Super Rare, 1981 Volvo 262C Bertone

Super Rare, 1981 Volvo 262 Bertone

Super Rare, 1981 Volvo 262C Bertone For Sale

Found this interesting Volvo coupe was listed at Craigslist, you will not see often on the streets, were designed and built by Italian car stylist Bertone for Volvo. As shown here is 1981 model one great example of the first luxury coupe made by Volvo based on the 200 Series was assembled in Turin, Italy which is known as the Volvo 262C.

Very rare car, the owner claims is only 912 units were made in 1980 as the final of its model and this one of them is being offered for sale in Albuquerque for $9500. almost 37 years old still in great condition in and out, unfortunately the engine not the original.


Only two photos take from the inside part, and the rest you should ask. The owner says never been touch by renovated, all still remain its original condition and showing well as new.


The original engine of the 262C is PRV engine, a V6 engine were developed jointly by Peugeot, Renault, and Volvo, but as you've seen here is a Ford Mustang engine sitting neatly as the original engine. Swapping done in 2002 with many upgraded parts added into it. If you're interested to buy, a closer inspection always needed.



Nice Classic Wagon, 1988 Volvo 740GLE Turbo

Nice Classic Wagon, 1988 Volvo 740GLE Turbo

Nice Classic Wagon, 1988 Volvo 740GLE Turbo for sale

Found one nice classic wagon being offered for sale in Atlanta, Georgia, it's a first generation of the Volvo 700 series generally known as the 740. As shown here is 1988 model fairly cool 5-door estate body with GLE trim level, powered by a slant straight-4 engine fitted a turbo mated with automatic transmission and reportedly only 157000 miles on it.

The appearance look promising and cool with lowered profile, the engine bay look clean and tidy as well as the interior but not represented by good angle photos. Hope there no cracked dash or torn seats. The car was listed in Craigslist for $4950.



1967 Volvo 122S Amazon Coupe

1967 Volvo 122S Amazon Coupe

1967 Volvo 122S Amazon Coupe For Sale

Are making the Volvo name worldwide, has a good reputation for toughness and longevity. Not only that, also caused some surprises for a relatively small-engined car with a performance matching and in some cases exceeding some sports cars, so no wonder to see him in any race track and rallying for the era.

Yes we talk about an Sweden mid-size car manufactured and marketed by Volvo Cars between 1956-1970, is the Volvo 120 series commonly known as the Amazon model categorized as executive car were became renowned as the world's first manufacturer to provide front seat belts and featuring three-point seat belts as standard equipment. Total 667,791 was built by Volvo, about 60% were exported including to US market. As shown here is one was exported to US, Volvo 122S Amazon built in 1967 fairly cool as 2-door coupe body that was offered in Craigslist for $3250 located in Tacoma.

1967 Volvo 122S Amazon Coupe Interior

The ad is not touched about the interior by written, but it has 3 photos was included. Of the three all focused on the front side, not represent all so we take this one as focusing here. Perhaps with this photo you will see the 49 years old interior still has its original beauty although few tears was shown. At the very least, no rotten are present in and would be greats if all panel instruments to be in work properly. Curious to see the rear side and headliner you should ask.

1967 Volvo 122S Amazon Engine

Designed as a performance model equipped with a dual carburetor, reputed to be very durable, that's the Volvo B18 engine like you seen here. This a late of B18 inline-four engine, displaced 1.8L fitted overhead valves operated by pushrods (OHV) it able to produce about 85 to 100 hp. The current owner says the engine has been slightly bored out and has few new parts was added.



Classic 1968 Volvo Wagon

Classic 1968 Volvo Wagon

All Original Classic 1968 Volvo 122 S Wagon

Here's Swedish classic car was offered by Volvo, it's a 122 S perform as 5-door station wagon in body commonly known as the Volvo Amazon wagon built in 1968, total of 73,220 station wagons had been produced during 1964-1970 spread worldwide and this one of them stay at US still running today. Seems it to be a potential start to restored. This could be perfect vintage Volvo wagon as a project, find this on craigslist about a month ago for $3600 hope still available today.

As we've seen here despite is not perfect, the wagon nevertheless appears to be in remarkable condition for its ages with a lot considerable use time, it seems owned by a responsible behavior person it reflected to car condition overall. The seller claims is original condition, never touched by restoration or modifications, runs and drives well also.

The body frame is solid with perfect shape no dent or damaged with few rust was shown. The interior looks complete but it must rebuild and recover, dash look ok no cracking, a radio was gone and hope the odometer still there. The engine is correct with high-compression four-cylinder B18B engine mated with a 3-speed Borg-Warner 35 automatic seemed well maintained hope no leak and runs strong as its look.