1983 Opel AsconaReview
Was A Good Car — Performance - 1,6l 66 kw Build Quality -engen was great but the bodywork left it down Appearance -white and again no extras Cost of Ownership -3000 EEK Fun Factor - it was a need to drive car. chiip to drive. chiip to run
Pros: does not break down
Cons: was burned down
Looking for a Used Ascona in your area?
CarGurus has thousands of nationwide listings and the tools to find you a great deal.
Reviews From Other Years
Well, where can i start... I always liked german cars, but the Ascona really is something a bit special. The mk1 was introduced back in the 70's as a mid-sized family car. Back then, the car really wa... Read More
....slooow Doowwnn Duuuude...
Mine was an "exclusive" version. Race seats and spoilers everywhere, but an engine of 1.3 liters in a way too heavy car:-/ When I drove away from the buyer, the rearview mirror fell of. Had two accide... Read More
A Temporay Car That Annoyed Me
It went like a small rocket ship, when it worked. The electronics was in a mess and I had to unplug and re-plug the ECU to make it start. Roomy and comfortable, it would have been a great car if the ... Read More
Opel was terrific. It had 1.8i engine and when I hit the pedal it accelerated like a rocket. Although fuel consumption was above average, it did not matter because the performance was great Read More
Rebuilt With A 2lt Red Top
The wheels came from a polish guy for €300 who thought that was expensive. The suspension has been stiffened, new paint job, the trims have been taken off for that European look!!! Read More
... its a shame I wrote it off. the old rear wheel drive, 2.0 automatic, excellent performance, and stunning to look at. It really used to hack off the Sierra drivers at the lights. Read More
German Rwd Youngtimer Classic
This is one of the last RWD Opels (some say one of the last real Opels). I've had it since 1994 and probably will never sell it because it's the car I like the most (and I've driven many). Read More
Opel Ascona I400
Very cool Opel Ascona, which is a legend for opel freaks in the 80's. Every kid wanted this one in particualar, because of its high power, and performance. It has won a lot of rallyes in the 80's. Read More