Tag Archives: SAAB Racing

Saab 96 Sport at Budapest Grand Prix 1964 [video]

The ETCC was established to allow competitive racing for production cars in Group 2 (essentially mildly tuned standard production cars), from 1964 – 1968. The 1963 European Touring Car Challenge was the inaugural season of what would become the European Touring Car Championship. Alan Turner (Alan Mann Racing) this week published an interesting video from the sixties  – very
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Saab 900 T – eEuro AER team Gets Ready for the 2016 Season

This year the eEuroparts.com race team will be completing in a full American Endurance Racing season with Saab 900 T. American Endurance Racing (AER) is an endurance racing series that features two 9 hour feature events over a Saturday and Sunday. That’s 18 total hours of racing in a weekend plus a full day practice
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Saab 99 – the Roll bar is Redundant!

Lakeland’s Jon Herring likes car. And since 1960 he’s espressed his interest through racing. In a race in 1979 Herring finished fifth overal and first in the showroom stock B class at West Palm. He drove Saab 99 LE, same one drives to work each day. Herring has grown quite fond of  the Saab make. “It’s
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Special SAAB Racing Exhibit in Philadelphia

A Special Exhibit – This year’s exhibit, “The Saab Racing Spirit Lives On” is a grand display of Saabs with racing history in Simeone Foundation Automotive Museum (Philadelphia, PA, U.S.A.). Along with the collection owned by Bill Jacobson of Sports Car Service, the display has two Saab Quantum racers from the Vapaa Vintage racing group, the
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Saab in Pre-season testing for the STCC 2015 Championship

First STCC test 2015 for Saab motorsport teams Team Tido and PWR Racing Team is now completed. Here is results for pre-season testing. The entire day was devoted to testing at Knutstorp in Skåne. All the STCC teams was in Place at Knutstorp. When the day was done Team Tidö’s driver Richard Göransson performed the day’s
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Saab 900 in the Race “Nürburgring 500 km”

Pure Saab racing, Pure Saab Sound… Classic The “Nürburgring 1000 km” is an endurance race for sports cars held on the Nürburgring in Germany and organized by the ADAC since 1953. The 500 km Nürburgring was also similar event for smaller sportscars during the 1960s and 1970s, but and later. This footage is from 2009 when it took part
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Neo Bros Saab 96 SS get Ready for Test on Track

Neo Bros Saab 96 SS is track-ready with this special feature. British Saab specialists “Neo Bros“ built the ‘Saab 96ss’ so as to bring back to life the Saab96 with its proven racing history. Turning a street legal old vehicle into a track ready behemoth takes some hard work. You need to adhere to performance, safety and visual
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SAAB 96 Rally and Racing Films

The Saab 96 was driven most famously by Erik Carlsson, in many international rallies. His most famous successes were first in the 1960, 1961 and 1962 RAC Rallies and first in the 1962 and 1963 Monte Carlo Rallies. It was these successive, top-level victories that put the Saab 96 ‘on the map’ and established its
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