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Volvo designer pens P1800 for 50th anniversary, no chance at production

by Zach Bowman (RSS feed) on Dec 9th, 2011 at 2:16PM

It's been 50 years since Volvo introduced the P1800, and the Swedish automaker has chosen to mark the occasion by releasing a few sketches of what a modern interpretation of the sports coupe would look like. Christopher Benjamin, chief designer with Volvo, just so happens to be a big fan of the P1800 and worked up the sketches as part of a Twitter chat with fans of the brand. Needless to say, the sketches have created a serious stir among the Volvo faithful, but the company has made it clear there are no plans to bring a modernized P1800 to market. That's a real shame, too. We can imagine... Read More

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