Opel South Africa

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    Opel’s Grandland X just got Grander with an Increased Warranty & Additional Specifications!

    Now all new Grandland X models come with an exceptional 5 Years / 150 000 km Warranty as standard, giving you true peace-of-mind motoring – from Opel!

    Opel has responded to satisfying peace-of-mind vehicle ownership by an all-improved 5 Years / 150 000 km Warranty on the Opel...

    Now all new Grandland X models come with an exceptional 5 Years / 150 000 km Warranty as standard, giving you true peace-of-mind motoring – from Opel!

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    One Car. Two South African Entrepreneurs. A Shared Vision. Unbox Your Potential!
    Johannesburg – OPEL Distributor recently had the privilege of shooting a video with two extraordinary South African Entrepreneurs. Their stories and vision fully embrace and compliment what we at OPEL stand for:
    Innovation. Forward-Thinking. Vision. Product Accessibility to All.
    The Exclusivity...

    One Car. Two South African Entrepreneurs. A Shared Vision. Unbox Your Potential!

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    Opel Crossland X Enjoy 1.6TD – Economic, versatile, nimble, spacious & adaptable.
    Johannesburg: Unitrans Opel Distributor has initiated shipping of the Opel Crossland X Enjoy 1.6TD (Turbo Diesel) Manual Transmission to the South African shores, with the promise of vehicle availability in their nationwide Dealership network by mid-June 2019. 
    Joining the X-Range family,...

    Unitrans Opel Distributor has initiated shipping of the Opel Crossland X Enjoy 1.6TD (Turbo Diesel) Manual Transmission to the South African shores, with the promise of vehicle availability in their nationwide Dealership network by mid-June 2019.

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    Opel Combo Life is ‘Best Buy Car of Europe 2019’
    Firstly Opel gave you the Award-Winning Combo Cargo Van – the perfect fleet vehicle which satisfies both Return on Investment (ROI) plus Total Cost of Ownership (TCO) in its solution. And now we have the Award-Winning Combo Life people mover arriving in South Africa during the third quarter of 2019!
    *Rüsselsheim/Brussels – A...

    Firstly Opel gave you the Award-Winning Combo Cargo Van – the perfect fleet vehicle which satisfies both Return on Investment (ROI) plus Total Cost of Ownership (TCO) in its solution.

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    The Award-winning Opel Astra has a new derivative!
    Unitrans Opel Distributor is proud to have introduced the Astra Sport 1.6T in Automatic. This model includes the OPC-Line Pack inside and out, PLUS an optional sunroof so often desired by Sport vehicle drivers … over and above the standard array of features synonymous and expected of all Opel vehicles.
    Opel’s vision to supply...

    Unitrans Opel Distributor is proud to have introduced the Astra Sport 1.6T in Automatic. This model includes the OPC-Line Pack inside and out, PLUS an optional sunroof so often desired by Sport vehicle drivers … over and above the standard array of features synonymous and expected of all Opel vehicles.

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    Opel returns to the commercial vehicle segment with an Exceptionally Versatile Business Partner!
    Why choose the Opel Combo Cargo Van to be your business partner?
    Let’s talk about Total Cost of Ownership (TCO)
    A Fleet Manager’s purchase decision is based on the value of a vehicle, beyond just the retail price. Return on Investment (ROI) is key with Total Cost of Ownership...

    Opel returns to the commercial vehicle segment with an Exceptionally Versatile Business Partner!

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    The new Opel Corsa GSi offers many sporty and luxury extras
    The much-anticipated 3-door Opel Corsa GSi joins the South African Opel model line-up in May 2019. A number of ‘tweaks’ take the legendary GSi badge more towards the territory of sport luxury with a powertrain which focuses on everyday driving needs. Time has certainly moved on in terms of safety and speed...

    The new Opel Corsa GSi offers many sporty and luxury extras

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    Johannesburg – Opel Distributor is proud to announce their new partnership and Opel Brand Ambassador, Funky Executive Chef, Sizo Henna. We believe that Sizo is the perfect ingredient for the Opel brand, thanks to his inspiring outlook on life, and ability to bring his passion to many using his unique skills to fuse international cuisine with South African...

    Opel Distributor is proud to announce their new partnership and Opel Brand Ambassador, Funky Executive Chef, Sizo Henna.

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    Extra Styling & Specifications
    Opel’s core brand characteristic is to always offer customers more than they expect in the respective vehicle class.
    In celebration of our brand’s solid reputation and OPEL’s 120 years in the vehicle industry, the OPEL CORSA 120Y SPECIAL EDITION will be in our country available for purchase from mid-March. Based on the ever popular and...

