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1970 Volvo 122S Racecar
(Information of this 122S was supplied by the owner Swedish member Tage Johansson )

 


Foto: Bengt Åce Liljevald

  More photos below, please click on image for full size photo

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Description

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Tage has been rallying Amazons since the 70s, recently he has been more involved with track racing in his Amazon. 

This particular 122S was built into a rally car in 1992/3 and steady improvements have been made over time. 

Last year Tage modified the rear axle to discs and installed a heavy duty 25mm anti-roll bar from a 240.

During 1989 to 1991 Tage raced 1 of 5 factory built Rallycross
Volvo 340/360 cars, with 2.8 Ltr B23 Engine and 298 bhp.
Picture is on his home page (Blue and yellow 360)

Specification                        

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Equipment :
122S (131T)
1970
B20, 4 cyl. 1982cc
46/38,5 mm
Köhler Racing
2 Weber 45 DCOE
185bhp estimated
M40 close ratio
4,56:1
Bilstein
Discs all around
Alu 7x15
Avon slicks 21,0 x 8,0 X 15 in front and
21,0 x 8,7 x 15 in rear.
4-2-1   2.5 "
180km/h @ 7800 rpm
Follow the link below to Tage's own site with more details

 122S Links

Tage Racing Tage Johansson's own web site

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