Opel

Note: These statistics are based only on the results available in the RSC archive database.
They cannot be modified or updated on their own and do not necessary cover all events ever held
but rather just major sports car events plus meetings selected by RSC.

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General figures:
Data covers years:1925-1928, 1933, 1954, 1962-2009, 2012-2019
Number of events:760 (including 20 races where did not start and 1 official test)
Total entries:1833 (contains 1233 finishes and 391 retirements, finishing ratio: 75%)
Photos in Gallery:245 (13% of all entries)
Achievements:
Wins:16Additional class wins79
Second place finishes:24Top 3 finishes2
Third place finishes:34Races finished on podium68
Best result (count):1st (16x)Pole positions4
Notes of interest:
Most frequent drivers:Helge Snabb (43), Otto Kälberer (25), Hans-Wilhelm Ridder (23), Franz Heine (22), Rolf-Thorsten Dietrich (22), Stefan Kissling (21), Peter Pütz (20), Günter Ergenzinger (19), Heinrich Haag (18), Volker Strycek (17), Johann Weisheidinger (17), Herbert Herler (16)
Most frequent types:Kadett (459), Commodore (404), GT (176), Manta (165), Ascona (161), Calibra (151), Astra (123), Lotus (45), Monza (43), Vectra (24), Rekord (14)
Most frequent chassis:942040850 (15), 941831592 (13), 792715158 (9), OVL 204 (8), 941854143 (8), 941906704 (7), VIT 176 (6)
Most frequent tracks:Nürburgring (579), Spa (178), Hockenheim (93), Zolder (93), Ronde Cévenole (71), Zandvoort (68), Tour de France (43), Monza (41), Ahvenisto (35), Giro d'Italia (33), Vallelunga (31)
Most frequent countries:D (828), B (271), I (167), F (130), NL (72), SF (65), A (55), S (53), USA (49), CS (29), ZA (20)

Types:

Chassis Numbers:

7 - Opel Commodore GS/E - BP Belgium46 - Opel Manta - Kissling Motorsport12 - Opel-Lotus #OVL 204 - ZELE Motorsport17 - Opel Commodore GS/E - Opel Racing Team
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