SAAB News: Maud Olofsson on GM and Antonov

Yesterday, former Minister of Economic Affairs Maud Olofsson was questioned before the Investigative Committee of the Swedish Reich on the Saab affair surrounding Vladimir Antonov. Members of the opposition, Peter Jonsson and Jörgen Hellman, wanted to know if the government would ban the former banker as Saab

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SAAB News: Jonas Fröberg about Muller and Lofalk

He is clearly my favorite journalist from the land of the midnight sun. Jonas Fröberg has accompanied Saab for a very long time. He witnessed the sale of GM to Spyker up close and wrote a book about it. He has the era of Muller,

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SAAB News: Saab and E85 and Saab in the press

On Thursday I wrote a short article about our Saab 9-5 BioPower. Due to the high fuel prices, the ethanol Saab gains in attractiveness every day. Our friends at Saabsunited had the same idea and followed up with a post on E85. since

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SAAB News: Mandatory bids for Saab after Easter

Update: 10: 50 The press conference of the Saab administrators is finished, the next will follow only in 14 days. The final inventory and asset listing of Saab Automobile AB is almost done and will be released on Tuesday after Easter.

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SAAB News: Cheap wheels for Sweden and call back at Volvo

Update: 28.03.12 10: 12 The Swedes are better off. ANA in Trollhättan has acquired pallets of rims and tires from the Saab factory, which are now being sold to customers at very competitive rates. For example, a rim set of the Saab costs

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SAAB News: Saab Viggen Design and Saab 9-5 Reborn

The Saab brand leaves no one indifferent! Saab is unique and now in the situation where Saab threatens to disappear, we realize what we would lose. A life without Saab should be possible, but it is also worth striving for

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SAAB News: Nothing new in Sweden, pictures from Geneva

To be sure. A lot is said about Saab in Sweden, but nothing is said. The dams in Stockholm are tight and maybe we'll get a big surprise someday. Youngman is active on all fronts, from the rest of the interested parties

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SAAB News: Youngman's only sensible solution for Saab?

The daily business news about Saab. Today it's about Youngman, Mahindra, BMW, Triumph and American Axle. It would be nice to write about cars from Sweden, but that is not the case right now. So the business part. In Sweden it is quiet, the

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SAAB News: It's not a question of money!

Interviews with GM spokesman James Cain on Saab are always kind of boring. The answers are predictable and not worth the effort to report. Almost ... because yesterday the GM man said some interesting things. The TT news agency conducted an interview, and

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The look back: Bloggers rearview mirror

Motivation of the administrators. My condolences to PSA!

There will be less to report on the blog in the next few days because other things require more time. True life requires attention, Saab will have to wait. At the beginning of January I had a long conversation with a friend from Stockholm. We

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SAAB News: Saab Administrators' Conference

Brightwell is no longer there. This is the right thing for anyone who did not see the investor from Turkey in the final round. The deadline for non-binding offers has expired, now it's entering the crucial phase. The location is confusing

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SAAB News: Brightwell Holding throws it down!

Surprise? No not true. Saab insiders had already foreseen it a few days ago and so it has happened now. The Brightwell Holding has thrown in the towel and is no longer in the bidding race for Saab. The villain is Turkish

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SAAB Backstage: negotiations in Sweden

Several Swedish newspapers have revisited the subject of Saab today, which makes it easier for me to cover the past week. Because currently I practice a balancing act between confidentiality and publication, so that the next six weeks information only with the handbrake on

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SAAB notes from Sweden

Yesterday Hamburg was announced. Not Hamburg, but Halstenbek. Before I report on the Saab event in the north, come first the business news. First the duty, then the freestyle. In Sweden, work is being done on the Saab sale, but it's only possible

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SAAB News: BAIC Saab 9-3, GM and Mahindra & Mahindra

We are now in the middle of February and the next two weeks will decide everything. Offers for Saab are expected in the coming days, if not yet submitted by the administrators. In the next two weeks will be

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