A Short Guide to Shopping for Vauxhall Opel Corsa Cars

Since it first took to Great Britain’s roads in 1993, the Vauxhall Corsa has diversified its line. It offers numerous models of compact and small cars with sporty styling. Its 2018 model releases received a revamp of the shell, interior, and key electrical parts. Get to know the Corsa before you buy one on eBay.

What should you know about the Vauxhall Corsa?

Vauxhall manufactures many vehicles within its Corsa line. This vehicle model underwent a chassis and shell redesign in 2018, resulting in an Adam-inspired shape. Vauxhall also updated its 1.0-litre turbocharged engine as well as retooled the suspension component and the pick-up points for the front MacPherson struts and the rear torsion beam. The manufacturer also added a heated windscreen. These changes from prior models also carry over into the 2019 line.

According to the manufacturer, the UK Corsas received different power steering tuning than the original lines of the vehicles, which were German-engineered and provided straight-on stability steering. Beginning with the 2018 line, Vauxhall offered 11 trim choices for the Corsa. There are four main current models of Corsa:

  • Corsa three-door
  • Corsa five-door
  • Corsa-E
  • Corsa
What used Vauxhall vehicles might you find?

You can find many models of Vauxhall Corsa for sale on eBay. This includes the Vauxhall Corsa 1.2, also known as the Corsa 1.2, the Vauxhall Corsa SXI 2010, Vauxhall Corsa C Black, 12 Plate Corsa, and the Vauxhall Corsa 1.8 SRI for sale. You can sometimes find a Corsa B or its VX Racing No. 874, Sting, Sting R, or Sri vehicle models. You can find model years back to 2003 on eBay, but the more commonly available vehicles range in manufacturing dates from 2010 to 2019.

What engine sizes does Vauxhall offer?

In addition to its 1.0-litre, three-cylinder turbo petrol engine, it also offers a 1.3-litre diesel in 74bhp and 94bhp, two naturally aspirated 1.4-litre engines in 74bhp and 89bhp, two blown 1.4-litre units in 99bhp, and 148bhp and a 1.6-litre turbocharged petrol engine in 202bhp made only for the Corsa VXR.

How does a Limited Edition Corsa differ from others in the line?

Limited Edition refers to a trim level that a buyer may choose when purchasing new. These models may be sold used on eBay. A Limited Edition vehicle includes air conditioning, OnStar, chrome exhaust, sports seats, sports suspension, alloy wheels, and front fog lights. Corsa Red and Corsa Black also refer to trim editions rather than vehicle models. Both of these trims received a turbocharged 1.4-litre petrol engine in 148bhp and diamond-cut alloy wheels.