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Supercharged and Turbocharged Saab 9-3 (500hp) by MapTun Performance

Last week MapTun Performance posted a teaser of their tuning project in the dyno and it is now time to tell you more. This car has been presented before as “Project Saab 9-3 Lillebror” and it still is the same concept with both turbo and supercharged engine. The last time they worked with the car they
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Shortshifter by MapTun for Saab 9-3

After a few other suppliers (Epic Engineering, TWM Performance), and MapTun Performance has developed a short shift kit for Saab 9-3. Their short-shift kit is suitable for both 5- and 6-speed manual gearboxes and will shorten the shift lever movement by 25% in longitudinal throw. Included in the kit are aluminium washers for replacing standard rubber bushings in
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Maptuner X for Saab – New Tuning Gadget

MapTun Performance, known Saab tuner, has developed the next generation of programming- and diagnostics and merged it with a new device that call Maptuner X.  The new unit is created specifically to be mounted in a vehicle in order to give the driver a good overview, in realtime, of how the vehicle is behaving. This new
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SAAB 9-3 Turbo X Snow Drift

Carl  is the owner of 9-3 Turbo X, and this car is also special in another way. He has replaced the all black interior for a white Premium leather interior from a 9-3 Aero V6 XWD. With dashboard, seats, pillars, center console and doors. Of course the Turbo X signature carbon fibre details were braught along with the
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New MapTun Upgraded Gearbox for Saab 9-5

MapTun recently upgraded Gearbox for Saab 9-5. Brand new Saab 9-5 gearbox with the latest updates and reinforced collapsible sleeve (Installed Saab/GM Torsondifferential – Partnr: 01-QDH9395). Price of this package is € 1.579,03 excluding VAT, now available on their webshop. The gearbox has been tighten up for better durability and fits on 1998-2010 Saab 9-5 with Manual manual  (also, Saab 9-5 Models between 04-10 will
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AERO M3 Turbo Drifter (+500hp)

Not the first time that someone put Saab’s engine in BMW. We already had an example of installing Saab’s B206 engine in BMW M3, and here’s a new example of swapping SAAB B234 engine in BMW M3. Project called AERO M3 Turbo was conducted by 011 Racing Team of tuners from Belgrade, Serbia. The car was started as a salvage project for a nearly
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Supercharger for Saab 9-3 Lillebror project car

About Maptun project MapTun XWD project Saab 9-3 Lillebror we have already written, and we follow how this interesting SAAB project develops. You can follow this project and update through this page and gallery during the process. After the first tuning works, their Saab 9-3 Lillebror project car has now got a bit of extra power from the newly installed
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Amazing Saab 9000 +635 Hp 710 Nm

Unbelievable, but Maptun Performance tuner house need a more powerful Rototest! They could not measure the fully potential of this Amazing Saab 9000. Thier Rototest (chassis dynamometer) could not hold the torque/power. When they increased the boost the rototest started to “slip”. The result at 1.9 Bar of boost is 635 Hp 710 Nm, Powered by E85. We can’t wait to
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MapTun XWD project Saab 9-3 Lillebror (500hp)

During the fall MapTun technician P-A Johansson together with his team Saab 9-3 TXR has started the conversion of a completely stock Saab 9-3 from 2003 to a XWD with around 500 horsepowers and characteristics for driving on racing track. The name of the project is “Saab 9-3 Lillebror” which in Swedish means “little brother” that’s
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Porsche 997 Carrera S vs Saab 9-3 Maptun Stage 6+

A little action from Hungaryan motorways – Saab 9-3 Maptun Stage 6+ Biopower versus a Porshe 997 Carrera! This Porsche is a really fast car, with the possibility of rapid acceleration, but nothing to be shame for this Saab 9-3. According to the author of this video, When he was ahead of Porsche,could not just overtake him during
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Saab 9-3 Convertible – new Maptun project car

MapTun Performance since 2001 has specialized in creating high-performance components to Saab and other brands. Maptun introduce the latest project car white Saab 9-3 Convertible. This Saab 9-3 convertible from 2008 will be equipped with cosmetic aswell as performance updates. Follow the project on instagram or their facebook page. The 20″ wheels for Maptune Saab 9-3 convertible project car has arrived
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Saab 9-3 SS (415 bhp) by Maptun Performance

This is a movie from Maptun Performance. The film is about their race car – white 2005 Saab 9-3 SS with Trionic 8 and original engine (B207). The test car, a 2005 9-3 Aero equipped with our Quaife gearbox, reached an impressive 415 bhp and 450 nm of torque in their Rototest facility. A lot of time
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Follow Maptun Performance on Instagram

Maptun Performance now is official on Instagram. Follow Maptun Performance for new products at the website, cool cars in the workshop, exciting projects, wacky antics and a lot more. At the moment they are expanding facilities here in Örebro, and have also increased the workforce to make they service for as as good as possible. MapTun has from
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Unseen Saab 9-3 vs. Jet Fighter Race

Briefly seen in the season preview montage aired at the start of Series 18 of Top Gear, this race was, for reasons unknown, cut out of the final broadcast. Luckily, we’ve got it here for you. Here, Jeremy races a Saab 9-3 (NeoBrothers) against one of the company’s own jet fighters. This was all part of
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