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General Information

Year
1971
Make
Opel
Model
GT
Color
White with Carolina blu stripe
History
Owned since 2005, saved from being parted out, body work and paint done by Jared Roden in Michigan.
Note: I used to own one as a daily driver back in 1978 (Fireglow Orange with A/C), Had to have on again after being deployed to Germany and saw an Opel Dealership.
1971 Opel GT (White with Carolina blu stripe)

Modifications

Drivetrain
Cleaned up the engine bay, rewired, bigger Alternator, Pertronix with Flamethrower coil, Weber 32/36 with K&H filter in original canister. Electric fan with relay. Ottostart. Custom made cover over the front access area with details and painting for shows.
Interior
Custom wood Wheel, Wood Dash overlay and Headliner. 3 Point seat belts installed. Whole interior refinished and seats redone w/ a lumbar support added (comfy). Crack Free Dash.
Exterior
Chrome is in excellent Condition, Body paint is holding up with minor pop repairs needed occassionally.....hope to get repainted within 5 years.
Audio
Coming Soon spring of 2011! Secret Audio SST!
Wanted to keep the original AM radio in dash and the 4 speaker system with sony CD player that was mounted under dash died....UPGRADE :)
Suspension
Haven't touched anything yet....will probably need to soon.
Does have front and rear sway bars...firm in the turns :)
Wheel and Tire
Polished aluminum slotted 13" 4 x 100 shlby cobra mags NOS from ebayer.....really nice!

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