Volvo 1800 S, 1966
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Volvo 1800 S, 1966

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Volvo 1800 S, year 1966. Colour crème white with a red leather interior and red carpet. This beautiful Volvo 1800 S was extensively restored by a Dutch specialist in the past. The automobile is in excellent condition. This Volvo sports special seats and overdrive. The car shows beautiful original details and is fitted with original steel disc wheels with hub-caps. Additionally, a set of 16-inch light alloy wheels is included.

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Volvo P1800 S, 1966

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 coupe 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.
After building 6000 cars in 1963, production of the P 1800 was relocated to Sweden, and the car was then named the P1800 "S" (Sverige).
In September 1969, the P1800 E came onto the market with a Bosch fuel injection system, a modified dashboard and had disc brakes all around. The P1800 ES estate /coupe came onto the market in 1971.

Technical data

Four-cylinder Volvo B18 B engine
2 S.U. carburettors
cylinder capacity: 1780 cc.
capacity: 115 bhp.
gearbox: 4 speed+ overdrive
weight: 1070 kg.

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