Opel - History and Heritage

Opel History & Heritage

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AWARDS & ACCOLADES.

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Opel Awards - Opel Receives Connected Car Award for IntelliLink

Opel Receives Connected Car Award for IntelliLink

  • Dec 12, 2013

Rüsselsheim.  Connecting cars with their digital environment is a major engineering goal at Opel.

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Opel News - Opel Wins Red Dot Award for Communication Design

Opel Wins Red Dot Award for Communication Design

  • Oct 23, 2013

“The Opel ADAM app is fascinating, as it goes to the performance limits of a comparative configurator.” the jury said.

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Opel - Astra GTC wins red dot design award

Astra GTC wins red dot design award 2012

  • Jul 2, 2012

The Opel Astra GTC has been given the prestigious "red dot design award" by a panel of international judges in this year's product design category.

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Opel - DEKRA Report 2012: Astra and Insignia Get Top Marks for Quality

DEKRA Report 2012: Astra and Insignia Get Top Marks for Quality

  • Jan 11, 2012

The Opel Astra is the vehicle with the fewest faults according to the results of the “DEKRA Used Car Report 2012”. This time the Opel Insignia was narrowly beaten by the Astra and comes second in the “best individual car” ranking.

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