Who is eve Did she design the Saab 9-5?

Do we have to rewrite Saab history? Was a woman responsible for the design of the Saab 9-5? And who is Eva? Many questions! Let's start with something basic. The auto industry has been a male bastion for an eternity. To this day, car designers are predominantly men,

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Saab 9000 vs. Saab 9-5

The better Saab design? 9-5 Aero vs. Saab 9000

How do you define Saab design? Difficult question. In Sweden, Saab stood for the semi-station wagon for a long time with the 99, 900 and 9000. The hatchback that looked like a cheap Japanese car in some markets. You wanted to go with it

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Saab 9000 vs. Saab 9-5 Aero

The better Saab? 9-5 Aero vs. Saab 9000

Oh, that wedge! I see him in the rearview mirror, he's following me. Flat, exotic and exciting. If I didn't know better, I would take it for an Italian make. A Lancia, maybe a Maserati or a Fiat. Some big four-door hatchback

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Audi Q6 e-tron at the IAA. Tail light from the Saab 9-5 and 9-4x. Desing: Andreas Mindt

IAA. Audi makes Saab - Borgward puzzles

We could find clear design elements from Saab in future Audis. The continuous light strip at the rear is a design feature of the last Saab 9-5 and 9-4x. It would also have adorned the 9-3 successor. But now Audi ...

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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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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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Sweden Weekend. Swedish metal vs. German techno.

Or Volvo V40 vs Mercedes A class. In the UK, the Gothenburg-based car maker is driving a cheeky, crazy campaign. The text is reminiscent of Saab Marketing in the past when the legendary Saab vs …… advertisements were still available. Since there is currently no media activity from Trollhättan, at least Volvo is bringing some fun to our Swedish-inspired automotive soul.

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SAAB weekend. Castriota pictures SAAB 9-3 successor.

It is strange. The chances that this proposal will ever see the world as Saab are nil. Nevertheless, photos of the Castriota design go around the world. Which somehow also speaks for the interest in the brand Saab and for their future.

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Grab or not grab - that is the question!

Who owns the Saab Griffin? Is it the exclusive property of Scania, does it even belong to the Saab DNA, or is it freely available as a historic emblem? The press in Sweden is still struggling with the summer hole and has the royal griffin

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SAAB Weekend: Saab 9-3 coupe, Simon Padian, politics

On Friday I was with friend Marco in Mainz to pick up his new Saab 9-3 Aero Coupe at the Saab center. The handover was, as might be expected, professional and cordial. The 9-3 was ready for us in the showroom. On

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