Tag Archives: Saab Prototype

Saab Catherina
SAAB Concepts

Saab Catherina: A Timeless Prototype

The fascinating story of the Saab Catherina, a remarkable 1964 prototype sports car brought to life through the innovative mind of Sixten Sason. Unearth the journey of this Swedish automotive marvel and the unconventional path it traversed, from its inception at ASJ in Katrineholm to its impact on Saab's automotive legacy. Explore the intriguing details of its design, the clash of creative vision and financial constraints, and the surprising influence of Björn Karlström's MFI-13. Delve into the automotive history that could have been and the enduring allure of the Catherina prototype.

Saab 900 Nashville prototype
Saab History

Saab 900 Convertible “Nashville” Prototype

Just yesterday we were reminded of the beautiful anniversary - The 30th anniversary of the Saab Convertible, and today here's a very interesting image taken just thirty years ago. It was the time of creation of the Saab Convertible cars,  later - a real icon of the whole...

Saab 92.1 prototype
Saab History

Saab 92.1 prototype with Husqvarna 2-t engine

This was The Secret Husqvarna Automobile Project... Not very many people of today know about the Husqvarna automobile project during the first years of the 1940´s. However, some leading Husqvarna employes speculated in a Post World War market. Secret discussions took...

Saab 9000 Ecosport Prototype
Saab Technology

Saab 9000 Ecosport Prototype

Many of classic the Saab 9000 Aero's key features were previewed in '92 with the Saab Ecosport prototype (1992). The odd thing about this concept is that its very tough to find info about it through SAAB. Its not listed as...

Saab 900 Cabrio's prototype

Saab 900 Cabrio’s prototype – Unseen Photos

Company Valmet Automotive today Published a new, never posted pictures of the first prototype Saab 900 Cabrio model. Due to popular demand, here's a generous helping of pictures from 1985 showing the fabled Saab 900 Cabrio's prototype. Valmet Automotive Saab 900 Cabrio's...


Saab Facett – Unofficial Private Prototype

The Saab Facett, was an unofficial prototype produced at the same time as Saab produced the Saab Sonett I. This vehicle has recently been converted back to the “Green” Saab Sonett I No.4 out of 6 ever produced. During the time...