Blog: Glenn BrooksOpel-Vauxhall to reveal Mini rival's name

Glenn Brooks | 18 April 2012

The TRIXX was a concept at the 2004 Geneva show

The TRIXX was a concept at the 2004 Geneva show

Its launch at the Paris motor show might be over five months away, but Opel and Vauxhall are set to announce the model name for Project GM4403.

A source at Vauxhall has told me that Tuesday 8th May is the date when all will be revealed. Will it be 'Junior'? Will it be 'Allegra'? Or might it even be 'TRIXX'?

I recently spoke to Rita Forst, Opel-Vauxhall's head of Engineering, and pressed her for details about the Junior project. If you missed the interview, you'll find it here.


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