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Opel Vectra 3.0 V6 CDTI

(2005 model)

Brief specs of 2005 Opel Vectra 3.0 V6 CDTI

5-door 5-seater hatchback (liftback) sedan, diesel 6-cylinder 24-valve V engine, DOHC (double overhead camshafts, twin cam), 2958 cm3 / 180.5 cu in / 180.5 cu in, 135.0 kW / 181.0 hp / 181.0 hp @ 4000 rpm / 4000 rpm / 4000 rpm, 400.0 N·m / 295.0 lb·ft / 295.0 lb·ft @ 1900 rpm / 1900 rpm / 1900 rpm, manual 6-speed transmission, front wheel drive, 230 km/h / 143 mph / 143 mph top speed, consumption 6.9 l/100km / 40.9 mpg-UK / 34.1 mpg-US

units: metric UK US

Basic (general) data

Marque (make)OpelIssued from2005
ModelVectra 3.0 V6 CDTIIssued until
SerieVectraNumber made
Model familyBody construction
Model codeBody designation
ManufacturerAdam Opel AGCountryDE

Bodywork

Base platformNumber of doors5
Bodywork typehatchback (liftback) sedanNumber of seats5
Bodywork designerCargo capacity (volume)500 l / 17.66 cu ft / 17.66 cu ft
Passenger space (volume)4610 l / 162.80 cu ft / 162.80 cu ftMax. cargo capacity (volume)1360 l / 48.03 cu ft / 48.03 cu ft

Dimensions & Weight

Length4611 mm / 181.5 in / 181.5 inTotal (curb) weight1635 kg / 3605 lb / 3605 lb
Width1798 mm / 70.8 in / 70.8 inDry weight
Height1460 mm / 57.5 in / 57.5 inLoad capacity482 kg / 1063 lb / 1063 lb
Wheelbase2700 mm / 106.3 in / 106.3 inGross (max.) weight2095 kg / 4619 lb / 4619 lb
Track front1536 mm / 60.5 in / 60.5 inTowing weight1600 kg / 3527 lb / 3527 lb
Track rear1525 mm / 60.0 in / 60.0 inWeight distribution (front)
Ground clearanceFuel capacity61 l / 13.4 UK gal / 16.1 US gal
Length/wheelbase ratio1.71  

Aerodynamics

Drag coefficient (Cd, Cx, Cw)0.29Frontal area (A)2.18 m2 / 23.5 sq ft / 23.5 sq ft
Aerodynamic coefficient (Cd×A)0.63 m2 / 6.8 sq ft / 6.8 sq ftAerodynamic resistance (Aero horse power) at 100 km/h (62 mph)15.7 kW / 21.0 hp / 21.0 hp

Engine

Engine Code3.0 V6 CDTI ECOTECTotal number of cylinders6
Engine TypeV engine (V6)Total number of valves24
Engine ManufacturerOpelValves per cylinder4
Engine constructionaluminium block & headBore87.5 mm / 3.44 in / 3.44 in
FueldieselStroke82.0 mm / 3.23 in / 3.23 in
Fuel detailsBore/Stroke ratio1.07
Fuel supplycommon rail direct diesel injectionEngine displacement2958 cm3 / 180.5 cu in / 180.5 cu in
Engine Main bearings4Unitary capacity493.00 cm3/cylinder / 30.085 cu in/cylinder / 30.085 cu in/cylinder
Cam DesignDOHC (double overhead camshafts, twin cam)Compression ratio18.5 : 1
SumpMax. output power135.0 kW / 181.0 hp / 181.0 hp at 4000 rpm / 4000 rpm / 4000 rpm
AspirationturbochargedMax. torque400.0 N·m / 295.0 lb·ft / 295.0 lb·ft at 1900 rpm / 1900 rpm / 1900 rpm
Compressor typeMaximum rpm
IntercooleryesMax. net output (power at the wheels)78.3 kW / 104.9 hp / 104.9 hp (est.)
CoolantwaterSpecific output45.6 kW/l / 1.003 bhp/cu in / 1.003 bhp/cu in
Catalytic converteryesSpecific torque135.2 N·m/l / 1.18 lb·ft/cu in / 1.18 lb·ft/cu in

Transmission

Transmission typemanualNumber of gears6
Wheel drivefront wheel driveTop gear (drive) ratio0.62
  Final gear (drive) ratio3.55

Performance

Acceleration 0-50 mph (80 km/h)Top (maximal) speed230 km/h / 143 mph / 143 mph
Acceleration 0-60 mph (97 km/h)Power-to-weight ratio110.7 kW/ton / 83.9 bhp/ton / 83.9 bhp/ton
Acceleration 0-100 km/h8.90 s / 8.90 s / 8.90 sFuel consumption, City (urban)9.8 l/100km / 28.8 mpg-UK / 24.0 mpg-US
Acceleration 0-100 mph (160 km/h)Fuel consumption, Road (extra-urban)5.2 l/100km / 54.3 mpg-UK / 45.2 mpg-US
Acceleration 80-120 km/h (50-70 mph) in topFuel consumption, Mixed (combined)6.9 l/100km / 40.9 mpg-UK / 34.1 mpg-US
Standing ¼mile time Fuel consumption, Euro
Standing kilometer time CO2 emissions186 g/km / 299 g/mi / 299 g/mi
  Range884 km / 549 mi / 549 mi

Chassis

Engine locationfrontEngine alignmenttransverse
Steeringrack & pinion PASSteering detailsTraction control. Electronic stabilisation program (ESP).
Turns lock-to-lock2.75Turning circle11.5 m / 37.7 ft / 37.7 ft
Suspension frontIndependent, Wishbone (A-arm, control arm), MacPherson strut, Anti-roll (anti-sway) bar (ARB)Suspension rearIndependent, Multi-link, Coil springs, Anti-roll (anti-sway) bar (ARB)
Wheels front6.5J x 16Wheels rear6.5J x 16
Tyres front215/55 R 16 VTyres rear215/55 R 16 V
Brakes frontventilated discBrakes reardisc
Brake diameter front314 mm / 12.4 in / 12.4 inBrake diameter rear292 mm / 11.5 in / 11.5 in
Brakes detailsservo-assisted, ABS (anti-lock braking system)Braked area

Technical specifications and performance data of Opel Vectra 3.0 V6 CDTI

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