The supermini will learn to speak French for its next generation. The Corsa E has actually been around since 2014 basically as a more thorough facelift of the model before it and it will not be till towards completion of the decade when the supermini is going to be revamped. The advancement stage has actually not been exactly what we would call smooth cruising thinking about the significant business change. We’re certainly talking about PSA’s decision to purchase Opel/Vauxhall from General Motors, which is going to have a direct effect on the new Corsa.
2019 Opel Corsa Platform
Peugeot and Citroën are dealing with China’s Dongfeng Motor on a brand new Common Modular Platform (also called EMP1) tailored to little cars and it will be put to good use in the next Corsa. As a matter of reality, the French group has already revealed the 2019 Corsa will use hardware from PSA, so do not be too stunned if it will acquire a considerable quantity of elements from the new 208.
It’s only just the idea of the iceberg as future models are going to share more and more parts to drive down expenses and speed up advancement. We currently have some pertinent examples of exactly what to anticipate simply by taking a look at the Opel Crossland X and Grandland X as these 2 are mainly based upon the Peugeot 2008 and 3008, respectively.
Mentioning which, we expect of the next Corsa builds on the styling langue executed by the Rüsselsheim-based marque for the set of crossovers, but adjusted to much better fit a supermini. It’s unclear at this moment whether the styling direction will change now that Opel is below PSA’s umbrella, but it might happen considering the underpinnings are considerably being modified.
Opel Corsa GSi
Pure accuracy for pure driving enjoyment: What the Opel Insignia GSi is currently impressively showing in the midsize class, will be given the little car sector by the new Opel Corsa GSi. An accurate sports maker that ends up being a cornering virtuoso thanks to its sports chassis fine-tuned on the Nordschleife of the Nürburgring. The exterior design of the Opel Corsa GSi leaves no doubts: Here comes a true athlete that is similarly excellent in daily driving.
The pure sensation of sportiness is also conveyed by the interior. The Opel Corsa GSi driver sits on the optional Recaro performance seat and puts his hands on the sports guiding wheel. Select the gear by means of the leather gearshift knob, put your foot on the aluminium sport pedal and pure driving pleasure commences. The Opel Corsa GSi likewise releases pure precision: The sport chassis known from the OPC version and the brakes with red callipers ensure exact athleticism, exceptional handling and brief braking ranges likewise when integrated with the optional 18-inch light alloy wheels.
2019 Opel Corsa Release Date
Expect to see the new Corsa go on sale in the first half of 2019, after the next Peugeot 208 most likely to land at some point next year.