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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:

1986 Volvo 240 1986 Volvo 240 12 $8,900.00
1967 Volvo Other 1967 Volvo Other 5 $US $2,000.00
1972 Volvo Other 1972 Volvo Other 19 $US $5,100.00
1973 Volvo Other 1973 Volvo Other 21 $US $1,225.00
1970 Volvo P1800 1970 Volvo P1800 21 $US $4,053.00
1989 Volvo 240 1989 Volvo 240 8 $US $500.00
1967 Volvo 122 S Amazon Wagon 1967 Volvo 122 S Amazon Wagon 16 $US $7,100.00
1972 Volvo 1800ES 1972 Volvo 1800ES 15 $3,900.00
1964 Volvo Other 1964 Volvo Other 21 $700.00
1966 Volvo 122S Amazon 1966 Volvo 122S Amazon 12 $US $500.00
1988 Volvo 780 Limited Edition 1988 Volvo 780 Limited Edition 12 $16,900.00
1989 Volvo 240 DL 1989 Volvo 240 DL 12 $US $510.00
1969 Volvo 142S 1969 Volvo 142S 21 $3,600.00
1989 Volvo Other 1989 Volvo Other 7 $3,800.00
1972 Volvo Other 1972 Volvo Other 12 $17,900.00
1968 Volvo 1800S -- 1968 Volvo 1800S -- 21 $16,900.00
Volvo 360 GLT Volvo 360 GLT 12 $700.00
Volvo: Other Volvo: Other 10 $C $20,000.00
1984 Volvo 240 1984 Volvo 240 14 $US $2,050.00
1984 Volvo 240 1984 Volvo 240 18 $US $4,050.00
1974 Volvo VOLVO 145.WAGON 1974 Volvo VOLVO 145.WAGON 21 $4,500.00
1967 Volvo Other 1967 Volvo Other 12 $5,000.00
1971 Volvo P1800E 1971 Volvo P1800E 21 $US $3,550.00
1973 Volvo P1800 ES 1973 Volvo P1800 ES 21 $US $6,700.00
1966 Volvo 122S Amazon 1966 Volvo 122S Amazon 6 $5,000.00
1988 Volvo 740 1988 Volvo 740 21 $3,500.00
1964 Volvo Other 1964 Volvo Other 21 $US $510.00
1968 Volvo 1800S -- 1968 Volvo 1800S -- 12 $16,900.00
1989 Volvo 740 1989 Volvo 740 21 $2,000.00
1986 Volvo 240 1986 Volvo 240 12 $9,500.00
1962 Volvo Sport 1962 Volvo Sport 21 $15,900.00
1983 Volvo Other 1983 Volvo Other 12 $US $213.61
1958 Volvo Other 1958 Volvo Other 12 $3,500.00
1959 Volvo PV544 544 1959 Volvo PV544 544 11 $US $950.00
1986 Volvo 240 1986 Volvo 240 20 $US $3,050.00
1967 Volvo P130 1967 Volvo P130 8 $14,000.00
1972 Volvo Other 1972 Volvo Other 12 $19,500.00
1967 Volvo P1800s 1967 Volvo P1800s 6 $9,500.00
1966 Volvo Other 1966 Volvo Other 4 $10,000.00
1989 Volvo Other 1989 Volvo Other 7 $3,800.00
1971 Volvo Other 1971 Volvo Other 21 $US $11,000.00
1966 Volvo Other p1800s 1966 Volvo Other p1800s 21 $US $13,700.00
1974 Volvo VOLVO 145.WAGON 1974 Volvo VOLVO 145.WAGON 11 $US $4,392.50
1974 Volvo 145 1974 Volvo 145 12 $2,200.00
1963 Volvo 122 AMAZON 1963 Volvo 122 AMAZON 12 $US $8,250.00
1967 Volvo Other 1967 Volvo Other 12 $5,000.00
1974 Volvo 164 E 1974 Volvo 164 E 18 $8,500.00
1973 Volvo 1800 ESOther 1973 Volvo 1800 ESOther 12 $US $7,855.00
1981 Volvo DL 4 Cyl. Station Wagon 1981 Volvo DL 4 Cyl. Station Wagon 21 $US $2,200.00
1988 Volvo 740 1988 Volvo 740 21 $3,650.00
