Category Archives: SAAB News

Peter Backstrom from Saab Car Museum at Swedish fair in Gothenburg

Today – last day at Automässan 2017, Swedish fair in Gothenburg, Peter Backstrom from Saab Car Museum spoke today at the stand of Orio about the Saab cars. The Saab cars museum is curated by Peter Bäckström, remains open to the public, and hosts festivals regularly. In addition to interview with Peter, which you can see
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NEVS is waiting license for electric vehicle production in China

NEVS has delivered a number of test vehicles, and submitted all the information to get his license for electric vehicle production in China, according to Ttela – local newspaper in Sweden.  Now the company is awaiting the authorities’ notice. Meanwhile, the first commercial electric cars were delivered. According to the same source, the basis of
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Video from Saab Session Slovakia 2016

Saab Session Slovakia 2016, as well as the largest gathering of Saab cars fans  in Slovakia was held in mid-October, but now we got a video report from meeting. Saab rally was held in Ružomberok – Hrabovo from 7 to 9 October last year, and the event was attended 71 Saab  cars and as many as 164
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Hans-Martin Duringhof new Vice President Product Strategy and Planning in NEVS company

Hans-Martin Duringhof, currently Senior Director Electrical Engineering & Vehicle Motion, has been appointed Vice President of Product Strategy & Planning and member of NEVS’ management team. Product Strategy & Planning is a newly established function and will be responsible of setting strategies and roadmaps for projects working to develop NEVS’ future electric vehicles and services.
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Kia Stinger GT – New car that targets former Saab buyers

This is the 2018 Kia Stinger GT and it’s the car Kia hopes will win it a legion of new fans Down Under.  Kia unwrapped a high-performance sedan  designed for “spirited long-distance” driving in Detroit on Sunday in advance of the North American International Auto Show in a bid to boost its reputation among sports car enthusiasts and rival European offerings
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Orio Opens New Saab Accessories Online Shop

Orio is now offering exclusive Saab Accessories on SaabGear.com. While they do offer a variety of apparel, their Saab swag goes beyond the usual hats and t-shirts. At SaabGear.com, you can get Saab branded items such as a trunk organizer or first aid kit for your car, drinkware to keep you hydrated or caffeinated on the go, Wide
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Saab engines in the new Chinese Armored SUV BJ80

The new Chinese anti-riot SUV Beijing Auto BJ80 was unveiled on the 2016 Guangzhou Auto Show in China. This is a specila version of civil SUV BJ80C, and a common feature of both cars is that they are driven by the famous 2.3 Saab gasoline engines. However, BJ80 “Riot Control Car” which is not really a riot
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2016 Saab Club Meeting in Taiwan

Community of Saab fans in Taiwan is very strong. We wrote about them already here, they regularly organize meetings, exhibitions and a joint drive. So it was this time, the last gathering of Saab fans held last weekend. And thanks to the report by Mr. Chen Weiwei (陳偉偉) can hear what was the atmosphere at the
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Handover of the Saab Sign to Saab Car Museum

Today, with a small commemorative ceremony in Trollhättan, the old recognizable SAAB sign removed from the site in the industrial zone. The old Saab sign will move in the Saab Car Museum, while its location took the new NEVS company’s sign. On this occasion the NEVS company organized a small photo contest #SignMemoriesByNEVS. On this occasion, collected
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New NEVS sign on the ex-Saab factory building

These interesting photos recorded yesterday in Trollhättan. This is another amendment that SAAB symbols definitely sends in history. New NEVS sign on the factory building has finally been mounted. A part of automotive production in the little Swedish town went down in history, but we believe it also gives rise to something new – something new that
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Saab AB returns to the Automotive industry!

There’s a big turnaround happening at Saab AB. After the company Saab AB took the right to use the brand name from NEVS, this is great news. The last statement of the President and CEO of Saab AB indicate that the company will return to Automotive industry in a big way. Saab’s CEO Håkan Buskhe told Swedish paper
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Fantastic Saab Sonett III Racer in Portugal

One beautiful Saab Sonett III is a participant in historic race in Portugal called “Relaxed Historic Racing“. This race event is organized by “Race Ready” club and leading Motorsport race promoter in Portugal. A series of great Historic Racing in which all races are held somewhere in the Iberian Peninsula. Organized by Diogo Ferrao, Iberian Historic Endurance averages 37 teams each
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Saab Fest 2016 – St. Petersburg [video]

20 August this year in Saint-Petersburg held a big Saab Fest 2016 – Festival of Saab brand fans, fans from Moscow to St. Petersburg. Whole festival was Supported by OOO “ASS” Car Service network. The organizers of this great gathering were prepared varied and rich program for for participants. gathering began in the afternoon, then started an organized
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NEVS at eCar Expo 2016

Last week the first electric car show in the Nordic region eCar Expo 2016 took place in Göteborg and NEVS were there of course. Jonas Hernqvist from NEVS presented the company’s plans for the future regarding mobility solutions, ideas on autonomous drive and how the environmental impact is driving the development of new technologies. Then, Next
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