Tag : Vauxhall

Opel/Vauxhall confirms three-EV lineup in 2020

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Opel/Vauxhall has confirmed plans to launch two new EVs in 2020, joining its electric Corsa – set to debut in 2019.

Opel to drop slow-sellers as new models arrive

9 months ago / 0 comments

Opel is discontinuing the Adam, Karl and Cascada next year, as it readies a streamlined range of new models in the market’s highest-volume segments.

Vauxhall to build PSA vans in Luton from mid-2019

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PSA Group is extending the capacity of the Vauxhall van plant in Luton by almost 50%, with a new Vivaro on its own platform due to be built there, alongside Peugeot and Citroën vans, …

Xavier Duchemin to head up Opel sales

1 year ago / 0 comments

PSA sales specialist Xavier Duchemin has taken on the role of executive director sales Opel/Vauxhall Europe.

PSA to electrify across all brands and reenter US market

1 year ago / 0 comments

PSA Group CEO Carlos Tavares has confirmed that every model of PSA vehicle will be offered with electrification as an option, at the Automotive News World Congress in Detroit.

PSA appoints new Vauxhall and Opel MD

2 years ago / 0 comments

Groupe PSA has appointed Stephen Norman as managing director of Vauxhall Motors and Opel Ireland, effective from 1 February.

Electric Corsa to debut in 2020 under Opel turnaround plans

2 years ago / 0 comments

Opel, and sibling Vauxhall, is to debut a next-generation electric Corsa and a plug-in hybrid version of its Grandland X crossover by 2020 under post-takeover plans to bring the company back into profit.

PSA and BNP Paribas close acquisition of Opel-Vauxhall financial ops

2 years ago / 0 comments

Opel and Vauxhall’s financial operations have now been hived off into a new automotive finance company, jointly owned by PSA and the French bank BNP Paribas.

PSA completes acquisition of Opel/Vauxhall

2 years ago / 0 comments

GM has closed the sale of Opel/Vauxhall to the PSA Group for €2.2bn, creating the second largest carmaker in Europe with a market share of 17% and a line-up of five brands.

PSA acquisition of Vauxhall/Opel given green light

2 years ago / 0 comments

EU antitrust authorities have approved the proposed acquisition of GM’s Opel/Vauxhall automotive business by PSA Group.

Karl-Thomas Neumann steps down as Opel CEO

2 years ago / 0 comments

Vauxhall/Opel CEO, Dr Karl-Thomas Neumann, has stepped down from his position and will leave the company once its sale to PSA Group has completed.

Opel previews Insignia Country Tourer

2 years ago / 0 comments

Opel has revealed its latest-generation Insignia Country Tourer, marking the third variant in the Insignia line-up.

PSA-Opel tie-up to boost technology development

2 years ago / 0 comments

The combined PSA-Opel group will benefit from a ‘step-change’ in vehicle development thanks to its new scale, according to industry experts.

PSA confirms €2.2bn Vauxhall/Opel buyout

2 years ago / 0 comments

GM’s Vauxhall and Opel business has been sold to the PSA Group for €2.2 billion.

First Drive: Vauxhall Mokka X

3 years ago / 0 comments

Wider engine choice and increased levels of technology for Opel’s Mokka X, finds Dan Gilkes.