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Fantastic Saab Sonett III Racer in Portugal

One beautiful Saab Sonett III is a participant in historic race in Portugal called “Relaxed Historic Racing“. This race event is organized by “Race Ready” club and leading Motorsport race promoter in Portugal. A series of great Historic Racing in which all races are held somewhere in the Iberian Peninsula. Organized by Diogo Ferrao, Iberian Historic Endurance averages 37 teams each
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Reuben Kressner – Young competitor in Saab car

One of this year’s drivers in Flash Engineering STCC team – Reuben Kressner 19 years old. After spending the last two seasons in French Formula 4, Kressner returns to racing in his native Sweden this year, competing for the esteemed Flash Engineering outfit run by Swedish touring car legend Jan “Flash” Nilsson. Kressner, a Stockholm resident, finished sixth
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First STCC victory for SAAB in Karlskoga race!

Flash Engineering team driver Björn Wirdheim in Saab 9-3 claimed his first STCC victory in the second race at Karlskoga last weekend. Also, This is the first victory for Saab brand, and the first win for the Flash Engineering team in this season. Saab driver started from the fifth position, but the skillful driving managed to get to first
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SAAB‬ Motorsport by Rally and Racing Films

CineCars is about iconic cars and their drivers. This week the studio released an old SAAB video… This Video “‪‎SAAB‬ Rally and Racing Films” is from the time When SAAB used to be SAAB – quirky and fun and different… Enjoy!

“Fart-hinder” Saab 9-3 Racing Weekend

Guys from the eEuroparts.com company decided to enter the mid-April ChumpCar Landjaeger Cup at Road America, a pair of 7 hour races at America’s first (and still the best) road racing facility. In order to differentiate from the Fart-hinder Saab 900 that they have raced in the past, the Saab 9-3 was entered as “Fart-kontroll” –
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Rally as a family sport

Rallying has always been a sport characterized by passion for both competitors and spectators. Rallying’s a difficult sport to get started in if you’re not connected to it somehow. That’s why a lot of today’s top rally drivers have had dads, mums, uncles or second cousins who’ve competed before them. Rallying became very popular in
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First Podium for Saab in New STCC Season

In the first race of this year’s STCC season Saab Flash Engineering team won the first podium in Saab 9-3. Robert Dahlgren came close to making it a perfect STCC season opener with pole, victory in race one and second place in race two for Volvo. In this STCC season on the track are the three Saab
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Flash Engineering returns to the STCC Championship

Flash Engineering is a Swedish motorsport team based in Karlstad founded and owned by two-time Swedish Touring Car Championship (STCC) winner Jan “Flash” Nilsson. The most recent time the team won the STCC-title was in 2008 with driver Richard Göransson. Flash Engineering Team entering in STCC with two cars (most likely Saab 9-3 STCC), with
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“Fast Freddy” – Racing Saab Sonett II V4

This Saab Sonett V4 has a race-tuned 150 hp 1700 V4 engine, sedan gearing, a Sonett III floor shifter, lots of suspension and body upgrades and extremely wide wheels and tires. This car was recently painted and work is in progress to replace the interior upholstery and carpeting. This Sonett  is now owned by Mark
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2016 STCC calendar confirmed with seven races

The calendar for the 2016 Scandinavian Touring Car Championship has been released, featuring seven races with the season start in May at the airport race in Skövde and the season finale at Knutstorp on September 24th. All teams from this year will drive in 2016, among them are two Saab teams:  PWR Racing Team and Team Tidö competing in
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Saab in Motorsport: STCC Season 2015 is over!

This year’s STCC race season is over, and Saab motorsport teams Team Tido and PWR Racing team have achieved significant success. Thed Björk secures his third straight STCC title. In theTeam competition, Saab teams were very successful, taking second and third place – with PWR Racing in second place on 340 and Team Tidö in third
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Double Triumph for Saab in STCC Championship!

After a great introduction that made Daniel Haglof in qualifying, he made an even bigger success, and came to the first triumph (his first ever) in the official STCC race at Solvalla for Saab and PWR Racing Team. Just behind Daniel, was positioned another Saab 9-3 – Richard Göransson from Team Tido. STCC Leader, Polestar Cyan Racing driver Thed Björk secured
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Very Fast Saab 96 in Folkrace

Folkrace is a popular, inexpensive, and entry-level form of Swedish rallycross that originally came from Finland, where it was called Jokamiesluokka (Everyone’s Class). The sport also exists in Norway and Denmark, where it is known as Bilcross and Folkeræs respectively. The race is divided into different heats with usually 6 cars. The driver winning a
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