Vauxhall Astra Envoy 1.6i 5-door Estate Reviews
Product Type: Vauxhall cars
Newest Review: ... really working hard. But it seemed to enjoy hard work, with lively but not fast acceleration, smooth motorway performance and ... more
Customer Vauxhall Astra Envoy 1.6i 5-door Estate Reviews (2)
by - written on 20/03/01, updated on 20/03/01
It may be getting long in the tooth, but a visit to the dentist has improved the Vauxhall Astra 1.4 GLS Main factor is a new engine, with the advanced 16-valve head as used in the Corsa and Tigra. Easy-revving, smooth and quiet, it brings the old-timer bang up to date and puts it on par with more modern models in many respects. According to Vauxhall, acceleration from 0-60 takes 12 seconds and top speed is 110 mph. The liveliness of the engine is complemented by a light clutch and positive but easy 5-speed gear change with a good choice of ratios. The brakes are adequate for their job but the power steering is above expectations for a small family hatchback, ... Read the complete review
by - written on 09/09/00, updated on 09/09/00
we aquired our astra in march 2000. we were lucky to get the new 2000 model, which came with electric windows as standard , but unfortunately only in the front. we have had no teething troubles at all , and on the whole we have been very pleased with it. although vauxhall have made good use of space , it is still a small car , and leg room and storage space are not great. i also keep getting the tip of my shoe caught when using the pedals. a very annoying thing about the astra is that the cassette does not have auto- reverse. this may seem like a petty complaint if you do not listen to alot of tapes , but it really is very distracting having to ... Read the complete review
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