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1960 Volvo PV544

  • Left Hand Drive
  • 84,130 Miles
  • Manual, 4 speed
  • Petrol
  • 1800cc
  • 1960
  • GAS685
  • White
  • Private seller
  • Brundish, United Kingdom


PV544 rally car for sale: £25, 000

After owning the renowned "GAS 685" for over 20y, we find she hasn't been used for 12m, so Emma says it's time to sell.

The car has seen one international win, and more class wins than I can count. Famously reliable car, having done several RAC Rally of the Tests, a LEJoG, regular outings on our national HRCR championship events, and one Iceland event.

Last used in December 2023, to demonstrate our engine to Volvo Cars UK, who immediately ordered one engine for their heritage 220 police car, and now they've ordered a second engine from us.

The specification is high, but as all my competition cars are, it is correct and legal - we have not needed to transgress the rules in order to win!

Video to follow, when it dries out a bit here.

1960 PV544 “GAS 685” Specification
 • Interior
  ◦ Brantz tripmeter and rally clock and monit
  ◦ Navigator’s footrest, adjustable
  ◦ Saab 9000 seats, with harness
  ◦ Heated rear screen
  ◦ Rear roll cage
 • Engine
  ◦ B18 high compression motor
  ◦ Iskey high lift camshaft
  ◦ 7000rpm redline
  ◦ Louvred bonnet
  ◦ SU HS6’s, and 4-1 exhaust manifold and 2” system
  ◦ 123 electronic distributor
  ◦ Airbox, almost impervious to water!
 • Electrics
  ◦ Alternator
  ◦ Pair of Cibie Oscar auxillary lamps
  ◦ Reversing lamp
  ◦ intermittent wipe
 • Suspension
  ◦ Road rally roadsprings
  ◦ Joghinder Singh’s 4shock front suspension
  ◦ ... making 6x Bilstein gas shock absorbers fitted to the car
 • Back Axle
  ◦ Quaife ATB
  ◦ 4. 56 ratio
  ◦ Amazon brake plates, ie Girling adjusters
 • Brakes
  ◦ Front brakes converted to Amazon discs & calipers, Mintex M1144 pads
 • Boot
  ◦ 85litre fuel tank above the axle
  ◦ Gas strut boot lid
 • Body
  ◦ Stainless steel bumpers

Video of car can be found on our facebook page.

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