From sewing machines to bicycles to automobiles - the Opel history is rich in treasures. But there are also some products “Made in Rüsselsheim” that have been forgotten. To mark the company's 160th birthday, we've tracked down a dozen “OPEL SECRETS” in the archive.
The new Astra

“Shouldn't that be Golden?”

The new Astra has won the “Golden Steering Wheel 2022”! Among the first well-wishers are brand ambassador Jürgen Klopp and athletics stars Gina Lückenkemper and Niklas Kaul – all three go all out for the new Astra.

Ahead of its time

Sensational finds are rare - and yet they do exist. Eight unknown photos of an Opel delivery van from the 1930s have now surfaced at an auction. Opel expert Eckhart Bartels explains what makes the discovery so special.
Save the date! The Opel Lifestyle Shop celebrates Yellow Day: On November 25th, all registered users will receive a 20 percent discount on (almost) all items.
Serial Success The new Astra wins the “Golden Steering Wheel 2022”. What does Opel CEO Florian Huettl say, what does the jury say – the most important facts.
You design it. We build it. Opel is inviting artists around the globe to create their individual design concept of a Opel Rocks-e. The social media contest is aimed at young creatives.
#Press Review 400 journalists from 25 countries tested the new Astra Sports Tourer at a media test drive around the Opel headquarters. Here are some of their reactions.
The new Astra

Back on Mountain

The “XS Carnight” series is the best-known label for open-brand tuning meetings worldwide. And the Astra Hybrid XS refined the last edition in the Austrian Alps the sportiest way possible.

“Wow! There it is!”

What happens when Jürgen Klopp meets his new Astra plug-in hybrid? Opel Group Manager Scott Wiltgen travelled to Liverpool with a film crew to capture the brand ambassador's reactions.
Opel Zafira Life

A tour of Germany purely on electricity

Can you drive away on holiday purely electrically? And what does the family have to say about it? Rolf Rombach wanted to find out and set off for the Baltic. He learned quickly, as this report shows.
Mokka Head into snow-covered mountains with an electric car? Is that a good idea? The Stecher family took a test drive from Rüsselsheim to the Allgäu.
Corsa-e Fill it up with sunshine: Volker Simon realised his personal energy revolution and since then, he has powered his Opel Corsa-e with energy generated via his roof.
The New Astra Chief engineer Mariella Vogler explains why the newcomer was developed differently from any Opel before and which facets contain feelings.
Manta GSe The dream, the team, the technology: This is how the ElektroMOD was created. An emissions-free neo-classic that builds a bridge from tradition to a sustainable future.

“The Time Has Come”

On the road with Dr. Lars Peter Thiesen in the Vivaro-e HYDROGEN, the first hydrogen LCV on Germany’s roads. The manager responsible for the implementation strategy of hydrogen and fuel cells explains the technical concept and why the time has come for the fuel cell.
The new Astra

Full Size in XS

At the XS Carnight “20 Years of XSCN”, a special solitaire of the Opel Astra was presented – customised by the organisers themselves.

E-Fuels – the Power of the Future?

Electromobility is on the rise but additional research is also conducted into the use of alternative fuels at Opel too. We spoke with Arndt Döhler and Felix Eitel, who examined the suitability of e-fuels - under real driving conditions with an Opel Grandland. The engineers come to a clear conclusion.
Wallpapers Whether as a background on the desktop, smartphone or during the video call - show your affiliation to #TeamOpel.
It Starts With a Sketch Exclusively for the readers of Opel Post magazine, here is a selection of the most beautiful design drafts by Erhard Schnell or Hideo Kodama for download.
Go for It! Do you prefer your Corsa-e with zebra stripes? No problem: With our coloring templates you can make your dreams come true.
Opel at Heart The Opel Post page for kids features a craft template for the RAK 2 rocket car and a car template to glue together your own Opel.