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Marque (make)Image of Vauxhall Astra
Model family
Model code
Issued from1985
Issued until
Country of originUK
Number made
Body construction
Body designation


Base platform
Bodywork type
Bodywork designer
Number of doors
Number of seats
Cargo capacity (volume) [l / cu ft / cu ft]
Max. cargo capacity (volume) [l / cu ft / cu ft]
Passenger space (volume) [l / cu ft / cu ft]4180 / 147.62 / 147.62

Dimensions & Weight

Wheelbase [mm / in / in]2530 / 99.6 / 99.6
Track front [mm / in / in]
Track rear [mm / in / in]
Length [mm / in / in]4000 / 157.5 / 157.5
Width [mm / in / in]1670 / 65.7 / 65.7
Height [mm / in / in]1410 / 55.5 / 55.5
Length/wheelbase ratio1.58
Ground clearance [mm / in / in]
Total (curb) weight [kg / lb / lb]830 / 1830 / 1830
Dry weight [kg / lb / lb]
Load capacity [kg / lb / lb]
Gross (max.) weight [kg / lb / lb]
Towing weight [kg / lb / lb]
Weight distribution (front) [% / % / %]
Fuel capacity [l / UK gal / US gal]


Drag coefficient (Cd, Cx, Cw)0.3
Frontal area (A) [m2 / sq ft / sq ft]2.00 / 21.5 / 21.5 (est.)
Aerodynamic coefficient (Cd×A) [m2 / sq ft / sq ft]0.60 / 6.5 / 6.5 (est.)
Aerodynamic resistance (Aero horse power) at 100 km/h (62 mph) [kW / hp / hp]14.9 / 20.0 / 20.0 (est.)


Engine Code
Engine Manufacturer
Engine Typestraight (inline)
Engine Type DetailsInline, 4 cylinder
Fuelpetrol (gasoline)
Fuel details
Cam Design
Total number of cylinders4
Total number of valves
Valves per cylinder
Engine Main bearings
Engine construction
Bore [mm / in / in]
Stroke [mm / in / in]
Bore/Stroke ratio
Engine displacement [cm3 / cu in / cu in]1196 / 73.0 / 73.0
Unitary capacity [cm3/cylinder / cu in/cylinder / cu in/cylinder]
Compression ratio
Fuel supplyCarburettor
Compressor type
Catalytic converter
Max. output power [kW / hp / hp]40.0 / 53.6 / 53.6
Max. output power rpm [rpm / rpm / rpm]5600 / 5600 / 5600
Max. torque [N·m / lb·ft / lb·ft]84.0 / 62.0 / 62.0
Max. torque rpm [rpm / rpm / rpm]3600 / 3600 / 3600
Maximum rpm [rpm / rpm / rpm]
Max. net output (power at the wheels) [kW / hp / hp]16.0 / 21.5 / 21.5 (est.)
Specific output [kW/l / bhp/cu in / bhp/cu in]33.4 / 0.735 / 0.735
Specific torque [N·m/l / lb·ft/cu in / lb·ft/cu in]70.2 / 0.61 / 0.61


Transmission typemanual
Number of gears4
Wheel drivefront wheel drive
Top gear (drive) ratio
Final gear (drive) ratio


Power-to-weight ratio [kW/ton / bhp/ton / bhp/ton]66.3 / 50.2 / 50.2
Acceleration 0-50 mph (80 km/h) [s / s / s]
Acceleration 0-60 mph (97 km/h) [s / s / s]
Acceleration 0-100 km/h [s / s / s]
Acceleration 0-100 mph (160 km/h) [s / s / s]
Acceleration 80-120 km/h (50-70 mph) in top [s / s / s]
Standing ¼mile time [s / s / s]
Standing ¼mile speed [km/h / mph / mph]
Standing kilometer time [s / s / s]
Standing kilometer speed [km/h / mph / mph]
Top (maximal) speed [km/h / mph / mph]
Fuel consumption, City (urban) [l/100km / mpg-UK / mpg-US]
Fuel consumption, Road (extra-urban) [l/100km / mpg-UK / mpg-US]
Fuel consumption, Mixed (combined) [l/100km / mpg-UK / mpg-US]
Fuel consumption, Euro [l/100km / mpg-UK / mpg-US]
CO2 emissions [g/km / g/mi / g/mi]
Range [km / mi / mi]


Engine location
Engine alignment
Steering details
Turns lock-to-lock
Suspension front
Suspension rear
Wheels front
Wheels rear
Tyres front155/80-R13
Tyres rear155/80-R13
Brakes frontdisc
Brakes reardrum
Brakes details
Brake diameter front [mm / in / in]
Brake diameter rear [mm / in / in]
Braked area [cm2 / sq in / sq in]

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