Opel has just recently introduced the Astra Sports Tourer, a sleek wagon that will make its first debut at the Paris Motor Show on 2-24 October and will go on sale in November. In this new Opel Astra Sports Tourer load volume can be easily adjusted between 500 and 1550 liters. In addition, with its new FlexFold Rear Seat system, the cargo load length can be increased to 1835 mm when the seatbacks down, which means 28 mm longer than in the current Astra wagon version.
The Opel Astra Sports Tourer offers an extended powertrain line-up. The new line-up includes eight vigorous yet frugal gasoline and diesel engines, ranging in power from 70 kW/95 hp to 132 kW/180 hp. A new addition is the 1.4-liter turbo gasoline unit which comes with a six-speed manual transmission, giving the new Astra 88 kW/120 hp. The 103 kW/140 hp version of the 1.4 Turbo engine is now also available with a six-speed automatic transmission.
The 2.0 CDTI engine with 118 kW/ 160 hp tops the diesel line-up and is offered with a six-speed manual gearbox. It combines high performance and torque of up to 380 Nm (with overboost) with 5.1 liter fuel consumption and 134 g/km CO2 emissions. An automatic six-speed transmission is also available.
All variants of The Opel Astra Sports Tourer are equipped with a manual transmission now include a shift-up indicator. The first application is the new ecoFLEX variant with the 1.3 CDTI engine delivering 70 kW/95 hp. Start/Stop technology will be introduced soon in the Astra Sports Tourer and across the Astra line-up.