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2012 Opel Astra GTC revealed

Opel has revealed the all-new Opel Astra GTC in Europe. According to the company, it will be the most dynamic car in its class when it hits the market towards the end of this year. The GTC will rival the likes of the Renault Megane Coupe and the Volkswagen Scirocco, with its three-door coupe layout, based on the five-door Astra...

Vauxhall Astra VXR Opel GTC to be developed by Lotus

Lotus has a long history with GM brands such as Vauxhall and Opel. After tuning cars like the Vauxhall VX220 and the Vauxhall Carlton, which was even badged as the Lotus Carlton, reports are now confirming Lotus is putting in huge efforts towards tuning the upcoming Vauxhall Astra VXR/Opel GTC...

Opel Astra GTC Spy Video

Video footage of the upcoming Opel Astra GTC. It's expected to be powered by a potent 2.0-litre turbocharged engine. More info here.

2011 Opel/Vauxhall Astra GTC spied

The Opel Astra GTC, also known as the Vauxhall Astra VXR, has been spotted on the streets of Germany wearing rather elaborate camouflage as it ventures out from the brand's development facility for the first time. Due to become the third model in the Astra line-up alongside the Astra hatch and Astra Sports Tourer, it will also be its most potent with a 2...

Opel Astra SportsTourer spy photos

Here they are, the very first spy photos of the Opel/Vauxhall Astra SportsTourer. Our spy photographers have been waiting for signs of it for the whole northern winter, and suddenly it pops out wearing only light camouflage. And it’s looking really good too. The tailgate aperture is not as large as that of the Insignia ST, and the taillamps are of a different design to suit - similar to those found on the Astra hatch...

Opel Astra GSi twin turbo-diesel spy photos

Opel is working on a hotter version of its popular Astra hatch model to be dubbed "GSi". Today's spy photos show a prototype diesel version, probably powered by the new 2.0-litre twin-turbo engine delivering some 141kW of power. The snapper told CarAdvice that he believes the car to be an Astra GSi, and not an OPC, by the badging on the car's gearshift...

2014 Opel Astra Coupe - Spy Pics

CarAdvice has today received the renderings of Opel's upcoming 2014 Astra Coupe. The images show smooth flowing lines with a rear end not dissimilar to Mazda's current 3. Although we've yet to hear any conclusive facts about the car itself, we're pretty certain that if the pics are anything to go by, Opel is on a winner.

2009 Opel Astra spied

While Holden may have put imports of the Astra on hold, the car is still very much alive in other parts of the world with a next generation prototype recently spied in the German Alps. The new Opel Astra is expected to make its official debut at the 2009 Frankfurt Auto Show, almost exactly a year after its main German rival - the Volkswagen Golf...