Recent releases

2009-10-22 As If It Were The First Time (pdf)
Duncan Speakman, Vauxhall Collective member and critically acclaimed theatre practitioner, invites you to join him as he re-examines the classic British street scene. Our everyday lives are set to be re-invented as Speakman ...

2009-10-22 VAUXHALL COMMERCIAL VEHICLES OFFER FOUR TIMES GREATER VALUE
Visitors to Vauxhall Commercial Vehicle retailers on or before December 2nd will be able to take part in a fantastic new deal designed to ...

2009-10-13 The Vauxhall Collective 2009: A new wave of Vauxhall Collective commissions are announced (pdf)
Four of the most hotly anticipated artists, designers, theatre practitioners and photographers in the UK have beencommissioned by the car company Vauxhall to create art works around the theme of re-inventing British classics ...

2009-10-12 WINTER CHECK &TOP UP TO ENSURE TROUBLE FREE MOTORING
As we sadly wave goodbye to summer and start to look ahead to dark and cold winter days, it's important to make sure that our cars are in perfect condition to handle ...

2009-10-12 VAUXHALL COMMERCIAL VEHICLES SHOWS ITS STRENGTH AT INTERBUILD 2009
The ability of Vauxhall to offer vans for every building, glazing and construction industry light commercial vehicle application is being demonstrated by a six-strong display at Interbuild 2009 ...

2009-10-04 VAUXHALL BOWS OUT FROM BTCC WITH MANUFACTURERS' AND TEAMS' TITLES
Vauxhall celebrated taking the Manufacturers'/Constructors' title and the Teams' title in the 2009 HiQ MSA British Touring Car Championship today. VX Racing, in the final outing for the manufacturer-backed BTCC team ...

2009-10-03 VX RACING PILE PRESSURE ON RIVALS IN TITLE RACE
VX Racing has kept up the pressure on their rivals after the final qualifying session of the the 2009 HiQ MSA British Touring Car Championship. Fabrizio Giovanardi, lying second in the Drivers' Championship ...

2009-10-02 VIVARO IS ECONOMY CHAMP!
Running costs are critical to both van fleet managers and private customers alike, and Vauxhall's Vivaro has proven itself as the out-and-out champ ...

2009-10-02 FIRST PUBLIC APPEARANCE OF NEW VAUXHALL ASTRA AT BRANDS HATCH
The final round of the 2009 British Touring Car Championship, and the manufacturer's race team, VX Racing's, swan song, will be the venue for the first UK public appearance of the new Vauxhall Astra ...

2009-10-02 Mark Adams talks about the new Astra

2009-10-01 VAUXHALL TO BID FAREWELL TO BRITISH TOURING CARS
1 October 2009.../An era of British motorsport which dates back over 20 years will be brought to an end this weekend when Vauxhall bids farewell to the British Touring Car Championship ...

2009-09-29 Astra Press Pack
Launched at the 2009 Frankfurt Motor Show, Vauxhall's all-new Astra is poised to raise the bar for compact cars sold in the UK, with a combination of stylish design, class-leading dynamics, ultra-efficient powertrains and upscale quality ...

2009-09-28 VX RACING SET FOR TITLE SHOWDOWN AT BRANDS HATCH
VX Racing is set for a tough battle to retain the all three Championships at this weekend's finale of the 2009 HiQ MSA British Touring Cars Championship at Brands Hatch ...

2009-09-24 Vauxhall Vivaro is top scorer with talkSPORT
Football fans across the UK can now listen to live broadcasts of talkSPORT's popular 'Fan in a Van' feature thanks to a new mobile broadcast unit supplied by Vauxhall Commercial Vehicles ...

2009-09-23 YOU DON'T NEED TO FEEL FLAT THIS AUTUMN WHEN BUYING A NEW TYRE
Most motorists have experienced feeling rather flat when having to purchase a replacement tyre. However, if you find yourself in this position this Autumn, it's worth rolling up to your local Vauxhall MasterFit centre where a price promise campaign means that they will match any like for like quote in your local area ...

2009-09-20 VX RACING IN THICK OF TITLE FIGHT AFTER ROCKINGHAM
VX Racing's Fabrizio Giovanardi remains in the thick of the Drivers' Championship title hunt after the penultimate round of the 2009 HiQ MSA British Touring Car Championship at Rockingham Motor Speedway, today ...

2009-09-20 LEEDS LEADS THE FASHION PACK
London, watch out! When it comes to individuality, the streets of Leeds are proving to be as hip as any catwalk at London Fashion Week ...

2009-09-19 PRESSURE MOUNTS FOR VX RACING AFTER ROCKINGHAM QUALIFYING
Fabrizio Giovanardi kept his HiQ MSA British Touring Car Championship title hopes on track at Rockingham today, qualifying in seventh place, seven positions ahead of Colin Turkington ...

2009-09-15 Vauxhall 48- hour road movie challenge
7 teams of hotly-tipped emerging UK filmmakers have just two days to plan, shoot and edit a classic short film to be shown at Branchage's Saturday Night Drive-In in Jersey's People's Park, 3rd October ...

