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Opel History

History

This is the history of the brand Opel since the establishment of the company and up to the most modern of vehicles produced under this brand.

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Opel

This is, perhaps, the most famous German mark, which rapidly became a success. Recognized as an economical and cost-efficient car of its time. The history of which is connected with the businessman Adam Opel. It's Opel. How did everything begin?


A brief history of


In 1890, is based firm under the name of Adam Opel AG. She was engaged in manufacture of bicycles, which were the first in Berlin.


In 1899 left in the first car Opel, which had an internal combustion engine. Its technical data: single cylinder unit capacity of 4 l / s and the ability to ramp up to 20 km/h.


In 1903, the German company has achieved a good result. She created the 4-cylinder engine with a capacity of 20 h.p., which disbanded the car up to 65 km/h! It was high achievement for the year.


1906 year was a milestone for the company Opel. In Germany was built its own plant, was released about 1000 cars.


In 1924 began high-volume production of cars Opel. Which had a 4-cylinder engine, the power of 14 BHP at speeds up to 60 km/h.


In 1929, the automobile concern GM bought the majority of shares in Opel. In connection with the great changes took place, which marked success. One of them was a model of P4. She was of two kinds: the first is a sport version with a 6-cylinder engine, the second - budget option with 4-cylinder unit, which can develop speed up to 85 km/h.
In the 1980s, the company began to pay great attention to the reduction of fuel consumption. Was released model Opel Omega low allocation of exhaust gases, in order to save fuel.


In 1999 В«OpelВ» celebrated its centenary.


Opel is auto, which has always been recognized the most reliable and cost-effective, and most importantly available.

Opel cars, presented in our catalogue:

Latest classic Opel cars offered in listings:

