Results for Opel Corsa


Zippy and zooty: The new Opel Corsa is here, finally
Zippy and zooty: The new Opel Corsa is here, finallyArticle

They say good things come to those who wait. Well, the wait is over as the new Opel Corsa lands in Mzansi...

Naresh Maharaj 16 Mar 2021

Peugeot Citroen SA becomes official distributor of Opel vehicles
Peugeot Citroen SA becomes official distributor of Opel vehiclesArticle

Other than PCSA becoming the official distributor of Opel vehicles, the highly-anticipated sixth-generation Opel Corsa has been introduced...

20 Jan 2021

Opel to release 7 new models in 2019
Opel to release 7 new models in 2019Article

Opel South Africa has announced that they have seven new models lined up to be released in 2019...

4 Jan 2019

Naresh Maharaj
The revamped Opel Corsa Sport is bound to astoundArticle

Designed to impress, with power and features beyond what is to be expected from a vehicle in this segment and at this price, the Opel Corsa Sport 1.4MT is bound to astound...

Naresh Maharaj 5 Oct 2018

Opel revises Corsa models, drops prices
Opel revises Corsa models, drops pricesArticle

Opel has revised the Corsa models lineup in an aim to give better value to customers. It has resulted in improved specifications for some models as well as price drops across the range...

11 Jul 2017

Precision driving experience for petrolheads
Precision driving experience for petrolheadsArticle

At the Rand Show, taking place from 14-23 April 2017, there'll be a new motoring experience awaiting car enthusiasts: 5,000sqm have been converted into a gymkhana track for precision driving sessions...

10 Apr 2017

Suzuki SA wins big at Cars Awards
Suzuki SA wins big at Cars AwardsArticle

The second annual Consumer Awards kicked off last night at the Vodadome in Midrand. The Awards recognised the best derivatives...

20 Jan 2017

Who made the list for the Consumer Awards?
Who made the list for the Consumer Awards?Article has announced the 39 finalists for the second Consumer Awards - powered by WesBank...

12 Oct 2016 Consumer Awards semi-finalists announced Consumer Awards semi-finalists announcedArticle

The Consumer Awards, powered by Wesbank, is entering its second year. Following the success of the inaugural award season...

13 Sep 2016

Rocks joins the Adam beat
Rocks joins the Adam beatArticle

Already a key player with more than 120 sales a month in one of the most popular segments of the market, the popularity of Opel's cute and cuddly Opel Adam is guaranteed to grow even further with the addition of a funky Rocks model that combines the cocky character of a small cross utility vehicle with the fun of wind-in-your-hair driving.

Henrie Geyser 19 Nov 2015

2015 Music Jury
2015 Music & Sound Shortlist at LIAArticle

The shortlist for the Music & Sound category at the London International Awards (LIA) has been announced. There are 53 shortlisted entries, with the US (23), UK (11) and Germany (8) leading the way...

8 Oct 2015

Honda Jazz - Practical, spacious and pretty
Honda Jazz - Practical, spacious and prettyArticle

A firm favourite in the compact hatchback segment, the new Jazz is better than ever and now filled with touchscreen technology...

Luke Preston 24 Jun 2015

[Behind the Selfie] with... Fred Roed
[Behind the Selfie] with... Fred RoedArticle

This week, we find out what's really going on behind the selfie with Fred Roed, CEO at World Wide Creative...

Leigh Andrews 13 May 2015

New Corsa wins AUTOBEST 2015 award
New Corsa wins AUTOBEST 2015 awardArticle

The all-new fifth generation Opel Corsa has been recognised by a panel of judges who have bestowed it with the AUTOBEST 2015 award...

26 Jan 2015

The responsive brand: how to handle social media
The responsive brand: how to handle social mediaArticle

It took six months after the first reporting of the rear windows of Opel Corsa Lites shattering for the manufacturer to issue a recall. Today, this matter would have been handled very differently...

Danette Breitenbach 3 Nov 2014

Creek-chers unite at UTC 2014
Creek-chers unite at UTC 2014Article

It's just gone 2.30pm in the heart of Cape Town as my fellow Creek-chers and I battle our way through the early Friday traffic and soaring temperatures. Destination: the hallowed land; that beautiful sanctuary boarded by the welcoming Breede River and temporary home to many music-loving lovelies. Up the Creek we're a' coming for you.

Ruth Cooper 6 Feb 2014

Record scores in vehicle quality surveyArticle

The Ipsos Quality Awards 2012 have revealed outstanding results with the best scores in the history of the survey, with an overall score for the passenger vehicle market of 41 problems per 100 vehicles (PP100).

