Opel Astra 1.6i-16V
Model Year 1998 (Opel Astra G), C - Segment (Small family car)

drivers'

3.4

rating

hatchback
hatchback
x 5
x 5
Front
Front
1.6 L4 16v
Nat. Asp.
Nat. Asp.
Petrol
Petrol

Basic info on Opel Astra 1.6i-16V

The German car first seen in 1998 and powered by a 4 - cylinder nat. asp. petrol unit, produced by Opel. The engine offers a displacement of 1.6 litre matched to a front wheel drive system and a manual gearbox with 5 or a automatic gearbox with 4 gears. Vehicle in question is a small family car with the top speed of 188km/h, reaching the 100km/h (62mph) mark in 11.5s and consumping around 7.5 liters of fuel every 100 kilometers.

Data

Engine info ( issues & breakdowns )
Opel / General Motors

1.6 X16XEL

displacement:
1598
cc
configuration:
4 - Inline
 
valves:
16, 4 p/ cylinder
 
aspiration:
Nat. Asp.
 
fuel type:
Petrol
 
power:
100
hp
torque:
150
Nm
Vehicle information - Opel Astra
~70% score
produced:
1998. - 2004.
 
body style:
hatchback
5 door
length:
4110
mm
width:
1709
mm
height:
1425
mm
boot:
370 - 1180
l
fuel tank:
52
l

Performance

Manual gearbox performance

emission

E

category

manual gearbox

5 gears

average

7.5

l/100km

weight:
1075
kg
acc. 0-100 km/h:
11.5
s
top speed:
188
km/h
cons. (urban):
10.1
l/100km
cons. (highway):
6.0
l/100km
cons. (average):
7.5
l/100km
CO2 emissions:
180
g/km
Automatic gearbox performance

emission

E

category

automatic

4 gears

average

8.2

l/100km

weight:
1095
kg
acc. 0-100 km/h:
13.5
s
top speed:
178
km/h
cons. (urban):
11.5
l/100km
cons. (highway):
6.3
l/100km
cons. (average):
8.2
l/100km
CO2 emissions:
197
g/km

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Safety results for Opel Astra

EuroNCAP: ~70% occupant safety

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