Astra Turbo 2000-2004


July 3, 2013 By Mike Lee
Last updated on July 31, 2015
Astra Turbo 888 (2001-2002)
Country
UK
Top Speed (mph)
152
0-60 mph
7.1
0-100 mph
18.3
BHP
187 @5400rpm
Torque lbft
184 @1950rpm
BHP per ton
145
MKG UK/US
31/26
Engine capacity CC/CU
1998/122
Engine type
Straight 4 Fuel Injection
Aspiration
Turbocharged
Compression Ratio
8.8:1
Valve Type/No
DOHC 16
Transmission (manual/auto)
Manual
No of speeds
5
Wheels driven
FWD
Brakes F/R
Disc/Disc
No. of Seats
4/5
Length (in)
168
Width (in)
67.3
Height (in)
54.7
Kerb Weight (lbs)
2840
Additional Info: Just 100 Astra 888’s were built and it has a unique body kit fitted. The 888 is a reference to Triple Eight Race Engineering who prepared the cars. The Astra coupe turbo was built from 2000-2004 and was available with power ranging from 187-197bhp and has a very good chassis and suspension setup. The Astra Turbo engine is also available as a hatchback from 2002-2004. Those looking for a naturally aspirated engine can also get a 145bhp 2.2 litre engine with a 0-60 time of 7.9-8.3 secs.

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