It has been announced that the all-new British built Vauxhall Astra will be priced from £15,295, which is up to £2,200 lesser than the current model. This new range includes Design, Tech Line, Energy, SRi and Elite. The latter two are also available as Nav versions.
There is also a range of new engines on offer: the 1.0-litre three-cylinder Turbo Start/Stop ecoFLEX model starts from £15,995 and comes with an Easytronic five-speed transmission. At the top of the range sits the 1.6-litre 197bhp which starts at prices from £20,435
in the SRi trim level. The 1.6-litre ‘Whisper Diesel’ Start/Stop ecoFLEX starts from £17,495 and boats economy of up to 91.1mpg.
Despite prices being £150 less than the bottom outgoing model, there’s still plenty of kit on offer.
Design: from £15,295
The design specification gets you 16-inch alloys, LED daytime running lights, air conditioning, a 7-inch colour touchscreen, Bluetooth connectivity, cruise control, steering wheel controls and an IntelliLink audio system.
Tech Line: from £15,995
Customers opting for Tech Line specification benefit from Navi 900 satellite navigation with an 8-inch colour touchscreen with voice recognition as well as a leather steering wheel and adjustable front armrest.
Energy: from £17,295
Energy specification adds 17-inch alloy wheels and heated front leather seats and heated leather steering wheel.
SRi: from £17,895
For an extra £600 over the Energy model, you will get 17-inch alloys, Driving Assistance Pack, OnStar, Sight & Light pack, sports seats and sports switch, a leather steering wheel and front fog lamps. SRi Nav adds the 900 satellite navigation system with 8-inch colour touchscreen and voice recognition
Elite: from £19,315
If you choose to go for the top of the range Elite model, you will get 17-inch multi spoke alloy wheels, leather ergonomic adjustable sports front seats, heated front and rear seats, OnStar, Sight & Light Pack, electronic climate control, front fog lamps, electric folding door mirrors and two rear USB chargers. The Elite Nav is also available which adds the same navigation system.