The Vauxhall Astra Electric can be bought directly from Vauxhall for around £36000 as standard, excluding any extras and upgrades.
Drivetrain and Performance
The Vauxhall Astra Electric is an all-electric, 5 seater Hatchback with Front and Automatic transmission. It has a top speed of around 106mph and does 0-62 in 8.5 Seconds. It can produce a maximum torque of around 199lb-ft.
Range and Efficiency
The average range you can expect from the Vauxhall Astra Electric on a full charge is around 190 Miles and the energy efficiency is around 267 Watt hours per mile (Wh/mi). Both of these figures were calculated by the Worldwide Harmonised Light Vehicle Test Procedure (WLTP).
The range and efficiency you get from the car will vary considerably, depending on a wide variety of factors such as: Driving style, weather, quality of road, traffic, cargo load, passenger load, tyre pressure, use of creature comforts such as air conditioning, heating, music and use of charge sockets.
Battery and Charging
The Vauxhall Astra Electric has a battery capacity of 54.0kWh, producing a maximum power output of around 115kW.
The fastest possible charge speed that the Vauxhall Astra Electric can utilise from commercial charging stations (DC) is 300mph, whilst the fastest possible charge speed at home using a 7.4Kw charging station (AC) is around 35mph. The amount of power that can be drawn from each charging method equates to 100kW and 11kW respectively.
The Vauxhall Astra Electric uses a Type 2 charging socket, located at the Right Side - Rear of the vehicle.
Dimensions and Luggage Capacity
The Vauxhall Astra Electric measures L4374mm x W1860mm x H1470mm in size and has a gross weight of No DataKg, with an unladen kerbweight of 1700Kg.
It has a wheelbase of L2675mm, with a turning circle of No Datam.
The Vauxhall Astra Electric has a maximum cargo capacity of No DataL and a maximum loading weight of No DataKg.
It can seat up to 5 people, has 5 doors and can carry No DataKg on its roof.