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Aston Martin takes over Opel stand in its biggest Geneva presence to date

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - When Opel said that it would skip the Geneva auto show this year, regular showgoers wondered who might claim the brand's prominent and large stand. The surprising answer is Aston Martin, who see the move as a statement of confidence in the future.

PSA veteran Duchemin will head Opel sales

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - PSA veteran Xavier Duchemin will head sales at the French automaker's newly acquired Opel and Vauxhall brands. Opel said Duchemin's extensive experience will help the company to implement its PACE turnaround plan.

Is The Opel Grandland X Worth Shortlisting If You’re Shopping For A Compact SUV?

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - Although a flagship SUV is in the pipeline, Opel’s crossover family is bigger than ever, as it consists of three models, namely the Mokka X, Crossland X and Grandland X. The latter is basically the automaker’s version of the Peugeot 3008, and it arrived after the PSA takeover. It goes against the Nissan Qashqai and Seat Ateca, it’s decent to look at, and the interior is nice, though quite predictable.

The Anticipated Winners for South Africa's Car of the Year Award

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - In 2017, the Opel Astra was crowned WesBank South African Car of the Year, scoring high marks for its durable structure and smooth driving. WesBank South African Car of the Year 2018 will be announced next month, and car enthusiasts have already voted on their favorite.

Opel to swap Ampera-e (aka Bolt EV) for all-electric Corsa model in 2020

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - It's been six months since General Motors completed the sale of its Opel division in Europe to PSA Group, the French parent of the Citroën, DS, and Peugeot brands. With the sale came licenses to run out the model life of GM-designed vehicles sold as Opels (and Vauxhalls in the U.