For Sale: 1981 Opel Manta with a Chevy V8

1981 Opel Manta with a Chevy 327 V8

This 1981 Opel Manta is for sale in Orpington, England for £12,500 or about $16,281. The project was originally built in the 80’s and called “Mega Manta”. The current owner repainted the car in 2016-2017. Under the hood sits a Chevy 327 ci V8 connected to a Turbo 350 three-speed automatic transmission and GM 10-bolt … Read more

Opel Manta 400 with a RB25DET Inline-Six

Opel Manta 400 with a RB25DET inline-six

This Opel Manta 400 was built for a lucky customer by Retropower in Hinckley, England. The project’s goal was make the Manta into a comfortable cruiser with a Group B rally exterior. However when the company stumbled across a Nissan R33 GTS-T, they decided to transplant the entire RWD powertrain. To make this work, it … Read more