Van drivers wanting to make an express delivery could do worse than hot-foot it over to the Vauxhall stand at this year’s Commercial Vehicle Show at the NEC in Birmingham
The Luton-based company will use the show, which opens on April 24, to pull the covers off two new exciting concept vehicles that build on Vauxhall’s reputation for building vans that love the roads as much as their loads.
Finished in striking Star Silver metallic, the Corsavan Sportive and Astravan Sportive (...) > Full story
The new Vauxhall Vectra will replace the current model in 2008; it will bring with it fresh styling, a new platform and some of the most advanced safety technology yet seen on a production car.
The 2008 Vectra will feature a big, chrome V-shaped grille, faired-in lower spotlights and streamlined headlamps. That sporty feel continues in profile, with a rising waistline and sharply curved roof which flows down to a rakish tailgate. At the rear, bold tail-lights and chrome detailing finish (...) > Full story
With spring just around the corner, every driver dreams of catching some rays in a stylish and dynamic drop top. Now there is a way to get the most Exclusiv roadster on the street at a surprisingly affordable price.
New Vauxhall supersaloon on sale in July, priced at £34,995, 6.0-litre V8, 420bhp, 0-60mph in 4.9 secs.
First VXR model available with an auto gearbox
Motoring enthusiasts across Britain mourned the passing of the Monaro. The only Australian-built car to be sold in the UK offered raw and exciting performance thanks to its 6.0-litre V8 and rear-wheel drive set up. But the thunder from down under hasn’t stopped yet – in fact it’s only going to get louder. Vauxhall has announced (...) > Full story
New Corsa insurance offer saves drivers thousands Let Vauxhall pay for your car Corsa VXR and Astra Panoramic appear in showrooms
Vauxhall has provided a collection of offers to help buyers put a stylish and dynamic new 07 registration on their driveway this March.
Anyone looking to join the 20,000 customers who have already bought the award-winning new Corsa will find that it’s now more affordable than ever. Thanks to a unique insurance deal which could save (...) > Full story
The new Corsa was yesterday named Car of the Year 2007 and Best Supermini by the renowned British consumer magazine “What Car?”. The Corsa beat 14 category winners to take the top honors, adding to its rapidly growing list of European awards. Speaking at the exclusive ceremony held at the Grosvenor House Hotel on London’s Park Lane, Vauxhall Managing Director Bill Parfitt said, “We’re delighted that the new Corsa has won this prestigious award. We know we’ve got this car just (...) > Full story
The Opel Calibra
(badged as a Vauxhall in the UK and a Holden in Australia and New Zealand) was launched in 1989, a front-wheel drive coupé based around the running gear of the Opel Vectra
A, (Cavalier under the Vauxhall
name) which had been launched the year before.
Being launched as a centrepiece to the company’s Centenary celebrations, the VX Lightning is a two-seater roadster based on the same technical foundation as the Pontiac concept Solstice, first seen at the 2002 North American International Auto Show in Detroit. Under the long bonnet of the VX Lightning is a new version of Vauxhall’s all aluminium 2.2 ECOTEC engine, reworked with a supercharger to produce a maximum power of 240hp and 305Nm of torque. A six-speed manual gearbox is mated to the engine, driving the rear wheels. Full story
Vauxhall confirmed that it is to name its stylish new two seater sporty coupe roadster the Tigra - the second niche model to bear the name. The car has its debut at the Geneva Motor Show in March and goes on sale in the late summer. The electro-hydraulic retractable steel roof opens and closes automatically at the touch of a button, folding almost vertically into a shaft between the cabin and the boot. So the new Tigra offers the exciting immediate choice of convertible fresh air or coupe motoring. Tigra will be available with Vauxhall’s Twinport 1.4 litre 90hp or 1.8 litre 125hp ECOTEC engines. A five-speed manual gearshift is standard. Full story