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VOLVO P1800/1800S

2-seater coupè.

Attractive sports coupè originally made for Volvo by Jensen, and made famous in TV's The Saint series; production begins 1961 and transfers to Sweden in 1963. Servo front disc brakes and twin-carburettor engine on all and overdrive standard for Britain. S models (108bhp to '66, 115bhp thereafter) take over in '63, sealed cooling '67, dual circuit braking, electric cooling fan and 2-litre engine for 1969. 'Boomerang' bumpers only until August 1964.

Technical Specifications

Engine:
1778cc/1985cc (S4 OHV) 
Configuration:
Front engine, rear-wheel drive 
Production dates:
1960 to 1969  
Number produced:
6000/23,993