Having launched the new 2016 Opel Astra hatchback at the 2015 Geneva Motor Show, Opel has now announced plans to develop a new Astra-based race car for the TCR series, too. The motorsport-spec car will be unveiled at the 2015 Frankfurt Motor Show in September. Show More Summary
It looks like the Sports Tourer wagon variant of the new Opel Astra will join the previously revealed hatchback at the car’s official world debut at the 2015 Frankfurt Auto Show, scheduled to get underway September 15. Our latest spy shots show a near-complete prototype for the new Astra Sports Tourer, suggesting that the auto show debut...
The TCR International Series is picking up, and Opel is the latest automaker to announce its new touring-car racer, based on the new Astra, to take part. Continue reading Opel launching new Astra TCR racer Opel launching new Astra TCR racer originally appeared on Autoblog on Sun, 02 Aug 2015 09:01:00 EST. Please see our terms for use of feeds. Permalink | Email this | Comments
Opel has released the first teaser sketches for what will become its second-generation Astra TCR race car. The TCR (Touring Car Racing) series was established in 2015 with the aim of keeping costs down for race teams. The series mandates a 2.0 litre turbocharged production based engine, and front wheel drive with outputs limited to 246kW and 410Nm. Show More Summary
The 330-hp Astra will compete in the TCR series.
Holden’s German stablemate in the GM empire, Opel, has handed down a pair of teasers for its coming entrant into the new TCR Series championship. Launching into its inaugural series back in March, TCR is a ‘three-pillar’ series that accommodates customer racing on national, continental and international platforms, with all three built on identical technical […]
Aimed right at the Golf, Opel's latest small car ushers in OnStar in Europe.
The all-new 2016 Astra is out in force this month, with a hot GSi variant spied testing recently and the new Sports Tourer wagon version caught on the road just this week. These new photos, taken outside of Opel’s Ruesselsheim headquarters in Germany, confirm that we can expect the Astra Sports Tourer to maintain a […]
The new 2016 Astra hatch is expected to welcome a new hot-hatch option to its range in the coming year, and these latest shots offer a first look at its final styling. The new Astra was given an online unveiling early last month, but, so far, only the regular model model has been shown – […]
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Introduced in 1991, the Opel Astra has been around for 10 generations, but its competition has never been stronger. From the solid Volkswagen Golf to Ford’s recently restyled Focus, the market for hatchback buyers is stacked with quality offerings. Show More Summary
Overnight, GM revealed its next-generation Opel Astra five-door hatch, as well as its English counterpart, the Vauxhall Astra, prior to its public debut at the Frankfurt motor show in the middle of September. The Astra is said to be quite a fair bit lighter than the model it will soon replace. On the scales, the [...]
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Thanks to a leak from GM Europe, this is the next-generation 2016 Opel Astra before its planned debut later this year at the Frankfurt Auto Show. Only the five-door hatchback model is shown in the leaked batch, though Opel does plan to offer other variants, including a sedan, wagon and a hotted-up version. Show More Summary
Opel's latest small car will debut this fall.
Smaller on the outside but bigger on the inside, Opel rolls out the all-new successor to its top-selling Astra hatchback, touted as safer, lighter, more comfortable and more efficient than the model it replaces. Continue reading Opel...Show More Summary
A test mule for the next-generation Lexus LS has been spotted. The new flagship sedan is expected to be launched on the market next year, as a 2017 model. This will give the current, fifth-gen LS a 10-year lifespan. Opel's new Astra has been revealed ahead of the car’s official debut at the 2015 Frankfurt Auto Show in September. The new...
We weren’t meant to see the new Opel Astra until the 2015 Frankfurt Auto Show in September but following a leak earlier today the European arm of General Motors Company [NYSE:GM] has revealed the car in full. Right now we only have a look at the regular five-door hatchback but new versions of additional Astra variants such as the Sedan...
We’re not meant to see it until the 2015 Frankfurt Auto Show in September but the first photos of Opel’s new Astra hatchback have hit the web courtesy of a leak by Italian website CarPassion. The shots show the regular five-door hatchback but new versions of other Astra variants such as the Sedan, Sports Tourer wagon and three-door GTC...
Opel’s new Astra, set for a debut at September’s 2015 Frankfurt Auto Show, will offer some technology that at present is only found on luxury models from the likes of Audi and Mercedes-Benz. The new technology is Matrix LED headlights, which allows you to drive at night with your high-beams left permanently on and not blind other...