The project of a Volvo sportscar was started in 1957 because Volvo wanted a sports car, despite the fact that their previous attempt, the P1900, had been a disaster, with only 68 cars sold. The man behind the project was an engineering consultant to Volvo, Helmer Pettersson, who in the 1940s was responsible for the Volvo PV444. The design work was done by Helmer's son Pelle Pettersson, who worked at Pietro Frua at that time. Volvo insisted it was an Italian design by Frua and only officially recognized that Pelle Pettersson designed it in 2009. The Italian Carrozzeria Pietro Frua design firm (then a recently acquired subsidiary of Ghia) built the first three prototypes, designated: P958-X1, P958-X2 and P958-X3. In December 1957 Helmer Petterson drove X1, (the first hand-built P1800 prototype) to Osnabrück, West Germany, headquarters of Karmann. Petterson hoped that Karmann would be able to take on the tooling and building of the P1800. Karmann's engineers had already been preparing working drawings from the wooden styling buck at Frua. Petterson and Volvo chief engineer Thor Berthelius met there, tested the car and discussed the construction with Karmann. They were ready to build i
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Repainted last year in Sea Green Metallic with contrasting soft tan leather interior and deep turquoise blue carpets. This is an excellent example of the rare Volvo 1800 ES.
Volvo P1800 1,8 S Equipment: Meget fin restaureret Flot farve kombination Historiske plader Billeder af Restaurering Dette unikke køretøj skal ses ring for info
- Exceptionally original and winner of multiple awards - Three owners from new with extensive history inc. original receipt - Desirable and sought after twin carburettor option
Volvo N reg 3 litre auto. 4 door saloon all leather interior brand new mot. Lovely car to drive never had any problems. Been well looked after. For further information please call 07518 724734 viewing in Newhaven121k
Volvo P1800S coupe 1965 fully restored This really fabulous Volvo P1800S is fully restored and has the original Light Blue (89) paint with fabulous new chrome. This is an original ‘cowhorn’ with chassisnumber 8335. The interior has full black leather with chrome details. The car has beautiful leather and the original aluminium dashboard in great condition as well. Technics are fully revised and that’s why the Volvo drives perfect. This popular Volvo P1800S is not only marvellous to see, but also great to drive. Car has Holland title and mot/tuv. Easy to register in every EU country. You do not need to pay any import taxes. We can help with transport.
SOLD / VERKAUFT / VENDU / VERKOCHT Volvo P1800 Jensen Coupe 1962 fully restored in 2017 This is a 1962 early Volvo P1800 Jensen with chassisnumber 1723. This series is better known as ‘cowhorn’. Only 6000 werd produced. This Volvo is really completely magnificent restored in 2017. The Volvo has the original paint colour ‘Dark Grey’(71) with completely new chrome and the original rare wheel covers. Magnificent as well is the fully new interior with burgundy red leather with black leather details. The interior also has a beautiful aluminium dashboard. Full photo report of the restoration of this unique Volvo is present. This is an unique opportunity for the fans of the Volvo P1800 Jensen. Car has USA title and document importduties for every EU country are paid by us. Documentation is complete for registration in every EU country. You do not need to pay any importduties. We can help with transport. Trading in, buying and consignment possible
Cambelt Changed One Owner. Full Service History. Cambelt changed. Just arrived and awaiting preparation. Great example of this rare and sought after classic.
- First owned by comedian Jimmy Tarbuck - Auto, 8-track CD player, webasto roof, etc. - Offered with large history file inc. invoices, etc. Vendor Condition Ratings: Bodywork: 'Good' Engine: 'Good' Electrical Equipment: 'Good' Paintwork: 'Good' Transmission: 'Good' Interior Trim: 'Good'
POA A very solid low mileage two owner, incredibly well documented Volvo P1800S that is in very good and original unrestored condition, being in the second owner’s hands since 1983. This 1964 Swedish built RHD P1800S, is an interim model between the British and later Swedish production, sporting cow horn bumpers and hockey stick side trim shared with the first series British made cars. The Volvo has only covered 2316 miles over the last 34 years, recording a total mileage of 77540 miles from new, supported by the original Volvo service book showing regular service and maintenance from 1964 to date, this compliments a history file containing a complete service history of invoices from 1964. It is probably one of the most well documented and original cars for sale today Just re-commissioned after period of some twenty years in very dry storage as part of collection. After considerable expenditure and over two hundred hours work, a well documented car, with low ownership, and an excellent history. The normal areas of weakness caused by rust have been attended to, with attention being paid to the underbody, the car mechanically has been subject to a thorough mechanical overhaul as deta
SOLD / VERKAUFT / VENDU / VERKOCHT Volvo PV544 C Favorit 1962 body-off restored The Volvo PV 544 C in Favorit version was delivered in 1962 and recently fully body-off restored. That’s why this Volvo is in magnificent condition. The car has the original ‘Grabeige’(65) paint and chrome in original condition. The interior is new as well. The beautiful dashboard is painted in the colour of the car with leather top and original instruments. The completely new seats have beige upholstery (Volvo 40-197). This Volvo has the more powerful B18A engine with 75 HP, connected with the manual gearbox. The gearbox is synchronised so the Volvo drives great. The car has a marvelous appearance and is a pleasure to drive. Car has Holland title and mot/tuv. Easy to register in every EU country. You do not need to pay any import taxes. We can help with transport.
