This 1960 Rekord was a replacement for a 59 that was destroyed in a fire ten years previous. Since purchasing this car I found a 1957 with good body - so the restoration of the 60 will lead it towards becoming a convertible.
1960 Opel Rekord (Green)
stock 1500 cc - six volt electrical system
Old sun rotted upholstery was replaced with two tone vinyl.
replacement front fenders installed in late summer 2010
An "Opel" Balupunkt AM / Long-Wave radio is being restored for this car
double cylinder front brakes present a challenge
Wheel and Tire
Nov 2010 - another P1 joins the family !