Opel Astra 2012 vs Chevrolet Cruze 2012

Opel Astra
2012 - 2016
Chevrolet Cruze
2012 - 2015
Gearbox: ManualManual
Engine: 1.7 Diesel1.4 Petrol


Power: 110 HP140 HP
Torque: 260 NM200 NM
Acceleration 0-100 km/h: 12.7 seconds9.5 seconds
Chevrolet Cruze is a more dynamic driving.
Opel Astra engine produces 30 HP less power than Chevrolet Cruze, but torque is 60 NM more than Chevrolet Cruze. Due to the lower power, Opel Astra reaches 100 km/h speed 3.2 seconds later.

Fuel consumption

Fuel consumption (l/100km): 4.05.9
Real fuel consumption: 5.7 l/100km7.7 l/100km
The Opel Astra is a better choice when it comes to fuel economy.
By specification Opel Astra consumes 1.9 litres less fuel per 100 km than the Chevrolet Cruze, which means that by driving the Opel Astra over 15,000 km in a year you can save 285 litres of fuel.
By comparing actual fuel consumption based on user reports, Opel Astra consumes 2 litres less fuel per 100 km than the Chevrolet Cruze.
Fuel tank capacity: 56 litres60 litres
Full fuel tank distance: 1400 km in combined cycle1010 km in combined cycle
980 km with real consumption770 km with real consumption
Opel Astra gets more mileage on one fuel tank.


Length: 4.70 m4.68 m
Width: 1.81 m1.80 m
Height: 1.54 m1.48 m
Opel Astra is larger.
Opel Astra is 2 cm longer than the Chevrolet Cruze, 2 cm wider, while the height of Opel Astra is 5 cm higher.
Trunk capacity: 500 litres500 litres
Trunk max capacity:
with rear seats folded down
1550 litresno data
Turning diameter: 11.5 metersno data
Gross weight (kg): 2`0901`940
Safety: no data
above average

below average
Opel Astra has fewer problems.
According to annual technical inspection data Chevrolet Cruze has serious deffects in 50 percent more cases than Opel Astra, so Opel Astra quality is probably significantly better
Average price (€): 56005800
Pros and Cons: Opel Astra has
  • lower fuel consumption
  • more full fuel tank mileage
  • fewer faults
  • lower price
Chevrolet Cruze has
  • more power
  • more dynamic
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