Tag Archives: Saab Sonett

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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Cool Saab Sonett from California

One ride in a 1959 Saab started a lifelong devotion. Saab enthusiast Bud Clark from California, member of Saab Club of California and  owner of J&B Imports in OC, was featured in Car and Driver post. In 1982, he opened J&B Imports. Today, he works exclusively on Saabs—mostly Sonett coupes—out of a 6500-square-foot shop in Orange,
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Tom Donney achieved new records in a SAAB at Bonneville Salt Flats

If you read this blog regularly, then the name Tom Donney is not unknown to you. He is owner of the famous workshop Donney Saab, and he is the setter on several records with Saab cars (Saab 900 and Saab Sonett) at Bonneville Salt Flats. Yesterday he came back to this historic track, as he tried to break and set new records.  Saab
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Barn find: Seven classic Saabs in one Garage!

Jonathan Jogenfors From Trionic Seven channel found a remarkable pearl – he found Seven Classic Saabs In A Little Garage in Öland, Sweden. This Garage is filled with nostalgia, including one rare Saab Sonett II V4, five Saab 96 (including a convertible!), one Saab 95 wagon and one custom Saab 95 pick-up. The exact location of this “Nostalgia Garage” and
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Two Sonetts are saved

This is Great trailer extention… This beautiful image just released by Polish club of good old Saab cars saab-gt.pl. Images are recorded Today on a parking lot in Warsaw. Two very neglected Saab Sonetts   in “back to back” pose. We hope that restorers do a good job, and these two great little car back on roads…  
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Saab Sonett in Japan for Sale for $37,500

Mike S. (TSN Member of Saabnet.com SaabDude) found a Saab Sonett in Japan for sale for $37,500 and posted it on Saabnet.com’s Sonett (Model 97) Facebook Page. You can see a full set of photos on that page, but it is also pictured below. The ad claims that the car has only 90,000 km. This would
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Classic Saab’s at The Warsaw Historic Rally 2016

The Warsaw Historic Rally of Polish Trophy of Historic Cars in regularity took place today on the roads near Warsaw. Special difficulty was very hot weather with temoperature over +37 deg.C (and much higher in the car cabins!) Adrian Uronski (Volvo Amazon) won the rally overall and in traditional class, as well. Members of “SAAB GT-Classic” club
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Saab Sonett Meeting in Stockholm

You probably did not know that there are specialized Saab clubs dedicated to only one Saab model. One such is the Club Sonett Sweden. Club Sonett Sweden was founded 1981 in order to look after the interests of the Saab Sonett owners. Of totally more than 10.000 manufactured Saab Sonett, where of 1868 of model Sonett II
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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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DIY Project: Electric Saab Sonett

Adam Curtis studying the viability of using OEM parts for custom electric conversions. This project is using many Electric Smart Car parts and one 1974 Saab Sonett used as the basis for the project. Adama builds an electric drive system for a 1974 Saab Sonett. He restoring the car, designing and building reinforcement upgrades and then hacking the
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SAAB Sonett V4 – Pittsburgh Vintage Grand Prix 2015

This is interesting video (1080p60f) which was filmed by Stefan Vapaa at race from the Pittsburgh Vintage Grand Prix 2015! This is the full uncut race so grab a beverage before sitting down :) This is the Group 4 race and Stefan driving 1968 SAAB Sonett V4 (with the roof cut off). The engine is a race-prepared 1500cc
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Saab Sonett Ready for Bonneville Salt Flats!

This is mighty Saab Sonett 2 stroke making 112.1 Wheel Horse Power on a Mustang Chassis Dyno with a 3 cylinder two stroke Longnose Saab engine. The car comes from the famous workshop  Donney Saab, hich is famous for its modified vintage Saab cars and records obtained in different tracks (SAAB 96 Bonneville – Land speed record for Saab). They started with
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Classifieds’ Saab Of The Day: Custom Saab Sonett III

This is very interesting custom made 1973 Saab Sonnet is for Sale, an listed on Craiglist. Owners did so much work to the exterior but the interior is bone stock. Older paint job shows some wear and age still very presentable and a great driver car, currently  in nice Silver color with deep purble stripes. A great car that
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Bruce Turk – Saab jedi-master

DRIVE guys did very inspirational interview with Bruce Turk – Saab “jedi-master”, rally dude, Saab Collector and president of the Vintage Saab Club of North America. His first car was a Saab Sonett, and he’s since amassed a garage full of pre-’74 Saabs, plus parts and memorabilia, that rivals anything you might see in Sweden. The popular online automotive video
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