2009-09-15 NEW BRIT-BUILT ASTRA RAISES QUALITY & VALUE AT FRANKFURT DEBUT
Frankfurt - The new Vauxhall Astra received its global debut today at the Frankfurt Motor Show with the promise of aggressive pricing, exceptional quality, and levels of equipment and technology seldom seen in the compact class ...

2009-09-14 VAUXHALL TO ANNOUNCE ASTRA PRICES AT FRANKFURT MOTOR SHOW
Luton - Next Tuesday's Frankfurt Motor Show will see the global unveiling of the all-new Vauxhall Astra and coinciding with the 9.30am (CET) press conference ...

2009-09-11 VX RACING BANK ON RESULTS AT ROCKINGHAM OVAL
The VX Racing team travel to Corby, Northamptonshire next weekend for the penultimate round of the HiQ MSA British Touring Car Championship at the Rockingham Circuit ...

2009-09-10 GM Board Recommendation to Sell Majority Stake in Opel/Vauxhall to Magna International/Sberbank
Zurich. General Motors today announced that its Board of Directors supports a bid from the consortium of Magna International Inc. and Sberbank ...

2009-09-09 NEW ASTRA ARRIVES IN THE NICK OF TIME....
With the new Astra set to go on sale this winter, Vauxhall is already gearing up to be inundated with orders - but what about law and orders? ...

2009-09-04 ART TO 'DRIVE' FOR
As the British Staycation summer comes to an end, Vauxhall Motors and Jiggery Pokery have immortalised the best bits of our holiday at home ...

2009-08-30 TITLE CHALLENGE REMAINS ON TRACK FOR VX RACING
The eighth round of the HiQ MSA British Touring Car Championship, held at Silverstone circuit in Northamptonshire, is the closest event to the home of Vauxhall in Luton and to the headquarters of Vauxhall's BTCC team, Triple Eight Engineering, based in Greatworth near Banbury ...

2009-08-28 VX RACING STAY CONFIDENT FOR STRONG RESULTS AT SILVERSTONE
29 August 2009.../VX Racing began preparations for the eighth round of the HiQ MSA British Touring Car Championship at Silverstone circuit today. Fastest of the team's three drivers in afternoon qualifying for the first of the three races tomorrow was Italian reigning BTCC champion, Fabrizio Giovanardi, with eighth fastest lap ...

2009-08-27 VX RACING SWINGS INTO SILVERSTONE WITH CHARITY GOLF DAY
VX Racing drivers Matt Neal, Fabrizio Giovanardi and Andrew Jordan turned their hand to driving of a different kind today by taking part in a charity golf day at Whittlebury Hall Country and Golf Club ...

2009-08-27 STUDY PROVES VAUXHALL MASTERFIT LEADS THE GAME IN PRICE
It is a common belief among motorists that despite the assurance of quality work, vehicle service, MOTs and bodyshop work using a manufacturers' franchised retailer can often be ...

2009-08-26 VAUX ROCKS FOR 59-PLATE DEALS
Luton - With the September 1 plate-change just one week away, a VAT increase looming and dwindling funds soon set to make the government's scrappage scheme history ...

2009-08-24 GREEN & LEAN ENGINE LINE-UP ANNOUNCED FOR NEW BRITISH-BUILT ASTRA
Luton - Vauxhall's all new Astra will debut at the Frankfurt Motor Show on September 15 with a highly competitive line-up of petrol and diesel engines boasting reductions in CO2 ...

2009-08-24 INSIGNIA ECOFLEX SPORTS TOURER BREAKS COVER WITH SUB-140g/KM CO2
Luton - Following the success of the Insignia ecoFLEX hatch and saloon, the Insignia Sports Tourer now takes the green-hued limelight with an ecoFLEX version ...

2009-08-24 SCRAPPED FOR CASH!
Del Boy and David Dickinson will be praising British bargain hunters today, as research from Vauxhall reveals that over 150,000 old bangers have been scrapped for a cash bonus towards a younger model ...

2009-08-21 VX RACING AIMS FOR LEAD AT SILVERSTONE
VX Racing will race at the team's home circuit next weekend, as the eighth round of the HiQ MSA British Touring Car Championship takes place at the Silverstone Circuit in Northamptonshire ...

2009-08-20 BREAKING RECORDS ON THE BUSES!
It's not every day that records are broken, nor is it every day that 32 icons of British road transport gather in the same place to mark a significant motoring milestone. ...

2009-08-20 Vauxhall celebrates success of scrappage scheme with £2,000 giveaway
Del Boy and David Dickinson will be praising British bargain hunters today, as research from Vauxhall reveals that over 150,000 old bangers have been scrapped for a cash bonus towards a younger model ...

2009-08-17 SPICE UP YOUR VAUXHALL CORSA THIS SUMMER
Vauxhall is offering owners of the 3-door Corsa model the chance to spice up their lives with a fantastic deal on VXR accessories ...

2009-08-16 VX RACING CLOSES IN ON TITLES AT KNOCKHILL
The HiQ MSA British Touring Car Championship round at Knockhill circuit in Scotland brought three podiums for VX Racing with Fabrizio Giovanardi, consolidating his second position in the Drivers' Championship and closing the gap to nine points from leading driver, Colin Turkington ...

