Autumn Sundays in Trollhättan

It's Sunday and quiet in the Stallbacka, Trollhättan's industrial area. The sun makes its way through the clouds, it draws a delicate autumn light on the old halls of the former Saab factory. So,

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Cash injection for the electric car Startup NEVS.

There is news from the owners of the old Saab factory. After there had been first indications of liquidity shortages, the electric car Startup NEVS now receives another injection of cash from China.

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NEVS can use the SAAB name again

Just the other day I heard someone updating Sir Isaac Newton's classic law of nature “for every action, there is an equal and opposite reaction” with “, plus a social media overreaction”. I guess this

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315 employees in production

Today, IF Metal 315 has announced employees in the production area of ​​the Saab factory. The TTELA, local newspaper Trollhättans, published an article that Detlef translated for us.

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SAAB News. Bergman: Soon 500 employee at NEVS.

Following his appointment as executive vice president, Mattias Bergman spoke to the local newspaper about the future of Saab 2.0. NEVS now has over 300 employees, including 150 workers. The number is continuously increasing and is close to 350, and above all the number of “blue collars” has increased since the summer break. There are also 100 consultants in the company.

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SAAB community. Fundraiser for the SAAB Museum - 2013.

SAAB Talk !! It does not matter whether you are at one of the many many meetings that we have already been to, regardless of which FSH you start a conversation at. Shortly after the usual questions of how and when to

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SAAB weekend: SAAB hangar & press reviews from Sweden

January is not a good time for our car hobby. Too cold, too dark, and vehicles with season plates are not allowed to be moved anyway. Achim and I are behind schedule with our “Saab Hangar” project. In contrast to a major public project in the Berlin-Brandenburg area, our completely privately financed project keeps the delay within two months.

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"GM behaved destructively"

The reports of the Saab administrators - spread over 50 pages - brought no surprises. The problems at Saab in 2010 and 2011 are known. Too little liquidity, margins under pressure, too little sales in key markets. Sweden agrees that the situation was difficult at the beginning of the year and that the bankruptcy filing should have been due earlier.

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SAAB News: Saab sale completed ... (or not ...)

Update: 10:40 am The local TTELA writes today about the completed sale of Saab Automobile. The administrators have done their job and the job is complete. Since the TTELA is close and serious, they are allowed to

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SAAB News: No decision - still not

The inhabitants of the Västragötland fear for Saab. The local newspaper in Trollhättan, the TTELA, took up the topic again today. The negotiations are, it is said, in a critical phase. Administrator Hans Bergqvist was also across the street

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SAAB News: Impressions from Trollhättan - Part 1

When you're out and about in Trollhättan, driving a Saab with a German license plate, you're conspicuous. The report in the TTELA did the rest and so we were always armed with cameras on the way

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SAAB News: The hottest Saab prospects according to TTELA

It has become quiet about the possible Saab buyers. The next press conference of the administrators trio will not take place until Tuesday. The local newspaper in Trollhättan, always a reliable source of information, names the hottest prospects in the race

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SAAB News: BMW is not interested ... says the TTELA

The local newspaper Trollhättans is a reliable source of information. The reporters strive to provide good and fair information about Saab. Yesterday they spoke to BMW and Magna about buying a Saab. Just what should

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Saab GM licenses: Swedish press review

The information available on the topic is poor, which does not bother me, since my next few days are full of professional appointments. Time to take a look at the Swedish press. When it comes to licenses, the local TTELA has always been good

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Geely wants to buy Saab - says the TTELA

The local TTELA in Trollhättan is always close when it comes to Saab and over the last few months all TTELA information has been 99,99% correct. Even Steven Wade, the official Saab blogger on Inside Saab,

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