Magazine Cover - Classic Cars For Sale - 1000s of Classic Car Reviews, How To Service & Maintenance Guides

Volvo P1800

Volvo P1800 Published: 21st Oct 2015 - 0 Comments - Be the first, contribute now!

Volvo P1800
The latest issue of Classic Cars For Sale is on sale now - Pick up your copy from all good newsagents including WHSmith or click here to subscribe now

Subscribe to Classic Motoring Magazine and save over 20%

Subscribe NOW

Available at all good newsagents including WHSmith

Don’t fancy an 02 or GTV? Then have a browse at these great alternatives with prices from just a couple of grand!

SAINT’S ALIVE

BEST MODEL: 2-LITRE

Launched in the late 1950s, the P1800 certainly feels it when compared to the BMW (and more specifically the Alfa) and is more a Swedish MGB GT. For all that, the P1800 is a great, classy GT coupé boasting looks time hasn’t diminished and although the sportshatch replacement (1800ES) isn’t quite so head turning it compensates by being individual and practical. Late 2-litre engine is quite quick in fuel injected form while overdrive makes cruising easy on all models. A bit dated to drive, if you want something more modern, check out the cultured C70 coupés of the 1990s which are scintillating in Turbo form and a real hoot if a handful to drive. Cheap too.



User Comments

This review has 0 comments - Be the first!

Leave a comment

Keep it polite and on topic. Your email address will not be published. Please do not advertise products, all posts of this nature will be removed. We do not stock or supply any of these products, we independently review these products.

Latest Issue Cover - Click here to subscribe

Subscribe to Classic Motoring Magazine and save over 25%

Subscribe