2009-08-15 VX RACING STAY CONFIDENT AT KNOCKHILL
15 August 2009.../VX Racing has travelled to Knockhill in Scotland for the seventh round of the HiQ MSA British Touring Car Championship this weekend. In today's qualifying session the trio of VX Racing drivers were unable to make the most of the demanding circuit with an uncharacteristic lack of pace, but they expect to turn their fortunes around for tomorrow's races ...

2009-08-13 ONES TO WATCH RETURNS
Vauxhall Fashion Scout is proud to announce this year's 'Ones to Watch' - an exclusive off-schedule event, dedicated to supporting and nurturing some of the world's most exciting up and coming designers ...

2009-08-13 Vauxhall Fashion Scout announces Merit Award winner David Koma
Now in its second season, Vauxhall Fashion Scout's Merit Award offers the best new fashion designer the fantastic opportunity of a sponsored stand-alone catwalk show at Vauxhall Fashion Scout's ...

2009-08-11 VAUXHALL DRIVERS WEBSITE GIVES USERS UNIQUE WEB OFFERING
The benefits of being a Vauxhall owner extend far beyond the the driving experience thanks to a unique website dedicated entirely to them ...

2009-08-10 VX RACING TAKES TITLE FIGHT TO SCOTLAND
10 August 2009.../ The Knockhill race circuit in Scotland, hosts the seventh round of the HiQ MSA British Touring Car Championship, with VX Racing looking to capitalise on the momentum the team has built after taking three victories from the last four races ...

2009-08-05 Simon Hasan completes his Vauxhall Collective commission, capturing the lost crafts of Britain

2009-08-05 GENERAL MOTORS UK LTD ANNOUNCES NEW PRIVATE LABEL LEASING PARTNERSHIP
General Motors UK Ltd has signed an agreement with ALD Automotive to manage the GM UK Leasing Private Label Leasing operation, including Vauxhall Leasing ...

2009-08-02 VX RACING CELEBRATES DOUBLE VICTORY AT SNETTERTON
2 August 2009.../VX Racing celebrated two race wins at Snetterton race circuit in Norfolk today, the first double victory of the season so far for the team ...

2009-08-01 A TOUGH BATTLE AHEAD FOR VX RACING IN SNETTERTON
1 August 2009.../The rough and tumble of racing in the HiQ MSA British Touring Car Championship resumed at Snetterton race circuit in Norfolk today, with VX Racing taking fourth, fifth and ninth places in qualifying for the sixth round of the championship ...

2009-07-31 Which? Report Wrongly Implicates Vauxhall
Luton - A report published by Which? Car magazine today has wrongly implicated Vauxhall Motors in what it describes as a 'Car scrappage price hike scheme' ...

2009-07-24 VX Racing set for Snetterton
24 July 09.../The HiQ MSA British Touring Car Championship makes a welcome return to the track next weekend after its seven week summer break. The series arrives at the Snetterton Circuit in Norfolk for the sixth race weekend of the season, kicking off the second half of the 2009 calendar ...

2009-07-23 VAUXHALL SERVICE PLANS & EXTENDED WARRANTY COMBAT BIG VAN MOT FAILURES
A recent survey showed that almost half of larger vans in the UK fail their MOT, which has worrying implications both for safety and maintenance costs ...

2009-07-20 NEW APPOINTMENT AT GM AFTERSALES
GM Aftersales is pleased to announce the appointment of Clifford Walpole to the position of Trade Channel Manager for GM UK & Ireland ...

2009-07-17 INSIGNIA FLIES THE FLAG FOR FUTURE OF CAR DESIGN
When Universities talk about the use of teaching aids to assist with students' studies, they don't usually include a new car ...

2009-07-13 ON THE BUSES FOR THE OB BASH - VAUXHALL HERITAGE CENTRE, AUGUST 16
Buckinghamshire-based Tim is looking to get a record number of OB buses and coaches together to mark the 70th anniversary of one of the most iconic vehicles of the 20th century ...

2009-07-13 DO YOU KNOW WHAT YOUR OPTIONS ARE WHEN IT COMES TO ACCIDENT REPAIR?
Fortunately for most drivers, the biggest headache facing them after a road accident is not a trip to the local A&E but the issue of getting their vehicle returned to its pre-accident condition and back on the road ...

2009-07-12 FACING UP TO THE FUTURE
Rüsselsheim. Chevrolet Deutschland nimmt an der Internationalen Automobil-Ausstellung 2009 in Frankfurt teil. Hierauf einigte sich Chevrolet mit dem Verband der Automobilindustrie (VDA) ...

2009-07-09 DRIVER APPEAL AND COMFORT WILL BE HALLMARKS OF NEW ASTRA'S CHASSIS
Luton - The upcoming Vauxhall Astra, which will debut at the Frankfurt Motor Show in September, will not only feature a longer wheelbase and wider tracks for improved stability and ride comfort ...

2009-07-09 VAUXHALL OFFERS SUPERB EXTENDED WARRANTY ACROSS ENTIRE MODEL RANGE
It's more important than ever to safeguard your finances, so with that in mind Vauxhall has introduced new extended warranty packages ...

