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What happened if? Saab X_Ray Vision by Anders Warming

Oh, Saab. The brand won't let go. She is missing. There are people who want to see new Saab on the streets again. Designer Anders Warming looked into the brand. He wondered what if - if

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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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NEVS Trollhattan

Rumors and Chinese standards

A rumor. And what one! On Friday it spread in the media at lightning speed. According to the content, NEVS would build cars again in Trollhättan - and that as early as the 2nd quarter of 2018. A story too good to be

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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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Saab Turbo in 99

Who invented it?

Opportunity for some car-talk. The view over our Saabian Tellerand we had in recent weeks barely, which has a reason. Let's start with a question. Which production vehicle had the world's first turbocharger with water injection?

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Borgward lives. Really.

Borgward lives

The summer slump is on its way, and this year it seems particularly extensive. Marcus and Manuela report daily from the IntSaab in Norway, and today I am daring a trip to another brand. Which is worth reading even if

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Beiijing Auto - Borgward - Porsche

On Monday we have guaranteed good Saab news on the blog. Before that, a short look into the wide world, especially to China, is on the agenda. The good old Saab engines with the unique Trionic continue their careers. Now comes

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View over the (Saab) Tellerrand

NEVS wants to leave the reconstruction in the next week. At the same time, further decisions are to be made public. That could be exciting ... Before that we still have enough time to think outside the box again ...

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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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Borgward answers

…at least a bit. And a former Saab design chief is now chief designer at Borgward. But one after anonther ! A booth at the Geneva Motor Show, a new website, a newly designed logo. Borgward makes it exciting.

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Perspective Trollhättan?

A quick look (not only) into the wintry north. The automotive location Trollhättan, its future - it is difficult to make a forecast. But something is happening and somehow it raises further questions for me.

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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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