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Vauxhall Motors Limited is a British car brand, which is a fully owned subsidiary of German car manufacturer Opel, which in turn is owned by Groupe PSA of France (parent of Peugeot, Citroën and DS). Vauxhall’s vehicle lineup is identical to that of its parent, Opel, but the Vauxhall brand is exclusively used in the United Kingdom and Isle of Man. Vauxhall is one of the oldest established vehicle manufacturers and distribution companies in the United Kingdom. Its headquarters are in Park Town, Luton, Bedfordshire, England.
Luton, Bedfordshire, England
Vauxhall Motors is a British auto assembling and dissemination organization headquartered in Luton, Bedfordshire, and a subsidiary of the German Adam Opel AG, itself a wholly claimed subsidiary of the American General Motors (GM). The organization offers traveler autos and light business vehicles under the Vauxhall marque; in the past it has likewise sold transports and trucks under the Bedford brand. Vauxhall has been the second-biggest offering auto mark in the UK in excess of two decades.Vauxhall was established by Alexander Wilson in 1857 as a pump and marine motor producer and started assembling autos in 1903. It was gained by GM in 1925. Bedford Vehicles was built as a subsidiary of Vauxhall in 1930 to produce business vehicles. Having at one time been an extravagance auto brand, after the Second World War Vauxhall got to be progressively mass-market. Since 1980, Vauxhall items have been generally indistinguishable to those of Opel, GM’s German subsidiary, and most models are mainly designed in Rüsselsheim, Germany. Throughout the 1980s the Vauxhall brand was withdrawn from deal in all nations separated from the UK and its conditions. All around its history, Vauxhall has been dynamic in motorsports, including reviving and the British Touring Car Championship.
Vauxhall has real assembling offices in Luton (business vehicles, IBC Vehicles) and Ellesmere Port, UK (traveler autos). The Luton plant presently utilizes around 900 staff and has a limit of roughly 100,000 units. The Ellesmere Port plant right now utilizes around 1,880 staff and has a limit of give or take 187,000 units. A high extent of Vauxhall-marked vehicles sold in the UK, the Isle of Man and the Channel Islands are handled at Opel production lines in Germany, Spain and Poland, and about 80% of Vauxhall preparation is traded, a large portion of which is sold under the Opel brand.
Striking previous Vauxhall processing autos incorporate the Viva, Victor, Chevette and Cavalier. The current Vauxhall auto extent incorporates the Adam (city auto), Agila (city auto), Ampera (amplified reach electric vehicle), Astra (little family auto), Cascada (convertible), Corsa (supermini), Insignia (expansive family auto), Meriva (smaller MPV), Mokka (subcompact SUV) and Zafira Tourer (huge MPV). Vauxhall offers elite variants of some of its models under the VXR sub-brand.