Opel Insignia in 2018 : a new petrol engine 1.6 Turbo 200 hp

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The Opel Insignia has received a new 1.6 Turbo in the summer of 2018. It develops a power of 200 hp and a maximum torque of 280 Nm.

The Opel Insignia has been enriched with a new engine to gasoline of 200 hp. Available in the sedan and the station wagon, it is reserved to furnish the most top of the range. Prices start at around 37 000 euros.

The Opel Insignia enriches its range of drives with the arrival of a new petrol engine 1.6 Turbo. Developing a power output of 200 hp and a maximum torque of 280 Nm at only 1,650 rpm, this block can be associated with a 6-speed manual transmission or automatic 8-speed.

The 1.6 Turbo is offered on the sedan and the station wagon Sports Tourer (pictured).

Thus powered, the Insignia 1.6 Turbo displays exciting performance, with a 0 to 100 km/h shot down into the 7.7 s and a top speed of 235 km/h (with manual transmission). According to the new cycle of consumption WLTP, this motor is given for 6.6 l/100 km in the combined cycle. A low fuel consumption which does not allow this version to escape a heavy malus écologique : 1 613 euros for the version with manual transmission, 2 773 € for the automatic version.

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Price Opel Insignia 1.6 Turbo 200

These penalties are in addition to the purchase price to be high, because the Insignia 1.6 Turbo is only available on the version top of the range Elite (LED lights, multimedia system NaviPro 8 inch screen, rearview camera, rims 18 inch, etc.). The range starts as well at 36 950 euros. This new engine is also proposed on the break Insignia Sports Tourer, 1 300 euros more expensive and even more impacted by the penalty (from 2 453 2 940 euros).

  Opel Insignia

Grand Sport Elite
Opel Insignia

Sports Tourer Elite
1.6 Turbo 200 BVM6 36 950 € 38 250 € 1.6 Turbo 200 EAT8 39 350 € 40 650 €

It should be noted that the versions equipped with the automatic transmission will not be delivered before November 2018.

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