Key facts

2012 Opel Astra Saloon 1.4 information summary

What body style?
sedan/saloon with 4/5 seats
How long?
4658 mm
How heavy?
1405 kg
What size engine?
1.4 litre, 1398 cm3
How many cylinders?
4, Straight
How much power?
100 PS / 99 bhp / 74 kW @ 6000 rpm
How much torque?
130 Nm / 96 ft.lb / 13.3 kgm @ 4000 rpm
How quick?
0-100 km/h: 14.20 s
How fast?
183 km/h, 114 mph
How economical?
7.1/4.6/5.5 l/100km urban/extra-urban/combined
What carbon dioxide emissions?
129 CO2 g/km

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2012 Opel Astra Saloon 1.4 technical specifications

Introduction

The Opel Astra Saloon 1.4 is a saloon (sedan) with 4 doors and a front mounted engine which supplies its power through the front wheels.
Power is produced by a double overhead camshaft, 1.4 litre naturally aspirated 4 cylinder engine, with 4 valves per cylinder that develops power and torque figures of 99 bhp (100 PS/74 kW) at 6000 rpm and 130 N·m (96 lb·ft/13.3 kgm) at 4000 rpm respectively.
The engine powers the wheels through a 5 speed manual gearbox.
Claimed kerb weight is 1405 kg.
Top stated speed is 183 km/h (114 mph), manufacturer claimed fuel consumption figures are 7.1/4.6/5.5 l/100km urban/extra-urban/combined, and carbon dioxide emissions are 129 g/km.
2012 Opel Astra Saloon 1.4 data
2012 Opel Astra Saloon 1.4 data
bodywork
Body type4/5 seater sedan/saloon
Number of doors4
Designer
dimensions & weights
mminches
Wheelbase 2685 105.7
Track/tread (front) 1541 60.7
Track/tread (rear) 1551 61.1
Length 4658 183.4
Width 1814 71.4
Height 1500 59.1
Ground clearance
length:wheelbase ratio 1.73
Kerb weight 1405 kg 3097 lb
Weight distribution
fuel tank capacity 56 litres 12.3 UK Gal 14.8 US Gal
aerodynamics
Drag coefficient
Frontal area
CdA
engine
engine type naturally aspirated petrol
Engine manufacturer Opel
Engine code
Cylinders Straight 4
Capacity 1.4 litre
1398 cc
(85.311 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 73.4 × 82.6 mm
2.89 × 3.25 in
Bore/stroke ratio 0.89
double overhead camshaft (DOHC)
4 valves per cylinder
16 valves in total
maximum power output 100 PS (99 bhp) (74 kW)
at 6000 rpm
Specific output 70.8 bhp/litre
1.16 bhp/cu in
maximum torque 130 Nm (96 ft·lb) (13.3 kgm)
at 4000 rpm
Specific torque 92.99 Nm/litre
1.12 ft·lb/cu3
Engine construction
sump wet sumped
compression ratio 10.5:1
Fuel system EFI
bmep (brake mean effective pressure) 1168.5 kPa (169.5 psi)
Maximum RPM
crankshaft bearings
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 349.5 cc
Aspiration Normal
Compressor N/A
Intercooler None
Catalytic converter Y
performance
Acceleration 0-80km/h (50mph)
Acceleration 0-60mph
Acceleration 0-100km/h 14.20 s
Acceleration 0-160km/h (100mph)
Standing quarter-mile
Standing kilometre
Maximum speed 183 km/h (114 mph)
Power-to-weight ratio 71.44 PS/g
52.54 kW/g
70.46 bhp/ton
0.03 bhp/lb
Weight-to-power ratio 19.03 kg/kW
31.79 lb/bhp
fuel consumption
Fuel consumption 7.1/4.6/5.5 l/100km urban/extra-urban/combined
universal consumption (calculated from the above)
litres per 100km7.1/4.6/5.5 l/100km urban/extra-urban/combined
km per litre14.1/21.7/18.2 km/l urban/extra-urban/combined
UK MPG39.8/61.4/51.4 UK MPG urban/extra-urban/combined
US MPG33.1/51.1/42.8 US MPG urban/extra-urban/combined
Carbon dioxide emissions 129 g/km
Carfolio Calculated CO2 ? 127.60 g/km
VED band (UK) D
CO2 Effizienz (DE) B
chassis
Engine position front
Engine layout transverse
Drive wheels front wheel drive  
Torque split N/A
Steering rack & pinion PAS
turns lock-to-lock
Turning circle
Front suspension
Rear suspension
Wheel size front 6½J x 16
Wheel size rear 6½J x 16
Tyres front 205/60 R 16
Tyres rear 205/60 R 16
Brakes F/R VeDi/Di-S-ABS
Front brake diameter
Rear brake diameter
Gearbox 5 speed manual
Top gear ratio
Final drive ratio 4.19
general
Carfolio.com ID304755
Production total
Model code
Model family
RAC rating 13.4
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
2012 Opel Astra Saloon 1.4 added 2013-01-16.
Last modified 2013-02-28.

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