In the Driver’s Seat: Opel’s Ergonomic Answer to Driver Fatigue

Opel Drivers Seat Inerior

The new Opel Insignia and new Opel Meriva are in demand: on the market since fall 2013 and early 2014, both models are hugely popular. Since its introduction, over 115,000 orders have been received for the new edition of the Opel flagship. And the upgraded version of the Meriva flexibility champion has been ordered more than 50,000 times in just a few months.… Continue reading

Full Reveal Of Vauxhall Astra VXR EXTREME Concept

One month ago, the first image of the new radical Vauxhall Geneva concept was shown. If you have followed us, then you’ll probably remember its name: Vauxhall Astra VXR EXTREME Concept. It is said that the car produces over 300 hp (220 kW) due to its 2.0-litre turbo engine, which makes it the most powerful front-wheel drive the brand has ever developed. … Continue reading

Season Results: Opel Celebrates Successful Return to Motorsport

What an exciting first season in Opel’s comeback to motorsport! With two brand trophies up for grabs in 2013, the German carmaker returned to the national stage. It continued its great touring car tradition with the 300 hp Opel Astra OPC, for which there were nine rounds of the Astra OPC Cup on the legendary Nürburgring Nordschleife within the framework of the VLN Endurance Championship.… Continue reading

High driving dynamic at a low price ap coilover kit for Opel Astra J

Opel Astra J

The young suspension brand “ap Sportfahrwerke” has a new product available for Opel Astra J; (P-J) sedan without FlexRide suspension (from year 11/2008). The new suspension offers a TÜV-tested height adjustment range (front and rear 35-65mm), which lowers the vehicle continuously. So the sporty ambitioned driver has the possibility to adjust the desired lowering accurate to a millimeter.… Continue reading

Powerful Opel Cascada 147kW 200hp

Opel Cascada 147kW 200hp

147 kW/200 hp, 300 Newton meters maximum torque and 235 km/h top speed – the especially powerful version of the new Opel 1.6 SIDI turbo engine generation makes its world premiere in the Opel Cascada at this year’s Frankfurt Motor Show (IAA) from September 12 – 22. This is the first time Opel will show the high-performance version of the new mid-size convertible that tops the Cascada gasoline portfolio, and that is also clearly recognizable thanks to two exhaust tailpipes.… Continue reading

Four Opel World Premieres at Geneva Motor Show 2013

Opel Zafirer Tourer

Opel presents four world premieres at this year’s Geneva Motor Show (public visitor days March 7 – 17, 2013). The new mid-size class Cascada convertible, the urban crossover concept ADAM ROCKS, the rallye concept ADAM R2 and the Zafira Tourer 1.6 CDTI will all be revealed at the Opel press conference on March 5 at 9:00 a.m.… Continue reading

Opel Zafira Tourer 1.6 CDTI

Opel Zafira Tourer 1.6 CDTI

At the Geneva Motorshow (March 7-17, 2013) Opel will introduce its all-new generation diesel engine, the 1.6 CDTI ECOTEC, in the Zafira Tourer. This new powertrain is the cleanest diesel engine in Opel’s history. Equipped with Opel’s “BlueInjection” SCR technology (selective catalytic reduction), it already meets the strict Euro 6 emissions limits.… Continue reading