I Purchased this Volvo in December 2004. According to the manufacturers certificate from Volvo Car Corporation...
Chassis No.: 207230
Type: P-544 08
Engine No.: 29183
The car has been fitted with a B16B motor, running nicely on twin SU Carbs.
Colour Code: 56
Ready in factory: 9 December 1958
Delivered: 31 December 1958 to Johannesburg
Pictures Nov 2005
The 544 still needs some work, however i must say everyday i can climb into it, start it up and just go :-), I need to source some badges, a drivers side mat, and fit back in the original seats.
Pictures December 2004, The day I brought the car home :-)