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Corsa A (1982–1993) [ edit ]

kg (1,620–1,907 lb)

The front-wheel drive Corsa was first launched in 1982. Built in Zaragoza. the first Corsas were hatchback and two-door sedan with four-door and five-door arriving in 1984. In mainland the sedan versions were as the Corsa TR until May 1985. The model was called just the which was followed by the Corsa Corsa Berlina and the sporty SR. Six years later, the Corsa a facelift, which included a new fascia and some other changes. The models were LS, GL, GLS and GT.

The Corsa A was known in the UK market as the Nova (as it was considered that sounded too much like ), where it was launched in April following a seven-month long dispute due to British workers angry about the car not being there. It effectively replaced the Chevette. which was discontinued in 1984. [ 1 ]

Power first from 1.0 L 45 hp, 1.2 L 55 hp, 1.3 L 70 hp and 1.4 L 75 hp petrol engines. first engines were all with carburators, fuel came later, but never for the The engines were based on the proven Family II design, [ needed ] except for the 1.0 L and early 1.2 L which were based on the OHV from the Kadett C. There was an Isuzu built, 50 PS (37 kW) 1.5 L diesel available, which was also in the Isuzu Gemini at around the time. The diesel joined

the lineup in May 1987 at the Frankfurt along with the sporty [ 2 ] The engines and most of the mechanical were derived from used in the Astra/Kadett .

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A rare Sport model was in 1985 in order to homologate for the sub cc class of Group A for the British Championship. [ citation needed ] sport models were came with unique decals a 13SB engine twin Weber 40 DCOE an optional bespoke camshaft, a rear silencer, and few luxuries. gave 93 hp and a top speed of 112 mph (180 with a 0–60 mph time of 8.9 These are by far the rarest models produced) and thus acquire a market price if one does available.

A 1.6 L multi-point fuel-injected engine 101 PS (74 kW) at 5,600 rpm (98 PS or 72 kW in the catalyzed version) and of 186 km/h (116 mph) was to the Corsa/Nova at the 1987 Frankfurt Show. giving decent and being badged as a GSi (Nova GTE in models in the UK, later models all called GSi). [ 3 ] The GSi’s mapping had been carried out by tuning specialists Irmscher. A with the 82 PS (60 kW) 1.4 L multi-point fuel-injected which was otherwise mechanically to the GSi also became available as the SRi in the United Kingdom. In January a turbocharged version of the Isuzu engine was introduced, with increased to 67 PS (49 kW). [ 2 ]

The design was freshened in 1990 new bumpers, headlights, grille and but the car was showing its age against strong such as the Ford Fiesta and 106 .

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