ASTRA VXR

PERFORMANCE

ENGINE & POWER

  • 2-litre (1998cc) 16v ECOTEC 4-cylinder Turbo engine
  • Max. power: 240PS (176kW) @ 5,600rpm
  • Max. torque: 320Nm (236lb-ft) @ 2,400rpm
  • Compression ratio: 8.8:1
  • Bore/stroke: 86.0mm/86.0mm
  • Max. turbo-boost pressure: 1.2 bar
  • Revised inlet and exhaust manifolds
  • Uprated turbocharger and fuel injection system

FUEL ECONOMY

mpg (litres/100km)

  • Urban: 21.7 (13.0)
  • Extra-urban: 40.4 (7.0)
  • Combined: 30.7 (9.2)
  • CO2 emissions: 221 g/km

ACCELERATION & TRANSMISSION

  • 0-60mph in 6.2 seconds
  • Top speed: 152mph
  • Six-speed manual gearbox

SUSPENSION & BRAKES

  • Lowered and uprated VXR sports suspension
  • Front ventilated disc brakes - 321mm diameter
  • Rear disc brakes - 278mm diameter
  • Front brake pad wear warning

WHEELS & TYRES

  • 18-inch six-spoke alloy wheels with 225/40 R18 ultra-low profile tyres
  • 19-inch multi-spoke alloy wheels with anthracite inner including 225/35 R19 ultra-low profile tyres optional at extra cost
  • Car supplied with emergency tyre inflation kit in lieu of spare wheel