Is Opel Astra a German car?
The Opel Astra is a compact car/small family car (C-segment) engineered and manufactured by the German automaker Opel since 1991, currently at its sixth generation.
Where are Opel Astras made?
The Astra is currently built in Ellesmere Port, northwest England, and Gliwice, Poland. Opel’s home plant of Ruesselsheim, near Frankfurt, could be picked to build left-hand-drive cars currently produced by Ellesmere Port, Handelsblatt said, quoting company sources.
Are Astras good first cars?
A good choice for a first time driver. I had a 1.4 Astra Enjoy(G) from new in 2005 that I ran until last year with no major problems, just required basic maintenance. Really reliable, comfortable and a pleasure to drive.
How many suitcases fit in an Opel Astra?
The Astra offers a respectable 371 liters of cargo space in the trunk, enough room to fit up to 3 large suitcases and still have room left over for smaller bags.
When did the Opel Astra come out in Europe?
The Opel Astra is a compact car / small family car (C-segment in Europe) manufactured and marketed by the German automaker Opel since 1991, currently at its sixth generation. It was launched in September 1991 (for the 1992 model year) in hatchback, saloon, and station wagon (known as the Astra Caravan) forms.
What kind of car is an Astra?
The Opel Astra (Lat: Stars) is a compact car/small family car (C-segment in Europe) engineered and manufactured by the German automaker Opel since 1991.
Is there an automatic version of the Astra Sports Tourer?
But in The Netherlands, the Astra Sports Tourer was available as Astravan at special order. Engines are available with the 5-speed or 6-speed manual transmission. The only optional available automatic transmission is the 6-speed with active select mode, which can be ordered for the 1.4 turbo, 1.6, 1.6 turbo and 2.0 CDTI depending on region.
What is the width of an Opel Astra?
Width. 1,696 mm (66.8 in) Height. 1,410 mm (55.5 in) The Opel Astra F debuted in September 1991. With the Kadett E’s successor, Opel adopted the Astra nameplate, which was already used by Vauxhall for the Kadett D and E (see Vauxhall Astra ).