Vauxhall Motors Ltd. Is a vehicle manufacturer based in Chalton, England. Originally founded in 1857 as a marine engine and pump manufacturer in Vauxhall, London.  It became Vauxhall Iron Works and starting manufacturing vehicles in 1903. General Motors (GM) acquired the company in 1925. Subsidiaries such as Bedford established in 1930 came about that produced commercial vehicles. GM that also owned Opel vehicles based in Germany, mainly sold vehicles in Europe that were identical to Vauxhall’s offerings. In 2017 Opel/Vauxhall was sold to Groupe PSA (Peugeot Citroen)