Revealing the Volvo P1800 Cyan
Cyan Racing, the reigning triple World Touring Automotive Champions, has revealed the Volvo P1800 Cyan, an interpretation of the long-lasting Volvo sports activities automobile from the sixties. The automobile is engineered by the staff behind the primary world title-winning Volvo race automobile and the Volvo C30 Polestar Idea Prototype.
Excessive-strength metal and carbon fibre physique
Bespoke and unbiased absolutely adjustable chassis
420hp and 990kg
”Our firm was based in 1996 to race Volvo automobiles in Sweden and the Volvo P1800 Cyan is closing the circle for us,” mentioned Christian Dahl, CEO and founding father of Cyan Racing.
“We claimed our first world title with Volvo in 2017 and have since then received two additional world titles with two different producers. The primary world title was a milestone for us, and we felt it was a great time to reconnect with the previous and to these earlier than us racing Volvos. The primary Volvo P1800 Cyan carries our blue and yellow racing colors to mark our heritage.”
What might have been
The unique Volvo P1800 was unveiled in 1960, a 12 months earlier than the Jaguar E-Kind, two years earlier than the Ferrari 250 GTO and three years earlier than the Porsche 911.