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March 9, 2017  

From Ferrari speedster to Opel’s SUV: Geneva’s hottest rides

A look at the vehicles among the most significant of the 900 vehicles at this week’s 87th Geneva International Motor Show.

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February 15, 2017  

PSA Group exploring takeover of GM’s European Opel unit

Combining with British brand Vauxhall would create second-largest carmaker by market share in Europe.

News Automotive Government Manufacturing Business Operations General
October 27, 2015  

Volkswagen hires Opel exec as strategy chief

The automaker has also hired a former judge who oversaw legal compliance at Daimler AG in the wake of a bribery scandal there.

News Automotive Manufacturing General
September 17, 2015  

Exciting concepts to luxury SUVs star in Frankfurt

Five highlights among the 210 new car launches at the German auto show.

News General
July 2, 2015  

GM halts production at Russia assembly plant

Also withdrawing Opel brand and production of Chevrolets by Russian firm GAZ.

News Automotive Manufacturing General Operations Production
April 8, 2015  

Russia’s car market continues plunge

Sales were down about 43% in March.

News Automotive Manufacturing General Operations Production
March 18, 2015  

GM removes Opel brand, cuts production in Russia

Automaker will shutter factory in St. Petersburg by the middle of 2015.

News Automotive Manufacturing Operations
March 28, 2014  

GM’s Opel to pull out of China, invest $337M in German plant

Will add a future Buick model to production line at Germany plant.

News Automotive Business Operations Facilities Maintenance Operations Production Sustainability Technology
December 17, 2013  

Inside GM’s huge investments in five US facilities

$1.3 billion investment brings automaker’s total spending on US manufacturing plants to $2.8 billion in 2013.

News Automotive Business Operations Facilities Maintenance Operations Technology
December 10, 2012  

GM’s Opel to end car production at German plant in 2016

Warehouse to continue operating and Bochum factory may make components

News Automotive Manufacturing Transportation Business Operations Operations Production Technology
August 16, 2012  

GM subsidiary Opel says it’s in talks to reduce hours at two plants

German plants affected employ more than 15,000 people.

News Automotive Manufacturing Business Operations Operations Production Technology
July 18, 2012  

GM shakes up Opel’s executive team after CEO’s departure

Troubled European automaker has a new CFO and head of R&D.

News Automotive Manufacturing Business Operations Operations Production
June 13, 2012  

GM CEO says automaker making strides in Europe

Restructuring in Poland, England and Germany has company hopeful it will turn operations around overseas.

News Automotive Manufacturing Transportation Business Operations Operations Production Technology
May 14, 2012  

GM’s Opel chief shuffles struggling auto-maker

The European car-maker will ramp up export markets and streamline manufacturing operations in Germany.