Vauxhall Corsa 1.5 Turbo D SRi Premium 5dr Review

Category: Small car

Section: Version review

Fuel type:
diesel
Gearbox:
manual
Doors:
5 doors
Available colours:
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RRP £21,525What Car? Target Price£20,391
Review

The Vauxhall Corsa is a competent small car, but not outstanding in any area. It isn’t as comfortable or as nice inside as the closely related Peugeot 208, not as fun to drive as a Ford Fiesta, nor as spacious as a Volkswagen Polo. It is at least well equipped and not too expensive, if you stick to our recommended trims.

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Trim: SRi Premium

Features a 7.0in infotainment screen with Apple CarPlay and Android Auto, steering wheel stereo controls, cruise control, electric windows and mirrors, LED headlights, LED foglights, sports seats, air-conditioning, privacy glass, lane assist, a driver attention monitor, 17in alloy wheels, heated front seats, a heated steering wheel, an auto-dimming rear-view mirror, automatic lights and wipers and rear parking sensors.

Engine: 1.5 Turbo D

The 1.5 102 Turbo D diesel engine has 101bhp and is stronger than the 1.2 100 petrol from low revs – for more flexible in-gear performance – but hasn't got the same ultimate pace, so isn't as quick away from the traffic lights. The excellent fuel economy will appeal to anyone doing very high miles.


Key information

Doors5
Seats5
0-62 MPH10.2 seconds
Fuel TypeDiesel
GearboxMANUAL
MPGOfficial overall fuel economy figure

70

Boot CapacityHow much space is there?

309

litres

EmissionsOfficial emissions rating

110

g/km

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