Talking Skulls, Thor's Hammer Medallions Bring Grim Scandinavian…

The last time the Black Metal V8olvo raced, it was black and blue... and evil. It's still evil, but- like a bleak Swedish winter of death- it's all in white now.
» 12/27/08 9:00am 12/27/08 9:00am

1977 Volvo 244DL

I had meant to put more Volvo 240s in this series, since the island is full of good examples (and, besides, I'm racing one next month). But somehow a few months have gone by since the last one, so here's a somewhat earlier example I found parked near the '82 Mercedes-Benz 380SL. And yes, I noticed that '79 Civic across … » 4/17/08 9:00am 4/17/08 9:00am

1980 Volvo DL

Remember when 77% of you voted to see early 200-series Volvos in this series? Well, your day has come! I remembered that poll the other day and set out looking for a good example of such a car. 25 seconds later, I found this '80 DL (yes, Saab lovers, Alameda has about five Volvo 200s per block... and just one old Saab… » 1/23/08 9:30am 1/23/08 9:30am