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Following the launch of the new-look Insignia sedan, Vauxhall has now released the first images of the Tourer (wagon) version ahead of the car’s official debut at the Geneva Motor Show in March. The 2018 Vauxhall Insignia Sports Tourer has big shoes to fill because its predecessor was named the 2009 European car of the […]
Vauxhall’s forte has always been the mid-range, mid-size segments and so staying within this playground they are introducing a new crossover called the Vauxhall Crossland X. Built to rival the likes of Peugeot 2008 and Renault Captur, the X slots below the Mokka in the car maker’s lineup.
The British branch of legendary automaker Opel decided to give us a proper preview of the new version of the executive saloon before the car gets its official debut at next year’s Geneva Motor Show. The 2018 Vauxhall Insignia comes with a grown up, more serious design, and benefits from a host of advanced technology […]
We do realize we should play along with the car makers’ April Fools’ jokes in order to ‘prank’ the readers, but we’re not going to do that because a. we think pranking is stupid, and b. some of these jokes are just too silly. Take this, for instance. This is Vauxhall Adam C, a kinetic […]
A new version of Top Gear’s Reasonably Priced Car, the British-built Vauxhall Astra, will make its debut at the 2015 Frankfurt Motor Show (IAA) next month. The biggest highlight of the 2016modelyear Astra will be the addition of OnStar technology which is a first for a European model.
Since its conception, Opel/Vauxhall Adam has been blessed – or cursed, depending on your opinion – with strange names. The car itself is named after a man, the founder of Opel, and each new variant gets an equally weird one. This one for example is called the Adam Grand Slam.
Opel/Vauxhall unveiled a production version of the high-performance Adam S concept. Set for official debut at the upcoming Paris Motor Show, Opel Adam S, features more power than the standard models as well as special exterior and interior features.
Vauxhall’s April prank mixes things up with the 2014 World Cup in Brazil. They have prepared the Vauxhall Astra Copacabana, an homage to Brazil and the city of Rio de Janeiro, featuring a Brazilian flag on the roof, and seats covered with original grass from the Maracana Stadium! And you have a choice of Samba […]
As promised, Opel/Vauxhall revealed the Extreme version of the Astra VXR hot hatchback a few days prior to its official debut at the Geneva Motor Show. The Astra Extreme is a carbon-crazed mentalist with 300 horsepower, all of which is sent to the front wheels.
Opel/Vauxhall confirmed the launch of a production version of the Adam Rocks at this year’s Geneva Motor Show. The car was first revealed as a concept at Geneva 2013, and in the year it took it to become a production car, the Rocks does not appear to have lost any of its mojo.
Opel/Vauxhall announced the launch of new versions of the Astra hatchback and Sports Tourer powered by a super smooth new diesel engine. It is the same 1.6 CDTi engine found in the Zafira Tourer and the Meriva, available in two power outputs for the Astra.
Renault and Opel/Vauxhall revealed the looks of their new van, or light commercial vehicle. Renault call theirs the Traffic, and Opel/Vauxhall call their van the Vivaro, which sounds kind of cooler. There are subtle differences in appearances, but underneath, these two are the same car.
Vauxhall released the first image of an Extreme version of the Astra VXR hot hatch, which they will reveal as a concept at the 2014 Geneva Motor Show. Inspired by the Astra Cup Race car, the Extreme will be the basis for a future low-volume production run.
The fans of Opel/Vaxuhall’s smart city car, Adam, will be chuffed to know there are a couple of new limited edition models that fits right into their trendy lifestyle. Called Adam Black and White, the new models are pretty much what it says on the tin, but boast a special feature that makes them a […]
Vauxhall announced the launch of a new version of the Astra GTC with a small but powerful engine. The powertrain in question is a tweaked version of the exiting 1.6-litre turbo unit, upgraded to make 30 percent more power and torque, while delivering 13 percent better fuel economy.