Gull wing doors, space frames and other components are very strong
being made up-of carbon fibre. Latest version of car model are
equipped with 4.0- litre V8 engine, all having four valves per each
cylinder. Car is driven on the rear wheels using a transaxle gearbox.
It possess a six-speed shift gear-box pattern. Designed as if a racing
car Astra possess straight synchromesh. Deutsche Tourenwagen Masters
(DTM, German Touring Car Masters) racer can put a will forward to have
a power of approximately 510 Newton-meters of torque output of 5250
rpm. OPEL Astra engine has a capacity to move the car best even in the
least possible speeds at the hardest possible environments, with its
peak torque of 530 Nm available at 4800 rpm. Astra develops a
horsepower of 326kw (444 hp) all at the rate of 7350 rpm. Astra can
accelerate from 0 to 100 km/hr. just with in four seconds. Top speed
of the car is beyond 300 km/hr.Displacement capacity of the car is
3998 cc and the power providing capacity of the car is 328.1 kw. Front
brakes of the car are vented discs w/6-Piston Calipers type and the
rear brakes are also of the same type. Suspension at both front and
rear is double wishbones type. It has a 6 speed sequential and manual
type transmission with the gear ratio of one.
Opel Astra Pros
Balanced car as if a sports car, in terms of its speed and power.
Capable to adjust in every possible environment. New technological
advancement has made it a car of luxury variant type.
Opel Astra Cons
Sales and services are costlier, AC is not a perfect one for four
passenger all when on a drive, looks are not very impressive type,
mileage is also not so good.