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Vauxhall Viva Rocks Is Priced From £11,530 In UK

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - The Opel Karl has been available as a rugged Rocks model since last year, and now its British sibling, the Vauxhall Viva, has received an identical treatment. Named the Vauxhall Viva Rocks, it can already be ordered in the United Kingdom from £11,530 ($15,268) on-the-road, featuring plastic cladding all around, an increased ride height, silver roof rails, and unique 15-inch bi-color look alloy wheels.

Is China making U.S. irrelevant to the future of automobiles?

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - The first automobile was invented in Germany in 1885 by Karl Benz, but it was the US that led the building of the global 20th-century automobile industry. Through the turn of the current century, the US new-vehicle market was the world's largest, and General Motors was for decades the world's largest car company.

Opel Karl, Adam And Corsa Receive Updated OnStar System

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - Opel’s trio of small cars—the Karl, Adam and Corsa—just received an update. Now, owners of the Opel models listed can now benefit from all the benefits found in Opel OnStar with a new navigation system.

Driverless Tech Pioneer Predicts Multiple Winners In Autonomous Car Race

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - nuTonomy’s Karl Iegnamma says regional variations in driving conditions, rules and pedestrian habits make it unlikely any one company will dominate self-driving car technology globally.

Opel/Vauxhall CEO stands down before vital PSA negotiations close

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - Opel/Vauxhall CEO Karl-Thomas Neumann has stood down from his role as negotiations with the brand’s new buyer, the PSA Group, near completion. Opel said that Neumann, who is being replaced by former Opel/Vauxhall chief financial officer Michael Lohscheller, departs in order to streamline the negotiation processes with PSA to “ensure continuity for the business and its stakeholders”.