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by Pompeydave
Tue Jul 07, 2020 9:50 pm
Forum: Main Astra K chat
Topic: Astra K ST SRI NAV 66plate - FOLOW DISTANCE setting
Replies: 6
Views: 231

Re: Astra K ST SRI NAV 66plate - FOLOW DISTANCE setting

Yeah this is on my Sri as well , you can change the settiing on it .
by Pompeydave
Mon Jul 06, 2020 8:30 pm
Forum: Members Gallery
Topic: My 1.6T SRI
Replies: 12
Views: 386

Re: My 1.6T SRI

Quite smart / smooth without either badge and people don't know what you have under the bonnet. Mines still on there but a 'turbo' badge on a car these days looks weird as I think most cars have a turbo but don't advertise it. Debating on mine.
by Pompeydave
Mon Jul 06, 2020 7:55 pm
Forum: Members Gallery
Topic: My 1.6T SRI
Replies: 12
Views: 386

Re: My 1.6T SRI

Maybe the pic but I can't see the rear red turbo badge , possibly debadged ?
by Pompeydave
Sun Jul 05, 2020 11:20 pm
Forum: Introductions
Topic: New Vauxhall owner
Replies: 3
Views: 237

Re: New Vauxhall owner

Hi Dan
Welcome to the forum , tell us a bit more about the specifics of the car , year , engine size , spec etc.
by Pompeydave
Sat Jul 04, 2020 10:30 pm
Forum: Main Astra K chat
Topic: Buying an Astra 1.4T
Replies: 7
Views: 506

Re: Buying an Astra 1.4T

My advice would be to move it on ASAP
by Pompeydave
Wed Jul 01, 2020 3:04 pm
Forum: Main Astra K chat
Topic: 1.6T performance curiosity
Replies: 17
Views: 1000

Re: 1.6T performance curiosity

... I won't go diesel as its a dying breed these days but on the other hand don't fancy all electric yet. My thinking exactly... I'm going to enjoy this last Renaissance of pure petrol engines before they are inevitably curtailed for good within the next decade or so :lol: Totally agree F7GOS you c...
by Pompeydave
Wed Jul 01, 2020 2:19 pm
Forum: Main Astra K chat
Topic: 1.6T performance curiosity
Replies: 17
Views: 1000

Re: 1.6T performance curiosity

Not driven a J vxr astrafan , but have been a passenger in one.Its a handful I must admit (well the driver had his work cut out) ! Scrabbling for grip like the old H vxr did as well. But a superb looking vehicle in my eyes. I would look twice at one , I wouldn't look twice at any K's on the road unl...
by Pompeydave
Wed Jul 01, 2020 12:31 pm
Forum: Main Astra K chat
Topic: 1.6T performance curiosity
Replies: 17
Views: 1000

Re: 1.6T performance curiosity

I've got the 1.6t Astra Sri vx line 68 plate and it's a great car to drive.ive had 2 fiesta st's prior to this car , 1 standard 180bhp the other 225bhp . The Astra is comparable with both performance wise. Mid range is excellent especially in sport mode and will keep up with a lot of 200hp cars. Not...
by Pompeydave
Tue Jun 30, 2020 9:11 am
Forum: Main Astra K chat
Topic: Towing with Astra 1.0T Ecoflex 2016
Replies: 10
Views: 2428

Re: Towing with Astra 1.0T Ecoflex 2016

Can't see a problem with towing a light caravan, it's a torquey little unit .

JJ - I also had cavaliers lol , 1st a 1.6 then a 2.0 gli , that 2.0 unit was a peach and pulled along effortlessly.
by Pompeydave
Fri Jun 26, 2020 9:56 pm
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Pulled the Trigger - 1.6T SRi
Replies: 4
Views: 471

Re: Pulled the Trigger - 1.6T SRi

F7GOS wrote:
Fri Jun 26, 2020 6:06 pm
Will be interesting to see the difference between this and my last 1.6T which was a BMW / PSA unit in my last RCZ. Looking forward to picking her up now.
1st things 1st push the sports button lol