Category Archives: Saabs from around the Web

BT: Everyday classic – Saab 99

British Telecommunications (BT) online magazine makes a review of the famous model Saab 99, entitled “Everyday classic: Saab 99 – The smooth Swede that developed a seriously sporty side“. Here are a few interesting excerpts from this article: Rally History Race and rally success came to the 99 Turbo, particularly in the hands of Erik Carlsson and
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Saab makes its £100K Garage debut

 £100K Garage  is a known section of the magazine Piston Heads. In this section of website, visitors choose cars that would like to have in their £100K Garage. For the first time, Saab (Saab 900 Turbo) makes its £100K Garage debut, joined by an M3 CSL, F355 and a Range Rover. About his choice of Saab 900 T16 S,
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1989 Saab 900 T16S Review

ClassicCarsDriven magazine had the opportunity to test 1989 Saab 900 T16S, really detailed and comprehensive Review. Particularly we like the specific references to the design concept .. usually missed by most people. The Saab 900 T16S was and still is today absolutely brilliant. After all Saab was if nothing else a superb engineering company and that was reflected 100% in
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Wired: Saab’s Weird Joystick-Controlled Car Wasn’t a Super Idea

Wired magazine that reports on how emerging technologies affect culture, the economy and politics, published today known interesting story about Saab Drive-by-Wire concept from 1992. Of course, for them too, Saab was always quirky in a cool way. The test car SAAB 9000, even has side-mounted joystick instead of a steering wheel. The system is fail-safed with reserve
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“Autocar” Editors’ Choice: Saab 96

So out of all the cars they test all year round, which models are the ones that Autocar staffers are willing to spend their own money on? The results are varied, ranging from a 1990 Volkswagen T3 Synchro, through a 1974 Ford Escort Mexico and even including a 1965 Chevrolet Corvair, but John Simister choose – 1961
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Saab 900 SPG on list of 51 Coolest Cars of the last 50 Years!

SAAB 900 SPG is on the list of 51 Coolest Cars of the last 50 Years (The 1980s), compiled by Road&Track magazine. The 1980s – The decade of wretched excess was good for enthusiasts, as we saw mind-bending race cars and street cars that are still spoken of in hushed tones. Remember, this is the
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12 Hours of “Saab Memorial” – The Movie

Magazine “Teknikens Världs” organized two years ago, an interesting contest of endurance – 12h test Saab Memorial. It was a very cold weekend in February 2012, and Six Saabs at the starting line of “Saab Memorial“. It is now known as the world’s toughest 12 hour test, test for which they qualify only the best Saabs.
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First test drive of Saab 9-3 EV

Elbilen I Sverige magazine in Sweden was the first newspaper in Sweden who had the opportunity to test drive the electric car Saab 9-3 in Trollhättan 3 September. The powertrain of new Saab 9-3 EV is supplied by American AC Propulsion, and the motor, inverter and the complete electronics package. The engine has 150 kW (204
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Jacksonville car dealer gives owner of Saab 9-3 refund in pennies?!

Irena Mujakovic purchased this 2003 Saab from Holiday Motors in January and now regrets her decision. The international college student said she didn’t expect the problems she encountered “It had transmission problems,” she said,” the message said gearbox malfunction.” They repaired the vehicle and sold her a warranty but then the transmission went out again.
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