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VAUXHALL OF THE FUTURE: NEW DESIGN TALENTS IMPRESS WITH THEIR CREATIVITY

2016-11-24

Luton/Rüsselsheim – Vauxhall/Opel wanted to know how upcoming design talents see the carmaker in 2030 and started a joint project with students at the University of Pforzheim, Germany...

Corsa D Fire Issue - Statement from Vauxhall

2016-11-03

Customer safety is of the utmost importance and we take any report of fire very seriously...

VAUXHALL/OPEL OPENS NEW GLOBAL PROPULSION SYSTEMS CENTER

2016-10-13

Luton/Rüsselsheim – Only two years after the ground breaking ceremony the new, ultra-modern Global Propulsion Systems Center at Opel headquarters in Rüsselsheim, Germany is ready to go into service. The Opel Group includes the Vauxhall brand representing its largest market...

Opel Sales in Europe up 5 Percent from January to September

2016-10-12

Rüsselsheim. Opel has sold around 895,000 vehicles across Europe in the first nine months of 2016 giving the brand its best result since 2011 despite completely pulling out of the Russian market...

CUSTOMERS FLOCK TO VAUXHALL IN SEPTEMBER

2016-10-06

Luton – Vauxhall sold 47, 067 cars and vans in the crucial plate-change month of September with two models, Corsa and Astra, among the UK’s top ten best-sellers, according to figures released today by the Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders (SMMT)...

VAUXHALL ZAFIRA B PREVENTATIVE ACTION ANNOUNCED

2016-05-19

Luton- Vauxhall today announces that owners of Vauxhall Zafira B models will be invited to bring their vehicles back to Vauxhall dealerships so that a preventative action can be carried out to protect the vehicles from the risk of fire ...

VAUXHALL ENHANCES FLEET WEBSITE WITH INDUSTRY-FIRST VIDEO TUTORIALS

2016-04-26

Luton – Vauxhall has enriched its award-winning fleet website to include an industry-first fleet knowledge area with video tutorials to help explain popular fleet terms ...

LINES NOW OPEN FOR VAUXHALL/OPEL CUSTOMER CONTACT CENTRE

2016-03-09

Luton – Vauxhall/Opel has opened the doors to its new pan-European Customer Contact Centre, creating 300 new jobs in Luton and the surrounding area and raising the bar for customer service and retailer support ...

VAUXHALL ASTRA WINS EUROPEAN CAR OF THE YEAR 2016

2016-02-29

Luton – Vauxhall’s all-new Brit-built Astra has been named European Car of the Year 2016 at the 86th Geneva Motor Show ...

VAUXHALL MOTORS CERTIFIED AS ONE OF BRITAIN’S TOP EMPLOYERS

2016-02-11

Vauxhall Motors has been officially certified by the Top Employers Institute for its exceptional employee offerings, for the 7th time ...

VAUXHALL RETAILERS ATTEND OPEL GROUP TOP 100 CONFERENCE

2016-01-26

Luton – A 24-strong delegation of Vauxhall retailers were selected to join 100 of the most successful dealers across Opel Europe at a congress held at its headquarters in Rüsselsheim, Germany ...

OPEL/VAUXHALL ACHIEVES BEST EUROPEAN SALES RESULTS SINCE 2011 WITH OVER 1.1 MILLION VEHICLES SOLD

2016-01-11

Luton/Rüsselsheim – Opel, including Vauxhall in the UK, has achieved its best sales result in four years despite the strategic retreat from the Russian market ...

DVSA ACKNOWLEDGES ROOT CAUSE ANALYSIS FOR VAUXHALL ZAFIRA B FIRES

2015-12-21

Luton – The Driver Vehicle Standards Agency (DVSA) has acknowledged that the root cause of a small number of fires in Zafira B vehicles is improper repair of the thermal fuse of the resistor in the heating and ventilation system, undertaken outside of Vauxhall’s authorised service and maintenance processes and schedule ...

ALL OPEL/VAUXHALL MANUFACTURING PLANTS NOW LANDFILL-FREE

2015-12-17

Luton - Rüsselsheim/Luton. In total 23 Opel/Vauxhall facilities in Europe are now landfill-free, meaning they recycle, reuse or convert to energy all waste from daily operations. With the additions of Luton Assembly and Ellesmere Port Assembly in Great Britain, Europe achieved as the first global GM region 100% landfill-free status for its manufacturing plants.General Motors’ industry-leading landfill-free count now totals 131 facilities ...

