The 2018 Opel Astra is a lower-middle-class passenger car model manufactured by Opel since 1991, replacing the Kadett model. Opel Astra is sold in Opelina in mainland Europe and in large parts of the world, Vauxhallina in the UK, Holden in Oceania, and formerly Chevrolet in Latin America. In China, Astra has been sold as Buick since 2009. The model was also exported to North America as a Saturn brand, but General Motors decided to stop making the brand in 2010. From 2010, the Buick Verano sedan carrot sold in North America is based on Opel Astra but is slightly different in some details. In some market areas, up to the H model, an Astravan parcel version was sold, which was a fork without rear windows and seats.
The basic model Advantage consisted of six airbags, ESP, front and rear seat belt reminders, active head restraints, 16-inch steel lining with dust caps, remote controlled central locking, two-part rear seats, heated mirrors, reading lights and Electric windows in front. In addition to the standard features, Opel Astra had a standard Radio / CD 400 player with seven loudspeakers, manual air conditioning, cruise control, chrome-plated multifunction steering wheel, heated front seats, windscreen wiper sprinkler, rear reading lights, dashboard Aluminum decorations, storage pockets on the front seat backrests and interior lighting.
The most luxurious options Sport and Cosmo did not differ significantly from their equipment. The sport was marketed sporty, while Cosmo was luxurious and sophisticated. In addition, to Enjoy, the sports features include 17-inch alloy wheels, leather upholstery sports steering wheel, racing seats, dual-zone automatic air conditioning, electric handbrake with the head restraint, trip computer, fog lights, chrome plated door panels and front door thresholds. In addition to Enjoy, 17 inches light alloy wheels, leather-covered steering wheel, chrome-plated door panels, partly leather-covered seats, dual-zone automatic climate control, electric handbrake with the head restraint, trip computer, fog lights and chromed headlight frames.
2018 Opel Astra Features
Opel announced that fifth-generation Astra will be presented at the Frankfurt Motor Show in the autumn of 2015. The model is five centimeters in length ahead and three inches in its wheelbase, but Opel promised more interior space. Astra was selected for the Year of Autos in Europe in 2016. In China, the Astra hatchback is sold under the name Buick Verano GS.
The Formula One Sports Tourer arrived in the spring of 2016. It has not grown from the outside, but the cargo space is 80 liters more than before. Even the hind legs are slightly enlarged. Astra received the Euro NCAP 2014 test result for a full five stars.
The new Astra has brought a lot of luxury accessories, which are usually commonly seen in cars of the more expensive categories. An optional accessory, for example, is available in 18 adjustable comfort seats with air conditioning and massage functions. Opel Astra’s advanced solution is the IntelliLux LED matrix lights, which are available for the first time in the mid-range. The lights consist of 16 separate LED elements that react to other vehicles, leaving some of the lights off. That way, the driving lights do not dazzle the coming roadblocks.
2018 Opel Astra Equipment
2018 Astra is equipped with six airbags, ESP, LRB support, tire pressure monitoring system, 16-inch moldings, LED daytime running lights, cruise control, IntelliLink data entertainment system with seven-dimensional touch screen, four loudspeakers, leather upholstered and heated multifunction steering wheel, heated mirrors, computer, front and rear electric windows and manual air conditioning.
Innovation also features 17-inch alloy wheels, chrome-plated windows, black B-pillar, fog lights, Opel Eye-based security system (including road marking, lane warning and collision warning), keyless locking and startup, dual-zone automatic climate control, electric handbrake, partially leather upholstered seats, windscreen wiper sprinkler, six loudspeakers and storage pockets in the front seat backrests.
2018 Opel Astra Engine
The engine selection has been completely refurbished except for diesel. The smallest petrol engine is a three-cylinder 1.0-liter (105 hp) jet spray that was previously used in Opel Corsa. More powerful options include a 1.4-liter sprayer (125/150 hp) and a 1.6-liter (200 hp) turbo engine to be launched in the spring of 2016. The diesel option is 1.6 CDTI with three different power options (95/110/136 hp). 95-horsepower is not brought to Finland. Except for 1.0 liters, all engines are six-speeds. When connected to a 1.0-liter engine, the 5-step Easytronic robot gearbox is available. With a 150-horsepower petrol engine and 136 horsepower diesel, six-speed automatic transmission is available for 2018 Opel Astra model.