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Opinion: what should have won Car of the Year...

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - Peugeot had a good day a few weeks ago. First it bought Vauxhall and Opel – assuming you think them worth having, and I guess Peugeot’s owner, PSA Group, does, given that it has just paid €2.2 billion for them – and then the 3008 became the Car of the Year for 2017.

Europe's emission limits, small cars far from global mainstream: is this why GM sold Opel?

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - At the 2017 Geneva auto show, General Motors announced the sale of its entire European operations—comprising factories and the Opel and Vauxhall brands—to PSA Peugeot Citroën. German Opel and its British Vauxhall sibling have represented GM's main presence in Europe for decades, but the US automaker was willing to let them go.

Peugeot family says Opel deal paves way for global expansion

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - PSA Group's acquisition of Opel gives the French automaker greater scale to pursue global expansion plans, family shareholder Jean-Philippe Peugeot told a German newspaper.

Peugeot May Have Bitten Off More Than It Can Chew With Takeover Of GM's Opel Vauxhall

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - Peugeot of France left the American market in 1991, but last week jumped back into prominence by taking over General Motor’s European subsidiaries Opel and Vauxhall. The deal is coming under fresh scrutiny from experts, who have doubts it can work, while revisiting the US seems unlikely too

European sales rise 2% amid political uncertainty

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - New-car registrations rose 2 percent in Europe last month even though major brands such as VW, Opel and Peugeot posted lower sales. Growth is cooling amid political uncertainty and a saturated market.

Exotic Cars Dominate In Geneva As Affordable Ones Go Missing

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - Supercars made the headlines but that’s just another way of saying there's nothing very exciting for the real world. The big takeover by France’s Peugeot of General Motors Europe’s Opel-Vauxhall caught all the headlines.