​The Opel Ampera Will Die Next Year

The Opel Ampera, GM's rebadged and slightly reskinned version of the Chevy Volt, will shuffle off this mortal coil in Europe after sales have slowed from a trickle to a slightly leaky faucet that almost keeps you up at night. » 7/21/14 7:00pm 7/21/14 7:00pm

Opel Ampera: Volt No Longer Robin, Now Nightwing

The Opel Ampera's basically a Chevy Volt wearing a domino mask, and after seeing this first production-version image we realized the superhero it's playing is Nightwing, a grown up Dick Grayson to the Volt's boy-wonder Robin. Comic book likeness below. » 2/25/10 1:30pm 2/25/10 1:30pm

2011 Opel Zafira Sketch Revealed, Chevy Version Possible

The 3rd generation Opel Zafira MPV has slipped out of GM's European design studio with this Opel Ampera-inspired sketch. With Saturn all but dead, is there any chance we'll ever see this here? » 4/09/09 1:00pm 4/09/09 1:00pm

2011 Opel Ampera: Screw The Schedule, Here's The Full Reveal

The Opel Ampera had its coming out party a wee bit early for the Geneva Motor Show. Don't fret, our European breathren, your emo-ecomobile is here and we've got all the photos, and details below. » 3/02/09 6:00pm 3/02/09 6:00pm

Opel Ampera: First Driving Footage Of Crying Game Volt

Here's the first driving footage of GM's re-badged Chevy Volt, the teary-eyed Opel Ampera, set to be unveiled tomorrow at the Geneva Motor Show. » 3/02/09 12:00pm 3/02/09 12:00pm

Opel Ampera Officially Unveiled!

GM has officially unveiled the Opel Ampera, Europe's version of the Chevy Volt. In a reversal of usual practice, the Ampera is mechanically identical to its American cousin but is much better looking. » 3/01/09 11:45am 3/01/09 11:45am

2010 Opel Ampera Spied

Our friends over at World Car Fans managed to snag shots of the Opel Ampera Concept completely naked during a photo shoot prior to its official debut at the 2009 Geneva Motor Show. » 2/20/09 9:45am 2/20/09 9:45am

Opel Ampera Concept Revealed In Patent Filings

We saw an ultra-dark teaser of the Volt-based Opel Ampera and now, thanks to the leaky European Union Patent Office, we get the full picture of this very Voltastic electric Opel. » 2/18/09 12:30pm 2/18/09 12:30pm

Opel Ampera: New Electric Car Features "Voltec" Technology

The Voltec-equipped Opel Ampera electric car will be revealed at the 2009 Geneva Motor Show, bringing GM's electric car technology to a grateful Europe. » 1/26/09 7:29pm 1/26/09 7:29pm