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Key facts

2000 Opel Astra Coupé 1.8 16V Astra G information summary

What body style?
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 / 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


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2000 Opel Astra Coupé 1.8 16V technical specifications


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.
2000 Opel Astra Coupé 1.8 16V data
2000 Opel Astra Coupé 1.8 16V Astra G data
Body type4/5 seater fixed-head coupé
Number of doors2
dimensions & weights
Wheelbase 2606 102.6
Track/tread (front) 1464 57.6
Track/tread (rear) 1452 57.2
Length 4267 168
Width 1709 67.3
Height 1390 54.7
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
Drag coefficient 0.28
Frontal area 2.01
CdA 0.56
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
double overhead camshaft (DOHC)
4 valves per cylinder
16 valves in total
maximum power output
125 PS (123 bhp) (92 kW)
at 5600 rpm
Specific output
68.5 bhp/litre
1.12 bhp/cu in
maximum torque
170 Nm (125 ft·lb) (17.3 kgm)
at 3800 rpm
Specific torque
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
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/g
72.79 kW/g
97.62 bhp/ton
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 per 100km10.8/5.8/7.8 l/100km urban/extra-urban/combined
km per 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)
Engine position front
Engine layout transverse
Drive wheels front wheel drive  
Torque split N/A
Steering rack & pinion PAS
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
Gearbox 5 speed manual
Top gear ratio 0.89
Final drive ratio 3.74
general 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.

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