1964 Volvo Amazon

Welcome to Down On The Street, where we admire old vehicles found parked on the streets of the Island That Rust Forgot: Alameda, California. Many East Bay Amazons have been getting crushed, but this one is safe on the Island. » 11/21/09 9:00am 11/21/09 9:00am

Jalopnik Reader Makes Epic Journey To Snatch Amazon Parts From…


A few weeks back, we saw a reasonably complete looking 1964 Volvo Amazon in an East Bay wrecking yard, and the outpouring of grief- particularly from European readers- was heart-rending. How could such a nice Amazon be treated like some dime-a-dozen Excel or Taurus? How? Well, nobody saved the whole car, but a… » 4/03/08 2:30pm 4/03/08 2:30pm