Motoring: Corsa-E a contender for perfect urban car

Opel‘s new EV is stylish and practical, and is designed to be just like any other Corsa – only electric

15th March, 2020
Motoring: Corsa-E a contender for perfect urban car
The new Opel Corsa-E has a strong sense of agility, with crisp steering

The Opel Corsa-E is part of a fresh wave of electric vehicles designed to suit urban commuters and city dwellers. Like its Groupe PSA sibling, the Peugeot E-208, it squeezes a reasonably large capacity battery into a compact five-door hatchback without compromising on interior space.

Much of that is down to the platform upon which the Opel is built. Called the CMP (compact modular platform), it has been designed to underpin the same size cars...

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