1961 Volvo Other 1961 Volvo Other 21 $18,000.00
1986 Volvo 240 1986 Volvo 240 21 $US $760.00
1973 Volvo Other 1973 Volvo Other 21 $9,500.00
1972 Volvo Other 1972 Volvo Other 12 $4,950.00
1973 Volvo P1800S 1973 Volvo P1800S 11 $US $10,655.00
1964 Volvo Other 1964 Volvo Other 21 $2,800.00
1989 Volvo 740 1989 Volvo 740 21 $US $500.00
1974 Volvo VOLVO 145.WAGON 1974 Volvo VOLVO 145.WAGON 17 $US $2,900.00
1986 Volvo 240 1986 Volvo 240 21 $12,999.00
1966 Volvo Other 1966 Volvo Other 21 $US $1,025.00
1960 Volvo PV544 1960 Volvo PV544 18 $US $227.50
1988 Volvo 240 DL 1988 Volvo 240 DL 21 $US $1,988.00
Barn Find 1991 Volvo 940 GLE 8 + 8 Sedan Barn Find 1991 Volvo 940 GLE 8 + 8 Sedan 8 $405.00
1988 Volvo 740 GLE 1988 Volvo 740 GLE 11 $US $2,500.00
1979 Volvo 240 1979 Volvo 240 21 $US $1,499.99
1965 Volvo Other 1965 Volvo Other 21 $US $2,400.00
1972 Volvo Other 1972 Volvo Other 12 $19,500.00
1966 Volvo Other 1966 Volvo Other 21 $US $11,300.00
1963 Other Makes Rat Rod 1963 Other Makes Rat Rod 21 $US $5,000.00
1974 Volvo Other 1974 Volvo Other 12 $US $2,400.00
1961 Volvo Volvo 122 1961 Volvo Volvo 122 9 $US $600.00
1966 Volvo 544 1966 Volvo 544 17 $10,900.00
1986 Volvo 240 1986 Volvo 240 11 $1,800.00
1960 Volvo PV544 1960 Volvo PV544 18 $US $300.52
1969 Volvo P 1800 -- 1969 Volvo P 1800 -- 21 $US $21,900.00
1958 Volvo Other 1958 Volvo Other 12 $1,000.00
1972 Volvo P1800 RESTORED! RARE! 4 SPEED! FUEL INJECTED 1972 Volvo P1800 RESTORED! RARE! 4 SPEED! FUEL INJECTED 12 $23,900.00
1988 Volvo 740 1988 Volvo 740 21 $3,789.00
1989 Volvo 740 1989 Volvo 740 21 $US $1,025.00
1985 Volvo 240 1985 Volvo 240 21 $4,700.00
1961 Volvo PV544 1961 Volvo PV544 21 $5,000.00
1964 Volvo Other 1964 Volvo Other 21 $14,900.00
1964 Volvo Other 1964 Volvo Other 17 $US $5,203.00
1974 Volvo 164 E 1974 Volvo 164 E 18 $9,000.00
1972 Volvo Other ES 1972 Volvo Other ES 18 $17,000.00
1972 Volvo VOLVO 1800 ES WAGON SPORT WAGON 1972 Volvo VOLVO 1800 ES WAGON SPORT WAGON 21 $US $13,300.00
1971 Volvo P-1800 1971 Volvo P-1800 12 $US $2,225.00
1981 Volvo DL 4 Cyl. Station Wagon 1981 Volvo DL 4 Cyl. Station Wagon 21 $US $2,500.00
Volvo: P1800E Volvo: P1800E 21 $C $19,500.00
1989 Volvo 740 1989 Volvo 740 17 $US $100.00
1969 Volvo 142S 1969 Volvo 142S 21 $US $3,000.00
1979 Volvo 240 GT 1979 Volvo 240 GT 21 $US $4,486.00
1966 Volvo 122 1966 Volvo 122 16 $US $6,799.00
1979 Volvo 240 1979 Volvo 240 21 $US $1,499.99
1973 Volvo 1800ES 1973 Volvo 1800ES 9 $35,990.00
1972 Volvo P1800ES 1972 Volvo P1800ES 6 $US $4,550.00
1971 Volvo P1800 1800E 1971 Volvo P1800 1800E 21 $US $2,500.00
1970 Volvo Other P1800 1970 Volvo Other P1800 9 $US $102.50
1985 Volvo 240 1985 Volvo 240 21 $4,700.00
1969 Volvo P 1800 -- 1969 Volvo P 1800 -- 21 $US $29,900.00