• 07-MAR-2012

  • SOURCE: General Motors - Global

Two Opel World Premieres at the 2012 Geneva Show - New Video Available

Opel is looking forward to two world premieres at this year's Geneva Motor Show: the all-new Mokka sub-compact SUV and the new Astra OPC. Entirely in line with this year's show motto "Driving into the future", with the new Mokka, Opel is the first German manufacturer to enter the fast growing SUV-B segment. The new 206 kW/280 hp Astra OPC compact sports coupé is the most powerful Astra ever and offers customers a sporty driving experience as well as a lot of emotion. There are even more reasons to celebrate for Opel which is currently marking its 150th anniversary year: the revolutionary electric Ampera with range extender is among the finalists for the "Car of the Year" award, and the brand will unveil its futuristic e-bike "RAD e". Opel is also underscoring its leading role in technology with the new exclusive sequential double turbo system in the 2.0 BiTurbo CDTI diesel engine of the Insignia. Available material includes general views of the press conference, driving footage as well as exterior and interior shots of the new models.