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    Re: New Opel Mokka-e

    Quote Originally Posted by mbukukanyau View Post
    Each brand can go its own way in design
    Historically, Buick couldn't afford to design its own versions so had to make do with a re-badge - other than losing Opel/Vauxhall as a source, what's changed?

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    Re: New Opel Mokka-e

    Quote Originally Posted by Ruperts Trooper View Post
    Historically, Buick couldn't afford to design its own versions so had to make do with a re-badge - other than losing Opel/Vauxhall as a source, what's changed?
    Buick is now a massive brand, bigger than Opel, with about 1.4 million units per year
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    Re: New Opel Mokka-e

    Quote Originally Posted by mbukukanyau View Post
    Buick is now a massive brand, bigger than Opel, with about 1.4 million units per year
    So, is Buick now going to design/build all it's own models in USA - or just import from China ?

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    Get China to pay the bulk of development costs and add Buicks as incremental product in North America,
    GM has no business owning European brands in a market it never understood, this is better for everyone.

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    Re: New Opel Mokka-e

    Quote Originally Posted by Ruperts Trooper View Post
    So, is Buick now going to design/build all it's own models in USA - or just import from China ?
    When I come to power at GM, I will make that decision

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    Re: New Opel Mokka-e

    Quote Originally Posted by mbukukanyau View Post
    Each brand can go its own way in design
    So far I like the new design theme. Looks okay on a small SUV. Hopefully it will look good too on the new Astra and Insignia. But the latest model in Opel showrooms, the Corsa, the design theme still looks very similar to the Chinese Buick you posted.



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    Re: New Opel Mokka-e

    Quote Originally Posted by damnitgmi View Post
    So far I like the new design theme. Looks okay on a small SUV. Hopefully it will look good too on the new Astra and Insignia. But the latest model in Opel showrooms, the Corsa, the design theme still looks very similar to the Chinese Buick you posted.


    They will diverge more and more as the years go on,

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