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Irv Gordon / 3 Million Reasons to Believe

    Today, 74-year-old Long Island native and retired science teacher Irv Gordon will reach a milestone no other individual has accomplished in more than 100 years of automobile manufacturing: driving three million miles in the same vehicle – a shiny, cherry red 1966 Volvo P1800.
    Gordon, soon the first person to drive three million miles in the same car - a 1966 Volvo P1800 - thinks back and looks ahead at his top 10 favorite routes in the United States
    On June 30, 1966, the Beatles landed in Tokyo for their concert tour. Mike Tyson was born in Brooklyn. Los Angeles Dodger Sandy Koufax was halfway through pitching his final and finest season.
    Gordon, the first person to soon drive three million miles in the same car - a 1966 Volvo P1800 - says patience, awareness and tune-ups are keys to safe driving
    Planned in Sweden, designed in Italy, unveiled at the car show in Brussels, built in Britain and a huge success in the United States, the Volvo P1800 is Volvo's most internationally renowned model.

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