Heritage News and Info

Here we will try to keep you updated on what is happening in terms of Volvo car anniversaries, news items of general interest and important dates to remember.

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  • UNIQUE ASTON-POWERED P1800 TO GRACE THE VOLVO CARS HERITAGE STAND AT BIRMINGHAM CLASSIC MOTOR SHOW

    On November 11-13, the Footman James Classic Motor Show will take place at the NEC in Birmingham and Volvo Cars Heritage will be there again, after a two year absence. The stand will also house the Volvo Owners Club (UK) during the show.
    2011-09-15
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  • FUN FOR THE YOUNG AT THE CHILDRENS HOSPITAL DAY

    For the forth consecutive year, Volvo Cars Experience invites children from the Childrens Hospital in Gothenburg to spend a day at Volvo Cars, filled with activities and fun, together with their parents and staff from the hospital.
    2011-09-13
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  • SPASS UNTER DER SCHWEIZER SONNE – OR FUN UNDER THE SWISS SUN

    During the weekend of August 26 – 28, the 11th Swiss Volvo Meeting and 3rd International Volvo Meeting were jointly held in the beatiful Swiss town of Interlaken. The sun did its best to put a nice golden touch to the event which attracted almost 1,000 Volvo cars to the Flugplatz and some 2,500 people that came to admire them.
    2011-08-26
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  • VROM 2011 – BIGGER, BETTER, BRIGHTER

    The 2011 edition of Volvo Rendezvous for Owners and Members – VROM – was held August 12 –14. This meeting for Volvo enthusiasts started already in 1987. It is held every second weekend in August at Arendal, close to the Volvo Cars Headquarters. This year it was again a full three day affair.
    2011-08-12
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  • A GREAT WEEKEND FOR VOLVO ENTHUSIASTS AT THE SÄLEN GRAND PRIX

    The second edition of the Sälen Grand Prix family weekend was held between July 22 and 24. The friendly atmosphere, the beauty of the Sälen area, the well-planned programme and the many interesting and challenging activities attracted even more cars and vistitors than in 2010.
    2011-07-22
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  • THE P1800 CELEBRATION CONTINUES

    The celebrations of the P1800 50th anniversary have been going on continuously since they began earlier this year. During the weekend of July 1-3, the Swedish P1800 club had their annual meeting and get-together in the Gothenburg area.
    2011-07-02
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  • The Volvo with four world-firsts turns 20

    After presenting its first front-wheel drive Volvo model – the 480 – in 1985, Volvo Cars continued its comprehensive product and production-technology transition with its next project, launched on June 11, 1991: the Volvo 850 GLT. The car with four world-firsts – one at the front, one at the rear and two in the middle.
    2011-06-09
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  • CLASSIC CARS IN THE CASTLE PARK – TJOLÖHOLM CLASSIC MOTOR 2011

    For the 18th time, the Tjolöholm Classic Motor show was held on Sunday May 22 in the beautiful park of the Tudor style Tjolöholm Caste, 30 min drive south of Gothenburg.
    2011-05-22
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  • VCC EMPLOYEES SHOW THEIR TREASURES

    On May 18, it was once again time for the Volvo Cars employees in possession of hobby vehicles to show these at the so-called Volvo Cars Vehicle Meet.
    2011-05-18
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  • TRÄFFPUNKT 70 – A STUDY IN BROWN

    Bell bottom trousers, long hair, sideburns, platform shoes, miniskirts, tunics and Afghan vests, peace, love and understanding, ABBA, Pink Floyd, brown, orange, green and yellow. The 1970s wake up a lot of memories in all of us who remember this decade, or as someone once put it: "If you remember the 70s, you weren't there".

    2011-05-15
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