Opel Astra 1.7 CDTI ECOTEC, 2008 MY Astra H

This vehicle has a 5 door hatchback type body with a front positioned engine powering the front wheels. It forms part of Opel's Astra H series. Its engine is a turbocharged diesel, 1.7 litre, double overhead camshaft 4 cylinder with 4 valves per cylinder. This unit develops 108 bhp (110 PS/81 kW) of power at 3800 rpm, and maximum torque of 260 N·m (192 lb·ft/26.5 kgm) at 2300 rpm. A 6 speed manual transmission transmits the power to the wheels. The Opel Astra 1.7 CDTI ECOTEC weighs a claimed 1385 kg at the kerb. Top quoted speed is 185 km/h, which equates to 115 mph, and carbon dioxide emissions are 138.0 g/km.

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Opel Astra 1.7 CDTI ECOTEC, 2008 MY Astra H information summary

What body style?
5 door hatchback with 4/5 seats
How long?
4249 mm
How heavy?
1385 kg
What size engine?
1.7 litre, 1686 cm3
How many cylinders?
4, Straight
How much power?
110 PS / 108 bhp / 81 kW @ 3800 rpm
How much torque?
260 Nm / 192 ft.lb / 26.5 kgm @ 2300 rpm
How quick?
0-100 km/h: 11.7 s
How fast?
185 km/h, 115 mph
What carbon dioxide emissions?
138.0 CO2 g/km

Opel Astra H models

5 door hatchback FF 6M 1686 cm3 125 PS 123 bhp 92 kW 143.0 CO2 1400 kg
5 door hatchback FF 5M 1796 cm3 140 PS 138 bhp 103 kW 169.0 CO2 1300 kg
5 door hatchback FF 4A 1796 cm3 140 PS 138 bhp 103 kW 186.0 CO2
5 door hatchback FF 6M 1910 cm3 100 PS 99 bhp 74 kW 154.0 CO2 1360 kg
3 door hatchback FF 6M 1248 cm3 90 PS 89 bhp 66 kW 137.0 CO2 1330 kg
3 door hatchback FF 6A 1248 cm3 90 PS 89 bhp 66 kW 138.0 CO2
3 door hatchback FF 5M 1364 cm3 90 PS 89 bhp 66 kW 146.0 CO2
3 door hatchback FF 5A 1364 cm3 90 PS 89 bhp 66 kW 141.0 CO2
3 door hatchback FF 5M 1598 cm3 115 PS 113.5 bhp 85 kW 146.0 CO2 1250 kg
3 door hatchback FF 5A 1598 cm3 115 PS 113.5 bhp 85 kW 151.0 CO2
3 door hatchback FF 6M 1686 cm3 110 PS 108 bhp 81 kW 143.0 CO2 1365 kg
3 door hatchback FF 6M 1686 cm3 125 PS 123 bhp 92 kW 143.0 CO2 1380 kg
3 door hatchback FF 4A 1796 cm3 140 PS 138 bhp 103 kW 186.0 CO2
3 door hatchback FF 6A 1910 cm3 120 PS 118 bhp 88 kW 186.0 CO2 1408 kg
3 door hatchback FF 6M 1910 cm3 150 PS 148 bhp 110 kW 154.0 CO2 1405 kg
3 door hatchback FF 6M 1910 cm3 100 PS 99 bhp 74 kW 154.0 CO2 1360 kg
Opel Astra  -
5 door hatchback FF 5M 1598 cm3 115 PS 113.5 bhp 85 kW 169.0 CO2
Opel Astra  -
5 door hatchback FF 6M 1598 cm3 180 PS 177.5 bhp 132 kW 185.0 CO2
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FF 5M 1598 cm3 105 PS 104 bhp 78 kW 168.0 CO2 1515 kg
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FF 5M 1796 cm3 140 PS 138 bhp 103 kW 185.0 CO2
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FF 4A 1796 cm3 140 PS 138 bhp 103 kW 194.0 CO2
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FF 6M 1910 cm3 150 PS 148 bhp 110 kW 165.0 CO2 1683 kg
Opel Astra Twin Top 2.0 Turbo -
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FF 6M 1998 cm3 170 PS 168 bhp 125 kW 221.0 CO2
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FF 6M 1998 cm3 200 PS 197 bhp 147 kW 228.0 CO2
3 door hatchback FF 6M 1248 cm3 100 PS 99 bhp 74 kW 130.0 CO2 1310 kg
3 door hatchback FF 5M 1364 cm3 90 PS 89 bhp 66 kW 151.0 CO2 1210 kg
3 door hatchback FF 5M 1598 cm3 105 PS 104 bhp 78 kW 158.0 CO2 1245 kg
3 door hatchback FF 5SA 1598 cm3 105 PS 104 bhp 78 kW 156.0 CO2 1245 kg
3 door hatchback FF 5M 1686 cm3 90 PS 89 bhp 66 kW 135.0 CO2 1315 kg
3 door hatchback FF 6M 1686 cm3 90 PS 89 bhp 66 kW 135.0 CO2 1345 kg

