Have you ever owned a Vauxhall Astramax? Did you have to buy any replacement parts? If so, then we would love to hear about your experience of this vehicle and how the replacement parts performed when fitted.
Vauxhall Astramax Overview
The Vauxhall Astramax is a light commercial van which was produced by the British automobile manufacturing company Vauxhall Motors. Vauxhall Motors is the British subsidiary of the German company Opel. The Astramax was in production from 1986 to 1994, firstly under the Bedford name and then under the Vauxhall name. These vehicles were very popular on the roads of the UK as they were very practical vans that were cheap to buy and reasonably cheap to run. They had a variety of different engines available and were very spacious in the rear for storing equipment etc. These vans were good to drive and handled pretty well. There are not many of these vehicles on the road these days. Does this sound anything like your experience of the Astramax?
Vauxhall Astramax History
The Vauxhall Astramax was name was first used in 1991 when the Belmont name was done away with in favour of the already established Vauxhall name in the UK. The Belmont Astramax was released in 1986 and was the UK version of the European Opel Kadett Combo. This vehicle was based on the popular Vauxhall Astra of the time, and the van version Astramax was to be a very popular choice amongst British motorists. This vehicle was discontinued in 1994 and was replaced by the Vauxhall Combo.
The Vauxhall Astramax was available in 1.4 or 1.6L petrol and 1.7L diesel engines. The 1.7L diesel engine was the most economical, and was a very popular choice as a work vehicle. Which engine did you have and how did it perform in terms of fuel economy? The age, fuel type and engine size are determining factors when it comes to fuel economy for a motor vehicle.
The Vauxhall Astramax was available in both manual and automatic gearboxes. Which gearbox did you have and how did you rate its performance? You can have a look for the gearbox parts you need for your Astramax at the Vauxhall gearbox section of our website.
If you are looking for Vauxhall Astramax parts then we want to help you find them at as low prices as possible. We know that these parts can be hard to find, but comprehensive network of UK Breakers has parts for all makes and models. You can enter your vehicle details in our part finder or visit the Astramax parts page of our website to locate the exact parts you need for your vehicle.