The Volvo P1800 Is The Car For Super-Sleuths From Swinging London

Catalog is an experiment from the biz side of Jalopnik. (So to be clear, this post is not editorial). Now and then, we'll deliver content about products you can buy... or at least dream of buying. Catalog's first contributor is Bureau of Trade, a digital authority in acquiring analog cultural objects. » 10/11/12 3:50pm 10/11/12 3:50pm

1973 Volvo P1800ES

Welcome to Found Off The Street, our look at cars found on the cape that rust liked so much it decided to summer there; Cape Cod, MA. Today we have a 1973 Volvo P1800ES » 1/09/11 9:00am 1/09/11 9:00am

Oh Holy Hell, It's A V-8-Powered Volvo P1800 Convertible

There are many things in life we can get behind. Few make as much sense as a roofless 1963 Volvo P1800 with a Ford small-block. Wanna buy it? Great news! You can! » 6/07/10 10:30am 6/07/10 10:30am

1971 Volvo 1800E

Welcome to Down On The Street, where we admire old vehicles parked on the streets of the Island That Rust Forgot: Alameda, California. Lurking around the local Volvo shop gave us this 262C Bertone... and now this genuinely sporty Volvo. » 2/13/10 9:00am 2/13/10 9:00am

Today, We're Thankful For The Pre-Chinese Volvo

We're thankful for pre-Ford Volvo, but now we're thinking Post-Chinese Volvo will make us thankful for the days of Ford's ownership. So this pre-Turkey Day we're remembering some highlights of the company as it is now and as it was. » 11/25/09 2:30pm 11/25/09 2:30pm

600 HP V8-Powered Volvo P1800 Re-imagined By Koenigsegg Engineer

When super car brands are brought up, Volvo doesn't usually come to mind. That might change thanks to Koenigsegg engineer Mattias Vöx and his re-imagined, 600HP, V8-powered modern Volvo P1800. » 5/06/09 3:00pm 5/06/09 3:00pm

Nice Price Or Crack Pipe: The $69,900 Volvo P1800S?

Would you believe a 95% Crack Pipe rating yesterday? That's what the $48,500 '72 Chevy pickup scored in the poll, which seems like a pretty decisive verdict. Today we're going to Göteborg! » 2/05/09 8:00am 2/05/09 8:00am

Volvo 1800S Joins Its Amazon Brethren At East Bay Junkyard

Not long after undertw rescued a bunch of parts from a Volvo Amazon featured in this series, another old Volvo has been put out on the same yard. This is no run-of-the-mill Amazon, however- we're looking at a genuine Volvo 1800S (I'm going to say it's a '63, based on the grille) with plenty of good components ready… » 5/01/08 2:40pm 5/01/08 2:40pm

PCH, Valhalla Edition: Sonnet or P1800?

It looks like the Sterling just wasn't able to dump as much weight on both sides of the hell/cool scale as the Impulse in yesterday's Choose Your Eternity poll, with the Isuzu vaporizing the Rover by a 4-to-1 vote-ratio landslide. Today we're going north for our cars. Way north. Yes, just like Yngwie on an airliner,… » 9/26/07 5:30pm 9/26/07 5:30pm

Ad Watch: Volvo P1800 Stars in Lollypop Spot

We sure hadn't pegged the venerable Volvo P1800 has the choice of pompadour-coiffed, misogynistic douchebags more interested in lollypops than the charms of a gorgeous blond straight out of Swedish central casting. But there you go. [Thanks to David for the tip.] » 6/29/06 11:40am 6/29/06 11:40am