Opel Astra Comfort 1.8 16V Astra G

The Opel Astra Comfort 1.8 16V is a 3 door hatchback-bodied road car with a front positioned engine powering the front wheels. It is part of Opel's Astra G family of cars. The 4 cylinder, double overhead camshaft naturally aspirated powerplant has 4 valves per cylinder and a capacity of 1.8 litres. This unit musters power and torque figures of 125 bhp (127 PS/93 kW) at 5600 rpm and 170 Nm (125 lbft/17.3 kgm) at 3800 rpm respectively. The engine powers the wheels compliments of a 5 speed manual transmission. Quoted kerb weight is 1215 kg. Top stated speed is 205 km/h (127 mph).

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Opel Astra Comfort 1.8 16V -
Opel Astra Comfort 1.8 16V
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Key facts

Opel Astra Comfort 1.8 16V Astra G information summary

What body style?
3 door hatchback with 4/5 seats
How long?
4110 mm
How heavy?
1215 kg
What size engine?
1.8 litre, 1796 cm3
How many cylinders?
4, Straight
How much power?
127 PS / 125 bhp / 93 kW @ 5600 rpm
How much torque?
170 Nm / 125 ft.lb / 17.3 kgm @ 3800 rpm
How quick?
0-100 km/h: 9.5 s
How fast?
205 km/h, 127 mph

Opel Astra G models

5 door hatchback FF 5M 2198 cm3 146 PS 144 bhp 107 kW 194.0 CO2 1295 kg
5 door hatchback FF 4A 2198 cm3 146 PS 144 bhp 107 kW 201.0 CO2 1298 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FF 5M 2198 cm3 146 PS 144 bhp 107 kW 194.0 CO2 1295 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FF 4A 2198 cm3 146 PS 144 bhp 107 kW 201.0 CO2 1298 kg
Opel Astra OPC -
3 door hatchback FF 5M 1998 cm3 200 PS 197 bhp 147 kW 1250 kg
Opel Astra Coupe -
2 door fixed-head coupé FF 5M 1796 cm3 125 PS 123 bhp 92 kW 182.0 CO2 1260 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FF 5M 1998 cm3 193 PS 190 bhp 142 kW 1345 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FF 5M 2198 cm3 146 PS 144 bhp 107 kW 1298 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FF 4A 2198 cm3 146 PS 144 bhp 107 kW 1328 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FF 1998 cm3 160 PS 158 bhp 118 kW 1210 kg
5 door hatchback FF 5M 1199 cm3 74 PS 73 bhp 54 kW 1145 kg
3 door hatchback FF 5M 1199 cm3 74 PS 73 bhp 54 kW 1125 kg
5 door hatchback FF 5M 1598 cm3 84 PS 83 bhp 62 kW 1163 kg
3 door hatchback FF 5M 1598 cm3 84 PS 83 bhp 62 kW 1163 kg
5 door hatchback FF 5M 1598 cm3 102 PS 101 bhp 75 kW 1163 kg
3 door hatchback FF 5M 1598 cm3 102 PS 101 bhp 75 kW 1163 kg
5 door hatchback FF 4A 1598 cm3 102 PS 101 bhp 75 kW 1225 kg
3 door hatchback FF 4A 1598 cm3 102 PS 101 bhp 75 kW 1183 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FF 5M 1598 cm3 102 PS 101 bhp 75 kW 1205 kg
5 door hatchback FF 4A 1598 cm3 86 PS 85 bhp 63 kW 1183 kg
3 door hatchback FF 4A 1598 cm3 86 PS 85 bhp 63 kW 1163 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FF 5M 1598 cm3 86 PS 85 bhp 63 kW 1163 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FF 4A 1598 cm3 86 PS 85 bhp 63 kW 1183 kg
5 door hatchback FF 5M 1686 cm3 76 PS 75 bhp 56 kW 1280 kg
3 door hatchback FF 5M 1686 cm3 76 PS 75 bhp 56 kW 1260 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FF 5M 1686 cm3 76 PS 75 bhp 56 kW 1280 kg
3 door hatchback FF 5M 1686 cm3 76 PS 75 bhp 56 kW 1260 kg
5 door hatchback FF 5M 1686 cm3 76 PS 75 bhp 56 kW 1280 kg
3 door hatchback FF 4A 1995 cm3 83 PS 82 bhp 61 kW 1325 kg
5 door hatchback FF 4A 1995 cm3 83 PS 82 bhp 61 kW 1345 kg

