NEVS 9-3 EV found on WeChat

Saab DNA (still) well distributed

A NEVS 9-3 EV in the wild. A rare picture, somewhere in China, probably in the mega-city of Tianjin. The 9-3 has changed in recent years, but can still be recognized as a Saab - despite facelift and newer,

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Geneva Motor Show. Newcomer Qoros.

The difficulty of establishing a new car brand

Do we remember qoros? The brand was featured on the blog several times in 2013. Former Saab employees, especially a former press officer, moved to China. An Israeli-Chinese consortium tried to build a new car brand with the help of deserving European veterans.

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Eric Geers, Director Communication, Saab Automobile AB.

Turbines, Camshafts, Turbos

The week will be very fuel-heavy, promise! Almost no electric cars and we strive for balanced coverage. Because the world of mobility is changing rapidly, we are starting with the revolutions that are looming. And somehow everything has in the end

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Mahindra. NEVS. Qoros

What does it cost to build a car brand? We're taking a short break from our 9000i project and delivering economic news that might have something to do with Saab.

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Geneva Motor Show 2015

Mark and I broke with tradition this year and didn't go to Geneva. Why? Maybe because Saab's heart is still beating and because the hope of a resurrection of the brand is less than ever. The

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The seeds of failure

Last week, we asked readers for their opinion on the future prospects of NEVS. The result can be considered historical, because for the first time a large majority saw the failure of NEVS before their eyes.

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Economy. Qoros with Saab technology.

Somehow the blog is becoming more and more of a "what-if blog". I don't like it at all, it was never what we wanted. Mark and I are now working on our Plan B. It may sound familiar to one or the other reader, because Plan B is typical for Saab. Today we're back to the “what if”. There was Saab and e-AAM Driveline Systems.

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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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Welcome to (auto) year 2013

New Year New luck ! The blogger is back on the MacBook. Let's start with the most important questions! What's next with the cult brand Saab? Is there another long year marked by waiting or are our wishes going into

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SAAB Talk: expert opinions, personal details, vacancies

While we are working on our Saab Classic collection for the Saab Fan Shop, news reports about Saab are coming from Sweden. Actually, we have enough of the economic stories, but they are just one of them. Originally supposed to 30. In November, a report by the Saab administrators will be submitted to the District Court in Vänersborg.

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SAAB Talk: Car Crisis

SAAB Talk: Car Crisis. Volvo, the other Swedish brand, will not rest. But from Saab-City comes at least some good news as a contrast to the bad industry news that drag like a skid mark across Europe. Before we start a brief foray into the car industry, let's take a look at our favorite Qoros.

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SAAB News: The life of others

In Sweden it has become quiet since the sale of Saab Automobile AB. Part of the work is done for the Saab administrators, and what goes on between the buyer and possible other partners does not come out to the public. time for

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SAAB News: Lotus Youngman gives up!

For the Lotus-Youngman Chinese, Saab poker is over. This reports today Dagens Industri. The administrators made this decision with regard to existing uncertainties in financial terms. Transactions from China must always be from the politically motivated super

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SAAB News: Business news from Sweden

Reader Julie desperately wants business news. Please Julie, today for you, the economic sector. 😉 Let's start with Victor Muller. This topic will lead us directly to Saab and the investors. Muller does his homework. His share of Spyker he has on

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SAAB News: Saab 2.0 and Dealing with the Past in Sweden

Take a look at politics and then take a turn to a new car brand that seems so attractive that it attracts many Saab employees. But first the politics. The topic Saab employs parliamentary committees and the press in the home country.

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