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Tag : Vauxhall

Vauxhall to axe Adam and Viva as part of range refresh

2 weeks ago / 0 comments

Vauxhall is dropping the slow-selling Adam and Viva city cars next year, as it ramps up the launch of updated or new PSA-derived models in the … Read More »

PSA to drop Vauxhall OnStar service

5 months 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

6 months 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

6 months 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

7 months ago / 0 comments

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

9 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

9 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

9 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

11 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

11 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

12 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

12 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

12 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

1 year 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

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 »

Carmakers launch scrappage schemes in time for plate change

1 year 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

1 year 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)

1 year 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

1 year ago / 0 comments

All the key news in fleet from the last week… High Court rules against challenge to air quality plan Environmental lawyers at ClientEarth have lost their latest … 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

1 year 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

2 years ago / 0 comments

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

Vauxhall previews Insignia Country Tourer

2 years 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

2 years 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

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.

Vauxhall cuts prices across new Insignia range

2 years 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

2 years 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.