The Volvo P1800 is reborn, and not in electric! – Yahoo News

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<p class = "canvas-atom canvas-text Mb (1.0em) Mb (0) – sm Mt (0.8em) – sm" type = "text" content = "The Cyan Racing team allowed Volvo S60 to shine on the stage of the International Touring Car Championship in 2017. This time the team is tackling a myth of the Swedish brand: & nbsp; "We could have built a Volvo P1800 electric with the latest technologies (Volvo and Polestar rely a lot on electrics, editor's note) but that was not what we wanted & nbsp; ", explains Christian Dahl, CEO of Cyan Racing. He adds: "We preferred to get the best out of the 60s, but optimizing the technique to keep a pure and refined driving experience. & Nbsp;" This is how a new P1800 was born, which claims 450 hp for barely 990 kg! "Data-reactid =" 13 "> The Cyan Racing team allowed the Volvo S60 to shine on the championship scene touring car international, in 2017. This time, the team is tackling a myth of the Swedish brand: “We could have built an electric Volvo P1800 with the latest technologies (Volvo and Polestar are relying heavily on electrics, Editor's note) but it was not what we wanted ", explains Christian Dahl, CEO of Cyan Racing. He adds:" We preferred to make the most of the 60s, but by optimizing the technique to keep a pure driving experience and refined. ”This is how a new P1800 was born, which boasts 450 hp for barely 990 kg!

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