Opel previews the Astra OPC Extreme Concept

Concept Cars 30 Jan 2014
Opel previews the Astra OPC Extreme Concept

At the 2014 Geneva Motor Show Opel will present the Astra OPC EXTREME Concept, a study inspired by the homonimous 2002 showcar that previews the fastest street-legal Astra ever.


The Astra OPC EXTREME follows the Astra OPC X-treme Concept shown in 2002. While the red OPC X-treme from 12 years ago remained a single specimen, the new show car will provide the basis for a low-volume production run of the fastest street-legal Astra ever.

2001 Astra OPC X-treme Concept 2001 Astra OPC X-treme Concept

Above: the 2001 Astra OPC X-treme Concept

This OPC EXTREME is a direct derivative of the Astra OPC Cup racecar from the Nürburgring Endurance Championship (VLN).

Opel Astra OPC EXTREME Concept preview

Among the technical highlights are the integrated safety structure, racing seats and six-point seatbelts and a number of carbon fiber components that contribute to a reduced weight, compared to the 280 hp Astra OPC launched in 2012.

2001 Astra OPC X-treme Concept 2001 Astra OPC X-treme Concept 2001 Astra OPC X-treme Concept Interior 2001 Astra OPC X-treme Concept Interior

(Source: Opel)

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