P1800 'Jensen', 1962 information
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The Volvo P 1800 is undoubtedly the most elegantly, exquisitely and dynamically designed Volvo of the twentieth century. The Volvo P 1800 was designed by Per Petterson who was employed at carrosseria Frua those days.
The Volvo P
1800 came onto the market in 1961 as a coupé and was initially built at
Jensen’s in England. The P1800 became world-famous for the series of
"The Saint" in the 1960s, with Roger Moore as Simon Templar in
the leading role.
Volvo B18 B engine
P 1800 'Jensen', year 1962. Colour dark grey metallic with a dark red
leather interior and grey carpet. This magnificent Volvo P1800 is an
early model built by Jansen in England. Only 6000 of these early models
were built. The automobile was extensively and perfectly restored in the
past. Bodywork, interior, mechanics, electrics/wiring loom were
restored/overhauled and renewed where needed. Since restoration the car
was kept and serviced meticulously. This Volvo P1800 'Jensen' is in
superb (excellent+) condition and the car drives perfect. This P1800
sports an overdrive.
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