The ideal youngtimer - Saab 9-5 Aero

A Saab 9-5 Aero, automatic, black and a few kilometers. Then in a state that simply puts you in a good mood and that triggers a certain reflex. You have to have this Saab! A good decision because the

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The gentleman's cousins ​​- interesting Saab 9-5 Aero

Saab has always known how to build perfectly understated cars. The typical representative of this genus, which is critically endangered, is the 9-5 Aero of the first series. Somehow he was almost forgotten, from memory

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Saab 9-5 Aero presentation 1999 in Zurich

Good things take time! They felt no pressure in Trollhättan, because the 9-5 with the V6 sold brilliantly. Die Aero with the four-cylinder was missed at most by die-hard Saab fans. These just had to

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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.

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Saab 9-5 Aero - already disappointing, right?

It's about time I got the Saab 9-5 Aero out of the hangar. After two long days, the time has finally come. After work, I swap the 9000 for the 9-5. A generation change

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Midnight blue Saab beauty with a small flaw

For months, attentive observers have been registering a run on good combustion engines with little electronics. This is hardly surprising, and the topic has now even reached the specialist press. Europe's largest car newspaper recently covered the topic in

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A friend, a good friend - Saab Aero has landed

2020 is drawing to a close, and our not quite ordinary Saab 9-5 Aero project is also heading for the finale. 2 or 3 more posts, then the story is told. In connection

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It's rolling - Saab car transport from Spain to Germany

There is this point at which one can only wait. The Saab is on the van in a distant country. It then rolls off. In the direction of Germany, one hopes. And wishes that

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Preparations for the trip and a COC for the Saab 9-5

It is now May. Lizi and I practice optimism. The number of infections is slowly falling, in Germany the situation is easing faster than in Spain. We are preparing for the transport of the

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Where the journey is going - Saab 9-5 Aero 1999 - 33.000 kilometers

It is no secret that the prices of high-performance, used internal combustion engines are rising. Youngtimers, like the first Saab 9-5 Aero, fit perfectly into this scheme. They are easy to maintain, analog, fast and convenient. A

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A few kilometers and optional equipment - Saab 9-5 Turbo6 Aero XWD

I like the small, traditional Saab dealers. That still stand by the brand after 10 years. A beautiful Saab 9-5 Aero Turbo6 XWD can now be discovered at a workshop in the Netherlands. A few kilometers

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Spanish Saab and Porsche history and sentimentalities

It has now become the end of February. Lizi is back in Spain. Salesman Daniel kept his word. The 9-5 Aero is rolling on almost new Michelin tires and has got new oil. The handover goes in without any problems

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The Spanish side of life? Just an interlude?

A Saab is being sold in Spain. In principle, it is too good to be true. An aero of the first series, less than 80.000 kilometers on the clock. Light interior, midnight blue paint. Midnight blue! My favourite colour,

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Saab 9-5 Aero 2000 with 365.000 kilometers

A Saab is a family member. You probably have to drive yourself to understand that. The fact is, many Saab drivers give their vehicles a name. Today the readers meet Luna, something in Romance languages

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Saab 9-5 Aero 2004 with 416.000 kilometers

Today we start the new section “Kilometers Kings” on the blog! It's about sustainability, cars with high mileage and a long service life. A section that sails against the zeitgeist, which is increasingly against individual mobility

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