VAUXHALL/GM MARKS 90-YEAR ANNIVERSARY AS 500-MILLION LANDMARK REACHED

2015-05-06

Luton/Detroit – General Motors today became the first car manufacturer in the world to produce 500 million vehicles, as Vauxhall in the UK – GM’s fourth largest market – celebrated 90 years of ownership by the US company ...

Next generation of small light commercial vehicles from PSA Peugeot Citroën and General Motors will be built in Vigo, Spain

2015-04-15

PSA Peugeot Citroën (PSA) and General Motors (GM) are announcing today, that as part of their existing alliance agreement ...

EMPLOYEE QUIZ NIGHT AND CASUAL FRIDAY COLLECTIONS WRITE BIG CHEQUE FOR THE MARY SEACOLE HOUSING ASSOCIATION CHARITY

2015-03-09

An incredible £1,000 has been raised by Vauxhall employees for the Mary Seacole Housing Association (MSHA) ...

VAUXHALL MOTORS CERTIFIED AS A TOP EMPLOYER UNITED KINGDOM 2015

2015-02-27

Luton – Vauxhall Motors was awarded Top Employer United Kingdom 2015 certification at an awards ceremony at Old Billingsgate, London last night (Thursday 26th February). The annual, international research undertaken by the Top Employers Institute recognises leading employers around the world...

VAUXHALL APPOINTS SIMON OLDFIELD AS NEW SALES AND MARKETING DIRECTOR

2015-01-27

Vauxhall Motors is pleased to announce the appointment of Simon Oldfield to the new position of sales and marketing director commencing March 1st 2015. Oldfield is a sales and marketing specialist and joins Vauxhall from Mercedes Benz where...

VAUXHALL INSIGNIA REACHES PRODUCTION MILESTONE

2015-01-20

Luton/Rüsselsheim – The 750,000th Insignia has rolled off the production line at the Vauxhall/Opel plant in Rüsselsheim, Germany ...

VAUXHALL PLEDGES MORE SUPPORT FOR MID-SIZE FLEETS

2015-01-13

Luton - Backing up its stated aim to lead the mainstream True Fleet market, Vauxhall is to target smaller fleets operating 25-99 cars and vans with a range of additional support ...

 

VAUXHALL ENDS 2014 ON A HIGH

2015-01-07

Luton – Vauxhall sold 127,398 cars to private buyers last year, making 2014 its best ever year for all-important retail sales according to figures released today by the Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders ...

VAUXHALL’S BRIT-BUILT VIVARO DOUBLES UP AT WHAT VAN? AWARDS

2014-12-18

Luton – Vauxhall’s Luton-built Vivaro van won two What Van? awards at a ceremony in London yesterday ...

ENGLAND CRICKET STAR MICHAEL VAUGHAN BOWLED OVER BY A VAUXHALL AMPERA

2014-12-17

Former England cricket captain, Michael Vaughan OBE, has taken the delivery of a new Vauxhall Ampera extended-range electric vehicle ...

VAUXHALL REVEALS QUALITY SECRET AS 5-MILLIONTH CAR LEAVES ELLESMERE PORT

2014-12-09

Luton/Ellesmere Port – Today, in its 50th year as one of the UK’s most prolific car plants, Vauxhall’s Ellesmere Port factory has released dramatic footage of a vehicle sign-off like no other ...

CHRIS HAWKEN JOINS VAUXHALL MOTORS AS DIRECTOR, BRAND MARKETING

2014-12-03

Luton – Vauxhall Motors has appointed Chris Hawken to the position of Director, Brand Marketing. He joined the company on December 1st 2014 ...

Opel/Vauxhall to Produce Second Flagship in Rüsselsheim and to Invest in New Engine and Transmission Production

2014-11-20

Rüsselsheim. During her second visit to Germany this year, Mary Barra, Chief Executive Officer of General Motors, announced considerable additional investments. Barra confirmed that a new model will be produced at Opel’s traditional headquarters ...

VAUXHALL, A PILLAR OF THE COMMUNITY

2014-11-11

Vauxhall is the proud recipient of the 2014 ‘Community Outreach Award’, presented last week at the annual Northwest Automotive Alliance awards ceremony ...

