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Factory Rally Racer: 1970 Volvo 142S | 5th - 1970 Southern Cross Rally

December 09, 2015

I so often find myself in the right time and place to see some amazing cars. By complete chance I came across this car while trekking down Australia's East coast last August, and what a classic it is.

This 142 Coupe was built in 1970. It has a 1,986cc inline 4 engine.

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