No good news from Trollhättan

The old Saab factory is always on my radar - even if it has been very quiet for weeks. Unfortunately there is no good news from Trollhättan. The circumstances did not change for the better in 2018 either

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Viggen on tour. Leipzig spinning mill and Porsche factory.

After returning from Sweden in June, the blue Viggen was hidden in the garage again. Since my fridge fills up from work in the cultural sector, I made a visit to the Leipzig Spinnerei Autumn Tour

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The eternal startup and the German enemy

It was a deep winter. The Saab bankruptcy was still fresh. Mark and I met in the nightly Trollhättan with a well-known personality. Their name does not matter, we talked about the ongoing sales negotiations.

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Losses, liquidity worries, hardly any perspective.

Almost exactly a year ago, Mark and I were visiting the old Saab factory. They were very friendly to us and we got to know impressive people with Saab past. Still, at the end of the day

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Hopeful look

Saab friends from Germany are traveling in Sweden. They send us this photo from Trollhättan. A hopeful look at the Saab plant, even if the sky is gray and full of clouds. And there really is

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SAAB comeback. Photo Impressions Saab factory.

The last few days were tough for the fans of the small Swedish brand. The first 9-3 under NEVS direction rolled off the assembly line, and Saab is finally on the up. For our readers there is

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SAAB Festival. The Tour.

For some questions in life one looks for answers for a long time. Other things answer by themselves. For example the question about the Saab Spirit. In Germany, he is very lively and enjoys good health. The proof of this was provided last Thursday by the fans of the Swedish cult brand in Kiel.

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Swedish contemporary document - new Saab plant in Malmö in the film!

It was 1989 when the first Saab 900 left the new factory in Malmö. The new Saab production facility was the Swedish government's response to the shipyard crisis that hit the country's west coast. On one

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SAAB TV: A movie and its message

In Trollhättan the newspaper was full on Saab today. A year after the bankruptcy, the wounds have not nearly healed. Jan Ake Jonsson had his say and former Saab employee who is now at

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SAAB News: The griffin is gone!

In Trollhättan yesterday the big Saab phylons were dismantled in the factory parking lot, and today, without the magical Saab griffin, rebuilt. Friends from Trollhättan report this, and the local TTELA provides a picture and a short article

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