Completing 2021 with success, the German manufacturer Opel brought the “2021 Golden Steering Wheel” with its battery-electric New Opel Mokka-e and the “International Van of the Year 2021” awards with its electric light commercial Opel Vivaro-e to its museum, while the Opel Manta GSe ElektroMOD, which creates a bridge between the past and the future, with the "Best Concept Car of the Year" award.
Opel models, praised by expert jury members and the public, crowned their success with prestigious awards in 2021 as well. Opel Vivaro-e won the "International Van of the Year 2021" award, while the New Opel Mokka-e won the "Golden Steering Wheel 2021 Award". Making a statement about the prestigious awards won in 2021, Opel CEO Uwe Hochgeschurtz: “We are proud of all these awards. These demonstrate Opel's dedication and passion for its work. Our entire team has put great cars on the road with their design and engineering work. I thank all of them very, very much.”
Opel Vivaro-e named “International Van of the Year 2021”
The “International Van of the Year 2021” award, for which the Opel Vivaro-e has been awarded, took place in the spring at Opel's headquarters in Rüsselsheim. This award was the start of a series of awards for the best selling battery electric light commercial vehicle. The Vivaro-e was named "Electric Van of the Year" in the UK and subsequently received numerous awards. Opel's Combo model, on the other hand, brought many awards to the Opel Museum in Europe throughout the year, with both its internal combustion engine version and its fully electric version.
“2021 Golden Steering Wheel Award” to the New Opel Mokka-e!
Attracting attention with its bold and simple design since the first day it was introduced, the New Opel Mokka became one of the most talked-about models of 2021. The all-electric version of the Mokka, Mokka-e, once again made a big splash in the press by winning the “2021 Golden Steering Wheel Award”, one of the most famous awards in the entire automotive industry. Mokka was deemed worthy of the “Design of the Year Award” by Top Gear magazine with its bold and simple design and its stance as a modern German SUV that blends advanced technology. Opel Design Vice President Mark Adams, who is the most important architect of Mokka's impressive appearance, was selected as “Eurostar 2021” by Automotive News Europe.
“Concept Car of the Year”: Opel Manta GSe ElektroMOD
The Opel Manta GSe ElektroMOD, brought to life by a group of idealistic Opel engineers, revived a true automobile legend and made it ready for the future. The battery-powered Manta GSe ElektroMOD has so far caused great excitement wherever it has been exhibited. The eye-catching one-of-a-kind car is close by in France and Spain. zamOnce again, it attracted attention by being selected as the “Concept Car of the Year”.
Important Awards Won by Opel in 2021
|race||Best Fleet Super Mini||Fleet World, England|
|Valuable Car of the Year||News UK Car Awards|
|Grandland X||SUV of the Year in Dubai||Autos Community, Dubai|
|Badge Grand Sport||Business Car of the Year||Kilometers Entreprise, France|
|Best Upper-Mid-Class Car||Business Car Awards, UK|
|GSe ElektroMOD blanket||Concept Car of the Year||Car and Driver Magazine, Spain|
|Concept Car of the Year||Automobile Awards, France|
|Mocha||Design of the Year||Top Gear, England|
|Mocha-e||2021 Gold Steering Wheel||Auto Bild / Bild am Sonntag, Germany|
|Zafira life||2021 Grand Prix||Za Rulem, Russia|
|Combo Cargo||2021 Golden Steering Wheel “Best Commercial Vehicle”||Rusya|
|Van of the Year||Auto Express New Car Awards, UK|
|Little Van of the Year||Parkers New Car Awards 2021, UK|
|Small Commercial Van of the Year||Trade Van Driver Awards, UK|
|Light Van Award||Company Van Today, England|
|Combo-e Cargo||Van of the Year||What Car? Awards, England|
|Electric Van of the Year||What Van? Awards, England|
|Vivaro-e||International Van of the Year||IVOTY|
|Van of the Year||Van Fleet World, England|
|Best Electric Van of the Year||EV Fleet World, England|
|Electric Van of the Year||Auto Express, England|
|Van of the Year||Company Van Today, England|
|Environment Award||Company Van Today, England|
|Medium Van of the Year||What Van? Awards, England|
|Vivaro-e HYDROGEN||Notable Van of the Year Award||What Van? Awards, England|
|Mark Adams||Eurostar 2021||Automotive News Europe|
|Vauxhall||Light Commercial Vehicle Manufacturer of the Year||GreenFleet Awards, UK|