2014 Vauxhall Astra – The 2014 Vauxhall Astra came out with quite an attractive look. It will be offered in eleven different colors. Among them, probably the most alluring to potential customers are Power Red and Carbon Flash. Furthermore, the standard equipment will include 16-inch alloy wheels, a sportier line and more aggressive headlights. However, the additional equipment will include fog lights, LED daytime running lights and bigger alloy wheels. The inside of this 2014 Vauxhall Astra compact four-wheeler will be furnished with
comfortable seats and a refined dashboard. In all models, there will be inserted as compulsory cruise control and air-conditioning. Nevertheless, the most appealing look will have the GTC version which will be supplied with lowered sports suspension, sports seats and a large panoramic windshield.
Under the hood, the 2014 Vauxhall Astra will be powered by 1.3-liter Diesel 16V engine mated to a manual 5-speed gearbox. It will be able to produce 95 hp and 140 lb-ft of torque. Moreover, there will also be a choice of a 1.4-liter 16V Petrol engine, coupled with the same transmission. It will have ability to develop 100 hp and 96 lb-ft of torque. Other engine options are 1.6-liter Petrol 115 hp and 114 lb-ft of torque, 1.7-liter Diesel with 130 hp and 221 lb-ft of torque, 2.0-liter Diesel with 195 hp and 295 lb-ft of torque.The price of the 2014 Vauxhall Astra will depend on the model and the included equipment. It will range from £16,736 to £21,775. As for the competition, it will fight for predominance with the VW Golf. Anyway, we are sure that it will wake in each user the satisfaction and the passion for everyday driving.
Looking identical to its predecessor, the updated model can be equipped with a new 1.6-liter CDTI engine that develops 136 HP 100 kW and 320 Nm 236 lb-ft of torque. It enables the hatchback to accelerate from 0-100 km/h in 10.3 seconds, hit a top speed of 200 km/h 124 mph and average 3.9 L/100km 60.3 mpg US / 72.4 mpg UK with CO2 emissions of 104 g/km.Inside, there’s a new IntelliLink infotainment system that has a seven-inch touchscreen display. The entry-level system has a CD player and Bluetooth/USB/AUX connectivity, while the range-topping Navi 950 variant boasts European-wide GPS navigation.Last but not least, 2014 Vauxhall Astra customers can order a new Active package that includes LED daytime running lights, Piano Black trim, cloth / leather seats and an entry-level IntelliLink infotainment system.