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. 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.
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 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.
The 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 a 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, 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 Astr : Interior
Inside, the interior design is sleek and sophisticated, with a focus on functionality and usability. The cabin featured high-quality materials and soft-touch surfaces, giving it a premium feel. The driver’s seat was ergonomically designed, offering ample adjustability for finding the optimal driving position. The controls were well-placed and intuitive, allowing for easy access to various functions such as audio, climate control, and vehicle settings. The multifunction steering wheel featured audio and cruise control buttons, adding to the convenience of driving. Astra offered features like Bluetooth connectivity, smartphone integration, navigation, and audio controls, enhancing the overall driving experience. The infotainment system was also compatible with Apple CarPlay and Android Auto, providing seamless smartphone integration. The Opel Astra also had a spacious cabin with ample legroom and headroom for both front and rear passengers. The rear seats featured a 60/40 split-folding design, allowing for flexibility in configuring the seating and cargo space. The trunk offered a generous amount of storage capacity, making it practical for carrying luggage and other belongings.
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, the six-speed automatic transmission is available for the 2018 Opel Astra model.
2018 Opel Astra : Safety
The 2018 Opel Astra boasts impressive safety features, making it a reliable choice for safety-conscious car buyers. One of the standout safety features of the Astra is its advanced driver assistance systems (ADAS). These include forward collision warning with automatic emergency braking, lane keep assist, traffic sign recognition, and blind spot monitoring. These ADAS technologies work together to help prevent collisions and keep the driver and passengers safe on the road. The 2018 Opel Astra comes with a comprehensive airbag system, including front, side, and curtain airbags, providing protection in case of a collision. The Astra also features electronic stability control (ESC), traction control, and an anti-lock braking system (ABS) to help the driver maintain control and stability, especially during challenging driving conditions. The Opel Astra also received a five-star rating in the Euro NCAP crash tests, which evaluate a vehicle’s safety performance. This high rating reflects Astra’s strong crash protection capabilities and overall safety performance.