Opel Olympia 1953-1957

Opel Olympia 1953-1957

The new Opel Olympia Rekord was larger than its predecessor and had a slightly more powerful 1.5 litre engine.

Olympia

1953 Olympia Rekord

1953 Cabrio Coach

1953 Cabrio Coach

1955 Opel Olympia

1955 Opel Olympia

1956 brought a new grille. The Olympia was a cheaper version.

1956 Opel Olympia

1956 Opel Olympia

1956 Press photo

1956 Press photo

1957 Opel Olympia

1957 Opel Olympia

 

 

Specification
(1957 Olympia)

  • Engine
    Straight 4, 1488cc
  • Power
    45 hp @ 3900 rpm
  • Transmission
    3 speed Column change
  • Chassis
    Unitary construction
  • Brakes
    Drum
  • Top Speed
    122 km/h