Alf James 27 Nov 2012

Youth motoring market largely untapped finds SA Student Motoring SurveyArticle

Owning a car is part of "the dream" for almost every South African student in the 18 to 25-year demographic, but there are some serious financial insights and access challenges clouding the way. The SA Student Motoring Survey 2012 examined what exactly is holding them back.

Marc Kornberger 14 Nov 2012

Record scores in Ipsos Automotive Quality SurveyArticle

The Ipsos Quality Awards 2012 have revealed outstanding results with the lowest scores in the history of the survey. The Ipsos Quality Awards were previously known as the Synovate Quality Awards and have been awarded to the industry for the past eight years.

Issued by Ipsos 12 Nov 2012

Tameron Carneson
Social media marketing - not an exact scienceArticle

But it can certainly be mastered... GGi Communications' Tameron Carneson takes a look at the ever-changing, rapidly changing world in which we live and asks whether General Motors has made the right decision regarding advertising on Facebook.

Tameron Carneson 11 Jun 2012

Mike Abel
Remember all those wonderful TV commercials?Article

As I sat in the Loeries audience on the Sunday night a couple of weeks ago, I couldn't help but wonder why I had seen very little to nothing that took my breath away. There was not a single television ad where I could apply that old test of saying, "I wish we had done that!"

Mike Abel 3 Oct 2011

Dr Nikolaus Eberl
[2010 FIFA World Cup legacy] The true legacy of 2010 - part 2Article

The first part of this 2010 Legacy Series analysed the direct benefits accruing to South Africa from having hosted the 2010 FIFA World Cup, such as an increase in investor confidence, global media advocacy, social cohesion, country brand and business confidence. In the second part, we look at the indirect benefits.

Dr Nikolaus Eberl 8 Jul 2011

New car sales revving higher
New car sales revving higherArticle

New vehicle sales in May were up by 9.5% over April - and an encouraging 35% higher than in May last year, according to figures released by the National Association of Automobile Manufacturers of SA (Naamsa).

Henrie Geyser 2 Jun 2010

Car sales on road to recovery
Car sales on road to recoveryArticle

New vehicle sales enjoyed the third consecutive month of growth this year with March sales up by 20.1% year on year and 10.9% ahead of February results.

6 Apr 2010

More than 100 000 Corsa bakkies soldArticle

More than 100 000 Corsa bakkies have been sold since the new generation Opel Corsa Utility was launched in 2004 making it South Africa's most popular and top selling ¾-ton bakkie.

24 Jun 2009

GM gives word on OpelArticle

General Motors SA (GMSA) reaffirmed yesterday that Opel was an “important part” of the local group.

Artwell Dlamini 24 Apr 2009

New vehicle sales still on the skids
New vehicle sales still on the skidsArticle

Naamsa's New Vehicle Sales Statistics for February 2009 showed a passenger car market down 34% compared to February 2008. During February 2009, a total of 20,406 new passenger cars were sold in South Africa.

3 Mar 2009

Car sales slightly upArticle

The year has started off on a slightly more encouraging note for new vehicle sales in South Africa, with passenger car sales up by 6% over December 2008.

3 Feb 2009

Henrie Geyser
GMSA geared to stay in SAArticle

With well-established core brands such as Chevrolet, Isuzu and Corsa in its stable and at least five new models due to join its range within the next 18 months General Motors South Africa says it's here to stay - in spite of what may happen to GM in America.

Henrie Geyser 5 Dec 2008

Healthy drop in new vehicle problemsArticle

Results of the latest Synovate's Competitive Customer Satisfaction (CCSI) research show a healthy decrease in the number of problems new car owners experience with their vehicles in this country.

16 Oct 2008

Time for a more fuel-efficient car?Article

Rising fuel prices getting you down? Think it's time for a change to a more fuel-efficient car?

25 Apr 2008

Howzit, my Chana?
Howzit, my Chana?Article

The first little Chinese passenger car from the Chana stable, the Chana Benni, will be on the showroom floors of South African Chana dealers this month.

10 Mar 2008

Will you like this campaign? Of corsa you will
Will you like this campaign? Of corsa you willArticle

Universal McCann in partnership with sister creative agency McCann Erikson developed a campaign with a twist for the new Opel Corsa 4400.

21 Feb 2008

New car sales slump again in DecemberArticle

Local new vehicle sales continued its downward spiral in December with sales of new vehicles down 18.1% compared to December 2006 and 14% down on November 2007.

