Paris Motor Show to debut Mokka X and Zafira Tourer 0

Next week’s Paris Motor Show will see the debuts of the upcoming Vauxhall Mokka X and Zafira Tourer models, ahead of their dealer launch in October. Both the interior and exterior has been redesigned on the Mokka X, the model also features a new powertrain and Onstar and Apple CarPlay. The Mokka X has proved(…)

Four things you probably didn’t know about the Vauxhall Corsa 0

The Vauxhall Corsa first appeared over 30 years ago, and has since become a popular fixture on our roads throughout several generations – it’s  now on its fifth incarnation – and has sold over two million units, enduringly popular with the young and old alike. Here are four things you probably didn’t know about the(…)

Top ten Vauxhall tips 0

Vauxhall’s most famous engine, the 2-litre 16V 20XE Red Top was produced from 1988 to 1994 and was originally fitted to the Astra, Calibra, and Cavalier. Since then, it has subsequently been fitted to just about every other model. The Nova Sport is one of Vauxhall’s better known special editions, a homologation special for rallying.(…)

5 reasons to buy a Vauxhall Viva 0

The Vauxhall Viva is the smallest car offered in the UK by the car maker, beneath the Corsa and Astra hatchback, and with an entry level price of just £8,745, the dent in your wallet is on the modest size too. As many people will tell you however, just because it’s smaller, doesn’t mean you’re(…)

Anger as ‘fixed’ Vauxhall Zafira catches fire 0

After it was recalled and ‘fixed’, Angela Layton thought she could rest easy, knowing the chances of her Vauxhall Zafira bursting into flames were negligible. Then…you can guess what happened. The Zafira B has been a dark episode for the car maker, with hundreds catching fire due to an issue with the car’s heating system.(…)

10 strange reasons for failing your driving test 0

A Vauxhall makes an ideal car for those first taking to the roads. Its easy drivability eases learner drivers at a gentle pace towards their tests. The driving test itself is a rite of passage for most people, and it celebrated its 80th anniversary last year. Here’s a few of the more absurd reasons why(…)

Vauxhall say Ampera-e not coming to UK 0

The Ampera-e, Vauxhall’s new electric car which was revealed at the recent Paris Motor Show, will not be released in Britain. However, the vehicle – which will be sold in the rest of Europe from 2017, by Opel – will be evaluated by the company to determine feasibility of releasing a future generation of the(…)

Vauxhall nut drives vintage Nova back to its ‘home’ in 400 roundtrip 0

In an attempt to return his cherished Vauxhall Nova to its first home, a Scottish petrol-head has driven a 400 mile roundtrip. Alex Carter, an analyst for the financial services firm Prudential, drove from his home address in Falkirk on Monday to Windsor Vehicle Leasing, so he could see the spot where his red Vauxhall(…)

GM recalls four million vehicles 0

Unclear if recall affects UK cars, but GM has confirmed fault does not affect Vauxhall cars. Four million vehicles worldwide are being recalled by General Motors, in an attempt to cure a software defect that has been linked with a fatality. GM said that the recall was to fix an airbag software fault on certain(…)