VIENNA – Adam Opel is adding a fourth plant for production of the fourth-generation Opel Astra in Europe. Currently, the Astra IV is manufactured at factories in Gliwice, Poland, and Ellesmere Port, U.K. In addition, General Motors’ St. Petersburg, Russia, plant is assembling the model from completely knocked-down kits for the local market. Preparations are under way for the launch of the Astra 5-door hatchback at the Opel plant in Russelsheim, Germany, where the car will be built on ...

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