Category Archives: SAAB Concepts

Saab 9-3 From the Future

This project “SAAB NEW RANGE STRATEGY“ is the result of four months of work of the French team of students, realised at Institut Supérieur de Design Valenciennes. The project dates from 2013 and was presented in early 2014. The philosophy was to present a brand strategy (branding) for Saab to restart studying the market, customers and
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Look-alike concepts? Renault Trezor – Saab Aero X?

Star of the Paris motor show which opens today (29. September 2016)? Among the concept-car candidates is the Renault Trezor, an extravagant 4.7 m-long two-seater grand tourer with fighter jet-style cockpit canopy, fitted luggage, a wooden dashboard and a “Passion Red” paint job that even extends to the windows… Renault TreZor showing us the Renault’s
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Saab 9-6C – RWD V8 Coupe

Does anyone remember what bilsport.se had as main news April 1, 2005? At that time, GM has reportedly announced the creation of a new sport coupe – rear-wheel drive Saab V8 Coupe. The images that are then supposedly “leaked” showing the concept car that was clearly designed in the United States with a very “stylish” design and aftermarket wheels.
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Saab 96 and Saab 95 in Google Sketchup

Swede Jakob Bonds from a designbox.se studio did a great job – 3D models Saab 95 and Saab 96. He Made a pair of SAABs using a free version of Google Sketchup. He Used in this project “the box technique” which is very powerful but requires an acute sense of 3D-space and accurate blueprints. A skill to be mastered
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Saab 900 Sport Coupé

The 1994 model of the Saab 900 represents the second generation of this model which is now based on the Opel Vectra platform and even shares some parts with this car. One from a series of 900 concepts was this Sport Coupe 900 concept by Valmet Automotive. For many, this is the most beautiful Saab ever
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“Saabish” KAAB 99 L Supercar Concept

Johan Wejedal is a talented industrial and graphic designer from Gothenburg, Sweden. He’s a big fan of Saab Cars, as well as Koenigsegg supercars. Because of that, he made great hybrid concept, a combination of old Saab 99 and Koenigseggs supercar. We liked this sketch called KAAB 99 L, and this is what the author
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Full-size luxury sedan – Saab 9-9X Aero

Once, Zhejiang Youngman – one of the then buyers of Saab, announced an additional agreement for the development of three models in “the next generation of Saab” – new Saab models smaller city car (Saab 9-1), a large cross -over model positioned above the current Saab 9- 4X ( Saab 9- 6X) and large sedan
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Saab 900 Turbo Scale Model 1:18

Many of you wanted it, and modelers from site club-ottomobile.com finally did it – Saab 900 Turbo Scale Model (1/18)! Their wishes were heard – a Resin Model Car Manufacturer is finally doing the Saab 900 Turbo in 1:18 scale – but there is max 1000 units. Take a look at it … It’s worth it Model of Saab 900 is
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Beautiful SAAB Eco-X Concept

This beautiful Saab Eco-X Concept by Drew Whittock (Designer at Broom Boats) concept encouraging the use of alternative materials benefiting the environment without narrowing the target market to sustainably aware customers. Taking influence from the ever advancing aeronautical industry, Scandinavian design philosophies and adapting architecture, the SAAB Eco-X concept represents an understanding of environmental impacts that material demands
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Saab 8000 (Saab 960)

This is another interesting concept from Jack Ashcraft sketch book, whom we have already mentioned in post Saab 99 Truck. After a career in the USAF, Jack Ashcraft owned a Saab-Fiat-Citroën dealer and also raced Saabs and Fiats in hillclimbs and autocrosses in California. Jack has been involved with Saab automobiles since 1963, when he purchased a Saab 93F.
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SAAB 9-0 Blender Concept

Blender is capable of creating delicious natural smoothies and drinks, packed full of nutrients that’s easy for the body to digest. And I assume that everyone have in their household, but do not have such a nice SAAB blender. This is product concept: SAAB 9-0 – Saab Inspired Blender Concept created by Logan McGee graphici and product designer
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Hyundai’s Ioniq hybrid with Saab’s “Hockey Stick”

In one of the previous blog posts we mentioned copying design elements of a classic Saab design and lines. Hyundai’s new hybrid concept Ioniq went one step further and copied “The hockey stick” – an recognizable design feature seen on nearly all Saab automobiles! 2017 Hyundai Ioniq will be a standalone hybrid model in Hyundai’s lineup.We’ll see
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Saab 9-4x Sport Concept

Very interesting Saab Sport SUV concept based on Saab 9-4x. Unfortunately, this is only amateur Photoshop work, but it gives us an insight into how well could look like a some imaginary future Saab SUV. The author has combined the silhouette of Saab 9-4X models and the new Saab 9-5 sedan. See it in various out color combinations:

Arvid’s Saab concepts

Arvid Schwartz is a 19-year-old student from from the Swedish city Vagesbon. Arvid studied Industrial Design and according to his works, which he uploads to the Instagram We can see that he has talent. Among many of the Car concepts that he drew,  there are many Saab concepts. Just look at some of these great sketch of concept
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Extended Saab 99 GLE-L

Pic of the week this time comes from the Valmet Automotive company. This is the first extended Saab model made in Valmet Autoomotive in Uusikaupunki (Finland) – Saab 99 GLE-L from 1976. The front part comes from the Saab 99, the rear from the future Saab 900. The chassis is prolonged by 25 cm, featuring the
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