2000 Opel Astra Coupé 1.8 16V Astra G

The Opel Astra Coupé 1.8 16V is a 2 door coupé-bodied road car with a front mounted engine driving through the front wheels. The Opel Astra Coupé 1.8 16V is one of the Astra G range of cars from Opel. Its 4 cylinder, double overhead camshaft naturally aspirated engine has 4 valves per cylinder and a capacity of 1.8 litres. This unit develops power and torque figures of 123 bhp (125 PS/92 kW) at 5600 rpm and 170 Nm (125 lbft/17.3 kgm) at 3800 rpm respectively. The engine delivers its power through to the wheels via a 5 speed manual gearbox. Its quoted weight at the kerb is 1260 kg. Maximum quoted speed is 210 km/h (130 mph), officially stated fuel consumption figures are 10.8/5.8/7.8 l/100km urban/extra-urban/combined, and carbon dioxide emissions are 182.0 g/km.

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Key facts

2000 Opel Astra Coupé 1.8 16V Astra G information summary

What body style?
2 door fixed-head coupé with 4/5 seats
How long?
4267 mm
How heavy?
1260 kg
What size engine?
1.8 litre, 1796 cm3
How many cylinders?
4, Straight
How much power?
125 PS / 123 bhp / 92 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?
210 km/h, 130 mph
How economical?
10.8/5.8/7.8 l/100km urban/extra-urban/combined
What carbon dioxide emissions?
182.0 CO2 g/km

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
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
3 door hatchback FF 5M 1598 cm3 84 PS 83 bhp 62 kW 1163 kg
5 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
3 door hatchback FF 4A 1598 cm3 86 PS 85 bhp 63 kW 1163 kg
5 door hatchback FF 4A 1598 cm3 86 PS 85 bhp 63 kW 1183 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
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
4 door sedan/​saloon FF 5M 1686 cm3 76 PS 75 bhp 56 kW 1280 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
5 door hatchback FF 4A 1995 cm3 83 PS 82 bhp 61 kW 1345 kg
3 door hatchback FF 4A 1995 cm3 83 PS 82 bhp 61 kW 1325 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FF 4A 1995 cm3 83 PS 82 bhp 61 kW 1345 kg

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2 door fixed-head coupé FR 4A 1895 cm3 120 PS 118 bhp 88 kW 1395 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FF 5M 1998 cm3 132 PS 130 bhp 97 kW 1291 kg
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2 door fixed-head coupé FF 4A 1988 cm3 132 PS 130 bhp 97 kW 1124 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FF 5M 1668 cm3 117 PS 115 bhp 86 kW 1091 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FF 4A 1668 cm3 117 PS 115 bhp 86 kW 1112 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FF 5M 1668 cm3 129 PS 127 bhp 95 kW 1158 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FF 4A 1668 cm3 129 PS 127 bhp 95 kW 1175 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FF 5M 1668 cm3 119 PS 117 bhp 87 kW 1104 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FF CVT 1668 cm3 119 PS 117 bhp 87 kW 1136 kg
Honda Prelude Xi -
2 door fixed-head coupé FF 5M 2156 cm3 135 PS 133 bhp 99 kW 1220 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FF 4A 2156 cm3 135 PS 133 bhp 99 kW 1250 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 6M 1998 cm3 130 PS 128 bhp 95 kW 1445 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 5A 1998 cm3 130 PS 128 bhp 95 kW 1445 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FF 5M 1997 cm3 136 PS 134 bhp 100 kW 1227 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FF 5M 2190 cm3 117 PS 115 bhp 86 kW 1182 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FF 4A 2190 cm3 117 PS 115 bhp 86 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FF 5M 1834 cm3 134 PS 132 bhp 98 kW 1075 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FF 4A 1834 cm3 134 PS 132 bhp 98 kW 1105 kg
Saturn SC2 -
2 door fixed-head coupé FF 5M 1901 cm3 126 PS 124 bhp 92 kW 1105 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FF 4A 1901 cm3 126 PS 124 bhp 92 kW 1117 kg
3 door fixed-head coupé FF 5M 2164 cm3 137 PS 135 bhp 101 kW 1170 kg
3 door fixed-head coupé FF 4A 2164 cm3 137 PS 135 bhp 101 kW 1197 kg
2000 Opel Astra Coupé 1.8 16V data
bodywork
Body type4/5 seater fixed-head coupé
Number of doors2
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 4267 mm 168 inches
Width 1709 mm 67.3 inches
Height 1390 mm 54.7 inches
Ground clearance
length:wheelbase ratio 1.64
Kerb weight 1260 kg 2778 lb
Weight distribution
fuel tank capacity 52 litres 11.4 UK Gal 13.7 US Gal
aerodynamics
Drag coefficient 0.28
Frontal area 2.01
CdA 0.56
engine
engine type naturally aspirated petrol
Engine manufacturer Opel
Engine code Z16XE
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)
125 PS (123 bhp) (92 kW)
at 5600 rpm
Specific output
(DIN)
68.5 bhp/litre
1.12 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 cast iron block; aluminium head
sump wet sumped
compression ratio 10.5:1
Fuel system SFi
bmep (brake mean effective pressure) 1189.5 kPa (172.5 psi)
Maximum RPM
crankshaft bearings 5
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 210 km/h (130 mph)
Power-to-weight ratio 98.98 PS/tonne (1000 kg)
72.79 kW/tonne (1000 kg)
97.62 bhp/tonne (1000 kg)
0.04 bhp/lb
Weight-to-power ratio 13.74 kg/kW
22.95 lb/bhp
fuel consumption
Fuel consumption 10.8/5.8/7.8 l/100km urban/extra-urban/combined
universal consumption (calculated from the above)
litres/100km10.8/5.8/7.8 l/100km urban/extra-urban/combined
km/litre9.3/17.2/12.8 km/l urban/extra-urban/combined
UK MPG26.2/48.7/36.2 UK MPG urban/extra-urban/combined
US MPG21.8/40.6/30.2 US MPG urban/extra-urban/combined
Carbon dioxide emissions 182.0 g/km
Carfolio Calculated CO2 ? 180.96 g/km
VED band (UK)
CO2 Effizienz (DE)
chassis
Engine position front
Engine layout transverse
Drive wheels front wheel drive  
Torque split N/A
Steering power assisted rack & pinion
turns lock-to-lock 3.100
Turning circle 10.90 m
Front suspension I.W.MS.ARB.
Rear suspension TbAx.CS.
Wheel size front 6J x 16
Wheel size rear 6J x 16
Tyres front 205/50 R 16 V
Tyres rear 205/50 R 16 V
Brakes F/R VeDi/Di-S-ABS
Front brake diameter 280 mm
Rear brake diameter 264 mm
Braked area
Gearbox 5 speed manual
Top gear ratio 0.89
Final drive ratio 3.74
general
Carfolio.com ID75735
Production total
Model code
Model family Astra G
RAC rating 16.1
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
2000 Opel Astra Coupé 1.8 16V added 2001-02-26.
Last modified 2013-10-07.