Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Pages: 50. Chapters: Opel Astra, Opel Corsa, Opel Vectra, Opel Omega, Opel Kadett, Opel Rekord, Opel Manta, Opel Ascona, Opel Antara, Opel Senator, Opel Insignia, Opel Kapit n, Opel Zafira, Opel GT, Opel Commodore, Opel Meriva, Opel Calibra, Opel Combo, Opel Diplomat, Opel Olympia, Opel Agila, Opel Tigra, Opel Signum, Opel Admiral, Opel Sintra, Opel Laubfrosch, Opel Astra 200t S, Opel Vivaro, Opel RAK.1, Opel Blitz, Opel Movano, Opel K-180, Opel Super Six, GM Stir-Lec I. Excerpt: The Opel Astra is a small family car engineered and manufactured by the German automaker Opel since 1991. It is branded as Vauxhall Astra in the United Kingdom, the Buick Excelle XT in China and the Chevrolet Astra/Vectra in Latin America. The Saturn Astra was also built for the American and Canadian market, but sales were discontinued in 2009 due to the discontinuation of GM's Saturn marque. The Holden Astra was also discontinued in Australia in 2009 due to exchange rates making the car uncompetitive, and was replaced by the Holden Cruze. It is planned to return it to the Australian market in 2012 as the Opel Astra. The Astra is now built in China, the United Kingdom, Brazil, South Africa, Poland and Ukraine, as well as being assembled from complete knock down (CKD) kits in other countries. The Astra nameplate originates from Vauxhall who had manufactured and marketed earlier generations of the Opel Kadett (the Kadett D (1979-1984) and Kadett E (1984-1991)) as Vauxhall Astra. Subsequent GM Europe policy standardised model nomenclature in the early 1990s whereby model names were the same in all markets regardless of whether the vehicle was being sold as an Opel or a Vauxhall. As of 2009, there have been four generations of the Astra. In a fashion typical for Opel they are designated with subsequent letters of the Latin alphabet. Opel's official convention is th...Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online.
|Title||:||Opel Vehicles: Opel Astra, Opel Corsa, Opel Vectra, Opel Omega, Opel Kadett, Opel Rekord, Opel Manta, Opel Ascona, Opel Antara, Opel|
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|Publisher||:||Books LLC, Wiki Series - 2011-09-04|