Saturday June 6, 2020

Hope on the horizon for Opel as refined Astra breaks cover

The improved-efficiency model could push Opel up the brand league tables

6th October, 2019
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Rejuvenated: Opel is working to banish its somewhat dull image with a new range of cars in the pipeline. In the meantime, the updated Opel Astra has been revised and improved in numerous areas

There was a time when Opel was one of the most successful brands in Ireland. Dealers were knocking out Corsas, Astras and Vectras to beat the band. Its logo was emblazoned across the chest of our soccer World Cup heroes. The glory days. In the year to date, Opel is hovering just outside of the top ten brands in the new car registration league table, following several years of poor performance.

While its figures are...

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