More cargo space, fewer kilos

Rüsselsheim, September 10, 2015

It had not really time to get used to the new Astra ( he is also not yet on the market ), since Opel raises equal to the combination afterwards. The Opel Astra Sports Tourer debuts at the Frankfurt Motor Show ( 17 to 27 September 2015) and will provide you with more space, significantly less weight, much smarter technology and a bunch of clever everyday solutions to his side.

More space, less weight

By design, we do not want to stay long us. The new Sports Tourer looks like an Astra station wagon look flat. With 4.70 meters in length, it is just as opulent as its predecessor, but it is based on the same ( and totally new platform ) as the Astra sedan and that means: more space for all and a fighting weight, the Weight Watchers Official happiness to tears. Opel promises 26 millimeters more headroom on the front row, 28 millimeters more rear legroom and a boot volume of up to 1,630 liters. These are image prone ten liters more than the archenemy VW Golf Variant 7. By comparison, the previous maximum of 1,550 liters packed away, the stowage champion Skoda Octavia Combi gets up to 1,740 liters of pure rear. Like the Astra sedan is the Sports Tourer up to 200 kilos lighter than before. The entry-level version weighs 1,263 kilos very decent.

Sly tailgate

Of course, the new Astra Sports Tourer benefits from all the clever, modern technology gimmicks that Opel has for the first time shown in the Astra sedan. You think. To the much fancier cockpit, the new infotainment system with Apple and Android carplay car, the online service assistant will OnStar, various camera-based assistance systems or the new Matrix LED headlights Full fresh for the Sports Tourer has Opel to a new tailgate that now not only automatically opens with the famous kick under the rear bumper, but also closes.

Premiere for new top gasoline engine

The engines of the Astra Sports Tourer also we already know from the five-door. The gasoline and diesel come from all the recent Opel engine generation, have displacements from 1.0 to 1.6 liters and slats 95 to 200 HP. IAA premiere, the new tip unit, a 1.6 - liter turbo gasoline engine with 200 hp and 300 Newton meters ( in overboost ), the Opel ?? as last actually getting ?? boasts a particularly quiet. The new Opel Astra Sports Tourer is available for purchase from October 10, 2015th The prices we experienced probably only at the IAA. The new Astra sedan starts at 17,260 euros. With a subtle combination surcharge should be expected . ( sw )