General Motors Corp.’s Adam Opel AG European subsidiary has been awarded the contract to build next-generation Opel and Saab models at its Russelsheim, Germany, plant beginning in 2008. After months of review, GM concludes the German facility can build the future Opel Vectra and Saab 9-3, which share the Epsilon platform, for some €200 million ($264 million) less than the competing Saab Automobile plant in Trollhattan, Sweden, the auto maker says in a statement. The decision is based on ...

Premium Content (PAID Subscription Required)

"Printer-friendly" is part of the paid WardsAuto Premium content. You must log in with Premium credentials in order to access this article. Premium paid subscribers also gain access to:

All of WardsAuto's reliable, in-depth industry reporting and analysis
Hundreds of downloadable data tables including:
• Global sales and production data by country
• U.S. model-line inventory data
• Engine and equipment installation rates
• WardsAuto's North America Plant by Platform forecast
• Product Cycle chart
• Interrelationships among major OEMs
•Medium- andheavy-duty truck volumes
•Historical data and much more!


For WardsAuto.com pricing and subscription information please contact
Amber McLincha by email: amclincha@wardsauto.com or phone: (248) 799-2622

Current subscribers, please login or CLICK for support information.

Already registered? here.