VAUXHALL CELEBRATES ‘WEEKEND OF GIVING’ WITH £500 OF FREE FUEL

2014-11-03

Luton – Vauxhall is hosting its ‘Weekend of Giving’ at its retailers across the country during the weekend of Friday 7th and Monday 10th November, where customers purchasing a new Vauxhall car or van will receive £500 of free fuel ...

VAUXHALL’S PARTS WAREHOUSE ATTAINS LANDFILL-FREE STATUS

2014-10-17

Vauxhall’s Luton parts warehouse has joined GM’s portfolio of facilities that have achieved landfill-free status. The running total is 122 manufacturing and non-manufacturing operations spanning Asia, Europe, and South and North America that recycle, reuse or convert to energy all waste from daily operations ...

VAUXHALL EXPANDS SAFETY CHECK FOR CORSA AND ADAM

2014-10-06

Luton. Following on-site investigations at a supplier, Vauxhall is expanding its safety check for Corsa and ADAM back to vehicles registered since February 2014. This is in addition to the vehicles registered since May 2014 that have already been communicated ...

HAPPY CAMPERS THANKS TO VAUXHALL

2014-10-06

Luton – Vauxhall Motors has loaned a Zafira Tourer to national children’s charity Over The Wall, for use during their summer camp season, allowing the charity to save an estimated £4,000 ...

 

VAUXHALL 2014 PARIS MOTOR SHOW PRESS KIT

2014-10-02

VAUXHALL UNVEILS ...

VAUXHALL REVEALS ROLL-BACK PRICING AND QUALITY-LIFT FOR NEW CORSA AT PARIS

2014-10-02

Luton – Vauxhall’s all-new Corsa is available to order from October 8th priced from £8,995 on-the-road, with list prices reduced by up to £3,000 versus the outgoing model, despite a huge leap in quality and equipment levels across a simplified range ...

NEW VAUXHALL WARRANTY REFLECTS CHANGING NEEDS OF CAR BUYERS

2014-10-01

Luton – Vauxhall Motors has revisited its Lifetime Warranty programme. From January 2015, all Vauxhall cars and vans will carry a *3 year/60,000 mile warranty with cost effective options for extension ...

AA NOW HELPING WITH VEHICLE CHECKS

2014-09-28

Vauxhall Motors has been joined by the AA, its roadside assistance provider, to help support customers in determining if their vehicle is affected by the steering system safety recall on its ADAM and Corsa/Corsavan models registered since May 2014 ...

URGENT SAFETY CHECK FOR ADAM AND CORSA REGISTERED SINCE MAY 2014

2014-09-26

Luton. Vauxhall is advising customers of any ADAM and Corsa/Corsavan models registered since May 2014 that around 3000 of these vehicles have been manufactured with a steering system part that does not meet Vauxhall’s specification ...

VAUXHALL MOTORS DELIVERS MODERN VEHICLE TECHNOLOGY

2014-09-16

An engine and several gearboxes have been donated by Vauxhall Motors to the Young Offenders Institute in Aylesbury assisting them with opportunities to work with leading-edge motor industry technology ...

VAUXHALL WORKERS CELEBRATE PRODUCTION MILESTONE

2014-08-04

Luton – Vauxhall reached an important milestone on Friday as the last current generation Vivaro rolled off the production line at its Luton plant. Jubilant workers cheered off the Vivaro van, the 957,107th built there...

VAUXHALL ANNOUNCES 550 NEW JOBS AT ITS ELLESMERE PORT AND LUTON PLANTS

2014-07-07

As its business grows and with another new model on the horizon Vauxhall has confirmed that it will take on 550 new employees at its manufacturing sites in Ellesmere Port and Luton, the first significant new-hire programme for a decade ...

VAUXHALL MOTORS ACHIEVE INVESTORS IN PEOPLE GOLD AWARD

2014-06-11

11 June 2014, Luton: Since achieving the prestigious Investors in People Standard across all UK sites in July 2012, Vauxhall Motors has furthered their success and recently achieved the gold award ...

VAUXHALL MOTORS LAUNCH NEW ENGLAND TV AD

2014-05-30

Today, Vauxhall Motors launch ‘Stand Together’, a new Home Nations football TV advert. ’Stand Together’ features current members of the England Football Squad ...

VAUXHALL AND HELP FOR HEROES ARE MATCH MADE IN HEAVEN

2014-05-29

England sponsors Vauxhall Motors and England under 21 Manager Gareth Southgate hosted a special training session for wounded soldiers and veterans in aid of Help For Heroes at St. George’s Park ...