IMPORTED BY GENERAL MOTORS 0 $15,000.00
Two local owners, needs to be restored, no reserve! Two local owners, needs to be restored, no reserve! 13 $2,750.00
1973 OPEL GT PROFESSIONAL RESTORATION/ ALMOST COMPLETED 1973 OPEL GT PROFESSIONAL RESTORATION/ ALMOST COMPLETED 12 $8,900.00
1974 Opel Manta Rallye 56K super nice professionally maintained 1974 Opel Manta Rallye 56K super nice professionally maintained 12 $4,000.00
1973 Opel Opel GT Coupe 2-Door 1.9L 1973 Opel Opel GT Coupe 2-Door 1.9L 12 $5,600.00
1969 OPEL GT 1969 OPEL GT 21 $13,900.00
1970 Opel GT Chris Alston Frame 1970 Opel GT Chris Alston Frame 12 $2,950.00
1973 Opel Gt pro Street 1973 Opel Gt pro Street 12 $21,000.00
Pro Street Opel GT Pro Street Opel GT 12 $11,500.00
OPEL GT 78000 Original Miles 2 Owner Great Condition NO RESERVE OPEL GT 78000 Original Miles 2 Owner Great Condition NO RESERVE 21 $4,059.99
1967 Opel Kadett Rallye 1.1L 1967 Opel Kadett Rallye 1.1L 12 $3,222.00
1973 Opel GT 1973 Opel GT 11 $6,177.77
1972 Opel Gt "corvette look alike" 1972 Opel Gt "corvette look alike" 12 $5,500.00
1970 Opel GT 1900 1970 Opel GT 1900 5 $2,800.00
1972 Opel Opel GT Coupe 2-Door 1.9L 1972 Opel Opel GT Coupe 2-Door 1.9L 10 $7,000.00
1971 Opel Opel GT 1.9L 1971 Opel Opel GT 1.9L 12 $5,100.00
1972 Opel Gt 1.9 Liter, Automatic and Clean 1972 Opel Gt 1.9 Liter, Automatic and Clean 12 $3,801.00
1972 Opel Gt!!!   no reserve auction 1972 Opel Gt!!! no reserve auction 12 $5,800.00
last week on ebay!!!1974 Opel Manta Rallye Edition last week on ebay!!!1974 Opel Manta Rallye Edition 4 $2,800.00
VINTAGE - 1970  OPEL  -  GT  -  PROJECT  -  VERY  COOL VINTAGE - 1970 OPEL - GT - PROJECT - VERY COOL 10 $670.00
73 Opel GT 1900 73 Opel GT 1900 2 $9,000.00
1969 OPEL GT NO RUST 27500 original miles RARE 1.1 engine 93 series 1969 OPEL GT NO RUST 27500 original miles RARE 1.1 engine 93 series 12 $3,550.00
1969 Opel Kadett 2DR Wagon 24,000 orig miles ,excellent floors and frame 1969 Opel Kadett 2DR Wagon 24,000 orig miles ,excellent floors and frame 12 $6,000.00
70 Opel GT 1900 Series 70 Opel GT 1900 Series 2 $12,000.00
Opel GT 1971 Opel GT 1971 4 $16,500.00
1969 Opel Kadett Rallye 4spd restoration investment GT over 400 NOS parts 1969 Opel Kadett Rallye 4spd restoration investment GT over 400 NOS parts 12 $1,825.00
opel olympia rekord black 1953 oldtimer classic car opel olympia rekord black 1953 oldtimer classic car 4 $13,750.00
Opel Campo 1938 Opel Campo 1938 5 $212.50
1971 BUICK OPEL GT SPORTS CAR ESTATE BARN FIND 71 GERMAN IMPORT CA 1971 BUICK OPEL GT SPORTS CAR ESTATE BARN FIND 71 GERMAN IMPORT CA 12 $Original price3,750.
1974 Opel Manta 1974 Opel Manta 12 $5,000.00
1972 Opel GT 99.9% rust free Arizona car hot rod rat street project no reserve 1972 Opel GT 99.9% rust free Arizona car hot rod rat street project no reserve 12 $1,250.00
1973 Opel Opel GT 1.9L 1973 Opel Opel GT 1.9L 12 $6,000.00
1972 Classic rare car!! OPEL GT w/ 4800 miles NO RESERVE!! 1972 Classic rare car!! OPEL GT w/ 4800 miles NO RESERVE!! 12 $5,500.00
1974 Opel Manta Rallye Edition 1974 Opel Manta Rallye Edition 4 $2,900.00
1974 Opel Manta Base Coupe 2-Door 1.9L Rare 1974 Opel Manta Base Coupe 2-Door 1.9L Rare 12 $2,800.00
null GT 1900 null GT 1900 11 $3,000.00
1971 OPEL GT    "NO RESERVE" 1971 OPEL GT "NO RESERVE" 8 $1,000.00
1970 Opel GT Coupe GM 4CYL AUTO 1970 Opel GT Coupe GM 4CYL AUTO 1 $4,679.00
Opel GT Opel GT 6 $5,345.00
1970 OPEL GT - original CA car - 3rd owner - auto, sunburst yellow/black int 1970 OPEL GT - original CA car - 3rd owner - auto, sunburst yellow/black int 11 $13,245.00
1972 Opel Gt Coupe 1972 Opel Gt Coupe 7 $9,218.00
 OPEL MONZA 3.0E SUPERB EXAMPLE FROM A COLLECTABLE LIMITED BUILD OF JUST 108 CARS OPEL MONZA 3.0E SUPERB EXAMPLE FROM A COLLECTABLE LIMITED BUILD OF JUST 108 CARS 11 £4,100.00
 Opel Monza 3.0 E S Opel Monza 3.0 E S 5 £3,100.00
1970 Opel GT - Fire Glow Orange ( looks Red) 1970 Opel GT - Fire Glow Orange ( looks Red) 11 $5,389.00
1970 Opel Opel GT Coupe 2-Door 1.9L 1970 Opel Opel GT Coupe 2-Door 1.9L 4 $10,038.00
1970  Opel GT 1.9L 1970 Opel GT 1.9L 7 $10,576.00
1972 Opel GT Voupe Orange on Black  Manual Rare 1972 Opel GT Voupe Orange on Black Manual Rare 1 $13,687.00
1971 Opel GT - low mileage and excellent original condition 1971 Opel GT - low mileage and excellent original condition 1 $11,865.00
1970 Opel GT 1970 Opel GT 11 $4,950.00
1972 Opel GT 1972 Opel GT 5 $8,141.00
1970  Opel GT 1.9L - American Drivers Side 1970 Opel GT 1.9L - American Drivers Side 4 $16,503.00
Spectacular 1973 Opel GT 49,000 original miles bare metal respray Spectacular 1973 Opel GT 49,000 original miles bare metal respray 11 $6,978.00
1970 Opel GT, Restored, 100 PICS, Ready for Fun, PA Inspected, 1.9 Liter 4 Speed 1970 Opel GT, Restored, 100 PICS, Ready for Fun, PA Inspected, 1.9 Liter 4 Speed 11 $6,819.00
Rare 1970 Opel Opel GT Coupe 2-Door 1.9L Rare 1970 Opel Opel GT Coupe 2-Door 1.9L 11 $5,860.00
1969 Opel GT--WOW! 1969 Opel GT--WOW! 11 $6,919.00
 Opel Kapitan Opel Kapitan 6 £5,995.00
70 Opel GT 70 Opel GT 11 $7,552.00
 OPEL MANTA GTE EXECLUSIVE - A RARE FIND - MOT TO MAY 2014 OPEL MANTA GTE EXECLUSIVE - A RARE FIND - MOT TO MAY 2014 11 £3,795.00
 Opel Manta 400 Thunder Saloon Rally Opel Manta 400 Thunder Saloon Rally 11 £10,000.00
1970 Yellow! 1970 Yellow! 1 $7,200.00
 1978 OPAL MANTA 2 DR COUPE SR BERLINETTA ONLY 39K MILES V.ORIGINAL SUPERB AUTO 1978 OPAL MANTA 2 DR COUPE SR BERLINETTA ONLY 39K MILES V.ORIGINAL SUPERB AUTO 12 £4,999.00
 OPEL GT-1968 OPEL GT-1968 20 £12,450.00
1970 Opel GT older Resto plus Free DCOE webers Best Offer 1970 Opel GT older Resto plus Free DCOE webers Best Offer 13 $4,500.00
1970 White Opel GT Runs -  includes a parts car and a restoration project car 1970 White Opel GT Runs - includes a parts car and a restoration project car 16 $9,000.00
 opel manta i240 replica,red top,quaife,outstanding opel manta i240 replica,red top,quaife,outstanding 11 £4,500.00
 Opel GT , Conrero Style , Twin 40 Opel GT , Conrero Style , Twin 40 6 £10,500.00
 opel manta berlinetta 1.8s good condition tax and test opel manta berlinetta 1.8s good condition tax and test 12 £2,500.00
 1970 OPEL GT 2DR SPORT CLASSIC GOLD 1900 1970 OPEL GT 2DR SPORT CLASSIC GOLD 1900 12 £5,975.00
 OPEL MANTA GTE EXECLUSIVE OPEL MANTA GTE EXECLUSIVE 14 £3,795.00
 Opel Manta SR Berlinetta Opel Manta SR Berlinetta 12 £3,950.00
 opel Manta (Manta 400project) opel Manta (Manta 400project) 11 £3,500.00
 Opel GT Opel GT 12 £12,500.00
 Rat Rod 1938 Opel Hot Rod Rat Rod 1938 Opel Hot Rod 4 £7,000.00