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1st August, 2012

  • Corsa 1.4 petrol 3 and 5 door starting from just $16,490*
  • Astra Hatch and Sports Tourer all-turbo line-up in 1.4, 1.6 petrol and 2.0 diesel from $23,990*
  • Astra GTC, available in turbo-charged 1.4 and 1.6 from $28,990*
  • Insignia offered in turbo petrol and turbo diesel, sedan and Sports Tourer, from $38,490*

Opel Australia today announced pricing and specification for the entire Opel launch line-up, offering German engineering and design to Australians at an accessible price.

With engines ranging from 1.4 naturally – aspirated Corsa models, to the all-turbo line-up of petrol and diesel Astra and Insignia variants, Opel Australia offers a new alternative for many driver. Innovations abound, with AGR certified seats, AFL+ advanced lighting system, FlexRide adaptive chassis control and many other optionally available technologies across the range.

With 150 years of history behind them in Europe, Opel are ready to now carve out their own piece of history locally.  Opel vehicles will go on sale through the 17 dedicated Opel dealerships across Australia in September.

Opel Corsa

Available in both a 3-door and 5-door, the 1.4 Corsa offers driving fun and safety. The 3-door Colour Edition is the most stylish member of the Corsa range, and allows customers to select their preferred colour from Flaming Yellow, Magma Red, Casablanca White and Carbon Flash Black to wed with glossy black roof and mirror caps. Also available is the option of sport suspension and 17-inch gloss black alloys.

Offering 5 star EuroNCAP safety, a maximum of 1,100 litres of load capacity on 5-door model, the option of AFL forward lighting system, and sporty steering and handling, the Opel Corsa fits into the light car class.

Opel Astra

Available in Hatch and Sports Tourer body-styles, the Astra is back, and better than ever. Former versions of the Astra, in several generations, have been sold in Australia with the Holden badge as an brand identifier. Its silhouette and details give the car a fresh, sporty appearance, and a steeply-raked windshield and falling rear roofline, adding visual attraction to the traditional hatchback and wagon formats.

Three turbo-charged engines are on offer across the Astra range. The entry point to the Astra range, the Astra 5-door Hatch offered in manual and automatic transmission in both a 1.4 T petrol engine, plus 2.0T Diesel.

Generously appointed, the Astra Select 5- door Hatch similarly offers manual and automatic transmissions across both a 1.6 T petrol engine, plus 2.0T Diesel.

Topping the Astra range is the Astra Sports 5-Door Hatch, available in 1.6T manual and automatic.

Innovations such as FlexRide adaptive chassis control to select the preferred driver mode, AGR accredited seats and AFL+ Advanced Forward Lighting are available, meaning customers can access sophisticated technologies more often matched to the premium segment, but at an accessible price point.

The clever combination of McPherson strut forward chassis with Watts’ link rear axle means dynamic and agile cornering, whilst never compromising on driving comfort.

With standard inclusions such as USB/iPod®  connectivity with voice control, 16-inch (entry Astra) 17-inch (Select Models) and 18-inch alloys (on Sports models), electric power steering and cruise control, to name only a few of the many, the Opel Astra has never before offered such a sleek and agile package, offering so much value.

Opel Astra GTC

Offering stunning design with dramatic proportions and exquisite surfacing, but still perfect for everyday use and packed with innovative technologies, the Astra GTC is apealling.

Engine variants on offer include 1.4T manual and automatic, plus manual 1.6T, the GTC dishes up a premium front axle lay-out with HiPerStrut – High Performance Strut – that ideally combines with the clever Watt’s link rear axle to provide unmatched stability and the sharpest driving precision. Such sophisticated front axle architecture is usually only found in high-performance vehicles, but thanks to the GTC, is now available more broadly.

Opel’s intelligent, fully-adaptive FlexRide chassis control system, optionally available on the Astra GTC Sport, enhances driving stability with better cornering behaviour and steering response, by automatically adapting to road conditions, cornering speed, vehicle movements and individual driving style. In addition, FlexRide offers three different settings, enabling a change to the car’s character on demand by the push of a button: drivers can choose between the balanced Standard mode, the comfort-oriented Tour mode or the more dynamic Sport mode.

Add to this technologies such as Start/Stop, Adaptive Forward Lighting system, six-speed transmissions, premium infotainment systems and standard features such as LED ambient lighting in roof and centre consoles and doors, power mirrors, illuminated sunshades and air-conditioning (dual-zone climate control and front heat seating standard on the Astra GTC Sport) and it’s easy to see why the Astra GTC stands apart from the crowd as an attainable sporty car.

