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Tag : Vauxhall

PSA to drop Vauxhall OnStar service

2 weeks ago / 0 comments

PSA Group is pulling the plug on the Vauxhall/Opel OnStar service in Europe, discontinuing it in new vehicles from January 2019, and closing it altogether at … Read More »

Road Test: Vauxhall Grandland X Turbo Elite

1 month ago / 0 comments

Long suspicious by its absence, can Vauxhall’s Qashqai rival muscle in on a crowded sector? Alex Grant finds out.

Vauxhall re-works fleet dealer network

1 month ago / 0 comments

Vauxhall has rebutted rumours that it is culling its dealer network, clarifying that the plans are aimed at widening the service it offers fleet and retail … Read More »

Vauxhall Finance launches first in-house business contract hire solution

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Vauxhall Finance has launched two new finance products, including its first in-house business contract hire solution.

PSA Group CEO outlines plans for UK plants

4 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

4 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

4 months ago / 0 comments

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

Vauxhall Grandland X gets top-of-the-range trim

6 months ago / 0 comments

Vauxhall has introduced a new top-of-the-range variant and diesel engine for its Grandland X SUV.

Road Test: Vauxhall Zafira Tourer 2.0 CDTi (168bhp) Tech Line

6 months ago / 0 comments

Vauxhall’s seven-seat survivor still makes good business sense, reckons Alex Grant.

Electric Corsa to debut in 2020 under Vauxhall turnaround plans

6 months 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

7 months 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.

Vauxhall integrates next-gen infotainment in Zafira Tourer

7 months ago / 0 comments

The Zafira Tourer MPV is now available with Vauxhall’s new Navi 4.0 IntelliLink integrated infotainment system.

Declining Astra sales prompt job cuts at Ellesmere Port plant

7 months ago / 0 comments

Vauxhall has confirmed that it is to cut around 400 jobs at its Ellemere Port plant in the UK in line with falling demand for the … Read More »

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

8 months 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 »

Carmakers launch scrappage schemes in time for plate change

9 months ago / 0 comments

Car groups including Renault-Nissan, VW and Kia have become the latest manufacturers to launch scrappage schemes intended to tempt buyers to new, less-polluting vehicles. 

Road Test: Vauxhall Crossland X

10 months ago / 0 comments

There’s more to Vauxhall’s compact SUV than meets the eye, explains Alex Grant.

Road Test: Vauxhall Mokka X Elite 1.6 CDTi (136PS)

10 months ago / 0 comments

Vauxhall’s first crossover has done well by stradding segments – but does it still have a role in a growing line-up? Alex Grant finds out.

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

11 months ago / 0 comments

All the key news in fleet from the last week… The Government’s final plans to reduce air pollution in the UK are due on 31 July. High ... Read More »

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

11 months ago / 0 comments

All the key news in fleet from the last week… The CIEH says central government must take responsibility for air quality issues rather than passing the ... Read More »

Vauxhall/Opel CEO steps down ahead of PSA purchase

11 months 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.

Road Test: Vauxhall Astra SRi Nav 1.6 CDTi EcoFlex

1 year ago / 0 comments

The eco-Astra asks little for its effortless fuel economy, explains Alex Grant.

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

1 year ago / 0 comments

A round-up of the key news in fleet from the last week… Vauxhall Grandland X Vauxhall reveals Kuga-rivalling Grandland X Vauxhall will join the highly competitive C-SUV ... Read More »

Vauxhall previews Insignia Country Tourer

1 year ago / 0 comments

Vauxhall has revealed its latest-generation Insignia Country Tourer, marking the third variant in the Insignia line-up.

Vauxhall mileage capture app launches for business drivers

1 year ago / 0 comments

Vauxhall has launched a free app to enable drivers to log, submit and track business mileage.

PSA-Opel tie-up to boost technology development

1 year 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

1 year 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

1 year ago / 0 comments

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

Vauxhall cuts prices across new Insignia range

1 year ago / 1 comments

The new Vauxhall Insignia is available to order, with prices undercutting its predecessor by almost £4,000 on key fleet models.

New Insignia first drive opportunity for fleets at Fleet Show 2017

1 year ago / 0 comments

Fleet Show 2017 will be the first UK opportunity for fleet decision-makers to test drive the ground-breaking new Vauxhall Insignia Grand Sport.

New additions to Vauxhall senior fleet team

1 year ago / 0 comments

Vauxhall has made two new appointments to its senior fleet team, with Tim White named national fleet sales manager while Steve Beattie becomes national contract hire … Read More »