The fully electric Corsa-e features a 50kWh battery and a 100kW (136hp) electric motor, and comes with a WLTP-approved range of 209 miles from a single charge. Supporting up to 100kW rapid charging an 80 per cent charge will take just 30 minutes, with buyers receiving a free six-month subscription to BP Chargemaster’s Polar Network – the UK’s largest public charging network with more than 7,000 charging points.
It's also The Sun’s Car Of The Year 2020. Rob Gill, Motors Editor at The Sun, said: “The Vauxhall Corsa-e is the obvious choice for Brits ready to switch to electric. It’s fun, easy, smart and guilt-free with a real-world range to suit most people. An outstanding all-round package and worthy winner of The Sun Car of the Year 2020.”
Power up the battery at home through a normal household socket or use a Wallbox and get a full charge in just 7.5 hours.
Choose your driving style. Increase the fun with Sport mode or switch to Eco and boost your range. No gear shift to worry about, just effortless acceleration from 0-60 mph in 7.6 seconds. And with no noise or fumes, it’s a clean drive that’s better for the environment.
The new Corsa-e offers different charging options and comes with an 11 kW on-board charger as standard. Connect to a normal household socket and it will deliver enough energy for 62 miles in just 2.5 hours. Use a home wallbox (7kW) and you can get a full charge in 7.5 hours.
Order a Corsa-e before 5 October 2020 to receive a free home charging wallbox worth £800†.
Only got 30 minutes2? Plenty of time to charge your new Corsa-e to 80% capacity on a fast public charger. Recharge at one of over 26,000 UK charging points3. And then off you go again.
All figures based on 7.4kW on-board charger.
|Charger||Cable||0 - 100%||15 - 80%|
|Home Wallbox - 7.4kW||Mode 3, 7.4kW - supplied with vehicle||7h30||5h00|
|Accelerated Public Charging Point - 11kW||Mode 3, 7.4kW - supplied with vehicle||15h00||10h00|
|Accelerated Public Charging Point - 22kW||Mode 3, 7.4kW - supplied with vehicle||7h30||5h00|
|Rapid Public Charging Point - 50kW||Not required||1h10||45 min|
|Rapid Public Charging Point - 100kW||Not required||50 min||30 min✝|
With a 100% electric vehicle you’ll save in the long run: