Opel Mokka 2016 has strong chances of gaining leverage on compact SUV segment, a segment that still remains untouched and has only few challengers. But there is no denying in the fact that what Opel has achieved in the last year has been phenomenal. Having drubbed Nissan Juke in sales figures, it became fourth best selling compact or small SUV in European markets and went on extend its streak to capture the second spot in the current year. And now latest spy shots reveal that Mokka’s 2016 has raised the bar for itself by inducting latest of technology and face-lift.
Opel Mokka 2016 – Exterior Changes:
Exteriors for new Opel Mokka compact SUV will have extremely streamlined design and yet it would also have sport a robust look. Lower emission will surely make this compact SUV a vehicle of choice for many buyers. Upfront, this will have typical grille, with slightly enclosed headlights. New addition comes in the form of integrated daytime lights powered by LED technology.
Moving to rear end, tail lights look a bit tweaked and some thought must have been given for improving aerodynamics which explains why this 2016 variant gas wrap around windows. No matter how many changes have been made or noticed, it is pretty clear that Mokka’s 2016 variant has some shades of Opel Astra 2016.
More than refinements it is the interior space for cargo and passenger seat arrangement in Opel Mokka 2016 that makes it a feasible option as compact SUV. As for technological advancements, it has an automatic climate control system and an updated infotainment system. Heated front as well as back seats with glass based sunroof surely makes it one comfortable car to ride on.
Much improved infotainment system features a rear view camera that is connected with centralized infotainment in order to give a glimpse of the rear portion. Pleasantries for every SUV to improve safety in built navigation system, electronic stability mechanism, hill assist etc. have been added too.
Opel Mokka 2016 – Excellent Engine Specs
Opel Mokka 2016 would incorporate CDTI technology for its 1.6 liter diesel engine which also happens to be Mokka’s base engine for 2016 variant. This engine would thus churn out 136 HP coupled with 320 lb/ft of torque. Another engine alternative is a 1 liter ECOTEC engine using direct injection turbo-charged technology. It is precisely a three cylinder power provider with five speed manual transmission that has 105 hp as producing capability credentials.
In the list of probable engine configuration to feature under the hood there is also a 1.4 liter capable of delivering the 150 hp. These engines are claimed to be Eco friendly and could provide higher fuel economy figures. Opel Mokka 2016 will have manual transmission for front wheel drive and six-speed automatic transmission for all wheel drive version.
Opel Mokka 2016 – Accessories, Price and release
Roof base carrier with Thule roof box, OPC styling box and fixed tow bar few elements Opel Mocca 2016 can be accessorized with. Expected to enter the market mid 2016, Opel Mokka 2016 will be known as Vauxhall Mokka for UK markets. Early pointers suggest that the price could be around $26, 000.