Vauxhall, Astra, 1.6 CDTi ,dieselVauxhall Astra SRi 1.6 CDTi 16v review: new tax-busting engine is a winner

Story: Peter Nunn | Posted 11 July 2014

Verdict:  Vauxhall’s new tax-busting engine gives Astra a fresh lease of life. Vauxhall Astra SRi 1.6 CDTi 16v (136ps) ecoFlex Start/Stop What is it? Vauxhall’s top selling Astra takes to the road with latest and highly rated 1.6-litre CDTi engine providing the power. Dubbed the “Whisper Diesel,” this is the efficient 1598 cc Vauxhall four cylinder turbodiesel that’s… Read more…

New Opel Corsa testing in disguiseNew Vauxhall Corsa caught testing

Story: David Wilkins | Posted 26 June 2014

IT might not look much like the new Vauxhall Corsa. But under all that disguise is, indeed, Vauxhall’s new-look supermini. We haven’t heard much from Vauxhall about what the next Corsa will be like, but over on the other side of the Channel, the British company’s continental cousins at Opel has been dropping some fairly… Read more…

Vauxhall, InsigniaVauxhall Insignia: did I mention the tax?

Story: Ralph | Posted 16 June 2014

A large executive car for the equivalent company car tax of a family hatchback. That, frankly, is the package that you get with the Vauxhall Insignia I’m running if you want to drive it as your next company car. If you can forget about the money you’re saving on the fuel for a minute –… Read more…

Fashion Guru and TV star Gok Wan has taken dFashion Guru Gok Wan goes electric with the Vauxhall Ampera

Story: Matt Morton | Posted 6 June 2014

Fashion guru and businessman, Gok Wan, has just taken delivery of a brand-new business car. It’s the Vauxhall Ampera – the innovative range-extending hybrid vehicle from Vauxhall. The award-winning Ampera can run on electric power alone for up to 50 miles, while a clever petrol generator can extend that seamlessly to 300 miles. However, at… Read more…

Vauxhall InsigniaSME Company Car of the year a perfect fit for Countrywide

Story: Martyn Collins | Posted 19 May 2014

What makes the Insignia* a Company Car Tax winner?P11D Value: £19,139CO2 Emissions: 98g/kmCompany Car Tax band: 15%Benefit in kind: £2871Company car tax payable at 20%: £651Company car tax payable at 40%: £1302*Vauxhall Insignia hatch 2.0 CDTi 140PS ecoFLEX Start/Stop HERE’s further proof that it’s not just us that think the Vauxhall Insignia is right for… Read more…

Vauxhall_InsigniaBT places order for our SME Company Car of the Year

Story: Martyn Collins | Posted 6 May 2014

BT is a major Vauxhall buyer and has just bought another 242 to prove the point. Most of the new cars are Vauxhall Insignias, our SME Company Car of the Year.

Vauxhall_InsigniaAward-winning Insignia is my new road warrior

Story: Ralph Morton | Posted 28 April 2014

THIS is my new mile munching business car: the Vauxhall Insignia. The car that was voted SME Company Car of the Year by our SME specialist judges chaired by the Business Secretary and MP for Twickenham Vince Cable. It also won the Best Car for Tax. This is what one of our judges said: “The… Read more…

Vauxhall_employee_awardVauxhall wins global recognition for employee opportunities

Story: Andrew Charman | Posted 19 March 2014

GOOD to hear that one of Britain’s leading company car manufacturers is setting an example of looking after its employees. Vauxhall Motors has been certified by the Top Employers Institute for what are dubbed “exceptional” employee opportunities. The certification comes as a result of not just UK but global research by the Institute, looking for… Read more…

Vauxhall_ADAM_SNew turbo version adds pace to ADAM’s pizzazz

Story: Andrew Charman | Posted 13 March 2014

THERE was a new version of the Vauxhall ADAM at the Geneva Motor Show. It should interest user-choosers who like the ADAM’s style and low running costs, but were looking for a bit more oomph.  Enter the Vauxhall ADAM S, a performance model with a 148bhp 1.4 turbo engine with an uprated chassis to suit…. Read more…

Vauxhall Astra TechLine action pictureVauxhall Astra Tech Line car review – all the kit and quality with business-friendly costs

Story: Ralph Morton | Posted 23 February 2014

Even without the new 1.6 diesel that’s on its way to the Astra, this is an excellent hatch