First Holden Insignia VXR exits Russelsheim plant

Opel took the decision to build the Holden Insignia VXR at their German plant in Rüsselsheim, even though the Holden-badged model will be sold only in Australia and New Zealand. Production costs might forced Opel to take this decision. Moreover, in the future, the German carmaker plans to build more and more Holden and even [...]

2015 Opel Corsa OPC Rendered

The 2015 Opel Corsa OPC, expected to be officially unveiled at the 2015 Geneva Motor Show next March, is ending up in our news again, this time through two renderings, showcasing the model with a 5-door body style. The renderings are signed by the one and only X-Tomi Design and are previewing the 2015 Opel [...]

Opel announces new “Swing Top” roof for the Adam

The Germans at Opel announced that the standard Adam will gain a new canvas roof, known as “Swing Top”, borrowed from the Adam Rocks variant. The new power retractable roof can be operated at speeds of up to 140 km/h and needs only 5 seconds to open or close. If you want this option on [...]

2016 Opel Astra Launched in Renderings

The 2016 Opel Astra was long-rumored but so far, there were just some shots revealing the model all wrapped in camouflage. Because of that, the guys from DesingRM managed to come up with some renderings, describing the car from an esthetical point of view. First off, rumors have it that the 2016 Opel Astra will [...]

Opel releases Adam S pricing for Germany

The Opel Adam S debuted at the Paris Motor Show and is now available in Germany with prices starting from €18,690. The German little car comes with a quite potent 1.4-liter gasoline unit producing 150 horses and 220 Nm of torque. It is linked to a six-speed manual transmission and is the most powerful Adam [...]

Opel Karl Caught on Shots

The Opel German based carmaker is reportedly working on a new entry-level model, which will be called Karl, the model coming as a five-door city car. The Opel Karl was thus recently caught on shots by spy photographers from Inautonews online magazine, while being tested on the tracks wearing some heavy camouflage. The Opel Karl [...]

Opel Adam S shows up before Paris

Opel released details and photos on the Adam S, a prototype seen for the first time at Geneva. Compared to the stock model, it comes with an exterior body kit as well as a new sports suspension and several color choices. The styling tweaks also include new 17- or 18-inch alloy wheels with 225/35 tires [...]

Opel Astra GTC Turbo i 1400 by Irmscher

Irmscher released details and photos on their tuning kit for the Opel Astra GTC. Limited to a total of 100 units, the Opel Astra GTC Turbo i 1400 packs a retuned engine and some styling tweaks. Under the hood sits a 1.4-liter four-cylinder unit producing 170 horsepower, so extra 30hp for improved performance. At the [...]

Opel unveils the Zafira Tourer 1.6 CDTI ecoFLEX

Opel released details and photos on the Zafira Tourer 1.6 CDTI ecoFLEX, a fuel-efficient version of the German model. Under the hood sits a 1.6-liter CDTI diesel engine capable to produce 120 horsepower and 320 Nm of torque. The total output of the German tourer car is not necessarily impressive but the fuel economy figures [...]

Opel to build new fleet for Romanian government

Opel seems to have hit it big with the Romanian government, after wining a public auction to build a new school bus fleet for the European country. In total, 600 units of the Movano Trabus were commissioned, raking in $19 million. The first 100 units of the lot were already delivered and with great ceremony [...]

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