The three-door Opel Astra J GTC hatchback got a new 1.6-liter petrol engine capacity of Ecotec Turbo 199 hp (300 Nm), which came to replace the 170-horsepower (300 Nm) motor SIDI similar volume. This became the most powerful engine in the line, except for the 280-strong two-liter turbo engine, mounted on a top-end modification of the Opel Astra J OPC. Combined engine mated to a 6-speed manual gearbox, while the previous version was offered exclusively dedicated six machine. It is this fact that the cost of 199-strong hatchback (from $29,100) proved to be $770. lower version with an engine of 170 hp Additional returns allowed time to throw 1.3 seconds to sprint from 0 to 100 km/h – this Opel Astra GTC makes it in 7.9 sec., But did not specify the maximum speed. Fuel consumption in the combined cycle was reduced from 6.8 to 6.6 liters per hundred.