Opel Rüsselsheim builds centre for engines of the future

Automaker investing 210 million euros in Rüsselsheim State-of-the-art facilities to develop and test clean engines 43 modern performance test benches available by 2017 Hesse’s Minister for Economic Affairs Tarek Al-Wazir at ground-breaking ceremony 15 JUY 2014 – Rüsselsheim.  Opel starts major construction project at its Rüsselsheim headquarters: the company continues its investment offensive, allocating 210 […]

Gerald Ferreira

Published : Wednesday July 16, 2014

Opel outlines growth plan until 2022

Market share in Europe to increase to 8 percent by 2022 EBIT margin of 5 percent targeted 27 new models and 17 new engines by 2018 Rüsselsheim. Opel has presented an update of its DRIVE!2022 strategy. The company has set itself five strategic objectives. By 2022, Opel and Vauxhall are aiming for 8 percent market […]

Gerald Ferreira

Published : Thursday June 5, 2014

OPEL Car Sales more than 1 Million in 2013

Opel in 2013 again sold more than one million cars globally Opel again second-largest GM brand Manufacturer continues as third-strongest passenger car brand in Europe European market share improved for the first time in many years 30 JANUARY 2014 – Rüsselsheim. General Motors has published its global sales figures for 2013 and Opel is among […]

Gerald Ferreira

Published : Friday January 31, 2014


GM Europe President Karl-Friedrich Stracke steps down to take on special assignments Rüsselsheim — GM Europe President and Opel/Vauxhall CEO Karl-Friedrich Stracke today stepped down from his position to take on special assignments reporting to GM Chairman and CEO Dan Akerson.

Gerald Ferreira

Published : Friday July 13, 2012

Thomas Sedran joins the Opel Management Board

Rüsselsheim.  Opel/Vauxhall CEO and General Motors Europe President, Karl-Friedrich Stracke, today announced another change to the Adam Opel AG Management Board. The Opel Supervisory Board appointed Dr. Thomas Sedran (47) to lead the newly created Management Board position of Operations, Business Development and Corporate Strategies, effective April 1. He is also named Opel/Vauxhall Vice President […]

Gerald Ferreira

Published : Monday February 6, 2012

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