• Merkliste 0
    0

    Changes in watchlisted vehicles

    Watchlist

    Take advantage of the watchlist for quick access to your favourite listings.

    To use the watchlist, please sign in.

  • Gespeicherte suchen 0
    0

    new offers in search requests

    Search requests

    Save your search requests and start them again at any time with just one click.

    You will be informed by e-mail when new listings appear on your saved searches.

    In order to save your searches, you must be logged in.

Volvo 1800 ES (1972)

72900 miles on the odometer and in original factory red paint color code 46

Price on request

  • Volvo 1800 ES
  • Volvo 1800 ES
  • Volvo 1800 ES
  • Volvo 1800 ES
  • Volvo 1800 ES
  • Volvo 1800 ES
  • Volvo 1800 ES
  • Volvo 1800 ES
  • Volvo 1800 ES
  • Volvo 1800 ES
  • Volvo 1800 ES
  • Volvo 1800 ES
  • Volvo 1800 ES
  • Volvo 1800 ES
  • Volvo 1800 ES
  • Volvo 1800 ES
  • Volvo 1800 ES
  • Volvo 1800 ES
  • Volvo 1800 ES
  • Volvo 1800 ES
  • Volvo 1800 ES
  • Volvo 1800 ES
  • Volvo 1800 ES
  • Volvo 1800 ES
  • Volvo 1800 ES
  • Volvo 1800 ES
  • Volvo 1800 ES
  • Volvo 1800 ES
  • Volvo 1800 ES
  • Volvo 1800 ES
  • Volvo 1800 ES
  • Volvo 1800 ES
  • Volvo 1800 ES
  • Volvo 1800 ES
  • Volvo 1800 ES
  • Volvo 1800 ES
  • Volvo 1800 ES
  • Volvo 1800 ES
  • Volvo 1800 ES
  • Volvo 1800 ES
  • Volvo 1800 ES
  • Volvo 1800 ES
  • Volvo 1800 ES
  • Volvo 1800 ES
  • Volvo 1800 ES
  • Volvo 1800 ES
  • Volvo 1800 ES
  • Volvo 1800 ES
  • Volvo 1800 ES
  • Volvo 1800 ES
1 of 50
Call Seller
E-Mail Seller
  • DK Classic Cars
  • Denmark Denmark
  • Contact:
    Jesper N Andersen

Subject

Request for Volvo 1800 ES (1972) | Vehicle-ID: 83621

Watch Watchlisted
Print
Report
  • Vehicle data
  • Description
  • Condition
  • Make Volvo
  • Model P 1800
  • Model name 1800 ES
  • Series W-Y
  • Year of manufacture 1972
  • Chassis number 1836353002206
  • Gearbox number n.a.
  • Report n.a.
  • Condition category Original
  • Mileage (read) 72,900 mls
  • Previous owners n.a.
  • First registration 12/1972
  • Engine number n.a.
  • Matching numbers n.a.

Technical details

  • Body style Estate
  • Power (kw/hp) 91/124
  • Cubic capacity (ccm) 1,986
  • Cylinders 4
  • Doors 2
  • Steering Left (LHD)
  • Transmission Manual
  • Gears 4
  • Drive Rear
  • Front Brake Disc
  • Rear Brake Disc
  • Fuel Petrol

Individual configuration

  • Exterior colour Red
  • Manufacturer colour name n.a.
  • Sunroof No
  • Folding roof No
  • Power Assisted Steering No
  • Central locking No
  • Electric windows No
  • Interior colour Black
  • Interior material Leather
  • Electric heated seats No
  • Air conditioning No
  • ABS No
  • Airbag No
  • Cruise control No

1972 Volvo 1800 ES

1972 Volvo 1800 ES with 4-speed manual transmission and only 72900 miles on the odometer and in original factory red paint color code 46. This is a first year 1800ES model manufactured in Gothenburg on April 1972. The car starts right away and runs and drives as it should. Floors and sub frame rails are in good condition. A few dings, rust and paint chips on the body but nothing major – a very straight car.

Car specification:

VIN: 1836353-002206

Gearbox: 4-speed manual with overdrive

Odometer: 72900 miles

Engine: B20

History of the 1961-1973 Volvo P1800/1800S/1800E/1800ES:

Volvo was best known for making sturdy but somewhat stodgy sedans in the mold of the PV544 and the 122 Amazon. In the 1950s, Volvo flirted with a sports car with the fiberglass P1900, but quality was miserable as were the driving dynamics of the car. Volvo took another stab at a sporty car with the P1800 in 1961.

Design of the car was until very recently attributed to Frua of Italy, but in reality, it was a family affair, done primarily by a then-young Pelle Pettersen the son of 544 designer Helmer Pettersen. The car at least looked Italian, very much a product of the 1950s rather than the 1960s with neat tail fins and a short greenhouse with a tall beltline. Early cars were assembled by Jensen in West Bromwich, England.

Quality of the Jensen-built cars was, however, not up to Volvo’s standards (and the cars were notoriously rust-prone) so production was shifted to Volvo’s Gothenburg plant in Sweden in 1963 and the model name transitioned from P1800 to 1800S. A few years later, in 1969, the original 1.8-liter B18 engine was replaced with the 2.0-liter B20 for an added 18 hp. Both engines came with dual, English-made SU carburetors. In 1970, the 1800E came with a host of changes including a new instrument panel.

The last major variant was the 1800ES, a two-door wagon with a glass tailgate. Nearly as lovely as the coupe, it remains one of the most successful variations on the sports wagon theme.

Today, parts support for the 1800 remains good, and several specialists are available to take good care of owners.

Condition, Registrations & Documents

  • Registered
  • Ready to drive
  • Accident-free

Vehicle-ID: 83621

Dealer Vehicle-ID: K199


New to Classic Trader?

Register quickly and easily to benefit from the following advantages :

  • Save interesting vehicles to your personal watchlist.
  • Create and save individual searches.
  • No cost or obligation.

I am a private seller

With Classic Trader your vehicle is as good as sold. We support you along the way.

I am a dealer

Post an unlimited number of vehicles. Use Classic Trader as a professional distribution channel and benefit from our services.

I am a private seller

With Classic Trader your vehicle is as good as sold. We support you along the way.

I am a dealer

Post an unlimited number of vehicles. Use Classic Trader as a professional distribution channel and benefit from our services.