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Turkey’s progress in production of a new domestic car based on Saab 9-3 platform

Turkey is making progress on its plans produce its own domestic car model based on Saab 9-3 Platform and targets annual output of 1.5 million vehicles, Industry Minister Faruk Ozlu told Reuters on Friday. The automotive sector is important to Turkey, with production rising 16 percent to a record 1.359 million vehicles last year, but the
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F-16 Fighter jet technology in new Turkish Saab 9-3

Aircraft technology integrated into cars are not new, but certainly Saab has been a pioneer in this kind of integration. Freshest widespread technology in today’s cars taken from the fighter jets is definitely HUD. Saab cars is no more, but the technologies are transferred in today’s NEVS and also they were sold to Turkey government. Turkish Institute of Technology
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Turkey’s Hybrid electric car based on Saab 9-3 to hit the road in 2019

Turkey’s Science, Industry and Technology Minister Fikri Işık said Turkey will have a domestic automobile based on Saab 9-3 Platform by 2019, adding that works on the project are ambitiously continuing. This is just a confirmation of his earlier statements. Turkey acquired a license from Sweden’s car maker NEVS to produce a car modelled on Saab 9-3. Stressing
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The serial production of Turkish Saab 9-3 can be launched in May 2018

Turkey will accelerate launching the serial production of the country’s domestic car based on Saab 9-3 platform, Turkish Minister of Science, Industry and Technology Fikri Isık said March 4. Earlier, Turkey planned to start serial production of the country’s domestic car in 2019, Kanal7 TV channel reported citing Isık as saying. The minister added that after
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Turkish Saab 9-3 will be on the Road before 2020

Speaking at the 29th Meeting of the Supreme Council for Science, Industry and Technology, presided over by Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoğlu, minister Fikri Işık said the main theme of the meeting was Industrial Revolution 4.0. “Since we have lagged behind during the previous three industrial revolutions, we want to be prepared for the fourth revolution. Therefore,
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New Promo Video for “Turkish Saab”

Initiated by Abdul Hamid II, the dream of manufacturing local automobiles was postponed due to the tragic ending of the local brand Devrim (Revolution) in 1961. But a few months ago, Turkish Tübitak (the Scientific Technological Research Council of Turkey) bought the intellectual property rights for platforms that belong to Saab from Nevs. The Turkish “national car”
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Saab AB and GM: We have no connection with the agreement between Turkey and NEVS

Saab Group has said China’s National Electric Vehicle Sweden (NEVS), which has signed a deal with Turkey to help produce the country’s first “national car,” does not represent the Saab brand, but only owns the company’s car production plant. Turkey’s “national car” agreement worth 40 million euros with China’s NEVS has enabled the company to
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Nevs supports Turkey in the development of a Turkish national car

Nevs supports Turkey in the development of a Turkish national car – Press conference Friday at 10.00 in Trollhättan. National Electric vehicle Sweden’s President Mattias Bergman will present the cooperation at a press conference at Nevs: Time: Friday October 16, 10.00 CET. Place: National Electric Vehicle Sweden, Saabvägen 5, Trollhättan. The press conference will be
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Rebadged Saab 9-3 is Turkey’s New National Car!

Turkey’s project to create a national car brand was first announced in 2011 and attracted the attention of many national and international companies. But there was no support from domestic or foreign companies, not even from Ford, Fiat, Renault or the several other international car companies which have important production plants in Turkey, for a new brand utilizing the traditional internal combustion technology. Upadate 15.
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Real Life Saab Crash Test in Turkey

We heard from our readers an interesting Saab story from the Turkey. “I am Erhan BABACAN (Saab Turkey Club). My friend (Gürhan Erdgorucular) had an accident last month. Saab 9-3 Convertible Maptun Stage 1. During high speed he lost control, cause slippery roads. 2 roll over. Nothing happened to him. Survived unscathed. I wanted to share with you.” Below you
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