Motoring enthusiasts have all reasons to eagerly long for the 2017 Opel Mokka X. This sub-compact Sports Utility vehicle manufactured by Russelheim-based car maker is small in size but its popularity is quite overwhelming> Think of it, the first generation of this car already boasts of more than 600,000 units already bought by informed customers since its debut in the market in 2012. And this is not without reason. The car is stylish, has a superb engine and offers a wide spectrum of state of the art technologies. What does the upcoming model have to offer?
2017 Opel Mokka X – Innovations in the Dashboard, Storage and Safety Features
From the outside, the small 2017 Opel Mokka X SUV is simply elegant. Its wing-shaped horizontal grille at the front gives it a smiling and confident look. You will, of course, notice the characteristic sharp double wing signature of the 2017 Opel Mokka X; the LED running light for daytime use, Of course, the front fascia gives the car a commanding presence on the roads. The rear features yet another double wing signature placed optionally present LED tail lamps.
Get into the SUV and you won’t be disappointed. Compared to its predecessor, this small SUV’s ambience is totally redefined with a new instrument panel with more horizontally oriented elements. Its centre stack is remodelled around 7 and 8-inch full-color touch screens featuring the latest infotainment systems with fewer buttons, in fact, most functions are accessible through its capacity touch screens. The new colour screens namely the 3.5 inch, as well as the 4.2-inch variety, comes with enhanced readability.
This car features the new AFL LED system which adapts the head-lighting function automatically to the actual driving situation to deliver the best lighting without glaring at other motorists.
This car will be supported by all the Opel OnStar services from the time it launches, but this depends on the market, making it one of the best-connected cars in the market.
Count on the Opel’s power and off road grip to handle virtually any kind of terrain with ease. The all-wheel version promises to chew any off road surface with ease.
The SUV small, but that does not mean it you have to leave behind your personal luggage. The rear has enough space to accommodate a number of bags without strain.
2017 Opel Mokka X – Engine and Performance
This 2017 Opel Mokka X comes in three ranges of the engine including gasoline, diesel and LPG engines. Users will have the option to choose between 110 hp and 152 hp between these options. However, at the entry level, this Opel Mokka X 2017 is powered by a 1.6-litre diesel engine generating about 110 to 136 hp. There is the top of the range turbocharged 1.4-liter direct injection producing 152 hp. The trim works through a 6-speed automatic transmission to the very adaptive all-wheel drive setting.
2017 Opel Mokka X – Price and Release Date
Though the actual release date has not yet been officially communicated. Expectations are high that it will see the light of day sometime early in 2017. The official price has not been given yet but it can be expected to be in the range of $28,290. Motoring fans are eager to see how this 2017 Opel Mokka X performs in the face of tight competition from vehicles of its category.