GM confirms Opel/Vauxhall sale

March 6, 2017 Joel Helmes

General Motors sells Euro brands to PSA Group… The deal is now officially done with General Motors confirming it has sold its European car brands, Opel/Vauxhall to the French car maker, PSA Group. The agreement […]

PSA Group deal for Opel nearly done

March 3, 2017 Simon Lai

Latest reports say French take-over about to be confirmed… The biggest car ownership deal since Nissan took a controlling stake in Mitsubishi Motors last year looks set to be signed-off in coming days. As we’ve […]

Opel Insignia production milestone

January 20, 2015 Joel Helmes

750,000 car milestone for Opel Insignia. The Opel Insignia will be returning to Australian new car showrooms soon, this time though with Holden badges. As part of the rebirth of Holden as a vehicle importer, […]

Opel Australia Handbook recall

July 12, 2014 Joel Helmes

Recall underway over incorrect info in Opel owner’s handbook. Owners of Opel cars in Australia should keep their eyes on their letterboxes for a new handbook for their car. Affecting 2012 and 2013 models of […]

GM vows to stand by Opel owners

August 3, 2013 Joel Helmes

Euro brand withdrawn from Australia after disappointing local reception. General Motors has moved to reassure Opel owners that they will receive on-going technical and parts support following the withdrawal of the brand from Australia. In […]

Opel Astra tops reliability study

June 4, 2013 Joel Helmes

European publication finds the diesel Astra just keeps on going. Opel Australia has welcomed news that the Astra has been given a big tick of approval by a European car magazine. The respected German trade […]

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