1967 Volvo P1800

Summary

  • Year of manufacture 
    1967
  • Car type 
    Coupé
  • Chassis number 
    183451025623
  • Lot number 
    048
  • Drive 
    LHD
  • Condition 
    Used
  • Interior colour 
    Black
  • Number of doors 
    2
  • Number of seats 
    2
  • Location
  • Exterior colour 
    Red
  • Gearbox 
    Manual
  • Drivetrain 
    2wd
  • Fuel type 
    Petrol

Description

Model History

Manufactured between 1961 and 1973. All in all the model prodution was 47 492 cars. The P1800 was equipped with a 4-cylinder B18 engine of 1778cc and 100 horsepower sent to the rear wheels via a 4 speed manual gearbox with an overdrive. In later years the B18 was replaced with a B20 engine of 2000cc and 130 horsepower. This model was available in 2 body styles, fastback coupe and 3-door station wagon or shooting brake, of which only 8077 pieces left the factory. First cars can be recognized because of the V on the grill and of the centered double exhaust. In 1968 interior was modified.

Vehicle History

The P1800S offered at the National Stadium Auction was a car sold in the United States and imported to Poland as a project car via a Volvo specialist in Krakow. This car originally had a écru paint and was repainted in red by its importer. The body was also rebuilt. Its current owner bought a ready to be assembled body and finished its restoration. The Volvo has a brand new interior with new upholstery and a rebuilt engine. It is ready for long trips.