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2019 Opel Astra Facelift Spied Doing Some Towing
2019 Opel Astra Facelift Spied Doing Some Towing

18 Jun 2018, 20:43 UTC · By: Mihnea Radu / The Astra facelift will call upon the might of Peugeot, but fighting the new Focus and Golf will surely be a tough challenge

 
Opel Working on Astra OPC With 300 HP from 1.6-Liter Turbo
Opel Working on Astra OPC With 300 HP from 1.6-Liter Turbo

4 Aug 2017, 12:01 UTC · By: Mihnea Radu / This might or might not happen. After all, the 1.6-liter turbo Astra OPC is a rumor that's been around since 2014, but it all seems too much

 
2017 Holden Astra for Australia Has OPC Line Kit and 200 HP 1.6 Turbo
2017 Holden Astra for Australia Has OPC Line Kit and 200 HP 1.6 Turbo

27 Sep 2016, 22:47 UTC · By: Mihnea Radu / You might not know this, but the Astra is a global car, not a German one. There's even a Buick hatchback built in China for China

 
Vauxhall Is Auctioning Off Top Gear's Reasonably Priced Car, the Astra
Vauxhall Is Auctioning Off Top Gear's Reasonably Priced Car, the Astra

21 Dec 2015, 14:59 UTC · By: Sebastian Toma / Vauxhall has decided to give automotive charity BEN the chance to seriously increase this year's donations. They're auctioning Top Gear's reasonably priced car

 
Opel Is Rumored to Bring Back the GT at the Geneva Motor Show
Opel Is Rumored to Bring Back the GT at the Geneva Motor Show

17 Dec 2015, 13:14 UTC · By: Alexandru Monenciu / The carmaker could return the GT nameplate in its lineup at the Geneva Motor Show. The information has been revealed by Opel’s CEO in a year-in-review video

 
2016 Opel Astra GSi Looks Ready to Take On the VW GTI in These Latest Spyshots
2016 Opel Astra GSi Looks Ready to Take On the VW GTI in These Latest Spyshots

14 Dec 2015, 09:13 UTC · By: Vlad Mitrache / Following the new model's release in September at Frankfurt, Opel is now getting ready to launch a sportier version, but not THE sportiest

 
2015 Opel Astra: We Sit in Opel's New Hatchback, First Contact Suggests Notable Improvements
2015 Opel Astra: We Sit in Opel's New Hatchback, First Contact Suggests Notable Improvements

28 Aug 2015, 15:09 UTC · By: Tudor Rus / We got inside the new 2015 Opel Astra because we wanted to see how much it changed from the previous generation. Here's what we found out

 
Opel Stops Making Old Astra and Zafira "Family"  in Russia
Opel Stops Making Old Astra and Zafira "Family" in Russia

31 Oct 2014, 17:06 UTC · By: Mihnea Radu / It's become a time-honored tradition that some European companies keep their old cars alive and in production, mainly for emerging markets. Renault has the Clio Campus, Audi used to offer the o...

 
Angry Brit Refuses to Be Towed, Jumps Astra off Platform
Angry Brit Refuses to Be Towed, Jumps Astra off Platform

18 Sep 2014, 15:21 UTC · By: Mihnea Radu / Everybody who's been the 'victim' of one of these will attest that having your car towed away is a horrible feeling, comparable to losing a pet… maybe even worse. You're a...

 
2016 Opel Astra Prototypes Spied Testing at the Nurburgring
2016 Opel Astra Prototypes Spied Testing at the Nurburgring

24 Jul 2014, 14:59 UTC · By: Mihnea Radu / German automaker Opel is secretly moving forward with development of the all-new Astra family of compact cars. The 5-door hatchback will be the first one to make its debut, probably a little more th...

 
Spyshots: 2016 Opel Astra Hatch Begins Nurburgring High-Speed Testing
Spyshots: 2016 Opel Astra Hatch Begins Nurburgring High-Speed Testing

25 Jun 2014, 16:42 UTC · By: Mihnea Radu / Compact hatchbacks are the most popular segment in Europe. So by that account, the new Astra is the most important upcoming car for Opel, GM's stricken European division. We've been tracki...

 
Spyshots: 2016 Opel Astra K First Photo
Spyshots: 2016 Opel Astra K First Photo

10 Apr 2014, 13:30 UTC · By: Mihnea Radu / Although covered in heavy camouflage, this hatchback prototype gives us our first clear idea of what to expect from the next generation Opel Astra hatchback. One of the German automaker's most ...

 
Opel Astra OPC in Camo Wrap Looks Tough
Opel Astra OPC in Camo Wrap Looks Tough

20 Mar 2014, 12:55 UTC · By: Mihnea Radu / Honestly, we really have no idea why Opel and Buick have been joined at the hip by GM. One is trying to be young the other acts grownup and has recently taken the masters class in Mandarin. Another ...

 
Geneva-Bound Opel Astra OPC EXTREME Revealed
Geneva-Bound Opel Astra OPC EXTREME Revealed

30 Jan 2014, 13:16 UTC · By: Mihnea Radu / A couple of years ago, Opel launched the Corsa OPC Nurburgring, an extreme version of its smallest hot hatch which had been specially developed for legendary Green Hell. It developed quite a cult fo...

 
Opel Astra Gets New 1.6 CDTI Diesel Engine With 136 HP
Opel Astra Gets New 1.6 CDTI Diesel Engine With 136 HP

11 Nov 2013, 14:16 UTC · By: Mihnea Radu / Whenever we test drive Opel models, we like to get them with turbocharged 1.6-liter petrol engine that come close to 200 hp. But in reality, most people buy either the diesel models or the naturally...

 
Tuned Opel Astra J Is One Radical Uber-Hatch
Tuned Opel Astra J Is One Radical Uber-Hatch

23 Apr 2013, 16:12 UTC · By: Mihnea Radu / It's been a while since we last saw a German tuning project in the true sense of the world, one that leaves you speechless as you look at every change made to the car. This Opel Astra J star...

 
Tuned Vauxhall Astra/Corsa Available to Britons
Tuned Vauxhall Astra/Corsa Available to Britons

21 Nov 2012, 14:06 UTC · By: Bogdan Popa / British tuning company Thorney Motorsport has just unveiled a new series of customized Vauxhall Astra and Corsa VXRs, both of them available in two versions, VXR-S (Sport) and VXR-R (Race). The tune...

 
Vauxhall Offering £500 in Free Fuel With Car Purchases
Vauxhall Offering £500 in Free Fuel With Car Purchases

16 Nov 2012, 14:40 UTC · By: Mihnea Radu / Vauxhall really didn’t have to comission a study for this, but they did, and found that the cost of fuel would influence the purchasing decisions of 73 per cent of drivers when buying a new ve...

 
Spyshots: Opel Astra GTC Facelift with Bigger Grille
Spyshots: Opel Astra GTC Facelift with Bigger Grille

8 Nov 2012, 09:26 UTC · By: Mihnea Radu / We really did think we were done with the Opel Astra Facelift, when these spy photos caught us by surprise. In March, the Astra made its camouflaged appearance in Scandinavia, and we concluded the c...

 
Should GM Give Up on Opel?
Should GM Give Up on Opel?

16 Sep 2012, 16:42 UTC · By: Mihnea Radu / No, of course not, don’t be stupid! And that’s the end of the editorial. Thank you for reading, see you next week!... What’s that boss, I have to elaborate on my opinion and tell p...