1988 Vauxhall Astra MK2 GTE
(Featured on 9th December 2013)
Registration: F754 GNK
Sellers original description:
Superb low mileage ASTRA GTE 8V in fantastic condition. covering only 60000 miles it has been dry stored for @5 yrs and in that time has had lots of money spent to bring it to it current condition.
80's DIGITAL DASH ,and warning display in centre top of dash all working correctly Sunroof,with tilt and slide mech and sun blind , Electric mirrors, cd player, Heated rear screen,, Spare wheel and jack.
After an inspection it is evident that this example does not suffer from any of the common rust issues that can be associated with astra mk 11 s i.e rear arches rusting , the bodywork defies its age. this example even comes with the original GM dealer number plate logo
Being a car of the 1980s, the interior has a wonderful rainbow stripe that runs through out the interior. all seats remain in lovely condition with no wear to any of the seat bases, bolsters or head rests and the front seats are RECARO for comfort and support .
ENGINE & TRANSMISSION:
Having been serviced all its life it has benefited from a full service including, replacement cambelt, oils and filters, brake discs, front and rear brake pads, clutch and brake fluids , . At the first turn of the key the engine fires into life, idling correctly up to temperature with a smooth, quiet engine note.
WHEELS, TYRES & BRAKES:
The 15" alloy wheels have all recently been refurbished and look fantastic . They are shod in a matching set ofuniroyal rainsport tyres which all have plenty of tread remaining. The brakes work as they should pulling the car to a controlled and effortless stop.
The ASTRA was first registered in NOVEMBER 1988 and The original service booklet is still present with 8 stamps.
In the history file there are 16 MOT certificates dating back to 1991 to help verify the mileage.
The original VAUXHALL document holder is also still present, containing the owners manuals and booklets.
i have just taken it to Donnington park for a senna 20th anniversary and the looks I had was amazing.