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Opel Astra GTC 1.7 CDTi

(2006 model)

Brief specs of 2006 Opel Astra GTC 1.7 CDTi

3-door 4-seater coupé, diesel 4-cylinder 16-valve straight (inline) engine, DOHC (double overhead camshafts, twin cam), 1686 cm3 / 102.9 cu in / 102.9 cu in, 74.0 kW / 99.2 hp / 99.2 hp @ 4400 rpm / 4400 rpm / 4400 rpm, 240.0 N·m / 177.0 lb·ft / 177.0 lb·ft @ 2300 rpm / 2300 rpm / 2300 rpm, manual 5-speed transmission, front wheel drive, 182 km/h / 113 mph / 113 mph top speed, consumption 5.0 l/100km / 56.5 mpg-UK / 47.0 mpg-US

units: metric UK US

Basic (general) data

Marque (make)OpelIssued from2006
ModelAstra GTC 1.7 CDTiIssued until
SerieAstraNumber made
Model familyBody construction
Model codeBody designation
ManufacturerAdam Opel AGCountryDE

Bodywork

Base platformNumber of doors3
Bodywork typecoupéNumber of seats4
Bodywork designerCargo capacity (volume)302 l / 10.67 cu ft / 10.67 cu ft
Passenger space (volume)4760 l / 168.10 cu ft / 168.10 cu ftMax. cargo capacity (volume)1032 l / 36.44 cu ft / 36.44 cu ft

Dimensions & Weight

Length4300 mm / 169.3 in / 169.3 inTotal (curb) weight1365 kg / 3009 lb / 3009 lb
Width1760 mm / 69.3 in / 69.3 inDry weight
Height1440 mm / 56.7 in / 56.7 inLoad capacity475 kg / 1047 lb / 1047 lb
Wheelbase2620 mm / 103.1 in / 103.1 inGross (max.) weight1840 kg / 4057 lb / 4057 lb
Track frontTowing weight1400 kg / 3086 lb / 3086 lb
Track rearWeight distribution (front)
Ground clearanceFuel capacity52 l / 11.4 UK gal / 13.7 US gal
Length/wheelbase ratio1.64  

Aerodynamics

Drag coefficient (Cd, Cx, Cw)0.3Frontal area (A)2.15 m2 / 23.2 sq ft / 23.2 sq ft (est.)
Aerodynamic coefficient (Cd×A)0.65 m2 / 7.0 sq ft / 7.0 sq ft (est.)Aerodynamic resistance (Aero horse power) at 100 km/h (62 mph)16.1 kW / 21.5 hp / 21.5 hp (est.)

Engine

Engine CodeTotal number of cylinders4
Engine Typestraight (inline) (Inline, 4 cylinder)Total number of valves16
Engine ManufacturerValves per cylinder4
Engine constructionBore79.0 mm / 3.11 in / 3.11 in
FueldieselStroke86.0 mm / 3.39 in / 3.39 in
Fuel detailsBore/Stroke ratio0.92
Fuel supplyTurboEngine displacement1686 cm3 / 102.9 cu in / 102.9 cu in
Engine Main bearingsUnitary capacity421.54 cm3/cylinder / 25.724 cu in/cylinder / 25.724 cu in/cylinder
Cam DesignDOHC (double overhead camshafts, twin cam)Compression ratio18.4 : 1
SumpwetMax. output power74.0 kW / 99.2 hp / 99.2 hp at 4400 rpm / 4400 rpm / 4400 rpm
AspirationturbochargedMax. torque240.0 N·m / 177.0 lb·ft / 177.0 lb·ft at 2300 rpm / 2300 rpm / 2300 rpm
Compressor typeMaximum rpm
IntercoolerMax. net output (power at the wheels)29.6 kW / 39.7 hp / 39.7 hp (est.)
CoolantwaterSpecific output43.9 kW/l / 0.965 bhp/cu in / 0.965 bhp/cu in
Catalytic converterSpecific torque142.3 N·m/l / 1.25 lb·ft/cu in / 1.25 lb·ft/cu in

Transmission

Transmission typemanualNumber of gears5
Wheel drivefront wheel driveTop gear (drive) ratio
  Final gear (drive) ratio

Performance

Acceleration 0-50 mph (80 km/h)Top (maximal) speed182 km/h / 113 mph / 113 mph
Acceleration 0-60 mph (97 km/h)Power-to-weight ratio73.3 kW/ton / 55.5 bhp/ton / 55.5 bhp/ton
Acceleration 0-100 km/hFuel consumption, City (urban)
Acceleration 0-100 mph (160 km/h)Fuel consumption, Road (extra-urban)4.2 l/100km / 67.3 mpg-UK / 56.0 mpg-US
Acceleration 80-120 km/h (50-70 mph) in topFuel consumption, Mixed (combined)5.0 l/100km / 56.5 mpg-UK / 47.0 mpg-US
Standing ¼mile time Fuel consumption, Euro
Standing kilometer time CO2 emissions135 g/km / 217 g/mi / 217 g/mi
  Range1040 km / 646 mi / 646 mi

Chassis

Engine locationfrontEngine alignmenttransverse
SteeringSteering detailsTraction control. Electronic stabilisation program (ESP).
Turns lock-to-lockTurning circle11.0 m / 36.1 ft / 36.1 ft
Suspension frontSuspension rear
Wheels frontWheels rear
Tyres front195/65R15HTyres rear195/65R15H
Brakes frontventilated discBrakes reardisc
Brake diameter frontBrake diameter rear
Brakes detailsABS (anti-lock braking system)Braked area

Technical specifications and performance data of Opel Astra GTC 1.7 CDTi

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