WATCH: Opel's huge electric push - new battery-powered Corsa-e

2019-06-19 11:00

Opel CEO Michael Lohscheller has laid out the German automaker's new strategy - by 2024, all Opel model ranges will be available in an electric version.

Opel SA boost Astra range - new Sport 1.6T auto

2019-05-27 10:27

Opel has updated its Astra range with the inclusion of the new Sport 1.6T automatic.

GSi returns! Opel slaps GSi badge on its Corsa

2019-04-12 13:00

The much-anticipated three-door Opel Corsa GSi joins the South African Opel model line-up in May 2019.

Toyota unveils new Quantum, New Audi RS 4 spotted in SA - Top new models of the week

2019-02-23 19:00

Toyota has revealed a host of new models headed for SA while the new Audi RS 4 was spotted testing in Uitenhage.

Next-gen Toyota Supra, new Ford Ranger debuts - Top new models of the week

2019-01-27 10:24

From the SA-bound Jeep Grand Cherokee Trackhawk to the new Ford Ranger, check out some of the top new models of the week.

SEE: Here's how many cars Opel sold in December 2018

2019-01-11 11:51

Opel ended off 2018 by selling a total of 185 cars in December, spearheaded by the Corsa with 80 units.

SEE: This is what cars would look like if celebrities designed them

2018-12-18 17:00

In addition to their luxurious homes and lavish fashion styles, celebrities are known for designing some of the most extravagantly customized cars around. Here are a few examples if celebrities designed them.

Corsa GSi, Crossland X Enjoy, Astra Sport... 7 new Opel models headed for South Africa in 2019!

2018-12-13 13:25

Opel SA has announced seven new models for 2019, along with a slew of updates to its existing range.

WATCH: Not your average vintage car - The Opel Kapitan is an unpolished diamond

2018-11-07 19:30

In the 1950s, the Opel Kapitan offered executive-class comfort at an affordable price. Check out the video and find out more about this vintage German example.

Germany orders recall of 73 000 Opel diesels

2018-10-19 14:45

Germany's KBA transport authority said on Friday it had ordered carmaker Opel to recall 73 000 diesel vehicles worldwide that were configured to fool regulatory emissions tests.

 

New Opel Crossland X Enjoy 1.6TD - Economic, nimble and spacious

2019-06-06 10:50

Opel SA has added the new Crossland X Enjoy 1.6TD model to its range and it will be available locally later in June.

WATCH: Infotainment flagship - Opel's luxury Insignia

2019-04-24 09:54

The Insignia is Opel's flagship sedan and the first to be equipped with the Germany automaker's next-generation infotainment system.

WATCH: Vintage ride - the 1937 Opel Olympia

2019-03-25 09:55

The Opel Olympia was a technological trend-setter back in the 1930s. It made Opel the first German carmaker to build 100,000 models a year. Its exterior hides a modern chassis and engine.

Opel celebrates 120 years with a special edition Corsa

2019-02-21 13:07

Opel is celebrating 120 years of production this year and to commemorate the occassion, they will launch a special edition Corsa 120Y.

WATCH: Opel GT X Experimental gives you a 'digitally detoxed' interior

2019-01-22 06:35

With the GT X Experimental, Opel has presented its vision for next-generation e-mobility. With a pared-down front end and 'digitally detoxed' interior, the compact SUV concept car is a design standout.

SEE: Need a family car? Here are some of SA's most popular MPVs of 2018

2019-01-11 10:00

"MPVs are like the MVPs of the automotive world. Which one is South Africa’s favourite family bus?" Lance Branquinho takes a look at a few examples.

#ICYMI: New SA-bound Opel models for 2019, BMW's new 3 Series driven - Here are your top new models of the week

2018-12-17 08:10

Calling all Opel enthusiasts! The brand is launching 7 new models for the local market from next year, which includes the Corsa GSI and Astra Sport. And, we drive the all-new BMW 3 Series in Portugal.

Corsa, Lumina, Ranger... Here are a few of Mzansi's bakkie icons of the 2000s

2018-11-09 07:51

'From tiny diesels to V8s, the diversity of bakkies marketed in SA after the millennium was fascinating,' writes Lance Branquinho as he takes a look at some of the bakkies from the noughties.

Germany orders recall of 73 000 Opel diesels

2018-10-19 21:00

Germany's KBA transport authority said Friday it had ordered carmaker Opel to recall 73 000 diesel vehicles worldwide that were configured to fool regulatory emissions tests.

WATCH: The Opel Insignia Grand Sport is an unequivocal head-turner

2018-10-16 13:32

Opel's five-door Insignia Grand Sport sedan is a real head-turner. Now it comes with another petrol engine option - a 1.6-litre turbo with an output of 147kW.

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