Jump to content
bris jas

OPEL MANTA V8

Recommended Posts

I’ve Decided to Put Up For Sale My Manta V8.

Manta GTE Hatchback 1988

Spec of car as follows –

4.0 TVR V8 engine with Edelbrock 500 cfm carb – Silicon Hoses

Lt77 Gearbox – Custom Propshaft

Volvo 1041 Locker Diff with disc’s

Front Hubs machined (By TJM Motorsport) to take the 5 stud Volvo pattern as rear – Saab Turbo Front Brakes

All Disc’s Vented and Grooved

Rear Axle is 4 linked with adjustable Panhard Rod

Custom Roll Cage

Bucket Seats and harnesses (out of date)

Rear Has Coilovers, Front Spax Springs with Adjustable Spax Shocks

Bias Pedal Box with Remote Dual Servo

Braided Fuel Line and Brake Flexi’s

PowerFlex Bushes

Large Alloy Radiator and Electric Fan, Never Over Heats

Facet Red Top Fuel Pump, Filter King Regulator

RaceTech Speedo and Rev Counter

As New Federal RS-R 205/50/16 Tyres

400 Glass Fibre Bonnet like New

Had The Car Up On Stands Earlier, Still as Solid as When I Put her in the Garage a Year Ago!

I built the car as a track car but after spending so much time and money decided to make it road legal as well.

Mot, ran out just after I put it away in my nice dry garage, only things I think it might fail on is couple of leaks (joints) in the exhaust and possibly the emission may next tweaking.

Car is currently Sorn.

Any inspection is more than welcomed.

Asking Price £4,995

P’m for more details or contact details

Thanks for looking

Jason

IMG_1018.JPG

IMG_1017.JPG

IMG_0110.JPG

IMG_0108.JPG

IMG_1420.JPG

IMG_0103.JPG

IMG_1016.JPG

  • Like 7

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Since I know the car and Jason well, I'll say for anyone looking - yes, it's awesome, and worth every penny.

Good luck mate :)

  • Like 1

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Yep well known car to us Brizzle lads.

Nice car, here it is at our club stand at Castle Combe track back in 2013

20130629_093508.jpg

  • Like 1

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Very nice , tidy conversion, like the air intake through the inner lights. Good luck with the sale.

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Hi Darren,

Possibly, i took it off of sale not long after i advertised it as decided to keep as such a great car.

I have bought 2 other Mantas since and one is a big restoration so i might think about selling it again. If you are interested send me a private message and we can go from there.

Forgot to mention it now has Mot with no advisories

Jason

Edited by bris jas

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Hi Jason, sorry about the late reply. 

I am still looking for a manta either this one or a project. I am currently building my garage to hold my manta in which is taking a lot of my time but I do understand that these don't come around very often! It's great that it has an mot, I would be very interested in viewing it if it's something you might be selling in the future?

thanks Darren 

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Create an account or sign in to comment

You need to be a member in order to leave a comment

Create an account

Sign up for a new account in our community. It's easy!

Register a new account

Sign in

Already have an account? Sign in here.

Sign In Now


  • Recently Browsing   0 members

    No registered users viewing this page.

×