Opel is such a maker who has got wings in selected parts of the world, but wherever they are, they are doing well. One of their all time popular cars is Astra, which is now undergoing a facelift process. 2016 Opel Astra is the topic of discussion over here. Companies select such cars for facelift that have faced large number of sales and got a huge response from people. Facelift is done for few required necessary upgrades and for meeting few demands and suggestions of customers.
2016 Opel Astra: Redesign Exterior and Interior
2016 Opel Astra has got a decent appearance and has got a coupe like roof now. Headlights are inclined to the bonnet and are arrow head shaped. There are LED chain borders on two sides of the headlight box. LED chains really beautify appearance of a car. The headlights are also made of LED that is fast replacing the traditional lights. LED produces bright white light and requires minimal maintenance.
LEDs have got a long lifespan and costs very cheap. There are fog lamps also in 2016 Astra, which are rectangular in shape and are installed in two corners of front damper. These fog lamps come into importance where there is a thick layer of fog on road. In those situations, only headlights are not enough for clear vision of road. Fog lamps are different which have got the power of penetrating through fog layers.
Grille portion has got a U shape with mesh type structure. A metal rod of U shape passes through the center of grille, and that rod holds the maker’s logo in the center. Ground clearance of Opel Astra is decent enough for allowing this car for on road drive. Off road, drive is not preferable for this car though it can be tried out with risk. Alloy wheels are of good build quality and are of 17 inches.
2016 Opel Astra: Engine Specs
Spokes are polished, and they are present in almost ten in each wheel. Platform of 2016 Opel Astra is that same D2XX compact one. A slope has been introduced in the roof which runs from bonnet to boot. 2016 Opel Astra will feature a 1.4 liter engine with twin clutch technology gear box. This engine specification is very light, and that is why Opel cars are affordable by most. This engine can produce a power of about 150 HP.
So you can see that performance of this 2016 Opel Astra car is not too high, and that is how they make cars less expensive. There will be another variant of Astra, which will have a 2.0 liter engine that can produce power of 170 HP. Speed transmission of this car will be same as before.
2016 Opel Astra: Release Date and Price
Consoles will be upgraded as required and mainly the touch screen will receive an upgrade first. Dash board will be designed in a new way altogether with more controls mounted on steering wheel. Due to this, driver will have more flexibility while driving. Nothing regarding price has been revealed by the maker about 2016 Astra yet. It will be fed to you as soon as the maker announces it.