Vauxhall’s 2016 Opel Mokka is ready to receive its mild styling upgrades. It is expected that the new Astra’s engine will be provided. The automakers have prepared Mokka for a mild facelift. It is going to be the compact crossover that will come out for sale next year.
2016 Opel Mokka: Changes and Improvements
The spy shots of the 2016 Mokka have just been revealed. It appears that the automakers have worked really hard on updating the front end. A new grille is there along with revised cluster headlights. Most of the things about this test mule were camouflaged. It is also expected that re-profiled front bumper will be there. It will be something similar to Astra, Corsa and Viva. A new design language will be seen. The rear end will have some tweaks too in the taillights and other detailing.
Some major exterior changes are expected. Overall fit and finish of the Mokka has been improved. It will fit well the Intellilink infotainment system. The Onstar connectivity star is going to be adjusted in the higher end model. Most of the information about the interiors is unknown. Innovative elements have been provided in the cabin. An armrest is added at the driver’s seat. Other additions are electronic atmosphere control, flex fix bicycle bearer framework, and warmed front seats. It is not just the outer appearance on which the automakers have focused. They have also worked on the updated in the cabin. That means the 2016 Opel Mokka will be a whole package of luxury and entertainment. Information about the safety features, infotainment and entertainment are not available yet, but expectations are high indeed. The SUV can adjust 4 travelers readily. Baggage compartments are there in the cabin to let you carry your stuff in the most organized way.
2016 Opel Mokka: Engines
The bulk engine line of the 2016 Opel Mokka will change this time. Astra’s 1.0-liter 3-cylinder turbocharged petrol engine will be there that is capable of producing 104 hp. Another engine option inline is a 1.4 liter turbocharged petrol engine that is also featured in the brand new Astra. It is capable of producing 148 hp and torque of 175 pound feet. It can run at 55 mpg. With these engine options, it is hoped that the previous criticism of the new Mokka will be overshadowed. The engine is paired with 6 velocity power transmission that is capable of transferring the energy to the front wheels. Both 6 speed auto and manual transmission is provided. That means this model is going to have an impressive front wheel driving stage. The model comes with elective all-wheel driving stage too. It further has front transversely motor arrangement.
2016 Opel Mokka: Price and Rivals
The major rivals of 2016 Opel Mokka are Skoda Yeti, Renault Captur and Ford EcoSport. The price of this model will start from £16,684 and it will come out for sale anytime now. In case you choose a higher trim level, then the price of the vehicle is expected to rise. Fans are readily waiting for it to come out.