Vauxhall Corsa

Vauxhall Corsa review

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Here’s the thing about popularity: it isn’t always a sign of greatness. KFC may have more customers than Claridge’s, for instance, but that doesn’t mean its food is of a better quality.

So the fact that the Corsa is one of the best-selling small cars (usually behind only the Ford Fiesta in the sales charts) is great news for Vauxhall, but those planning to buy a new small car shouldn’t take it as any indication of excellence.

Nope: for that (or otherwise), you’ll need to read our 16-point review. Over the next few pages, we’ll tell you what the Corsa is like to sit in and drive, how practical it is and how it stacks up financially against its key rivals, including the Fiesta, Seat Ibiza, Skoda Fabia and Volkswagen Polo.

Big discounts are available across the Corsa range, so if you decide it's the car for you, make sure you check out our latest deals to find out how much you could save.

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Trims
There are 9 trims available for the Corsa hatchback. Click to see details.See all versions
Griffin
This limited-edition trim is seriously well priced and well worth a look. The only draw...View trim
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Active
This entry-level trim is cheap but still comes with a heated windscreen, electric windo...View trim
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£11,730
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Energy
Alloy wheels, the 7.0in infotainment system and air conditioning feature on this mid-sp...View trim
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£12,023
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Sport
Like Energy, but with sports seats and sports pedals. Worth considering but the Energy...View trim
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£12,947
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Design
Worth considering. It gets a 7.0in touchscreen infotainment system, air conditioning an...View trim
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£12,960
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SRi Nav
Gets air conditioning, automatic lights and wipers and a 7.0in touchscreen infotainment...View trim
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SE Nav
Adds OnStar automatic crash response, heated front seats, front and rear parking sensor...View trim
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SRi Vx-line Nav Black
SRi trim with a racier bodykit and bigger wheels. Not worth the added cost...View trim
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£14,540
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GSi
The quickest and raciest looking Corsa available. The trouble is that for the price of...View trim
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