2009-07-08 PRESS PACK: VAUXHALL INSIGNIA VXR HITS MARKET AFTER 10,000KM SIGN OFF AT 'RING
Luton - Packing 325 horsepower, a sophisticated four-wheel-drive chassis and a sub-six second 0-60 time, Vauxhall's new Insignia VXR is set to take the mid-size performance saloon market by storm when it appears ...

2009-07-07 NEW ASTRA DESIGN WORKSHOP
Luton - The new Vauxhall Astra will mark the sixth generation of the model in the last 30 years and from launch will be built at the company's Ellesmere Port plant in Cheshire, UK ...

2009-07-03 19 or over? Get free Insurance Cover on a Corsa SXi!
Young drivers can keep an eye on their motoring costs as well as driving one of the most fashionable small cars on the road, thanks to Vauxhall ...

2009-07-02 WORLD'S FASTEST MAN TO DRIVE HOT INSIGNIA AT FESTIVAL OF SPEED
Luton - World Land Speed Record holder, Andy Green, will be experiencing a different type of thrust this weekend when he drives the all-new ...

2009-07-01 VAUXHALL SKATE: Bringing you even more fun on wheels this summer
Roll up, Roll up - London's ultimate roller disco is finally here. With Carl Barat, Remi Nicole, Alfie Allen & Smash and Grab's very own DJ duo Queens of Noize providing the soundtrack of the evening ...

2009-07-01 The Vauxhall Collective: The UK's most talented and exciting creatives exhibit their commissions (pdf)
Photographs of the Scottish landscape inspired by Daguerre's dioramas , a film that visits the self-declared King of the British Eccentrics, an art exhibition inspired by Funhouses, a 1950s tea party followed by a 1980s wedding reception, a glamorous, metallic leather driving set and ...

2009-07-01 MOVANO IN THE FRONT-LINE WITH WEST MIDLANDS AMBULANCE SERVICE
Good performance by the Vauxhall Movano in a front-line accident and emergency ambulance role, has led West Midlands Ambulance Service NHS Trust ...

2009-06-25 BETTER KEY-SAFE THAN SORRY
When it comes to personal possessions, half of all UK car owners (52%) are more concerned about locking away their laptops than keeping their car keys safe ...

2009-06-23 UK DEBUT FOR NEW VAUXHALL AT GOODWOOD FESTIVAL OF SPEED
Luton - Vauxhall will use this year's Goodwood Festival of Speed to unveil the all-new, 325 horsepower Insignia VXR for the first time in the UK, and provide visitors with the chance to see two stunning historic concepts that have not been exhibited in public for many years ...

2009-06-18 NEXT GENERATION ASTRA: THE INSIDE STORY
Luton -These are the first interior pictures of the Vauxhall Astra, which will debut at this September's Frankfurt Motor Show and will reach UK dealers by late this year ...

2009-06-17 Sensescape Scotland: Photographer Gayle Chong Kwan completes her Vauxhall Collective commission (PDF)
Vauxhall's Great British Road Trip gave Gayle Chong Kwan the perfect opportunity to explore her ongoing fascination with the Grand Tour and ...

2009-06-16 AMPERA SCOOPS PRESTIGIOUS TECHNOLOGY AWARD
The revolutionary Vauxhall/Opel Ampera Extended Range Electric Vehicle (E-REV) has been crowned the inaugural winner of a new and prestigious green motoring award ...

2009-06-14 Booty ful day on Brick Lane
Regular car booters Sir Peter Blake, Gavin Turk, Bob & Roberta Smith and Pam Hogg were joined by Pure Evil, Donald Urquhart and William Tempest, for the funkiest art car boot fair around ...

2009-06-14 VX RACING RIDES THE STORM FOR VICTORY
14 June 2009.../VX Racing took victory in the final race of today's HiQ MSA British Touring Car Championship round at Croft Circuit, with Fabrizio Giovanardi taking his second win of the season ...

2009-06-13 VX RACING CONFIDENT OF IMPROVEMENT ON QUALIFYING PERFORMANCE
13 June 2009.../The HiQ MSA British Touring Car Championship entertained the crowds of North East England at the Croft circuit near Darlington today ...

2009-06-12 IS MATT NEAL A RECORD BREAKER?
11 June 2009.../This week you can find out if VX Racing driver, Matt Neal current leader of the HiQ British Touring Car Championship, has become a record breaker ...

2009-06-05 VX RACING LOOKING TO KEEP IT COOL AT CROFT
05 June 2009.../VX Racing will be looking for cooler British temperatures next weekend as the HiQ MSA British Touring Car Championship (BTCC) heads to the North Yorkshire circuit of Croft for the fifth round of the series ...

2009-05-31 OULTON PARK PROVES BIGGEST CHALLENGE THIS SEASON FOR VX RACING
Oulton Park proved to be one of the biggest challenges of the season so far for VX Racing. The fourth round of the HiQ MSA British Touring Car Championship at the popular track brought each of the drivers a podium finish today ...

