2022 Opel Astra Switches to Hybrid Drivetrain for the First Time

The all-new Opel Astra features original styling, hybrid technology, and a more spacious interior.

About six years have passed since the debut of the outgoing Astra. The new model has come during massive electrification. From the very start of sales, the 2022 Opel Astra will be available as a plug-in hybrid.

As for its appearance, Opel, certainly, uses its new design code – Vizor for its most popular model. The latest Opel Grandland, Mokka, Crossland have already been made in this style.

  • 2021 Opel Crossland photo
  • 2021 Opel Mokka photo
  • 2022 Opel Grandland photo

The engine range includes efficient gasoline and diesel engines from 110 to 225 horsepower, in addition to the PHEV variant. They come with a six-speed gearbox as standard. An eight-speed automatic transmission is optional for more powerful engines.

In addition, the new 2022 Opel Astra receives a fully digital Pure Panel, Intelli-Lux LED lighting, various automated driver assistance systems to improve safety and comfort, and ergonomic seats.

As for dimensions, the new Astra is similar to its predecessor, except for the larger wheelbase and roomier interior.

Opel will open order books for the new Astra this fall. Customer deliveries will begin early next year.

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