1987 Volvo 340GL Outstanding in every way Running very well, probable low mileage Great everyday car and starter classic Variomatic CVT transmission Sunroof, radio cassette, manual Outstanding example of Volvo's small family car from the 80's, this particular example is excellent in every way, only 3 owners, the last one a vicar. The Variomatic CVT transmission is excellent, making it an absolute doddle to drive, sunroof, overall condition supports odometer reading of just over 50,000. Original dealer Pack, Haynes Manual, Panasonic radio/cassette, MOT and V5C all come with the car. A great everyday car and starter classic combined. Guide price: £1,750 suitable for printing Mobile: 07711 509600 Email: email@example.com Phone: 01635 248158 Viewing: By appointment only Copyright ©2017 Pioneer Autos Ltd
Volvo PV444 1,4 B14 Equipment: Bilen er i særdels fin stand restaureret for en del år siden Står med perfekt patina Flot farve kombination Historiske plader Bøger mm skal ses ring fór info
Volvo P1800 S coupe 1968 Dark Green in very good condition This magnificent Volvo P 1800 S was delivered in 1968 in the original dark green paint (94) with very beautiful chrome details. This Volvo has the original 1780 CC, 108 HP engine. The car drives really great and has a lot of comfort. The interior has black leather, beautiful aluminium dashboard and an original Volvo radio. A lot of invoices of maintenance are present. Car has Holland title and Holland mot/tuv. Easy to register in every EU country. You do not need to pay any importtaxes. We can help with transport.
Volvo P1800 S coupe 1967 sunroof installed by dealer This beautiful Volvo P 1800 S was delivered in 1967 with a Volvo sunroof, installed by the dealer. The Volvo has Hella Classic high beam headlights and original GT wheels. The technical in very good condition engine delivers 108 HP and drives great. The interior has a beautiful aluminium dashboard with original steering wheel. This Volvo P1800 S drives great and is perfect for touring. Car has Holland title and Holland mot/tuv. Easy to register in every EU country. You do not need to pay any importtaxes. We can help with transport.
(SOLD) This very original 1972 P1800E is finished in crisp white paint over a black interior with tan carpets. Driven sparingly, the Volvo presents as an attractive car that is ready for driving. The paint and bodywork are attractive and tidy, and the exterior trim is complete and in good condition. The stylish interior features black upholstery, original instruments, along with a AM/FM/cassette stereo. Mechanically, the p1800E features Bosch D-Jetronic fuel injection and the four-speed overdrive manual transmission’s performance is brisk, as the B20 produces plenty of torque. The P1800E is a wonderful driver’s car that is easy to drive and full of the classic styling that collectors and enthusiasts look for - making this Volvo an excellent choice for the new classic car collector and enthusiast.
* Rear Wheel Drive.;* 5 Speed ( 4 Plus Overdrive);* Power Assisted Steering.;* Anti Lock Brakes.;* SIPS Side Impact Protection System.;* TILT and SLIDE STEEL SUNROOF.;* Electric Windows.;* Heated Electric Door Mirrors.;* Heated Front Seats.;* Centre Rear Head Restraint and Three Point Seat Belt.;* Integrated Child Seat In Arm Rest.;* Central Locking.;* Headlamp Washwipe.;* Front Fog Lights.;* Tow Bar.;* Rear Load Cover.;* Silver Metallic.;* Grey Plush Upholstery.;;* Last Owner (Engineer) For 18 Years.;* 288,000 Miles.;* Extensive Service History.;* A Stamped Service Book to 90k,;* Maintained / Serviced Every 5,000m thereafter with a folder of Invoices/receipts totaling over GBP 10,000.;* Exchange Gearbox etc Fitted By Volvo @ 151k.;;* MOT until November 2017.;* Fitted With The Legendary 6 cylinder VW D24TIC Engine;* Rare Model In Excellent Condition For Age.;* Sold as Parts or Project Due To Age.;* Hpi Clear (Certificate Available);* Beacon Car Sales Are Approved By The Trading Standards 'BUY WITH CONFIDENCE' Scheme.