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OPEL Ampera Series/Models Timeline, Specifications and Pictures

Generations: 2
First production year: 2011
Engines: Electric, Hybrid
Body style: Hatchback
 

2016 - Present

After a not-so-good start with the original Opel Ampera, the German carmaker tried again with a completely different car that retained the same nameplate. Designed as a compact hatchback, the Ampera-e was the re-badged American Chevrolet Bolt EV. While the original five-door hatchback featured a gasoline-powered range extender, which also turned the wheels at higher speeds, the Ampera-e was e...

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electric:

  OPEL Ampera-e 60 kWh CVT (204 HP)

2011 - 2015

After the world started to recover from the world economic crisis, the car-manufacturers started to recover. In 2011, GM introduced the Opel Ampera in Europe, also known as the Chevrolet Volt. The world economy was not completely recovered, but GM didn't want to wait any longer. It already showed the concept-car in 2007. It was the first plug-in hybrid on the market and it didn't wa...

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hybrid engines:

  OPEL Ampera 1.4 CVT (151 HP)