General Motors

Vauxhall Grandland X revealed as GM’s new mid-size SUV

Apr 19, 2017

GM’s European brands Opel and Vauxhall are planning to unveil the new Grandland X at the 2017 Frankfurt Motor Show in September, and to build some excitement a handful of images have been released showing...

Buick Regal GS leaked; potential 2018 Commodore/HSV?

Apr 16, 2017

The case of the mysterious 2018 Opel Insignia OPC (nee Holden Commodore/HSV) prototype spotted at the Nurburgring last week may have been solved, as pictures of the Chinese-spec 2018 Buick Regal GS have been leaked...

Opel Grandland X previewed, RAV4 rival for Holden?

Apr 07, 2017

Opel is previewing its new Grandland X SUV ahead of its debut later this year, set to become the brand’s new mid-size off-roader. This image was posted up on Twitter by Opel boss Karl-Thomas Neumann,...

2018 Buick Regal TourX revealed as Chinese & U.S. versions of Insignia/Commodore

Apr 06, 2017

While the 2018 Commodore and its basis, the Opel/Vauxhall Insignia, have been detailed, two more pieces of the global puzzle remain; the Chinese and North American Buick Regal. This means the Insignia will effectively wear...

2018 Holden Commodore Tourer revealed, new crossover wagon

Apr 05, 2017

The spiritual successor to the 2003-2006 Holden Adventra has been revealed in the form of the 2018 Holden Commodore Tourer, based on the just-revealed Opel Insignia Country Tourer. Compared with other versions of the 2018...

2018 Holden Commodore torque vectoring explained, oversteer available (video)

Apr 03, 2017

GM’s European subsidary has shown a video with its development engineer Andreas Liljekvist demonstrating the 2018 Insignia Grand Sport’s power oversteer capability. Shown on a track, the engineer has a tablet plugged into the vehicle,...

GM adds 220 jobs to support 10-speed auto production, retains 900 jobs in Michigan

Mar 20, 2017

GM is adding or retaining around 900 jobs in Michigan, including adding 220 to increase production of its new 10-speed automatic transmission. Yes, a 10-speed automatic. If you haven’t heard about this before GM has...

2018 Buick Regal to be offered in wagon, first wagon since 1996

Mar 16, 2017

The 2018 Holden Commodore has generated a tidal wave of passionate responses from fans across social media, forums and other outlets. The donor car, the 2017 Opel Insignia, is now being sampled by the European...

Cadillac a chance for Australia, needs bigger volume for RHD development

Mar 09, 2017

Fans of General Motors rear-wheel drive and V8 sedans rejoice, it looks like Cadillac is coming back in four years’ time. Comments made to Aussie media by Cadillac boss Johan de Nysschen at the 2017...

PSA acquires Opel / Vauxhall from GM in €2.2 billion deal

Mar 07, 2017

It’s been confirmed, PSA Peugeot-Citroen is buying Opel/Vauxhall from GM in a deal worth €1.3 billion, excluding the purchase of GM Financial’s European operation for €0.9 billion. There have been plenty of reports floating about...

PSA to buy Opel from GM, agreement reached – report

Mar 05, 2017

Recent talks and speculation that Opel is going to be sold by General Motors to French PSA which owns Peugeot, Citroen and DS, has culminated in a confirmed sale that will go ahead, according to...

Holden Barina AP4 rally car shows promise

Feb 23, 2017

When you think of rally cars, Holden’s Barina isn’t exactly the first one that springs to mind. GM doesn’t compete in the WRC, so cars like the Ford Fiesta, VW Polo, Citroen C3 and all-conquering...

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