The car industry is enjoying a boost of late with many new and exciting releases lining up the ranks. It has been an eventful year for petrol heads as many cars have been announced and a flurry of latest updates and upgrades has come along with it. That said many of these announced vehicles are just rumors that are yet to be officially confirmed, while many others have been confirmed by trusted sources, though unofficially. One such car, which has been spotted by spy photos, is the 2018 Opel Insignia.
Opel Insignia is a very popular family car which has had a short but successful past. Launched in 2008, this product was preceded by Opel Vectra and Opel Omega. Still going strong, with a lot to deliver, Opel Insignia is back with it latest version which would probably be a 2018 build. Coming to the car itself, Insignia falls in the category of a compact crossover estate tourer. Overall, it looks quite ripped and this new version is expected to build more on that.
2018 Opel Insignia – Body Styles Available
Opel makes three types of body styling for their Insignia. These are:
- Four door sedan
- Five door estate
- Five doors crossover estate
This car is built upon the Epsilon II XX platform which is the same one as that available on board Chevrolet Malibu.
2018 Opel Insignia – Design
The cockpit also expected to receive a new designing and look. Controls inside the cockpit of 2018 Opel Insignia are going to be simplified in all manners possible. With increasing concerns regarding safety and security due to numerous cases of accidents and mishaps, strengthening the car under these circumstances has been a primary motivator for the makers.
This 2018 Insignia also comes equipped with driver assistance which will have camera support. There will be complete full speed cruise control. Other features include imminent collision braking, lane changing assistance, blind spot monitoring, rearview camera and rear cross traffic alert.
There is an advanced infotainment system running inside this car. Also, this four-way infotainment system which is stored inside an eight-inch touch screen panel has a plethora of features. But these features are very simple and easy to understand and used. There will be a touchpad in the center console of 2018 Opel Insignia. There will also be voice activated commands support, radar, steering wheel mounted controls, etc.
The 2018 Insignia is going to be heavily upgraded in its looks. Although spy shots did not reveal much of the design as the car was entirely covered up in camouflage, one cannot help but notice the sleek stance of it. There are numerous curves on the car’s body which give a very good signal indeed about the designing.
2018 Opel Insignia – Engine Output
The 2018 Opel Insignia comes with three options of engines to choose from:
- I diesel engine which can produce 81 kWh of power.
- 2.0-liter turbocharged diesel engine with 140 hp.
- An LPG engine with 325 hp.
6-speed automatic transmission has been provided. As for mileage, every 100 km requires 3.2 liters of fuel.
2018 Opel Insignia – Price
Waiting has to be done for further information till this car officially releases as there is no information regarding what type of engine Opel Insignia would be having.
Nothing can be said about prices of Opel Insignia 2018 at this moment due to lack of sufficient information. Everything is quite hushed up and no sources are leaking significant information.