FRANKFURT – The new Astra 3-door hatchback won't look exactly like the GTC, but it’s close enough to the rakish concept car to scare Ford Motor Co. and Volkswagen AG. Opel's GTC, at the affordable end of the scale and the real star of the recent Geneva auto show, is the first salvo in the near simultaneously timed launch battle between the Astra and Volkswagen's all-new Golf V. Next Astra hatchback will resemble this Opel GTC concept shown at Geneva. "To get the new Astra on ...

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