General Motors facing backlash in Europe 0

Vauxhall’s American based owners General Motors look set for major repercussions with the German Government. The news stems from General Motors planning to make job cuts and close down factories within its Opel brand, which is known as Vauxhall in the UK. The company’s European operations have been disappointing this year. They posted their loss(…)

Vauxhall Insignia Sports Tourer 0

After already reviewing the Vauxhall Insignia, we take a further look into the Sports Tourer variant of the car. Practicality We start off on the immense practicality that the Insignia Sports Tourer offers as it’s the main attribute which sets the car apart from the standard version. The boot has a capacity of 540 litres(…)

TomTom secure Vauxhall deal 0

The Dutch satellite navigation company TomTom have attempted  to make up for a fall in demand for their devices. TomTom and Vauxhall have agreed a deal whereby a tailor made satellite navigation systems will be installed into Vauxhall cars. The device will come as standard amongst certain models as a dealer fitted item. Sales have(…)

General Motors Chief ready to retire 0

The Chief of General Motors Europe, Nick Reilly is ready to retire. Karl Stracke is takeover at the helm of the European division of General Motors. He is recognised as a major influence in preventing the company from closure back in 2009. They have since prospered to brighter ventures. The CEO of General Motors, Dan(…)

Vauxhall lessen the number of write-offs 0

Today we look back on some news that was reported in the summer. Vauxhall have been doing their bit to decrease the likelihood of writing off a car. Many vehicles have been written off due to the fact that their repair simply costs too much. This particular conclusion comes about as costs are weighed up(…)

The new Vauxhall Astra VXR 0

Images have been released of the new popular Vauxhall Astra VXR. Looks First of all, it looks absolutely stunning, as many would have expected. The car’s exterior certainly gives away the amount of power it has and the performance on the road that it delivers. The aggressive and large 20 inch alloy wheels make the(…)

Vauxhall demand UK suppliers 0

Vauxhall believe the UK motor industry can grow if more suppliers are based here, says the European President of General Motors. Yesterday we reported on how the Ellesmere Port factory is giving back to the community. It is also one the companies most important sites with the new Astra set to be built there. Its(…)

Vauxhall Ellesmere factory giving back 0

Vauxhall have been involved in some events that are aimed at inspiring the young.We take a look at how they have helped give back to the community. Donating to the Barnstondale centre At a centre for the young and disadvantaged, Vauxhall has provided an Astra Sports Tourer. This will help the centre transport people to(…)

Vauxhall engine line-up revamp 0

Vauxhall engines are set for a huge change. Widely reported in the press as an engine downsize, the process will occur between 2013 and 2016. The most noticeable addition is the 1.6 litre turbo diesel. The 3 cylinder petrol engine which will emit less than 100g/km is also another widely anticipated addition. A MDE (Medium(…)