Vauxhall’s awakening of the VXR achievement sub-brand will be as an all-electric line, with a array of bodystyles planned, according to bang-up Stephen Norman.
As able-bodied as a hot adaptation of the Corsa-e, accession aboriginal abutting year, there will be a VXR adaptation of the Vivaro-e electric van in 2020. It’s accepted that the VXR branding will be acclimated on the accessible second-generation Mokka in electric form, too.
Autocar understands the focus of the changes will initially be added on corrective upgrades, but administration and achievement revisions could affection on some models.
The accommodation to go all-electric for the Corsa VXR may accept ramifications for affinity close Peugeot, which was belief up the two powertrain choices for a GTI adaptation of its carefully affiliated 208 supermini.
Norman additionally told Autocar that he believes his company’s contempo accent on Britishness in announcement may pay assets if the government decides to go for a ‘hard Brexit’ at the end of the month. He declared the accepted UK car bazaar as “incredibly difficult” and “not aloof overheated but actually scalding” as manufacturers attempt to bright ample stocks, over-ordered at the alpha of the year.
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