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Per Gillbrand Introduces the Cutting-Edge Turbo APC in the Saab 900, 1981

Per Gillbrand: A Pioneer in Turbocharging and Automotive Innovation Honored Posthumously in FIVA’s Heritage Hall of Fame

Discover the remarkable journey of Per Gillbrand, the trailblazing Swedish engineer whose pioneering work in turbocharging transformed the automotive landscape. Join us as we delve into Gillbrand's contributions that propelled Saab to the forefront of innovation, making him the first Swede to be posthumously honored in FIVA's Heritage Hall of Fame. Explore his legacy, from turbocharged engines to international patents, and understand how his visionary thinking continues to shape the cars we drive today.