Sold - Opel Manta A series Late Rear Seat - £30

This is a part of a set of salvaged seats from a very late model variant of the Opel Manta A series. This style of seat is more substantial than those found on the earlier cars; the material has larger ventilation holes with a more pronounced grain to the leatherette. Some people like this style of seat for their support and comfort, whilst others hate them for not looking "sporty" enough.

For sale - late model Manta A series seat - £30

Regardless of aesthetics if you are an originality freak you will want these rare seats suitable for later models of the Opel Manta A series, including the SR, Luxus and Deluxe models. In my experience, this style of seat is generally only seen (in the UK) on those variants made during the 1974-75 period. The chassis number for such vehicles would usually begin with a 598 or 595 prefix and would correspond to; M, N and even P or R suffix registration plates.

Late model Opel Manta A series rear seat, in good condition

They are likely to be only suitable for the following applications:
  • Opel Manta A series
  • Opel Ascona A series

The seat back has the obligatory sunlight crack; in this case it was not very well hidden under a piece of Gaffa tape. The patch has long departed and only its ghostly glue residue remains.

Manta A seat back, it has the obligatory sunlight crack

The squab though is in very nice condition. I would guess that whoever owned the car didn't have any kids.

Manta seat base in nice condition, whoever owned the car didn't have kids

This late model Manta seat is available for £30; delivery is possible within the UK. but will be expensive due to size and weight, it might also be possible to send multiple items via pallet. Alternatively I can arrange for a rendezvous around the Midlands area for cost only. Likewise I could meet continental enthusiasts in the region around Calais or Dunkirk, but please ask for a quote first as this could be quite expensive to do.


Obsolete GM spares are not exactly plentiful in the UK, this is the very last of my stock and I will not be replacing them, so don't hang about if this is what you need for your classic Opel.

Send a message or leave a comment if you have any enquiries.


Updates:

27/10/18 - Offer made, awaiting payment.
30/10/18 - Now sold

2 comments

  1. What part of the uk is the OPEL MANTA A SERIES LATE REAR SEAT?
    Thanks in advance
    Juan

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