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Vauxhall's long lost sports car - the original GT Concept

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - When Vauxhall-Opel’s designers set out a few months ago to uncover the all-important history that would provide provenance for their latest Geneva design study - called GT Concept - they at first came up with two important sports car proposals of the 1960s: the German-built Opel Experimental GT of 1965 and the British-made Vauxhall XVR of 1966. Both were sports cars, designed to alert an audience to the fact that, after the recent opening of design centres remote from the parent company’s US headquarters, Vauxhall and Opel now had the capability to design fully-fledged cars of their own.

Opel Zafira Tourer Loses Boomerang Headlights, Gets Astra Face

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - The new Opel/Vauxhall Zafira Tourer MPV is getting ready for its first facelift, with the update to bring it in line with the new corporal identity and add more safety features.

Opel shows off GT sports car but says a production version is not planned

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - Opel/Vauxhall said its GT Concept that will be unveiled at the Geneva auto show is unlikely to go into production. Opel released images of the concept for a small sports coupe.

Opel Achieves Best European Sales Results Since 2011 with Over 1.1 Million Vehicles Sold

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - Opel (including Vauxhall in the UK) has achieved its best sales result in four years despite the strategic retreat from the Russian market. According to preliminary data, the company delivered more than 1.1 million vehicles in 2015. This represents an increase of over 35,000 units or 3.3 percent compared to 2014, growing slightly stronger than the overall European market.

What Happens When You Fill up With the Wrong Fuel? (with video)

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - Putting regular gas into a diesel fuel tank or vice versa is never a good idea. The chances of the vehicle even running are slim, but the team at Fifth Gear decided to see if they could run their car on the wrong fuel.