Tag Archives: Saab story

Saab 900 Surface Friction Tester in Soviet Union

Here’s an interesting Saab video story from the former Soviet Union. By now, you’ve probably heard that Saab cars used for special purposes at airports around the world. Usually we see them on the big airports in the West, but Not commonly known that that Saab cars are used as surface friction testers at airports in the
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“My Saab Gave Up Its Life to Save Us!”

In the New year coming to us interesting stories about the rescue of Saab passengers. Another Saab lost but passengers walked away unscathed. Interesting Saab story sent to us Jean Fanning, and the center of attention was the beautiful yellow Saab Viggen. But here’s the thing: the first–hand Saab experience: “I guess even on its last
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Saab and The Aspen Police Department Ski Team

Here’s another interesting story from the history of the Saab company. Through history of brand, Saab cars has been used by police units in many countries around the world. Just yesterday we shared the story with readers on the use of Saab vehicles in the Kingdom of Oman Police Forces. And today, here’s another interesting
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Unbelievable Survival Saab Story

This weekend, near the Swedish city Karlstad, the terrible accident occurred. Despite the image that you see, the outcome was not fatal. The Saab is completely destroyed – but the driver escaped with minor injuries! This weekend on the roads in Sweden was extremely slippery. Inexperienced young driver was driving too fast in such conditions. The
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Two Saab 9-3: Reunited

Two Saabs 9-3 were standing together on the assembly line in Trollhättan – now they have reunited. This is another interesting Saab story of two cars. Here is an article about Gustav Larsson and his colleagues Anton Bäcksholm SAAB 9-3, two cars who were manufactured after one another at the same production line in Trollhättan, and now they
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Saab 9-3 Lightning Blue Stage 2 for Special Saabers

Big Saab fan Anti Palm, General Manager of Autotarvete OU (24 years of SAAB maintenance experience), sent us an interesting Saab Story from Estonia. His company Autotarvete OY (the brand name is SaabiAnti) has been operating in SAAB cars maintenance and repair business as well as spare parts trade since 1992. This makes them a company of the longest business
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Saab is Dead, Long Live Saab!

Swiss TV channel Alpha presented the interesting TV report about Saab cars and Saab fans,  entitled “SAAB est morte, vive SAAB” or in english – “Saab is dead, long live Saab!“. Here’s what they wrote in the announcement of this show: “Born just after the Second World War, the SAAB brand no longer exists after its bankruptcy.
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Do You Want to Feature Your Saab on SaabPlanet.com?

If you like your Saab in a special way? Did you make tuning to your SAAB? Do you want to feature your Saab on SaabPlanet.com?   Very simple, send us an e-mail to [email protected] with an article containing full information about changes to the car along with pictures and video(s) (before and after tuning) and we will
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Saab driver crashing into a number of police cars in Queensland

Interesting, but not so famous Saab story, comes to us from the Australian town of Nambour (Queensland). A local man, Saab 9-5 driver, has been charged with wilful damage, drink driving and traffic offences after allegedly crashing into a number of police vehicles at Nambour yesterday afternoon. Around 3.45pm, it will be alleged a 56-year-old man drove
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The Homecoming

Here’s another warm Saab family story that we believe will delight you. This story was written on one of Saab forum Kirsty Farnfield from UK. This Saab story was written on one of Saab forums by Kirsty Farnfield, and the story relates to their family car – the Saab 900 Turbo which is in their possession for
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“Swedish Evolution” by Spoke magazine

British automotive “Spoke magazine” is absolutely dedicated to classic cars. Have you ever wondered why you love the Classic Saab 900, what drew you to the car in the first place, and why you keep coming back for more? Well, the guys from Spoke Magazine UK have the answers to all these questions. Questions that you
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Road Rage or Not So Tipycal Saab driver

This is an unusual and atypical Saab story. Unusual, unfortunate event took place in the English town of Scunthorpe. The main culprit of this story is one atypical Saab driver (remember Saab stereotypes). Unfortunate event took place in April this year, and now he had an epilogue in court – Saab Driver who mowed down pedestrians
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