https://insideevs.com - Six other models join the five-star club. The all-new Opel Ampera-e could be considered one of the biggest disappointments from Euro NCAP’s latest batch of tested vehicles.
http://www.carscoops.com - Whenever a new electric vehicle is launched, someone somewhere will try to cover a distance longer than its official range, on a single charge.
http://insideevs.com - The Opel Ampera-e, a rebadged version of Chevrolet’s Bolt EV for the European market, might not be the safest vehicle on the road today, but at least it is one of the most energy efficient machines out there. We are not making this statement only judging by its official figures, as the German manufacturer has provided an impressive real-world number – 466 miles (750 kilometers) on a single charge of the batteries!
https://www.autocar.co.uk - Euro NCAP has published its latest batch of crash test results, with six of the nine cars tested achieving five-star ratings with the standard level of safety equipment. The Ford Fiesta, Vauxhall Grandland X, Mazda CX-5, Renault Koleos, Jeep Compass and Mercedes-Benz C-Class Cabriolet all achieved five stars, while the Opel Ampera-e achieved four.
http://europe.autonews.com - Assembly of the all-new Opel Ampera-e full-electric car began in October 2016 at parent General Motors' U.S. factory in Orion Township, Michigan. The Ampera-e is sold as the Chevrolet Bolt in North America.
http://insideevs.com - Opel has already opened its Ampera-e reservation book in Germany, accepting €1,000 pre-orders for its first all-electric model, based on the Chevrolet Bolt EV with 238 miles/383 km of real world range. The bad news is that reservation page states a 2018 delivery date.
http://insideevs.com - The Vatican City State become the second locale, after Norway, to get delivery of an Ampera-e, as Opel handed its flagship over to Pope Francis. Some days its good to be the Pope.
http://www.motorauthority.com - The Popemobile has taken the shape of many automobiles over the years, but the latest is likely the most environmentally friendly yet.
http://www.autoblog.com - General Motors' Opel division gives the Pope an Ampera-E as part of a broader effort to make the Vatican's transportation more environmentally sustainable.
http://insideevs.com - It’s official range rating is 520 kilometers or 323 miles on the (very optimistic) NEDC cycle, but this one went 387 miles/623 km on a single charge. The Opel Ampera-E, like its sibling the Chevrolet Bolt, is a long-range electric car, but who would’ve guessed it could go almost 400.