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Official: 2018 Opel Insignia Sports Tourer


In recent years the station wagon body style, or estate, or tourer, or whatever it’s called in your neck of the woods has been getting increasingly more popular. That has to do mostly with the fact that wagons suddenly became beautiful. On that basis, Opel Insignia Sports Tourer should be alright since it looks really rather […]

Published on Thursday, June 22, 2017 at 11:42 by
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Official: New Vauxhall Insignia Sports Tourer

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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 […]

Official: Vauxhall Crossland X

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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.

Published on Wednesday, January 18, 2017 at 5:38 by
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Official: 2018 Vauxhall Insignia

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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 […]

Published on Wednesday, December 7, 2016 at 5:49 by
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Wind-Up Vauxhall Adam C Is Ready for April Fools

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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 […]

Published on Friday, April 1, 2016 at 6:32 by
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New Vauxhall Astra Set for IAA Debut

New Vauxhall Astra

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.

Published on Wednesday, August 19, 2015 at 6:01 by
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Opel Adam Grand Slam: Prices and Specs

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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.

Published on Wednesday, January 21, 2015 at 10:57 by
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Production Opel Adam S Unveiled Ahead of Paris Debut

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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.

Published on Thursday, September 18, 2014 at 5:10 by
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Vauxhall Astra Copacabana

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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 […]

Published on Tuesday, April 1, 2014 at 7:23 by
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Opel Astra VXR Extreme Unveiled Ahead of Geneva

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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.

Published on Wednesday, February 26, 2014 at 11:15 by
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Opel Adam Rocks to Launch at Geneva Motor Show

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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.

Published on Wednesday, February 19, 2014 at 8:31 by
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New 1.6 Liter Diesel Engine for Opel/Vauxhall Astra


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.

Published on Thursday, February 6, 2014 at 8:40 by
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Renault Trafic/Vauxhall Vivaro Previewed in Official Sketches

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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.

Published on Tuesday, February 4, 2014 at 11:49 by
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Vauxhall Astra VXR Extreme Concept Revealed

Vauxhall Astra VXR Extreme

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.

Published on Friday, January 31, 2014 at 7:42 by
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Vauxhall Adam Black and White Edition Announced

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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 […]

Published on Monday, January 27, 2014 at 14:21 by
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