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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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DIY Project: Electric Saab Sonett

Adam Curtis studying the viability of using OEM parts for custom electric conversions. This project is using many Electric Smart Car parts and one 1974 Saab Sonett used as the basis for the project. Adama builds an electric drive system for a 1974 Saab Sonett. He restoring the car, designing and building reinforcement upgrades and then hacking the
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Electric Saab Van “Model T3” from 1974

The future of the Saab, now Nevs, lies in electric cars. Electric vehicles are not new for Saab.  There was a 1974 Saab Sonett III converted into an electric car by a Mr. Walter Kern, designer of the SAAB Quantum and Mr. Dave Hosmer, longtime Saab Owner and Enthusiast in New England. Other electric project in
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Electric SAAB 96-V

This SAAB 96 is converted to an electric vehicle in 2009, and now has a new battery pack (LiFePo4) that allows greater autonomy. This electric SAAB 96 coincidentally runs on 96 volts that are stored in 16 rechargeable flooded lead-acid deep-cycle 6-volt batteries.  They provide around 50 miles of range if driven carefully. Owner have actually driven the
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Saab 9-3 EV in Chinese police

In fact, it is not true Saab 9-3 EV than its BAIC copy – BAIC Q60FB-ACP EV.  Beijing Auto bought the rights to the Saab 9-3 and SAAB 9-5 from GM in 2009, and most of the Shenbao cars (Senova) are based on these platforms. The EV is code named Q60FB and it was part of a trial project for
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