Opel Monza A1 1978-1982 & A2 1982-1987


June 10, 2013 By Mike Lee
Last updated on July 31, 2015
Opel Monza 3.0 GSE (1984)
Country
Germany
Top Speed (mph)
134
0-60 mph
8.7
1/4 mile
16.6
BHP
178 @5800rpm
Torque lbft
183 @4200rpm
BHP per ton
130
Engine capacity CC/CU
2969/181
Engine type
Straight 6 Fuel Injection
Aspiration
Normal
Compression Ratio
9.4:1
Valve Type/No
Overhead 12
Transmission (manual/auto)
Manual
No of speeds
5
Wheels driven
RWD
Brakes F/R
Disc/Disc
No. of Seats
2+2
Length (in)
186
Width (in)
68
Height (in)
53
Kerb Weight (lbs)
3014
Additional Info: Built between 1978-1982 as the Monza A1 with chrome bumpers and 1982-1987 as the Monza A2 with plastic colour coded bumpers. The Opel Monza name was also used on saloon cars in other countries, while it was the coupe version of the Opel Senator here in the UK. Also there were various engine options available in different countries such as a 115bhp 2.0, a 113bhp 2.2, a 136bhp 2.5, a 138bhp 2.8 and a 148bhp carburetted 3.0 (0-60 in 9.3 and 123mph). The 1984 GSE had recaro seats, an LCD dash and LSD.

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