It's not a surprise that we can still see vintage vehicles being driven on the road today. Wikimedia Commons has media related to. The width is measured with doors and windows closed and the wheels in a straight-ahead position. Written by James Dolan The Volvo 240 a classic? The team was the most successful of these. In all, more than 2. Secondly this blocky Swede has had quite a cult following almost since its inception.
Under åren genomgick den flera förändringar, bland annat moderniserades fronten ett flertal gånger, störst förändring gjordes då årsmodell presenterades med en helt ny front och en ny inredning. The number of main bearings depends on the engine type. It also helped that it rode well and was immensely comfortable. This incident also resulted in the board of directors withdrawing from factory supported GpA racing programs. They could be outfitted with a rear-facing foldable jumpseat in the passenger area, making the wagon a seven-passenger vehicle. It was equipped with several innovative safety features.
Help build a complete car catelog Help us build a complete car catalog. The mechanical system that connects the wheels and axles to the chassis of the vehicle. Nevertheless, it did lead to protests from other teams, until Volvo was able to produce proof that the 500 cars had indeed been manufactured. One is advised to open the tin can under water so as to contain the noxious aromas that would otherwise emanate. Dessvärre hade 240 stora problem med rost, och hög bränsleförbrukning. Francevic won the the first and only time that the had been won by a Volvo driver and the first time since its inception in that it had been won with a car powered by a turbocharged engine. Show and compare with other cars Main features, safety and ecconomy Engine size: 2127 ccm 129.
All 500, except for one car which was returned to Sweden, were subsequently stripped of their GpA homologation equipment and sold as standard road cars. B21A 100—106 2127 1975—1984 Först i nya ledet av rödblocksmotorer med överliggande kamaxel. With Volvo, safety is of great importance, which is why it's the ultimate family car in the market. S står för Sondermodell specialmodell. The was used only in the early years and subsequently replaced by the , a smaller version of the B21. Like the 1966 to 1974 , from which it was developed, it was designed by.
Quiet and unassuming by day, the 262C saw the distinctly suburban 200-Series loosen its tie and show a slightly darker side to its personality. The Whiplash Protection System was introduced in 1998 to prevent injury of front seat users during collisions. Production was initially low, with only around 600 built by the time of the introduction of the 1980 model year cars. A popular alternative on some markets made its appearance in 1979 - the market's first 6-cylinder diesel in a passenger car a 5-cylinder diesel engine was offered for some markets. Additionally, diesel 240s have six-cylinder engines. På de första årgångarna av Volvo 240 kan man tydligt se släktdragen i fronten från. B28E 155 2850 1981—1983 En B27 med större borr.
A Bosch mechanical injection system is used that requires constant electrical input so that the fuel supply can be cut off when the ignition key is removed. The higher the pressure is, the more optimized design has been achieved. The raw bodies were sent from Sweden to for lengthening, reinforcing, and finishing. A turbocharged diesel was never sold in the 200 series. The 4 and 6 codes soon lost their original meaning as signifying the number of cylinders with the introduction of B17-engined four-cylinder Volvo 260s for export to Greece and Israel in the late 1970s.
In connection with the introduction of the 240 family, a new 4-cylinder engine family with an overhead camshaft began to be used. The Swedish motor vehicle manufacturer has appointed branding agency Bite to develop its logo as part of a plan to elevate the marque's iron symbol to give it the same level of prominence as the Volvo mark. There are two main types of sump systems - wet and dry. We aim to correctly credit images but if we have used an image that belongs to you and you wish it to be removed, or for the credit to be amended, please contact us. The international version has white and larger ; the American version has. Quattroruote: Tutte le Auto del Mondo 1985 in Italian. The Swedish like eating tinned rotten fish.
Original articles appearing herein are subject to copyright. Volvo 240 var länge vanligaste bil och var under fortfarande en ganska vanlig syn på vägarna, speciellt om man jämför med andra konkurrerande modeller från samma tid. For 70 years the company has more than 45 major safety inventions and contributions. In 1985, Volvo signed Swiss engine guru Reudi Eggenberger to run its works team. It was as if there was a dead elk in the passenger seat and not a 12 oz tin of fish. Tricot plush trim, five body paintings to choose.
En V6 helt i aluminium utvecklad i samarbete med Peugeot och Renault. And they have a new one on the way, the 244. Torque is the turning effect, produced when force is applied to rotate an object around an axis, fulcrum, or pivot. Safety has a long history in Volvo models. Only available in 244 sedan body style. Svarta lister, insprutning och elektrisk överväxel. The normally aspirated version remained eligible for international competition until 1996, and to this day the 240 remains a popular clubman's rally car in Scandinavia.
We aim to correctly credit images but if we have used an image that belongs to you and you wish it to be removed, or for the credit to be amended, please contact us. The interior had a smaller diameter steering wheel then the standard Volvo and a short throw shifter that added to the athletic feel. In racing form, the 240T weighed 1,065 kg 2,348 lb , and its turbocharged 2. And one is also advised to drink plenty of schnapps to kill the taste. There was no choice to but to leave the car as we simply could not drive with the cabin thronging with these disgusting insects. This model received a facelift in both 1981 and 1986, with the inclusion of new Volvo 244 parts.