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1978 Saab 99 Turbo package – One stop deal to buy into the SAAB hobby

This is beautiful 1978 Saab 99 Turbo for the age (32 years – garaged and never in snow & salt) body and interior are in excellent condition, thanks to the hard work invested and parts by its Saab factory trained tech seller. Seller purchased this car with 39,500 miles & drove it the summers of 1983 – 1985, now accumulated only
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SAAB: Most influential car as a kid?

The cars from your childhood that you just can’t forget as an adult – Piston Heads forums looks back fondly. First comment on “Most influential car as a kid?” topic gave an fan of Saab brand, when he was a child he loved Saab cars. “I remember him doing handbrake turns in the original Saab 95 wagon!. I also remember
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1978 Saab 99 Turbo Aero

This is a great footage of beautiful Saab 99 Turbo Aero from 1978, at Supercars on State Street Charity Event. Saab 99 Turbo Aero is pretty rare model, According to Saab Central, “4233 Saab 99 Turbos went to the US according to the Osprey AutoHistory book. 99 Turbo Introduced in 1978. It was fitted with a turbocharged version of
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Saab 99 Turbo Tribute Video

Saab 99 Turbo – Not for everyone. Essential to a few. This interesting Video featuring  U.S. model 1978 Saab 99 Turbo. This video presented by The Saab 99 Turbo Registry: Saab99Turbo.com. Starting in 2007, life circumstances of owner (of this Saab 99) began requiring a weekly 3-hour drive from Redding to Santa Rosa, California. On
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Saab 99 Turbo in Forza Motorsport 4

Saab 99 Turbo can also be found in Forza Motorsport 4. The Turbo model was new for 1978, and its 135-hp, turbocharged 2.0-liter engine drove the front wheels through a four-speed manual transmission. The Turbo was something of a departure for Saab—at the time the company was making competent Snowbelt-mobiles, while the Turbo aimed more
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Ex-Per Eklund style – 1982 Saab 99 Rally for Sale

This 1982 Saab 99 Turbo (55,000€~$64,840) is described as an ex-Per Eklund works style Group A rally car, its German language ad seeming to suggest the car has been partially prepared with help from both the famed factory driver and his former mechanic Jonas Enoksson.   In Ad Said to be fully FIA legal under current
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The Turbocharger turns 110 years old!

The turbo-charger, which has dominated the development of the internal combustion engine for the last 30 years, turned 110 years old in this 2015. On 16 November 1905 Swiss engineer Dr. Alfred Büchi received patent No. 204630 from the Imperial Patent Office of the German Reich for a “combustion machine consisting of a compressor (turbine
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Vintage Saab 99 Turbo Promo videos

In this first promo video 1977 Saab 99 turbo was compared to it’s contemporaries, from that time. The Quality of the video is quite bad, but it is interesting to see the Saab 99 in drag racing: In the second video explains how it works turbocharger in the model Saab 99 Turbo:

1977 Saab 99 Turbo Test Vehicle #934 for $37,000

There have been Saabs numbered 99 and 900, but today’s Nice Price or Crack Pipe Swede is specifically number 934. You’ll need to decide if that number’s import means its price is worth all its numbers. This is #934 of those test cars, and no I don’t know why of 100 cars they were numbered
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