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Life After GM: Meet The Grandland X PHEV, Opel’s First Plug-in Under PSA

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - Opel (and its UK sibling Vauxhall) haven’t had that much choice when it comes to plug-in vehicles. Under General Motors, the only plug-ins offered for sale in Europe by Opel were the Opel Ampera (a rebadged Chevrolet Volt that was sold for a few years) and more recently, the Opel Ampera-e (a rebadged Chevrolet Bolt EV that has been available in very limited numbers).

New Vauxhall Grandland X Hybrid4 is brand's first PHEV

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - Vauxhall has revealed its first plug-in hybrid model, the Grandland X Hybrid4, which will feature a 296bhp petrol-electric powertrain. The compact SUV will now be offered with a PSA Group-developed PHEV system, which features a 196bhp 1.6-litre Puretech petrol engine mated to two 108bhp electric motors powered by a 13.2kWh lithium-ion battery. The front motor is integrated into an eight-speed automatic gearbox, with the second motor on the rear axle giving all-wheel-drive on demand.

Vauxhall Grandland X 1.5 Turbo D 2018 UK review

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - We try Vauxhall's family SUV with the PSA Group's latest four-cylinder diesel engine to see if it improves the package. Vauxhall's all-important Nissan Qashqai rival mated to a new, PSA-sourced diesel engine. Brought in primarily to ensure all PSA Group cars meet the most stringent emissions regulations, the new 1.5-litre unit officially replaced the 1.6-litre diesel back in May, but this is our first chance behind the wheel of it. We have, however, tried it in a few other PSA Group models, including the recently facelifted Peugeot 308.

Opel/Vauxhall Grandland X PHEV To Lead PSA’s Electrified Future

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - The Grandland X offered by PSA’s Opel (continental Europe) and Vauxhall (UK) brands will get a plug-in hybrid version in 2020. As part of a big electrification initiative by the French group, all Opel and Vauxhall models will be offered in plug-in versions by 2024.

Vauxhall eCorsa name confirmed for 2020 electric hatchback

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - Vauxhall has confirmed the eCorsa name for the electric version of its next-generation Ford Fiesta rival that will arrive after the regular Corsa model in 2020. The all-electric hatchback will sit alongside the recently confirmed Grandland X PHEV, the next Ampera-e and an electrified van in Vauxhall's growing electrified line-up.

2020 Vauxhall Grandland X PHEV to lead fast-paced electric growth plans

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - Vauxhall has confirmed that a plug-in hybrid version of the Grandland X will arrive in 2020, placing the electrified variant at the centre of ambitious growth plans laid out by its parent, the PSA Group. The brand will launch an electrified version of every model in its range by 2024, starting with an all-electric Corsa in 2019.

Vauxhall Grandland X Ultimate 2.0 2018 UK review

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - Does an upgraded spec and a bigger engine make the Grandland X an even more competent crossover? Our first impression of the Vauxhall Grandland X was of a crossover that was perfectly solid but did little to stand out.