Opel is preparing to introduce the neo-classical model Manta GSe ElektroMOD, which contains the most modern elements and is an expression of Opel technology.
The Manta GSe ElektroMOD, born from the reinterpretation of the Opel Manta A, the iconic car of its time, with Opel's young design team and superior technology, is getting ready to hit the road as an electric car with an exciting modern face. Manta GSe ElektroMOD; Communicating with graphic and text messages, the Pixel-Vizor application draws attention with its 19% electric motor and timeless design lines. The new Opel Manta GSe ElektroMOD will appear before car enthusiasts on May 2021, XNUMX.
Combining its superior German technology with the most contemporary designs, Opel is preparing to present the legendary Manta model, which sheds light on the future when it was produced, as a zero-emission ElectroMOD vehicle. Manta, the iconic vehicle of an era reshaped with Opel's new understanding of the future, draws attention with its design as an ElectroMOD with an exciting modern face. In this context, the inline four-cylinder gasoline engine under the characteristic black engine hood of the legendary Opel Manta is replaced by a powerful and modern electromotor. The "e" in the GSe now stands for electric instead of injection.
New Opel Manta interpreted ahead of the curve
At the Opel Manta, which combines electric vehicle technology with the most innovative elements and symbols on its body, the LED technology applied to the classic neon yellow body draws attention at first glance. The headlights with geometrical arrangement, the radiator grille and the “lightning” logo are positioned in front of the vehicle together with the “Pixel Visor”, Opel's most innovative application. In this context, the Pixel-Vizor, which stretches across the entire width of the vehicle and covers the front part of the vehicle like a visor, can communicate with graphics and text messages, reveals Opel's zero-emission future vision with a digital visual feast. Opel Manta GSe ElektroMOD reflects its mission to its surroundings through Pixel-Vizor with expressions such as "My German heart is electrified", "I am zero emission", "I am an ElectroMOD" along the front facade. The Manta stingray silhouette flowing over the Pixel-Vizor and the QR code design of the Manta logo, as well as the Rüsselsheim-based German manufacturer's logo shine as the center, details such as two lightning bolts flashing from inside the circle towards the visor's stylish LED daytime running lights complete Manta's innovative pre-aesthetic. .
Commenting on the subject, Opel Global Brand Design Manager Pierre-Olivier Garcia said, “Manta GSe ElektroMOD is the work of passionate designers, 3D modeling experts, engineers, technicians, mechanics, as well as product and brand experts. Opel fans, all of whom love cars and enjoy developing new things. With the Manta GSe, we are building a bridge from the long-established Opel tradition to a sustainable future. The spirit of time from the past to the present is absolutely fascinating. " used the expressions.
Will be officially introduced on May 19
Manta GSe ElektroMOD, a model developed in memory of the 1970 model Opel Manta A, is among the most innovative examples of RestoMod, a reinterpretation of classic cars with modern technology. Manta A, which was taken from the Opel Classic's garage for the project and brought back to life, was designed as a dream car with the most innovative and solution-oriented works of the young Opel development team. The new Manta, which incorporates a fully digital cockpit, electric batteries and all sportiness in order to become an Opel GSe, also symbolizes a MODern sustainable lifestyle as an ElektroMOD. The new Opel Manta GSe ElektroMOD, where the finishing touches were made in Rüsselsheim, the headquarters of Opel, will be introduced in exciting details on May 19, 2021.