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The 2 Million Mile Volvo


  • Owner is Irv Gordon of Patchogue, New York.
  • Purchase new in June, 1966 from the Volvo dealer in Massapequa, New York.
  • Is recognized by "The Guinness Book of Records" as the record holder for "the highest certified mileage driven by the original owner in non-commercial service".
  • Passed the one million mile mark in 1987.
  • Engine was rebuilt at 675,000 miles.
  • Serviced and maintained by the owner and Volvo dealers.
  • Has been driven in all states, Canada and parts of Europe.
  • Mr. Gordon drove the car to Laguna Seca and will next go to the National Volvo Sport America event in Vancouver, BC.
Last modified: Wed, 19 Sep 2001


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