Key facts

1991 Opel Astra 1.7 Turbo Diesel Astra F information summary

What body style?
hatchback with 4/5 seats
How long?
4050 mm
How heavy?
1130 kg
What size engine?
1.7 litre, 1686 cm3
How many cylinders?
4, Straight
How much power?
83 PS / 82 bhp / 61 kW @ 4400 rpm
How much torque?
168 Nm / 124 ft.lb / 17.1 kgm @ 2400 rpm
How quick?
0-60 mph: 12.30 s
How fast?
169 km/h, 105 mph

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1991 Opel Astra 1.7 Turbo Diesel technical specifications

Introduction

The Astra 1.7 Turbo Diesel is an automobile from Opel, with front wheel drive, a front mounted engine and a 5 door hatchback body style.
It is part of Opel's Astra F series.
Powering the Opel Astra 1.7 Turbo Diesel is a single overhead camshaft, 1.7 litre turbocharged 4 cylinder engine, with 2 valves per cylinder that produces power and torque figures of 82 bhp (83 PS/61 kW) at 4400 rpm and 168 N·m (124 lb·ft/17.1 kgm) at 2400 rpm respectively.
The power is supplied to the wheels via a 5 speed manual gearbox.
The stated weight at the kerb is 1130 kg.
Maximum claimed speed is 169 km/h or 105 mph.
1991 Opel Astra 1.7 Turbo Diesel data
1991 Opel Astra 1.7 Turbo Diesel Astra F data
bodywork
Body type4/5 seater hatchback
Number of doors5
Designer
dimensions & weights
mminches
Wheelbase 2520 99.2
Track/tread (front) 1424 56.1
Track/tread (rear) 1423 56
Length 4050 159.4
Width 1688 66.5
Height 1422 56
Ground clearance
length:wheelbase ratio 1.61
Kerb weight 1130 kg 2491 lb
Weight distribution
fuel tank capacity
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
single overhead camshaft (SOHC)
2 valves per cylinder
8 valves in total
maximum power output
(DIN)
83 PS (82 bhp) (61 kW)
at 4400 rpm
Specific output
(DIN)
48.6 bhp/litre
0.8 bhp/cu in
maximum torque
(DIN)
168 Nm (124 ft·lb) (17.1 kgm)
at 2400 rpm
Specific torque
(DIN)
99.64 Nm/litre
1.2 ft·lb/cu3
Engine construction
sump
compression ratio 22:1
Fuel system Bo diesel inj.
bmep (brake mean effective pressure) 1252.2 kPa (181.6 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 12.30 s
Acceleration 0-100km/h
Acceleration 0-160km/h (100mph)
Standing quarter-mile
Standing kilometre
Maximum speed 169 km/h (105 mph)
Power-to-weight ratio 73.58 PS/g
54.11 kW/g
72.57 bhp/ton
0.03 bhp/lb
Weight-to-power ratio 18.48 kg/kW
30.87 lb/bhp
fuel consumption
Fuel consumption
universal consumption (calculated from the above)
litres per 100km
km per litre
UK MPG
US MPG
Carbon dioxide emissions
Carfolio Calculated CO2 ?
VED band (UK)
CO2 Effizienz (DE)
chassis
Engine position front
Engine layout longitudinal
Drive wheels front wheel drive  
Torque split N/A
Steering
turns lock-to-lock
Turning circle
Front suspension I.MS.CS.ARB.
Rear suspension I.TA.TB.
Wheel size front
Wheel size rear
Tyres front
Tyres rear
Brakes F/R
Front brake diameter
Rear brake diameter
Gearbox 5 speed manual
Top gear ratio 0.71
Final drive ratio 3.72
general
Carfolio.com ID23298
Production total
Model code
Model family Astra F
RAC rating 15.5
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
1991 Opel Astra 1.7 Turbo Diesel added before December 1995.
Last modified 2013-02-28.

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