Opel Adam R2 on the European routes

December 18, 2014 at 2:39 am

Opel ADAM R2 caused a furore in the European race tracks and showed itself a worthy competitor in the first year of the international registration (homologation). In 39 races pilots who was riding the 190-hp strong Adam R2, scored 28 victories in the class / division and four national championships.
Last weekend Adam R2 racing unit Opel Motorsport improved results during the French Rally. In the season finale pilot Yoan Bonato beat 42 rivals in the Rally du Var in southern France, was the winner of the season and won the championship in the category R2. Charlotte Berton for the fifth time confirmed its success, winning the Women’s Championship Rally of France.

Opel Adam R2 image

Opel Adam R2 pics

The new hot-hatch Opel Corsa OPC

December 15, 2014 at 3:50 pm

The new updated hatchback Opel Corsa OPC will be quite powerful. It will be equipped with a new generation of 210 horse powers gasoline engine. This is stated in an internal document of the German company, at the disposal of the Spanish edition of Actualidad Motor. Such power to hot-hatch will issue 1.6-liter four-cylinder turbo engine, which can work together with six-speed manual gearbox. Previously it was assumed that the new engine family will receive SIDI Ecotec, which is a 200-horsepower version is installed on a convertible Cascada and trehdverka Astra GTC. The same 210-hp engine was the previous “charged” “Corsa” in the modification Nurnberg ring Edition.

Opel Corsa OPC 2015  image

Opel Corsa OPC 2015 pics

New Opel Adam Rocks in series

December 13, 2014 at 11:53 pm

The new version of C1 was increased ground clearance, a folding soft top and numerous security features of plastic. Gamma motor vehicle, according to preliminary data, will remain the same. Recall, the company introduced the Citroen C1 compact van this year. The length of the vehicle was 3.46 m, and was comparable in this indicator with common platform of Peugeot 108. The car is available in three body styles to choose from: three- and five-door hatchback, and with an open top. A distinctive feature of the exterior of the car is LED headlights and a large glass area of the body.

Opel Adam Rocks pics

Opel Adam Rocks picture

Opel showed the car that will replace the Daewoo Matiz

December 11, 2014 at 5:55 pm

Opel has officially unveiled its smallest model hatchback Karl.
German Automaker revealed the appearance and characteristics of the new hatchback Opel, model Karl, named in honor of Charles Opel, son of the founder of the brand. According to the publication, the new, built on the platform of the new global concern General Motors, the European market will replace the Chevrolet Spark, in some markets, better known as the Daewoo Matiz.
In this case, Opel Karl, whose debut is scheduled for the spring motor show in Geneva, only 40 mm longer Spark (overall length of 3680 millimeters) and, therefore, as much as 340 mm shorter than the Corsa. But, despite its modest size, five-door hatchback is designed for four adult passengers and the driver.

Opel  Karl  pics

Opel Karl picture