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2015 opel corsa opc [render]

2015 Opel Corsa OPC [render]

X-Tomi Design has published another nice render image of the recently unveiled Opel Corsa E (the 4th generation). The designer envisioned the OPC high-performance variant coming with aggressive aerodynamics package. The render image is based on the official press photos of the model, so it looks pretty authentic. 2015 Opel Corsa OPC will be powered by a 1.6 liter SIDI direct-injection turbocharged petrol engine with 200HP (147 kW) and 300Nm (221 lb-ft) of torque. The engine is taken from

2014 vauxhall astra gtc gets new diesel engine

2014 Vauxhall Astra GTC Gets New Diesel Engine

2014 Vauxhall Astra GTC will be more powerful on the road thanks to its new and refined 1.6 CDTi ‘Whisper Diesel’ engine. The Astra GTC is the latest model which will take the advantage of getting the more economical new unit, which was at first introduced in the Astra, Meriva and Zafira Tourer. In fact, Vauxhall has announced that due to the introduction of this powerplant, there will be a cessation of the 1.7 CDTi. Precisely, the ‘Whisper Diesel’ engine produces 136 horsepower (100 kW) and 320 Nm (236

vauxhall reveals fourth-generation corsa

Vauxhall Reveals Fourth-Generation Corsa

2015 Vauxhall Corsa is the fourth-generation of the famous model which has been just revealed. The company has also announced that the new Corsa will reach production later this year. It will offer enhanced driveability, efficiency, comfort and practicality, and will be perfect for urban driving due to its compact exterior dimensions and clever use of cabin space. Although the fourth-gen model is almost identical in length to the current model, it retains its space utilization for occupants. Many changes have been

2014 opel astra gtc 1.6 cdti - 136hp and 320nm

2014 Opel Astra GTC 1.6 CDTI - 136HP and 320Nm

Opel is now offering the new Astra GTC with the updated 1.6 liter CDTI diesel engine. It ensures a powerful and clean drive in the sporty compact coupe. The model is currently available on the market and priced from €24,390 (including VAT). The 1.6 liter CDTI diesel replaces the 1.7 liter unit. The new power unit delivers more power (+7 HP and 20Nm) and boasts lower fuel consumption. The 1.6 liter CDTI produces 136HP (100 kW) and 320Nm (236 lb-ft) of torque. 0-100 km/h in 10.2 seconds and a top speed of 19

2014 ford fiesta red and black editions - 1.0 liter ecoboost

2014 Ford Fiesta Red and Black Editions - 1.0 liter EcoBoost

Ford has presented the Red and Black Editions for the new Fiesta coming with a more powerful and efficient 1.0 liter EcoBoost engine than ever. Both models will be available to order now and first deliveries will commence in September. “These two new Fiestas make an unquestionably bold statement on the road and will give drivers an equally distinctive experience behind the wheel with a sportier version of our 1.0-litre EcoBoost and enhan

mädchen & motoren opel gt

Mädchen & Motoren Opel GT

Mädchen & Motoren Opel GT is a project which celebrates the tenth anniversary of the tuning company. The used Opel GT is a production model from 2008 and has been refined with the help of the experts at Cam Shaft, who have made a perfect foliation on the body. At first, the body shell was entirely stripped and all elements which were considered unnecessary were removed. This allowed a widening of the body on both sides by 8 cm. The weight of the car was reduced to 1.150 kg due to the use

vauxhall goes to rio with astra copacabana

Vauxhall Goes To Rio With Astra Copacabana

Just like the MINI Paceman GoalCooper, Vauxhall has just unveiled the new Astra Copacabana that celebrates this year’s FIFA World Cup. It has the Brazilian flag on its roof, while palm trees, dancing lines and silhouette of football players all along its doors. The vehicle is based on Astra GTC and under its bonnet has the 1.6 Turbo litre engine, which offers more drama due to the capability of 200 horsepower (147 kW). The car needs only 2.6 seconds to cover the accelerations sprint from 0 to 60mph. Inside,

2014 opel vivaro

2014 Opel Vivaro

Opel has unveiled the facelifted 2014 Vivaro, which will cross swords with the 2014 Renault Trafic also announced today. 2014 Opel Vivaro comes with a lot of styling improvements and a new engine. The exterior boasts a big front grille flanked by restyled headlights, gloss black mouldings and chrome accents. There will be three trim levels and customers will be able to choose from two lengths and two roof heights. In other words, the possibilities are exceptional, because you can create t

2015 opel astra opc extreme [video]

2015 Opel Astra OPC Extreme [video]

Opel has released a promotional video clip for the all-new Astra OPC Extreme. The super powerful hot hatchback comes with extreme aerodynamics package and a lot of power under the hood. The radical Astra is actually going into production sometime in next year. Some of the highlights include a carbon fiber hood, roof and wheels. There are also sport front seats, a safety rollcage and a carbon fiber-reinforced steering wheel and Schroth 6-point safety belts. The 2.0 liter turbocharged ga

2014 opel astra 1.6 cdti - price £17,635

2014 Opel Astra 1.6 CDTi - Price £17,635

2014 Opel Astra 1.6 CDTi is now available with pricing starting from £17,635 for the 110HP ecoFLEX model. The super-smooth and super-quiet new generation engine boasts an impressive 76.3 mpg UK and CO2 emission of just 97 g/km. It also complies with EURO 6 regulations and boasts best-in-class low noise and vibration. Jerry Ramsdale, organiser of the Fleet World Fleet Show event, commented:  “We are delighted with the green emphasis at this year’s Show, which has seen many manufacturers keen to show

2014 geneva motor show: opel astra opc extreme

2014 Geneva Motor Show: Opel Astra OPC Extreme

Opel is currently exhibiting the most powerful Astra called OPC Extreme at the 2014 Geneva Motor Show. The twin brother of Vauxhall Astra VXR Extreme comes with the same extremely powerful engine and an aggressive body kit. The 2.0 liter turbocharged gasoline engine produces 300HP (225 kW). It is connected to a 6-speed manual gearbox sending the power to an LSD (limited-slip differential) at the front wheels. 0-100 km/h in 5.9 seconds and a top speed of 250 km/h (155 mph) – electronically limited. There is

opel adam s - 150hp and 220nm

Opel Adam S - 150HP and 220Nm

Opel is going to showcase the range-topping Adam S at the 2014 Geneva Motor Show in few days. The German manufacturer will also exhibit Adam Rocks as well as the super-efficient three-cylinder Adam powered by 1.0 liter ECOTEC Direct Injection Turbo gasoline engine. The Adam S is powered by a 1.4 liter four-cylinder turbocharged petrol with 150HP (110 kW) and 220Nm (162 lb-ft) of torque. This means 0-100 km/h in less than 8.0 seconds and a to pspeed of 220 km/h (137 mph). The engine is con