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Opel Astra 1.6 Turbo

(2007 model)

Brief specs of 2007 Opel Astra 1.6 Turbo

5-door 5-seater hatchback (liftback) sedan, petrol (gasoline) 4-cylinder 16-valve straight (inline) engine, DOHC (double overhead camshafts, twin cam), 1598 cm3 / 97.5 cu in / 97.5 cu in, 132.7 kW / 178.0 hp / 178.0 hp @ 5500 rpm / 5500 rpm / 5500 rpm, 230.0 N·m / 169.6 lb·ft / 169.6 lb·ft @ 1980 rpm / 1980 rpm / 1980 rpm, manual 6-speed transmission, front wheel drive, 221 km/h / 137 mph / 137 mph top speed, consumption 7.7 l/100km / 36.7 mpg-UK / 30.5 mpg-US

units: metric UK US

Basic (general) data

Marque (make)OpelIssued from2007
ModelAstra 1.6 TurboIssued until
SerieAstraNumber made
Model familyBody construction
Model codeBody designation
ManufacturerAdam Opel AGCountryDE,ZA


Base platformNumber of doors5
Bodywork typehatchback (liftback) sedanNumber of seats5
Bodywork designerCargo capacity (volume)
Passenger space (volume)Max. cargo capacity (volume)

Dimensions & Weight

Length4249 mm / 167.3 in / 167.3 inTotal (curb) weight
Width1804 mm / 71.0 in / 71.0 inDry weight
Height1460 mm / 57.5 in / 57.5 inLoad capacity
Wheelbase2614 mm / 102.9 in / 102.9 inGross (max.) weight
Track front1488 mm / 58.6 in / 58.6 inTowing weight
Track rear1488 mm / 58.6 in / 58.6 inWeight distribution (front)
Ground clearanceFuel capacity
Length/wheelbase ratio1.63  


Drag coefficient (Cd, Cx, Cw)Frontal area (A)2.24 m2 / 24.1 sq ft / 24.1 sq ft (est.)
Aerodynamic coefficient (Cd×A)Aerodynamic resistance (Aero horse power) at 100 km/h (62 mph)


Engine Code1.6 Turbo ECOTECTotal number of cylinders4
Engine Typestraight (inline) Total number of valves16
Engine ManufacturerOpelValves per cylinder4
Engine constructionBore79.0 mm / 3.11 in / 3.11 in
Fuelpetrol (gasoline)Stroke81.5 mm / 3.21 in / 3.21 in
Fuel detailsBore/Stroke ratio0.97
Fuel supplyEngine displacement1598 cm3 / 97.5 cu in / 97.5 cu in
Engine Main bearings5Unitary capacity399.50 cm3/cylinder / 24.379 cu in/cylinder / 24.379 cu in/cylinder
Cam DesignDOHC (double overhead camshafts, twin cam)Compression ratio
SumpwetMax. output power132.7 kW / 178.0 hp / 178.0 hp at 5500 rpm / 5500 rpm / 5500 rpm
AspirationturbochargedMax. torque230.0 N·m / 169.6 lb·ft / 169.6 lb·ft at 1980 rpm / 1980 rpm / 1980 rpm
Compressor typeMaximum rpm
IntercoolerMax. net output (power at the wheels)53.1 kW / 71.2 hp / 71.2 hp (est.)
CoolantwaterSpecific output83.0 kW/l / 1.825 bhp/cu in / 1.825 bhp/cu in
Catalytic converteryesSpecific torque143.9 N·m/l / 1.26 lb·ft/cu in / 1.26 lb·ft/cu in


Transmission typemanualNumber of gears6
Wheel drivefront wheel driveTop gear (drive) ratio
  Final gear (drive) ratio


Acceleration 0-50 mph (80 km/h)Top (maximal) speed221 km/h / 137 mph / 137 mph
Acceleration 0-60 mph (97 km/h)Power-to-weight ratio
Acceleration 0-100 km/h8.30 s / 8.30 s / 8.30 sFuel consumption, City (urban)10.3 l/100km / 27.4 mpg-UK / 22.8 mpg-US
Acceleration 0-100 mph (160 km/h)Fuel consumption, Road (extra-urban)6.2 l/100km / 45.6 mpg-UK / 37.9 mpg-US
Acceleration 80-120 km/h (50-70 mph) in topFuel consumption, Mixed (combined)7.7 l/100km / 36.7 mpg-UK / 30.5 mpg-US
Standing ¼mile time Fuel consumption, Euro
Standing kilometer time CO2 emissions185 g/km / 298 g/mi / 298 g/mi


Engine locationfrontEngine alignmenttransverse
SteeringSteering details
Turns lock-to-lockTurning circle11.2 m / 36.7 ft / 36.7 ft
Suspension frontSuspension rear
Wheels frontWheels rear
Tyres frontTyres rear
Brakes frontBrakes rear
Brake diameter frontBrake diameter rear
Brakes detailsBraked area

Technical specifications and performance data of Opel Astra 1.6 Turbo


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