1996 Volvo 850 2.3 R Saloon 5 speed Manual (59,453 miles) For Sale
A very rare and original Volvo 850R having only covered 59,453 miles from new.. Extremely desirable manual model. EU specification. Hand sourced and tested drirect from Japan, buy our team. Sold as new by Volvo Japan, just imported back to the UK by us. Evidence of Volvo service history. Cambelt recently replaced. All original handbooks and owners manuals. Both sets of keys. HPI checked and clear.
For a limited time in 1996 only, Volvo offered a new heavy duty manual transmission designed specifically for the 850 R (excluding US market), called the M59, which featured a viscous coupling limited slip differential. Furthermore, the M59 equipped cars were fitted with the B5234T4 2.3-litre 5-cylinder engine featuring a larger TD04HL-16T turbo, re-designed turbo manifold & intercooler, unique ecu with Motronic 4.4, uprated fuel pressure sensor and a heavy duty clutch. These modifications enabled the manual transmission cars to produce 250 hp (190 kW) and 350 N·m (260 lb·ft) versus 240 hp (180 kW) and 330 N·m (240 lb·ft) for the automatic transmission.
This particular example is a GRADE 4.5 example. One of the highest possible condition grades for a vehicle of this age. All original panels, no repair or accident damage. The car also has all original paint, as from the factory. Any inspection welcome.
Standard Spec: Usual Volvo 850 R Saloon Manual. Too much to list. Please contact us for full details.
A ultra rare find. Very proud to have sourced this vehicle. Becoming increasingly collectable. Car will undergo a major inspection service by Volvo before sold. One to put away. Great part of any collection. Any inspection welcome.
OTR On The Road £13,940 GBP.
OTR Includes UK Registration (V5), Valet, PDI, HPI Certificate, Taxes and Duties paid, MOT. 3 Months Comprehensive Warranty.
This 1994 Volvo 850T5 estate was found languishing at the back of a covered area behind a couple of other cars that a contact of mine had been invited to go and see with the view to purchase, having.....
Rare November 1996 Volvo 850R Estate. One owner since new, subject to the first 3 years being contract hire to myself.
No modifications and has the 2 extra seats in the boot.
MOT until August 2020.