2009-05-27 VAUXHALL VIVARO VOTED BEST MEDIUM VAN 2009 BY VAN FLEET WORLD
The Vauxhall Vivaro has once again seen off all competition and claimed the top award for Best Medium Van at the 2009 Van Fleet World Awards ...

2009-05-27 VAUXHALL ECOFLEX RANGE SCOOPS ENVIRONMENTAL AWARD
Vauxhall's advanced range of green technology engines has picked up a coveted award from leading fleet title Fleet World ...

2009-05-26 VX Racing hoping to shine at Oulton Park
VX Racing will be looking to shine as the HiQ MSA British Touring Car Championship (BTCC) arrives at the Oulton Park track in Cheshire this weekend ...

2009-05-22 OLYMPIC CYCLISTS TRY FOUR WHEELS FAST WITH VX RACING STAR
VX Racing was delighted to give two Olympic cyclists a unique four wheels experience at Oulton Park last week ...

2009-05-22 OB JOYFUL - ALL ABOARD FOR THE BIG BIRTHDAY BASH!
One of the best-loved British classic vehicles of all-time is celebrating its 70th birthday this year, and to mark the occasion Vauxhall is preparing to welcome as many surviving Bedford OB Buses and Coaches as possible ...

2009-05-20 NEW INSIGNIA VXR SPORTS TOURER PACKS POWER, POISE AND ALL YOUR PARAPHERNALIA
Luton - With 10,000 kilometres of gruelling validation at the world's most fearsome and demanding test track now under their belt, the Vauxhall Insignia VXR hatch and saloon are set to raise the bar ...

2009-05-18 VAUXHALL LAUNCHES MOST ECONOMICAL CAR IN COMPANY'S HISTORY
Luton - With a combined C02 rating of just 105g/km, the latest Vauxhall Corsa ecoFLEX shaves a remarkable 14g/km off the outgoing model's emissions figure, and ...

2009-05-17 Four podiums at Donington for VX Racing
VX Racing held the lead in the Manufacturers/Constructors championship with four podium finishes for the team's three drivers at the Donington round of the HiQ MSA British Touring Car Championship this weekend ...

2009-05-16 Jordan takes pole and makes history at Donington
16 May 2009.../ Andrew Jordan took a surprise pole position at Donington today and became the youngest ever pole sitter in the history of the British Touring Car Championship. Jordan claimed his history-making pole position after post-session scrutineering resulted in his team mate and original pole sitter Fabrizio Giovanardi being relegated to the back of the grid ...

2009-05-14 Vauxhall Art Car Boot Fair (PDF)
Now in its 5th year and still one of the most exciting and diverse days out on the summer calendar, the Vauxhall Art Car Boot Fair announces it's full line up of amazing artists ...

2009-05-14 WHY CROOKS SHOULD FEAR THE CAR OF THE YEAR...
Following its crowning glory as 2009 European Car of the Year and the recent launch of the all-new Sports Tourer, it may seem there's no getting away from the Vauxhall Insignia ...

2009-05-13 VAUXHALL'S ALL-NEW ASTRA BREAKS COVER IN FIRST OFFICIAL PICS
Luton - These are the first official images of the new, British-built Vauxhall Astra, which will debut as a five-door hatchback at this September's Frankfurt Show and will appear ...

2009-05-12 Artist and film maker Ben Rivers completes his Vauxhall Collective commission (PDF)
Visiting Yorkshire bee keepers, Britain's self-declared king of the eccentrics and a hermit-like forest clearer might not be the most obvious people to seek out on a road trip across the UK but for Ben Rivers, artist and film maker, these are subjects of his latest film I know where I'm going ...

2009-05-11 NEAL AND JORDAN HOPE FOR HOME ADVANTAGE
A rare podium sweep at the first race of the previous round of the HiQ MSA British Touring Car Championship for VX Racing was very welcome and has set the bar high for this season ...

2009-05-11 NEW PARKING SENSORS FROM VAUXHALL RELIEVE STRESS
As more and more cars take to the busy city streets, parking spaces are at a premium. How many times have we all overlooked tight parking spaces for fear of damaging our cars under the gaze of impatient drivers ...

2009-05-11 TRAINEES GET THEIR CAR OF THE YEAR!
Trainee vehicle mechanics in Bedfordshire have been given the chance to hone their engineering skills on the 2009 Car of the Year thanks to Vauxhall ...

2009-05-08 £2K BANGERS FOR CASH DISCOUNT TOPS VAUXHALL'S SUMMER DEAL BONANZA
Luton - Vauxhall gave its wholehearted support today to the Government's Scrappage Programme, and confirmed that it would roll out the 2,000 discount across its full range of car and commercial vehicles ...

2009-05-07 VAUXHALL PULLS OUT ALL THE STOPS WITH 110 ASTRAVAN ORDER
There was no stopping Vauxhall Commercial Vehicles when it came to meeting an urgent order from leading road and rail infrastructure maintenance company Amey to supply 110 Astravans ...

2009-05-05 RCA Students Unveil Vehicle Designs of the Future
London/Rüsselsheim. In celebration of the 40th year of the UK's Royal College of Art (RCA) Vehicle Design course, a competition for students has reached its climax with three students on their way to Russelsheim ...

