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From its birthplace in Rüsselsheim, the Opel brand has spread out across Europe and the world. We operate modern production and assembly facilities in many European countries and sell our cars all over the world. The Dudenhofen Test Centre is located near the Rüsselsheim headquarters.
Opel’s company headquarters is in Rüsselsheim, Germany, where the company was founded over 110 years ago. In 2002, a record investment of € 750 million made it one of the world's most modern car factories. The annual capacity of the new plant is 180,000 vehicles. The successful Opel Insignia is made here. Rüsselsheim provides a modern workplace for about 15,600 employees.
OPEL: AT HOME IN EUROPE AND THE WORLD.
Opel is one of Europe’s largest automakers and has been part of the French automotive company Groupe PSA since August 2017. In 2016, Opel sold approximately 1.2 million vehicles. The company was founded in 1862 by Adam Opel in Rüsselsheim, Germany, and has maintained its headquarters in the brand’s hometown for 155 years.