2012 Opel Insignia review and pictures

Posted on Wednesday, 10 August 2011 , 11:08:52 byEmil

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Opel Insignia

Opel Insignia is a very appreciated car, thing proved by the fact that it has over 50 awards and the title "Car of the Year".
It has a 1.4 turbo ecoFLEX gasoline engine with a 103/kW/140 hp power. It features a sex-speed manual-transmission, Start/Stop technology, power steering and aerodynamic underbody paneling, and it is very economical.
The sedan has a fuel consumption of only 5.7 litres/100 km and CO2 emissions that start at 45g and go up to 134g/km. It can go from 0 to 100 km/h in 10.9 seconds, and its maximum speed is 205 km/h.
The new model features a two-liter turbo with direct injection and 4x4 all-wheel drive. Its engine generates an output of 185 kW/250 and 400 Nm is its maximum torque. For this new model the fuel consumption and the CO2 emissions are lower. You can drive it 100 km with only 8,4 l and with 197 g/km CO2 emissions. The Start/Stop system can reduce it at 7.6 l/100 km and 179g/km respectively.
The car can feature a Navi 600 system or a Navi 900 Europa one, which are better than the previous ones.
The 2012 model also has a front camera that activates automatically from 40km/h.
The comfort and the elegance of this car are provided by the Nappa leather, with a finish called "Indian Night".