News results for "vauxhall"

EU Referendum: Vauxhall's Ellesmere Port factory 'will shut if Britain leaves Europe'

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - Vauxhall will close its Ellesmere Port factory if Britain leaves Europe, it was today warned. Nearly 1,700 jobs at the Cheshire plant are riding on the result of next week’s referendum, as Liverpool mayor Joe Anderson warned that production would be shifted to Spain or Germany. He said it was “unrealistic” to think that General Motors, which owns Vauxhall, would maintain the Ellesmere Port plant if a Brexit vote led to new tariffs on British exports to Europe.

Vauxhall Astra Sports Tourer 1.6CDTi Car Review

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - On a motorway, it is dependable but catches you unawares, like a surprisingly fast donkey. The acceleration is unexpected, and there’s an incongruous dynamism in the upper gears which made me want to buy driving gloves. The handling is stately but confident, the cornering neat. The controls are intuitive and the driving posture is lovely on a long drive, comfortable but not soporific.

Is This Opel's New Insignia OPC / Buick's Regals GS?

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - Opel/Vauxhall and their American counterparts from Buick have been testing the next-gen Insignia and Regal twins respectively for a while now, with the former expected to be launched in Paris this fall.

Vauxhall Corsa is fastest selling car in May

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - The Vauxhall Corsa was the fastest-selling car in May, taking just 12 days to find a buyer. The car was also the quickest to sell in the North East and it ranked in the top 10 cars to find buyers in the shortest amount of time in seven other regions.

Facelifted Renault Clio to go on sale in October

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - The facelifted Renault Clio has been unveiled. Renault's updated mass-market rival for the Ford Fiesta and Vauxhall Corsa will reach the UK in October, with an updated version of the Clio RS hot hatchback expected to follow soon after.

2016 Goodwood Festival of Speed preview

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - The annual Goodwood Festival of Speed returns to Goodwood House this summer from 24 to 26 June. This year’s event will be themed to celebrate humanity’s obsession with speed and will include some of the fastest racing cars and bikes in history. Vauxhall will bring two big cars to the Goodwood Festival.

Vauxhall Corsa review: Griffin marque Red line their supermini

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - The Vauxhall Corsa Red Edition is aimed at putting a smile on the face of those who like a sporty but affordable car. We give you the low-down on the spec, performance and pricing of this funky supermini.