Opel Comes with All-Electric Version by 2017

There is a report launched by the German publication Automobilwoche, stating that the Opel German based automaker is planning to roll-out an electric car by 2017. In Europe, Opel is already on the market with the Ampera plug-in hybrid, which is set to be eventually accompanied by an-ell electric model, coming cheaper than the hybrid. [...]

Opel Shuts down Production in China, Still Goes Ahead with Buick in the US

The Opel German based manufacturer has announced that it will shut down its production in China, but will continue selling the Buick in the U.S. Opel has come up with the decision of shutting down production in China after the poor sales the automaker had in 2013. We are talking about just 4,365 cars being [...]

Opel Astra EXTREME Coming in 2015

The Germans from the Opel plant have just unveiled the new Astra EXTREME at the 2014 Motor Show and if things go according as planned, the model will be available in showrooms starting next year. The production plans for the next year hasn’t been made officially, but those great folks from Autocar reported that you [...]

Get More Power with the New Opel Cascada Cabriolet

The familiar car manufacturer from Rüsselsheim, Germany, Opel, has come up with a stronger Cascada Cabriolet, with new design and modern features. The car is equipped with the latest generation of Direct Injection Turbo engine, the all-in-one 1.6, with 147 kw and 200 horsepower. The new Opel Cascada Cabriolet completes its portfolio with a great [...]

Opel officially introduces the 2014 Astra

Opel released official details and photos for the 2014 Astra, a model which receives some improvements in the engine department. At the exterior, the new Astra is almost identical compared to the current model. However, a new Active package gives the buyers possibility to fit their car with LED daytime running lights, the IntelliLink infotainment [...]

Opel Zafira Tourer gets 200hp 1.6-liter Turbo engine

Opel announced the introduction of a 1.6-liter SIDI Turbo engine on the new Zafira Tourer. The four-cylinder powerplant is capable to deliver 200 horsepower and 300Nm of torque which makes it the “powerful compact monocab on the market”. If we look at the performance figures, we might agree with the German carmaker as the new [...]

2014 Opel Corsa OPC spotted on the Ring

The Germans at Opel were caught testing the new Corsa OPC, namely the facelift version of the sporty model. The 2014 Opel Corsa OPC comes with a series of styling tweaks with no performance improvements. Under the hood sits a 1.6-liter turbocharged unit producing 189 horsepower and 230Nm of torque. Even there won’t be any [...]

Irmscher’s take on the 2014 Opel Insignia

Even the facelift version of the Opel Insignia was announced few days ago, the tuning specialists at Irmscher decided to reveal their tuning kit for the restyled German model at Frankfurt. At the exterior, Irmscher will provide new front and rear spoilers, 20-inch alloy wheels, a rear diffuser and a quad-pipe exhaust system. In terms [...]

Eco friendly and most aerodynamic in the world – lucky combo for new Opel Insignia

The new Opel Insignia was intensively promoted as an eco friendly car and widely praised for its incredibly low CO2 emissions of only 99g/km. This feature made it a class-leading unit at this chapter. Even so, new information suggests that Opel Insignia may as well be the most aerodynamic car in the world, on its [...]

Opel confirms Frankfurt debut for Insignia OPC

Opel officially announced through a press release that the new high-performance Insignia OPC will be seen in world premiere at Frankfurt, next month. From what we know, the German sedan is powered by a 2.8-liter V6 powerplant offering about 400 horsepower, about 75hp more than the current version. However, Opel decided to keep the mystery [...]

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