Make Volvo
Model Volvo S40
Drive Front Wheel Drive
Chassis No R9-002
Built By TWR
Date Built 1999
Current Status

History

Built for the 1999 British Touring Car Championship, where it was used by Rickard Rydell and Vincent Radermecker.

In 2000 the car appeared at the final round of the Swedish Touring Car Championship driven by Kelvin Burt.

In 2001 the car again appeared at the final round of the Swedish Touring Car Championship, this time driven by Rickard Rydell.

In 2002 the car managed a full season in the Swedish Touring Car Championship in the hands of Jan Nilsson.

In 2003 the car was brought by Jan Nilsson and apart from a few demo runs in 2008/09 remained in storage at Flash Engineering, until being sold to Polestar Racing in 2012.

Pictures

Jan Nilsson Jan Nilsson

Race History

Volvo
#1 Volvo S40 - Volvo S40 Racing
Rickard Rydell
Volvo
#11 Volvo S40 - Volvo S40 Racing
Vincent Radermecker
Volvo
#34 Volvo S40 - Volvo S40 Racing Team Sweden
Kelvin Burt
Volvo
#40 Volvo S40 - Volvo S40 Team Sweden - Flash Engineering
Rickard Rydell
Volvo
#2 Volvo S40 - Flash Engineering
Jan Nilsson

Race Results

Date Venue Driver Vehicle Pos
2000 Swedish Touring Car Championship
10 Sep 2000 SwedenMantorp Park (1) Kelvin Burt #34 Volvo S40 10
10 Sep 2000 SwedenMantorp Park (2) Kelvin Burt #34 Volvo S40 DNF
2001 Swedish Touring Car Championship
16 Sep 2001 SwedenMantorp Park (1) Rickard Rydell #40 Volvo S40 16
16 Sep 2001 SwedenMantorp Park (2) Rickard Rydell #40 Volvo S40 3