Dismay at the sudden death of Hesse’s finance minister

Thomas Schafer He was considered the Crown Prince of Hesse’s Prime Minister Volker Bouffier. (Photo: imago images / Jörg Halisch) Berlin As Hesse’s Minister of Finance, Thomas Schäfer was a numbers man. The 54-year-old also had a humorous side and was never at a loss for a saying, not even at his own expense. He […]

The history of the Spanish Opel that has become a best seller

Updated:03/29/2020 03: 07h save Related news A car designed to give mobility to everyone – at one time driving a car was a luxury – like the Opel Kadett introduced in 1936, it was already a full-fledged car at an affordable price. Opel really took off with the “German economic miracle”, during the 1960s and […]

Daimler closes its factories for another two weeks

Munich, Frankfurt The corona virus has done what has not happened in the wake of the financial crisis, the diesel scandal or a natural disaster: the work in the German automobile plants is almost completely idle. BMW, Daimler, VW, Opel or ford had kept the tapes going even after the collapse of the capital markets […]

More and more factories close in the corona crisis

Düsseldorf, Frankfurt, Munich, Stuttgart At the annual press conference on Tuesday, the board of directors of the Volkswagen-Considerably striving to keep a distance from each other – just as the experts recommend in times of the global corona pandemic. VW boss Herbert Diess separated from his colleagues about two meters when he announced a temporary […]

Two cars “made in Spain” among the best sellers in Europe

YE. MADRID Updated:03/09/2020 17: 53h save Related news The Nissan Qashqai and Seat Leon were the two best-selling models in Spain in the last month. In Europe, two vehicles manufactured in our country have managed to place themselves in the list of the ten best sellers. Are the Volkswagen Polo and the Opel Corsa, according […]

50 years of two legends: Opel Ascona and Manta

ABC Motor Madrid Updated:03/05/2020 01: 14h save Related news In 1970 Opel revolutionized the middle segment. The Ascona was the prototype of a sports saloon, fun to drive, with short overhangs and excellent dynamism. It was also attractive in its multiple bodies; as a two-door sports car, a four-seat sedan or as the first family […]

Munich: woman confronts Lamborghini drivers – she embarrasses herself

Munich: woman confronts Lamborghini drivers – and embarrasses herself completely on 02.03.2020 at 07:48 a.m. A Lamborghini on Maximilianstrasse, the luxury mile in Munich. (Icon) Photo: imago images / Joko Munich. Mad story Munich, We would all have loved to see the face of the Lamborghini driver involved. But what had happened? The story that […]

Electric cars back in sales options NOW

29,868 new passenger cars were registered in the Netherlands in February, as reported by the RAI Association and BOVAG on Monday. With the Kia Niro and the Opel Ampera-e, the fully electric cars return to the sales options after a dip in January. The Kia Niro was with 1,054 copies the best-selling model of February. […]

Opel plans to extend short-time work in Rüsselsheim

Technical development center in Rüsselsheim The carmaker is considering sending the site workers longer into forced labor. (Photo: AP) Hamburg The PSASubsidiary wants to send employees in production in Rüsselsheim on compulsory vacation for longer. A spokesman confirmed that the works council was in talks about a possible extension. So far, it should expire at […]