Prior to the sale, Opel
was already on course to miss its CO2 target by 3.
A new organisation combining the existing brands Opel
Financial Services and Vauxhall Finance has been created.
chief executive officer Karl-Thomas Neumann, a former manager at Volkswagen AG who took over running GM's European operations in March, is the fifth person to lead the division since the Magna deal collapsed.
The initial line-up for Opel
is the Corsa, Astra, Insignia, Meriva and the Zafira, four of which 7DAYS has taken out for a spin.
Along with its counterparts Opel
has been mired in the slowdown within Europe's automotive market.
We have the clear intention to secure a significant number of Opel
jobs (in Bochum), in the warehouse and possibly in component manufacturing," GM vice chairman Steve Girsky in a statement.
Our customers appreciate this, as does the environment,' says Mike Ableson, Opel
Vice President Engineering, summarizing the benefits of the fuel-saving star.
Akerson is fed up with Opel
, and the turnaround isn t gaining traction," said a person familiar with the GM chief executive's thinking who declined to be named.
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Chinese automaker Geely has been recently said to be interested in Opel
Antwerp, but according to the German carmaker there was no investor with a positive business plan or a positive future for the employees of the troubled site.
sales last month fell 19 percent as its share declined 1.
The company will use the money to increase its inventories and make infrastructure improvements, said Mike McCoy, OPEL
International's chief financial officer and treasurer.