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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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Saab is back to Russia in a new form!

As reported by many Russian media, Chinese carmaker BAIC until the end of the year will offer the Russian market their sedan Senova D50, based on Saab 9-5. The Senova is built using Saab intellectual property that BAIC bought from GM back in 2009, but what has been created is a modern-looking saloon with a sporty flair. The engines
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New SUV BJ80C will be powered by the Saab 2.3 turbo engine

These are the first spy photos of the new Beijing Auto BJ80D SUV in China. This SUV will be available in three versions –  BJ80C is the civilian version,  BJ80J is the military version, and the BJ80D is a civilian version with the diesel engine of the military version. The BJ80C will be powered by the Saab-developed
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Saab based Chinese Four-door “Jeep” Spied in Beijing

This is Exclusive Spy Shots of the new Beijing Auto BJ40L  ( the much delayed four-door version of the Beijing Auto BJ40) SUV by BAIC with SAAB engine. First spy-images appeared last summer (two door version BJ40), but in these pictures is the car for the first time recorded on the streets in China. The four-door
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Saab Performance Team Driving Show In Shanghai

Audience members surround the Saab Performance Team as they leave after the Saab Pilot Wanted show May 26, 2007 in Shanghai, China. The show is part of events held to mark the 60th anniversary of Swedish automaker Saab. The Saab Performance Team, formed in 1987 to commemorate Saab’s 40th anniversary, is a five-men squad that
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Spy Shots of Chinese “Jeep” with Saab’s engine

This is first Spy Shots showing the all-new Chinese SUV Beijing Auto BJ40L, the four-door version of the model BJ40. The BJ40L debuted on the Shanghai Auto Show in April and will be launched on the Chinese car market in October. The BJ40 will be available with two four-cylinder petrol engines: the good old 2.4 with 143hp
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Another SUV with Saab 2.0 Turbo under the hood

After first SUV with Saab “heart”, on the Chinese market appeared a new SUV – Beijing Auto BJ40 – with Saab 2.0 turbo with 204hp and 280nm under the hood. Baic the owner of the Beijng Auto brand, bought the rights to the Saab 2.0 turbo and Saab 2.3 turbo from GM in 2009, along with the rights to the
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Senova CC launched in China with Saab 2.0 Turbo 204hp engine

This Sport Concept based on Saab 9-3 was debuted on the 2014 Guangzhou Auto Show in China. Today, Senova CC 2.0T (Saab 2.0 Turbo 204hp) has been launched on the Chinese car market, and serial version looks better than the concept; “Fatass” body kit with red stripes, big air intakes, a low front spoiler, darkened windows, a big
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Saab based SUV hits the Chinese car market

Saab based compactSUV Beijing Auto Senova X65 had its officially debut at the exhibition 2014 Guangzhou Auto Show and now this car  hits the Chinese market, price starts at 98.000 yuan and ends at 149.800 yuan ($15.889 – 24.090). Senova X65 is based on their Matrix platform, which is derived from the platform of the Saab 9-3. BAIC, the
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First SUV based on the platform derived from Saab 9-3

Spy Shots showing the Beijing Auto Senova X65 arriving at the exhibition hall of the 2014 Guangzhou Auto Show where it will officially debut on Thursday. The Senova X65, formerly known as the Beijing Auto C51X, is the first SUV under the Senova brand. The X65 will be launched on the Chinese car market in
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Saab Performance Team = BAIC Performance Team

The former Saab Performance team has since the bankruptcy moved to China and now works on perfecting their driving skills over at BAIC driving their version of the former generation Saab 9-5. DynaTech Performance Team driving the all new Senova (Shenbao D320) from BAIC Motors in Hong Kong. The Senova architecture comes from the Saab
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Electric Saab 9-3 from BAIC

Saabworld.net brings us a story about Electric Saab 9-3 from BAIC hat was spotted in Beijing recently. The Saab 9-3 appears to be owned by Beijing Emergency Management. There was a Saab 9-3 police car as well but it is not immediately clear if it also was an electric Saab.

BAIC-SAAB future plans in China

Beijing Auto has big plans for the Shenbao brand, called Senova in English. On the right side of the slide a bunch of old Saab cars and a Saab fighter jet. Beijing Auto bought the rights to the Saab 9-3 and SAAB 9-5 from GM in 2009, and most of the Shenbao cars are based
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