51 year old Hagerty International Managing Director Angus Forsyth, bought his 51 year old 1963 Volvo 1800S in 1982 when he was 18 years old and still drives it to this day. Every time he gets behind the wheel, the smell of the car takes him back to his childhood where he fondly remembers his mother, who drove him around in an identical vehicle. Watch it on Youtube.
Just Opened! - Land's End VCOA Store
Just Opened: Shop for VCOA logo embroidered merchandise at Land's End VCOA store HERE
New Feature - Volvo in the Past Press
A new feature has been added under the News & Views menu. Clicking on the Past Press menu will open up a tabbed panel with select news items from independent publications. Currently, we are featuring Hemmings Motor News, Hemmings Daily and Sports & Exotic Cars past articles (Volvo related, of course!).
New past press items will be added on a regular basis and we hope to to be granted authority to post articles from other publications soon. Check back regularly to catch up on new (old) articles!
The DUTCH have Landed!!
Sixty 2 man teams, driving classic Volvos, shipped from The Netherlands, have begun the Pan Americana 2014 trek over the Indian Trail from Panama City to Anchorage Alaska. Currently in Central America each team is headed toward the US border, through the western states, on into Canada ending in August. You can follow the progress of one team at www.team83.nl