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Mon, 17 Oct 2016 17:20:29 GMT

A vintage Volvo on baby Batman's streets  -  Autoblog (blog)
And, one might further argue, to better highlight the special-guest rides that pop up week to week, such as the 1970s vintage Volvo P1800 that graces the first few episodes of Season 3, currently airing Monday nights on Fox. The car belongs to reporter ...
Fri, 02 Sep 2016 11:15:34 GMT

Buy a Vintage Volvo P1800 for Style and Substance  -  Bloomberg
The world record for most miles driven on a private vehicle owned by only one person belongs to a 1966 Volvo P1800. The little red coupe has run more than 3 million miles, farther than traveling to the moon and back six times. It did them all on its ...
Thu, 25 Aug 2016 20:19:43 GMT

Supercars On A $50000 Budget: The Most Reliable Sports Car In The World  -  CarBuzz
Terminology aside, the Volvo P1800 isn't what you would consider a power-packed monster. It is, however, a lightweight sports car with a plucky little engine. The original P1800 came with a 1.8-liter four-cylinder which produced just 100 horsepower and ...
Mon, 15 Aug 2016 14:27:31 GMT

Internationales Volvo-Meeting 2016 in Karlsruhe  -  Auto-Medienportal.Net
... Gelände nahe der A5 gibt es an allen drei Tagen viel zu sehen und zu bestaunen: historische Fahrzeuge wie den „Schneewittchensarg“ (Volvo P1800 ES), den „Buckel Volvo“ (Volvo PV444) oder den Volvo Amazon P121 sowie mehrere Sonderschauen.
Fri, 05 Aug 2016 01:24:56 GMT

Here's How To Get A Car To Run For Over 3 Million Miles  -  CarBuzz
Irv Gordon is the proud owner of a Volvo P1800 which he bought new back in 1966. This may not sound so special, but over the 50-year period that he has owned the car, Gordon has driven more than 62,000 miles per year on average. The 73-year old retired ...
Mon, 01 Aug 2016 10:18:45 GMT

Eye Candy: My stylish midlife crisis — a 1973 Volvo P1800  -  Wheels.ca
It's a Volvo – originally built to lure the North American masses into showrooms full of sensible sedans, but still a Volvo. The legendary Irv Gordon of no fixed address has driven his '66 P1800 more than three million miles, earning it a spot in ...
Mon, 04 Jul 2016 16:44:21 GMT

New S90 Swede boosts Volvo's portfolio  -  Toronto Star
But while those are included on both trim lines, it's odd that Volvo—the original safety-car company—bundles its blind-spot and cross-traffic alert system into an option package that includes such other features as auto-dimming mirrors and parking ...
Mon, 27 Jun 2016 07:56:09 GMT

India-bound Volvo S90 first drive review  -  Overdrive
Volvo, the Swedish carmaker that is now owned by a Chinese company, is known for making safe and sensible vehicles, but one does not associate stylish vehicles with it. That is not until now. Volvo's latest introduction, the new S90, is a stylish and ...
Mon, 27 Jun 2016 03:15:19 GMT

New Volvo V40 T5 – Now Safety Is Also Sexy  -  Carlist.my (blog)
Watch closer, and you will notice that the shoulder line stretches from the headlamp to the rear door, rising in parallel with the rear windows, before disappearing into a subtle 'hook' just right above the rear door handle, just like in the P1800 ...
Thu, 19 May 2016 13:50:02 GMT

Why the P1800 is Everybody's Favorite Volvo  -  The Cheat Sheet
Modern cars are safer, better built, more reliable, and faster than they ever have been before, and unless something major happens, next year's crop is likely to be even better. So at a time when we have Toyota Camrys putting up horsepower numbers that ...