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The 2017 Opel Ampera-e Has Arrived In Paris, Its Maximum Range Exceeds 500 Km
The 2017 Opel Ampera-e Has Arrived In Paris, Its Maximum Range Exceeds 500 Km

29 Sep 2016, 08:17 UTC / The Paris Motor Show has opened its gates to the press, and we provide you with live photos from the event. In this story, here's a look at the Opel Ampera-e

 
Vauxhall Takes Three Awards at RAC Future Car Challenge
Vauxhall Takes Three Awards at RAC Future Car Challenge

7 Nov 2012, 10:22 UTC / British automaker Vauxhall has demonstrated its commitment to being green at the Future Car Challenge 2012, where it won no less than three awards for its technologies. The Ampera had no problems...

 
GM Bringing Out Buick Ampere Next Year - Rebadged Opel Ampera
GM Bringing Out Buick Ampere Next Year - Rebadged Opel Ampera

9 Aug 2012, 10:17 UTC / It seems that GM is very keen to capitalize on the success of the Chevrolet Volt and its other variants, including the Opel/Vauxhall Ampera. Now, according to insideevs.com, next year will bring abo...

 
Vauxhall Launches Entry-Level Ampera in UK
Vauxhall Launches Entry-Level Ampera in UK

12 Jul 2012, 11:25 UTC / If you wanted to by a Vauxhall Ampera but didn’t want to pay one pence over thirty grand, now you can, as they have launched an entry-level version of the Ampera, which costs, just as you had ...

 
Opel Ampera is Europe’s Best Selling EV
Opel Ampera is Europe’s Best Selling EV

27 Jun 2012, 15:08 UTC / While not matching Americans’ enthusiasm for the Chevy Volt, Europeans have taken a liking to the Opel/Vauxhall Ampera, the Volt’s European counterpart. Admittedly, we’re not surpr...

 
Multitude of Ads Showing Pleased Chevy Volt Owners
Multitude of Ads Showing Pleased Chevy Volt Owners

15 Jun 2012, 12:41 UTC / You may think that these ads are just marketing mumbo-jumbo, but it seems that the people interviewed for the making of this slew of ads seem genuinely happy and pleased. We’ve watched so man...

 
Opel / Vauxhall Ampera UK Production to Start by 2016
Opel / Vauxhall Ampera UK Production to Start by 2016

31 May 2012, 12:16 UTC / Following rumors that GM’s Vauxhall plant at Ellesmere had a bleak future can now, apparently, be put to rest. According to thisismoney.co.uk, the Ellesmere plant’s salvation may come al...

 
Opel Ampera Wins 2012 Monte Carlo Rally for EVs
Opel Ampera Wins 2012 Monte Carlo Rally for EVs

26 Mar 2012, 16:58 UTC / The Opel Amera is racking up the marketing victories. After it was named 2012 Car of the Year in earlier this month, it now added some light racing credentials. The plug-in hybrid convincingly wo...

 
Vauxhall Ampera Police Car
Vauxhall Ampera Police Car

13 Feb 2012, 16:36 UTC / We’re getting closer to the police car of the future, where everything runs on electricity. Here’s what a Vauxhall Ampera would look like in Police form, but thankfully this is just for ...

 
Opel Ampera Snaps 5-Star Euro NCAP Rating
Opel Ampera Snaps 5-Star Euro NCAP Rating

24 Aug 2011, 12:59 UTC / Following the Mitsubishi i-MiEV and the Nissan LEAF, it was Opel Ampera’s turn to be subjected to the same set of tests by Euro NCAP. The new range-extending EV managed to reach the maximum po...

 
Aptera Returns Deposits for EV
Aptera Returns Deposits for EV

16 Aug 2011, 15:03 UTC / Not all green cars are heading for a bright future judging by how things are evolving for the Aptera EV or should we say how thing are not evolving. For those clients who were waiting for the Apter...

 
Second Generation Vauxhall Ampera to Come in 2015
Second Generation Vauxhall Ampera to Come in 2015

4 Aug 2011, 13:37 UTC / Recent reports have revealed that Vauxhall prepares the second generation of the Ampera model for 2015. The new model is expected to hit the showrooms costing significantly less than the current on...

 
Opel and Europcar to Offer Ampera as Rental Car
Opel and Europcar to Offer Ampera as Rental Car

11 Jul 2011, 09:36 UTC / German auto brand Opel today announced it has partnered with Europcar to make the recently unveiled Ampera model available as a rental car throughout Europe by the end of 2011. Capitalizing on the A...

 
Opel Ampera Full Details and Image Gallery Released
Opel Ampera Full Details and Image Gallery Released

29 Jun 2011, 09:17 UTC / Having made its world public debut at this year’s Geneva Auto Show (March 2011), the Opel Ampera is to go on sale later this year for EUR42,900, as Europe’s first electric vehicle to ena...

 
Opel Undisturbed by Lack of EV Subsidies in Germany
Opel Undisturbed by Lack of EV Subsidies in Germany

20 May 2011, 11:00 UTC / Earlier this week, Germany's federal government reinforced its commitment to make the country the European leader of electric transportation. Despite the confirmed support for the industry, Ger...

 
Insignia to Get Bigger Brother, Ampera Smaller Sister
Insignia to Get Bigger Brother, Ampera Smaller Sister

17 May 2011, 07:38 UTC / The days when German auto maker Opel was happy with having a limited lineup of models on the market are over. Having seen the ax falling inches from its corporate neck, Opel is determined to make th...

 
GM Working on Buick Ampera. What's the Point?
GM Working on Buick Ampera. What's the Point?

31 Mar 2011, 12:13 UTC / A little while ago, GM managed to make an announcement which looks oddly similar to a footballer kicking his own left foot with his own right foot: sales of the Chevrolet Volt will start in Europe, ...

 
Katie Melua European Tour Backed by Opel
Katie Melua European Tour Backed by Opel

8 Mar 2011, 12:13 UTC / Having seen what the association of the brand's image with a star can do for the sales numbers (remember the Seat-Shakira tie-up), German auto maker Opel is trying to tap into the current music...

 
Chevy Volt to Sell in Europe for EUR41,950
Chevy Volt to Sell in Europe for EUR41,950

5 Mar 2011, 09:04 UTC / As German manufacturer Opel is getting ready to launch the Ampera plug-in hybrid and enjoy the fruits of the brave new automotive world, mother company GM decided to bury all the hopes Opel had of m...

 
Geneva 2011: Opel Ampera Production Version <span>· Live Photos</span>
Geneva 2011: Opel Ampera Production Version · Live Photos

1 Mar 2011, 15:16 UTC / The European sibling of the Chevrolet Volt, the Opel Ampera (or Vauxhall, depending on where in Europe you live) presented itself, in production version clothing, at the Geneva Auto Show which opene...