Comfort and efficiency are paramount virtues of compact vans
|Opel Zafira Tourer 1.6 CNG Turbo wins Taxi of the Year 2013|
The Opel Zafira Tourer is the ideal taxi. When choosing the "Taxi of the Year 2013," to bring the elegant and spacious Opel compact van in two evaluation criteria the winner's trophy: The Opel Zafira Tourer 1.6 CNG Turbo ecoFLEX (CNG= Compressed Natural Gas) wins in the compact and mid-size vans economical car, in addition, he has been voted the most comfortable member of his profession.
Eleven automakers, with a total of 19 models at Europe's largest taxi-comparison test of the journal "taxi today" in Fulda at the start. Taxi operators from all over Germany tested the vehicles for two days in the points cost, functionality, comfort and emotion through their paces.
|Opel Zafira Tourer 1.6 CNG Turbo - CNG gas tank storage|
With a consumption of just 4.7 kg H gas per 100 kilometers in the combined cycle of 110 kW/150 hp Opel Zafira Tourer 1.6 CNG Turbo ecoFLEX emits only 129 grams of CO2 per kilometer - values that are just for the environment as expected for the taxi company. Due to the low fuel thirst and a tank volume of 25 kg as a range of 530 kilometers in pure natural gas is in it - without time-consuming refueling stops. In addition to the cost of a taxi operator counts above all the comfort for the guests. Here the variable Opel compact van shines with either AGR-certified ergonomic seats for driver and front passenger, an extraordinary degree of flexibility is guaranteed by the Flex 7 seating system plus with exclusive lounge function. So that the driver can be used with little effort to address the individual needs of its passengers and the carriage of passengers in the second row enjoy as much space as never before. The Opel Zafira Tourer is a taxi model from 20,630 euros (RRP excluding VAT in Germany).