Tag Archives: speed record

Saab 9-3 sets standing mile record – 311km/h!

This fantastic Saab 9-3 sets new standing mile record for Saab 311km/h. This Saab of course is FWD, weight 1350kg without driver. Was dynoed with same set-up to 666bhp (601whp). Tyres normal Pirelli 205/60/16. Its amazing the 2.0 motor pulls just as good as the 2.3 engine. You cab see In car video of record run. Contest 1700m
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The fastest FWD car on ice: Saab 9-3 Aero!

Saab Enthusiast from Sweden Kalle Uhr who works at Nordic Tuning, where they tune and optimize Saabs. With his Saab 9-3 Aero 2002. He broke the record for FWD cars on Ice. This Saab Aero is Fastest Frontwheel-drived car on ice: Standing mile Uhr reached a confirmed Average speed in 1km (0.62 mile)  of 258km/h! Saab 9-3 Aero ready to break records
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Modified 1996 Saab 900 Turbo does standing mile at 174 mph [video]

A modified 1996 Saab 900 Turbo 2.0 was able to reach 174 mph (280.03 km/h) when performing a standing mile in Texas last month. This Saab 900 Turbo from 1996 represents the pure definition of a sleeper car since although it looks stock on the outside; its performance level is quite impressive as last month at
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Saab 9-5 Record: 262 km/h on Ice!

Earlier, we wrote about the set speed records on land. How about to accelerate to the same speed, but on the ice ? Enthusiast from Sweden Jarko M Andersson was not easily frightened and decided on its Saab 9-5 test a new approach to the Swedish racing, dispersed across the icy surface of the frozen
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