9 Jan 2008

Leap in vehicle quality – Synovate surveyArticle

There has been a marked improvement in the quality of vehicles sold in South Africa with the number of complaints per 100 vehicles down by nearly 24% according to the annual Synovate Quality Awards 2007.

24 Oct 2007

Another great year for vehicle quality – 2007 Synovate Quality Awards resultsArticle

The winners of the Synovate Quality Awards 2007 for Product Quality have been announced. The year was an exceptional one for vehicle quality, says Richard Rice, automotive client services director at Synovate. The industry achieved a record best, averaging 117 problem counts per 100 passenger vehicles – an improvement of 23.5% on the previous year.

Issued by Ipsos 23 Oct 2007

Tiida parts cheapest: Kinsey ReportArticle

The 2007 Kinsey Report has just been released and of the local motoring brands surveyed the Nissan Tiida 1.6 Visia is the car with the most economical parts package.

18 Oct 2007

Postcards from the ed
Postcards from the edArticle

Opel, the headline sponsor for the Opel Rocking Future Roadshow, has recently been handing out ‘Win A Corsa Lite' postcards to Grade 12 learners across the country in order to further entrench its brand amongst school leavers.

25 Jul 2007

Grapevine secures new accountArticle

Grapevine Communications has been appointed by General Motors South Africa and Three Ring Circus to conduct an annual PR campaign for their Opel Rocking Future Roadshow.

Issued by Grapevine Communications 26 Jan 2007

Insig's top 10 ads for 2006Article

"It's hard to choose a top 'ad' in the conventional sense these days as there are so many engaging ways of getting to people," says Brand magazine editor Di Paice in the January issue of Insig magazine. "From viral marketing via the Net and cell phones, to airport runways and cropfields, there has never been such a feast of media to play with - and South African creatives love to play."

9 Jan 2007

Synovate Quality Awards 2006 winners announcedArticle

Synovate has announced the winners of The Synovate Quality Awards 2006 for Product Quality. The coveted Awards have been hotly contested, with the traditional stalwarts vying amongst themselves and against new entrants for top positions.

Issued by Synovate 16 Oct 2006

Loerie winners: Integrated Campaigns & Advertising Categories
Loerie winners: Integrated Campaigns & Advertising CategoriesArticle

Two agencies were awarded The Loeries Awards' highest accolade - a Grand Prix - at last night's glittering ceremony, Sunday 17 September 2006, at Margate on the KwaZulu-Natal South Coast. They were Lowe Bull Johannesburg for the Axe 'Get A Girlfriend' campaign in the Advertising Mixed-Media Campaign category, as well as Net#work BBDO in the Integrated Campaign category for the 'Lonely Finger' campaign it did for SABC youth radio station, 5FM.

17 Sep 2006

Harley Davidson meets NampakArticle

The results of the judging of the December 2005 entries for the Creative Circle Awards have been announced.

22 Jan 2006

November Creative Circle awardsArticle

The results of the judging of the November 2005 entries for the Creative Circle Awards have been announced.

11 Dec 2005

2005 Synovate Quality Awards - Quality of imported newcomers impressArticle

The 2005 Synovate Product Quality Awards has seen great jostling for positions amongst the tried and tested vehicle brands, but the imported newcomers to the study stole the show this year.

Issued by Synovate 23 Oct 2005

Louise Burgers
Loerie Creative Advertising AwardsArticle

And so it was time for the Big One... a reformatted Loerie Creative Advertising Awards yielded two Grand Pix Loeries, just 12 Gold Loeries, 37 Silver and 64 Bronze. In examples of stunning work, Net#work BBDO took a Grand Prix for the Virgins Poster campaign; and TBWA Hunt Lascaris took their Grand Prix for the SABC 1 ad.

Louise Marsland 3 Oct 2004

Louise Burgers
Loerie Design, Integrated & Sponsorship AwardsArticle

The industry celebrated excellence in design, integrated media advertising & sponsorship (the old Raptor Awards) on Saturday night, 2 October, by awarding 34 Gold Loeries, 57 Silver Loeries, and 35 Bronze. VWV were in the spotlight, winning two Grand Prix in Corporate Film: Multi Screen and Theatre: Large Events; while King James walked away with one Grand Prix Loerie for Promotional Marketing: Consumer; and Frontiers Group Africa with another Grand Prix in the Loerie Sponsorship section.

Louise Marsland 3 Oct 2004

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