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Opel Awards - Zafira Tourer wins Golden Steering Wheel 2012 award

Zafira Tourer wins “Golden Steering Wheel 2012” award

  • Nov 8, 2012

This important European car prize is just the latest in a long string of successes for the Rüsselsheim car maker: both of the Zafira's predecessors won this accolade in 1999 and then again in 2005.

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Opel - Astra GTC wins red dot design award

Astra GTC wins red dot design award 2012

  • Jul 3, 2012

The Opel Astra GTC has been given the prestigious "red dot design award" by a panel of international judges in this year's product design category.

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Opel Ampera Celebrates Double Win at the 10th Internet Auto Award

Opel Ampera Celebrates Double Win at the “10th Internet Auto Award”

  • Mar 7, 2012

After the start of deliveries to customers, the Opel Ampera has won two prizes in the “10th Internet Auto Award” sponsored by the AutoScout24 website. The Ampera scored an overall victory by winning in the segment “most popular car newcomer in Europe” and in the category “electric vehicles”.

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Opel - Ampera and Volt voted “Car of the Year 2012”

Ampera and Volt voted “Car of the Year 2012”

  • Mar 5, 2012

Geneva. The Opel Ampera and the Chevrolet Volt have today won the “Car of the Year 2012” award. By handing victory to the revolutionary electric vehicles, the panel of judges, made up of 59 leading automotive journalists from 23 European nations, paid tribute to General Motor’s innovative foresight.

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Opel - DEKRA Report 2012: Astra and Insignia Get Top Marks for Quality

DEKRA Report 2012: Astra and Insignia Get Top Marks for Quality

  • Jan 12, 2012

The Opel Astra is the vehicle with the fewest faults according to the results of the “DEKRA Used Car Report 2012”. This time the Opel Insignia was narrowly beaten by the Astra and comes second in the “best individual car” ranking.

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