Official: This is the new generation Opel Astra


Opel-Astra-MKV-4 R APIDA reflexes, Opel published almost immediately the official photos and information about fifth generation Astra , after the first images leaked through Internet.

The main new features compared to the outgoing model are related to the [1.99901 million] greater habitability , despite being smaller and the incorporation of new technologies, but above all with [1.99901 million] a weight reduction that reaches 200 kg .

The Astra will be the first general to die LED headlamps.

is that excess weight was just the problem of Opel products and it seems that the new generation Astra has been resolved, managing to improve their issues dynamic performance , achieving a greater agility and efficiency.

While maintaining an outward appearance that clearly identifies cone an Astra, her design won some new elements, especially its front with a grill larger, with some elements in chrome and a renewed headlights, that the novelty may have with LED headlights matrix IntelliLux, which also transforms the first generalist product offering such technology.

also incorporates a C pillar of floating rate and a tapered rear lights design.


Opel managed to lose 200 kg weight fifth-generation Astra.

Under the hood of the new Opel Astra there new engines, more lightweight and efficient . Among its options can be found from ECOTEC three-cylinder 1.0 liter engine with 105 horsepower, a new [1.99901 million] ECOTEC Turbo four-cylinder, 1.4-liter [1.99901 million] 145 horses force and several diesel options, while for the more radical version OPC will have to wait a few months more.

The interior is simple in design, but with a gutter lot of technology . The center of the scene is dominated by the Touchscreen system information and entertainment, according to versions can be up to 8 inches and that includes the system Apple carplay and android auto .

will also offer technologies such as [1.99901 million] keeping system Lane detection of traffic signs, warning of involuntary change lanes, automatic braking before an impending collision, [1.99901 million] adaptive cruise control speed blind spot sensor, remote control security, automated parking assistant and backup camera, among others.

also will be offered with two-way automatic climate control, heated seats, ventilation, electrical massager and settings.

For further details will have to wait for his debut, which will take place in [1.99901 million] Frankfurt Motor Show next September. Marketing in the major European mercaos begin later this year.



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