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2007 Opel Astra 1.6 Turbo Astra H information summary

What body style?
hatchback with 4/5 seats
How long?
4249 mm
What size engine?
1.6 litre, 1598 cm3
How many cylinders?
4, Straight
How much power?
180 PS / 177.5 bhp / 132 kW @ 5500 rpm
How much torque?
230 Nm / 170 / 23.5 kgm @ 1980-5500 rpm
How quick?
0-100 km/h: 8.3 s
How fast?
221 km/h, 137 mph
How economical?
10.3/6.2/7.7 l/100km urban/extra-urban/combined
What carbon dioxide emissions?
185.0 CO2 g/km


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2007 Opel Astra 1.6 Turbo technical specifications


This automobile has a 5 door hatchback type body with a front mounted engine delivering its power to the front wheels.
The Opel Astra 1.6 Turbo belongs to the Astra H model family from Opel.
Its engine is a turbocharged petrol, 1.6 litre, double overhead camshaft 4 cylinder with 4 valves per cylinder. In this application it has an output of 177.5 bhp (180 PS/132 kW) of power at 5500 rpm, and maximum torque of 230 N·m (170 lb·ft/23.5 kgm) at 1980-5500 rpm.
A 6 speed manual gearbox delivers the power to the driven wheels.
The Opel Astra 1.6 Turbo is claimed to attain a maxiumum speed of 221 km/h, or 137 mph, official fuel consumption figures are 10.3/6.2/7.7 l/100km urban/extra-urban/combined, and carbon dioxide emissions are 185.0 g/km.
2007 Opel Astra 1.6 Turbo data
2007 Opel Astra 1.6 Turbo Astra H data
Body type4/5 seater hatchback
Number of doors5
dimensions & weights
Wheelbase 2614 102.9
Track/tread (front) 1488 58.6
Track/tread (rear) 1488 58.6
Length 4249 167.3
Width 1804 71
Height 1460 57.5
Ground clearance
length:wheelbase ratio 1.63
Kerb weight
Weight distribution
fuel tank capacity
Drag coefficient
Frontal area
engine type turbocharged petrol
Engine manufacturer Opel
Engine code 1.6 Turbo ECOTEC
Cylinders Straight 4
Capacity 1.6 litre
1598 cc
(97.516 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 79 × 81.5 mm
3.11 × 3.21 in
Bore/stroke ratio 0.97
double overhead camshaft (DOHC)
4 valves per cylinder
16 valves in total
maximum power output 180 PS (177.5 bhp) (132 kW)
at 5500 rpm
Specific output 111.1 bhp/litre
1.82 bhp/cu in
maximum torque 230 Nm (170 ft·lb) (23.5 kgm)
at 1980-5500 rpm
Specific torque 143.93 Nm/litre
1.74 ft·lb/cu3
Engine construction
sump wet sumped
compression ratio 8.8:1
Fuel system EFI
bmep (brake mean effective pressure) 1808.7 kPa (262.3 psi)
Maximum RPM
crankshaft bearings 5
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 399.5 cc
Aspiration Turbo
Catalytic converter Y
Acceleration 0-80km/h (50mph)
Acceleration 0-60mph
Acceleration 0-100km/h 8.3 s
Acceleration 0-160km/h (100mph)
Standing quarter-mile
Standing kilometre
Maximum speed 221 km/h (137 mph)
Power-to-weight ratio
Weight-to-power ratio
fuel consumption
Fuel consumption 10.3/6.2/7.7 l/100km urban/extra-urban/combined
universal consumption (calculated from the above)
litres per 100km10.3/6.2/7.7 l/100km urban/extra-urban/combined
km per litre9.7/16.1/13.0 km/l urban/extra-urban/combined
UK MPG27.4/45.6/36.7 UK MPG urban/extra-urban/combined
US MPG22.8/37.9/30.5 US MPG urban/extra-urban/combined
Carbon dioxide emissions 185.0 g/km
Carfolio Calculated CO2 ? 178.64 g/km
VED band (UK) I
CO2 Effizienz (DE)
Engine position front
Engine layout transverse
Drive wheels front wheel drive  
Torque split N/A
turns lock-to-lock
Turning circle 11.20 m
Front suspension
Rear suspension
Wheel size front
Wheel size rear
Tyres front
Tyres rear
Brakes F/R
Front brake diameter
Rear brake diameter
Gearbox 6 speed manual
Top gear ratio
Final drive ratio
general ID158026
Production total
Model code
Model family Astra H
RAC rating 15.5
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
2007 Opel Astra 1.6 Turbo added 2007-05-11.
Last modified 2013-02-28.

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