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NOW VAUXHALL LATEST ACQUISITION

NOW VAUXHALL LATEST ACQUISITION

On Monday 11th January 2016 we made our first acquisition outside of the M25 with the purchase of the Skurrays sites based in Swindon and Marlborough

  • BRIT BUILT VAUXHALL ASTRA WINS GERMANYS 2015 GOLDEN STEERING WHEEL

    BRIT BUILT VAUXHALL ASTRA WINS GERMANYS 2015 GOLDEN STEERING WHEEL

    Vauxhall’s Brit-built Astra wins the best compact car honour at the prestigious Golden Steering Wheel Awards, Germany’s automotive Oscars, in Berlin

  • VAUXHALL CORSA CONNECTS DRIVERS WITH EXTENSIVE INFOTAINMENT OFFER

    VAUXHALL CORSA CONNECTS DRIVERS WITH EXTENSIVE INFOTAINMENT OFFER

    Vauxhall is introducing its IntelliLink and OnStar systems to the small car segment, providing drivers with outstanding connectivity and entertainment with state-of-the-art in-car infotainment technology.

  • VAUXHALL CELEBRATES ONE MILLION VIVARO VANS BUILT IN LUTON

    VAUXHALL CELEBRATES ONE MILLION VIVARO VANS BUILT IN LUTON

    Vauxhall’s manufacturing plant in Luton has built its one millionth Vivaro-type van. The milestone Vivaro was handed over to BT Fleet, Vauxhall’s biggest Vivaro customer. Vauxhall is the UK’s number one commercial vehicle maker, a position the manufacturer has held for 13 years since Vivaro production started. The lynchpin of Vauxhall’s top-selling van range, approaching a quarter of a million Vivaros have been sold in the UK including 24,500 so far this year.

  • BRIT-BUILT ASTRA SCORES TOP MARKS FOR SAFETY WITH FIVE-STAR EURO NCAP RATING

    BRIT-BUILT ASTRA SCORES TOP MARKS FOR SAFETY WITH FIVE-STAR EURO NCAP RATING

    The all-new Brit-built Astra has been awarded the maximum five stars by Euro NCAP in its latest safety ratings published today. The compact five-door hatchback from Vauxhall achieved high scores in each of the categories assessed – adult occupant protection, child occupant protection, pedestrian protection and safety assist.

  • VAUXHALL ANNOUNCES NEW INTELLILINK INFOTAINMENT AND ONSTAR FOR ADAM

    VAUXHALL ANNOUNCES NEW INTELLILINK INFOTAINMENT AND ONSTAR FOR ADAM

    Vauxhall has introduced the latest-generation R4.0 IntelliLink system infotainment technology including smartphone integration to its stylish ADAM city car. Following the introduction of the first-generation award-winning IntelliLink, this update promises to take individualisation even further, with an overview similar to a smartphone menu and the choice of well-known navigation including Apple Maps and Google Maps.

  • STAY SAFE THIS WINTER WITH VAUXHALL’S INTELLILUX LED MATRIX HEADLIGHTS

    STAY SAFE THIS WINTER WITH VAUXHALL’S INTELLILUX LED MATRIX HEADLIGHTS

    As we approach the darkest time of year in the UK, Vauxhall’s Brit-built Astra with IntelliLux LED Matrix headlights with adaptive, glare-free permanent high-beam lamps, could reduce your risk of an accident this winter. According to Department for Transport statistics, there were over 900 accidents last year in darkness hours that involved carriage way hazards. Nearly 400 of these involved an animal in the carriage way and over 300 other objects.

  • Vauxhall Corsa VXR VS Supercar

    Vauxhall Corsa VXR VS Supercar

    In a dramatic showdown, England football players past and present, go head to head with a supercar and a Vauxhall Corsa VXR, testing which can manoeuvre first into a parking space. As Harry Kane provides the skill behind the 205hp Corsa VXR and John Barnes takes the wheel of the 700hp supercar, the #kamarachallenge has precision driving that makes even commentator Chris Kamara lose his nerve.

  • Vauxhall Turn On The Style With Leisure-Orientated Vivaro

    Vauxhall Turn On The Style With Leisure-Orientated Vivaro

    Vauxhall have set down a gauntlet when it comes to beach-visiting vehicles with the introduction of their new Vivaro Surf Concept that looks to go head-to-head with rivals such as the Volkswagen’s California.

  • VAUXHALL’S POPULAR SCRAPPAGE ALLOWANCE SCHEME RETURNS

    Vauxhall has re-launched its Scrappage Allowance scheme, which means customers can take advantage of a £2,000 (including VAT) scrappage trade-in against most new passenger cars in its range. To qualify for the scheme, customers must have owned their trade-in vehicle for a minimum of 90 days. There is no upper age limit for cars and any manufacturer’s vehicle will be accepted.