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2008 Opel Astra 1.7 CDTI ECOTEC data
bodywork
Body type4/5 seater hatchback
Number of doors5
Designer
dimensions & weights
Wheelbase 2614 102.9
Track/tread (front) 1488 58.6
Track/tread (rear) 1488 58.6
Length 4249 167.3
Width 1753 69
Height 1460 57.5
Ground clearance
length:wheelbase ratio 1.63
Kerb weight 1385 kg 3053
Weight distribution
fuel tank capacity 52 litres 11.4 UK Gal 13.7 US Gal
aerodynamics
Drag coefficient
Frontal area
CdA
engine
engine type turbocharged diesel
Engine manufacturer Opel
Engine code
Cylinders Straight 4
Capacity 1.7 litre
1686 cc
(102.886 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 79 × 86 mm
3.11 × 3.39 in
Bore/stroke ratio 0.92
Valve gear double overhead camshaft (DOHC)
4 valves per cylinder
16 valves in total
maximum power output 110 PS (108 bhp) (81 kW)
at 3800 rpm
Specific output 64.1 bhp/litre
1.05 bhp/cu in
maximum torque 260 Nm (192 ft·lb) (26.5 kgm)
at 2300 rpm
Specific torque 154.21 Nm/litre
1.86 ft·lb/cu3
Engine construction
sump wet sumped
compression ratio 18.4:1
Fuel system common rail direct diesel injection
bmep (brake mean effective pressure) 1937.9 kPa (281.1 psi)
Maximum RPM
crankshaft bearings
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 421.5 cc
Aspiration Turbo D.
Compressor
Intercooler
Catalytic converter Y
performance
Acceleration 0-80km/h (50mph)
Acceleration 0-60mph
Acceleration 0-100km/h 11.7 s
Acceleration 0-160km/h (100mph)
Standing quarter-mile
Standing kilometre
Maximum speed 185 km/h (115 mph)
Power-to-weight ratio 79.06 PS/tonne (1000 kg)
58.15 kW/tonne (1000 kg)
77.98 bhp/tonne (1000 kg)
0.03 bhp/lb
Weight-to-power ratio 17.2 kg/kW
28.73 lb/bhp
fuel consumption
Fuel consumption
universal consumption (calculated from the above)
litres/100km
km/litre
UK MPG
US MPG
Carbon dioxide emissions 138.0 g/km
Carfolio Calculated CO2 ?
VED band (UK) E
CO2 Effizienz (DE)
chassis
Engine position front
Engine layout transverse
Drive wheels front wheel drive  
Torque split N/A
Steering
turns lock-to-lock
Turning circle
Front suspension
Rear suspension
Wheel size front
Wheel size rear
Tyres front
Tyres rear
Brakes F/R VeDi/Di-S-ABS
Front brake diameter
Rear brake diameter
Braked area
Gearbox 6
Top gear ratio
Final drive ratio
general
Carfolio.com ID190454
Production total
Model code
Model family Astra H
RAC rating 15.5
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
2008 Opel Astra 1.7 CDTI ECOTEC added 2008-10-26.
Last modified 2013-02-28.