After a nonappearance of a four years, Opel restored the Tigra nameplate in 2004 for another games auto taking into account the Corsa C. The Tigra Twin Top, as it was called, is a 2-seater car convertible with a retractable hardtop in the style of the Peugeot 206 CC. The Tigra is delivered by French coachworks Heuliez.
Like its antecedent, the Tigra Twin Top is accessible with two petrol-controlled motors. The base model uses the 1.4 L motor with 90 PS (66 kW), yet now from the Twinport family, not quite the same as the past era’s 1.4, while the highest point of the reach utilizes the Ecotec 1.8 L from the Corsa GSi, with 125 PS (92 kW). A financial variant, utilizing Fiat’s Multijet 1.3 Diesel motor, was presented in 2005.
With the new Tigra TwinTop, Opel makes a big appearance an energetic two-seater with an electro-pressure driven retractable steel rooftop. Its dynamic, energizing outline guarantees unadulterated driving delight and the touch of a catch changes the Tigra from a roadster into a cabrio in just around 18 seconds. At its reality debut at the Geneva Motor Show in March of this current year the Tigra TwinTop was excitedly gotten by general society and auto specialists. An autonomous global jury delegated the newcomer “Cabrio of the Year 2004”. Auto columnists and specialists from 11 nations were especially inspired by the Tigra’s dynamic plan, its very much adjusted extents and keen vehicle idea.
One of the Tigra’s highlights is its creative rooftop component: at the touch of a catch, both rooftop parts fold into the storage compartment in a space-sparing way. The shrewd rooftop development empowers liberal and flexible stacking space – open (250 liters) or shut (440 liters). Moreover, the Tigra has a 70 liter compartment directly behind its seats, expanding its gear ability to more than 500 liters when the top is down the most in its class.
Particularly cabriolets that gloat a retractable steel rooftop, making them the perfect all-season auto, are appreciating expanding prevalence. In Germany, cabrios had just a few percent piece of the overall industry in the 90’s, while in the main quarter of 2004 their piece of the overall industry rose to 4.8 percent. Annualized to an outright figure, this could signify around 160,000 recently enrolled roadsters and cabrios this year – 20,000 more than in 2003. Broad, an expected 400,000 clients will pick an auto of this write this year. Various components advance the outside models’ blast: the new and smart metal retractable rooftops empower much more regular reasonableness in winter and give favorable circumstances regarding acoustics, security, sturdiness, torsional inflexibility, robbery assurance and support. The interest for cabrios is additionally developing as an aftereffect of the general pattern towards individualization.
Opel Tigra TwinTop 2004 Design Interior Exterior