1973 Volvo P1800ES

Lot: 507

Sold for (£): Unsold
Offered for sale is a 2.0L 1973 Volvo 1800ES manual. Coming with a partial history file, this lot's condition scores 77 / 135.

Classic Car Auctions says:

A P1800ES restoration project with lots of work already completed...

  • A cracking project to finish off 
  • All new braking system installed
  • Refurbished fuel system with new injectors
  • Now running, driving, and stopping after 25 years in hibernation
  • Interesting number plate


    • Matching engine and body type number but not the original gearbox (Moss box in the car). 
    • Chassis plate is missing following the years in storage but original body type number can be seen. 
    • Two previous owner car - A Mr. James Rothwell bought the car new on the 4th April 1962 and owned it until 1997 when the second owner bought it on the 1st November of that year. Under his ownership the car was stored in his barn as he never had the time to re–commission. 
    • An early example being Chassis ‘282’.
    • Jaguar heritage certificate applied for. 
    • A rare and exciting project. 


Lot Details

Registration: KKK 600L RHD/LHD: Right Hand Drive
Year: 1973 Engine size: 2.0L
Make: Volvo Odometer reading (miles): 110000
Model: 1800ES MOT expiry:
Warranted: No Chassis number: 4971

CCA Condition Report

Overall: 77 / 135


Bodywork: Glass:
Paint: Chrome:


Door-cards: Carpets:
Seating: Headlining:
Dashboard: Boot:


Components: Starting:
Appearance: Running:


Stripped out petrol tank, repair , clean through fuel lines, new injectors and filters after being in storage for 25 years.


Gears: Drive-shaft:

Running Gear

Axles: Chassis:
Suspension: Bearings:
Brakes: Wheels/Tyres:


All braking sytem renewed / rebuilt, new calipers , disks etc


Minor: Major:


All items checked.

Vehicle History

About the CCA Condition Report

A lot's condition report is compiled based on information provided to CCA by the vendor of the lot. CCA has no access to lots prior to a sale but does review its condition on the day of the sale. CCA strongly recommends viewing a lot prior to a sale as it cannot guarantee the accuracy of the information provided.
Poor Numerous faults / Extensive damage / Many missing parts / Project or donor car
Fair Basic condition / Requires attention mechanically & cosmetically / Some damage / Some missing parts
Good Every-day useable classic car / Driven & enjoyed / Commensurate with age & mileage / Drives and looks as it should / Some vehicle history
Very good Almost pristine / Mechanically & cosmetically sound / Driven only occasionally / Extensive vehicle history
Excellent Pristine / Original / Documented nut & bolt ground-up restoration / Stored professionally / Trailered only / Complete vehicle history