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Opel rebuffs latest dieselgate accusation

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - German environmental body claims Zafira diesel emitted 17 times more NOx in lab tests when all four wheels were moving. Opel has branded allegations aired by a German environmental organisation that the Zafira 1. 6 CDTi emits levels of nitrogen oxides (NOx) up to 17 times higher than that prescribed under EU6 emission laws during rolling road testing as “false and unfounded”.

VW hires former Opel CEO as strategy chief

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - VW today named former Opel CEO Thomas Sedran as head of strategy. Sedran is a highly experienced restructuring strategist who devised the latest turnaround plan for GM's money losing European operations.

VW hires former GM Europe chief to steer strategy

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - Volkswagen has hired Thomas Sedran, former head of GM's Opel division, to run group strategy. Sedran is the second prominent recruit to join the embattled carmaker during its diesel-emissions crisis.

Opel Astra Hatch Heads To China As A Buick; Could The U.S. Be The Next Stop?

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - Buick will sell a rebadged version of the latest Opel Astra hatch in China, raising hopes that the car’s next destination may be the United States.