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Opel Super 6

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Opel Super 6

Opel Super 6
Manufacturer Opel (General Motors)
Production 1937–1938
Body and chassis
Class Luxury car
Body style 4-door sedan
2-door cabriolet
2-door coupé
Layout FR layout
Engine 2.5 litre straight-6
Length 4,370 mm (172.0 in)
Width 1,565 mm (61.6 in)
Height 1,600 mm (63.0 in)
Curb weight 1,145 kg (2,524 lb)
Predecessor Opel »6«
Successor Opel Admiral

The Opel Super 6 is a Luxury car built by the German car manufacturer Opel between 1937 and 1938. The car was equipped with a 2,5 litre straight-6 with a top speed of 115 km/h (71 mph). It was available in three different versions, a 4-door sedan, a 2-door coupé and a 2-door cabriolet.

An interesting detail was the windscreen wiper drive which received its power via a mechanical linkage from the camshaft, a solution which Opel continued to use in post-war Rekord models until 1957.


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