Another participant of the next Motor Show in Frankfurt declassified prematurely. 2018-2019 Opel introduces a new hatchback Astra, an improvement over the previous generation car in all directions. The manufacturer believes that due to changes in the design of the model began to look sportier than ever before.
Role model made the concept of Monza , which reflects the essence of 2018-2019 Opel design philosophy under the proud name of “sculptural artistry meets German precision”. The hatchback has received a stylish grille with chrome strip and a double emblem. Along the edges of settled matrix LED headlights IntelliLux LED, composed of 16 segments. Intelligent lighting allows you to detect objects on the road to 30-40 meters further than is the case with halogen or xenon headlights. This gives the driver “extra” half a second to react. Of course, the new Astra can be switched independently from the far-dazzle at the junction with the oncoming traffic.
Much attention was paid to the fight against obesity. Depending on the modification 2018-2019 Opel Astra easier precursor 120-200 kg. The body has lost 20 percent of its mass, engines with aluminum cylinder block also contributed, and a new modular platform has contributed to “lose weight” of the car. The German company called all this the result of “a successful fitness program.”
Asters length decreased by 5 centimeters and is 4.37 meters, height decreased by 2.6 centimeters and is equal to 1.46 m. The drag coefficient could drop below 0.30. Reducing the length did not affect the internal space, on the contrary, even the tall rear seat passengers knees will not rest on the backs of the front seats.
Under the hood 2018-2019 Opel Astra CDTI diesel appeared a volume of 1.6 liters, giving out 95 horsepower. For those who prefer petrol engines, provides liter ECOTEC engine with supercharging and direct fuel injection, which develops power of 105 horsepower. It is also known about the 1.4-liter ECOTEC engine, whose output is 145 horsepower and 250 Newton – meters.
Because the equipment is to provide a modified infotainment system IntelliLink with 8-inch touch screen, voice control and superb interaction with mobile devices using the Android Auto and Apple CarPlay. All seats Astra absolutely safe for riders spin. The driver’s seat has electric adjustment for the 18 parameters, heating, ventilation and massage.