Make Volvo
Model Volvo S40
Drive Front Wheel Drive
Chassis No R7-001
Built By TWR
Date Built 1997
Current Status

History

Built for the 1997 British Touring Car Championship, where together with R7-003 was one of two cars used by Rickard Rydell.

In 1998 the car was used by Jens Edman in the Swedish Touring Car Championship, then at the end-of-season 1998 Macau Grand Prix by Henry Lee Jr

Returning to Sweden in 1999 the car was fitted with a second seat and used for promotional rides.

In 2001 the car was used by SportPromotion as a test car and 2 races in the Swedish Touring Car Championship driven by Andreas Boström.

In 2002 the car was sold to Norwegian Touring Car Champion Jarle Gasland, and the following year was brought back by SportsPromotion.

In 2004 the car was sold to the Belgium Race Invest team and used by Dries Heyman in the Belcar Championship.

In 2008 the car was brought by Dejan Bulatovic for use in the Serbian Touring Car Championship

Purchased in 2012 by Jonny Westbrook

Pictures

Jarle Gåsland, Kinnekulle 2002 Macedonia 2011 Rickard Rydell @ Snetterton, Aug 97 Jarle Gåsland  @ Valer, Sep 2002 Armin Hahne Dejan Bulatovic Jarle Gåsland  @ Rudskogen, Aug 2003 Macedonia 2011

Videos

Race History

Volvo
#3 Volvo S40 - Volvo S40 Racing
Rickard Rydell
Volvo
#14 Volvo S40 - Volvo S40 Racing
Armin Hahne
Volvo
#3 Volvo S40
Henry Lee Jr
Volvo
#3 Volvo S40 - Ericsson Volvo Team
Henry Lee Jr
Volvo
#12 Volvo S40 - Volvo Personbilar Sverige
Jens Edman
Volvo
#21 Volvo S40 - Andreas Boström
Andreas Boström
Volvo
Winner #16 Volvo S40 - Kristoffersen Motorsport
Jarle Gåsland
Volvo
#16 Volvo S40 - Svein Kristoffersens Volvo Team
Jarle Gåsland
Volvo
#89 Volvo S40 - Belgium Race Invest
Dries Heyman / Patrick Snijers / Chris Voet
Volvo
#89 Volvo S40 - Belgium Race Invest
Dries Heyman / Patrick Snijers
Volvo
#89 Volvo S40 - Belgium Race Invest
Dries Heyman / Chris Voet
Volvo
Volvo S40 - Kristoffersen Motorsport
Jarle Gåsland
Volvo
Volvo S40
Dejan Bulatovic
Volvo
Volvo S40
Dejan Bulatovic

External Links

Race Results

Date Venue Driver Vehicle Pos
1998 Swedish Touring Car Championship
28 Jun 1998 SwedenAnderstorp (1) Jens Edman #12 Volvo S40 DNF
28 Jun 1998 SwedenAnderstorp (2) Jens Edman #12 Volvo S40 7
09 Aug 1998 SwedenFalkenberg (1) Jens Edman #12 Volvo S40 2
09 Aug 1998 SwedenFalkenberg (2) Jens Edman #12 Volvo S40 1
06 Sep 1998 SwedenKnutstorp (1) Jens Edman #12 Volvo S40 6
06 Sep 1998 SwedenKnutstorp (2) Jens Edman #12 Volvo S40 7
27 Sep 1998 SwedenMantorp Park (1) Jens Edman #12 Volvo S40 5
27 Sep 1998 SwedenMantorp Park (2) Jens Edman #12 Volvo S40 DNF
1998 South East Asia Touring Car Zone Challenge
25 Oct 1998 ChinaZhuhai (1) Henry Lee Jr #3 Volvo S40 4
25 Oct 1998 ChinaZhuhai (2) Henry Lee Jr #3 Volvo S40 DNS
1998 Macau Grand Prix
22 Nov 1998 MacauMacau (1) Henry Lee Jr #3 Volvo S40 14
22 Nov 1998 MacauMacau (2) Henry Lee Jr #3 Volvo S40 7
1998 South East Asia Touring Car Zone Challenge
22 Nov 1998 MacauMacau (1) Henry Lee Jr #3 Volvo S40 14
22 Nov 1998 MacauMacau (2) Henry Lee Jr #3 Volvo S40 7
2001 Swedish Touring Car Championship
08 Jul 2001 SwedenFalkenberg (1) Andreas Boström #21 Volvo S40 14
08 Jul 2001 SwedenFalkenberg (2) Andreas Boström #21 Volvo S40 DNF
16 Sep 2001 SwedenMantorp Park (1) Andreas Boström #21 Volvo S40 18
16 Sep 2001 SwedenMantorp Park (2) Andreas Boström #21 Volvo S40 20
2002 Norwegian Touring Car Championship
30 Jun 2002 SwedenKinnekulle (1) Jarle Gåsland #16 Volvo S40 1
30 Jun 2002 SwedenKinnekulle (2) Jarle Gåsland #16 Volvo S40 1
11 Aug 2002 NorwayMo I Rana (1) Jarle Gåsland #16 Volvo S40 2
11 Aug 2002 NorwayMo I Rana (2) Jarle Gåsland #16 Volvo S40 DNF
25 Aug 2002 NorwayRudskogen (1) Jarle Gåsland #16 Volvo S40 1
25 Aug 2002 NorwayRudskogen (2) Jarle Gåsland #16 Volvo S40 4
15 Sep 2002 NorwayVåler (1) Jarle Gåsland #16 Volvo S40 1
15 Sep 2002 NorwayVåler (2) Jarle Gåsland #16 Volvo S40 1
2003 Norwegian Touring Car Championship
24 Aug 2003 NorwayRudskogen (1) Jarle Gåsland #16 Volvo S40 1
24 Aug 2003 NorwayRudskogen (2) Jarle Gåsland #16 Volvo S40 1
2004 Belcar
04 Apr 2004 BelgiumZolder Heyman / Snijers / Voet #89 Volvo S40 24
25 Apr 2004 BelgiumZolder Heyman / Snijers #89 Volvo S40 39
2004 Norwegian Touring Car Championship
13 Jun 2004 NorwayRudskogen (1) Jarle Gåsland Volvo S40 2
13 Jun 2004 NorwayRudskogen (2) Jarle Gåsland Volvo S40 -
2004 Belcar
04 Jul 2004 GermanyNürburgring Heyman / Voet #89 Volvo S40 DNF