A rally version of the Astra was built to the. It was facelifted in 2003, and was sold in Brazil, Argentina, Mexico, and other markets until 2011. Brake pressure is held for 1. The third gasoline engine option is the 1. Only one engine was available: a 1. In combination with the windows, which come to a point at the rear, it gives the styling with extra tension when seen from the side. The brake pressure is released as soon as sufficient drive torque is detected.
The bodyshell weight alone was reduced by 20 percent from 357 to 280 kilograms. But in The Netherlands, the Astra Sports Tourer was available as Astravan at special order. The rear seat backs can be folded down in a 60:40 split optionally 40:20:40 for more flexible use of interior space. For dynamic driving styles, Easytronic has a special sport program with all the shift points moved up into the upper, more powerful engine speed range for more dynamic shifting. In case of an emergency stop, a Brake Assistant boosts brake pressure and keeps stopping distances to a minimum.
The car finished second in class on the 1998 Rally of Great Britain, and claimed the for manufacturers in. Archived from on 10 May 2008. It was featured in the from 2000 to 2003 was runner-up in 2000 and overall winner of the 2003 Nürburgring 24h race and the from 2004 to 2008 Giuliano Losacco won the tournament in 2004 and 2005. An Astra won the for three consecutive years starting in 2000. Rear suspension is only with on top engines , and at the front. This superb elasticity is due to the torque characteristic: 250 Nm are available over a broad rev band from as low as 1950 min-1 and the peak value of 262 Nm is reached at 4200 min-1. All this is further underscored by black B-pillars, which blend in with the side windows, giving the impression of a single uniform surface.
Both model names and specs differ for various international markets. The entry-level diesel engine is a newly developed 1. Specification errors Please, report any you find. The second generation Astra was manufactured in Brazil. Show and compare with other cars Main features, safety and ecconomy Engine size: 1598 ccm 97.
Depending on the engine, they increased the spring rate by four or five rate points. The next step the engineers took was to modify the spring and shock absorber ratings. In late 2013, a new 1. Buyers of the modern three-door are discerning, generally well-educated customers, who value expressive design, innovative technology and driving pleasure. In a fashion typical for Opel they are designated with subsequent letters of the.
You can also you rate. The new model has been available for order since the end of 2004 and will be available at dealerships in March. Designers further honed the distinctive brand face that was first presented in this model line, while ensuring the car is still clearly recognizable as a member of the Astra family. The 74 kW 100 hp 1. This wallpaper was upload at May 31, 2018 upload by Martha Gilbert in. Easytronic automated five-speed manual transmission 1. Thanks not least to its excellent retention of value, the Astra is at the top of its segment.
Based on the new platform, its size was increased compared to the previous version. Deliveries began in December 2009. The controlled damping always offers the highest possible ride comfort, improves wheel grip in all driving situations and helps reduce braking distances. Buying a car starts at CarsPlusPlus Get a list of before you buy this Opel. The South African Astra turbo included a variant with the same engine called the Opel Kadett 200t S.