Opel GT

Opel GT

Big things in small packages is what the Opel GT has stood for in drag racing for decades. Fred Werner's new piece takes that same ideology to both the streets and strip.

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At no time while driving the Opel GT was there any need to think about the rea axle or rear suspension, so it was another surprise to see a beam axle underneath; however, it was suspended on large-diameter coil-springs and located by forward-running radius-rods, a Panhard rod, a torque tube trunnion mounting, telescopic shock-absorbers mounted at 45-degrees and an anti-roll bar in a manner.

Opel GT

As with all Opel GTs our test car was a l.h.d. machine in standard trim, save the engine parts and 5½ inch alloy wheels, which were shod with 165-section Goodyear GP radial-ply tyres. The stage 1 engine kit is said to boost power to 107 b.h.p. nett (compared to 90 b.h.p. in standard form), thanks to redesigned inlet and exhaust manifolding.

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The Opel Club's GT page says that more than 100,000 of the things rolled off the Bochum assembly line before Opel canceled the GT and replaced it with the less sporting Manta Coupe. Like many.

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#1 · Dec 30, 2021 So, I have been fascinated with Opel GTs since I saw a guy putting a wide body kit on one in his driveway while ridding my bike through my neighborhood, which, was a long time ago. My hobby now is road track racing in my CMC Camaro but have always wanted to get a GT 4 banger race car.

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The Opel GT Concept will celebrate its world premiere at the 86 th Geneva International Motor Show (March 3 to 13, 2016). This trendsetting sportscar expresses the continuous innovative strength of Opel - breathtaking in its shape, reduced to the bare essentials, pure passion.

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Automotive History: The Opel GT. 1968-1973 - The Long Road From Inspiration To Production with Many Cooks Adding to the Broth Along The Way. By geelongvic - Posted on August 6, 2018 Production Opel GT 1968-1973 Sports car fever of the '50 and '60's infected enthusiasts, car designers, and car stylists alike on both sides of the Atlantic.

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Ricky Slade's 1969 Opel GT was going to originally be a stock restoration, but the project soon turned into a Pro Touring build.. Wheels: American Racing Torq-Thrust 17x8, front; 17x11, rear.

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Fabricator and supplier of Opel performance and racing parts. 46 154K Nov 16, 2020. 46 154K Nov 16, 2020. Forum Support. A forum community dedicated to Opel GT owners and enthusiasts. Come join the discussion about restorations, engine swaps, modifications, classifieds, troubleshooting, maintenance, and more!.

Opel GT

Engine built by http://www.gerent-motorsport.de/Filmed between 2013 and 2015 at the Nürburgring and Circuit Zolder.Filmed with Canon Legria HF M46Related vid.

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If ever there was a case of applying those principles and succeeding, the Opel GT campaigned by the Wayne County Speed Shop in the late 1970s and early '80s fits the bill. The car's existence and success is a classic case of looking at the rules for a given class and building a better drag racing mousetrap for it.

Opel GT

Electric Power: GT X Experimental stands for electrification of all Opel models by 2024. Opel concept vehicles: Designing the future for over 50 years. Rüsselsheim. Opel is giving a preview of the exciting future of the brand with a new Brand Concept. Its name: the Opel GT X Experimental - a bold, 4.06-metre, 5-door, all-electric compact SUV.

Opel GT

Published November 8, 2021 Comments ( 62) Photo: Jason Torchinsky Not too long ago, I got a chance to drive a lovely Opel GT owned by one of my favorite fellow car-thought-writer-downers, Elana.

Opel GT

The elegant Opel GT coupe was introduced as a concept at the 1965 Frankfurt and Paris Motor Shows and widely hailed in Europe as a mini Corvette. Opel was GM's European satellite, and the GT's origins were definitely entangled with the redesigned 1968 C3 Corvette; both shared styling cues from the 1965 Mako Shark II.. With a racing.

Opel GT

By then the Opel GT had already tasted competition: Henri Greder piloted one in rally racing, and then-privateer Alberto Donà drove a nearly stock Opel GT to a close second in class in his first race, the 1969 Bolzano-Mendola hillclimb. As per the day's rules, Group 4 race cars needed to retain full road equipment. First Victory for the GT

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#1 · May 13, 2008 Just seen this new thread fo racers and wanted to start one for drag racers. Quarter mile or eighth mile. I ruan my opel at eight ran a 8.94 on all motor no nitrous and on street tires. I now have the nitrous hooked up and a set of slicks for it. I just want to see who else drag races there opels.