The name Insignia originates from the word Insignia which means coats of arms. Engineers who work on this model are working on a next generation insignia sedan which opposed to the previous ones seems to be bigger in size; big enough to rival some larger models. It is expected to be lighter despite its big size and more dynamic than the current and previous models.
2017 Opel Insignia – External Body Parts and Inner Cosmetic Changes
The exterior design of this new 2017 Opel Insignia is inspired by the earlier 2013 Opel Monza design. It has a body built in fastback style and giant alloy wheels with strong rubber. It is bigger in size in every dimension and after it is released it is expected to match or even be better the VF commodore’s 4946mm in length.
Its body is built using high strength and strong steel with other light-weight materials which see it drop in weight by around 100kgs.Under the steel made bonnet, Opel Insignia is powered by a turbocharged petrol or diesel 4 cylinder engines which are said to feature a 300 kW turbocharged v6 and all- wheel drive system.
In the interior of it, there is a welcoming 8 inches wide touchscreen multifunctional trip computer screen. The dashboard has two large pods which are well placed at an angle with gauges above them and some parts of center console visible.
Front and back side chairs are covered with quality sets making one very comfortable while driving in it. The Opel insignia has also enhanced routing, wireless and USB connection and an added automated air conditioner. It also has a set of speakers well enough to amplify music excellently.
2017 Opel Insignia – Powerful Engine and Performance
In addition, the 2017 Opel Insignia will have both petrol and diesel energy versions. Buyers will have the motor option to choose from. A 2.0-liter SIDI turbo compressor with 4 cylindrical tubes producing a 247 hp energy and 300 pounds-feet of twisting.
Another choice will be a 1.6-liter ECOTEC inline-4 which produces 170 hp and 207 pounds-feet of twisting. The diesel energy motor shall be a 2.0-liter CDTi powertrain comprising of an outcome of 163 hp and 260 lb. feet of twisting.
The most fragile energy motor of the Opel Insignia 2017 will be a 1.4-liter inline-4 with 140 hp. Another 1.6-liter inline04 with 170 hp. Besides them, there are more still, like a 1.8 liter with 140 hp energy and a 250 hp energy with 2.6-liter V6 motor.
The speed of this Insignia 2017 model is amazing, speeding up to 62mph (0- 100 km/hr) in 7 seconds and reaching a top speed of 142mph (230 km/hr). Also, the transmission can be chosen from stick shift with six rates or an automated gearbox with the same variety of rates of speed.
2017 Opel Insignia – Expected Date of Arrival and Price
In conclusion, the 2017 Opel Insignia was to be released in October this year and hopefully. It will be released at the Paris Motor show or in March 2017 in Geneva. Finally, the pricing is expected to run from $ 22,000 for the most basic model. And $ 50,000 for the most expensive. Those are the expected prices of the Opel Insignia 2017.
This is the expected new and hopefully, the best type of 2017 Opel Insignia ever made.