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Meet the Vauxhall Corsa

Book and drive the Vauxhall Corsa by the minute, hour or day. This easy to drive, fuel efficient car is available in both Roundtrip and Flex, with Roundtrip prices starting from £8.50/hour and £79/day or Flex available from £0.31/min and £14/hour.
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Helpful Tips for the Corsa

How to start the vehicle? 

Put the key in the ignition and rotate the key into second position. Recommendation: Make sure the gear is in neutral position with break applied for safety reasons.

How to put the car into drive, reverse and park?

Manual: Apply clutch before shifting to any gear. For reverse, please choose gear stick position with R

Automatic: Press the unlock button on the side of the gear stick to shift into position D for driving. For reverse, do the same but shift to R for reverse. 

How to adjust the wing mirrors? 

The mirrors are adjusted using a joystick positioned above the window switches in the driver's door. The joystick can be twisted to adjust the left and right mirrors, then simply pushed to move the mirror in the corresponding direction. 

How to use the headlights and turn signals?

Using the left lever, push up and down to activate the turn signals. The headlights are operated to the right of the steering wheel, twisting the dial to the right for the main headlights. 

Where is the fuel card? 

Open the driver side door and look to the side of the dashboard, there you will find the fuel card in a white sleeve. Look towards the door hinges / door jamb.

How do I release the boot?

To release the boot, simply press the release button on the boot.

How to use the windscreen wipers? 

To operate the windscreen wipers, use the lever to the right of the steering wheel. Push the lever up to engage the wipers and further up for faster speeds.

How to release the bonnet? 

The bonnet is released by pulling forward the vertical lever located on the left-hand side of the passenger foot well. Once released, the bonnet is opened by sliding 2-3 fingers under the front edge and lifting this lever (the black part), situated in the center of the bonnet.

How to use the Vauxhall Corsa automatic gearbox?

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How to use the Vauxhall Corsa automatic gearbox?

In order to shift between D 'drive', N 'neutral' and P 'park' you need to apply the brake pedal and press the 'unlock' button to shift. The gearbox on the automatic Corsas might be different from what you're used to, but after a few minutes familiarising yourself with the car you'll get used to it. 

Our community rules

Before you hit the road, read our community rules of car-sharing.

return on time

Return it right

Return a Roundtrip on time, or you can extend your booking. Drop a Flex in our Zipzone.

Belongings and rubbish

Keep it clean

Clean up, don’t smoke and take everything with you. Don’t forget to recycle your rubbish!

Full fuel gauge

Fill ‘er up

If fuel is below ¼ tank at the end of your trip, fill up before you return to it’s bay. Fuel's on us!