New Opel Corsa was “caught” without camouflage

June 18, 2014 at 2:18 pm

The first pictures of the new Opel Corsa without camouflage appeared in the network. A car passes the tests long ago but all the details were hidden under the masking tape before. As it turned out, the front end has received considerable resemblance to the compact Adam. Premiere of new items will be held at the Paris Motor Show.

Picture of Opel Corsa

Picture of Opel Corsa


The basis of the new Opel Corsa, which is expected to get the index E, lays architecture Gamma II. Due to a simple suspension car, is expected to become 50 kg lighter than its predecessor. Thus as claimed Germans, it is softer and more maneuverable, despite the torsion beam at the rear. “Technically and in terms of design it will be a brand new car. Difference between this one will be very much up to the front pillars” – told earlier Opel engineer Michael Harder is responsible for adapting the new platform for the Corsa.

Opel Corsa back photo

Opel Corsa back photo

The range of engines supplemented with two turbocharged petrol engines. In particular, it is a 1.0-liter unit, who will receive two versions of the firmware and will give either 90 or 115 horsepower. In top trim order Opel Corsa will be a 1.4-liter 140-strong unit. Exactly the same engine fitted to the current generation Astra. Global change is likely to lead to the fact that the car will be more expensive.

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