Vauxhall Astra & Astra Sports Tourer get BiTurbo diesel

Photo of red Vauxhall Astra BiTurbo

Vauxhall has decided to bolt their BiTurbo diesel engine in to the Astra Hatch and the Astra Sports Tourer. Vauxhall revealed last month that the Astra GTC was getting the frugal but lively 2.0 litre CDTi BiTurbo engine, offering a tempting combination of 53mpg official economy and sub 8 second 0-62mph performance. With levels of […]

New Vauxhall Astra VXR (2012) revealed

Vauxhall Astra VXR (2012)

The new Vauxhall Astra VXR has been revealed ahead of its 2012 launch. It gets 277bhp from its 2.0 litre four pot turbo. We’ve been expecting news of the new 2012 Vauxhall Astra VXR for a while, especially as Vauxhall intend launching the hot Astra in 2012. And now we have a little more on […]

Vauxhall Astra GTC 2011 / 2012 revealed

3-door Vauxhall Astra GTC will launch at Frankfurt 2011

Vauxhall has revealed the first photo of the 3-door Vauxhall Astra GTC. Full reveal is on 7th June and the public debut is at the Frankfurt Motor Show in September. Actually, we’re not sure we should really have called this a reveal of the new Vauxhall Astra GTC. It’s more the reveal of the production version of […]