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Opel’s 2014 Astra Gets A New Engine With Low Fuel Consumption

By adding a new diesel engine that lowers fuel economy while offering low CO2 emissions, Opel has updated its Astra for 2014. The new engine is also said to be quieter as well as a bit quicker off the line. Furthermore, the new Astra will come with an enhanced interior. The 2014 Opel Astra’s new diesel engine will boast 100kW […]

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2011 Opel Astra To Launch Sooner Than Expected In South Africa

General Motors South Africa has announced that the new Opel Astra will launch sooner than expected, in South Africa. The 2011 Astra was originally scheduled to launch in 2011, however Opel now will stock the new models in the next few weeks. There will be five-doors, with a sporty-coupe like design. Power comes from a 1.4-litre, a 1.6-litre turbocharged, and […]

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The Opel Astra Sports Tourer Has Been Revealed

Opel has revealed their station-wagon Astra called the Sports Tourer. The Opel Astra Sports Tourer has been reveal prior to its October 2nd reveal at the Paris Motor Show. The Astra Sports Tourer will boast styling similar to that of the Insignia where it will offer a raked roofline and a new tailgate. There will be a 2,685mm wheelbase available […]

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Irmscher Modifies The Opel Astra

The first images and details of the Irmscher modified Opel Astra has arrived online. The Astra i1600 hatchback from Irmscher contains a tuned turbocharged engine with a looks package to differentiate it from the standard model. Opel’s 1.6-litre turbocharged engine in the Astra has been modified to push out an extra 20-horsepower and 65Nm of torque. Overall figures now stand […]

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Steinmetz Modifies The 2010 Opel Astra

Steinmetz, an Opel tuner, has released a brand new kit for the Astra hatchback. The kit was revealed at the Tuning World Bodensee 2010 where it includes a front spoiler, a rear wing and a new set of front grilles in black. Tuning options include a lowered suspension of 30mm and 19-inch alloy wheels. The interior will boast a display […]

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The New Opel Astra Will Hit The South African Market In 2011

General Motors South Africa has revealed that the Opel Astra will join the market during the first three months of 2011. The company said that the improved business conditions from Opel have opened up new opportunities in South Africa. “The certainty around the future of Opel is great news for South Africa and allows us to build on the fine […]

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Irmscher Has Upgraded The 2010 Opel Astra With A New Styling Kit

Irmscher has created a new kit for the 2010 Opel Astra. The new model will have 20-inc wheels along with a new styling package. The body kit will include a new front grille, front lip spoiler, rear apron with diffuser, side skirts and a roof spoiler. Buyers can also choose a new exhaust system with two or four tail pipes, […]

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Buick Teases New Compact Sedan — Is The Opel Astra Coming To The US?

A 2011 Buick Regal press conference saw the company reveal a teaser of an up and coming compact sedan. There is little known about the sedan, however it is expected that the new model is based on the Buick Excelle XT, or simply just the Opel Astra. General Motors will restyle the Excelle for American buyers, and this model will […]

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Lexmaul Pumps Up The Looks On The Opel Astra

Lexmaul, a German tuner has created a brand new aerodynamic kit for the Opel Astra. This kit will only house styling changes for now, as the company is planning to release performance parts during the 2010 year. So, this is pretty much just a teaser for looks before performance. Anywho, despite the lack of power the grille has been updated […]

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