Opel Corsa 1.5 diesel, 1992 MY

The Opel Corsa 1.5 diesel is a 3 door hatchback style car with a front positioned engine driving through the front wheels. It is powered by a naturally aspirated engine of 1.5 litre capacity. This unit features single overhead camshaft valve gear, 4 cylinder layout, and 2 valves per cylinder. It produces 49 bhp (49.7 PS/36.5 kW) of power at 4800 rpm, and maximum torque of 92 N·m (68 lb·ft/9.4 kgm) at 2400 rpm. The engine drives the wheels via a 5 speed manual transmission. With a claimed weight at the kerb of 840 kg, the Opel Corsa 1.5 diesel can dispense with the 0-100 km/h sprint in 17.5 seconds and the standing kilometre in 38.5 seconds. Its maximum speed claimed is 151 km/h or 94 mph, manufacturer claimed fuel consumption is 3.9/5.5/5.6 l/100km 90 km/h / 120 km/h / urban cycle.

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Key facts

Opel Corsa 1.5 diesel, 1992 MY information summary

What body style?
3 door hatchback with 4/5 seats
How long?
3652 mm
How heavy?
840 kg
What size engine?
1.5 litre, 1488 cm3
How many cylinders?
4, Straight
How much power?
49.7 PS / 49 bhp / 36.5 kW @ 4800 rpm
How much torque?
92 Nm / 68 ft.lb / 9.4 kgm @ 2400 rpm
How quick?
0-100 km/h: 17.5 s
How fast?
151 km/h, 94 mph
How economical?
3.9/5.5/5.6 l/100km 90 km/h / 120 km/h / urban cycle

Opel Corsa models

5 door hatchback FF 5M 1195 cm3 44.6 PS 44 bhp 32.8 kW 800 kg
3 door hatchback FF 5M 1195 cm3 44.6 PS 44 bhp 32.8 kW 775 kg
3 door hatchback FF 5M 1389 cm3 60 PS 59 bhp 44 kW 785 kg
5 door hatchback FF 5M 1389 cm3 60 PS 59 bhp 44 kW 810 kg
3 door hatchback FF 5M 1389 cm3 82 PS 81 bhp 60 kW 803 kg
5 door hatchback FF 5M 1488 cm3 49.7 PS 49 bhp 36.5 kW 865 kg
5 door hatchback FF 5M 1488 cm3 67 PS 66 bhp 49 kW 880 kg
3 door hatchback FF 5M 1488 cm3 67 PS 66 bhp 49 kW 855 kg
3 door hatchback FF 5M 1598 cm3 101 PS 99.5 bhp 74 kW 865 kg
hatchback FF 5M 1598 cm3 101 PS 100 bhp 75 kW 820 kg
hatchback FF 4M 993 cm3 45.6 PS 45 bhp 33.6 kW 735 kg
sedan/​saloon FF 4M 993 cm3 45.6 PS 45 bhp 33.6 kW 740 kg
hatchback FF 4M 1196 cm3 56 PS 55 bhp 41 kW 740 kg
sedan/​saloon FF 4M 1196 cm3 56 PS 55 bhp 41 kW 740 kg
sedan/​saloon FF 5M 1297 cm3 71 PS 70 bhp 52 kW 750 kg
hatchback FF 5M 1297 cm3 71 PS 70 bhp 52 kW 775 kg
hatchback FF 5M 1389 cm3 73 PS 72 bhp 54 kW 780 kg
sedan/​saloon FF 5M 1389 cm3 73 PS 72 bhp 54 kW 803 kg

Similar models

3 door hatchback FF CVT 1108 cm3 51 PS 50 bhp 37 kW 745 kg
hatchback FF 5M 1360 cm3 51 PS 50 bhp 37 kW 840 kg
3 door hatchback FF 5M 1108 cm3 49.7 PS 49 bhp 36.5 kW 810 kg
5 door hatchback FF 5M 1360 cm3 53 PS 52 bhp 39 kW 860 kg
1992 Opel Corsa 1.5 diesel
Carrosserie
Carrosserie4/5 seater hatchback
Nombre de portes3
Designer
Dimensions et poids
Empattement 2343 92.2
Voies AV 1320 52
Voies AR 1307 51.5
Longueur 3652 143.8
Largeur 1535 60.4
Hauteur 1365 53.7
Garde au sol
1.56
Poids avec pleins 840 kg 1852
Répartition poids AV
Réservoir à essence 42 litres 9.2 UK Gal 11.1 US Gal
Caractéristiques aérodynamique
Coefficient de pénétration
maître-couple
SCx
Moteur
naturally aspirated diesel
Constructeur du moteur Isuzu
Type moteur
Cylinders Straight 4
Cylindrée 1.5 litre
1488 cc
(90.803 cu in)
Alésage × Course 76 × 82 mm
2.99 × 3.23 in
Rapport alésage / course 0.93
Distribution single overhead camshaft (SOHC)
2 Soupapes par cylindre
8 Total vannes
Puissance maximale
(CEE 80/1269)
49.7 PS (49 bhp) (36.5 kW)
à 4800 tr/mn
Specific output
(CEE 80/1269)
32.9 bhp/litre
0.54 bhp/cu in
Couple maximale
(CEE 80/1269)
92 Nm (68 ft·lb) (9.4 kgm)
à 2400 tr/mn

(CEE 80/1269)
61.83 Nm/litre
0.75 ft·lb/cu3
Construction
carter Carter humide
Taux de compression 23:1
Carburant Bosch VE 4 indirect diesel injection
bmep (brake mean effective pressure) 777 kPa (112.7 psi)
Régime maximal
Nombre de paliers de vilebrequin 5
Refroidissement Water
Cylindrée Unitaire 372 cc
Aspiration Normal D.
Compressor N/A
Intercooler None
Catalyseur Y
Performances
0-80km/h
0-60mph
0-100km/h 17.5 s
0-160km/h
0-400m 20.5 s
0-1000m 38.5 s
Vitesse 151 km/h (94 mph)
Power-to-weight ratio 59.14 PS/tonne (1000 kg)
43.5 kW/tonne (1000 kg)
58.33 bhp/tonne (1000 kg)
0.03 bhp/lb
Weight-to-power ratio 22.99 kg/kW
38.4 lb/bhp
Consommation
Consommation 3.9/5.5/5.6 l/100km 90 km/h / 120 km/h / urban cycle
universal consumption (calculated from the above)
litres/100km3.9/5.5/5.6 l/100km 90kmph/120kmph/urban
km/litre25.6/18.2/17.9 km/l 90kmph/120kmph/urban
UK MPG72.4/51.4/50.4 UK MPG 90kmph/120kmph/urban
US MPG60.3/42.8/42.0 US MPG 90kmph/120kmph/urban
Emissions de CO₂
Carfolio Calculated CO2 ? 142.84 g/km
VED band (UK)
CO2 Effizienz (DE)
Châssis
Emplacement de moteur front
Engine layout transverse
Traction front wheel drive  
Répartition du couple N/A
Direction
turns lock-to-lock
Turning circle
Suspension AV
Suspension AR
Roues AV 4½J x 13
Roues AR 4½J x 13
Pneumatiques AV 165/70 R 13 82T
Pneumatiques AR 165/70 R 13 82T
Freins AV/AR Di/Dr-S
Diamètre des freins AV
Diamètre des freins AR
Braked area
Transmission 5
Rapport de démultiplication supérieure 0.71
Rapport de pont 3.74
Généralités
Carfolio.com ID191961
Production total
Type mines
RAC rating 14.3
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
1992 Opel Corsa 1.5 diesel added 2009-01-10.
Last modified 2013-02-28.