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Opel Zafira 1.6 CNG Turbo: Aboriginal Turbo-charged CNG Van
# Outstanding active dynamics with 150 hp# Low CO2 emissions because of accustomed gas fuel# Aerial adaptability acknowledgment to Flex7 bench system
Rüsselsheim. The best able accustomed gas-propelled agent premieres in December back Opel presents its aboriginal Compressed Accustomed Gas bunched van with a turbo-charger at the Bologna motor appearance (December 5 to 14, 2008).
The new Zafira 1.6 CNG Turbo has an achievement of 150 hp and a top acceleration of 200 km/h but consumes abandoned 5.3 kg of accustomed gas per 100 km in the MVEG cycle, abounding aloof 144 g/km of CO2. That agency 60 percent added application for a aberration of abandoned 6 grams in emissions than the artlessly aspirated model. The new Zafira 1.6 CNG Turbo will ability markets starting in January 2009.
With this latest model, Opel already afresh offers eco-friendly active after compromising performance. Nor does active a seven-seater accept to be expensive. CNG is a apple-pie ammunition that is bargain to drive: Abandoned 5.3 euros per 100 kilometers in Germany.
On average, the amount of active 100 kilometers with a CNG agent is almost 50 percent lower than a commensurable car active on petrol. The amount of active CNG will additionally abide bargain in the long-run, compared with added fuels because abounding European governments are committed to added advance CNG cartage through tax abutment systems.
In 2001 Opel pioneered the CNG propulsion with the avant-garde monovalentplus technology, in which the motor is optimized to primarily accomplish on accustomed gas, but could additionally run on gasoline. The Zafira CNG Turbo 1.6-liter agent is advised to run on either accustomed gas, bio-methane or any admixture of the two. The assemblage is provided with appropriate pistons, valves and valve seats, added abstracted bang systems for accustomed gas and gasoline. In gas approach alone, the agent can drive up to 370 km, while the 14-liter assets gasoline catchbasin provides an added ambit of 150 km for best flexibility. A best torque of 210 Nm at abandoned 2.300 rpm will ensure affluence of ability in all situations.
Thanks to the intelligently advised underfloor adjustment of the four gas tanks about the rear axle, the Zafira’s autogenous absolutely retains all its advantages in agreement of airheadedness and space. Like its sister models, the 1.6 CNG Turbo boasts the different Flex7 basement system, enabling the autogenous to be bound adapted from a seven-seater to a two-seater after any complicated action of removing the seats.
CNG is one of abounding another propulsion strategies actuality pursued by Opel and its ancestor aggregation General Motors as allotment of a added move to abate CO2 emissions and alter apple ammunition supplies.
More than 75,000 accustomed gas-propelled cartage accept been awash on the bristles better CNG markets (Germany, Italy, Sweden, Austria and Switzerland) in Europe in the aboriginal nine months of this year – about as abounding as in all of 2007, in which 82,000 CNG cartage were sold. In total, Opel has congenital added than 58,000 accustomed gas vehicles, authoritative the cast the additional better ambassador of CNG models in Europe.
Some 26 percent of all CNG cartage registered in Europe the aboriginal nine months of this year are bunched vans. Opel expects its allotment in that bazaar to access because the turbo alternative is geared not abandoned to abandoned buyers, but auto and bartering fleets as well.
At present, Opel’s CNG archetypal ambit includes the Zafira 1.6 CNG ecoFLEX with 94 hp and the Combo 1.6 CNG ecoFLEX additionally with 94 hp. In Italy, the better distinct bazaar for CNG vehicles, an abnormally aerial cardinal of Zafira CNGs are on the road. In 2007 alone, added than 6,600 units of the CNG bunched vans were awash there.