Another main change was to the engines, which were now of an design. Some models come equipped with power steering. The car handles like it's on rails. Body panels are tricky to get, mechanicals no problem. Nevertheless, it did lead to protests from other teams, until Volvo was able to produce proof that the 500 cars had indeed been manufactured. They could be outfitted with a rear-facing foldable jumpseat in the passenger area, making the wagon a seven-passenger vehicle. Archived from on 21 September 2010.
This engine was unusual at the time, being composed of many small parts in a modular design as opposed to a monolithic engine block and head. Favorite this video and subscribe to CrashNet1! The choice of gearboxes was also improved, with overdrive now available as an option in all models except the base-model 242L and 245L. For example; 244 and 245 were four-cylinder sedans and wagons respectively and 264 and 265 six-cylinder sedans and wagons respectively. In many ways the Volvo 240 series, including the 244, became a classic. Nevertheless the 244 line of demarcation of four-door sedans had the full cordilleran bend the elbow of conservation features.
In 1983 Volvo produced 505 evolution version of the 240 Turbo with a larger turbocharger and other performance modifications. Yes Review Date: 16th September, 2007 Faults: Stromberg carb faults. Acceleration and Passing Ability This chart indicates passing times anddistances that can be met or exceeded by1975 Volvo 242, 244 and 245 in the situations diagramed below. The was used only in the early years and subsequently replaced by the , a smaller version of the B21. Many thanks for visiting our channel. Käyttäjät voivat hakea palveluja tarkoilla hakukriteereillä, jolloin ilmoituksesi saa kohdennettua näkyvyyttä.
Quick access to automobile-catalog website - - type in a browser: a-c. The B21A engine gained three horsepower; a new steering wheel and gearknob were also introduced. Volvo increased engine displacement to 2. Leather seats were standard on 264's and 265's from '75 to '77, after that you got the option of leather or velour. In racing form, the 240T weighed 1,065 kg 2,348 lb , and its turbocharged 2. All subsequent 1983 240 Turbo intercooler car had the projecting, so called coffin-nose and grille, but were fitted as standard with the uprated intercooler, which developed more power solely due to the efficiency of the 760's uprated intercooler. The 260 series also received a in lieu of the 164's.
Yes Review Date: 10th October, 2006 Model year 1975 Year of manufacture 1975 First year of ownership 2005 Most recent year of ownership 2005 Engine and transmission 2. The objective of these tests was to help establish a test methodology for evaluating crash compatibility and aggressiveness. Archived from on 3 August 2016. In 1985, Volvo signed Swiss engine guru Reudi Eggenberger to run its works team. 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.
At the time of introduction, the Volvo was one of the fastest as well as quietest diesels sold. The 244 cordilleran belt is no exception. Output and torque diagram Fuel system The engine is equipped with fuel injection system. Suspension was by front-spring struts and detract absorbers, the rear reside axle was carried in longitudinal rubber mounted behave arms, and there were two torque rods and a bring up the rear rod — mutually stabiliser bars front and rear. The full Terms and Conditions of using this website and database can be found. The bulk was far large but the relatively abruptly wheelbase provisional internal space.
Älä meitä usko, usko asiakkaitamme. This was allowed under the Group A regulations, the cars only having to have been made and not necessarily sold. Consumers could also take advantage, for a short period of time, of specifying a V6 engine for their Volvo 244. The overall safety of the driver and passengers in the event of a crash was greatly improved with very large front and rear end. Front wheel alignment The alignment values apply to an unloaded car but include fuel,coolant and spare wheel. I've seen them in dark brown, tan, black, grey etc, but the leather is always hard and cracked these days, and the padding was pretty average on the early models, the later foam introduced in '78 is much more comfortable.
Failure to maintain the recommended tire inflation pressure or to increase tire pressure as recommended when operating at maximum loaded vehicle, or loading the vehicle beyond the capacities specified on the tire placard affixed to the vehicle, may result in unsafe operating conditions due to premature tire failure, unfavorable handling characteristics and excessive tire wear. I'd be inclined to keep it all original, if you go changing seats and things it loses a bit of it's originality, some people don't care about that stuff, but some do. As the 240 Series remained popular, only the 260 Series was displaced by the 700 Series, which Volvo marketed alongside the 240 for another decade. Only 1991 in the United States. Tricot plush trim, five body paintings to choose. Around the world, other teams were also running the Volvo 240T with fair degrees of success. Exhaust emission control accomplished by electronic fuel injection.
The raw bodies were sent from Sweden to for lengthening, reinforcing, and finishing. The 200 looked much like the earlier and Series, for they shared the same body shell and were largely the same from the cowl rearward. The 700 was replaced by the in 1992, a year before the 240 was discontinued. Volvo: The Cars - From the 20s to the 80s 2nd English ed. Around 50 were sold in ten different countries, taking the total number produced up to 500. In the United States, 240s regularly appear in low-budget endurance racing series such as , where the 240 reliability, durability, and easy parts availability are appreciated. Palveluissa saat kuvauksen palveluistasi, yrityksesi logon, yhteystiedot ja linkin omille kotisivuille.