completely new Vauxhall Astra Sports Tourer pricing announced
Source : completely new Vauxhall Astra Sports Tourer pricing announced
Latest Astra Sports Tourer to cost via £16,585, along with will appear in showrooms via March 2016
Pricing for the Vauxhall Astra Sports Tourer has been announced, which at £16,585.
The estate includes air conditioning, cruise control, electric front along with rear windows along with remote central locking as standard on the £16,585 base Design spec, with 16in alloy wheels, black roof rails, chrome window trim along having a rear spoiler also included. Top-spec Elite designs start at £20,605.
The range of engines includes a frugal 1.6-litre diesel engine with stop-start, with claimed figures of 85.6mpg with CO2 emissions of 86g/km while the most punchy 197bhp 1.6-litre petrol engine can be available within the sporty SRi-spec.
Vauxhall promises more Indoor space nevertheless improved upon efficiency along with reduced weight with its completely new Astra Sports Tourer, which made its debut at the Frankfurt motor show in September.
The estate type of the 5-door Astra has the same basic dimensions as the design which replaces, with an overall length of 4702mm along having a width of 1871mm. However, Vauxhall claims which tweaks to the Indoor packaging have freed up yet another 26mm of front head room, 28mm more rear head room along with an extra 80 litres of luggage space. With the rear seats folded down, the Sports Tourer at which point features a capacity of 1630 litres.
The Astra wagon’s load bay gets a 40/20/40 split rear seat as standard along with which can be enhanced further by optional products via the FlexOrganiser range, including side rails, fasteners along with cargo nets. The rear hatch can also be electrically operated along with, as an option, opened along with closed by waving a foot below the rear bumper.
As with the conventional Astra hatchback, the Sports Tourer makes significant weight gains – up to 200kg, within the case of the estate – thanks to a switch to General Motors’ latest D2 platform.
Much of the cabin trim along with fascia design can be carried over via the recently launched Astra – including Vauxhall’s OnStar connectivity package along with an infotainment system which offers Apple’s CarPlay along with Android Auto.
The Astra Sports Tourer can be will appear in showrooms in March.
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