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The Volvo P1800S 1966 Catalog. A pleasant and funny literature.

 
 By: amanico : July 9th, 2019-23:43
Watches are not the only ones to have some good old marketing teams... wink













Best,

Nicolas

I love old car brochures....

 
 By: Cpt Scarlet : July 10th, 2019-00:55
They are part of social history and take you back to the era. 

Absolutely. [nt]

 
 By: amanico : July 10th, 2019-00:57
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Too cool to see the spirit of the time. [nt]

 
 By: Bill : July 10th, 2019-01:52
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Totally, my friend. It is so... 60's! [nt]

 
 By: amanico : July 10th, 2019-02:03
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Super cool !

 
 By: bimbeano : July 10th, 2019-05:13
I have a few old brochures as well, some are lost unfortunately.
This example of the P1800 is amazing, shame we can't yet send the correct odor along with the scans smile

Bim

Please post the non lost ones! ;) [nt]

 
 By: amanico : July 10th, 2019-05:32
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Great idea !

 
 By: bimbeano : July 10th, 2019-09:14
Will do a quick one ... Bim is drowning in work :-(

I am impatient to see that. Be brave. ;) [nt]

 
 By: amanico : July 10th, 2019-09:25
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I love seeing the fashion from when these classics were new--the clothes, the hairstyles, the makeup, men wearing hats...

 
 By: Emil Wojcik : July 10th, 2019-06:14
It reminds me what a different world it was back when these cars were 'just' cars.

All an era. Cars were object of Art, pleasure, Travels... Soul. [nt]

 
 By: amanico : July 10th, 2019-07:47
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I get the feeling, Volvo was inspired...

 
 By: watchme : July 10th, 2019-07:03

by the Karman Ghia's sexiness, but wanted to improve the performance.

-Dean

And by the ... E Type! A proof:

 
 By: amanico : July 10th, 2019-07:48




This type of advert is not often seen these days! Nice find! Best, É. [nt]

 
 By: eklektik : July 12th, 2019-02:36
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Yes, love that one a lot! [nt]

 
 By: amanico : July 12th, 2019-04:11
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You know we who love watches are not the only ones with obsessions! Here's a guy whose obsession is P1800 Literature!

 
 By: cazalea : July 10th, 2019-11:56
LINK TO HIS SITE

The brochures (in many languages) are all scanned in as PDF files!

Nico, you can thank me later at 4 am when you finish scanning the list ...

Cazalea






The funny thing is that I know most of these documents! I discovered some of them, though. Thanks to you and to this gentleman! [nt]

 
 By: amanico : July 10th, 2019-14:03
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Very nice! I like the spirit on these old advert! It also helps with what to wear when you drive to Classic Cars events :) Best, É. [nt]

 
 By: eklektik : July 12th, 2019-02:34
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He he... I thought about that as well. [nt]

 
 By: amanico : July 12th, 2019-04:12
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I remember that modal well.Sexy, cool and sophisticated thanks for posting Nico [nt]

 
 By: aperna : July 12th, 2019-04:11
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Pleasure, Tony. Even better to drive it. [nt]

 
 By: amanico : July 12th, 2019-04:12
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Nico, you will be getting my vote for the most interesting man in the world [nt]

 
 By: aperna : July 12th, 2019-08:25
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Now you make me blushing, Dr. [nt]

 
 By: amanico : July 12th, 2019-17:15
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