Erhard Schnell died on February 8th, aged 92. He worked at Opel from 1952 to 1992 and designed the iconic GT and modesl such as the 1st-gen Corsa and the Calibra.
Opel has revealed the GT X Experimental, the design study that introduces the brand's new strategy and the design direction for the future model line-up.
The design study, which will make its debut within the end of 2018, features a distinctive front end design which will be adopted by all new models by mid-2020s.
The Opel Manta Concept is a modern reinterpretation of the iconic European muscle cars. It was created by a team of ISD design students led by Valentin Fuchs and Marius Torterat.
Opel has revealed the Ampera-e - a new electric compact car that will be launched in 2017. It is based on the 2015 Chevrolet Bolt EV Concept.
Opel has revealed the exterior of its new GT Concept, a front mid-engined show car that features an evolution of the brand's sculptural design philosophy aimed at expressing purity of forms.
Opel has released a series of teasers that preview a new sportscar concept scheduled to make its debut at the 2016 Geneva Motor Show.
At the 2015 Frankfurt Motor Show Opel has presented the new Astra, featuring leaner dimensions, advanced connectivity system and a new, lightweight vehicle architecture.
Opel has posted a couple of sketches showing the New Astra for the Racetrack, a racing car for the 2016 TCR International Series.
Opel has announced a five million Euros investment for its Rüsselsheim Design Center, including a new high-speed milling center for the development of design concepts and production models.
An official video where Opel Vice President of Design Mark Adams gives a detailed design overview of the new Karl compact model.
To celebrate the 50th Anniversary of its German Design Studio, Opel has published ten videos with interviews to current and former design managers, who explain the brand's design philosophy and tell the story of the most iconic concepts.
Opel has revealed the 5th generation of its best selling model, featuring an evolution of the design that incorporates the current aesthetic DNA of the brand.
To mark the 50th Anniversary of its Rüsselsheim Design Studio, Opel has published an official document that tells the history of the facility, which was modeled after GM studio in Warren, Michigan.
Design of the Opel Bitter CD at Opel Design in Russelsheim, Germany Opel Design in November of 1971. To understand the importance of Opel Design in the early seventies, it should be known that Opel produced more cars per year than Chrysler did in...
Opel/Vauxhall has revealed an official design sketch of the all-new Vivaro light commercial vehicle, set to be launched this summer. The exterior design shows a new face featuring the brand's current styling cues.
At the 2014 Geneva Motor Show Opel will present the Astra OPC EXTREME Concept, a study inspired by the homonimous 2002 showcar that previews the fastest street-legal Astra ever.
Opel/Vauxhall has revealed the images and details of the Monza Concept, the four-seater concept that evolves the brand's sculptural design language and showcases a distinctive LED projection system.