Opel/Vauxhall

Opel Ampera-E Debut Video From Paris

At the 2016 Paris Motor Show, Opel hosted the world debut of the Ampera-E, the automaker’s first long-range, affordable electric car. Like its cousin the Chevrolet Bolt, the Ampera-E can go well over 200 miles on a single charge (over 310 miles NEDC or 238 miles on the official EPA…

5 months ago by Electric CarsTV 33

Vauxhall Is Working On Its Own All-Electric Car

Because both the Chevrolet Bolt EV and Opel Ampera-E derivative are only left-hand drive, the UK and Australia were simply excluded from  GM’s new BEV. That’s not good news and there were probably some GM execs that realized this would be a problem (especially since the UK is a strong European…

5 months ago by Mark Kane 41

Opel Ampera-E Range Beats All Competitors

With the announcement of the Chevrolet Bolt rated at 238 miles of electric range, we knew its cousin, the Opel Ampera-E, would get a similar range-related announcement soon. Sure enough, that announcement has arrived. The title of the press release is “Range over 400 Kilometers: New Opel Ampera-e Revolutionizes Electro-Mobility,”…

6 months ago by Eric Loveday 34

Opel Ampera-e Spied in Germany

2017 Chevrolet Bolt will spawn a cousin in the form of the Opel Ampera-e. The Ampera-E is expected to make its grand debut at the upcoming Paris Motor Show this fall, but ahead of that unveiling, the folks over at Auto Evolution captured a prototype of the car out on…

8 months ago by Eric Loveday 16

Opel CEO – Videocast On Ampera-e

Three weeks ago, Opel confirmed that the Ampera-e (based off the Chevrolet Bolt) will launch in 2017 (see details here). Now, Opel CEO Dr. Neumann has created a videocast specifically on Opel’s electric car efforts and the upcoming Ampera-e. Video description: “In his February 2016 videocast, Opel CEO Dr. Neumann explains,…

1 year ago by Eric Loveday 36