2009-05-05 ASTRA ECOFLEX IS FIRST CHOICE FOR FARMING CONSERVATION CHARITY
Very low CO emission levels combined with good fuel economy have led leading countryside conservation organisation The Farming and Wildlife Advisory Group ...

2009-04-26 VX RACING CELEBRATES PODIUM SWEEP
VX Racing claimed a podium sweep in the first race of the HiQ MSA British Touring Car Championship event at Thruxton circuit today. Fabrizio Giovanardi led his team mates home with Matt Neal in second place and Andrew Jordan behind in third position ...

2009-04-25 VX RACING DOMINATES THRUXTON QUALIFYING
It was another front row lock out for VX Racing in qualifying for the second round of the 2009 season of the HiQ MSA British Touring Car Championship. Following a 1-2 qualifying at the first event of the season two weeks ago at Brands Hatch circuit, with Matt Neal on pole, it was current champion, Giovanardi who needed only one flying lap to take the top spot today, despite missing the second practice session after clashing with a rival racer ...

2009-04-24 Kimpton Kids have VX Racing tour at Thruxton
Reigning British Touring Car Champions VX Racing played host to students from Kimpton Primary School today as the team arrived at Thruxton, Andover for the second round of the British Touring Car Championship ...

2009-04-21 VX RACING PREPARES FOR THRUXTON THRILLER
Fresh from the opening race victory at Brands Hatch, VX Racing will be looking to maintain the lead in the Championship standings, as the British Touring Car Championship heads to Thruxton in Hampshire this weekend ...

2009-04-20 NEW ECO INSIGNIA STILL FLEXES DIESEL MUSCLE
Luton - Generating combined C02s of just 136g/km and with performance similar to that of its regular 2.0 CDTi 160 sibling, the new Insignia ecoFLEX is set to provide company and private buyers with ...

2009-04-17 VAUXHALL TO DEPART BTCC AT END OF 2009 SEASON
17 April 2009.../Vauxhall announced today that VX Racing will not return to the British Touring Car Championship in 2010. The Luton-based manufacturer, the most successful in modern touring cars history ...

2009-04-16 COUNTDOWN TO CLASSIC FUN
If you're a fan of classic transport or just want a family fun day out, then the Vauxhall Heritage Centre's annual open day on April 26 is a must ...

2009-04-15 WEST YORKSHIRE POLICE TRY TURNKEY APPROACH WITH NEW VAUXHALLS
A turnkey arrangement through which fully prepared police vehicles are supplied by Vauxhall is being used by West Yorkshire Police Force to acquire new Astra beat cars ...

2009-04-15 MOORLAND MAKES IT TWO IN A ROW WITH TOP AWARD
Fylde car company Moorland Motors has beaten off stiff competition from over 300 garages around the UK to become winner of the Vauxhall 2008 Awards for Excellence ...

2009-04-15 INSIGNIA TAKES POWER FIGHT TO PREMIUM RIVALS
Luton - Packing 325 horsepower, a sophisticated four-wheel-drive chassis and a sub-six second 0-60 time, Vauxhall's new Insignia VXR is set to take the mid-size performance saloon market ...

2009-04-08 DRIVING INTO THE UNKNOWN
Forget trekking in the Himalayas or deep sea diving off the Great Barrier Reef, when it comes to discovering new territory, Brits should begin by venturing further than their own back yard. New research from Vauxhall today reveals that the average Brit only covers 2% of the UK in their lifetime ...

2009-04-05 VX RACING LEAD THE WAY
The opening round of the 2009 HiQ MSA British Touring Car Championship (BTCC) which took place today at Brands Hatch circuit, Kent, gave VX Racing plenty to celebrate with the team taking the lead in all the championship standings ...

2009-04-04 VAUXHALL FRONT ROW LOCK OUT FOR BRANDS HATCH OPENER
The first race in the new season of the HiQ MSA British Touring Car Championship will feature an all-Vauxhall front row with VX Racing taking the first two grid slots in qualifying today ...

2009-04-02 LEARN T0 DRIVE LIKE BTCC STAR GIOVANARDI FROM JUST £120
Brands Hatch - Tune in to ITV 4 this Sunday and the chances are you'll see reigning BTCC drivers' champion, Fabrizio Giovanardo, perform a masterclass in car control as he laps his VX Race car at the Brands Hatch season opener ...

2009-03-31 Champions want biggest bite at Brands
VX Racing, current BTCC champions, are ready for the opening round of the 2009 HiQ MSA British Touring Car Championship taking place this weekend at the Brands Hatch circuit in Kent ...

2009-03-31 VAUXHALL IS SCOUTING OUT BRITAIN'S MODELLING TALENT
Girls dreaming of getting a chance to strut their stuff on the catwalk, look out for the Vauxhall Style events taking place across the UK in April and May ...

2009-03-30 SAFETY MOTORING CHECK PUTS YOUR MIND AT EASE
Before setting off for your next motoring adventure, it makes sense to ensure that your car or MPV is in perfect condition for a safe and trouble-free holiday or trip ...