  • Why We All Crave The New Car Smell At Now Vauxhall

    Why We All Crave The New Car Smell At Now Vauxhall

    Whether we mean to or not, we all make judgments about people based on the car they drive and what it says about them. A car becomes part of who we are. In fact, our relationship with the car is so strong that the right vehicle can make us appear better looking, well-off and even more sophisticated.

  • The New British Built Astra is now on sale

    The New British Built Astra is now on sale

    The new Astra is now on sale, with first cars arriving in Now Vauxhall showrooms this October after its global debut at the Frankfurt Motor Show. One of the UK's top-selling and best-loved cars, Astra is a household name for British car buyers with almost three million sold in the UK over the last 36 years, including 50,000 in the last 12 months. More than 25 per cent of British motorists have either owned or driven an Astra, so reaction to a new model will always be felt across the market.

  • VIDEO STORY: BRIT-BUILT ASTRA FLIES THE FLAG FOR GREAT BRITAIN

    VIDEO STORY: BRIT-BUILT ASTRA FLIES THE FLAG FOR GREAT BRITAIN

    To celebrate the launch of the all-new seventh generation Vauxhall Astra, workers at the Ellesmere Port manufacturing plant – home of the Astra for over 36 years – choreographed 128 new models to create the image of the Union Jack flag. Construction of the display was captured using a state-of-the-art drone giving a birds-eye view of the build.

  • BRIT-BUILT VIVARO AWARDED TOP HONOUR AT COMMERCIAL FLEET AWARDS 2015

    BRIT-BUILT VIVARO AWARDED TOP HONOUR AT COMMERCIAL FLEET AWARDS 2015

    Vauxhall's Brit-built Vivaro won the award for best medium panel van at this year's Commercial Fleet Awards, held at The International Centre. Judges described it as "an excellent fleet package". They commented: "Vauxhall took a risk when it completely re-engineered this van, but it has paid off with excellent build quality, a great driving experience, good fuel economy, improved payload and an impressive load length.

  • Now Vauxhall helps drivers be life ready with its latest Mokka models

    Now Vauxhall helps drivers be life ready with its latest Mokka models

    A cuppa, fast broadband and a trustworthy friend are just some of the bare necessities of modern life. And with the car playing an integral role in our everyday lives, then the Vauxhall Mokka available from local retailer Now Vauxhall in London will ensure you’re ready to deal with life’s challenges.

  • Now Vauxhall offers Astra-nomical affordability

    Now Vauxhall offers Astra-nomical affordability

    For motorists in London looking for a new family car that packs a powerful punch on the road but dodges a blow to the budget, Now Vauxhall is delighted to announce it has available an innovatively affordable offer on the stylish Astra Excite.

  • Vauxhall Vivaro and Movano to get new Euro 6 Engines

    Vauxhall Vivaro and Movano to get new Euro 6 Engines

    Vauxhall have introduced a pioneering new range of engines for their mid-sized and large Combi passenger vehicles that are Euro6 compliant and available to order now ahead of their release in 2016. The updates will also see the Vivaro and Movano have added safety features and additional comfort options

  • ONSTAR REACHES 1 BILLION CUSTOMER INTERACTIONS

    ONSTAR REACHES 1 BILLION CUSTOMER INTERACTIONS

    OnStar has fielded more than 1 billion requests from customers, who interact by phone, mobile app or embedded cellular service in their cars and trucks.

  • ADAM Capital hits the Town with Free Extras and Styling

    ADAM Capital hits the Town with Free Extras and Styling

    Now Vauxhall is encouraging drivers to unleash the London look and explore the Vauxhall ADAM Capital, which comes with clever features to make city driving a breeze. Exclusive to the city, the car is an edgy edition of the manufacturer’s urban-chic city car and offers a fresh take on the fashion-forward model. It pays tribute to the customisable features that the ADAM range offers in a design specially-created for the capital city.

  • BRIT-BUILT VAUXHALL VIVARO WINS FLEET VAN OF THE YEAR AT MOTOR TRANSPORT AWARDS

    BRIT-BUILT VAUXHALL VIVARO WINS FLEET VAN OF THE YEAR AT MOTOR TRANSPORT AWARDS

    Vauxhall's Vivaro has beaten stiff competition to win Fleet Van of the Year at this year's Motor Transport Awards. Held at the prestigious Grosvenor House Hotel, the Awards recognised the Luton-built medium-sized van as having "a long future ahead as a fleet vehicle favourite".

  • VAUXHALL ONSTAR TRIUMPHS AT AUTO EXPRESS AWARDS - Auto Express hales OnStar as ‘high-tech revolution’

    VAUXHALL ONSTAR TRIUMPHS AT AUTO EXPRESS AWARDS - Auto Express hales OnStar as ‘high-tech revolution’

    Vauxhall OnStar has won its first major award in UK, ahead of its launch this summer, from Auto Express. Winning the hotly-contested Technology Award, OnStar heralds a new era for vehicle innovation, taking in-car connectivity to new heights already enjoyed by more than seven million GM customers in North America, China and Mexico.

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