2013 Opel Insignia OPC to debut at Frankfurt review and pictures

Posted on Monday, 19 August 2013 , 00:08:11 byEmil

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Opel Insignia OPC to debut at Frankfurt

We will have the opportunity to see the new Opel Insignia at the 2013 edition of the Frankfurt International Motor show that will take place next month. The carmaker is now offering innovative technology and great power train. The model comes with ultra-efficient direct injection engines like for example two new turbo gasoline units and a new turbo diesel capable of reaching a 99 g / km Co3 emission level. So that you know, the 2.0-liter CDTI is the most fuel efficient diesel car in its class which managed to obtain the German A+ energy efficiency label. This engine is capable of generating 120 horsepower and 140 horsepower.

There are four and five-door models with a 6-speed manual transmission with a Start /Stop consume of only 3.7-liters of fuel per 100 km over the combined cycle. The top of the range is a 2.0-liter BiTurbo CDTI capable of generating 195 horsepower and 400 Nm of torque. Thanks to the two turbochargers the Opel Insignia OPC models has a fast throttle response and a seamless power delivery. The bi-turbo sedan comes with a 6-speed transmission that enables the car to accelerate from 0 to 100 km/h in 8.7 seconds and to reach a top speed of 230 km/h. in terms of fuel consumption, please know that the new Insignia is capable of using 4.7 liters per 100 km. The new Opel Insignia is also available with adaptive all-wheel drive and a 6-speed automatic transmission.

A next option in terms of power train we have a 2.0-liter SIDI turbo with 250 horsepower output and 400 Nm of torque. There is also a 1.6-liter SIDI turbo with 170 horsepower and 260 Nm of torque. The driver can select between 3 driving modes: standard, Tour and also Sport for a more direct, sporty driving experience. This is all for the moment, but do not go very far.