1970 Opel GT 1900 fully restored, 5-speed manual For Sale
This stunning 1970 Opel GT 1900 is a San Diego, CA import. It has been extensively overhauled, rebuilt and restored in fullest sense of the word. It took nearly 6 years in Holland, between 2011 and 2017) to complete. The wonderful result shows that neither expense nor effort was spared in bringing her back to her full glory again. The whole process has also been meticulously photographically documented together with the accompanying invoices. The superb bodywork is straight and the paintwork is of an excellent quality. All of the decorative chrome work has been renewed. The engine has been completely upgraded with a 2.0 E Opel Manta B engine. The engine has been completely rebuilt using a special inlet manifold with twin Weber carburettors, a fast camshaft, a special SS exhaust system and an individually operated fan to cool the manifold. The mechanical rebuild was also not budget limited with everything from the rocker arms, pushrods, timing chain, cogwheels, tensioners, oil-pump housing, alternator, starter engine, cooling system, the heating radiator, piston ring, the con rod and crankshaft bearings to the tank float, amongst other items to be replaced. The gearbox has been completely changed to the ZF-5 one from the Opel Manta. The revised transmission has a completely new clutch set with new synchromesh rings, pressure group en bearing, clutch plates and clutch cable. The brakes have also been totally upgraded to include steel break conduits, a new brake head-cylinder and the larger Opel Record 2.2 E perforated discs. It has been fitted a 4-lots of new Yellow Koni shock breakers. Underneath the car the support strut rubbers, the ball joints and steering ball joint and steering hub housing have been replaced with new ones. It has its original ‘Chartreus yellow 406’ finish with black vinyl trim. The dashboard and steering wheel are covered in hand-stitched real leather. In short this is a very fast Opel GT that has lovingly been restored and upgraded by its owner. Mechanically and visually the car is in an absolute top-quality condition!
Price in euro: €28.500;-
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