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Saab 99 EMS – Weslake engine 16V from Australia

Our regular reader Justin Van Stralen from distant Australia sent us interesting Saab ad from Adelaide. It is the advertisement for the sale of 1976 Saab 99 EMS racing car. If this is read some of the car-racers, it may be useful to get the car ready for this race. Here’s what Justin says about this interesting
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Saab 99 Turbo In-Depth Video Tour

Jeremy Wong YuiChit, the guy who runs video channel Than Slow Race car,  unveiled last week an interesting video – Saab 99 Turbo In-Depth Video Tour. This walkaround/ overview/ in-depth tour video is of a 1978 Saab 99 EMS with the engine built up to 99 Turbo specs. This car is owned by his good friend Sean and he
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1977 Saab 99 EMS – only 20K original miles

Unbelievable, but this 1977 Saab 99 EMS is as good as new, with only 20.350 original miles. Purchased new by a Master Tech at Country Motors in Sewickley, PA, and accumulated only 14,900 miles before being put into storage in the early 90’s. The second owner purchased the car in 2007, and brought it back to life.
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Saab 99s on the assembly line in 1973

From time to time, the company Valmet Automotive boost our happiness with some new detail on the history of the company, but in the same time the history of Saab brand. This time, Valmet published so far unpublished picture of Saab 99s on the assembly line in 1973! As you see in the picture, The closest car is in
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Rare Saab 99 EMS Draken for Sale

This 1978 Saab 99 EMS “Draken” is said to have only 169,000 miles from new and remains all original apart from its headliner. The seller has photographed it with great detail, and though not a flawless museum piece is undoubtedly an excellently preserved car that we’d be proud to own. You can checkout a bunch of hi-res
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Fantastic SAAB 99 EMS for Sale

This is Rare 1973 SAAB 99 EMS, fully restored nad Rust free,  street legal rally/race tribute car for sale or trade. For the United States market the Saab 99 came equipped with four round headlamps since local regulations did not permit rectangular units. The seller states that it have all of the original parts not seen (save
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Saab 99 EMS Project [Video]

A video made ​​by SAAB, aiming to show the background of Project 99: the SAAB 99 EMS. The Saab EMS model sold to the public did not have a 16v head. But the racing version did. It was a pretty “beefed up” engine and like many other “high-performancing” engines of that time, it was inspired by
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SAAB “Blue Spirit” Gullwing

Saab Blue Spirit was a experiment from 1984 based on a silver Saab 99 EMS 1976 and rebuilt by Leif Mellberg in Nyköping led by Saab’s project manager Bertil Gustafsson. Blue Spirit, particular attention for its Gullwing doors. The rebuild was documented by a company film.   ENGINE Saab two-liter turbo engine from 1982, the 145-hp. Transmission
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SAAB 99 EMS Project from 1979

This  video made ​​by SAAB, aiming to show the background of Project 99: the SAAB 99 EMS, which was to take over the aging Saab 96 which won race after race. The EMS model sold to the public did not have a 16v head. But the racing ver. did. It was a pretty beefed up engine
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Son Buys Mom Her Dream Car – 1973 SAAB 99 EMS!

This guy (Corey Wadden) surprises his mom with a car she’s been wanting forever – 1973 Saab 99 EMS. Since he was a kid, his mom’s been raving about this car that she’s always wanted: an old Saab. Last year, he asked her to point out the exact car, in passing. She pointed out a copper coloured
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