opel insignia Reviews and News
Feature Article: 2013 Opel Insignia OPC Launch Review
2013 OPEL INSIGNIA OPC REVIEW What's hot: Big power big torque nice style. What's not: Soft dynamics automatic gearbox not up to the task. X-Factor: Inexpensive comparatively for a hi-po Euro performance saloon. Vehicle Style: Luxury performance sedan Price: 59 990 Power Torque: 239kW 435Nm Fuel Economy claimed: 10.9 l 100km OVERVIEW Since the Volkswagen Passat R36 departed VW's local line-up there's been a distinct lack of high performance options in the mid-size sedan market. For affordable thumping performance you've got to go up a size to Ford's enticing 56 235 G6E Turbo or the 61 990 Holden Calais V... continue reading
Holden MD Mark Bernhard - 24 New Models, A Rear-Drive Performance Model, Big SUVs And Other "Known Knowns"SUN, 13 SEP, 2015
New-to-the-chair Holden MD, Mark Barnhard, last night outlined Holden's plans for "transitioning" to an imported model range, ahead o...
The Week That Was: Holden Trax Turbo, Superb 4X4, Freemont V6SUN, 17 AUG, 2014
Holden launched its 2015 Trax SUV this week, with the big news being the addition of a new turbocharged variant.
Holden Commodore Replacement: Opel Insignia Lined Up?FRI, 15 AUG, 2014
The boss of Holden’s New Zealand arm may have delivered a key hint on the car Holden will import as a replacement for its large Commodor...
Opel 'Recalls' Every Car Sold In Australia Since 2012 For Incorrect Owner ManualMON, 14 JUL, 2014
Opel has recalled every car sold in Australia during its brief foray into the Australian market that began in 2012.
Commodore Replacement: The Shortlist From GM’s Global StableFRI, 11 JUL, 2014
By Tony O'Kane & Tim O'Brien By the end of 2017, Holden’s Elizabeth plant will close its doors, and with it comes the end...
The Week That Was: Holden’s Future Plans, Renault Clio GT, Vale Harry FirthSUN, 4 MAY, 2014
Holden aimed to shore up its future in Australia this week, holding a media event which outlined a series of new (but familiar) models.
Holden Cascada Announced, Astra VXR And Insignia VXR Coming In 2015THU, 1 MAY, 2014
HOLDEN CONFIRMS OPEL MODELS FOR 2015 HOLDEN confirms Opel’s Cascada will arrive in 2015, wearing lion badge.
Opel Australia Gone; Shutting Up Shop ImmediatelyFRI, 2 AUG, 2013
It is news that was perhaps inevitable, but GM German-brand Opel Australia has given up the struggle.
Opel Insignia Country Tourer RevealedTHU, 4 JUL, 2013
UPDATE: Opel Australia comments have been added to this article.
New Cars For Australia In 2013: UpdatedTUE, 2 JUL, 2013
UPDATE: This article has been given a mid-year makeover, listing new models that have launched and newly-revealed models that are still to come.
2013 Opel Insignia Select Sports Tourer CDTi ReviewMON, 21 JAN, 2013
2013 OPEL INSIGNIA REVIEW Vehicle Style: Medium wagon Price: $48,990 (plus on-roads) Fuel Economy claimed: 6.0 l/100km | tested: 7.4 l/1...
Opel Insignia Select Sedan 2.0T Petrol And Sports Tourer 2.0T Diesel ReviewMON, 13 AUG, 2012
OPEL INSIGNIA REVIEW What's hot: Elegant interior style, both imperiously swift on road What's not: Starting to date, road noise o...
Holden Astra VXR, Holden Insignia VXR And Holden CascadaTHU, 1 MAY, 2014