2016-2017 Next Opel Insignia and Buick Regal will be inspired by Opel Monza Concept

October 9, 2014 at 5:37 pm

The new generation Opel Insignia will be inspired by the Opel Monza Concept presented at the Frankfurt Motor Show in 2013. For the United States auto market Opel Insignia will be rebadged as the next Buick Regal sedan. The new model with premium and styling features of Opel Monza is expected in 2017. Karl-Thomas Neumann, Opel Chief Executive Officer said that you will see the Monza when you will see the next Insignia. That means, that Buick Regal will also resemble the Monza Concept.

2013 Opel Monza Concept presented at the Paris Motor Show pic

2013 Opel Monza Concept presented at the Paris Motor Show pic


Opel expands the range of engines for the Zafira Tourer

August 10, 2014 at 6:36 pm

Gamma power train Opel Zafira Tourer has been expanded due to the emergence of a new four-cylinder diesel unit CDTI ecoFLEX with a displacement of 1.6 liters, a power of 120 horsepower and maximum torque of 320 Nm.

Picture of Opel Zafira Tourer

Picture of Opel Zafira Tourer

Opel refused from the hatchback design in conjunction with PSA

March 28, 2014 at 4:01 pm

Opel has refused from the idea of developing a new compact hatchback in conjunction with the French group PSA Peugeot Citroen.

Image of Opel Astra GTC

Image of Opel Astra GTC

Opel Mokka To the Front

March 30, 2013 at 10:06 am

The European version of the crossover Opel Mokka increased its passability. The price of new Mokka model in the European market starts from 18,000 Euros, which is not the lowest price in the class, but Opel Mokka is the newest model in its segment.

2013 Opel Mokka

2013 Opel Mokka Pic

Opel Antara Overivew

March 28, 2013 at 12:36 pm

Opel Antara model doesn’t need any special introduction. A collaboration of engineers from “Opel” and the Korean branch of “Chevrolet” made a perfect model that won fame because of the quite unpretentious and relatively inexpensive crossover. A recent facelift has almost not changed its appearance, but transformed the core of the car: interior gained a fraction of nobility.

2013 Opel Antara

2013 Opel Antara Photo

Opel Strategy for Future

March 26, 2013 at 11:12 am

The new head of the German mark, Karl-Thomas Neumann noted that he is up to improving reputation and is going to make it a key strategic goal for Opel. The new head of Opel did not shelve solutions, bugt announced a new policy for the brand, the purpose of which will be a noticeable change of image and reputation of the German brand. At the moment, the long-term plan for Opel is called “Drive 2022″, which includes a new financing schemes, restructuring and other instruments designed by mid-decade to transform the company into a profitable one.

2013 Opel Cascada

2013 Opel Cascada Photo

Opel Zafira Tourer Plant Closes

March 24, 2013 at 9:05 am

Factory workers in the German city of Bochum refused to accept the restructuring plan proposed by the concern GM. Opel representatives reported this week that the workers at the plant in Bochum, refused to approve the previously agreed trade union and company management restructuring plan. In the beginning of the month they had reached an agreement to guarantee the preservation of jobs in all four Opel plants in Germany, in return for the closing assembly site in Bochum by the end of 2016 and the freezing of wages in the near future. In early 2017 the assembly of cars had to stop there, but GM did not plan to completely close the plant, assuming to leave there the production of automotive components and logistics center.

2013 Opel Zafira Tourer

2013 Opel Zafira Tourer Photo