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Opel Insignia - The vehicle particulars
Insignia means the emblem and Opel Insignia is a complete family car produced by Opel (German Automaker). The production initially started in the year 2008. It replaced Signum and Vectra. The vehicle has different names, in China it is called as Buick Regal and also in North America. The vehicle initially was supposed to have marketed as Chevrolet Vectra in Chile but now it is sold as Opel Insignia.
Insignia first showed up in Australia in the year 2012 with the tag of an Opel, though after some years the brand withdrew from market. The vehicle is produced in Russelsheim, the Opel plan in Germany.
Specifications of Opel Insignia
In the year 2013, a new series of engines came into existence, some were existing, some were brand new and few tweaked. Familier diesel engines include CDTI ecoFLEX (2.0 CDTI) with output of 120, 140, 160 PS and present one with BiTurbo (195 PS). There also exists an engine that is non ecoFLEX (130 PS) along with the automatic transmission. Petrol engines consist of 1.4 Turbo as well as 1.8 and also the latest 1.6 SIDI turbo engines presented in Cascada with 2.0 SIDI Turbo.
The engines have manual gearbox with six speeds automatic as a choice on either 1.6 or 2.0 turbo engines that run on petrol and with 2.0 CDTI (163 and 195 PS) diesel run engines. Both petrol as well as diesel engines have start and stop systems with exceptions in 2.0 CDTI (130 PS).
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Technical Characteristics of Opel Insignia
Technical Characteristics of 2011 Opel Insignia OPC Sports Tourer Unlimited produced by Opel (DE).
|Body Type||Estate (station wagon; shooting brake) 5 doors / 5 seats|
|Front Track||1585 mm|
|Rear Track||1587 mm|
|Fuel Capacity||70 liters|
|Drive Wheels||All wheel drive|
|Steering||rack & pinion PAS|
|Fuel Supply System||Bosch Motronic fuel injection|
|Max Power||326HP (239 kW) @ 5250 rpm|
|Max Torque||435Nm @ 5250 rpm|
|CO2 Emissions||255 g/Km|
|Cam Design||DOHC - Double Overhead Camshaft (per bank)|
|Valves per cylinder||4|
|Standard Wheels||8?J x 19 / 8?J x 19|
|Standard Tyres||245/40 R 19 / 245/40 R 19|
|Transmission||6 speed manual|
|Number of gears||6|
|Acceleration 0-100 Km/h||6.3 seconds|
|Acceleration 80-120 Km/h||n/a|