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European sales rise 8% in May, nearing pre-crisis levels

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - European new-car registrations rose nearly 8 percent in May, with nearly all automakers recording sales increases. Winners included Toyota, Renault, VW and Fiat, while Opel's volume declined.

Opel Zafira OPC Finds Itself Out Of Its Element On The 'Ring

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - Even though back in its time, the first-generation Opel Zafira OPC was the fastest minivan on sale in Europe, it was certainly never meant to be tossed around a racetrack.

'Numbers guy' Lohscheller must return Opel to profitability under PSA

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - Opel's new CEO, Michael Lohscheller, faces the tough challenge of bringing sustainable profitability to the automaker after its sale to PSA Group by General Motors is completed.

Opel/Vauxhall CEO stands down before vital PSA negotiations close

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - Opel/Vauxhall CEO Karl-Thomas Neumann has stood down from his role as negotiations with the brand’s new buyer, the PSA Group, near completion. Opel said that Neumann, who is being replaced by former Opel/Vauxhall chief financial officer Michael Lohscheller, departs in order to streamline the negotiation processes with PSA to “ensure continuity for the business and its stakeholders”.