SAAB News: Tata or not Tata, that's the question ...

Did Tata bid for Saab or did not Tata bid for Saab? Last night, the message went through the Indian media and today, at my very early start to the south, the mailbox was full of Tata messages. The

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SAAB News: We will build Youngman Lotus in Trollhättan

The business news. Pang Qingnian, founder of Lotus Youngman, gave an interview to the local newspaper on Saturday, leaving plenty of room for misinterpretation and misinterpretation. Therefore, we should stay calm as we read these lines and wait. In it we are now world champion.

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SAAB News: Youngman wants a quick decision

The Youngman delegation meets in Sweden with the Saab administrators. In the wake are representatives of the Bank of China which can be considered an indication that the financing of the Saab acquisition stands. Without a commitment the Saab administrator would like

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SAAB News: Commandment from Mahindra & Mahindra

Mahindra & Mahindra submitted an offer for Saab. The Swedish media report today. The few details that have come to light are interesting. Lars Holmqvist, CEO of CLEPA, claimed the Youngman earlier in the week

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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: Volvo bid and prospects of the auto industry

No “breaking news” from Sweden this day. The administrators' firewall stands and lasts. Those interested in Saab who have signed the confidentiality agreement can take a look at the smallest economic details in the so-called “Darkroom”. There are favorites, both with the Saab

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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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BAIC Saab 9-3 and the Youngman licensing issue

Some problems are homemade. For relatively little money Saab sold the old Saab 9 5 platform, engines and transmissions to the car maker BAIC. This, according to the statement, the old Saab 9-3. So far we have assumed that an old Saab 9 3

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Saab news from Sweden on Saturday

Some fly home, the others are considering a withdrawal from the bidding process. No reason for depression, but the news on Saturday is not really good. The Youngman delegation has left Sweden. Earlier than planned, but it should not say goodbye

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Brightwell Holding on the road in Sweden

While I was traveling in the south, the delegation of Brightwell Holding traveled through Sweden. The Turkish investor has not yet made an offer and will not do so during his stay in Scandinavia. But we are close

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