VAUXHALL WARMS UP FOR BRAZILIAN SUMMER WITH FACEBOOK LIVE

2014-05-21

Luton - England fans were given the opportunity to speak directly to their football heroes, as Joe Hart, Danny Welbeck and Fraser Forster took part in a Q&A streamed live on Facebook with Vauxhall, the official England Team Sponsor ...

VAUXHALL LAYS THE FOUNDATIONS FOR TRAINEE SURVEYORS

2014-05-14

Luton – Countrywide Surveying Services has taken delivery of the 90 Vauxhall Insignias for new entrants of its Trainee Surveyor Programme...

VAUXHALL ANSWERS BT’S CALL

2014-05-01

Luton – One of the world’s leading communications services companies, BT, has once again turned to Vauxhall and its solid reputation for reliability, value and durability by ordering a further 242 vehicles in addition to the 692 vehicles Vauxhall supplied in 2013 ...

ENGLAND SQUAD ANNOUNCEMENT MEDIA BRIEFING

2014-04-30

Roy Hodgson will announce his squad for the FIFA 2014 World Cup on Monday 12 May, and will be available to media to discuss his selection at the headquarters of England Team Sponsor Vauxhall ...

VAUXHALL’S MOKKA PROVES A COMPELLING MIX

2014-03-20

Luton – The Vauxhall Mokka continues to ride the wave of success, once again making it to European bestseller just 18 months after its arrival at dealerships ...

VAUXHALL MOTORS CERTIFIED A TOP EMPLOYER IN THE UNITED KINGDOM 2014

2014-03-17

Luton - Vauxhall Motors is proud to announce that it has been officially certified by the Top Employers Institute for its exceptional employee offerings ...

VAUXHALL DELIVERS SCOTLAND INTERNATIONAL TO FANS FOR FREE

2014-03-05

Scottish and Polish football fans will take part in a world exclusive this evening courtesy of the Scotland team sponsor Vauxhall. Fans will be able to watch the international friendly between Poland and Scotland for free on the internet thanks to a partnership between...

GENERAL MOTORS ANNOUNCES EXECUTIVE LEADERSHIP APPOINTMENTS IN SOUTHEAST ASIA

2014-03-03

BANGKOK, THAILAND – GM announced today that Tim Zimmerman, 49, has been named president, GM Southeast Asia Operations. He will be responsible for GM’s expanding operations in the region and be based at the new Singapore headquarters of GM International Operations (GMIO) ...

VAUXHALL SUPPORTS APPRENTICESHIP WEEK

2014-02-27

Luton - Apprenticeship week is in its seventh year and it is the time for businesses, colleges and young people to come together to raise the profile of apprenticeships ...

TIM TOZER APPOINTED CHAIRMAN AND MANAGING DIRECTOR OF VAUXHALL MOTORS AND CEO OPEL IRELAND

2014-02-19

Tim Tozer has been appointed to the position of Chairman and Managing Director of Vauxhall Motors and CEO Opel Ireland, following the departure of Duncan Aldred to become US Vice President, Buick-GMC Sales, Service and Marketing, located at GM’s headquarters in Detroit ...

AWARDS FOR VAUXHALL’S EDUCATION PARTNERSHIPS

2014-02-14

Vauxhall’s commitment to partnering with education has been well recognised over the past few years, and its apprentice, undergraduate and graduate schemes are considered some of the best in the business. Vauxhall’s success in this area has now been acknowledged by a trio of prestigious awards ...

VAUXHALL BECOMES OFFICIAL LIVERPOOL FC AUTOMOTIVE PARTNER

2014-01-24

Luton – Vauxhall Motors will add to its UK football sponsorship portfolio by becoming the Official Automotive Partner of Liverpool Football Club. The deal will run through to the end of the 2015-16 season and kicks off at home to Arsenal on 8th February 2014 ...

ALEX GREGORY STRIKES GOLD WITH A VAUXHALL AMPERA

2014-01-23

23 January 2014 – Alex Gregory MBE, GB rower and Olympic Gold medallist has taken delivery of a cutting-edge Vauxhall Ampera extended-range electric vehicle ...

IT’S VIVA VIVARO IN VAUXHALL’S MILESTONE YEAR

2014-01-23

Luton – Vauxhall built over 44,000 vans in the UK last year, making it Britain’s number one van maker for the 12th year running, according to figures released today by the Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders ...

