Opel will expand the current Astra range with a new coupe version set to be launched at the 2011 Geneva Motor Show. It will join the current five-door model and the just launched Astra Sports Tourer. The future coupe version will come with a separate, more radical design.

It will feature a wider track, a filigree roof structure with a narrow C-pillar, more pronounced rear wheel arches, and the windscreen will be extended from a large glass roof up to a B-pillar.

Under the hood there will be the same engine line-up as in the five-door version: a 1.4-liter turbo, a 1.6-liter, 2.0 gasoline engine, and a 1.7-liter turbo-diesel. Opel will also offer a GSI version that will deliver around 210 HP and will compete with models like Volkswagen Golf GTI. An OPC version will get a 2-liter turbo four-cylinder producing 240 hp that will be launched at a later date. The sprint from 0 to 60 mph will be made in the 8 second area and the top speed will be somewhere around 150 mph.

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Source: AMS

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9 comments:

  (383) posted on 08.11.2011

I haven’t heard any news for the Opel. The design of the car is not that impressive and I think the aerodynamic kit is appealing. However, the figure performance is great!

  (594) posted on 08.11.2011

Well, I have to say that I’m impressed with the detailing of the car. The figure performance of the car and it offer a better fuel economy! I wonder if the car makes into production.

  (205) posted on 05.30.2011

I wonder what happen to this production. BTW, I’m not impressed with the performance oft this car and talking about on how it look, well, its not that impressive.

  (257) posted on 05.30.2011

I haven’t heard any production on this car manufacturer..Are they still existing? However, I bet this concept car would be awesome since it was based for the VW Golf.

  (498) posted on 03.9.2011

Its a nice car. Opel is a cool company. But I think its missing some punch though. Opel offers a two year warranty but can hit up to six years. And a twelve year anti corrosion warranty is being offer on all models.

  (211) posted on 06.28.2010

looks like a nimble version of porsche panamera and vantage.

  (1023) posted on 06.24.2010

what a lovely car, opel should place a high powered engine here..

  (387) posted on 06.23.2010

I’m impressed with the design.. it looks aggressive and sporter than the golf GTI.

  (434) posted on 06.22.2010

impressive design. I like the way they look in to the futuristic look of the car.

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