Rüsselsheim/Berlin. And the winner is: The Opel Astra. Opel’s new compact class star was recognized at the Oscars of the automotive industry in Berlin yesterday evening and won the “Golden Steering Wheel” in the compact class.
Rüsselsheim. The Mokka sub-compact SUV is again the number one readers’ choice in this year’s Auto Bild Allrad awards, retaining its "All-wheel Drive Car of the Year" title in the "Off-road vehicle and SUV up to 25,000 euros" category.
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”.
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.
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.
Opel Insignia OPC Sports Tourer races ahead with (yet) another award.
Dec 5, 2010
For the second time in two years, the Opel Insignia OPC Sports Tourer took the “Best Sport Car of the Year” award Friday in the station wagon category at a ceremony sponsored by Auto Bild SportsCars, the sister publication of the German car magazine Auto Bild.
Opel Flextreme GT/E receives red dot design concept award.
Nov 25, 2010
The Opel Flextreme GT/E concept car has been recognized by an international jury for its outstanding design and has received the prestigious red dot award at a ceremony in Singapore.
The Flexibility Champion wins Golden Steering Wheel 2010
Nov 3, 2010
The Opel Meriva has won the Golden Steering Wheel Award 2010 in the compact class. Europe-wide, 40 million readers of Auto Bild, Bild am Sonntag and 26 partner magazines ranked the Meriva among the top 20 out of 42 candidates.
Opel Eye wins EURO NCAP Advanced reward
Oct 4, 2010
Opel Eye to receive new Euro NCAP Advanced Safety Technology reward. Opel Eye is a front camera system with lane departure warning and traffic sign recognition. The ceremony will take place at the Paris Auto Show on October 1st 2010.
First design award for new Opel Meriva
May 21, 2010
AUTO BILD Magazine honours Meriva’s innovative design, confirming success of new Opel design language.
New Opel Astra Wins red dot Design Award
Mar 14, 2010
Only four months since it was launched, the new Opel Astra is on a winning streak. It has already picked up 16 awards. The latest is the prestigious red dot for product design, in recognition of its bold makeover.
Winner of the DEKRA Faults Report 2010. The Corsa D is the car with the lowest defect rate of all models and in all build classes. Based on the data of more than 15 million inspected vehicles, the DEKRA Faults Report is now available online.
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