A look at the rear area of the new Opel Astra BiTurbo 1.6 CDTI 160 CV.
Opel Astra receives these days of important novelties in its range. And it is, basically, the arrival of the expected BiTurbo engine. A block with which to offer a version of the character more dynamic and, according to Opel, “exciting”. While a little over a month since we were testing the Opel Astra Sports Tourer motor 1.6 BiTurbo CDTI 160 HP, now we can tell you more details about this block for the range of the Astra five-door.
And it is that, among other issues, Opel has confirmed the price of Opel Astra BiTurbo in Spain. Even better, go by. In the first place, it should be remembered that this is a engine 1.6-liter BiTurbo engine with 160 HP and 350 Nm maximum torque available from 1,500 rpm. This four-cylinder engine and two turbochargers were found to be associated to a gearbox six-speed manual.
In terms of performance, the Opel Astra BiTurbo can accelerate from 0 to 100 km/h in 8,6 seconds and achieve a maximum speed of 220 km/h. In addition, it recovers from 80 to 120 km/h in fifth gear in only 7.5 seconds. On the other hand, and talking of consumption and emissions, noted that yields an average consumption of between 4 and 4.1 litres for every 100 kilometres travelled. CO2 emissions are between 106 and 108 grams of CO2 per kilometer. All of this according to the new cycle-the european driving NEDC.
The engine 1.6-liter BiTurbo CDTI with 160 HP and 350 Nm.
This engine provides a better response to the throttle in comparison with equivalents from previous model and gains speed quickly from low rpm. In addition, at the time of upload of turns it does so in a progressive manner and soft to deliver maximum power at 4,000 rpm. Opel also emphasises that the engine is very quiet, so that from the inside can hardly be heard, thus making the journey more comfortable.
¿Its price? The new Opel Astra 1.6 BiTurbo CDTI 160 CV and bodywork five-door is already on sale in Spain with a starting price of 23.900 € . A fee that does not include all discounts or promotions currently in the market. And as we said at the beginning of the article, will also be available for the new Astra Sports Tourer.