At the GM-Auto plant in St. Petersburg has started mass production of the updated sedan 2018-2019 Opel Astra, which premiered Russia this autumn on a motor show in Moscow.
The range of power units of the car consists of two turbocharged engines, developed capacity of 140 and 180 horsepower, and one atmospheric engine with 115 horsepower.
Turbocharged engines are equipped with only automatic transmission and “aspirated” can be supplied as an “automatic” or manual transmission.
Already in the early 2013-th year, motorists will be available from the Russian sedan 2018-2019 Opel Astra with a completely new economical petrol engine SIDI ECOTEC with direct fuel injection, turbocharging and individual ignition coils.
The new 2018-2019 Opel Astra has a length of 465.8 cm, width – 181.4 cm, height – 147.6 cm.
The wheelbase has a length of 268.5 cm.
The new sedan has a very spacious interior and rather capacious luggage compartment 460 liters.
For comparison, the hatchback “Astra” trunk volume is 370 liters ti.
This summer concern General Motors began the expansion of its plant in St. Petersburg.
It is expected that up to 2015-th year, production volume will increase up to 230-ti million vehicles a year.
Now the plant is not released, and 100 thousand copies.
In addition to the 2018-2019 Opel Astra at the plant also produced the model the Chevrolet the Cruze .