Opel

Corolla/Auris/Quest obliterates compact/medium segment in October

<i>Image: Motorpress</i><p>Related Links<p>Charlen Raymond<p>Cape Town - There is perhaps no other car in this segment, or any other, that is as synonymous with …

News (South Africa)

Why Vauxhall is likely survive despite a steep sales slump

NICK GIBBS<p>Vauxhall has started selling the Crossland X, pictured, the first of two new SUVs based on PSA technology.<p>PSA Group's strategy to reduce …

Germany

South Korean workers seek assurances over Opel shift to Europe

SEOUL (Reuters) - Opel's plan to shift car production from South Korea to Europe fuelled concerns among workers about a sharp fall in output at …

South Korea

A taste of Vauxhalls to come: 2019 halo SUV teased

It was momentarily flashed up during the Vauxhall/Opel Pace turnaround plan announcement, but this is our first look at the Griffin's new 2019 …

Electric Vehicles

Peugeot Chief Says Brexit Adds Pressure on U.K. Vauxhall Plants

PSA Group is pushing the U.K. factories acquired in its deal for General Motors Co.’s European operations to make a leap in competitiveness to offset …

Business

Peugeot Steers Opel Into Electric Cars -- WSJ

This article is being republished as part of our daily reproduction of WSJ.com articles that also appeared in the U.S. print edition of The Wall Street Journal (November 10, 2017).<p>RÜSSELSHEIM, Germany -- The maker of Peugeot on Thursday unveiled a sweeping restructuring plan for its Opel and …

Electric Vehicles

Carscoops

| By<p>|<p>ShareRedditPinTweetPlus<p>Opel outlined its future strategy which will help it return to profitability and secure a sustainable future for the …

Transportation

Honda says it could not absorb 10 percent tariff after Brexit

LONDON (Reuters) - Japanese carmaker Honda (7267.T) cannot afford the 10 percent export tariff that would be imposed on its British-built cars if Britain had to return to World Trade Organization rules after Brexit, it said on Thursday.<p>The warning is the latest from a car industry worried Britain …

Brexit

Peugeot speeds Opel technology shift to cut emissions

FRANKFURT/PARIS (Reuters) - Peugeot maker PSA Group vowed to move Opel models onto its own technology faster than initially planned to improve their emissions performance and secure promised savings from its acquisition of the loss-making German carmaker.<p>Rapid product launches will complete the …

Opel's new owners: No factory closures or layoffs for now

The new owner of Opel-Vauxhall have says it won't begin mass layoffs of the loss making carmaker it bought from GM. The new bosses said Opel's …

Business

Opel’s New Owner Vows to Make What General Motors Couldn’t: Money

FRANKFURT — It was telling that the first question Carlos Tavares, the chief executive of the French carmaker PSA Groupe, faced during a news conference at Opel headquarters on Thursday was whether he was arrogant.<p>Mr. Tavares, whose company acquired Opel and its Vauxhall brand from General Motors …

Business

Seven manufacturers for drivers/teams to sample at TCR UK test

Share this article on Facebook Twitter LinkedIn Google+ Email<p>The new-for-2018 TCR UK series will offer a taster day later this month with seven cars …

Alfa Romeo

Peugeot speeds Opel technology shift

Money

Opel and Vauxhall to avoid plant closures under turnround plan

, Motor Industry Correspondent, in London<p>Opel and Vauxhall aim to avoid closing car plants under a plan to slash costs, shorten working hours and …

General Motors

LIVE: Vauxhall’s survival blueprint revealed - EVs, fewer platforms and closer links with PSA

<b>► New Pace strategy announced by GM</b><b><br>► Closer ties with PSA for Vauxhall/Opel</b><b><br>► Just two platforms, EVs and lower costs</b><p>Vauxhall and its Continental …

Electric Vehicles

Opel Targets Profitability by 2020 -- Update

German car maker Opel said Thursday that it plans to return to profitability by 2020, but will refrain from plant closures or forced layoffs.<p>The company, acquired by Peugeot SA (UG.FR) in August, said it would create a "profitable business model whatever the headwinds may be." By 2020, it expects …

Markets

News Highlights: Top Company News of the Day

Burberry said it doesn't expect sales growth until fiscal 2021, sending shares tumbling and underscoring the scale of the turnaround its new chief executive must engineer.<p>Time Plays Catch-Up as Print Slowdown Dents Results<p>Time Inc.'s revenue slid 9% in its latest quarter as sales of print ads and …

Markets

PSA CEO says avoiding Opel layoffs depend on restructuring

BERLIN (Reuters) - PSA Group (PA:PEUP) Chief Executive Carlos Tavares said pledges to avoid forced layoffs at Opel will depend on the success of the …

Opel reveals its 2020 vision: Return to profit, new models for SA

Related Links<p>Frankfurt - Opel unveiled on Thursday a plan to jump start its financial performance with a return to profit in 2020 thanks to savings …

Electric Vehicles

This Automaker Lets You Pay With Viral YouTube Views of Its Vehicles

YouTube views are a valued currency for many advertisers. And now, J. Walter Thompson Amsterdam is turning them into an actual currency—convincing …

Advertising

A Dutch YouTuber Dressed As Spiderman Bought A €23,070 Car With YouTube Views - Tubefilter

A Dutch ad agency assigned its own monetary values to YouTube views, and at least one creator walked away with a brand new car as a result. …

Viral Videos

PSA to cut Opel models, curb discounts: Frankfurter Allgemeine

BERLIN (Reuters) - PSA Group (PA:PEUP) plans to cut the number of models and rein in discounts at its Opel division, Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung …

Stock Markets

SA's top selling vehicles in seven key segments: Oct

<b>Johannesburg - South Africa’s new vehicle market surged ahead for the fifth consecutive month in October, with an overall gain of 4.6 percent over</b> …

Trucks

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Opel - Pay With Views<p>236098595.jpg<p>Opel<p>Pay With Views<p>Agency Network: JWT<p>View Details<p>417<p>Opel x French Folks - Un Nouvel Éclair avec …

Saatchi & Saatchi

GM stock rises on forecast, profit aside from Opel sale

It has also reduced inventory backlog.<p>DETROIT — General Motors posted a stronger than expected pre-tax profit for the third quarter before charges related to the sale of its European operations, and shares jumped as GM reaffirmed its full-year earnings outlook and a promise to slash stocks of …

Markets

GM posts quarterly net loss after sale of Opel to Peugeot

The results sent General Motors’ shares up more than 2% in pre-market trading<p>24 October 2017 - 15:04 Nick Carey and Joseph White<p>An assembly line at …

Business (South Africa)

Opel To Dealers: Stop Selling The Ampera-E, We Have Too Many Orders

The Opel Ampera-e (aka the Chevrolet Bolt EV in North America) is one of the best electric vehicle values to be found on the European market today … …

Autos

PSA chief signals possible cost cuts at Opel unit - Die Welt

FRANKFURT, Oct 20 (Reuters) - PSA Group Chief Executive Carlos Tavares has signalled possible cost cuts at its Opel unit, noting in a newspaper interview that production costs were at least 50 percent higher than at the company’s French factories.<p>“My impression is that many problems are due to the …

Germany

PSA CEO Tavares signals possible cost cuts at Opel

<b>Tom Sims in Frankfurt<br>Laurence Frost</b><b><br>Reuters</b><p>FRANKFURT -- PSA Group CEO Carlos Tavares has signaled possible cost cuts at its Opel unit, noting in a …

Germany

Next Opel Astra to be 308-based and made in France?

We've already heard that the majority of Opel products will switch to PSA Group platforms and engines over the next few years, likely bringing Opel …

Trucks