2014 Vauxhall Insignia

The 2014 Vauxhall Insignia has experienced some changes from its previous models. Fortunately the styling changes are subtle, given the vehicles already popular look. More good news lies in the fact that the car is now more eco-friendly and costs less.

Deliveries are expected to start in October. The vehicle will be available in three body styles, a hatchback, 4-door sedan and Sports Tourer Estate.2014-Vauxhall-Insignia-keep-going A

Specifications

General Info
Vehicle Type: Hatchback Base Price: £18,050
Fuel Tank Capacity: 18.5 gals (70 L) MPG: 28 city / 39 hwy
Dimensions
Length: 190.2 in. (483 cm) Wheel Base: 107.8 in. (273.7 cm)
Height: 59 in. (149.8 cm) Width: 73.1 in. (185.6 cm)
Curb Weight: NA Maximum Seating: 5 people
Performance
Engine: 4 Cylinder VVT Displacement: 1796 cc
Horsepower: 138 HP Max RPM: 6300 RPM
Torque: 130 lb-ft @ 3800 rpm Transmission: 6-Speed Manual

Engine & Performance

There are 4 engine options available on the 2014 Insignia. The most economical is the 2.0 liter, 118 horsepower CDTi ecoFLEX, stop/start manual. This engine delivers an amazing 76 mpg with a minimal CO2 emission.

If you prefer a little more power there are also a 1.6 liter, 168 horsepower SIDI and a 2.0L turbo generating 246 horsepower.

The 2.0L turbo is offered in 4 wheel drive. All the engines can be mated with either a 6 speed manual or automatic transmission. A diesel engine is rated at 192 horsepower is also offered.
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Exterior

The new Vauxhall Insignia displays a sportier look as a result of it sitting slightly lower to the ground. A keyless entry function is available as an option.

Up front there is a wider chrome grille complemented by redesigned headlamps. The rear is fancier than its predecessor's with thinner taillights.

In the past, the Vauxhall Insignia came with a whopping 14 trim levels. Thankfully, this has been trimmed to 8 in 2014. The basic configuration is called "Design" with the top choice being the "Elite".

Interior

No matter how you gain entry, once inside, you will find a redesigned dashboard including easy to access controls and a new leather steering wheel. Not one, but two, 8 inch displays are offered. One is an infotainment screen, while the other displays fuel consumption and engine performance information.

Other standard features include climate and cruise controls, door mirrors that are heated and can be adjusted electronically; USB and Bluetooth connectivity is available to go with a digital radio.

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