renewal

2013-04-10

Rüsselsheim. Opel is launching three new engine families and 13 new engines between 2012 and 2016, renewing 80 percent of its engine portfolio. In the same period the company will also launch a host of new transmissions ...

Opel Cabrio Glamor at the Techno Classica Essen

2013-04-10

Essen/Rüsselsheim. With 14 cars spanning more than 100 years of car manufacturing, Opel exhibits a selection of its most popular convertibles at this year’s Techno Classica in Essen, Germany from April 10-14 ...

New Cascada: Opel’s athletic, glamorous mid-size convertible

2013-03-15

Rüsselsheim. The Cascada, Opel’s new all-season convertible set to arrive at dealerships from April, is a classy four-seater with an elegant, elongated silhouette and a high quality soft-top ...

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Opel’s Ergonomic Seats Ensure Back-Friendly Driving Fun

2013-03-15

Rüsselsheim. Germany’s respected Auto Bild magazine recommends the Mokka for “better driving” thanks to its convenient entry height and comfortable seats with adjustable lumbar support ...

Frozen Baltic Sea: Opel Ampera Braves Freezing Temperatures

2013-03-14

Rüsselsheim. Snow-covered streets and icy roads are not uncommon in some European countries right now. In Estonia temperatures fall so low that parts of the Baltic Sea can be driven over on up to 50 days a year ...

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