So I found out how amazing Bring a Trailer is and there just happened to be a project car on there that I’ve wanted for some time. It needs a lot of work (doesn’t run) but there is so much promise in this thing...

This is how the seller bought it 4 years ago in a barn. It’s a Volvo Amazon! WAGON!

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Has all of the original stuff and the seller has already done some of the hard work on it. Next it will be my turn and my wife and I are ready to tackle it.

It has the original B18 motor in it, but an engine swap is most likely in its future as I doubt the 1.8L and 90 bhp of fury can bring much of it up to my elevation.

I might have to give Eddie a call when I go get it as it’s in West Chicago.

Anywho, yay projects! Now to go work on my airstream reno as the weather is wonderful today...

Some potential ideas for the Volvo: