Paris Live – Opel Insignia and Zafira Tourer with new 2.0-litre CDTI

Posted on: Oct 5, 2014 - 2:37pm IST

Develops more power and torque.

In addition to showcasing its new 1.6-litre CDTI diesel engine in the Mokka, Opel has also showcased the new 2.0-litre CDTI motor under the hoods of the Opel Zafira Tourer and Insignia.

2015 Opel Zafira Tourer 2.0-litre CDTI front three quarter at the 2014 Paris Motor Show

Opel’s ranging-topping diesel engine pumps out an impressive 170 PS and 400 Nm of torque. The new engine produces 5% more power and 14% more torque compared to the current 2.0-litre CDTI engine, while complying with Euro 6 emission norms.

2015 Opel Zafira Tourer 2.0-litre CDTI engine at the 2014 Paris Motor Show

The company has incorporated various sound engineering measures to minimize the NVH levels. To be made at Opel’s Kaiserslautern engine plant in Germany, the motor was developed by a global team of engineers based in Turin and Rüsselsheim with inputs from North American engineers.

2015 Opel Insignia 2.0-litre CDTI at the 2014 Paris Motor Show

The Zafira Tourer and Insignia with the new 2.0-litre CDTI diesel engine will go on sale in Europe starting from next year. Improvements also come in the form of redesigned combustion chambers, reprofiled intake ports and a new fuel injection system.

2015 Opel Insignia 2.0-litre CDTI engine at the 2014 Paris Motor Show

More technical details are included in the press release below the galleries.

Opel Insignia 2.0-litre CDTI at the 2014 Paris Motor Show

Opel Zafira Tourer 2.0-litre CDTI at the 2014 Paris Motor Show

Opel 2.0-litre CDTI engine – Press Release

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