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Opel Speedster Turbo specs

Price in Europe €36,500
Car type Convertible
Curb weight 928-935 kg (2046-2061 lbs)
Origin country Germany
Gas mileage 8.5 l/100 km (28 mpg US / 33 mpg UK)
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0 - 50 kph2.0 s
0 - 80 kph3.9 s
0 - 100 kph5.0 s
0 - 130 kph8.6 s
0 - 160 kph13.0 s
0 - 200 kph22.2 s
1000 m25.4 s
60 - 100 kph (4)5.3 s
80 - 120 kph (5)7.1 s
Est. 100 - 200 kph17.4 s
Est. 0 - 60 mph4.8 s
Est. 1/8 mile9.5 s @ 89.5 mph
1/4 mile13.5 s
Opel Speedster Turbo acceleration graph

General performance

Top speed243 kph (151 mph)
Est. 0 - 100 mph - 021.9 s @ 1942 ft
Est. max acceleration0.60 g (6 m/s²)
Est. emissions203 g/km
100 kph - 039 m (127 ft)
200 kph - 0153 m (503 ft)

Powertrain specs

Engine type 4cly Turbo
Displacement 2.0 l (122 ci)
Power 200 ps (197 bhp / 147 kw)
Torque 250 Nm (184 lb-ft)
Power / liter 100 ps (99 hp)
Power / weight 215 ps (212 bhp) / t
Torque / weight 268 Nm (198 lb-ft) / t
Efficiency 24 PS per l/100 km
Power / €5000 27 ps
Transmission 5
Layout middle engine, rear wheel drive

More 0-60 and 1/4 mile times

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hostboy  4y ago

Estimates should say 12.8, NOT 14.8 at the 105 mph trap speed provided
0-60 is 4.6 which translates to 4.8-4.9 0-62, not 5.0


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FastestLaps  4y ago

With all due respect, this is NOT a 12 second car...

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hostboy  4y ago @FastestLaps

Maybe 13.3-13.4, but definitely not 14.8 with the 0-60 time of 4.6 (even 13.8 sounds too slow for a 4.6 0-60)

EDIT: I used and found out it's 13.6 for the Speedster Turbo :)

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murciélago  15y ago

Excellent and true sport car, but its nationality is totally unknown: built in Hethel (U.K.) with Opel/Vauxhall components, as engine, gearbox, brakes, ignition key etc., and bodywork designed by Opel/Vauxhall.

However, which is Opel/Vauxhall’s nationality: German? British? North American (GM)? And Lotus? Now it belongs to Malaysian Proton, but when the Speedster was designed it still belonged to GM.

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Anonymous  15y ago

Come on. This car has nothing to do with Germany. It was designed and built by the Lotus boys in Hethel.

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marco  16y ago

I've read on Evo magazine than gap between track configuration is about 7 seconds.

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Anonymous  16y ago

"faster than Nissan GT-R" "slower than Ferrari Enzo" LOL!

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Wads  16y ago

The lap seems quick because it was done on the old slightly shorter config of the track, the current config has a few changes which add around 5 seconds to an average lap.

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Anonymous  16y ago

how did the bedford lap happen?


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