Written on: 04/06/2008 by philsme
They are nice to drive comfy big boot for my sub sound amazing with decent exhaust on you need a capacitior if you have an amp pumping more than 250watts rms I run a 1200wattrms and it nearly turns my head lights off when I have it load. Parts are very easy to find if you go to a breakers. (read more)
Written on: 24/02/2008 by rickastra (1 review written)
I have the Vauxhall Astra 1.8 16v SXi on a 51 plate I love the car nice and nippy really comfy ride, I would tell anyone to get it. It also says my car has cruise control but I can't find it any where if anyone can help? That would be cool. Otherwise I love my car its in black as well. (read more)
Written on: 19/11/2006 by Trev150 (6 reviews written)
Overall this is a great car - I loved it but it just needs a bit more power.
This is the best of the MK4 hatchback range. (read more)
Written on: 12/03/2006 by micma5 (1 review written)
I have had my Astra Twinport Sport on a 54 plate since October, I love it, it's nippy with good handling and easy to drive. The gearbox is a bit notchy but I got used to that. (read more)
Written on: 20/10/2004 by xanderblade (1 review written)
I have a 1999 T reg Vauxhall Astra Sport 16V 1.8 which I find is a very nice car with cheap insurance and its quite economical. The only problems I have found are the squeeky seats and centre console and I also find the gearbox lumpy while cold. I just wonderd if anyone could tell me when they introduced the trip computer as mine does not have this option. It comes with T.C ABS and airbags CD player but no trip computer controls on wiper arm. Im also finding it difficult to find parts as I... (read more)
Written on: 07/12/2002 by Richard.
I first tested a astra coupe with the same engine size and I loved it. However I didn't love the 14000 pound asking price, so I decided to take a sport for a test drive, ok it's not as nice looking as the coupe but once I drove it for the first time I felt attracted to it, and decided to part with 6000 of my hard erned British pounds there on the spot, the first thing I noticed was the low gear power and the breaking power, also the gearing was just about perfect, and the lotus tuned... (read more)
Written on: 08/03/2002 by Rob.
The new Astra (Mk4/G) is an excellent car, the level of equipment is comparable with a luxury car (Cruise control, Trip computer, loads of airbags, CD Changer.....). The car handles like a dream thanks to Lotus and the power is brilliant yet refined. The traction control really helps you get off the mark with minimum tyre bills! Also the speed sensitive power steering gives you the feel of absolute control, no matter what the speed.
HOWEVER, there are a few niggles! Has any one else had any... (read more)