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Q&A: PSA boss Tavares on Vauxhall, Brexit and EVs

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - As head of the PSA Group, which comprises Peugeot, Citroën, DS and Vauxhall-Opel, Carlos Tavares is one of the most powerful figures in the car industry – and facing up to a number of major industry challenges. With the Vauxhall brand’s British base and production sites, Tavares has been an outspoken critic of the ongoing uncertainty over Brexit, while the group is also heavily pushing electrification to meet the incoming European Union CO2 emission targets.

New Vauxhall Corsa and Corsa-e make joint public debut

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - Vauxhall has showed the all-new Corsa at the Frankfurt motor show in petrol and electric guises, ahead of customer deliveries beginning in January. Prices for the Ford Fiesta rival were revealed last month.

Grandland X Hybrid4: Vauxhall's first PHEV has Frankfurt debut

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - Vauxhall's first full plug-in hybrid, the Grandland X Hybrid4, has appeared at the Frankfurt motor show alongside the new Corsa supermini.   The electrified compact SUV is is now available to order in four trim levels, with prices starting from £35,590.

Vauxhall boss: firm could benefit from a hard Brexit

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - Vauxhall boss Stephen Norman believes his company’s recent emphasis on Britishness in advertising may pay dividends if there is a hard Brexit at the end of next month. Norman describes the current UK car market as “incredibly difficult” and “not just overheated but absolutely scalding” as manufacturers struggle to clear large car stocks, over-ordered at the beginning of the year, to meet tougher CO2 targets.

VXR is back! Performance badge to return on Vauxhall Corsa-e VXR and Vivaro-e VXR van

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - Hot Vauxhalls are on the comeback trail with the electric Corsa-e supermini and Vivaro van both getting VXR versions in 2020.

Businesses in the UK are 'fed up' with Brexit uncertainties, says opposition lawmaker

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - Kate Hoey, a U.K. Labour Party member of parliament for Vauxhall, the business community wants to "just get on" with taking Britain out of the European Union even though firms "don't really want a no-deal."

New Renault Zoe: UK prices and specs announced

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - Renault has revealed UK pricing and spec details of the new Zoe, ahead of orders commencing in mid-September and first deliveries in January.   The new Vauxhall Corsa-e rival is, like the old car, available with two purchasing options.