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General Information
Vehicle Type: 2-door convertible, production car
Price: $---,---
Miles Per Gallon: --/-- mpg
Drivetrain
Configuration Front Engine/RWD
Engine: Turbocharged Inline-4
Displacement: 1998 cc
Horsepower: 260 bhp @ 5300 rpm
Torque: 260 lb-ft @ 2000 rpm
Max RPM: 6300 rpm
Transmission: 6-Speed Manual
Dimensions
Weight: ---- lbs
Height: --.- in
Length: ---.- in
Width: --.- in
Wheelbase: --.- in
Track: f: --.- / r: --.- in
Performance
0-60 mph: -.- sec
0-100 mph: --.- sec
Quarter Mile: --.- sec @ --- mph
Top Speed: 143 mph
Lateral Acceleration: .--g
Braking, 60-0 mph: --- ft
Slalom Speed: --.- mph
Nürburgring Lap Time: --.- minutes
A great name doesn’t have to be long. Indeed, for many automobile fans, the Opel GT is the cult sports car of the 1970s. In 2007 the legendary name is making a comeback in the form of a stunning two-seat roadster that could also make automobile history. With exciting, sharply-cut lines, rear-wheel drive, and a potent four-cylinder turbo engine with gasoline direct injection, the new sports car echoes the successful concept of the original GT, which was built between 1968 and 1973.

“The GT is a powerful addition to our range of attractive niche products, and thereby further enhances the appeal of the Opel brand”, says Carl-Peter Forster, President of GM Europe. “The Tigra, the Astra TwinTop, and the new GT mean that we will have three very different models, all of which deliver top-down driving excitement. Moreover, the GT is a perfect example of how GM uses and applies its worldwide resources for the good of the individual brands.”

The new Opel GT is fun to drive thanks to its front engine and rear-wheel drive, which together ensure a balanced weight distribution, and its 260-hp 2.0-liter ECOTEC turbo engine with gasoline direct injection. This accelerates the new GT from zero to 60 mph in less than six seconds, and enables a maximum speed of over 143 mph.

Another fun factor is the fabric roof, which folds down to provide open-air enjoyment denied to the owners of the first GT. The roof disappears completely beneath a cover, further underlining the GT’s sporty silhouette with short overhangs and widely spaced 18-inch wheels.

The development of the new Opel GT is an excellent example of transcontinental collaboration within GM. The design was inspired by the VX Lightning concept car, which was conceived by the GM Advanced Design Studio in Birmingham, England in May 2003 for the 100th anniversary of the Vauxhall brand. The new GT will be built in Wilmington/Delaware, in the USA, where its sister models, the Pontiac Solstice and the Saturn Sky, are also produced.

photos
Image Credits: Opel
OPEL GT ORIGINAL CHROME GAS CAP picture
OPEL GT ORIGINAL CHROME GAS CAP
$19.99

Opel GT Electric Dash Assembly picture
Opel GT Electric Dash Assembly
$150.0

Opel GT 1969 Electric  Dash  Assembly   picture
Opel GT 1969 Electric Dash Assembly
$200.0

Opel GT red tail light lens picture
Opel GT red tail light lens
$15.0

SATURN SKY PONTIAC SOLSTICE OPEL GT ACRYLIC WINDSCREEN picture
SATURN SKY PONTIAC SOLSTICE OPEL GT ACRYLIC WINDSCREEN
$69.0

Opel Gt Instrument Cluster picture
Opel Gt Instrument Cluster
$250.0

1969-73 Opel GT RetroSound Laguna Black Bezel & Chrome Face (03-73 Knob) picture
1969-73 Opel GT RetroSound Laguna Black Bezel & Chrome Face (03-73 Knob)
$169.99

Opel GT horn button picture
Opel GT horn button
$7.0

Opel GT Kadett Manta 67 to 73 Weber carb kit Solex to Weber conversion kit   picture
Opel GT Kadett Manta 67 to 73 Weber carb kit Solex to Weber conversion kit
$297.9

Opel GT New Ignition Cylinder W/2 Keys 2 Door Locks Glove Box '07-'09 picture
Opel GT New Ignition Cylinder W/2 Keys 2 Door Locks Glove Box '07-'09
$69.99

Opel  GT  front Windshield Gasket New picture
Opel GT front Windshield Gasket New
$130.0

OPEL GT SEAT RAILS picture
OPEL GT SEAT RAILS
$18.0


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