1966 Volvo 121 B18 Amazon

Lot: 425

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Offered for sale is a 1.8L 1966 Volvo Amazon 121 manual. Coming with no history file, this lot's condition scores 53 / 135.

Classic Car Auctions says:

A late production 121 in need of a substantial restoration....

  • Finished in Middle Blue  
  • Standard four-door car that appears to be a good base to restore
  • On offer from a private collection and was due to be started as a restoration project 
  • The car does run and drove on and off the trailer when delivered
  • These cars have a big following and an active UK Owner's Club offering support


Lot Details

Registration: JVT 129D RHD/LHD: Right Hand Drive
Year: 1966 Engine size: 1.8L
Make: Volvo Odometer reading (miles): 106544
Model: Amazon 121 MOT expiry:
Warranted: No Chassis number: 220428

Vendor Condition Report

Overall: 53 / 135


Bodywork: Glass:
Paint: Chrome:


The Volvo Amazon ‘executive car' was manufactured between 1956 and 1970. Featuring strong articulation front and rear, with slight tail-fins - echoing the transatlantic styling ‘in-vogue' at the time, the Amazon's bodywork was constructed of phosphate-treated steel with heavy use of under-coating and anti-corrosive oil treatments. 


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Appearance: Running:


1966 was the first year with the new Stromberg carburettor.


Gears: Drive-shaft:

Running Gear

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Vehicle History

About the Condition Report

A lot's condition report is compiled based on information provided to CCA by the vendor of the lot. CCA has no access to lots prior to a sale but does review its condition on the day of the sale. CCA strongly recommends viewing a lot prior to a sale as it cannot guarantee the accuracy of the information provided.
Poor Numerous faults / Extensive damage / Many missing parts / Project or donor car
Fair Basic condition / Requires attention mechanically & cosmetically / Some damage / Some missing parts
Good Every-day useable classic car / Driven & enjoyed / Commensurate with age & mileage / Drives and looks as it should / Some vehicle history
Very good Almost pristine / Mechanically & cosmetically sound / Driven only occasionally / Extensive vehicle history
Excellent Pristine / Original / Documented nut & bolt ground-up restoration / Stored professionally / Trailered only / Complete vehicle history