2016 Opel Astra Hatchback Specs And Review
2016 Opel Astra hatchback is finally revealed! The prototype that introduced at the Frankfurt Motor Show revealed about the appearance and the specifications of the new Opel Astra that sells in USA at the end of this year. Even so many automotive enthusiasts in USA that said it is like a red diamond in USA, it is fantastic and rear! So, it is suitable for those of you who want to buy a new hatchback that has different appearance, specifications and the price with the regular hatchback on the USA marketplace.
On the motor show, it explains about what’s new on the Opel Astra in 2016. It said by the CEO of Opel that revealed that for this hatchback, it is half evolutionary and half revolutionary. It means that on some parts, there will be something new to the automotive enthusiasts and Opel holds the other parts and give contemporary touch. Let’s take a look at the specifications of 2016 Opel Astra hatchback on the review below to know more about the new hatchback that will give you more options on the USA marketplace.
2016 Opel Astra Hatchback Specs
The bodywork of this hatchback made as good as Chevrolet Cruze. Even if you take a look at the brochure, you will see that there is similar dimension between both of hatchback. For the weight, Opel offers 60/40 for the front and rear weight. Thanks to the new composition that can save up to 400 pounds. Opel has switched their bodywork to the D2XX Structure that has helped Opel in improving the design of the exterior.
The design of 2016 Opel Astra hatchback looks captivating with new floating roof. This is what makes this hatchback is rare just like a red diamond. Opel also comes out with C-pillars and new grille style that will improve the character of this hatchback.
2016 Opel Astra Hatchback Engine
Do not underestimate the 1.0-liter engine. Even though it is smaller than the regular hatchback that is using at least 1.6-liter engine, but Opel gives Turbocharged engine that can produce up to 110 horsepower. The 3-cyl engine can generate more than 120 lb –ft of torque.
The engine comes along with Front Wheel Drive with 5-speed Manual Transmission. But do not be afraid because you can order a 5-speed Semi-Automated Transmission if you want to increase the convenience when you drive. Let’s wait if Opel will bring the new EcoTec 1.4-liter engine to the USA marketplace. I am sure that new engine system will be preferred if it is true.
2016 Opel Astra Price
Unfortunately, the price has not provided yet for this very moment. But we promise that we will upgrade about the price and release date of this hatchback as soon as possible after the official price announced. For the assumption, the new Opel Astra hatchback will be worth for about $ 20,000 as MSRP on the market. Let’s wait the official price 2016 Opel Astra hatchback.