2001 Osca 2500 GT The OSCA 2500 GT is a prototype and the car was born in 2001, out of a partnership between Luca Zagato former owner of Z Cars and the entrepreneur Japanese Shozo Fujita. To them we owe the initial design of the car, which then put her hands on another great Italian …

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2009 Oreca FLM-09 In 2009 the Automobile Club de l’Ouest (ACO) created Formula Le Mans (FLM) as a one-make series intended to level the playing field and curb the increasing costs of endurance racing. The cars were made by Oreca as a variant of Courage LC75 with a near-stock version of the LS3 GM V8 …

2011 Oreca 03 Following construction of the Formula Le Mans prototypes and the purchase of Crouage, Oreca developed the 03 for LMP2 in 2011. The chassis was used with little sucess by Signatech Nissan using a NISMO VK45DE 90º V8 and Race Performance with a Judd/BMW HK 90º V8. Oreca purchased Courage in 2007 and …

2004 Orca C113 Rene Beck’s vision of a supercar is the Orca C113. For the past 15 years, Rene has personally financed development of a car which rivals the Pagani Zonda, Porsche Carrera GT and Ferrari’s Enzo. Rene states ”We will build the fastest road car in the world.” Rene’s project began in 1987, but …

1964 Orbitron VAN NUYS, Calif. – A lost artifact from the pinnacle of the Custom era has been found, and what Hot Rod Magazine dubbed ‘the most incredible barn find ever’ is now in California for a complete and faithful restoration. Ed ‘Big Daddy’ Roth’s Orbitron, a far-out bubble-topped show car built in 1964 and …

2000 Opel Speedster In Detail engine Inline-4 displacement 2200 cc / 134.3 in³ power 109.6 kw / 147.0 bhp @ 5800 rpm specific output 66.82 bhp per litre bhp/weight bhp per tonne torque 203.0 nm / 149.7 ft lbs @ 1900 rpm body / frame Composite driven wheels Mid Engine front tires F 175/55ZR-17 rear …

2001 Opel Signum 2 Concept The Signum 2 is powered by the prototype of an eight-cylinder direct injection gasoline engine. The so-called ‘Global XV8’ aluminum concept unit was developed by GM Powertrain in the United States. Infotainment (all systems invisible when not in use): Driver side: Customizable monitor (color, 8.9, 2:1 format) Center console: Central …

1993 Opel Omega EVO 500 In Detail engine Inline-6 valvetrain DOHC 4 Valves / Cyl displacement 3000 cc / 183.1 in³ bore 64 mm / 2.52 in stroke 66 mm / 2.6 in compression 8.2:1 power 238.6 kw / 320.0 bhp specific output 106.67 bhp per litre bhp/weight bhp per tonne torque 280 nm / …

1983 Opel Monza GSE As the Opel Monza GSE turned 30 years old this year, it is now officially a member of the classic car club. This coupé ancestor of the Opel Monza Concept Car, also being presented at the IAA (Hall 8, Stand D09), is an exclusive automobile, with sporty equipment and trim, powered …

1963 Opel Kapitän L Already established as a true classic is the 1963 Opel Kapitän L (L stands for luxury), which celebrates its 50th anniversary this year and is the third, and oldest, Opel highlight on the VDA stand. Straight lines and a stretched form are the Kapitän’s main bodystyling themes, while the slightly arched …

2009 Opel Insignia VXR Luton – Packing 325 horsepower, a sophisticated four-wheel-drive chassis and a sub-six second 0-60 time, Vauxhall’s new Insignia VXR is set to take the mid-size performance saloon market by storm when it goes on sale early this summer, with a level of dynamic prowess which aims to raise the bar in …

2010 Opel Insignia OPC Rüsselsheim. The high performance version of the Car of the Year 2009 will be unveiled on May 7, when the Opel Insignia OPC premieres at the Barcelona Motor Show, ten years after the launch of the first OPC model (Opel Performance Center). The heart of the Insignia OPC is its 2.8 …

2003 Opel Insignia Concept In addition to its progressive, elegant and dynamic design, the Insignia features numerous innovations including extensive use of LED lighting technology and unique pantograph-action doors and tailgate. Further highlights include the versatile interior layout and excellent driving dynamics. Says Opel’s Chairman and Managing Director, Carl-Peter Forster: ‘The Insignia is not an …

