A Swedish thriller - the emergence of the Saab Sonett II

A Swedish star designer who could deliver and is not allowed to. An inexperienced designer who had never brought a car to production before. The management that ignores the recommendation of its technicians. That is the story of the Sonett II. A Saab tragedy in several acts. Curtain up!

It's the 60s of the last century. At the urging of the US market, Saab management is looking for a small, lightweight sports car. In 1963, Saab in-house designer Sixten Sason was commissioned to develop a prototype that would be mass-produced at ASJ in Katrineholm. Strict cost management is part of the specifications.

As many parts as possible from series production should be taken over by the Saab 96.

Saab Sonnet II, Saab Sonnet III and Catharina in the Saab Museum
Saab Sonnet II, Saab Sonnet III and Catharina in the Saab Museum

Yes, I want to


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