Opel will not produce sedan larger than Insignia

December 31, 2014 at 3:50 pm

In an interview with the president of the European Car Magazine division of General Motors, Karl-Thomas Neumann said that in the coming years, Opel will not produce particularly large sedan. According to a top manager, Europe now does not need big cars, and the future of the brand for models like Adam.
Neumann made it clear that the Insignia sedan remains the most important brands of Opel, and in the coming years, the Germans are not going to produce a larger car with the same body. “Segment cars, bigger our flagship sedan is very narrow and intense. Given the fact that our customers are quite conservative in their preferences, we are quite hard to get into this niche. In addition, we believe that now is the notion of “premium car” changed due to the new possibilities of individualization Adam can be considered a modern premium cars “, – he said.

Insignia 2014 pics

Insignia 2014 picture


Benefits of the new Opel Antara

December 26, 2014 at 12:36 am

Opel Antara is equipped with four-wheel drive with electronic control. In normal driving conditions, the engine torque is transmitted to the front wheels. However, when driving off-road or slippery road four-wheel drive is automatically activated and the torque is distributed between front and rear axles in a 50:50 ratio, providing optimal power distribution. Also on Antara as standard equipment is installed the system that facilitates control of the car on the way down. Included, DCS maintains a constant speed when driving downhill, predetermined by the driver via the accelerator pedal.

Opel Antara 2014 pics

Opel Antara 2014 picture

2014 The most affordable and practical cabriolet Opel Cascada Convertible

October 1, 2014 at 7:52 pm

The Opel Cascada Convertible is a cabriolet everyone is dreaming of. It is four seats car with classic lines. The Magna company top can be opened by fob in just 17 sec. It is elaborated; some manufacture fabric layers provide a good temperature and noise insulation. The Opel Cascada is equipped with a modern dashboard with full set of functions, situated in front of a driver, a leather wrapped rudder, LED headlights.

2014 The elegant and practical Opel Cascada Convertible pic

2014 The elegant and practical Opel Cascada Convertible pic

Opel began to produce compact turbo engine

August 14, 2014 at 10:46 am

Hungarian Opel plant in Szentgotthard started to produce a new line of engines Flex, which consists of compact turbine units with gasoline direct injection. New items will appear on the market by the end of this year.

Opel Adam front image

Opel Adam front image

The European division of General Motors has changed its name

August 4, 2014 at 10:43 pm

General Motors has renamed its European division in Opel Group. The headquarters of the group will be located in Rüsselsheim, Germany, while the office of General Motors Europe was in Zurich, Switzerland.

Opel logo Pic

Opel logo Pic

Opel declines production of Ampera

July 30, 2014 at 11:08 pm

German automaker Opel, which is part of the group General Motors, ceases to manufacture electric model Ampera. Executives came to this decision due to low sales of this model and poor demand.

Image of Opel Ampera

Image of Opel Ampera

Opel and Renault presented Vivaro and Trafic vans

April 12, 2014 at 6:59 pm

Opel and Renault Company simultaneously presented a new generation of commercial vans joint development. German and French Vivaro Trafic is available in the summer of 2014. Both cars are very similar in appearance, but the design of Opel Vivaro came out a bit brighter.

Picture of Opel Vivaro

Picture of Opel Vivaro