OPEL ELECTRIC CARS
The German based vehicle manufacturer Opel, a General Motors subsidiary markets its designed and manufactured vehicles under the following badges outside of Europe, Buick in the USA, Canada, Mexico, and China, Holden in Australia and New Zealand, and Vauxhall in the UK. Opel rebadges the Chevrolet Volt and Bolt under the Ampera name.
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OPEL ELECTRIC CARS IN THE NEWS
2017 Week 23 - Pro EV CEO at Opel replaced by PSA Peugeot Citroen board
Pro EV Opel CEO, Dr. Karl Neumann, is replaced by PSA Group Finance Chief Michael Lobscheller clouding Opel’s EV plans in uncertainty.d.
2017 Week 11 - PSA Group Acquires Opel and Vauxhall from GM
On the eve of the Geneva Auto Show, the PSA Group and GM announced the sale of Opel and Vauxhall brands to PSA Peugeot Citroën. The transaction is valued at £1.9 billion, making PSA the second biggest automaker in Europe. GM CEO, Mary Barra, indicated the two companies could still co-operate on electric vehicle and fuel cell technology.
It is uncertain how the acquisition would influence Opel CEO, Dr. Karl Neumann’s plans to change Opel to an all-electric brand.
2016 Week 39 - Paris Auto Show unveiling op Amera-e
1. For the first time at an international auto show, electric vehicles took center stage at the Paris Auto Show this week, overshadowing new reports of Tesla autopilot crashes, refuted by the company. The prominence of electric vehicles at the show confirms the shift towards the segment. Most of the front runners in the segment were presented there and used the opportunity to unveil new models, such as the Opel Ampera-e, which is the Chevrolet Bolt badged for the European market. VW unveiled its ID concept vehicle and Renault the Trezor.
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