New Opel Corsa GSi Review - The GSi Is Back

The legendary nameplate from Opel returns to South Africa. Ciro de Siena gets behind the wheel of the new Opel Corsa GSi.

This new little angry-looking red thing is the Opel Corsa GSi, and it marks the return of the GSi nameplate to South Africa.

South Africa has a unique history with those three letters. Thanks to the unruly Opel Superboss of the 80s, a car which was developed here and only sold in this country, the GSi moniker became associated with on-the-limit performance.

Given this history, this new Corsa has a huge weight of expectation on its shoulders. Ciro De Siena took it for a spin and found that...well, you'll have to watch to find out.

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