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Vauxhall Astra GTC (2011-2018) review

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Key features
  • Medium
  • Used only
  • Petrol/Diesel/Mild hybrid
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The Vauxhall Astra GTC (2011-) may come from the same stable as the five-door hatchback, but this sports coupé is a distinctly different breed, crouching closer to the ground and with a longer wheelbase. There's no denying the Astra GTC has attitude and originality in abundance, but is it good enough to beat the Renault Mégane Coupé and VW Scirocco? Read our review to find out.

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First reviewed by Which?

November 2011

Released

November 2011

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