VAUXHALL POWERS UP THE ACADEMY OF CENTRAL BEDFORDSHIRE

2014-01-21

Luton - Appraised of the success of the new Academy of Central Bedfordshire in Houghton Regis, Vauxhall has presented two vehicles, engines and gearboxes to the organisation ...

VAUX ROCKS FOR SCOTS IN LANDMARK YEAR

2014-01-10

Luton – Hitting rivals for six, Vauxhall was the biggest-selling manufacturer in Scotland last year, for the sixth year running, with 27,739 cars sold ...

VAUXHALL CELEBRATES LANDMARK YEAR IN STYLE

2014-01-10

Luton – Vauxhall was the number one car manufacturer for private buyers in Northern Ireland for the second year running, with over 3,500 cars sold ...

VAUXHALL ENDS LANDMARK YEAR ON A HIGH

2014-01-07

Luton – Vauxhall rounded off its 110th anniversary year in style with year on year sales up by 12 per cent on 2012, according to figures released today by the Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders ...

VAUXHALL SETS THE GOLD STANDARD

2013-12-02

Luton – Vauxhall is leading the way in the motor industry with its new Institute of Motor Industry (IMI) accredited retailer management learning and development programme ...

VAUXHALL THROWS ITS DOORS OPEN TO SEE INSIDE MANUFACTURING

2013-10-31

Luton – For the third year running and as part of the Government’s See Inside Manufacturing (SIM) scheme, Vauxhall has welcomed students, teachers and career advisers to show them the world of manufacturing ...

VAUXHALL SERVICE CLUB REACHES 200,000 MEMBER MILESTONE

2013-10-10

Luton – Vauxhall’s MasterFit Service Club has just reached its 200,000th member. The exclusive club for owners of Vauxhall vehicles that are two years old or more offers significant discounts on servicing and repairs, in addition to being free to join ...

VAUXHALL SCOOPS WHAT CAR? USED CAR AWARDS HAT TRICK

2013-09-18

Luton – Vauxhall claimed an impressive triple award-haul at the What Car? Used Car Awards on Monday, including the headline manufacturer award, a small car accolade for the Corsa and the nearly new honour for the Astra ...

VAUXHALL RETAILERS CELEBRATE 110TH YEAR WITH £500 CASH GIFTS FOR CUSTOMERS

2013-09-11

Vauxhall, the UK’s oldest surviving car manufacturer, is this year celebrating a mammoth 110 years of building and selling vehicles in the UK and to mark this momentous milestone its retailers are hosting a celebratory ‘Vauxhall 110-Year’ event ...

A-DAM GOOD PENALTY: SCOTLAND FAN WINS VAUXHALL IN WEMBLEY SHOOT OUT

2013-08-16

Scotland might have lost against England at Wembley but one lucky Scottish fan left the stadium with a smile on his face, courtesy of team sponsor Vauxhall ...

VAUXHALL & THURLOW NUNN GEAR UP FOR NEW MILTON KEYNES SITE

2013-08-16

Luton/Milton Keynes – Vauxhall Motors and dealer group Thurlow Nunn are to open a new Brand Centre in Milton Keynes next year ...

VAUXHALL AND FOOTBALL ASSOCIATION OF WALES AGREE FOUR-YEAR SPONSORSHIP EXTENSION

2013-08-07

The Football Association of Wales has announced a four-year sponsorship extension with Vauxhall Motors that will see the British vehicle manufacturer maintain its position as Official Partner to the Wales National teams ...

VAUXHALL AND IRISH FA AGREE FOUR-YEAR SPONSORSHIP EXTENSION

2013-08-06

The Irish Football Association has announced a four-year sponsorship extension with Vauxhall Motors that will see the British vehicle manufacturer maintain its position as Lead Partner to the Northern Ireland national teams ...

VAUXHALL OPENS ITS DOORS TO 110 YEARS OF HISTORY

2013-08-06

Luton – Vauxhall will open its Heritage Centre to the public on Sunday 18th August as it celebrates its 110th birthday, giving everyone the chance to see its private collection of historic vehicles ...

VAUXHALL AND SCOTTISH FA AGREE FOUR-YEAR SPONSORSHIP EXTENSION

2013-07-30

The Scottish Football Association today announces a four-year sponsorship extension with Vauxhall Motors, which will see the number one selling car brand in Scotland maintain its position as Lead Partner to the Scotland National Teams ...

