General Motors close to revealing Vauxhall’s future 0

General Motors are nearing an announcement on the fate of Vauxhall and Opel. Both brands have been making huge losses for more than a decade. It appears that General Motors have lost faith in both brands to turn their fortunes around. Almost sold Previously in 2009, the Vauxhall/Opel brand was almost sold off. Many members(…)

Will Jaguar takeover Vauxhall’s famous Ellesmere plant? 0

It is no secret that Jaguar Land Rover are looking to expand their capacity here in the UK. One solution that has considered is Jaguar moving in to the Ellesmere Port Plant. Vauxhall’s future is still yet to be fully decided. Jaguar Land Rover may take advantage of the situation by moving into a readymade(…)

EcoVelocity on its way 0

The EcoVelocity event is set for the 5th May to the 13th and many of the vehicles have already been confirmed for the event. EcoVelocity is the UK’s greenest car event. It is an annual show which attracts plenty of fans every year. The Vauxhall Ampera Vauxhall are expected to take full advantage in order(…)

The Vauxhall VXR8 Maloo Review 0

The Vauxhall VXR8 is possibly the oddest shape vehicle seen this year, or any other year for that matter. Looking like a cross between a family car and a pickup truck, the “thunder” truck is perhaps a vehicle like no other. Odd  looking To start with, the vehicle is bright yellow. That alone is enough(…)

The Vauxhall Ampera out now 0

The Vauxhall Ampera has finally been released. The European car of the year has been highly anticipated by the UK motor industry for more than year now. Prices start from £32,250 with the official release date being May 1st. The Ampera is the UK’s first ever range extending vehicle combining lithium-ion batteries and a petrol(…)

Chevrolet’s worldwide sales 0

Chevrolet has continued last year’s success during this year’s first quarter. Their global market share has increased by 6.3 per cent, selling 1.18 million vehicles. That figure is 6.5 per cent more when comparing the same period last year. Chevrolet executives are said to be happy with the progress. Success in America and overseas Chevrolet’s(…)

Chevrolet all set to meet increasing demand for diesel 0

There has been a rising demand for diesel vehicles on the United States following record high fuel prices.  Chevrolet are set to change their strategy somewhat in order to take advantage of a very profitable market segment. The diesel vehicle segment is expected to double by the year 2015 in terms of sales. A diesel(…)

Vauxhall joining the “self driving” bandwagon 0

Following the likes of Google and Cadillac (another General Motors owned brand) Vauxhall have began developing self driving technology. This particular technology maybe on the roads sooner than you may think. General Motors have said that you could see a self driving Vauxhall on the roads in the next few years. Could we really see(…)

When a $7.7 million pay cheque not enough 0

The General Motors CEO Dan Akerson was paid $7.7 million (approximately £4.7 million) for last year. That’s more than the profit Opel/Vauxhall have made over the last 12 years. General Motors success in 2011 Despite the Vauxhall/Opel brand making heavy losses, the General Motors brand rose to prosperity in 2011 thanks to wonderful worldwide sales(…)