Our history - 1935

1935

  • Previously, Volvo had engaged the services of a number of Swedish-American engineers to design a modern Volvo motorcar, capable of competing with leading American makes.
  • The result was the PV36, more popularly known as the "Carioca". Unfortunately, it proved very difficult to sell, but, in spite of this, the "Carioca" went on to become something of a cult vehicle.
  • Volvo is listed.