New Opel Astra 2016 Overview
The size of the new Opel Astra (read the test here in preview) are slightly more compact, yet there is more space inside, 35 mm to be exact, given away to passengers’ legs. The length stops at 4 meters and 37 centimeters, down 5, the height should not be more than one meter and 46 (-2.6 cm) and the pass narrows to 2 cm, a height of 2 meters and 66. He thinks the five doors, which will make the company a three-door station wagon and that, looking at the design of the variant more “rational”, he anticipates a lot of dynamic and sporty.
Design of New Opel Astra
The design of New Opel Astra is based on three elements. The first, needless to say, it concerns the headlights. The soft shapes earn some edginess in most, like the rest of the car, to the benefit of that feeling of motion even when the vehicle stops that is typical of the projects more emotional. On request we will be the matrix LED headlights, the IntelliLux (read here for the study) that provide a field of view significantly higher than traditional lamps.The graphics were designed almost to marry the grille, who lives two floors, the first, with whisker chrome frames the logo, just below a grid extends verticality. Beautiful bumper, especially the mustache to match that go right up to the fog. We introduced the theme of the edges at the right point, for example the bonnet, three ribs and two more to originate the uprights. The side – and here is the second main theme of the design – sports a C-pillar divided in half, with a fin separated from the roof, attractive to the effect that gets pitched thanks to chrome on the window line.
The rear of the New Opel Astra 5-door in some way look at this, the Astra three-door, with the headlights with horizontal and sharp, to soar over the entire volume, with up to a board at the base of the rear window. And ‘the third key point of the design.
Not only style in Opel Astra, as under the hood were announced turbocharged petrol and diesel. It starts from 95 horsepower 1.6 CDTi, common rail already adopted on the current range of Opel Astra, to switch to the 105 horsepower of 1.0 Ecotec, three-cylinder aluminum; those who want more power and torque can count on a 1.4 Ecotec four-cylinder 145 horsepower and 250 Nm of torque, uniforms from 1800 to 4000 rev / min.
2016 Opel Astra Interior
Evolution extreme outside, inside revolution. The interior and the interior layout ensure a modern and rational, with the horizontally developed dashboard at the top, where space is the 8-inch touchscreen dell’IntelliLink, infotainment Opel now in version 4.0 R, with Android and Apple Auto Car Play, not counting fast 4G LTE connectivity and OnStar services Opel. And ‘framed by vents vertical and elegant chrome, which separates from the lower, where he played with the verticalization: climate controls, buttons for secondary functions and a roll-top cover are in front of the alloy gear. Watch out for the parking brake is electronic. The steering wheel transmits all the sportiness of the model, as well as the instrumentation, mixed analogue-digital, two circular elements and a display in the centre. The list of safety and driver assistance is complete, moving from lane departure warning Lane Keeping up to sign recognition and cruise control with speed limiter. there is a review and specification of New Opel Astra 2016.