2008 Opel Corsa Gsi
Opel Corsa GSi
The stem of the new Opel Corsa GSi is ‘more core than shew’. In counterpoint to the Opel Corsa OPC, which was launched a few months ago, the new GSi radiates pernicious sportiness instead than sturdy high-performance, and volition be unveiled at the Barcelona Centrifugal Establish (June 7 – 17, 2007). The GSi’s hefty 1.6 ECOTEC turbo locomotive produces 110 kW/150 hp at 5000 rpm, emplacement the new showy modelling betwixt the Corsa Mutant 1.7 CDTI (125 hp) and the high-performance Corsa OPC (192 hp).
“We’re pleased to launching another modeling, with the fabled GSi inheritance. Opel fans acknowledge hardly what the deuce-ace letters GSi symbolise: plenitude of fun, full rate for money and no compromises in mundane use or impulsive weather,” explains Alain Visser, Executive European Selling Opel. “The Corsa GSi combines the virtues of its concordat dimensions with telling execution complete the total rpm reach, which really positions the modelling in the adjacent higher car form.” The accession of the GSi to the Corsa simulation demarcation expands the orbit to phoebe gas and 3 diesel variants with a execution spectrum of 60 to 192 hp. Terminated 320.000 new Corsas birth been sold crossways Europe since the fourth-generation’s plunge in October 2006.
Corsa GSi customers suffer the quality of a iii or five-door variate. Powered by the 1.6-liter turbo gas locomotive, the new Corsa has a top upper of 210 km/h and accelerates from nix to 100 km/h in 8.1 seconds. The Wattage Guidance (EPS) with varying reformist feedback curvature and lowered fun anatomy (figurehead: 18 mm, arse: 15 mm) with ESP as measure guarantee spry treatment.
The Opel Corsa GSi’s styling is too subtly sportsmanlike, with outside modifications such as a figurehead freebooter lip, ass proscenium lip and freebooter, color-keyed position sills, chromium-plate variation tailpipe and 17-inch admixture wheels. The midland’s active atmosphere is emphatic by the well-fixed, fusain/red upholstered fun seating with eminent english reinforcement, a leather wheel with red inserts, red rubber belts and aluminum-style pedals.