Opel and Vauxhall edge higher

General Motors brands Opel and Vauxhall increased their market share in Europe in 2013, as sales of the new Adam city car helped counter a declining auto market. Opel and UK sister brand Vauxhall had a European market share of 5.61 per cent in 2013, up from 5.59 per cent in 2012, Opel said yesterday, citing preliminary sales figures. In Germany - Europe’s biggest auto market - Opel expanded its market share to seven per cent from 6.9 percent, it said