What is the Cheapest Opel?
The cheapest Opel you can get is the Karl city car. In Germany, it starts at €12,010 and can only be had with a three-cylinder, 1-liter gasoline engine that makes 73 horsepower and 95 Nm of torque. The sole transmission option is a five-speed manual. In the UK, the Opel Karl is known as the Vauxhall Viva and starts at £10,485. It offers the same engine-gearbox due as its brother Karl.
What is the Sportiest Opel?
The sportiest Opel money can buy is the Insignia GSi Grand Sport. It is fitted with 20-inch alloy wheels, extra air intakes, and a lip rear spoiler. Under the hood works a 2-liter bi-turbo gasoline engine making 210 horsepower and 480 Nm (354 lb-ft) of torque routed through all four corners via an eight-speed automatic gearbox and an all-wheel-drive setup. In addition, the Insignia GSi gets Brembo brakes and FlexRide adaptive suspension. On the performance front, the GSi sprints from 0 to 96 km/h (62 mph) in 7.3 seconds and can reach a top speed of 231 km/h (144 mph).
What is the Most Popular Opel?
The most popular Opel model is by far the Corsa. Since its inception, Opel has pushed 14 million units of the Corsa, with the hatchback managing a steady sales flow throughout the years. The 2020 Opel Corsa supermini sees the introduction of the all-electric Corsa-e. Regardless of what Corsa variant we’re talking about, it shares the same CMP architecture with the Peugeot 208, which has been made unlocked after Opel was bought by the PSA Group back in 2017.
What is the Most Expensive Opel?
The most expensive Opel as of August 2019 is, unsurprisingly, the range-topping Insignia GSi, which starts at €46,695. The sedan is fitted with every goodie Opel has in store, including the IntelliLux LED Matrix headlights, 20-inch alloys, performance seats, Multimedia Navi Pro infotainment, and can be further imbued with FlexConnect iPad holders for the front seats’ backrests, LED-illuminated door sills, and two-tone wheels.
What is the Fastest Opel?
The fastest Opel is, again, the Insignia GSi. It needs 7.3 seconds to reach 96 km/h (60 mph) from a standstill and can continue the charge to a top speed of 231 km/h (144 mph).
Are Opel Cars Reliable?
Opel cars are known for their decent reliability. In fact, the Opel Insignia was named winner of the J.D. Power Vehicle Dependability Study in 2019, which amassed answers from 12,854 participants who took an online survey between November 2018 and January 2019. Vauxhall came fourth in the Telegraph’s top 20 brands for reliability in 2018, with 90 problems per 100 vehicles, after coming in on the ninth place one year earlier. However, in a study carried out by AutoExpress, Vauxhall only managed to secure the 26th, just one place from the bottom position occupied by Chevrolet.