SAAB News. Hirsch Performance reports back.

Good news came again at the end of the year, this time from Switzerland. The previous Saab factory tuner Hirsch Performance reports back and revives many products that were not available for a long time.

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Qoros landed in Europe and Volvo sales figures.

Qoros, the newcomer from China, hit the headlines a few days ago with the NCAP crash test. Behind the brilliant result were also former Saab engineers, which makes it interesting for us. But otherwise, we thought, it was quiet

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IAA gleanings. Volvo Concept Coupe IAA 2013.

Friends of Swedish automobiles can hardly complain about boredom. Saab is completely new under the ownership of NEVS and in Gothenburg all signs are on change. New platform, new engines, new design. Volvo is changing. Like the future

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Gleaning. IAA Tour 2013.

With a little luck, 2013 was the last IAA without Saab participation. Because in Sweden the signs are pointing to a new departure, and in 2015 one could be involved again after two missed trade fairs. Even without Saab we are - somehow homeless - over

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SAAB at the Cabrio Rallye Sachsen 2013. A short report - picture update

Unfortunately it is already over. It was nice again and we had again very good weather on this year's edition of the Cabrio Rallye Sachsen.

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saabblog.net on tour. Convertible Rally Saxony 2013

Last year there were “only” 11 SAABs cruising through Saxony at the fourth edition of the Cabio Rally organized by the Mobilforum Dresden, 15 teams are expected at the fifth CRS on Saturday with a SAAB convertible

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SAAB community. Interior embellishments - a reader contribution

Actually, the report was a long time ago palpated and finished writing. He was just waiting for the publication. But then our server was hacked and the report was gone. Because the data backup was written before the letter

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SAAB community. Fundraiser for the SAAB Museum - 2013.

SAAB Talk !! It does not matter if at one of the many many meetings we have been to, no matter which FSH you are talking to. A short time after the usual questions how and when you came to SAAB and

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Press. SAAB in the Berliner Morgenpost.

Even if things are a little quieter on the blog at the moment, our favorite car brand is by no means quiet. A very nice and amusing article appeared in the series “The Cars of Our Parents” in the Berliner Morgenpost.  

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SAAB Community: Exit in the Harz on 21.July 2013!

Driving SAAB is always something special !! Even more so in a larger community. This weekend it is time again. SAAB riders around the Harz meet for a joint excursion on Sunday morning.

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SAAB News. Saab 9-5 II front spoiler and side skirts

For a long time it was “sold out” and for a long time it was very quiet about the Saab specialists from St. Gallen. But now there is good news for Saab 9-5 II owners from Switzerland. The long-time Saab house tuner Hirsch Performance still has a big Saab heart. A new edition of the front spoiler and side skirts is now being produced in a small series for the 9-5 II.

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Geneva Motor Show. The exotics

What would our car world be without the small manufacturers? Our automotive everyday life is dominated by the design language of the Wolfsburg brand and its satellites, everything can be terribly boring. Geneva is the perfect stage for the little savages who are the salt in the automobile soup. Welcome to Pagani, Italdesign and Co.

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Geneva Motor Show. The sporty Jaguar F-Type and Alfa C4

Jaguar has a good run. A new engine plant will be built in the UK and the new F-Type will noticeably rejuvenate the brand image. In just a few weeks, the new, small Jaguar sports car will be available for sale. In Geneva, a visit to Jaguar was compulsory

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Geneva Motor Show. The newcomers Qoros 3 and Tesla S

The first European appearance of Qoros was eagerly awaited. Not only we were full of expectations, also the auto press plunged in Geneva on the new brand from China. Eric Geers, former Saab press chief, had promised us Saab DNA in the Qoros. And Qoros sees itself as the first premium brand from China.

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Geneva Motor Show. Blogger on the go

Geneva is a fine event in a fine country. The classy old lady invited to the car show and we came too. Although there is no Saab participation ... but Geneva is the place where the little ones have their chance to get noticed; and a subtle counter event to the IAA in Frankfurt that is big and loud.

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