Opel Astra J Turbo by EDS Fahrzeugtechnik
16/03/2011 07:11 - admin



Welcome to the tuning world, EDS! Unheralded, small-time, and maybe even a little known to a lot of us, the German tuning firm recently caught our attention for the work they did on turning an otherwise mundane Opel Astra into some piece of work.

Combining a powerful performance upgrade with a few aerodynamic touches, EDS? tuned-up Opel Astra Turbo has become the personification of a lion trapped in a deer?s body.

Make no mistake, the Astra?s stock 1.6-liter turbocharged engine with 180 horsepower is no slouch by every definition of the word. But when you add a comprehensive engine tune-up that includes a new Garret GT28 turbo-charger, a new sports exhaust system, a new manifold, and an ECU optimization, then you get a car that bumps up its overall output to an incredible 360 horsepower and 354 lb/ft of torque.[...]

Source: topspeed Tuning