2009-03-26 HIGHLANDS AND ISLANDS ROLE FOR HIGH SPEC MOVANO BASED MOBILE BANKS
Banking services to some of the most remote communities in Scotland are being provided using a pair of mobile banks based on the Vauxhall Movano model and ...

2009-03-23 Jonathan Kelsey designs for Vauxhall (PDF)
Hailed as the "British Louboutin", shoe designer Jonathan Kelsey brings glamour and sophistication to British drivers with his luxury driving set, consisting of key fob, driving gloves and steering wheel cover in his trade mark metallicleather and heavy black stitching ...

2009-03-23 ART CAR TO STAR AT HERITAGE CENTRE DRIVE IT DAY!
Fans of classic and vintage vehicles are gearing up for 'Drive it Day' - the one day a year where owners of old cars, bikes and trucks are encouraged to take to the road and celebrate the freedom of motoring... ...

2009-03-20 Vauxhall Art Car Boot Fair (PDF)
The Truman Brewery plays host to art bargains from big name artists and up and coming creative stars at the UK's hottest car boot fair. Credit crunch chic has never been so easy ...

2009-03-19 THE HEAT IS ON FOR VX RACING AFTER FIRST OFFICIAL ALL-CARS TEST
VX Racing hit the track in Rockingham today, with the first official HiQ MSA British Touring Car Championship (BTCC) test session prior to the new season of racing and the reigning BTCC champions were on the pace all afternoon ...

2009-03-19 VX RACING UNVEILS NEW LOOK FOR 2009
Luton - VX Racing debuts its new look for 2009 at today's HiQ MSA British Touring Car Championship media day held at Rockingham Motor Speedway ...

2009-03-19 SAFETY SQUAD ENTERS 19TH YEAR
Luton: Last Friday the Safer Luton Partnership launched its 19th annual Safety Squad, an initiative that gives local school children an opportunity to learn about personal safety and crisis management in simulated real life situations ...

2009-03-19 PRESS PACK - INSIGNIA SPORTS TOURER
Luton - Despite the current economic malaise, Vauxhall's 2009 European Car of the Year has been a resounding success, bucking a downward sales trend with more than ...

2009-03-16 At home with the Skinners: A 1950s tea party awaits the chosen players
Purveyors of Bespoke experiences, Gideon Reeling, invite players to a very special tea party, the first of their performances for Vauxhall's Great British Road Trip ...

2009-03-16 NEW ECOFLEX ZAFIRA GETS GREEN LIGHT WITH NEW ENGINE
Luton - Using a new-to-range 1.7-litre advanced diesel engine emitting combined emissions of just 139g/km, Vauxhall's latest addition to the Zafira line-up has all the ...

2009-03-10 VX RACING DEMONSTRATES BTCC EMISSIONS PROGRAMME
VX Racing has been working with the HiQ MSA British Touring Car Championship to introduce a new emissions testing programme designed to reduce ...

2009-03-10 TRY ONE OF VAUXHALL'S NEW CONVERSIONS...
With the Six Nations rugby tournament in full swing, tries and conversions are at the forefront of many people's minds - so why not take the chance to try a conversion of ...

2009-03-05 VAUXHALL UK'S NUMBER ONE BEST SELLING-BRAND IN FEBRUARY
Luton - For the second time in three months, Vauxhall is the leading brand for new car registrations in the UK, recording a total of 9,372 vehicles ...

2009-03-02 Press kit: Vauxhall Ampera
The revolutionary Vauxhall Ampera will be the first electrically driven automobile with zero-emission capability in Europe that's suitable ...

2009-03-02 COMBO TAKES THINGS TO THE MAXX

2009-02-27 GRAB SOME TEAM SPIRIT WITH VAUXHALL'S NEW VX RACING MODELS
Luton - With the 2009 BTCC season almost upon us, Vauxhall has just launched two stunning limited editions based on the Corsa and Astra VXR to celebrate VX Racing's success in the 2008 British Touring Car Championship ...

2009-02-23 DRIVE IT DAY - VAUXHALL HERITAGE CENTRE OPENS ITS DOORS!
Vauxhall will be throwing open the doors of its Heritage Centre to mark the annual 'Drive it Day' celebration of classic motoring on Sunday, April 26 - and to mark the occasion ...

2009-02-19 'Loads'a-money - if you buy a Vauxhall van...
It's not often that you can walk away from one of the biggest purchases in your life with a spring in your step and a cheque in your hand, but from now with Vauxhall that's exactly what you can do ...

2009-02-17 NEW INSIGNIA MARKS 5-MILLION CAR LANDMARK FOR VAUXHALL IN MIDSIZE SECTOR
With almost five million post-war passenger cars produced, mainly for the domestic market, Vauxhall can lay claim to have been 'The Wheels of Britain' for more than sixty years now ...

2009-02-13 VAUXHALL MOTORS APPOINTS ID PR & MARKETING FOR VX RACING BTCC PROGRAMME
12/01/09 - Vauxhall Motors has appointed ID PR & Marketing to handle its VX Racing BTCC public relations programme for the forthcoming season. The agency will manage the trackside PR activities of the company's three-car British Touring Car Championship campaign ...

