Vauxhall Ampera

This car is Vauxhall's version of the GM Volt, which is a range extended electric car providing around 40 miles electric range on battery which then switches to a petrol generator for it's electricity, providing another few hundred miles of range.

Specifications

Production Vehicle Yes
Produced From Jan 2012
Base Price (GBP)28000
Number of Seats4
Number of Doors5
0 to 60 (secs)8.5
BHP148
Electric Range (Miles)40
Total Range (Miles)350
Domestic Charge Time (Hrs)4
Fast Charge Time (Hrs) 
Swappable Battery No

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Vauxhall/Opel research and development centre plays key role in Groupe PSA global engineering network - Automotive World (press release)

Vauxhall/Opel research and development centre plays key role in Groupe PSA global engineering network
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Vauxhall/Opel can draw on a wealth of experience with its two electric cars Ampera (premiere Geneva Motor Show 2009) and Ampera-e (Paris 2016). The Opel Ampera-e is fully suitable for everyday use with its range of up to 323 miles according to the New ...

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Opel to swap Ampera-e (aka Bolt EV) for all-electric Corsa model in 2020 - Green Car Reports

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Opel to swap Ampera-e (aka Bolt EV) for all-electric Corsa model in 2020
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It's been six months since General Motors completed the sale of its Opel division in Europe to PSA Group, the French parent of the Citroën, DS, and Peugeot brands. With the sale came licenses to run out the model life of GM-designed vehicles sold as ...

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Opel Ampera-e 2017 review - Autocar

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Opel Ampera-e 2017 review
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This is Opel's, and in a couple of years' time, Vauxhall's, new electric family car. In mainland Europe, beginning with electric-friendly Norway and followed next by Belgium, Holland and Germany, it replaces the original Ampera, of which so much was ...

Ampera-e Gets Massive Price Hike In Europe, Opel Points Finger At GM - InsideEVs

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Ampera-e Gets Massive Price Hike In Europe, Opel Points Finger At GM
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Update: A similar €5,700 increase was announced in the Netherlands by Opel. Check out the 2018 model year spec sheet and pricing (via Opel) here. Making matters worse, that price increase applies to cars already on order – not just orders going forward.

Opel To Dealers: Stop Selling The Ampera-E, We Have Too Many Orders - InsideEVs

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Opel To Dealers: Stop Selling The Ampera-E, We Have Too Many Orders
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The Opel Ampera-e (aka the Chevrolet Bolt EV in North America) is one of the best electric vehicle values to be found on the European market today … but the availability of the inexpensive, long range EV (383 km/238 miles real world/EPA range) in the ...
GM Stops Taking Bolt EV Orders in Europe as It Can't Match Demandautoevolution

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Peugeot and Vauxhall owner PSA forms electric vehicle business unit - edie.net

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Peugeot and Vauxhall owner PSA forms electric vehicle business unit
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Peugeot and Vauxhall owner PSA forms electric vehicle business unit. 9 April 2018, source edie ... The new unit will be responsible for delivering the EV strategy for PAS's five car brands, Peugeot, Citroën, DS, Opel and Vauxhall. PSA said the move was ...

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Exclusive - PSA seeks Opel refund from GM over CO2 emissions - Reuters

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Exclusive - PSA seeks Opel refund from GM over CO2 emissions
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Among the unpleasant surprises was a CO2 compliance plan that relied on significant sales of the Opel Ampera-e electric car, a U.S. import based on GM's Chevrolet Bolt, at a loss approaching 10,000 euros per vehicle, two sources said. “Their technical ...
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Watch Tesla Model 3 Blow Away Opel Ampera-E - InsideEVs

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Watch Tesla Model 3 Blow Away Opel Ampera-E
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In fact, when matched up against one of its closest competitors, the Opel Ampera-E (cousin to the Chevy Bolt), the 3 shows it has what it takes to capture an easy win. Within just a couple of seconds, the Tesla Model 3 is already seen pulling away from ...

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Opel plans to build an electric Corsa as Chevy Bolt EV deal with GM isn't working out - Electrek

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Opel plans to build an electric Corsa as Chevy Bolt EV deal with GM isn't working out
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The Chevy Bolt EV came to Europe as the Opel Ampera E around the same time that GM sold its European operation to PSA. The change affected the rollout of the electric vehicle in Europe, but Opel announced this week that it is bringing an electric Corsa ...
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