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Feb
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Down Under 240 Wagon

Today I have a something suuuuuuuper sexay.  Like, seriously sexay.  I mean, this thing has amassed dopesauce to a degree that is utterly unfathomable to most people.  Fuck it, it is unfathomable to everyone.  Yeah, everyone.

I mean, just look at the sex machine.

I remember when I first laid eyes on this very image a few weeks ago.  I can’t even remember where but after I saw it I went on a mad escapade to try and find more info and the owner.  Thankfully my exhaustive efforts, and lack of any real semblance of a life outside of cars, did me well.  I found the home blog of this 240 and the owner, Zak.

The modification list is short but sweet for this ’91 240 Wagon.  Modifications include; 15×10 Diamond racing wheels fitted with 195/50 Kumho tires, custom King Springs with lowered Shocks, Extractors with a full 2″ Exhaust, Late 60s Volvo 244 Sun Visor, and a blacked out grille.

Can you believe that Zak started this project as a daily while he worked on another 240 sedan project (not pictured)?  Psshya, I didn’t either.  That whole idea has since been scrapped and Zak now focuses all his attention on this beast.

If this thing didn’t look proper enough right now, Zak is currently dropping a SR20DET into the massive bay of the 240.  I’d say that that is pretty freaking fantastic.  Can you imagine seeing a giant mom-mobile, like the 240, driving past you and having the sound of a turbocharged SR20?  I tried to envision just that, but my brain nearly assploded so I had to stop.

This car just makes me want to build a 240 Wagon even more.  I even put off working on my own xB today so I could write this today, that is how much I love it.

Major props to Zak!

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9 Responses to “Down Under 240 Wagon”


  1. 02/23/2011 at 4:41 PM

    That thing is super sick. We must have updates when the SR20 is up and humping.

  2. 02/23/2011 at 4:42 PM

    Better yet, lets have video!

  3. 3 Tom Rosenbaum
    02/23/2011 at 7:55 PM

    I kinda want to do a 20B-REW swap into a 240 wagon.

  4. 02/24/2011 at 3:03 AM

    Thanks for the feature mate.. glad you digg it!!

    Boostgear – Will defiantly be sending some videos once finished :D

  5. 5 gary
    02/26/2011 at 8:43 PM

    omg!!! he only need to drop a inch in the front and itll be that much better looking. please drop the front.

  6. 03/01/2011 at 6:45 PM

    Can’t get enough of these boats an Sr swap is hella tight yo! The interior is so Damn comfortable as well I have respect for any build on this chassis. Props!!*

  7. 7 blkbumperbandit
    03/03/2011 at 7:30 PM

    and people laughed when i told them about a volvo 240 project. Builds like this are the reason i still like the Volvo 240. mad props and respect to the owner

  8. 8 jake
    07/12/2011 at 11:22 PM

    what kind of set up do you have on the 4dr

  9. 9 cool sun
    02/24/2014 at 5:16 PM

    please share the offset measurements


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