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 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

Opel Cascada Price Update

March 10, 2013 at 11:18 am

Couple of days ago great cabrio model of Opel Cascada debuted in Geneva Motor Show. Today we are going to learn more details about the price of this unique and very beautiful model. Opel positions the novelty as a cheaper alternative to premium convertible models. Thus, in Germany, prices for new Cascada will start from 24,945 Euros, while the price tag of the cabriolet Audi A5 starts from 39 250 euros. Opel representatives emphasize that their model is longer than the A5.

2013 Opel Cascada

2013 Opel Cascada convertible Photo

Opel Astra Sedan vs Ford Focus

March 2, 2013 at 12:10 pm

Today we are going to look at one of the most famous models of the Opel – Astra. Family of Opel Astra (hatchbacks, station wagons and convertibles of the past generation) in 2012 has sold more than 52,330 units. Therefore let’s now see how it will deal with the other leader of the market – Ford Focus.

2013 Opel Astra

2013 Opel Astra Bronze Pic

Open-Roof Opel Adam

February 6, 2013 at 9:16 am

The Opel company has officially confirmed that Adam model will appear in the convertible version as well, but however the happy news will be realized not before the end of 2014. Adam is positioned as an open-roof competitor for the DS3 Cabrio and Fiat 500C. Folding roof will most likely be built just like with the competitors – fabric on the rollers, so as not to strongly not raise the price of the model.

2014 Cabrio Opel Adam

2014 Cabrio Opel Adam Photo

Opel announced the price Cascada

January 21, 2013 at 9:28 am

Recently we have learned that Opel began to take the orders on the German market for the purchase of the successor of Astra TwinTop the cabrio model of Cascada. In Germany, the price of the model of Opel Cascada in basic configuration with a 1.4-liter petrol turbo engine with power output of 120-horsepower and six-speed manual transmission is ? 25,945. A potential buyer for an additional charge of ? 1055, will become the owner of the 140-strong version of the model. The car with a petrol engine of 1.6 liters, which develops 170 hp and 280 Nm, the manufacturer estimated at ? 28 245.

2013 Opel Cascada

2013 Opel Cascada Photo

Opel Adam Available Next Week

January 13, 2013 at 11:18 am

Opel at the factory in the German city of Eisenach has launched an assembly line for the production of the new three-door car model Adam. North American concern of General Motors has invested in the modernization of the plant, where today a model of Corsa is produced, a total of ? 190 million. It has been very difficult to manage all about the assembly of the new premium hatchback of the Opel company, as the German company has developed a model for an extensive program of personalization: the choice of the potential buyers are 61,000 exterior design options and 82,000 interior design possibilities.

2013 Opel Adam

2013 Opel Adam Photo