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VOLVO 262 Series/Models Timeline, Specifications and Pictures

Generations: 1
First production year: 1977
Engines: Gasoline
Body style: Coupé (two-door)

1977 - 1981

Volvo tried a new approach on the market and introduced the 262C as a personal luxury coupe in 1977 with some help from Bertone. Volvo was focused more on safety and reliability than on performance, but it still had to admit that coupes were the head-turners in the automotive industry. At least, that was true back in the mid-70s when the 262C appeared on the market. Then, the coupe was based ...

full description and technical specifications
gasoline engines:

  VOLVO 262 C 2.7L V6 4MT (140 HP)

  VOLVO 262 C 2.8L V6 5MT (155 HP)