Evergrande Auto at Auto Shanghai 2021

The time will come in a few days. Auto Shanghai opens its doors on April 19 - the big Evergrande Auto show can begin. Because the expected performance should indeed be great. In addition to well-known vehicles like Hengchi

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Finally in sight - the Saab espresso cups

There is hardly a project in recent blog history that moves as much as the Saab espresso cups. Inquiries come in almost every day, and worried readers ask whether they missed the order date. The pandemic has delayed the project and, with a lot of optimism,

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The ideal youngtimer - Saab 9-5 Aero

A Saab 9-5 Aero, automatic, black and a few kilometers. Then in a state that simply puts you in a good mood and that triggers a certain reflex. You have to have this Saab! A good decision, because the 9-5 Aero is the youngtimer

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Saab 9000 smells like cooling water - that's not good

The Saab 9000 spent the winter in a dry hangar. Squeezed in by many other Saab, it was a bit tight. Action is needed now in spring. The 9000 smells like cooling water in the interior, which is not good. The situation confronts me, however

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Evergrande Auto will start production in the fourth quarter

More than a dozen cars are in the pipeline. Modern factories for the production of components or electric cars are completed or under construction. The start of production and market entry are getting closer and closer. And they are not only found in China

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Volvo Cars manufacturing plants in Daqing, China

Volvo Cars is temporarily reducing production

For the second quarter, Volvo Cars sees the situation increasingly critical. Production in many plants will be temporarily cut back. The reason for this is a lack of semiconductor components, which not only affects Volvo. Other Swedish brands are also suffering, in part

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New blog subscription models - Aero X Club is here

Yes, sometimes I listen to what the readers want. After the first experiences, I adapted the subscription models and the requests from emails and comments were incorporated. In general, we are now starting with a small subscription that is for

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Bet on the premium segment - Hengchi 1

Hengchi 1 is getting closer, production will start in 2021. For Evergrande Auto, it's a bet on the premium segment that needs to be redeemed. If the new brand's electric car had not been given little chance not so long ago, they are

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Glass half full or half empty? This is how the blog subscription works!

The switch to the blog subscription model began a good 3 months ago. Not for fun, but out of necessity. To ensure the medium-term survival of the project and as a test. A test of whether a Saab project is marketable online, or

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Much better than flying - Saab Performance Team in action

The Saab Performance Team was a figurehead for the brand. Whenever possible, it showed presence. The core of the force was amateurs. Employees from the assembly line who assembled Saab from Monday to Friday and after work or on the weekend

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Volvo Recharge Highways - Volvo builds its own fast charging stations

Volvo is going electric and is moving more and more towards Tesla. Surprisingly, the Swedes have announced that they want to set up a network with their own fast charging stations. So far, Volvo Cars has not had its own stations and has been a partner of Ionity. Now the decision was made

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The Saab workshops need our visit. Now!

Spring begins, and with it the season for enthusiast vehicles begins. Many Saab are leaving their winter quarters, and not so long ago there was mail from the workshops on the occasion. Special promotions and the notice that it was at the

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Saab and Evergrande Auto - balancing act between analog and digital

How was your week For me it was a balancing act, the way I currently practice it every day. Here is a look at analog cars and the tradition of the Saab brand. In China, eyes on the future. Future stands for

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The resignation, an IPO, a trap. Saab 10 years ago.

It is 25.03.2011/19/XNUMX. A bomb goes off in the stallbacka. Jan Åke Jonsson, Saab CEO, will resign on May XNUMXth. His move is shaking the Saab world, and the facade of the brand's successful comeback is getting rough

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Volvo online services - EcarX replaces Google

A much discussed post by the readers revolved around the use of Google in more and more Volvo models. It is now clear that Google is only an interim solution. In the medium term, Volvo wants to rely on the Android operating system from EcarX and take Google out of service.

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