Vauxhall Models

Vauxhall caught up in emissions scandal 0

The Vauxhall Zafira is not having a good month. After undergoing investigations into certain models bursting into flames, the Zafira now has a new problem. It might be fitted with a “defeat device” similar to those found in the Volkswagen emissions scandal vehicles. Two separate studies have released public results that find Vauxhall – named(…)

Vauxhall ‘considering recall’ after Zafira fire claims reach over 130 1

Several Vauxhall Zafira B models have been spontaneously going up in flames. The cars, made between 2005 and 2014, have made headlines this past week, because three mothers came together to create a Facebook campaign dedicated to highlighting their frightening experiences. The sudden fires are suspected to be caused by a fault behind the glovebox(…)

New Vauxhall Astra hits the road 0

The Vauxhall Astra is everywhere. Not only are they incredibly popular in the UK, they’re marketed all over the world. It is said that of the 12million Astra’s sold in Europe, 3million of them were in the UK. Now on its seventh generation, the new Astra promises even more than its six older siblings. It(…)

2015 Vauxhall Corsa VXR 0

Vauxhall are set to release the all new Corsa VXR in May later this year, with the aim to challenge the Ford Fiesta ST as Britain’s best hot hatchback.   Re-worked engine The new  Vauxhall Corsa XVR uses the old 1.6 litre turbo-charged engine from the old version the Corsa with some modifications, changed like(…)

Vauxhall Zafira voted as the best people carrier 0

Fleet Awards have handed the Vauxhall Zafira as the best full size people carrier. The 7 seater multi purpose vehicle has a lot to offer is has been described as excellent value for money by many expert reviews. The Perefct People Carrier Stephen Briers, Fleet News’ Editor was on hand to describe the vehicle best(…)

2014 Vauxhall Cascada Convertible 0

The European market will naturally get the new Vauxhall Cascada in showrooms. The only difference is the Opel badge. Over in America the car has been compared to the Buick Verano. There is a slight gloom surrounding the car however, with some automotive journalists in America doubting the future of Vauxhall and Opel. General Motors(…)

Vauxhall create the most Commercial vehicles in the UK 0

Vauxhall have established themselves as the number one commercial vehicle producer in the UK. This is now the 11th consecutive year that the company have achieved the same feat. The Luton and Ellesmere Port factories create the vehicles, making 58,000 plus last year alone. The Luton plant produced 53,465 vans last year. 58,838 Astravans were(…)

Vauxhall Adam production has started 1

Vauxhall have started the production of their new Adam car in Germany this week. The vehicle is being built in East Germany at the companies Eisenach factory. The new city car will be built alongside the Vauxhall Corsa. Approximately £157 million has been invested by General Motors in the factory. That has already started to(…)

Vauxhall Ampera handed major awards in 2012 0

The Vauxhall Ampera has managed to clean up at many car award ceremonies this year. The next generation hybrid vehicle managed to scoop up an award at the Scottish Car of the Year by winning the best electric car. Up next came the British Insurance Security Award winning the best Green car. At the 2012(…)

Vauxhall Mokka TechLine 1.4 turbo 4×4 0

The Vauxhall Mokka TechLine 1.4 litre is finally here. It offers a decent performance, is quite economical and is priced fairly decently. Practicality has also been praised. The price for all of that – £18,200. The fuel consumption reads at 43.5 MPG with C02 emissions hitting 149g/km. Its top speed hits 121 MPH, racing from(…)