The series of sporty GSi models is legendary: Above all, the cult mobile Manta. The big name now returns with the Opel Insignia GSi. The athlete can be fired either by a bi-turbo diesel or a turbo gasoline engine.
GSi against GTI - an eternal duel, which probably experienced its peak with the Manta in the mid-1980s. For a long time it was quiet about the sports versions of the Opel series, but now returns with the Opel Insignia GSi a big name. The vehicle can be ordered now. The sedan "Grand Sport" now starts at 45,595 euros. If you want to drive the station wagon "Sports Tourer", you have to top with exactly 1.000 Euro.
The powerful petrol engine accelerates the GSi from 0 to 100 km / h in 7.3 seconds. Only at 250 km / h is sealed off electronically. The engine should be content to 100 kilometers with 8.6 liters. For diesel, this value is even only 7.3 liters / 100 km.
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