Opel may present on the near future a cross version of its Corsa -the next small SUV from Opel should explore a unique track in its class.
According to the french magazine Automobile, Opel therefore eying this market segment. In 2012 the brand is expected to launch a small SUV , based on the Corsa – the Opel Cross Corsa
This new small SUV may debut a new platform (though that’s unlikely – it will probably share the same platform as the next Aveo and Corsa) and that it may also use a dual clutch set up + a mild-stop/start hybrid.
The Cross Corsa will have approximately 410 cm and will have the body raised from the ground, but will not be equipped with four-wheel drive . The car will be compared with Volkswagen CrossPolo and Dacia Sandero Stepway, but the shapes of the body and the technical configuration of the Cross Opel Corsa will compete on equal terms with the Japanese Suzuki SX4, Toyota Urban Cruiser and Nissan Juke.