- Ad Source: eBay
- Location: Huntington Beach, California
- Model Year: 1973
- Model Trim: P1800ES
- Odometer: 68850
- Starting Price: $200
- Seller Type: Private Owner
- Contact Info: No Longer Available
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Thanks for stopping by our listing for a very cool car.
This is the gentleman’s shooting brake. Designed for discerning gentlemen with sporting tastes, this fine automobile is meant to provide luxury conveyance for you and your gear. Whether it be to the hunt club, as originally intended, to the country club for a round of golf or to the local show and shine, this p1800 arrives in style. And with fewer and fewer of these cars surviving in the wild, you are not likely to see another very often. Only 8077 ever built worldwide and 41 years of attrition means that very few nice are or will be on the market.
Search the term “shooting brake” and choose the wikipedia answer to find this exact car as the contemporary example of the marque
restored in 2014, this car benefits from:
fresh paint and body work in the original “born with” gold color. Minor rust removed. Two stage paint with clearcoat that was then color sanded and buffed to a “foot deep” shine.
New floor pans
reconditioned original leather seats in excellent condition.
Original dash in amazing condition.
fresh brake service
fresh mechanical service
new chrome and stainless trim
the borg warner automatic transmission shifts firm and properly.
Door seals and all needed rubber parts replaced.
A completed build book includes detailed restoration photographs, receipts, information and a value guides.
A period magazine advertisement for this car is also included. Look closely at the advert and note that out of all the colors volvo had at their disposal to advertise, and as with wikipedia, this gold color combination was the top choice.
A few personal items are shown in the pictures to invoke the original purpose of this car. The browning citori 12 gauge, the briefcase, the ashtray and the cubanos are not included. Well maybe a cubano or two.
Values of these es model p1800 cars are escalating quickly. Two cars have sold for sums in excess of $80,000 while average values of $50,000 seem to be on the near horizon. Check out the current issue of sports car market or haggerty value guides online and prepare to be amazed.
Please feel free to check out this amazing p1800es prior to auction’s end……Because we’re sure you’ll fall in love with it.
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