Parts & Specs

Opel / Vauxhall Astra 1.7 DTi Diamond 5-door hatchback

Years of Production: 1999 2000 

Technical Specifications

Below the bonnet of this British vehicle lies the 4-Cylinder 1.7 Diesel Engine. Because of its turbocharger this engine outputs a reliable 75 bhp. This 5-door hatchback is outfitted with a 5-speed manual transmission and can reach a maximum speed of 106 mph.

Engine Specifications and Gearbox

Displacement 1,686 cc
Cylinders 4
Valves 16V DOHC (4 valves per cylinder)
Turbo Yes
Torque 165 Nm → 122 lb-ft (1,800 rpm)
Power Output 75 bhp (4,400 rpm)
Kilowatts 54 kW
Gearbox 5-speed Manual

Performance and Economy

Estimated New Price In:
1999 2000 
USD 16241 approx.
EUR 18046 approx.
Energy Label D
CO2 Emissions 130 g/km
Top Speed 106 mph (170 km/h)
Acceleration 0-60 mph 14.50 sec.
Average Mileage 59 mpg
Highway Mileage 71 mpg
City Mileage 46 mpg

Opel / Vauxhall Astra 1.7 DTi Diamond 1999 — Details / Further Information

According to Opel / Vauxhall, on average, the Opel / Vauxhall Astra 1.7 DTi Diamond has a range of somewhere near 673 miles on a full tank of Diesel.


Length 4.110 m
Width 1.709 m
Height 1.425 m
Kerb Weight 1,180 kg
Fuel Tank Capacity 52 litres (11 gallons)
Min. Luggage Capacity 370 litres
Max. Luggage Capacity 1,180 litres


Wheelbase 2.606 m
Carrying Capacity 545 kg
Tyre and rim size 185/65R15
Tyre Speed Rating R
Turning Circle 10.10 m
Braked Towing Weight 1,150 kg
Unbraked Towing Weight 600 kg
Drivetrain Front-wheel Drive

Opel / Vauxhall Astra 1.7 DTi Diamond — Accessories


ABS System Yes
Driver Airbag Yes
Passenger Airbag Optional
Head/Curtain Airbags No
Traction Control System No


Power Windows Front Yes
Power Windows Rear Optional
Airconditioning Yes
Automatic Climate Control No
Cruise Control Optional
Power Steering Yes
Parking Sensor Rear No
Central Locking System Yes

Interior and Exterior Features/Options


Height Adjustable Steering-wheel Yes
Built-in Satnav GPS Optional
Heated Seats Yes
Leather Upholstery No
Front Armrest No
Tachometer Yes
Board Computer Optional


Alloy Wheels Yes
Xenon Lights No
Fog Lights Optional
Metallic Paint Optional
Electrically Operated Mirrors Yes
Rain Sensor No