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Rare video: Saab Performance Team

Saab Performance Team

Motoring TV has hosted its fair share of cool car stuff over the last 29 years, but there’s perhaps nothing cooler than what the Saab Performance Team brought to the table in 1996.

With a handful of Saab 900 Turbos (NG) at its disposal, the Saab Performance Team put on a synchronized driving display for the ages.

And the best seat in the house was reserved for Motoring TV cameraman Dan Bailey, who put himself right in the thick of the action at Atlanta Motor Speedway 20 years ago.

It is interesting, in the video appears team leader Bengt Dahl, with whom Bailey made interview. This team consisted of: Kjell Olofsson, Kent Andersen, Jean Pennholm, Kenneth Backlund, and Bengt Dahl:

(This segment appeared on Episode 9 of Motoring 1998.)

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