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Report: Opel to dodge diesel scandal unlike Fiat

Report: Opel to dodge diesel scandal unlike Fiat

General Motors’ Opel and Fiat Chrysler are both involved in diesel emissions scandals following German accusations and upcoming measures to be taken. Opel has met with the German authorities in an attempt to fix the issues and according to experts, the carmaker will make face with just some warnings. The […]

Opel dismisses emissions cheating allegations

Opel dismisses emissions cheating allegations

Following recent media reports that Opel is using an illegal emissions software, the CEO of General Motors’ division rejected allegations through a statement. The German authorities are investigating Fiat and Opel, following an inquiry over emissions levels of all automakers’ diesel models in the country, summoning their representatives for a […]

French investigators also found emissions irregularities

French investigators also found emissions irregularities

Following an injury over the diesels’ emissions levels, the French authorities found some data anomalies, as tests revealed big gaps between laboratory tests and real-world ones. The French regulators started last year to perform emissions tests on about 100 diesel cars sold in the country, evidently following Volkswagen’s disclosure of […]

630,000 cars to be recalled in Germany over emissions irregularities

630,000 cars to be recalled in Germany over emissions irregularities

Following an investigation by the local authorities, German automakers voluntarily agreed to recall 630,000 diesels to fix their emissions systems. The German Federal Motor Transport Authority promptly started last year an investigation on all carmakers in the country after Volkswagen admitted it cheated on the emissions tests. The body recently […]

Digital artist imagines next generation 2017 Opel Insignia

Digital artist imagines next generation 2017 Opel Insignia

The German automaker is diligently preparing the next generation of its midsized Insignia and we’re pretty sure in about a year from now we’ll be met by the official premiere. But before that happens we can still unofficially preview the new generation model thanks to renders from the crop of […]

Opel to provide additional fuel and emissions figures

Opel to provide additional fuel and emissions figures

Opel announced that starting from summer it would provide additional info on the official fuel consumption and CO2 emissions, under the upcoming WLTP test cycle procedure. From the end of June, and in addition to the official fuel consumption and CO2 information on Opel models, the automaker said it would […]