2012 Vauxhall Ampera
  • Vauxhall Confirms 200 Retail Orders For Ampera

    Vauxhall has taken 200 retail deposits for its Ampera EV eight months ahead of it going on sale in the UK through a network of specialist dealers. The Ampera is a range extender electric vehicle in the same vein as the Chevrolet Volt on which… Continue reading »

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    2012 Vauxhall Corsa SUV -- Rendering And Spy Shots

    Our spies have caught the forthcoming Vauxhall Corsa based SUV out testing again and we can see enough to produce this rendering of what the production car could look like when it hits the streets in 2012.  In Ireland and on the continent the car… Continue reading »

  • Vauxhall Flextreme

    Vauxhall May Launch Fuel Cell Range Topper In 2016

    Vauxhall has started work on a range topping vehicle to be powered by a fuel cell and which could be launched late 2016 or early 2017, according to rumours. Reports have apparently been leaked out of Opel, Vauxhall's continental cousin, that the company expects to… Continue reading »

  • 2012 Vauxhall Opel Combo

    My Eyes! Replacement for Vauxhall Combo Comes Into View

    ... and we wish it hadn't.  As the Fiat-Doblo based 2012 Vauxhall Combo isn't a looker. Manufactured in Turkey and sharing its underpinnings with the MPV-cum-commercial vehicle from the Italian automaker, Vauxhall sister company Opel has just released this official picture of the replacement for… Continue reading »

  • 2012 Vauxhall Astra Convertible

    2012 Vauxhall Astra Convertible -- Spy Shots

    Spotted at a test track is the 2012 Vauxhall Astra Convertible, most likely badged up as an Opel under all that camouflage (the track was in mainland Europe). This is effectively a replacement for the Astra Twin Top which was discontinued when the new Astra… Continue reading »

  • Vauxhall Ampera

    Europcar To Offer Vauxhall Ampera Rental Across Europe From End Of 2011

    Europcar has announced a deal with Vauxhall and its sister brand Opel to introduce the Ampera electric range extender car to its European rental fleet later this year. Germany will be first to offer customer hire of Opel Amperas in November 2011, followed by Belgium… Continue reading »

  • 201 Vauxhall Zafira

    Vauxhall To Ape BMW In Attempt To Increase Profits

    Vauxhall is hoping to emulate BMW with advanced options packages for its models in an attempt to lift the average sale price and profits for GM's UK subsidiary. On average, the price of each Astra sold in the UK is 11 per cent less than… Continue reading »

  • Vauxhall Astra EcoFLEX

    Vauxhall Launches Astra EcoFLEX With CO2 Output Of Just 99g/km

    Vauxhall has launched a new ecoFLEX version of its Astra compact five door hatch which emits just 99g/km of CO2 and achieves an average combined fuel consumption of 76.3mpg. With revised aerodynamics and technology like stop/start and energy recuperation, the Astra comfortably beats its less… Continue reading »

  • All-New Vauxhall Astra GTC Revealed Ahead Of Goodwood Debut

    Vauxhall's new Astra GTC is now available to order, with prices starting from £18,495. World debut of the Astra GTC is next month at the Goodwood Festival. The GTC, is the third body style in the Astra range, sharing only door handles and roof aerial… Continue reading »

  • Revised Vauxhall Insignia EcoFLEX Dips To 115g/km

      The Vauxhall Insignia has been tweaked to brings its emissions -- and hence tax levels -- inline with its rivals the Ford Mondeo and Volkswagen Passat. A new 2.0 litre CDTI diesel engine, aerodynamic tweaks, low rolling resistance tyres and a start/stop system mean… Continue reading »

  • Vauxhall Astra GTC - First Details And Pictures

    Vauxhall has released the first pictures and details of the Astra GTC, a production version of the GTC Paris concept. Details are very limited, but we can see that the production version has lost the aggressive front fascia, LED fog lights and dual exhaust system,… Continue reading »

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    The State Of British Cars

    Although many famous car manufacturers have come out of Britain, most are owned by foreign companies and few cars are still produced here. Just how many British cars are there on sale? Jaguar, Vauxhall, Mini, Bentley and Lotus are all well-known British manufacturers, but none… Continue reading »

  • 2012 Vauxhall Astra VXR

    Next Vauxhall Astra VXR Shows Its Rear Lights

    Here are the latest spy photos of Vauxhall’s next Astra VXR(also known as Opel Astra OPC in rest of the Europe) testing in the snowy Sweden. The body still wears temporary panels, but we can well see the overall design and also the shape of… Continue reading »

  • New Vauxhall Zafira Tourer Concept Revealed

    Vauxhall has released first pictures and details of the Zafira Tourer Concept that makes its debut at next week's Geneva Motor Show. The boomerang-style headlight clusters are very similar to those found on the Ampera plug-in hybrid. The exterior is interesting, but what really gets… Continue reading »

  • New Vauxhall Antara Priced From £19,995

    The Vauxhall Antara gets a new exterior look, revised chassis settings, upgraded interior and new powertrain line-up for the 2011 model year, with prices starting from £19,995 for the front-wheel drive 2.2CDTi 16v. The all-new engine line-up includes two diesel units that both meet the… Continue reading »