http://www.autoexpress.co.uk - Falling sales of the Vauxhall Astra are being blamed for 400 job losses at Ellesmere Port.
http://europe.autonews.com - PSA is cutting a quarter of the workforce at Vauxhall's Ellesmere Port factory in England. The plant builds Opel and Vauxhall Astra cars for European markets.
http://europe.autonews.com - PSA is cutting a quarter of the workforce at Vauxhall's Ellesmere Port factory in England, sources said. The plant builds Opel and Vauxhall Astra cars for European markets.
https://www.autocar.co.uk - Every car I’ve ever owned has lost money - until now. Thanks to the raft of car scrappage schemes launched recently, my 95,000-mile, Euro 4, 2006-registered Vauxhall Astra 1.
http://www.kentonline.co.uk - Vauxhall’s Cascada is a surprisingly rare sight on our roads. Yes, there’s a somewhat unfashionable Griffin adorning the front of the car and, yes, it does share quite a few parts with both the Insignia and the Astra, riding on the same platform as the latter. The Cascada, however, occupies a slot in the class above, offering D segment space – the equivalent of a Mercedes C-Class or BMW 3 Series – for the price of a C segment motor, which includes the BMW 2 Series or Audi A3 among its ranks.
http://wardsauto.com - The Ellesmere Port plant has built all seven generations of the Astra, exporting more than 2 million units to 25 European markets as well as to Australia in the early years.
https://www.autocar.co.uk - Subaru has pulled the covers off its all-new Impreza at the Frankfurt motor show with bold promises for high safety and good handling. Built on Subaru’s latest underpinnings and using all-wheel drive as standard, the fifth-generation Impreza serves as a left field C-segment alternative to the likes of the Ford Focus and Vauxhall Astra.
https://www.ft.com - Some fear new owners PSA will end UK production of Astra after nearly four decades.
https://www.autocar.co.uk - High-ranking version of Hyundai’s well-refined estate comes with a generous technical features listAlthough Hyundai’s i30 Tourer slots into a segment that has seen demand rocket by 40% since 2016, it does so with estate versions of the Vauxhall Astra, Ford Focus and Volkswagen Golf as rivals. That’s not an easy bunch to beat.
http://www.autoexpress.co.uk - The Volkswagen Golf is the 2017 Auto Express Compact Family Car of the Year, with the Skoda Octavia and Vauxhall Astra commended.