Opel Olympia Rekord
 
Opel Olympia Rekord
Technical Specification

Mark & Model Opel Olympia Rekord
Year 1955
Registration plate Austrian
Chassis Number R-55-LZ-165979
Engine Number 1.5L-55-18497
Engine Capacity 1488
Transmissions Manual
Mileage 24553 Km
Body style Two door Saloon
Interior color Tan Moquette
Exterior color Grey
Seating capacity Four
Wheels and Tyres Steel
Asking Price £1,500
The Opel Olympia Rekord was introduced in March 1953 as successor to the Opel Olympia, a pre-World War II design dating back to 1935. The Opel Olympia Rekord was built until 1957 in four different versions. Around 580,000 units were produced. Styling of the 1953-54 sedans resembled scaled-down versions of the contemporary Chevrolet in the U.S. Both cars were of course, products of General Motors
 
 
 
UPDATE 28/12 The recorded mileage is recorded as 24553 Km (15344 miles) First registered in Austria in April 1955 to Baron Carl Ludwig Braun, the Opal was purchased in March 1977 by Franz Hacker, who moved to the UK in 1978 before settling in Jersey in 1993. Now unused for some years it is never the less complete and being sold for restoration. Sold as a non running car for restoration, with original documentation, Austrian registration books, confirming ownership history, year pf manufacture, and original Opel Handbook. Complete with original badges and decals
 
For restoration
 
 
 
For restoration
 
Complete but non running.
 
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