Volvo 1800 Picture Gallery 
   
   
Volvo P1800 Pictures Gallery

Prot. P1800
61-63
1800S
1963
1800S
1964
1800S
1965
1800S
1966
1800S
1967
1800S
1968
1800S
1969
1800E
1970
1800E
1971
1800E
1972
1800ES
1972
1800ES
1973

1969 1800S

Chassis # 28300 - 30000
Production time:  1968-08 – 1969-07

 

Type Designations
Type Prod. year letter Year Gearbox Model Markets 1=LHD 2=RHD
183351 S 1969 M41 1800 S All Except USA 1
183352 S 1969 M41 1800 S All Except USA 2
183451 S 1969 M41 1800 S USA & Canada 1
First 2 digits = Type  3rd digit = Engine (3 = B20B)  4th digit= Market (3=all except US, 4=US)  
5th digit = Gearbox (5=M41)   6th digit = Steering (1=LHD, 2=RHD)

Colours:


Blue (99)

Red (46)

White (42)

Dark Green (94)

Dark Grey (98)

Black (19)

Yellow (97)
 

Wheels: 4.5 inch hole rim and same hub caps as Amazon Estate cars

Grille:  Shiny light metal, solid pattern with vertical bars

Changes
-Brake circuit failure/Parking brake alarm lamp on the dashboard to the left of the tachometer

-B20 badge in the radiator grille

-Front direction indicator lenses turned around. The orange field is now pointing down.  
-New engine B20B
-Twin carburettors
-Lower compression, 9.5:1
-118 Hp SAE at 5800 rpm
-SU-carburettors on right-hand drive cars, Zenith-Stromberg on left-hand drive
-New exhaust emission control
-New alternator for 35A with mechanical regulator
-Radiator fan with friction clutch
-Dual circuit brake system
-Modified clutch
-New “High-impact” type windscreen
-Changed rear axle ratio 4,3:1
-New Overdrive (type J) ratio 0,797:1
Volvo P1800 Classic cars


 
Volvo 1800 Picture Gallery is an independent website with photos, chassis register, handbooks, manuals and other documentation related to Volvo 1800.. Please send a mail to karl@volvo1800pictures.com if you want to add pictures to the gallery and database or if you have documents that you want to share with us. There is no fee or club affiliation required to add a car to the chassis register. I welcome pictures of Volvo 1800 in any shape and condition!.

I run and maintain the two web sites Volvo 1800 Picture gallery and Volvo 1800 chassis register in my spare time and solely based on my genuine interest of the Volvo 1800. If you appreciate my work, please consider a donation using the button to the right.

Karl Eric Målberg
Donors