1973 Volvo P1800

Make Volvo
Model P1800
Year 1973
Price €19,950
Mileage: 62,245 miles/
100,171 km
Fuel type: Petrol
Engine size: 2.0
Colour: red
Body: Coupe
Owners: 0
Transmission: Manual
NCT Due Date:
Last update: 22/05/2018


Volvo P1800ES TLE360M Chassis no: 7799 engine no: 376 1st reg 28.9.1973 2.0 manual with overdrive 62,000 miles - believed genuine and backed up with documentation Original book pack, large quantity old MOTS, Sales invoices and receipts An exceptional car that has been meticulously maintained and documented over the years Supplied new by Lex Brooklands in the West End to A.C Woodrow Ltd. in Kent. Sales invoices from such illustrious companies such as Romans of Woking, Spinning Wheel of Chesterfield, UK Sports Cars of Kent and Oselli of Witney chart the purchase to new owners over the years, the second of whom treasured for 17 years. Drives and handles very well. Copes with motorway driving with ease. The 2.0 engine has had an unleaded head fitted along with a D camshaft. Electronic ignition upgrade ensures easy start and smooth driving. The gearbox which was overhauled at 34,600 miles, has an overdrive that operates on 2,3 and 4th gears. A new clutch was fitted less than 300 miles ago in 2011. Bodywork is excellent with 2004 quality repaint still presenting very well Underside can be viewed in the Flickr link below. Structurally sound with previous repairs carried out to a good standard. Interior in good condition throughout. Dash is free from cracks, original seats are nicely patinated. All instruments are working though timepiece does not keep accurate time. A Pioneer radio cassette provides quality sound through 4 speakers. A leather Moto-Lita wheel is fitted. Seat belts are fitted front and rear. Engine bay presents to a good standard. Alloy Wheels are off an earlier P1800E and are shod with 4 Fulda tyres with plenty of tread. History file contains original book pack and service book with 3 stamps from the period 1973-1980 when the mileage was 18,000. 21 old MOTs date from 1978 to 2011 and track the mileage increasing from 15,866 in ‘78 to 62,043 in 2011 when the car was purchased by a Volvo main dealer and stored until recently. It is apparent car has just been recommissioned with evidence of a full service and new brake hoses front and rear being fitted. Also in the history file are dozens of invoices from Volvo specialist recording work carried out and the mileage on those dates. There are also photos taken at different stages of its life. If you are looking for a top example of a P1800ES that is in turn key condition and ready for another 45 years of sterling service this is not to be missed. Dozens more photos here: (more to follow) https://flickr.com/photos/126662272@N07/sets/72157696121480174 Car is located and can be viewed in Dublin Delivery to most of UK for £300 Other places on request. Viewing anytime by appointment only which ensures personal service for our clients. www.classicandvintage.ie Trading in Dublin 6 since 1988 WE DELIVER NATIONWIDE

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