New overview: Opel Zafira minivan part II

January 30, 2015 at 4:19 pm

If someone says that the panoramic windshield is impractical and it is not necessary to spend the money, you can feel free to respond to twist a finger to his temple. Buy this glass is possible and even necessary, if you want more practical and, most importantly, fresh impressions. In the city the windshield would be invaluable! Through it you can see it all: like all the traffic lights, which are almost always overlap the edge of the roof at the crossroads of the usual signs, road signs, signs, street signs and more.
What is interesting to contemplate before the whole city, stretching into the sky when you drive during the night in the center of the big city. You can see the dome of cathedral, facades of historic buildings and neon signs. Such a spectacle can not be seen at a gig! The world ceases to be flat and tight.

Opel Zafira pics

Opel Zafira image


New overview: Opel Zafira minivan part I

January 30, 2015 at 4:00 pm

Against the background of an infinite number of identical cars it is so nice to have a really unusual model. A sure way to create them as such a cool car is, for example, the glass roof! Useless thing! – Say the pragmatists. But it’s not at all. In particular, if the roof is turning the windshield, as in our test Opel Zafira.
Huge panoramic windscreen evaluates the best out of the car. However, the uninitiated it does not appreciably at a glance. Glass roof is closed inside a massive sliding shutter fixed in the grooves guide rails. It looks like a standard headliner. It has also fixed conventional visors to protect a sunny day from blinding the best daylight.
In general, the illusion of a full complete roof so when a friend before you open the shutter wide sweep of his hand, the surprise will have no limit. It seems that you open the door from the inside to the outside.

Opel Zafira pics

Opel Zafira picture

Opel Ampera with an eye on new Chevrolet Volt

January 28, 2015 at 5:13 pm

Car called Opel Ampera is not just a successful experiment to transfer the vehicle to alternative energy sources,
but a full-featured car descended from slipways German automobile company «Opel», takes its rightful place in the car park of Europe.
Although, in fairness, it should be noted that Opel Ampere is the “little brother” overseas Chevrolet Volt, a model adapted to the Old World.
And yet it is a different car than American.
Hungarian freelance designer X-Tomi introduced a new visualization, in which he tried to show the next generation Opel Ampera.

Opel Ampera pics

Opel Ampera picture

Opel has released the 750,000th model Insignia

January 26, 2015 at 5:02 pm

With the production capacity of the plant in Russelsheim descended 750,000th car Opel Insignia. Anniversary model was “charged” versatile Insignia OPC Sports Tourer (Estate), the traditional colors Arden Blue, equipped with a 2.8-liter turbocharged V6.
Opel Insignia began at the factory in Russelsheim since 2008. Large family car D-segment is the flagship subsidiary of the Group for General Motors. The model replaces the well-known and popular Vectra. At that time, no one could have imagined that so beautifully Insignia would replace an outdated model.
Jubilee of Opel Insignia family car is off the assembly line in the Russelsheim plant a few days ago.

the 750,000th model Insignia pics

the 750,000th model Insignia image

Opel has released a new Astra

January 24, 2015 at 4:54 pm

One of the most original debutes of the Opel recently became extravagant concept Monza, whose features were to inherit and serial models of Opel. Part of stylistic decisions away and the new generation Astra, but it seems that in the Opel decided to go the beaten path.
For example, according to the published portal Auto Evolution photographs from winter testing new items, head optics Opel Astra hatchback will be performed in the style of the flagship model Insignia, ie not bring any surprises. The same can be said about the silhouette of the body – it is very similar to the current generation hatchback, except for the rounded lines of the rear. It is possible that this decision has allowed Opel engineers further increase the amount of luggage, informs news.eizvestia.com.

Opel  Astra 2015 pics

Opel Astra 2015 picture

Opel Karl is ready to show in Geneva

January 22, 2015 at 4:51 pm

Contrary to expectations, announced back in September about last subcompact hatchback Opel Karl, it was not shown at an exhibition in Paris, and was reserved for the prestigious Geneva Motor Show. The five-door five-seat version of the new car will be the main spring premiere of the brand. The car, which is stated as a model of the lower price segment (the cost of the basic version – less than 10 thousand euros), will receive a list of options, many of which – for the first time in the segment.
With a length of just 3.68 meters and a height of 1.48 meters, Opel Karl offers enough space for the driver and four passengers. In addition, if the need to transfer large cargo, the back of the back row can be folded so that the luggage compartment volume will grow to an impressive 1000 liters. In the motion model leads new-liter 3-cylinder 75-horsepower gasoline engine.

Opel Karl  pics

Opel Karl picture

Opel is developing electric hatchback Karl

January 20, 2015 at 4:39 pm

The company intends to develop new Opel compact electric car which will be built on the smallest model of the German mark – Karl.
This is with reference to the actual source tells the publication Autobild.
There are some details of the power plant until updates of the car. We only know that the reserve of a hatchback with fully charged battery will be about 150 kilometers. It also assumes that the electric car will be different from the usual Karl. It will have another radiator grill and totally new headlights.
Terms of the debut of electric Opel Karl are still unknown.

Opel Karl pics

Opel Karl picture