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The tuning specialist XS has gone to work on the new Astra plug-in hybrid.

The Opel Rocks-e was unveiled about two weeks ago as an all-electric heavy quadricycle. It is full of quirks and looks like a real toy car. This made it the perfect base for a fun little project by industrial design student Lukas Wenzhöfer, who created the Opel Rocks e-xtreme in just one week

The Barum Czech Rally Zlín from August 27-29 is a twofold highlight of the 2021 rally season for Opel Motorsport. Not only will the world’s first electric rally one-make cup, the ADAC Opel e-Rally Cup, present itself on the international stage at the Czech round of the ERC.

Development of the all-new Astra is fully on target, the premiere of the 11th generation of the brand’s best-selling compact model is now just weeks away.

The long-awaited starting signal for the ADAC Opel e-Rally Cup will be given next weekend.

With the new ADAC Opel e-Rally Cup, Opel is now also electrifying rallying.

The new Opel Corsa-e Rally completed its first outing on a rally with flying colours. At the Rallye du Touquet, the opening round of the French asphalt championship, Opel rally test driver Marijan Griebel and his co-driver Tobias Braun drove the first electric one-make rally car ahead of the field of more than 200 competitors over a total of 11 special stages.

The first ten Opel Corsa-e Rally cars have already been delivered to customers.

Opel is equipping the battery-electric Corsa-e Rally car with a special sound system that makes the car audible during rallies.

Opel has released the first photo of an electric prototype attempting to revive the legendary Manta legend.

As the first car manufacturer worldwide, Opel is currently developing a fully electric rally car for use in a national championship.

With the new Corsa Rally4, Opel is opening a new chapter in its successful motorsport history.

Opel Returns to Japan

Opel continues its expansion outside Europe with a return to the Japanese market announced for 2021.

Erhard Schnell died last weekend in Trebur, Hesse.

The sixth generation of the Corsa is now rolling off the production line at the Spanish Groupe PSA plant in Zaragoza

Opel has become the first vehicle manufacturer in the world to offer an electric car for customer rally sport.

After the signature of an agreement with the works council and the IG Metall and as mentioned in the PACE! plan, Groupe PSA will invest in the Rüsselsheim plant and create the sustainability of the site with the production of the next generation Opel Astra as of 2021.

Opel unveiled its “O-Team” Zafira (Vauxhall Vivaro) Life van. If the name and aesthetics don’t give it away, the van is a tribute to the A-Team’s GMC Vandura from the 1980s television show.

Opel is pressing forward with its export offensive: The brand with the ‘Blitz’ will revive its tradition on the Russian market this year.

Last summer it was reported, to the surprise of many, that Vauxhall was returning to profit under new owners PSA.