The New generation of the Vauxhall Insignia Grand Sports Sedan 2018 offers outstanding content at an attractive price. All the information on the new car of the German lightning, including size and technical data sheet.
The new Vauxhall Insignia Grand Sport 2018 was officially presented at the Geneva Motor Show 2017, an appointment for the debut of the second generation, radically different in style and technical notes. Project that looks at the premium, stuffed as it is of hi-tech content and care in the realization of interiors.
Compared to the past, the front optical groups that adopt the IntelliLux technology, for example, evolved even compared to what was seen on Vauxhall Astra: In particular, adopt 32 LED elements, able to ensure a coverage of 400 meters with the beam of the beams.
Style and size of the new Vauxhall INSIGNIA GRAND SPORT 2018
With regard to style, the Vauxhall Insignia Grand Sport 2018 is inspired by the lines of the Monza Concept, the sports prototype presented in the 2013 and this is mainly given in the shape of the headlights. The overall design of the sedan is radically different from the generation that replaces, it is already known in the front, where the proportions are very different from those of the first. Insignia Grand Sport has a wheelbase longer than 92 millimeters and greatly reduces the front and rear overhang.
Altogether the dimensions of Vauxhall Insignia Grand Sport 2018 say of a length of 4 meters and 89 cm, widened roadways of 11 millimeters and a reduced height of 29 millimeters. The lower position even for the driving seat, 3 cm further down will give a more synergy feeling with the car.
The extra space in the pitch translates into more centimeters available for passengers, while for luggage you will have from 490 to 1,450 liters in the rear compartment of the sedan. In conjunction with the increased roadways, here is 32 millimeters more at the hips, 23 for shoulders and knees, respectively transverse and longitudinal, together with 8 millimeters more air over the head. Larger and lighter at the same time. The FlexRide frame embellishes the technical data sheet of the Vauxhall Insignia Grand Sport and arrives to guarantee a weight saving of up to 175 kg altogether, of which 60 from the bodywork alone.
New Vauxhall INSIGNIA GRAND SPORT 2018: Technical data with gasoline and DIESEL engines
Thanks to the selector of the driving modes you can vary the response of the shocks, automatic gearbox, and motor, depending on whether you opt for Sport or Tour, alternative to Auto mode, in which the electronics manage the calibration of each parameter according to the information received from the sensors. In Sport mode, the shock absorbers stiffen in the response, increasing the driving precision and reducing the sinking of the muzzle in braking; Steering wheel and accelerator offer a more prompt response, while the automatic gearbox raises the changed regime, as ESP raises the intervention threshold, leaving a wider margin to control the dynamics of the vehicle before the electronics come in. A different approach with the Tour mode, aimed at increasing the comfort of gear, then with more soft ratio changes and shock absorbers that best filter the disconnections. The engine also adopts a different mapping, more attentive to consumption than to pure performance.
In the list, we find gasoline and diesel engines.
Specifically, we have a “content” 1.5 Turbo from 166 horsepower that reaches a maximum speed of 222 kilometers per hour by shooting from 0 to 100 in 8.9 seconds with average consumption around 16.7 km with a liter. The next step is given by a 2.0 Turbo that determines sports skills at the German station wagon given the power of 260 horsepower. Its maximum speed comes to touch the 250 kilometers per hour with a shot from 0 to 100 “burned” in 7.3 seconds.
The diesel compartment also proposes two units: it starts with a 1.6 CDTI from 110 and 136 horsepower, the respective maximum speeds of 205 and 211 kilometers hours with shots from 0 to 100 in 11.6 and 10.5 seconds and consumers of 25 and 23.3 kilometers with one liter. The alternative is the 2 liter CDTI 170 horsepower unit with a click from 0 to 100 made in 8.7 seconds (9.7 for 4 × 4) and maximum speed of 226 km timetables (223 km/h for 4 × 4) and consumptions around 19.2 km with one litre according to Vauxhall (16.1 km/L for 4 × 4).
New Vauxhall INSIGNIA GRAND SPORTS 2018 Prices
Vauxhall Insignia Grand Sport 1.5 Turbo 166 Hp advance 30.300 euros
Vauxhall Insignia Grand Sport 1.5 Turbo 166 Hp Innovation 32.350 Eurp
Vauxhall Insignia 2.0 Turbo Grand Sport 260 Hp Innovation 4 × 4 automatic 41.350 Euro
Vauxhall Insignia Grand Sport 1.6 ecoTec CDTI 110 Hp advance 30.250 euros
Vauxhall Insignia Grand Sport 1.6 ecoTec CDTI 136 Hp advance 31.000 euros
Vauxhall Insignia Grand Sport 1.6 ecoTec CDTI 136 Hp Innovation 33.050 Euro
Vauxhall Insignia 2.0 CDTI 170Hp Grand Sport advance 32.500 euros
Vauxhall Insignia 2.0 CDTI 170Hp Grand Sport Innovation 34.550 Euro
Vauxhall Insignia 2.0 CDTI 170Hp Grand Sport Innovation 4 × 4 37.050 Euro7,050 Euro