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5 door hatchback FF 4A 1999 cm3 130 PS 128 bhp 95 kW
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5 door hatchback FF 4A 1999 cm3 138 PS 136 bhp 101 kW 1194 kg
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5 door hatchback FF CVT 1497 cm3 132 PS 130 bhp 97 kW 1060 kg
5 door hatchback FA CVT 1497 cm3 132 PS 130 bhp 97 kW 1130 kg
5 door hatchback FF 6M 1498 cm3 132 PS 130 bhp 97 kW 1167 kg
5 door hatchback FF CVT 1498 cm3 132 PS 130 bhp 97 kW 1193 kg
5 door hatchback FF CVT 1498 cm3 132 PS 130 bhp 97 kW 1198 kg
5 door hatchback FF 6M 1498 cm3 132 PS 130 bhp 97 kW 1140 kg
5 door hatchback FF CVT 1498 cm3 132 PS 130 bhp 97 kW 1154 kg
5 door hatchback FF 6M 1497 cm3 132 PS 130 bhp 97 kW 1050 kg
5 door hatchback FF CVT 1497 cm3 132 PS 130 bhp 97 kW 1070 kg
5 door hatchback FF 6M 1591 cm3 139 PS 137 bhp 102 kW 1129 kg
Hyundai Accent SE Hatchback -
5 door hatchback FF 6M 1591 cm3 139 PS 137 bhp 102 kW 1129 kg
5 door hatchback FF 6A 1591 cm3 139 PS 137 bhp 102 kW 1159 kg
5 door hatchback FF 6A 1591 cm3 139 PS 137 bhp 102 kW 1159 kg
5 door hatchback FF 6A 1591 cm3 139 PS 137 bhp 102 kW 1159 kg
5 door hatchback FF 6M 1591 cm3 139 PS 137 bhp 102 kW 1129 kg
Opel Astra Comfort 1.8 16V data
bodywork
Body type4/5 seater hatchback
Number of doors3
Designer
dimensions & weights
mminches
Wheelbase 2606 mm 102.6 inches
Track/tread (front) 1464 mm 57.6 inches
Track/tread (rear) 1452 mm 57.2 inches
Length 4110 mm 161.8 inches
Width 1709 mm 67.3 inches
Height 1425 mm 56.1 inches
Ground clearance
length:wheelbase ratio 1.58
Kerb weight 1215 kg 2679 lb
Weight distribution
fuel tank capacity 52 litres 11.4 UK Gal 13.7 US Gal
aerodynamics
Drag coefficient 0.28
Frontal area 2.06
CdA 0.58
engine
engine type naturally aspirated petrol
Engine manufacturer Opel
Engine code
Cylinders Straight 4
Capacity 1.8 litre
1796 cc
(109.599 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 80.5 × 88.2 mm
3.17 × 3.47 in
Bore/stroke ratio 0.91
Valve gear double overhead camshaft (DOHC)
4 valves per cylinder
16 valves in total
maximum power output
(DIN)
127 PS (125 bhp) (93 kW)
at 5600 rpm
Specific output
(DIN)
69.6 bhp/litre
1.14 bhp/cu in
maximum torque
(DIN)
170 Nm (125 ft·lb) (17.3 kgm)
at 3800 rpm
Specific torque
(DIN)
94.65 Nm/litre
1.14 ft·lb/cu3
Engine construction
sump
compression ratio 10.5:1
Fuel system Simtec SMS 71 SFi
bmep (brake mean effective pressure) 1189.5 kPa (172.5 psi)
Maximum RPM
crankshaft bearings
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 449 cc
Aspiration Normal
Compressor N/A
Intercooler None
Catalytic converter Y
performance
Acceleration 0-80km/h (50mph)
Acceleration 0-60mph
Acceleration 0-100km/h 9.5 s
Acceleration 0-160km/h (100mph)
Standing quarter-mile
Standing kilometre
Maximum speed 205 km/h (127 mph)
Power-to-weight ratio 104.31 PS/tonne (1000 kg)
76.72 kW/tonne (1000 kg)
102.88 bhp/tonne (1000 kg)
0.05 bhp/lb
Weight-to-power ratio 13.03 kg/kW
21.77 lb/bhp
fuel consumption
Fuel consumption
universal consumption (calculated from the above)
litres/100km
km/litre
UK MPG
US MPG
Carbon dioxide emissions
Carfolio Calculated CO2 ?
VED band (UK)
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 Di/Di-S-ABS
Front brake diameter
Rear brake diameter
Braked area
Gearbox 5 speed manual
Top gear ratio 0.89
Final drive ratio 3.74
general
Carfolio.com ID75262
Production total
Model code
Model family Astra G
RAC rating 16.1
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
Opel Astra Comfort 1.8 16V added 2001-02-27.
Last modified 2013-02-28.