Started on June 15 by wlkelley3

Opel GT


1970 Opel GT Just completed resto. stock except Weber carb and handmade interior. Got the original sale paperwork. 2-owners, 1st was sister friends father, then my family and passed on to me.

Latest updates
June 02
BBS wheels

Replaced stock 13X5 wheels w/BBS Basketweaves 14X6.5 off an E30 BMW.

Aug. 02
New factory Resonator Installed

Finally got the factory original exhaust resonator installed, Beats the plain single pipe the po …

March 15
Headlights out

A view of the roll-over headlights

March 15
More interior

More interior. Took a series of pics as I installed the interior.

March 15
Interior shots

A friend and I handmade (sewed) the interior. It’s slightly custom. Originally way too RED, …

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June 16, 2008, 6:16 p.m.

Absolutely beautiful, one of the most timeless sports cars ever!

Dec. 11, 2008, 2:05 p.m.

Ver, very nice

April 23, 2009, 12:59 p.m.

FANTASTIC. That interior is wild--but not tacky.

April 23, 2009, 1:42 p.m.

Very nice i once bought 5 Opel Gts at a auction for $660 bux , resold $3500 way back probably 15 years ago . Back then I Had 13 cars on my half acre lot HOA didnt exists back then . Sold them to one guy from Tampa FL . Nice looking vehicle . Just got a pik of one at my local hardware store the other day .

Sept. 6, 2009, 12:50 p.m.

Sweet car. Nice job on the interior!

Dec. 5, 2009, 9:04 a.m.

The Opel is looking good Wendell. I've always liked the looks of the GT.

April 18, 2010, 8:09 p.m.

I miss these cars

April 18, 2010, 8:09 p.m.

I miss these cars!

Aug. 8, 2010, 12:02 a.m.

I really enjoy the work you have done to show how good these cars can look. Thank you.

Nov. 22, 2010, 10:11 p.m.

That is one sexy car!

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