2003 Opel GTC Geneve Opel is giving a preview of its future designs with the debut of the GTC Genève concept car – GTC stands for Gran Turismo Compact – at the 73rd Geneva Inter-national Motor Show (March 6th to 16th 2003). Taut lines, clear surfaces, three-dimensional headlights, wide wheelarches and crafted details are the …

2007 Opel GTC Concept 2007-03-05 – Russelsheim/Geneva. The world premiere of the GTC Concept (Gran Turismo Coupe) at the 77th Geneva Motor Show gives an insight into how dynamic and refreshing Opel’s new design language will look in the future. This concept car demonstrates the new interpretation of the Opel brand,” explains Alain Visser, Executive …

2010 Opel Flextreme GT/E Opel will unveil its Flextreme GT/E concept car at the 80th Geneva Motor Show (March 4 – 14), that will boost the company’s credentials as a leader in green technologies, offering expressive design with efficient environmental performance – and engineered with German precision. In Opel’s strategy for achieving more independence from …

1996 Opel Calibra V6 4×4 In 1996 Opel was one of three manufacturers entering the International Touring Car Championship. Due to the rising costs of dealing with the FIA, this series was cancelled only after one year.

1993 Opel Calibra V6 The special exhibition also features other iconic cars from Opel. The youngest is the 170 hp Calibra V6, introduced 20 years ago and built from 1993 to 1997. The Opel Calibra was the most successful sports coupé of the 1990s and 238,647 units were built during its seven-year production run. This …

1991 Opel Calibra Turbo The Opel Calibra is a coupé, which was engineered and produced by German automaker Opel between 1989 and 1997, but sold until 1999 in the United Kingdom as the Vauxhall Calibra by Vauxhall. It was also marketed as the Chevrolet Calibra in South America by Chevrolet, and the Holden Calibra in …

2001 Opel Astra X-Treme Concept The very best of motor sport engineering applied to a road car, a tempting concept that was born into Opel’s motor sport department in 1999. The idea was a natural next step after the company showed an Astra Coupé race car design study, then a vision of the competition car …

2005 Opel Astra VXR 2005-09-02-The VXR is the ultimate expression of new Astra. Taking the name of the VX Racing Astras, four-times winners of the British Touring Car Championship, the VXR has the power and performance figures which were reserved for supercars just a few years ago. Designed and tuned in the UK, Astra VXR …

2004 Opel Astra HPC Concept Russelsheim. In addition to the new Astra GTC and the Astra GTC with the new panorama windshield, Opel presents a third world premiere at this year’s Paris Motor Show: the Astra High Performance Concept. The power-red-lacquered design study based on the three-door model demonstrates the dynamic potential of the new …

1923→1932 OM 665 ‘Superba’ In 1923, Officine Meccaniche started production of the Tipo 665 or Superba with side-valve, 6-cylinder engine. This model became one of Italy’s foremost sports cars and as a result they were sold all over Europe. The car was based off the four-cylinder OM 469 of 1922, but featured a new side-valve, …

The Gymkhana THREE Fiesta, designed by DC, is emblazoned with similar livery to Block’s Monster World Rally Team Rally America Fiesta and his Focus RS WRC; however, the “drip pattern” livery is larger and more pronounced than the rally car’s design. The carbon fiber hydraulic e-brake handle has been changed to a custom-made metal piece, …

2010 Olsbergs MSE Fiesta MkVll Ford has announced the new Fiesta will make its American motorsports debut at the Pike’s Peak International Hill Climb on July 19. Two specially modified Fiestas will be entered by Sweden’s Olsberg Motor Sport Evolution team, with manger Andreas Eriksson and professional rally driver Marcus Grönholm taking the wheel. They’ve …

2013 OlsbergsMSE Fiesta ST GRC In many ways the 2014 Ford Fiesta ST is a race car built for the street; Global RallyCross Championship (GRC) fans will soon get an up-close view of the same car built exclusively for competition at the Chicago Auto Show. With Ford’s global launch of Fiesta ST under way, Ford …

1959 Old Yeller II The Old Yeller story is one of passion, performance and determination. At the center of these cars was Max Balchowsky who took on the best in the business with his motoring equivalent of a mutt. From their outward appearance, cars like Old Yeller II appeared crude, but all of the Yellers …