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Opel Insignia

German designed, engineered and built, highly specified with innovations and comforts as standard, and priced from $38,490* for 2.0T petrol sedan, and $39,990* for the 2.0T Diesel the Insignia represents the pinnacle of all things Opel, in one elegant package.

With generous standard specification on both the standard and Select models, the standard Insignia comes equipped with creature comforts such as front seat heating, dual-zone climate control, auto headlamps, seven premium speakers, USB input with iPod®  connectivity, leather steering wheel and striking 17-inch alloy wheels. Additions such as Satellite Navigation and 18-inch alloy wheels are similarly priced to please, at just $1,500 and $500 respectively.

The Select models offer even more standard inclusions, such as a 7-inch colour information display, LED daytime running lamps and bi-xenon headlamps, plus the innovative AFL+ lighting system, satellite navigation, front seat ventilation, and sporty enhancements including 19-inch alloy wheels, sports leather steering wheel and  sports alloy pedals. Segment-leading AGR accredited seats are also standard on this luxurious model.

With over half a million vehicles sold since its debut in 2008 the Insignia is now ready to win favour with motorists on Australian soil.

Australian Specification and Pricing*

Opel Corsa Range

Corsa  1.4 3-Door Hatch


Manual Transmission


Corsa 1.4 Colour Edition 3-Door Hatch


Manual Transmission


Automatic Transmission


Corsa 1.4 Enjoy 5 Door Hatch


Manual Transmission


Automatic Transmission


Opel Astra Range


Astra 5-Door 1.4 Turbo Petrol


Manual Transmission  (available on Hatch only)


Automatic Transmission


Astra 5-Door 2.0D Turbo Diesel


Manual Transmission  (available on Hatch only)


Automatic Transmission


Astra 5-Door 1.4T and 2.0D Options

  • Sports Tourer $2,000 (automatic only)
  • Lux Pack $2,750

Astra Select 5-Door 1.6 Turbo Petrol


Manual Transmission  (available on Hatch only)


Automatic Transmission


Astra Select 5-Door 2.0D Diesel


Manual Transmission  (available on Hatch only)


Automatic Transmission


Astra Hatch Select 1.6T and 2.0D T Option Packages

  • Sports Tourer $2,000 (automatic only)
  • Navi Pack $1,250 (comprising Satellite Navigation, 7-inch colour information display and premium 7 speaker audio)
  • Leather Sports Seats Pack $2,500 (comprising Leather trimmed AGR certified sports seats and front seat heating)
  • Prestige Pack $4,500 (comprising the Leather Sports Seats Pack (above) plus the Premium Forward Lighting Pack)

Astra Sport 5-Door Hatch 1.6 Turbo Petrol

Manual Transmission  (available on Hatch only)


Automatic Transmission


Astra Hatch and Tourer Sport 1.6T and Option Packages

  • Premium Forward Lighting Pack $2,000 (comprising Bi-xenon headlamps with daytime running lamps, Adaptive Forward Lighting, high-pressure headlamp washers)
  • Flexride Adaptive Chassis system $2,000
  • 19-inch Alloys $1,000

Opel Astra GTC


Astra GTC 1.4 Turbo


Manual Transmission


Automatic Transmission


Astra GTC Option packages

  • Leather Pack MLP $2,500 (includes leather AGR accredited sports seats, front seat heating, rear seat comfort pack)
  • Navigation Pack $1,250 (includes satellite navigation, 7-inch information display, premium speakers)

Astra GTC Sport 1.6 Turbo 


Manual Transmission


Astra GTC Sport Options:

  • Premium Forward Lighting Pack $2,000 (includes Xenons, LED DRLs, AFL, auto-high beam)
  • Flexride chassis control system $2,000 (Adaptive chassis response control)
  • 20-inch wheels $1,000

Opel Insignia


Insignia 2.0T Petrol Sedan and Sports Tourer



Sports Tourer


Insignia 2.0T Diesel Sedan and Sports Tourer



Sports Tourer


Insignia Options:

  • Satellite Navigation $1,500
  • 18-inch Alloy wheels $500

Insignia 2.0T Petrol Select Sedan and Sports Tourer



Sports Tourer


Insignia 2.0T Diesel Select Sedan and Sports Tourer



Sports Tourer


NOTE: * Manufacturer's List Price (MLP) excludes dealer delivery fees and the numerous statutory charges (commonly known as on-road costs). Additionally, please note that all prices, fees and charges are subject to change without notice, as are the specifications.
Errors and omissions excepted (words and prices).


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