Opel Antara is considered as a compact crossover SUV that was first introduced in 2006. Its manufacturer is planning to launch its 2017 Opel Antara shortly. However, this model is expected to get some major changes. Buyers have to wait till its manufacturer reveals the detailed specification. In fact, several sources have dug out some the specifications of its interior and exterior design.
2017 Opel Antara – Exterior and Interior Redesign
Does the current model look outdated? It is unexpectedly true that Opel Antara has lost its spot after its revised 2010 model. With the thought of regaining its stand, the manufacturer is looking for providing significant changes in this new model. The redesign of this model is expected to be the first major change since 2010.
Moreover, it has been reported that 2017 Opel Antara will incorporate all-new platform for better driving experience. It is expected to get the new style to offer the dynamic look. Spectators can see a mesh design on the front grille on which an Opel’s badged will be placed. Headlights will be seen much angular to the hood.
The front bumper will also get several small holes to intake as much air as possible. Its fog lights will be seen beside its front bumper. The lighting system of the vehicle will incorporate LED technology. At its both sides, a slight bump will be running from the front door handles to reach rear door-handles all the way to the taillights. Also, it is expected to get much stronger spring suspension system for better riding in different road conditions.
The 2017 Antara will be enhanced by its interior features. The cabin will look eye-catchy and more attractive. Its seats will be fitted with high-quality leather. The interior will be more spacious and offers greater legroom and headroom. With its improved technological features, it will include automatic climate control system, large touchscreen display and much more.
Passengers will get an ample storage space with its greater and better cargo space. If someone considers the safety features, then it will offer cruise control, anti-collision assist, rearview camera, parking assistance and much more.
2017 Opel Antara – Engine Specs
It is expected that 2017 Opel Antara will come with a powerful engine than its current model. Its current model is equipped with 2.0-liter LGT Econet turbocharged engine. It can produce up to 256 hp and 260 lb-ft. of torque. It is mated to a 6-speed automatic transmission system.
Also, new Opel Antara 2017 will be available either front-wheel drive or all-wheel drive as options. The manufacturer will bring this new model with much reduction in emission along with an improvement in its fuel economy.
2017 Opel Antara – Price and Release Date
Perhaps, this model will get many significant changes; it is expected that the price will be greater than its current model. Experts have estimated that its price might go around $20,000 for its base model. Finally, the release date of all-new Opel Antara is not confirmed yet. Enthusiastic buyers have to wait till the automaker announces the actual release date of 2017 Opel Antara.