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Opel Turns Up the Heat on the Corsa Hatchback with GSi Trim

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - The little Opel Corsa hatchback is as humble of a people-mover as any, but if you want some fun with your practical hatchback, you’re in luck. Opel is making a new three-door hot hatch in the form of the new Corsa GSi following the Insignia GSi which we call the Buick Regal GS here in the States.

2018 Buick Regal GS First Drive – The Regal GS We Want Is Not the Regal GS We Deserve

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - Spoiler alert: At some point in this review, I am going to make the idiotic suggestion that the Buick Regal GS ought to come with a manual transmission. I’m assuming you’re all somewhat familiar with the Buick Regal, a lightly Americanized version of the European-market Opel Insignia.

GM Holden Commodore Awarded Top Safety Rating

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - The Australasian New Car Assessment Program safety rating is based on testing conducted by Euro NCAP on the Opel/Vauxhall Insignia in 2017. The Commodore shares its structure with that of the Insignia supplied to Europe.

2018 Buick Regal TourX First Drive Review: Buick's riff on a Subaru theme

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - The TourX is nearly identical to the German-market Opel Insignia Country Tourer, but there have been upgrades and modifications to make the Country Tourer more like a Buick. Mechanically, the TourX shares its powertrain with the Regal Sportback -- except here, the smart twin-clutch all-wheel-drive system, which can send torque across the rear axle, is standard. The 2.0-liter turbocharged four-cylinder in the TourX makes 250 hp and 295 lb-ft of torque and comes paired with the Aisin eight-speed automatic.

PSA Is Already Working On Vehicles For The US, Are Being Developed With Help From Opel

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - Groupe PSA has plans to return to the United States and the company will lean heavily on Opel engineers who previously helped General Motors bring the Cascada and Insignia to America as Buicks.Read more »

2018 Buick Regal Sportback First Drive: It’s a Buick Again

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - Flashback to 2009: Despite offering just two sleepy sedans and one three-row crossover, Buick survived General Motors’ bankruptcy-related restructuring wherein the company euthanized nearly half of its brand portfolio. Buick was then charged with expanding into new segments to fill the chasm between Chevrolet and Cadillac products, an endeavor that occasionally prompts Buick to engage its global partners to achieve—including the 2011 Regal, a mid-size sedan based on the Opel Insignia.

Holden Announces Pricing For Australia's 2018 Commodore

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - Pricing details for the new ZB Holden Commodore have just been announced in Australia. The new vehicle, nothing more than a rebadged Opel Insignia, will start at $33,690 for the entry-level LT Liftback model with front-wheel drive and a 2.