2009-02-13 LOCAL MP VISITS LUTON VAN PLANT
Luton: Margaret Moran MP for Luton South met with management at the GM Manufacturing (GMM) Luton van plant for a general business update on Thursday 12th March ...

2009-02-12 NUMBER 1 IN SEGMENT, FLEX7 INNOVATION & 5 PER CENT CASHBACK: THE ZAFIRA'S GOT IT ALL FIGURED
Luton - Like most design classics, once we've been wowed by their style and innovation, it's all too easy to forget why we loved them in the first place ...

2009-02-12 CORSA SUPPORTS FIRE INVESTIGATION AND PREVENTION WORK IN CHESHIRE
A fleet of 25 Vauxhall Corsas purchased by Cheshire Fire and Rescue Service are supporting vital fire investigation and safety work across the County and in the ...

2009-02-11 GOING THE EXTRA MILE (OR 150) FOR LOVE
Whatever happened to going on a date with the good-looking person down the road? New research reveals that Brits are driving further from home in the search for romance with love-seekers now happily driving in excess of 150 miles to go on a date ...

2009-02-11 VXR8 BATHURST EDITION DEALS BLOWER PUNCH TO RIVALS
Luton - Few will claim that Vauxhall's storming VXR8 super-saloon is lacking in the power stakes, but just in case there were any doubters ...

2009-02-11 VXR8 BATHURST SMOKES INTO MARKET WITH BLOWER FORCE
Luton - Few will claim that Vauxhall's storming VXR8 super-saloon is lacking in the power stakes, but just in case there were any doubters ...

2009-02-03 VAUXHALL HIGH-FIVES BUYERS WITH ALL NEW CASHBACK DEAL
Luton - Consumers seem to be in a no-win situation in today's chaotic economy: if we borrow money, interest is punitive, yet if we have cash to invest the rates we're sold are derisory ...

2009-01-29 Vauxhall Fashion Scout introduces the designers of the future as fashion fever hits London
Vauxhall Fashion Scout, the leading off-schedule venue at London Fashion Week, is back for its sixth season ...

2009-01-28 ACCIDENT HELP IS AT HAND FOR GM CAR DRIVERS
GM is following up its' nationwide campaign to reinforce the benefits of using a Vauxhall, Chevrolet or Saab Approved Bodyshop for accident repairs by focusing attention on its free 24/7 accident support service ...

2009-01-28 At home with the Skinners
Come round to our house for tea and buns. We'd love to see you at ours. It's Eva's birthday and Marion's going ...

2009-01-28 FILL YOUR BOOTS!
The unprecedented sales and deals available on the high street and in shopping centres across the UK has created a reverse ...

2009-01-27 OPEL TO REVEAL AMPERA ELECTRIC CAR AT GENEVA MOTOR SHOW
Rüsselsheim. Opel has announced Ampera as the name of its revolutionary extended-range electric car. The five-door, four-seat Opel Ampera will be revealed at the 2009 Geneva Motor Show ...

2009-01-26 VAUXHALL & OPEL CELEBRATES EUROPE'S MOST PRESTIGIOUS NEW CAR ACCOLADE
Rüsselsheim. It's official: the coveted European Car of the Year title belongs to Vauxhall and Opel for the next year. An international jury, comprising 59 of the most important motoring journalists from 23 countries ...

2009-01-20 HEAD OFF MOT TEST HASSLES IN 2009 WITH GM INSURANCE
More than 320,000 owners of Vauxhall, SAAB and Chevrolet cars needing a first MOT Test in 2009 can take the uncertainty out of this sometimes fraught experience and protect their investment with a special insurance scheme ...

2009-01-20 London film maker wins prestigious national short film award
An East London film maker has won this year's 6th London Short Film Festival Vauxhall Auteur Theory Award fighting off stiff competition from over 600 film makers ...

2009-01-20 Vauxhall UK Beatboxing Championships 2009
Beatboxing: The art of producing drum beats, rhythm, and musical sounds using one's mouth, lips, tongue, voice, nasal passage and throat ...

2009-01-16 VAUXHALL COMMERCIAL VEHICLES - THE PREMIER LEAGUE CHOICE FOR ASTON VILLA
Aston Villa Football Club has been making the most of the eight Vauxhall Commercial Vehicles currently in use at their Villa Park stadium and Bodymoor Heath training ground ...

2009-01-14 MORE COMMERCIAL SUCCESS FOR VAUXHALL!
With sales of almost 50,000 vans, Vauxhall celebrated yet another year of commercial success in 2008 despite the backdrop of a steeply declining LCV market ...

2009-01-08 VX RACING SIGNS ANDREW JORDAN FOR 2009
Triple British Touring Car Champions VX Racing have signed up-and-coming touring car driver Andrew Jordan for its 2009 assault on the national championship ...

2009-01-07 VAUXHALL TOPS UK'S CAR REGISTRATIONS CHART IN DECEMBER
Luton - Vauxhall took the lion's share of the UK's passenger car market last month, with a total of 19,058 registrations - a mere 5.93 per cent down from the same period in 2007, despite the UK's sharp economic decline ...

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