TECH SPEC

Performance Vauxhall - - ASTRA ‘BURG -

EN­GINE

1998cc Z20LEH DOHC 16-valve, bal­anced closed-deck C20XE bot­tom end, lightweight crank pul­ley, Vi­bra Tech­nics en­gine mounts, Wöss­ner over­sized pis­tons, PEC con­nect­ing rods, Piper valve springs, Newman camshafts, RnD Mo­tor­sport camshaft pul­leys, an­odised blue cam cover fas­ten­ers, ported and pol­ished cylin­der head, In­jec­tor Dy­nam­ics 1000cc fuel in­jec­tors, ASNU 330lph fuel pump and Bosch 044 fuel pump housed in Torques pump clamp, 1.5-litre swirl pot, AEM wa­ter/methanol in­jec­tion sys­tem, Rab­bid map on fac­tory ECU, EDS in­let man­i­fold, Owen De­vel­op­ments GT3076HTA M-spec tur­bocharger, Tur­bosmart ex­ter­nal waste­gate and re­cir­cu­la­tion valve, K&N air fil­ter, Airtec Stage 2 front mounte­d­in­ter cooler, Tig­worx oil catch can, ND Per­for­mance cus­tom tubu­lar ex­haust man­i­fold, pol­ished heat shield, cus­tom 3-inch down­pipe, 2.75-inch Re­mus stain­less steel ex­haust sys­tem, MTC and Pro Hoses blue sil­i­cone hoses

POWER

455bhp, 375lb/ft torque

TRANS­MIS­SION

Front-wheel drive, M32 six-speed man­ual gear­box, Wave­trac lim­ited-slip dif­fer­en­tial, lightweight fly­wheel, Helix six-pad­dle clutch, Tig­worx gear­box breather sys­tem

SUS­PEN­SION

KW coilovers, Pow­er­flex poly­bushes through­out, rear anti-roll bar pow­der­coated Candy Blue

BRAKES

KS­port eight-pis­ton front calipers with 330mm grooved discs, fac­tory rear calipers with MTEC drilled and grooved discs, per­for­mance pads, braided hoses

WHEELS & TYRES

8.5x18-inch Bola B1 six-spoke al­loy wheels pow­der­coated Candy Blue, lug nuts painted Candy Blue, sil­ver cen­tre caps, Nankang NS-2R (front) and Yoko­hama (rear) 225/40/18 tyres

BODY

2008 As­tra H VXR Nür­bur­gring Edi­tion #348, fac­tory paint­work and che­quer­board graph­ics, Kuro Car­bon car­bon-fi­bre lower bumper, CM Com­pos­ites split­ter and front ca­nards, drilled grille trim, colour-coded head­light in­ter­nals, LED fog­lights, car­bon-fi­bre fog­light sur­rounds painted white, car­bon-dipped rear dif­fuser with car­bon-fi­bre in­serts, car­bon-wrapped tail­gate strip, short­ened personalised reg­is­tra­tion plates, an­odised plate fas­ten­ers, Team HEKO wind de­flec­tors, bright­work wrapped gloss black

IN­TE­RIOR

Stripped rear cabin, head­lin­ing delete, cus­tom multi-point bolt-in roll cage painted Candy Blue, Cor­beau Pro Se­ries bucket seats, OMP safety har­nesses, flocked dash­board, Se­bas­tian Okon flat­bot­tomed steer­ing wheel, Al­can­tara-trimmed gaiters and gear knob, car­bon-fi­bre gear knob in­sert, cus­tom car­bon-ef­fect clock fas­cias, car­bon-wrapped cen­tre con­sole and dash bin­na­cle fas­cia, AEM wa­ter tem­per­a­ture gauge in pol­ished offside heater vent panel, dash­mounted AEM wa­ter/methanol in­jec­tion con­troller, AEM gauges (oil pres­sure, boost, air/fuel ra­tio) in car­bon-ef­fect pod pil­lar, stand­alone fire ex­tin­guisher

THANKS

Phil Nicholls at Flintshire Per­for­mance and Nikki Davies at ND Per­for­mance & Fab­ri­ca­tion

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