GM says Opel not up for sale

Thu Jan 10, 2013 6:19am EST
 

EISENACH, Germany (Reuters) - General Motors Co's (GM.N: Quote) European division Opel is not up for sale, Steve Girsky, vice chairman of the U.S. car maker, said on Thursday.

Parent GM will continue to invest in Ruesselsheim-based Opel, Girsky, who is also head of Opel's supervisory board, said at an event at the company's Eisenach, Germany-based plant.

(Reporting by Peter Maushagen; Writing by Andreas Cremer)

 
The logo of General Motors' Opel AG Belgian unit is pictured at its assembly plant in Antwerp November 5, 2009. REUTERS/Francois Lenoir