Opel/Vauxhall to produce Mokka in Spain’s Zaragoza plant in 2014

2013-07-10

Zaragoza/Ruesselsheim. Production of the Opel/Vauxhall Mokka is coming to Europe. GM’s plant in Zaragoza (Spain) will start producing the successful small SUV in the second half of 2014. GM and Opel/Vauxhall leadership made ...

VAUXHALL CELEBRATES TWO MANUFACTURING MILESTONES

2013-07-05

Luton/Ellesmere Port – In a monumental 24 hours, Vauxhall’s two UK manufacturing plants both reached production milestones with the 250,000th Astra Sports Tourer rolling off the production line at ...

VAUXHALL WORKERS GO THE EXTRA MILE

2013-07-01

Luton – A team of Vauxhall employees have completed a 300-mile cycle ride from London to Paris, raising £10,000 for the charity Help for Heroes ...

OPEL/VAUXHALL ANNOUNCES SENIOR MANAGEMENT MOVES

2013-06-27

Rüsselsheim/Luton. Tina Müller (44) has today been appointed Member of the Board of Management, responsible for Brand Management, and Chief Marketing Officer at Opel/Vauxhall, effective August 1, 2013 ...

VAUXHALL CELEBRATES DOUBLE VICTORY AT FLEET WORLD HONOURS

2013-05-23

Luton – Vauxhall scooped two awards at the prestigious Fleet World Honours 2013, retaining the Best MPV award for the Zafira Tourer and winning the Best Small Van gong for the Combo ...

TELEGRAPH READERS CHARGED UP OVER VAUXHALL AMPERA

2013-05-15

Luton – Vauxhall’s cutting-edge Ampera extended-range electric vehicle (E-REV) has been voted best hybrid/electric car by Telegraph readers at the inaugural Telegraph Motoring Awards ...

VAUXHALL WHEELS HELP A HERO

2013-05-14

Luton – Vauxhall's Help for Heroes Ambassador Private Derek Derenalagi has taken delivery of a specially-adapted Vauxhall Insignia Sports Tourer ...

100 YEARS ON AND VAUXHALL’S 30-98 IS STILL KING OF THE HILL

2013-05-14

Luton/Waddington Fell – One hundred years to the day after Joseph Higginson achieved fastest time of the day at Waddngton Fell Hillclimb in the first Vauxhall 30-98, 33 surviving models – around 20 per cent of the cars left in the world ...

VAUXHALL MOTORS ACCREDITED FOR ITS OUTSTANDING EMPLOYEE ENVIRONMENT IN BRITAIN’S TOP EMPLOYER AWARDS 2013

2013-03-26

Vauxhall Motors has been accredited as one of Britain’s Top Employers for the last three years, coming in the top 10 for the second year running in the 2013 Awards. Based on independent research conducted by the CRF Institute ...

Vauxhall/ Opel and Disney add new dimension to relationship

2013-03-06

General Motors and Disney have added a new European dimension to their 30 year old relationship with the signing of a three-year solus vehicle supply deal covering the entire passenger Opel/Vauxhall car range ...

GM REPORTS 2012 NET INCOME OF $4.9 BILLION

2013-02-14

Detroit – General Motors Co. (NYSE: GM) today announced 2012 calendar-year net income attributable to common stockholders of $4.9 billion, or $2.92 per fully diluted share, down from $7.6 billion, or $4.58 per fully diluted share in 2011, due primarily to unfavourable special items ...

DR. KARL-THOMAS NEUMANN NEW CHAIRMAN OF THE ADAM OPEL AG MANAGEMENT BOARD, GM EUROPE PRESIDENT AND GM VICE PRESIDENT

2013-01-31

The Opel Supervisory Board today named Dr. Karl-Thomas Neumann chairman of the Management Board of Adam Opel AG, effective March 1, 2013 ...

DUNCAN ALDRED APPOINTED ACTING OPEL/VAUXHALL VICE PRESIDENT, SALES, MARKETING AND AFTERSALES

2013-01-25

Alfred E. Rieck (56), a member of the Opel Management Board responsible for sales, marketing and aftersales, has resigned from his position. Duncan Aldred (43), currently Chairman and Managing Director, Vauxhall Motors ...

