Opel

New car sales in Croatia jump by 37% in August

A total of 2,365 new vehicles were sold in Croatia in August 2016, an increase of nearly 37% compared with August 2015, while car sales in the first eight months of 2016 rose by 21.5% compared...

Opel suffers setback in attempt to fend off emissions-cheating claims

General Motors' Opel unit suffered a partial setback on Friday in its attempt to fend off emissions-cheating allegations, after a German court found some of its advertising claims to be misleading...

Opel lashes back at critics, says emissions system up to snuff

German carmaker Opel went on the defensive Friday, laying out arguments explaining how its technology is effective at reducing auto emissions and pushing back at recent criticism that its diesel...

Nearly 5,000 new cars sold in April

The most popular models were the Volkswagen Golf, with 776 vehicles sold in the four months of 2016, followed by the Skoda Octavia (677), Opel Astra (642), Ford Focus (621) and Suzuki Vitara (490...

Croatia's Q1 new car sales up 12.6%

A total of 9,129 new vehicles were registered in Croatia in the first quarter of 2016, which was 12.6% more than at the same time in 2015, according to figures from the Promocija Plus agency.

Passenger car sales in Feb up 16%

The sale of new cars in Croatia in February 2016 increased 16.6% from the same month of 2015, to 2,583 cars, and the most popular vehicles were those manufactured by Volkswagen, the market...

Belgian government asks for probe of software updates at Opel

A spokesman for Belgium's Consumer Affairs Minister confirmed Friday that the ministry has asked the government's economic inspectorate to launch an investigation into software updates on Opel...