365 Things to DO – Day ONE HUNDRED FIFTY FIVE: Look for a Volvo station wagon – 240 series. Outside of Sweden, Ithaca had the largest per capita inventory of these boxy but good cars. VOLVO BALLET, which celebrates our favored local car, is one of the most popular entries in the Ithaca Festival parade. Sadly, Prius and Subaru are taking over Ithaca streets. Even my rusty trusty Volvo wagon is long gone!