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Volvo History

History

This is the history of the brand Volvo since the establishment of the company and up to the most modern of vehicles produced under this brand.

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Volvo

The car, which was recognized as a reliable and safe. Which is always respected. Specialists and experts of the assessed as durable and high-quality cars. This, of course, Volvo. What has been the history of the Swedish brand?


The history of the Volvo


In the beginning, I would like to mention that the name of the Volvo means В«I rollВ». That the movement forward.


In 1915, was published in the trademark Volvo. At the end of the First World War, she released advanced vehicles with a convertible. They were developed by the great engineers Gustaf Larson and Assanom Gabrielsonom. Cars produced at that time were painted in different colors, that made them beautiful and original.


We should also emphasize that the founders of Volvo has always held an important principle is safety. About it testifies that they are one of the first to use the side-mounted airbags, as well as disc brakes.


In 1929, was sold 1383 of the machine. This was not a bad result.


In 1931, began a rapid decline in demand for the Swedish car from the international economic crisis.


At the end of 1941, Volvo is slowly beginning to gain momentum. 3 years later was released a new model PV 444, which has been the engine 40 HP, and quite economical fuel consumption. That was a good option in the difficult post-war years.


In 1953, is the presentation of the Volvo Duett. These were the cars of the family type, which have found wide response among representatives of small business and became famous in the whole world.


In 1977, Volvo produces new cars of model 240 and 262. The design of these vehicles have worked experienced Italians from Bertone.


Yes, Volvo is the most prestigious, expensive and safe car with a high quality mark.

Volvo cars, presented in our catalogue:

Latest classic Volvo cars offered in listings:

