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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:

1959 Volvo Pickup 445 -- 1959 Volvo Pickup 445 -- 12 $23,995.00
1989 Volvo 740 1989 Volvo 740 12 $US $322.00
1976 Volvo 240 265 DL 1976 Volvo 240 265 DL 21 $US $500.00
1972 Volvo p1800ES 1972 Volvo p1800ES 9 $3,500.00
1973 Volvo 1800ES 1973 Volvo 1800ES 21 $US $8,500.00
1972 Volvo Other 1972 Volvo Other 7 $41,480.00
1989 Volvo Other 1989 Volvo Other 21 $US $100.00
1963 Volvo 122s 1963 Volvo 122s 6 $US $1,005.00
1973 Volvo Other P1800 ES Sport Wagon 1973 Volvo Other P1800 ES Sport Wagon 12 $US $6,600.00
1981 Volvo 240 1981 Volvo 240 6 $300.00
1989 Volvo 240 1989 Volvo 240 12 $US $1,000.00
1973 Volvo Other 1973 Volvo Other 11 $16,900.00
1981 Volvo 240 1981 Volvo 240 6 $US $0.99
1965 Volvo PV 544 Sport Runs Drives Body Int Good 1.8L I4 4 speed man 1965 Volvo PV 544 Sport Runs Drives Body Int Good 1.8L I4 4 speed man 21 $9,995.00
1985 Volvo 740 1985 Volvo 740 21 $3,400.00
1980 Volvo 240 1980 Volvo 240 21 $US $3,700.00
1971 Volvo Other 1971 Volvo Other 12 $1,650.00
1970 Volvo P1800 SPORT COUPE P1800 SPORT COUPE 1970 Volvo P1800 SPORT COUPE P1800 SPORT COUPE 20 $15,750.00
1975 Volvo Other 1975 Volvo Other 9 $2,000.00
1963 Volvo Other 1963 Volvo Other 12 $2,600.00
1959 Volvo PV544 544 1959 Volvo PV544 544 12 $2,800.00
1972 Volvo Other 1972 Volvo Other 11 $US $3,059.00
1973 Volvo Other 1973 Volvo Other 12 $8,950.00
1980 Volvo 240 1980 Volvo 240 7 $US $1,100.00
1989 Volvo 240 1989 Volvo 240 12 $US $2,300.00
1968 Volvo 142 Runs Drives Body Int VGood 1.8L 4 spd manual 1968 Volvo 142 Runs Drives Body Int VGood 1.8L 4 spd manual 21 $7,999.00
1975 Volvo Other 1975 Volvo Other 19 $9,500.00
1972 Volvo Other 1972 Volvo Other 7 $41,480.00
1967 Volvo 122s 1967 Volvo 122s 21 $5,950.00
1965 Volvo Other 1965 Volvo Other 21 $US $1,805.00
VOLVO 142 MANUAL COUPE not 242 gt 122 Saab BMW Mercedes Alfa Fiat Jaguar Porsche VOLVO 142 MANUAL COUPE not 242 gt 122 Saab BMW Mercedes Alfa Fiat Jaguar Porsche 12 $4,500.00
1989 Volvo 240 1989 Volvo 240 12 $US $2,500.00
1978 Volvo 240 1978 Volvo 240 12 $2,700.00
1963 Volvo 122S 1963 Volvo 122S 1 $US $3,400.00
1958 Volvo PV 445 Duett 1958 Volvo PV 445 Duett 21 $US $7,100.90
1972 Volvo Other 1972 Volvo Other 7 $41,480.00
1965 Volvo 122S 122S 1965 Volvo 122S 122S 12 $US $10,100.00
1967 Volvo 122 Amazon Runs Drives body Int Good 5 spd manual 1967 Volvo 122 Amazon Runs Drives body Int Good 5 spd manual 21 $9,995.00
1967 Volvo Other 1967 Volvo Other 18 $US $4,850.00
1973 Volvo P1800ES 1973 Volvo P1800ES 11 $US $10,650.00
1967 Volvo 144 S 1967 Volvo 144 S 21 $US $385.00
1972 Volvo Other ES 1972 Volvo Other ES 13 $17,000.00
1989 Volvo 240 1989 Volvo 240 12 $4,800.00
1979 Volvo 240 1979 Volvo 240 21 $US $3,550.00
1959 Volvo PV544 1959 Volvo PV544 12 $2,800.00
1989 Volvo Other 1989 Volvo Other 12 $US $405.00
1973 Volvo Other 1973 Volvo Other 11 $16,900.00
1975 Volvo Other 1975 Volvo Other 19 $9,750.00
1957 Volvo PV-444 1957 Volvo PV-444 4 $US $5,100.00
1966 Volvo Other 1966 Volvo Other 21 $US $3,100.00
1970 Volvo P1800 SPORT COUPE P1800 SPORT COUPE 1970 Volvo P1800 SPORT COUPE P1800 SPORT COUPE 20 $US $12,600.00
1988 Volvo 740 GLE 1988 Volvo 740 GLE 21 $US $400.00
1986 Volvo 240 1986 Volvo 240 14 $2,950.00
1967 Volvo L3314 HT Laplander 1967 Volvo L3314 HT Laplander 12 $19,000.00
1971 Volvo P1800 -- 1971 Volvo P1800 -- 12 $30,995.00
1973 Volvo Other 1973 Volvo Other 12 $8,950.00
1984 Volvo 740 1984 Volvo 740 18 $US $1,375.00
1963 Other Makes Volvo PV544/Chevy S10 Rat Rod 1963 Other Makes Volvo PV544/Chevy S10 Rat Rod 21 $US $5,000.00
1978 Volvo 240 1978 Volvo 240 9 $2,700.00
1973 Volvo Other 1973 Volvo Other 11 $18,500.00
1985 Volvo 240 1985 Volvo 240 14 $US $919.09
1968 Volvo 220 wagon 1968 Volvo 220 wagon 21 $6,000.00
1976 Volvo 240 265 DL 1976 Volvo 240 265 DL 21 $4,900.00
1973 Volvo 164E Sunroof 1973 Volvo 164E Sunroof 21 $US $2,550.00
1969 Volvo Other 1969 Volvo Other 13 $4,500.00
1963 Volvo Other 1963 Volvo Other 12 $3,200.00
1966 Volvo PV544 1966 Volvo PV544 8 $US $8,900.00
1968 Volvo Other 1968 Volvo Other 21 $US $9,600.00
1967 Volvo Other 1967 Volvo Other 18 $US $6,000.00
1967 Volvo s122 1967 Volvo s122 10 $8,500.00
1970 Volvo P1800 SPORT COUPE P1800 SPORT COUPE 1970 Volvo P1800 SPORT COUPE P1800 SPORT COUPE 20 $US $11,055.00
1963 Volvo 122S Amazon 2Ltr, Twin Carb, Hot Cam, Flowed Head - Quick Car 1963 Volvo 122S Amazon 2Ltr, Twin Carb, Hot Cam, Flowed Head - Quick Car 11 $8,500.00
Volvo 740 Donor parts car Volvo 740 Donor parts car 3 $350.00
122s volvo coupe 122s volvo coupe 5 $28,500.00
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