Tag : Vauxhall

Vauxhall’s first ever plug-in hybrid gets a price tag

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Vauxhall’s first-ever plug-in hybrid (ignoring the extended-range electric Ampera), the Grandland X Hybrid4, will arrive in showrooms in January 2020, priced from £35,590 OTR.

Reservations now open for all-new electric Corsa

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The 205-mile range new electric Corsa is now available for pre-order.

Vauxhall rolls out Griffin trim further

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Vauxhall has launched Griffin Editions of its Mokka X Plus, Astra and ADAM, building on the success of the Corsa Griffin that launched last year.

Vauxhall announces pricing for Vivaro Life

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Vauxhall has announced pricing details for its Vivaro Life MPV, which arrives late summer ahead of an electric version in 2021.

Senior fleet appointment changes at Vauxhall

10 months ago / 0 comments

Vauxhall has appointed Richard Roberts to the role of national fleet sales manager – rental, leasing, company vehicles and Motability.

Interview: Vauxhall fleet sales director James Taylor

10 months ago / 0 comments

One year into PSA Group ownership, the quick pace of change at Vauxhall is setting new foundations for growth, fleet sales director, James Taylor, tells Alex … Read More »

Vauxhall to axe Adam and Viva as part of range refresh

11 months 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 »

Road Test: Vauxhall Combo Life

11 months ago / 0 comments

The answer to small families’ mobility woes isn’t always SUV-shaped, explains Alex Grant.

PSA to drop Vauxhall OnStar service

1 year 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

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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

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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.

First Drive: Vauxhall Grandland X

2 years ago / 0 comments

Is it better late than never for Vauxhall’s biggest SUV challenger, asks Julian Kirk.

PSA Group CEO outlines plans for UK plants

2 years 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

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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

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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

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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

2 years 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

2 years 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

2 years 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.

Road Test: Vauxhall Insignia Sports Tourer

2 years ago / 0 comments

Is this new load lugger a rival to the established premium brands? Julian Kirk finds out.

Vauxhall integrates next-gen infotainment in Zafira Tourer

2 years 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

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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

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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

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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

2 years 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)

2 years 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

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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

2 years 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.