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    Vauxhall Insignia to go racing in British Touring Car Championship

    You go ahead and try to find a racing series with as high a participation rate as the British Touring Car Championship. With 13 different models from 10 different manufacturers covering 27 entries, the BTCC field is at an all-time high this year. But there's always room for one more. That one ...

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    Vauxhall presents an Insignia for the bobbies at UK police expo

    Badged alternately as an Opel (Europe), Vauxhall (UK), Chevrolet Vectra (South America) or Buick Regal (North America and China), GM's Insignia has been gaining traction around the world. But the latest version isn't targeted at private consumers: it's a police cruiser. Developed with the ...

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    Vauxhall Zafira Tourer concept rocks up ahead of Geneva

    Vauxhall Zafira Tourer Concept – Click above for high-res image gallery
    Opel reached into the future to tease its Zafira Tourer Concept. Vauxhall, on the other hand, is sticking with tradtional photography for its own iteration of the compact people mover. The sleek, seven-passenger ...

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    Opel teases Zafira Tourer concept via hologram

    Opel Zafira Tourer Concept – Click above for high-res image
    We've seen lots of ways for an automaker to unveil a new car. They can do it online, at a special event, at an auto show. They can show us sketches and spy shots, they can give us a full array of photos, or they can make it all a ...

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    2011 Vauxhall VXR8 is all we really want for the holidays

    2011 Vauxhall VXR8 – Click above for high-res image gallery
    Listen, General Motors. We know you're kinda busy getting back on track, jump-starting your IPO, and generally getting your house in order. We appreciate it and everything. But could we ask just one favor? You see this Vauxhall? ...

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    Fiat to supply Opel with a range of vans

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    Fiat and Opel have been dancing at arms length for years. The relationship looked like it could grow closer as a result of GM's recent downsizing, but the Italian automaker didn't end up acquiring the General's European operations in the ...

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    Can a Vauxhall play Bingo? Well of Corsa it can!

    Vauxhall Corsa Bingo Ball Special – Click above for high-res image gallery
    If you thought the current trend of alphanumeric nameplates leaves most cars sounding like places on a bingo card, just get a load of the latest from Vauxhall. General Motors' British subsidiary has outfitted one of ...

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    Report: Jonathan Browning to head Volkswagen's U.S. operations

    Since the departure of Stefan Jacoby, Volkswagen has been hunting for a new helmsman for its U.S. operations. Word is that VW have found that man. Jonathan Browning, a former managing executive for General Motors and Ford, is set to take over the position Jacoby vacated when taking the CEO spot at ...

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    Vauxhall GTC concept completely revealed ahead of Paris Motor Show debut

    2010 Vauxhall GTC Concept – Click above for high-res image gallery
    Vauxhall has beaten the speculating voices of the Internet to the Paris Motor Show punch by pulling the covers off of its GTC Concept well ahead of the main event. According to the company, what you see above is likely to ...

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    Vauxhall shows off street legal (!) 3000-horsepower Red Victor 3

    Red Victor 3 – Click above for high-res image
    The drag racing world is a scary, scary place. It's a realm where engines are built to hold together just long enough to scoot down the quarter mile before they're torn apart and rebuilt for the next run. It's a world where if your vehicle is ...

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    GM follows Chrysler into the lifetime warranty business... with Vauxhall

    That's right. General Motors has taken the bold step of offering a lifetime warranty with all new Vauxhall vehicles it sells. Not surprisingly, the warranty is non-transferable and is only good for the first 100,000 miles on the odometer – apparently their definition of 'lifetime' is a bit ...

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    GM formally withdraws all Opel-related loan requests, vows to finance alone

    General Motors has just announced that it will no longer pursue government aid for its Opel and Vauxhall brands. The reason? Neither company's financial situation has exactly changed since The General first began asking for loans from the EU a few months back, but GM simply says it can't wait for ...

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    Report: Chevy Volt to debut in China early next year as a Buick

    Opel Ampera – Click above for high-res image gallery
    Due to an old-school system used in China that requires automakers to file patents or risk having vehicles copied by others, we've learned that the Chevrolet Volt may very well debut in the world's largest automotive market as a Buick ...

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    Vauxhall's Thoroughly Modern Motoring Manners aims to teach you how to drive

    The new Vauxhall Astra – or something or someone claiming to be the new Vauxhall Astra – has co-written a book on driving manners. The other co-writer is Debrett's, an English version of Miss Manners except that Debrett's has been dispensing etiquette advice for more than 200 years, ...

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    White Out: Vauxhall VXR Arctic Edition revealed

    Vauxhall Astra VXR Arctic – Click above for high-res image gallery
    Vauxhall wants to shed inventory of its old Astra bodystyle and it's using the go-to tactic of a limited special edition to do it. There will be just 500 VXR Arctic Editions will get your polar needles spinning, and the ...

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    Spotted in SoCal: Vauxhall VX220, a Lotus Elise in disguise

    Vauxhall VX220 in a La Jolla garage - Click above for high-res image gallery
    If you spend any time hanging out in the same areas frequented by the affluent, you'll inevitably stumble across plenty of exotic motorized conveyances. Beverly Hills, Newport Beach and La Jolla, California are riddled ...

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    Opel releases updated Corsa in Europe

    Opel Corsa – Click above for high-res image gallery
    Some new vehicle launches come as a surprise, while others are expected well in advance. After Fiat released the updated Punto Evo, it was only a matter of time until Opel did the same with its Corsa. Why is that, you ask? Because the ...

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    Vauxhall and Renault launch versatile new Movano/Master full-size van overseas

    2010 Vauxhall Movano – Click above for high-res image gallery
    Remember the old days before the minivan came along? Well, Brits sure do. Because while America may move around in trucks and pickups, over in the British Isles, the full-size van is the workhorse of choice for movers, plumbers, ...

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    Report: General Motors working on diesel hybrids

    If you want to maximize you fuel efficiency in the city, your best bet is probably a hybrid. On the flip side of the coin, if you do most of your driving on the open road, diesel engines tend to be much more economical than their gasoline-powered siblings. What if you could combine the two, ...

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    REPORT: Opel/Vauxhall CEO plans five-year product offensive

    Interim Opel CEO Nick Reilly has been overseeing the German firm for all of six weeks. And over that scant month and a half, he's conjured the way forward for Opel and Vauxhall and seems determined to leave nothing undone. Chatting with Auto Motor und Sport, Reilly intends to give Opel a little ...


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