The six-cylinder luxury saloon from Volvo was launched at the Geneve Salon exactly 50 years ago in 1968.
111 Alpine Blue metallic colour and 959-861 black leather interior. Rare items include original fully working Volvo radio, original half moon shape spare fuel canister designed for left spare wheel well. Original UK market brochure. Uninstalled tow bar system with electrical wiring also included.
Largely restored, otherwise excellent original condition. Another set of wheels, tyres and hub caps.
Fitted with remote controlled central locking and Defa Alarm system.
History known since 1980. According to previous owner Mrs Cumberworth the car was bought by his husband from a used car dealership in England in 1980. Accompanied copy of V5 registration document, on Mr Cumberworth’s name dated 23.4.1980 confirms four former keepers since Feb 1976. Same owner Mr Grönlund from 1988 to 2010. 04/1980 change of owner Mr D Cumberworth, UK plates EFA 289L 07/1982 change of owner Mrs H Cumberworth, Hyvinkää FI, registered on Finnish plates UPL-237, imported under tax-free regulations 10/1987 change of owner Mrs L Heinonen, Riihimäki FI, reg. IAL-618 10/1988 change of owner Mr P Grönlund, Riihimäki FI 12/1988 MOT/TÜV inspection 05/2000 MOT/TÜV inspection 06/2000 registered on FI plates UIO-133 08/2010 change of owner Mr T Simola, Lahti FI 06/2011 MOT/TÜV inspection 08/2012 MOT/TÜV inspection 05/2013 MOT/TÜV inspection, 154930 kms 06/2013 change of owner T:mi H Pesonen company, Lahti FI 08/2014 change of owner T:mi Ari Salmela company, Villähde FI 09/2014 change of owner Mr J Sipiläinen, Jokela FI 09/2014 MOT/TÜV inspection, 153984 kms 10/2014 change of owner Mr M Nyman, Lahti FI 03/2015 change of owner Mr M Laitinen, Vesivehmaa FI 09/2017 change of owner Harri Asunta Oy Ltd, Helsinki FI 03/2018 service, change of transmission fluid, Kariste Classic & Sports car service, Helsinki FI 04/2018 MOT/TÜV roadwort
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Keith is an author, public speaker, business consultant and highly regarded expert on Aston Martin motor cars and general classic motor vehicles.
Achieving engineering qualifications and working his way through all areas of the motor trade, collecting awards for service in the process, Keith joined Aston Martin Management team in late 1980s where he helped build up the Works Service department, exceeding all expectations and establishing the highest standard of service with a trusting friendly relationship with its clients.
"After managing a multi-franchise dealership, it was time to offer my unique expertise to the classic car market and in 2009 Classicmobilia was established.I believe that my enthusiasm and experience add value to every project I undertake, whether it be advising on a potential purchase or working to protect your investment."
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