Swedish Classic Cars

Low Mileage Turbo: 1988 Saab 900 SPG

This 1988 Saab 900 is a rare SPG model, short form for Special Performance Group. This was the Motorsports group of BMW or Special Vehicles Team from Ford – but in a distinctly Swedish package. The 900 SPG blended… more»

Round Light Coupe: 1976 Volvo 242 DL

This 1976 Volvo 242 DL coupe combines numerous treasured qualities of Volvos from this vintage, including round headlights, two doors, a stick shift, and the notoriously reliable B21 engine. This example is said to be an extremely clean survivor… more»

Stretched Swede: 2001 Volvo S80 Limousine

During the late 1990s, Volvo decided that it wanted to focus more on commercial vehicles (such as trucks and construction equipment), so Ford Motor Corporation took ownership of the Swedish automaker. This lasted for about a decade, and while… more»

One-Owner Garage Find: 1979 Saab 99 GL

As Saab’s first “big” car, the 99 was quite a modern update to the beloved and quirky 96 and finding a 1979 Saab 99 GL in orange with a 4-speed and in this condition isn’t all that common anymore…. more»

Estate Sale Find: 1972 Volvo 1800E

Formerly part of an estate sale in New York, this 1972 Volvo 1800 is just some body work away from being beautiful again, alright so maybe it needs a little more than that. The car is currently in Andover,… more»

Monte Carlo Yellow: 1991 Saab 900 SE Turbo

Few cars are as emblematic of 90s yuppie wealth than the Saab 900 convertible. Paint it yellow and give it Aero blade-style wheels, and it becomes borderline iconic. This 1991 Saab 900 SE Turbo features a one-year-only color of… more»

One of a kind 1987 Aston Martin Lagonda Shooting Brake

When an owner sets out on the journey to customize a classic car, their level of bravery can be judged against two separate criteria. The first is the make and model of the car that they have chosen to… more»

Same Owner For 35 Years: 1967 Saab 96

This pristine example of a car born from the jet industry has been owned by the same person for the last 35 years. Up for sale is this classic 1967 Saab 96 with a current bid price of $7,200… more»

Sweet Swede: 1979 Saab 900 Turbo

One of the greatest characteristics of Saab as a vehicle manufacturer was that they were rebels. This brought them into various conflicts, most notably with their parent company when the firm was a fully owned subsidiary of General Motors…. more»

Ready To Race: 1964 Saab 96 Rally

While the brand is no longer in existence, the legacy lives on. This fully restored and ready to race 1964 Saab 96 Rally is listed for sale with a buy it now price of $19,900 or you can make… more»

Huge SAAB Stash With Some Rare Gems!

Barn Finds reader Ian C. spotted this huge stash of vintage Saab cars on craigslist, consisting largely of Saab 96 cars (or 95s and 94s, depending on the year) and a Sonnet coupe. There also looks to be an… more»

British Built Swede: 1962 Volvo P1800

After sitting parked in a barn in Olympia, Washington for the past 26-years, this 1962 Volvo P1800 is looking for a new home. The early P1800s were built under contract for Volvo by Jensen, but when the deal turned… more»

Barn Find Bonanza: Volvo Parts Collection

Acquiring a large parts stash may be a dream for many of us, but it’s also a ton of work to manage an inventory of sizable proportions. A seller on craigslist has listed a massive spread of Volvo parts,… more»

Swedish Survivor: 1971 Volvo 145 S Wagon

When it comes to cars that could be defined as strong or possibly even bullet-proof, then cars like this 1971 Volvo 145S undoubtedly would meet that criteria. In spite of the fact that the 1-Series Volvo has now been… more»

Arizona Car: 1958 Volvo PV445 Duette

You have to love a vehicle from the late-1950s that still has a split windshield. This 1958 Volvo PV445 Duette can be found here on eBay in Vinemont, Alabama. There is an unmet $6,750 opening bid and no reserve… more»

Trailer Find: 1973 Saab Sonett

As I continue to acquire more parts for cars that don’t run, I fear I am going to end up like this seller on craigslist of a 1973 Saab Sonnet. It’s clearly been stuck in a trailer for a… more»