    In celebration of our brand’s solid reputation and OPEL’s 120 years in the vehicle industry, the OPEL CORSA 120Y SPECIAL EDITION will be in our country available for purchase from mid-March.

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    Opel is a brand with a reason to celebrate!
    OPEL CORSA 120Y Special Edition coming to South Africa!
    *1 Russelheim. In 2019 OPEL is celebrating 120 years of automotive production, and thereby 120 years full of innovations for car lovers around the globe! The Opel brand has a reputation spanning well over a century of pioneering high-tech advancements and quickly bringing them...

    In 2019 OPEL is celebrating 120 years of automotive production, and thereby 120 years full of innovations for car lovers around the globe!

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    South Africa has traditionally been ‘bakkie crazy’ – and many of us grew up with some or the other ‘bakkie’ in the driveway. Many businesses requiring a versatile workhorse or delivery vehicle, would own a sub-one tonner ‘bakkie’ or two as part of their fleet. It’s no wonder that OPEL’s famous CORSA bakkie, later to be re-badged as the Chevrolet Utility, was for many years the...

    The cab of OPEL’s new COMBO is a comfortable place to spend time, and there's an abundance of great safety kit available to make working life easier.

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    Exciting new models on the way in 2019!
    Cape Town, South Africa. Some exciting news from Opel South Africa! 7 new models in 2019 and a slew of specification updates to the existing range of models.
    Launching of the much anticipated 3-Door Opel Corsa GSi has been confirmed. It will be joining the Opel line-up in April 2019. The Corsa GSi will be powered by a 1.4T/110 kW engine...

    Exciting new models on the way in 2019!

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    Journalists of The South African Guild of Motoring has announced the semi-finalists in the 2019 AutoTrader SA Car of the Year competition… Opel features twice!
    Both the Opel Grandland X and Crossland X SUVs feature in the top 20. SUVs are dominating the list alongside other potential winners – ranging from an inexpensive hatchback to a luxury sedan.
    Opel is no stranger to the...

    Journalists of The South African Guild of Motoring has announced the semi-finalists in the 2019 AutoTrader SA Car of the Year competition… Opel features twice!

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    Humble beginnings
    Four years after the death of her husband (Adam Opel) in 1895, Sophie Opel decided to start producing cars after listening to the opinions of her sons Carl, Wilhelm and Friedrich Opel. Prior to this, the Opel family specialised in the manufacturing of bicycles. What started with a dynamic woman at the helm in a garage in ‘Rüsselsheim am Main’ with a few...

    Four years after the death of her husband (Adam Opel) in 1895, Sophie Opel decided to start producing cars after listening to the opinions of her sons Carl, Wilhelm and Friedrich Opel.

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    ONLY R1 Deposit required if you buy a new OPEL (PLUS, OPEL will pay your monthly instalments until April 2019) – the best Christmas gift ever!
    OPEL’s South African 35 strong dealership network has announced an amazing offer on 1000 selected OPEL models – you can buy an OPEL with only R1 deposit! To top it off, OPEL will pay your monthly instalments until April of 2019!
    The...

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    Another world record for OPEL!
    Rüsselsheim.  Never before has a person within 24 hours covered  a distance of more than 1,219 kilometres … powered purely by their own muscular strength. This was changed on July 28 to 29, because at 10:00 that morning Nicola (Nici) Walde started her world record attempt at the OPEL Test Center in Rodgau-Dudenhofen, Germany. Her equipment was a...

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    All-new Opel Combo coming to South Africa in March 2019 (and already scoops the 2019 International Van of the Year (IVOTY*) Award).
    Russelheim. More great news for Opel fans - Opel just announced that their range of Combo commercial vehicles will be brought to South Africa in early 2019. And, as if that wasn’t good enough news, the Opel Combo Cargo has received the coveted...

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    Opel only German brand among most reliable car brands to own and maintain in SA
    The New World Wealth has released its 2018 Car Maintenance Index, putting the spotlight on the most reliable cars in South Africa.
    Opel is the only German brand in the Top 5, with the balance being Japanese.
    The Johannesburg-based global market research group reviewed the best car brands to own...

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    Opel’s new “Grandland X” takes two international off-road awards in 11 vehicle shootout.
    Rüsselsheim.  Practical, full of innovative technologies and every model with its own distinctive character – this is the Opel X-Family consisting of the Grandland X, Crossland X and Mokka X. However, the Opel SUV family is not only impressing customers with its diverse quality and...

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    OVER R1bn INVESTED IN OPEL SOUTH AFRICA
    OPEL GERMANY has set up a wholly owned subsidiary – OPEL SOUTH AFRICA (PTY) LTD – who has invested over R700 million into parts, warranty and service plans for Opel customers in Southern Africa.
    IN addition to the German investment, OPEL’s South African dealership network has announced a R20 million investment in corporate identity...

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    Opel Corsa Sport 1.4 T
    Bound to astound with its sporty, funky good looks, connectivity and power sunroof as standard.
    Designed to impress, with power and features beyond what is to be expected from a vehicle in this segment and at this price, the Opel Corsa Sport 1.4T is bound to astound with its sporty, funky good looks, connectivity and power sunroof as standard. The...

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    The new SUV: Athletic And Adventurous Opel Grandland X

    Totally on trend: New dynamic compact SUV for booming market
    Totally chic: Stylish Opel with sporty lines and crisp proportions
    Totally spacious: Lots of room for adventurous passengers and their luggage
    Totally bright: Adaptive AFL lighting system with full LED headlamps
    Totally familiar: After Mokka X and...

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    Crossland X. Opel-X Family adds a New Member
    Johannesburg. With the introduction of the new Crossland X, Opel now has a powerful presence in the B-SUV segment, the fastest-growing part of the local market which has seen volumes tripling in the last four years. The Crossland X will be a great addition complementing the MOKKA X.
    The Crossland X is a more family-orientated...

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    Sports Machine for Connoisseurs: Insignia GSi Makes the Difference

    Sharper: sporty front and rear design plus eye-catching 20-inch wheels
    More precise: FlexRide chassis and Brembo brakes tuned to optimum at Nürburging
    Efficient: lightweight, turbocharging and friction optimized eight-speed automatic
    Higher grip: all-wheel drive with torque vectoring, strong-performing...

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    Opel Revises Corsa Line-up for Better Value to Customers

    New more efficient 1.0 T Engine for Essentia Model
    Sport takes on the halo model role
    New Specifications aimed at offering value while maintaining technological advantage

    JOHANNESBURG. Opel has revised the Corsa models range resulting in improved specifications for some models as well as price drops across the...

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    OPEL FOCUSED ON GROWING IN SOUTH AFRICA

    Brand continues to expand and strengthen its portfolio
    Crossland X to be launched in 2017, followed by Grandland X early next year
    Dedicated distributor Williams Hunt appointed effective January 2018

    JOHANNESBURG. Opel today cemented its commitment to South Africa, revealing plans to further strengthen the brand and grow its...

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    Opel Astra Wins its Thirteenth National Car of the Year Award
    Johannesburg - The Opel Astra is the Wesbank South African Guild of Motoring Journalists’ 2017 Car of the Year, making South Africa the thirteenth country where the Opel Astra has been recognised as a Car of the Year since its global introduction in 2015.
    The latest accolade, which was announced at an industry...

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    SA’s celebs experience Car of the Year Finalist on Kyalami Racetrack
    Johannesburg – Opel Astra, winner of the European Car of the 2016 and finalists in the 2017 Wesbank South African Guild of Motoring Journalists Car of the Year competition, was the showcase of the day as local celebrities demonstrated their driving expertise around the Kyalami Racetrack on...

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    Opel Increases European Sales by Four Percent in 2016

    Highest sales in five years: Increase of around 46,000 units
    Car of the Year 2016: Astra bestselling model
    7 in 17: Further growth expected this year thanks to model offensive

    Rüsselsheim.  Opel/Vauxhall have once again significantly increased annual sales. According to provisional data, the Rüsselsheim-based...

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    Opel Sets Course for the Future

    Opel plant in Eisenach to make Mokka X successor as of 2019
    Corsa and ADAM successors to roll off production line in Zaragoza
    Opel thus meeting existing collective agreements in Eisenach
    Production structures and logistics thereby being made more efficient

    Rüsselsheim.  Opel is setting a new course to make production in Europe even more...

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    Opel Astra grabs Overall Best of the Best Award.
    The Opel Astra scooped both overall victory and a category win at the 2016 Best of the Best Awards held by Independent Motoring. Announced at the 7th Independent Motoring's annual Best of the Best awards in Johannesburg, the Opel Astra grabbed the trophy for Overall Best of the Best award and Best Family Car award.
    Decided by...

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    MOKKA X Lifestyle Launch Images

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    New Opel MOKKA X Signals New Direction for Opel  

    6 00 000 units sold globally since introduction in 2014
    First of Opel’s new ‘X’ vehicles
    Best connected SUV in its segment

    Johannesburg – Opel’s compact SUV gets a pre-Christmas makeover – and it is the ideal stocking-filler for the young at heart who want the solid quality and precision of a German-engineered product in...