Opel Closing Bochum Plant

February 28, 2013 at 12:02 pm

Leaders of the American auto giant General Motors (GM) is forcing another restructuring of its subsidiary holdings in Europe Adam Opel AG. Working team received an ultimatum: to accept up to 28 February the administration’s plans. Otherwise, the conveyor at the plant in Bochum that has a capacity of up to 240 thousand cars per year will be stopped in 2014.

2013 Opel Cascada

2013 Opel Cascada Photo


Opel Meriva MT Enjoy Overview

February 26, 2013 at 12:41 pm

The new Opel Meriva MT Enjoy became even prettier: there appeared new LED head-lights; also designers added some chrome details, and lots of other things. But what is most importantly, Opel Meriva MT Enjoy is still flexible. As the English say, “flex”. More precisely, we are talking about FlexSpace, FlexDoors and FlexRail. The new MT Enjoy is now easier to move, swing and fold, and the mount of the bike also became easier: as with the Corsa the bracket for bicycles “FlexFix” is hidden in the rear bumper.

2013 Opel Meriva MT Enjoy

2013 Opel Meriva MT Enjoy Photo

Opel Adam at the Top

February 24, 2013 at 12:06 pm

Manufacturers Mercedes-Benz and Opel managed to surprise their buyers with new models of compact cars. This has come as a result of the survey published on Thursday by the magazine auto motor und sport among 113,000 readers.

2013 Opel Adam

Photo of 2013 Opel Adam

New Face for Opel ADAM from Valentino Rossi

February 22, 2013 at 12:51 pm

To advance the great new model of Opel in the Apennines Adam hatchback got a new face for its advertising campaign from the marketing division of Opel Italy, who decided to choose a well-known around the world and at home megapopular motorcycle racer Valentino Rossi, whose fans have named him with the respectful nickname Doctor.

2013 Opel Adam

2013 Opel Adam Valentino Rossi Photo

Updated Microvan Opel Meriva

February 20, 2013 at 9:01 am

As Opel company tries to keep up with the new year plans, we have recently seen the new updated Opel Meriva on the spy photos. It is expected that the model will change in its appearance and will get a new turbo diesel 1.6 CDTI ECOTEC. Extravagant microvan Opel Meriva of the newest generation debuted not that long ago – at the Geneva Motor Show in spring 2010 and now we can already see the renewed verion dated by 2013.

2013 Opel Meriva

2013 Opel Meriva Photo

Zafira BiTurbo Model Overview

February 18, 2013 at 9:03 am

Recently in the motor line of the company there was a remarkable event – the presentation of the new unit of Opel – diesel “four” 2.0 with two turbochargers. Engine is placed on the family of Opel Astra, Cascada cabriolet models and on the model of new Insignia. The next car in line for the installation of this engine was listed compact model of the Opel Zafira Tourer. And, according to the designers, with the 2.0 CDTi bi-turbo diesel this five-door model became the fastest seven-seat compact van from now on sale.

2013 Zafira BiTurbo

2013 Zafira BiTurbo Photo

2014 Opel Insignia Sports Overview

February 16, 2013 at 7:09 pm

While most ordinary drivers are trying to avoid the snow that during this winter was a common guest for most of the European cities, the automotive engineers of the Opel are looking for places where there is a decent level of snow, and for a good reason, as the new models of the automaker should be tested in all weather conditions to ensure the safety and reliability of the car.

2014 Opel Insignia

2014 Opel Insignia Sports Photo