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Tag : Opel

PSA Group CEO outlines plans for UK plants

11 months ago / 0 comments

PSA Group and the Unite union are in talks over the future of Vauxhall’s plants as Group CEO Carlos Tavares reaffirms his intentions to keep the … Read More »

PSA to electrify across all brands and reenter US market

11 months ago / 0 comments

PSA Group CEO Carlos Tavares has confirmed that every model of PSA vehicle will be offered with electrification as an option, at the Automotive News World … Read More »

Vauxhall appoints new managing director

11 months ago / 0 comments

Groupe PSA has appointed Stephen Norman as managing director of Vauxhall Motors and Opel Ireland, effective from 1 February.

Electric Corsa to debut in 2020 under Vauxhall turnaround plans

1 year ago / 0 comments

Vauxhall, and sibling Opel, is to debut a next-generation electric Corsa and a plug-in hybrid version of its Grandland X crossover by 2020 under post-takeover plans … Read More »

PSA and BNP Paribas close acquisition of Opel-Vauxhall financial ops

1 year ago / 0 comments

Opel and Vauxhall’s financial operations have now been hived off into a new automotive finance company, jointly owned by PSA and the French bank BNP Paribas.

Grandland X will be Vauxhall’s first plug-in hybrid

1 year ago / 0 comments

The Grandland X crossover will be Vauxhall’s first plug-in hybrid, utilising technology from parent company PSA Group, suggesting Peugeot, Citroen and DS could offer similar products … Read More »

Fleet World’s five-minute industry briefing: This week’s top stories

1 year ago / 0 comments

This week’s top fleet industry stories… Pay-per-mile road pricing plans could double cost of driving in London Plans to introduce pay-per-mile road pricing in London would … Read More »

Fleet World’s five-minute industry briefing: This week’s top stories

1 year ago / 0 comments

All the key news in fleet from the last week… Air quality plans unfairly shift burden on local authorities, says CIEH Recently announced air quality plans … Read More »

Vauxhall/Opel CEO steps down ahead of PSA purchase

2 years ago / 1 comments

Vauxhall/Opel CEO, Dr Karl-Thomas Neumann, has stepped down from his position and will leave the company once its sale to PSA Group has completed.

PSA-Opel tie-up to boost technology development

2 years ago / 0 comments

The combined PSA-Opel group will benefit from a ‘step-change’ in vehicle development thanks to its new scale, according to industry experts.

Vauxhall’s future uncertain under new PSA ownership

2 years ago / 0 comments

The future of Vauxhall has been thrown into doubt following the sale of parent company GM Europe to PSA.

PSA confirms €2.2bn Vauxhall/Opel buyout

2 years ago / 0 comments

GM’s Vauxhall and Opel business has been sold to the PSA Group for €2.2 billion.