Obituary

An Engineer Who Left His Mark

Fritz Lohr worked for the company for over 50 years in key positions of automotive development. Now the former Opel head of development has passed away at the age of 95.
#Drivetoinspire

“The more mixed in
age, the better”

We talked to Carsten Brust, Head of Central Vocational Training, about how the diversity of generations in the company enriches the work. The basic prerequisite for this: mutual respect and appreciation.
Innovation

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.
BLITZNEWS
#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.
Sporty Outfit Style down to the last detail: The Opel Vivaro all-rounder gets a sporty look and the decal set turns the Zafira Life into a racy lounge on wheels.
Pizza Is Here! The Opel Rocks-e is also available as a KARGO variant. It’s ideal for delivering parcels and co. to the smallest alley in the city centre – agile and emission-free.
Roadtrip to the Nordkapp Three Swiss adventurers drove the Opel Mokka-e across Scandinavia to Nordkapp. This is how the #eNordkappChallenge went for them.
The new Astra

New Astra
Welcomes Colleagues

When #TEAMOPEL meets a brand new model like the Astra Sports Tourer, moments full of emotion and a lot of affection for the product are guaranteed.
#TeamOpel

“L” Like Love

For reasons of family tradition, David Heib did not miss the opportunity to drive up on his wedding day in a brand new Astra Sports Tourer.
Opel Corsa

Mirror, Mirror…

… on the wall, which is the most sought-after small car in the whole country? It's the Opel Corsa. And the bestseller is celebrating its 40th birthday – with a strictly limited “40 Years” edition and special extras.
BLITZSTORIES
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.
Innovation

“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.
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The Quintuplet of Walter Röhrl

This is how "Röhrl@Opel 1973-1982" was created: To mark Walter Röhrl's 75th birthday, Opel is presenting a poster that brings together the five cars with lightning bolts on the radiator grille with which the German rally legend demonstrated his absolute exceptional talent in the 1970s and 1980s.
Opel Rocks-e

Small but Powerful

It is perhaps the tiniest emergency vehicle of all: the plant fire brigade uses the Opel Rocks-e for its operations on the Rüsselsheim plant grounds. And for good reasons.
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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.