1973 Volvo Other
Sale price: $31,900.00 make an offer
Last update: 19.11.2016
Technical specifications, photos and description:
|Engine:||3 Million mile quality B20|
|Transmission:||4 Speed with Laycock Overdrive|
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1973 Volvo Other for sale
Thanks for visiting our listing for this cool 1973 Volvo P1800ES Shooting Brake. These very interesting cars are really coming into their own. Picked by Wayne Carini. Forbes magazine and Sports Car Marketplace magazines. to soar in value over the next few years. these great classic Volvos provide a solid investment in addition to the joy of possessing a piece of art you can comfortably use as a daily driver !
What's a Shooting Brake? Here's a nice wikipedia article. Note that this exact car in this color is the contemporary example of a Shooting Brake https://en. wikipedia. org/wiki/Shooting-brake
This is a late 1973 model P1800ES. #6981 of only 8077 produced for the model years 1972 and 1973. Best guess we've heard is that there are less than half of the originally produced cars still in existence as many delivered to the eastern US lost their battle with rust long ago. solid ones like this are difficult to come by. This P1800 ES is NOT listed on the Volvo registry! You will get to be first. This beauty had been put away for a very long time before our purchase and revival.
Fresh Volvo Gold Metallic two stage clearcoat respray . Clearcoat has been buffed to a high sheen and looks amazing. Laser straight. New chrome and trim. New windshield. Excellent glass. See the pictures. they speak for themselves.
This ES was refinished in the rare factory gold paint. This was the additional cost metallic paint and rare in 1973. The brochures and period advertising. some of which are included. usually featured the Gold P1800 ES with Black interior. Air Conditioning. Am Fm Radio and the 4 Speed with laycock electronic Overdrive topped out the option list. You could downgrade from here but this was the “fully loaded” car.
Unique and rare 5 x 108 alloy Volvo lightweight spoke alloy wheels with polished aluminum rim. New Pirelli P4 radial performance tires.
Volvo's amazingly reliable B20 engine runs excellent. Check Irv out here for an idea of how long these cars last. Freshly upgraded Weber carburetor and intake replaces the sometimes finicky Bosch fuel injection for a smooth drive and a horsepower boost. Complete Bosch Jet-Tronic OEM injection system is boxed and included. Factory Air Conditioning is in place and will require at least a new charge. New fuel pump. tune and radiator service.
Smooth shifting manual transmission with overdrive works well. No synchro crunching or problems. Smooth clutch.
4 wheel power disc brakes have been refreshed and work properly. The steering box was rebuilt to factory specs. Front wheel alignment just completed.
New Interstate Battery
We are an Interstate battery dealer. We provide a new Interstate battery installed in every complete vehicle we sell. Warranty service is available Nationwide through approximately 60. 00 Interstate dealers.
Fresh tune up. spark plugs. oil change. filter. wiper blades.
The trim is in excellent shape. Chrome and stainless have been polished. replated or reconditioned throughout.
Windshield is new. Other glass is original and excellent.
The fresh Black seat upholstery is in excellent condition with no rips. tears or abnormalities. Beautiful new Cocoa carpeting. Nice headliner. New dash caps. Air Conditioning. Dealer adjustable front seat tracks have been set to the most rearward position. We can reset these forward for drivers under 6' tall. Factory console and floor shifter. Folding rear seat. Original gauges in place.
The odometer shows 127310 miles and operates properly.
The California title is clear and all documentation is included. No back fees are due. No smog is required for California residents. Very low cost Antique registration and insurance rates for most US States.
A thick build book with extensive documentation is included. There are detailed photos of the restoration work. documentation and receipts as well as period adverts and several Volvo club enthusiast magazines.
Clear California title.
Please come inspect this great 73 Volvo P1800ES before the listing ends. We are happy to meet you and show her off. Please keep in mind that this is a used car. It is not a new car and will not be fresh and perfect like that new soul sucking Camry your Aunt Betty drives. If that's what you are after. this is not your era. nor your car.
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