2020 Opel Astra 1.6 Benzinli Overview – 2020 opel astra 1.6 benzinli
Overnight, GM appear its next-generation Opel Astra five-door hatch, as able-bodied as its English counterpart, the Vauxhall Astra, above-mentioned to its accessible admission at the Frankfurt motor appearance in the average of September.
The Astra is said to be absolutely a fair bit lighter than the archetypal it will anon replace. On the scales, the new Astra weighs at atomic 120 kilograms beneath than the approachable car, while some models will be up to 200 kilograms added svelte.
Contributing to this newfound animation is a anatomy carapace that has been bargain from 357kg to 280kg — a 20 percent saving. Thanks to added bunched subframes, and all-encompassing use of high- and ultra-high-strength but failing steel, the anatomy is additionally 50kg lighter than before.
The new Astra five-door bear is a little abate than the accepted car. It measures 4.37 metres from adenoids to appendage and is 1.46m tall, which makes it about 49mm beneath and agency that the roof sits about 50mm afterpiece to the ground.
Despite the bargain exoteric dimensions, Opel claims that the new five-door is added ample than its predecessor. The latest-generation Astra is said to accept a accessory of annoyance beneath 0.30.
At launch, the next-generation Astra will affection petrol and agent engines with outputs alignment from 70kW through to 147kW. No doubt, added able OPC/VXR versions will chase in time.
Full capacity about the new Astra’s drivetrain calendar accept yet to be revealed, but we apperceive that for petrol buyers, the Astra bliss off with a 77kW 1.0-litre direct-injection three-cylinder turbo.
There’s additionally a 1.4-litre turbocharged four-cylinder petrol agent that delivers 107kW of ability and 250Nm of torque. The 1.4-litre motor is an all-aluminium affair, and Opel claims that its block is 10kg lighter than the artificial animate assemblage begin in the accepted Astra.
Over in diesel-land, the Astra racks begins affairs with a 70kW 1.6-litre turbocharged unit.
High- and mid-spec Astra models will appear with an IntelliLink touchscreen infotainment arrangement that’s accordant with both the Android Auto and Apple CarPlay smartphone apery standards. Top-shelf models will accept an eight-inch screen, although they may not be accordant with Android Auto at launch.
The new Astra will additionally be accessible with adaptive cast LED headlights. With eight LED segments for anniversary headlight, these new units assignment in bike with a advanced adverse camera to automatically about-face the high-beam on as necessary, as able-bodied as dim segments so that advancing cartage and pedestrians aren’t addled by the car at night.
Other tech and assurance appearance accessible on the new Astra accommodate cartage assurance recognition, lane befitting assistance, lane abandonment warning, advanced blow alert, ambit indicators to the car in front, automatic emergency braking, abandoning camera, dark atom monitoring, and automatic parking.
Opel additionally claims that the seats in the Astra accept been accustomed the beat of approval from the Campaign for Healthier Backs (AGR), a German non-governmental organisation.
Top-shelf variants will appear adapted with 18-way electric acclimation on the driver’s side, as able-bodied as massaging, heating, blast and seat-width acclimation functions. The two outboard seats in the rear can be optioned up with heating elements.
As allotment of its declared admiration to accost the all-embracing sales acme by about 2020, Holden is broadly accepted to advertise the next-generation Astra in Australia with bobcat badges affixed.
GM’s Australian arm afresh relaunched the current-generation Astra GTC and VXR as Holdens. These models were advanced awash as Opels, during the European brand’s abrupt chance on our shores.
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