GM and PSA Peugeot Citroën Provide Further Details of their Global Strategic Alliance

2013-01-24

Detroit/Paris. Steve Girsky, GM Vice Chairman, and Philippe Varin, Chairman of the PSA Peugeot Citroën Managing Board, responded to questions from journalists during a meeting organized at the Maison de l'Automobile in Brussels today ...

VAUXHALL EMPLOYEES GET SMART

2013-01-18

Vauxhall Motors recently relished the opportunity to take part in Travel Luton’s ‘Smarter Driving’ lessons, a programme which is aimed at reducing both running costs and emissions whilst driving ...

VAUXHALL ON A HIGH AS IT HEADS INTO ITS 110TH YEAR

2013-01-08

2012 was another exceptional year for the Vauxhall brand with sales setting records for the company and many products leading their market segments ...

Opel returns to motor sport

2012-11-21

Rüsselsheim. Opel is returning to motor racing in the form of an internationally oriented rally program with the new Opel ADAM and a circuit for the new Astra OPC that focusses on Germany ...

VAUXHALL PLANT LEADERS OFFER INSPIRATIONAL APPROACH TO MANUFACTURING AT BIRMINGHAM SKILLS SHOW

2012-11-14

Vauxhall Motors top plant and business leaders will share their passion for the world of manufacturing with students from various secondary schools this Friday at Birmingham’s Skills Show ...

VAUXHALL ANNOUNCES NEW AFTERSALES DIRECTOR

2012-11-12

Luton – Vauxhall has announced the following organisational change, effective from 1st December 2012 ...

VAUXHALL MOTORS SPONSORS YOUNG HERO

2012-11-09

At this year’s Luton Community Awards Ceremony, Vauxhall was proud to hand over the Young Hero award to both, the runner up and the winner. The award was jointly sponsored by Vauxhall Motors and Develop EBP ...

VAUXHALL TECHNOLOGY SCOOPS THREE ENERGY EFFICIENCY AWARDS AT FUTURE CAR CHALLENGE 2012

2012-11-06

At the Future Car Challenge 2012, Vauxhall once again demonstrated the strength of its low and zero emission technologies competing over a 63-mile stretch from Brighton to London ...

TWO HIGH FLYERS FUND RAISE FOR EAST ANGLIAN AIR AMBULANCE

2012-10-18

Vauxhall’s award-winning Ampera joined the East Anglian Air Ambulance's new helicopter at a fund raising event in Bedfordshire this week ...

VAUXHALL FLEET WINS TOP GONG AT UTV BUSINESS EYE AWARDS

2012-10-11

Luton – Vauxhall has been named Fleet Manufacturer of the Year at Northern Ireland’s UTV Business Eye Awards 2012 ...

VAUXHALL RAISES THE BAR WITH BS25999

2012-10-10

Vauxhall Motors recently added the highly coveted BS25999 certification to its portfolio. This moves the British automotive manufacturer into an exceptional position within the automotive sector having achieved three significant certifications - Top Employer, Investors in People and now, BS25999 ...

NEW OPEL/VAUXHALL ENGINE PLANT INAUGURATED IN SZENTGOTTHÁRD, HUNGARY

2012-09-20

Szentgotthárd. The Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orbán has today joined Opel/Vauxhall Management Board Deputy Chairman, Thomas Sedran, for the inauguration of Opel/Vauxhall’s new engine plant in Szentgotthárd, Hungary, exactly two years after the project was announced ...

GM Reports Second Quarter Net Income of $1.5 Billion and EBIT-adjusted of $2.1 Billion

2012-08-02

DETROIT – General Motors Co. (NYSE: GM) today announced second quarter net income attributable to common stockholders of $1.5 billion, or $0.90 per fully diluted share. In the second quarter a year ago, GM’s net income attributable to common stockholders was $2.5 billion, or $1.54 per fully diluted share.

GM Vice Chairman Steve Girsky to Serve as Interim Head of European Operations

2012-07-12

Rüsselsheim — GM Europe President and Opel/Vauxhall CEO Karl-Friedrich Stracke today stepped down from his position to take on special assignments reporting to GM Chairman and CEO Dan Akerson ...

SCHOOL PUPILS “SEE INSIDE MANUFACTURING” AT VAUXHALL MOTORS ELLESMERE PORT

2012-07-04

As a significant employer and investor in the UK, Vauxhall Motors Ellesmere Port was pleased to support the Government-led initiative “See Inside Manufacturing” for the second consecutive year, by opening the gates and welcoming over 440 school pupils aged between 14-18 to the plant over two days ...