MotorTrend Magazine Celebrates Volvo’s 85th Birthday With Top 8.5 Faves

This month marks the 85th Anniversary of Volvo.  In honor of this celebration, MotorTrend magazine identified its favorite 8.5 Volvo models produced over the last eight and a half decades. The top 8.5 picks were:

953-1958 Volvo TP21 “Sugga” (shown top left)

1957-1970 Volvo Amazon

1961-1972 Volvo P1800

1974-1993 Volvo 240 (and Turbo)

1995-1997 Volvo 850 T5-R

1998-2006 Volvo S80

2006 -Current Volvo C30

2011 – Current Volvo S60

1975-1980 Volvo 66

Read more on the history of Volvo and specifics on each model  in the  full article on