1969 Volvo Amazon 122s 2 Door coupe, first registered on 01 January 1970.
My brother in-law and I purchased the car together just over three years ago and in that time it has had plenty of work and sensible upgrades to keep it rolling.
The car is actually a later 131 Amazon badged as a 122s which was typical of the model. This means it benefits from the larger B20 2.0l engine, currently running twin SU carbs and a J-type overdrive. The previous owner had the engine fully stripped and rebuilt in 2008 by R.A Classics in Lopcombe. A fast road cam was fitted, the head was machined and ported and an aluminium radiator fitted. The work has created an extremely capable classic, an all round pleasant car to drive that can more than keep up in modern traffic.
Shortly after purchasing the car, it was subjected to 50 hours of welding work at Volvo specialist Templar & Wilde. This included inner and outer rear arch’s on both sides, sill work, roof gutter / A-pillar repairs and a half body respray (a total bill of almost £7000) Both front wings were also replaced back in 2011 by the previous owner (photos and documentation available) There's some small surface rust patches (corner of the drivers door for example) but the body is very solid - there's no hidden surprises.
The interior isn't as tidy as the exterior but is presentable. There's a tear on the passenger seat, hence the chequered blanket in the photo but a bit of tidying would bring the interior up to a good level.
There is a huge history file of invoices available dating back to the late 70s + photographs of the restoration work that has been undertaken.
• Wheels refurbished, resprayed, aligned and new Michelin XZX tyres fitted by Surrey Autoworks June 2017 £750
• Custom made S/S exhaust from Infinity exhausts Bristol October 2017 £350
• Headlights and brake-lights upgraded to Halogen and LED April 2018
• Rolling road and Carbs tuned at Dyno Dynamics, May 2018
• New prop-shaft fitted, Surrey Autoworks June 2018 £250
The two-door coupe shape is getting rare and looks great in dark green, especially with the matching body coloured wheels and tan interior. It's recently been to Le Mans and back without skipping a beat and even returned a pretty respectable mpg using the overdrive! It would make an ideal basis for a full historic Rally Car or it can simply be used as a very quick and reliable everyday classic. The car is both MOT and tax exempt.
Price: € 20.900,-
New at Classic Park, this Volvo Amazon P1300. The car was produced in 1969 in Volvo’s new plant in Gent (BE) and then delivered to its first owner in Norway. Why deliver all your parts from Sweden to Belgium to then send the car ‘back north’ to Norway? Because in 1969 Volvo .....
1966 Volvo 122S Amazon 4DR Sedan
..You will have to look long & Hard /
..To find a nicer one
..Factory Installed A/C
..New Blue Paint
..New Tan Interior
..Original Drive Train
..Very Rare Automatic Trans
..Runs & Drives Great
..Asking $11,500 USD
Very good, very competitive Volvo 122S Amazon ready for racing. Built in 1993-1994 from original stock car, using race proven parts and knowledge. Approximately 20 race starts, FIA approved car (FIA documents over due at the moment).
- Volvo B18, Wiseco pistons, Timos-motor camshaft, lifters and .....
1966 VOLVO AMAZON 122S
This time Warp car has only covered 18,000 miles since new. The first owner, an elderly gentleman, had the car for 40 years and only covered 11,500 miles. Finished in Graphite Grey with red trim, the interior is in as new condition and retains plastic covering on the rear door .....
Volvo 122 Amazon Rally car with
double carburetor - lock differential - advanced instruments - rally lamps - sports steering wheel - bucket seats - roll bar
Used for ice speed races in Sweden
Very original condition, never restored, no serious accidents
Rare opportunity to buy an absolutely .....
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Splendid condition Volvo Amazon with reliable B20 engine. A stunning looking car in Mediterranean blue combined with healthy condition chrome bumpers and details. Tight fitting body and very solid condition underside. The seats in the interior .....
1966 Amazon 121 for sale.
excellent condition, reliable runner.
Recently serviced and bodywork lovingly restored by Bristol Classic Cars
(list of works available)
Been dry garaged for the last 18 years.
Rear seatbelts and overdrive fitted.
The Volvo Amazon was first introduced to the public in 1956 and hit the roads in early 1957. It was ten years later that the 123 GT version was added to the series. It was the most luxurious an sporty version of the whole Amazon range. This car was assembled in Belgium and supplied by Volvo dealer Van .....
Very nice Volvo Amazon B18 from year 1961 in the rare black color.
The Volvo is in perfect condition and well maintained.
Car came to the Netherlands from Sweden in April 2005 and has since registered on Dutch registration.
Original data card is still present at car!
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Very reliable classic Volvo Amazon with powerful B18 engine. For consequent use and long trips the Volvo Amazon might be the perfect vintage car! this one comes in a very good and well taken care off condition. Restoration has been carried out many years .....