Opel presents the new Astra TCR touring car for the TCR Series. This car is used for international TCR (Touring Car Racing) presentation at the circuit Jules Tacheny in Mettet, Belgium.
The Opel Astra TCR can Compete in short and long distance races in the same technical configuration. This race car is powered by a 2.0 liter turbocharged engine that delivers 330 PS and 420 Nm of torque, more than enough for a vehicle that weighs 2,645lbs.
Incredible machine that combined with a six-speed racing transmission with paddle shifters that sends power to the front wheels. Beside that, this racing car also has a twin-disc sinter metal clutch, with an automated double declutching system creating stability when shifting down.
The braking balance can be felt by the driver, because the race car is equipped with a braking force 378mm brake discs and 6-piston brake calipers at the front combined with 265mm brake discs and 2-piston brake calipers at the back.
The Opel Astra TCR is also equipped with ultra-modern damper technology, and the aerodynamics pack includes an adjustable front splitter and rear spoiler. Opel Astra TCR is the result of cooperation of Opel and Kissling Motorsport from Bad Munstereifel. This car was labeled with a price of € 95,000.