Graceful and elegant convertible 2018-2019 Opel Cascada

The new 2018-2019 Opel convertible Cascade , was presented to journalists in mid-October of . Get acquainted with the new car, bearing the original name of the 2018-2019 Opel Cascada (translated into Spanish waterfall) happened long before the official premiere, scheduled for March next year in the framework of the Geneva Motor Show.


More news 2018-2019 Opel:
2018-2019 Opel Astra sedan
2018-2019 Opel Astra J hatchback
More new convertibles:
Roadster Porsche Boxster

The peculiarities of news 2018-2019 Opel, even to touch the beautiful and not get (the car is really beautiful), but for the preliminary review of the information and photo 2018-2019 Opel Cascade enough.


body Design

Convertible 2018-2019 Opel Cascada built on the platform of the family Astra J, and above all in size commensurate with the 2018-2019 Opel Astra GTC, but significantly longer trehdverki, by as much as 23 cm.
External dimensions convertible Cascada: 4696 mm long, 1839 mm (with decomposition mirrors 2020 mm) wide, 1443 mm in height, with a wheelbase of 2695 mm and a largest clearance (clearance) of 135 mm.

The front end with adaptive xenon headlamps, LED complemented corners and completely original bumper: splitter, bright aerodynamic elements, lip on the bottom edge, tiny “eyes” protivotumanok. Profile Convertible looks quickly and gracefully, thanks to two ribs located at the top and bottom sides of the body, large swellings wheel arches that accommodate easily in its “open spaces” tires on disks R17-R20, a high window sill line, shoulders formed by the smooth transition of the door panels aft.

Typically, the soft top convertible spoils the whole image of the car, but not in the case of the hero of our review. Convertible based on the 2018-2019 Opel Astra looks amazing as with the roof, and with folded. The process of transformation of the soft roof takes just 17 seconds and can be done at speeds up to 50 km / h.
The rear of the car is decorated with beautiful, large “chandeliers” marker lights, large bumper, compact boot lid with an additional stop sign. The abundance of chrome present in the front and rear of the car, stylish stressed molding circles the sill body and focuses on the car belonging to the gigs.

2018-2019 Opel designers have managed to create, perhaps one of the most beautiful cars in the company’s history. Representatives of the German brand does not hide the fact that the development of exterior auto painters found inspiration in the images of luxury convertibles Kapitan and the Rekord, produced in the mid-20th century.
For the body color convertible will be offered 10 enamel color options and three different colors with a soft roof.

interior Features

Salon 2018-2019 Opel Cascada convertible four-seater, but what …! Nappa leather, electric, ventilation and heated seats the driver and passenger, electric seat belts of the front row seats, front camera 2018-2019 Opel Eye with which the vehicle recognizes road signs, track marking lines, and the distance to the front riding a car (in case of danger of collision warn the driver display and alarm), a rearview camera system park Assist (parking assistant), blind spot monitoring system, an assistant at the start of the hill, heated steering wheel, an advanced multimedia system with touch screen, climate control and more.

Germans assure that the base model will be very rich and have positioned the new convertible, a car premium at an affordable price. Thanks to the transformation of the front seats with electric Easy Entry to sit on the back row of comfortable, sorry rear legroom is in short supply. Roof convertible depending on the position of the roof can accommodate from 280 to 380 liters. Cargo capacity can be increased by folding the rear row backrest separate.

Technical aspects

In the engine compartment of the new 2018-2019 Opel convertible Cascade will house one of the available petrol or diesel engines.
Engine specifications:

  • Gasoline: 1.4 liter turbo. (Depending on the degree of pressurization give 120 or 140 forces) 6 PCR.
  • New masterpiece of engine – 1.6 liters. Sidi Turbo Ecotec (previously 170 hp) with manual or automatic 6-Th stages.
  • Diesel 2.0 liters. CDTI (165 hp), with mechanical or automatic gearshift 6 6 automatic transmission.

These three engines will be installed from the start of sales, for a couple of years, the range will be increased to eight powertrains.
convertible chassis already in the basic version will be equipped with front suspension’s HiPerStrut, originally developed for the rapid and phenomenal managed 2018-2019 Opel Insignia OPC, FlexRide adaptive suspension with selectable settings of the three modes (standard, comfortable, sports). FlexRide chip that system at the same time changes the setting electric power steering, the degree of damping of the adaptive shock absorbers, the accelerator pedal reaction. With this set of high-tech solutions and a powerful engine the car will bring a lot of fun to drive, especially with the open top.

The cost in Europe and Russia

How much will the 2018-2019 Opel Cascada convertible in , in Russia? Buy a novelty, according to preliminary information, it will be priced at 30,000 euros (about 1.2 million rubles). The price of the new 2018-2019 Opel convertible turned clearly inaccessible, even cars with an open soft top in Russia to buy cheaper 1260000 no thousands really, but the truth is it will be the BMW 1-series.