1989 Volvo 240 DL 1989 Volvo 240 DL 21 $2,750.00
1966 Volvo Other 1966 Volvo Other 4 $US $1,500.00
1985 Volvo 240 1985 Volvo 240 18 $3,000.00
1983 Volvo 240 1983 Volvo 240 21 $6,500.00
1965 Volvo Other 1965 Volvo Other 8 $4,350.00
1965 Volvo Other 1965 Volvo Other 21 $US $1,175.00
1988 Volvo 240 DL 1988 Volvo 240 DL 8 $1,500.00
1989 Volvo 240 DL 1989 Volvo 240 DL 16 $1,995.00
1963 Volvo Other 1963 Volvo Other 20 $6,500.00
1966 Volvo Other wagon 1966 Volvo Other wagon 12 $US $14,000.00
1985 Volvo 740 1985 Volvo 740 8 $6,000.00
1988 Volvo 240 1988 Volvo 240 12 $US $560.00
1989 Volvo 240 1989 Volvo 240 12 $US $102.50
1984 Volvo 240 DL 1984 Volvo 240 DL 16 $US $2,125.00
1978 Volvo 240 1978 Volvo 240 12 $US $2,015.00
1986 Volvo 240 245 1986 Volvo 240 245 21 $US $5,000.00
1975 Volvo Other C303 / TGB11 4x4 1975 Volvo Other C303 / TGB11 4x4 2 $23,995.00
1957 Volvo Other PV444 1957 Volvo Other PV444 14 $US $710.00
1973 Volvo Sports Wagon 1973 Volvo Sports Wagon 8 $1,600.00
1963 Volvo Other 1963 Volvo Other 15 $US $2,550.00
1973 Volvo Other 1973 Volvo Other 15 $22,500.00
1966 Volvo Other 1966 Volvo Other 11 $6,200.00
Volvo 164 TE Volvo 164 TE 12 $510.00
1971 mbg gt coupe 4 speed manual with overdrive STUNNING CAR suit volvo p1800 1971 mbg gt coupe 4 speed manual with overdrive STUNNING CAR suit volvo p1800 12 $16,500.00
1973 volvo 142 delux coupe manual with VERY RARE factory SUNROOF 1973 volvo 142 delux coupe manual with VERY RARE factory SUNROOF 11 $3,900.00
1966 Volvo Other 1966 Volvo Other 21 $9,500.00
1984 Volvo 240 GLT 1984 Volvo 240 GLT 20 $US $4,100.00
1983 Volvo 240 1983 Volvo 240 21 $6,500.00
1987 Volvo 240 244 1987 Volvo 240 244 12 $2,723.33
1965 Volvo Other P1800 1965 Volvo Other P1800 21 $US $5,545.00
1957 Volvo Other 1957 Volvo Other 12 $14,200.00
1989 Volvo 240 DL 1989 Volvo 240 DL 16 $1,995.00
1968 Volvo Other 1968 Volvo Other 21 $US $6,500.00
1988 Volvo 240 DL 1988 Volvo 240 DL 8 $US $200.00
1971 Volvo Other 1971 Volvo Other 11 $US $1,680.55
1979 Volvo 1979 Volvo 8 $3,900.00
1989 Volvo 240 1989 Volvo 240 9 $US $150.00
1967 Volvo Other 1967 Volvo Other 12 $19,900.00
1985 Volvo 740 1985 Volvo 740 8 $6,000.00
1966 Volvo Other 1966 Volvo Other 4 $US $153.00
1989 Volvo 240 1989 Volvo 240 12 $US $1,026.00
1988 Volvo 240 240 GL 1988 Volvo 240 240 GL 12 $US $1,000.00
1967 Volvo Other 1800S P1800 1800 1967 Volvo Other 1800S P1800 1800 12 $18,990.00
1973 Volvo Other Sports Wagon 1973 Volvo Other Sports Wagon 8 $US $200.00
1987 Volvo 240 1987 Volvo 240 15 $4,800.00
1974 Volvo Other 1974 Volvo Other 21 $US $2,749.99
1988 Volvo 240 DL 1988 Volvo 240 DL 8 $US $224.72
1966 Volvo Other p1800 1966 Volvo Other p1800 2 $US $11,000.00
1988 Volvo 240 1988 Volvo 240 10 $US $759.00
1989 Volvo 240 DL 1989 Volvo 240 DL 6 $US $7,056.00
1973 Volvo Other 1973 Volvo Other 19 $US $7,977.00
1989 Volvo 240 DL 1989 Volvo 240 DL 16 $1,995.00
1960 Volvo Other 1960 Volvo Other 17 $1,500.00
1966 Volvo 122S 1966 Volvo 122S 11 $7,200.00
1972 Volvo Other 1972 Volvo Other 12 $US $520.00
1973 Volvo P1800ES w/Overdrive 1973 Volvo P1800ES w/Overdrive 21 $US $6,750.00
1972 volvo 142s coupe manual ... great original conditon 1972 volvo 142s coupe manual ... great original conditon 12 $3,900.00
1979 Volvo 1979 Volvo 4 $3,900.00
1989 Volvo 240 1989 Volvo 240 12 $2,100.00
1980 Volvo 242 1980 Volvo 242 12 $US $2,550.00
1989 Volvo 240 DL 1989 Volvo 240 DL 16 $1,995.00
1973 Volvo P1800ES P1800ES 1973 Volvo P1800ES P1800ES 12 $US $21,700.00
1967 Volvo Other 1967 Volvo Other 12 $19,900.00
1963 Volvo Other 1963 Volvo Other 20 $8,000.00
1973 Volvo Other 1973 Volvo Other 14 $US $7,000.00
1973 Volvo P1800 ES ES 1973 Volvo P1800 ES ES 21 $US $2,550.00
1966 Volvo 1800S 1800 S 1966 Volvo 1800S 1800 S 8 $US $6,500.00
1973 Volvo P1800 ES Sports Wagon 1973 Volvo P1800 ES Sports Wagon 8 $US $1,935.00
1989 Volvo 240 DL 1989 Volvo 240 DL 21 $2,750.00
1989 Volvo 240 1989 Volvo 240 9 $US $350.00
1987 Volvo 240 244 1987 Volvo 240 244 12 $3,639.33
1971 Volvo 1800 E 1971 Volvo 1800 E 19 $US $2,000.00
Volvo 242 Turbo Intercooler Manual 1981 Volvo 242 Turbo Intercooler Manual 1981 12 £5,500.00
Volvo 242 Turbo 1982 Outstanding Condition Volvo 242 Turbo 1982 Outstanding Condition 11 £8,000.00
2005 55 VOLVO V70 R AWD 300 BHP 2005 55 VOLVO V70 R AWD 300 BHP 4 £9,500.00
1967 Volvo Other 1967 Volvo Other 12 $19,900.00
1970 Volvo 145 Automatic 1970 Volvo 145 Automatic 21 $US $177.50
1980 Volvo 242 1980 Volvo 242 12 $US $2,500.00
1964 Volvo PV544 PV544 VOLVO 1964 Volvo PV544 PV544 VOLVO 6 $US $5,500.00
1984 Volvo STATION WAGON 1984 Volvo STATION WAGON 10 $2,000.00
1987 Volvo 240 DL 1987 Volvo 240 DL 21 $3,700.00
1973 Volvo P1800 1973 Volvo P1800 21 $US $1,525.00
1988 Volvo 740 1988 Volvo 740 11 $4,000.00
1972 Volvo Other 1972 Volvo Other 12 $US $858.00
1972 Volvo 240 S, carburated 1972 Volvo 240 S, carburated 21 $9,500.00
1982 Volvo 240 1982 Volvo 240 21 $US $2,000.00
1989 Volvo 240 DL 1989 Volvo 240 DL 16 $2,100.00
1980 Volvo 242 1980 Volvo 242 12 $US $2,500.00
1989 Volvo 780 GLE Turbo 1989 Volvo 780 GLE Turbo 12 $US $1,025.00
1983 Volvo 240 GLT 1983 Volvo 240 GLT 21 $8,000.00
1968 Volvo Other 1968 Volvo Other 21 $US $17,300.00
1973 Volvo P1800 ES 4 speed w/od 1973 Volvo P1800 ES 4 speed w/od 21 $12,500.00
1960 Volvo Other 1960 Volvo Other 5 $2,000.00
1963 Volvo P1800 1963 Volvo P1800 15 $19,950.00
1967 Volvo 1800 coupe 1967 Volvo 1800 coupe 21 $US $14,000.00
1967 Volvo 1800S 1967 Volvo 1800S 12 $US $500.00
1971 Volvo Other 1800 1971 Volvo Other 1800 2 $US $9,000.00
Volvo 240 Volvo 240 12 £3,495.00
VOLVO 144 S de LUXE 2.0 RHD VOLVO 144 S de LUXE 2.0 RHD 9 £3,300.00
RAINBOW CHASER 1961 CUSTOM HOT ROD LED SLED BY ANDY SAUNDERS RAINBOW CHASER 1961 CUSTOM HOT ROD LED SLED BY ANDY SAUNDERS 3 £25,000.00