Saab headlines we like: restart in the summer?

With the Swedish cult brand we live through ups and downs, with the depths currently clearly having the upper hand. The TTELA, local newspaper and reliable source in Trollhättan, today writes about a possible restart of production in the summer. TTELA, you make my

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Saab sale: First hope and a timetable

The Saab sale is like a mosaic where pebbles come together for pebble things. Patience is needed for a mosaic, not just my strength. If we did not have good friends in Sweden, we would stay in the dark. Some things have changed

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Youngman on the way in the Saab minefield

Again, or still GM decides on the future of the Swedish car maker. Even if Youngman will be successful in the bidding race depends on it. Let's talk about the GM technology licenses and the Saab 9-3 again. who

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Saab future in Sweden - update on development

The press in Sweden does not like Saab. The alleged smashing of the car maker seems possible. In the meantime, more details about the current situation of the cult brand have become known from reliable sources. What I do in personal talks

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BAIC reaffirms interest in Saab technology

BAIC has today reaffirmed interest in parts of Saab through several agencies. As mentioned in the last weeks again and again, one would like to acquire the Saab e-Power technology and build together with partner Panasonic vehicles in Trollhättan. Interesting and speculative

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Details and background to the Youngman offer

If we have learned one in the last few months, it is. We should be quite content with press releases and reservations. Because bad press is good for circulation and traffic. At night, the message went around, that

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Breaking News: Youngman submits offer for Saab!

Youngman is said to have placed an offer of several billion kroner for Saab. This is reported by several sources from Sweden. Details are currently unknown. Updates will follow, if available. Text: tom@saabblog.net

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Saab-Youngman Concept: Survival with just one series?

If Youngman joins as a Saab buyer, then the new owners want to keep the brand alive for at least 24 months with just one series. That does not sound good at first, because what is a series in times where each only

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Press conference of Saab administrators

The bankruptcy administrator's press conference did not really bring any new insights into the progress of bankruptcy proceedings. Some, small details on the edge are interesting. However, those who had expected that the identities of possible buyers would be aired today, were certainly disappointed.

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Saab Investor Youngman: We do not need GM!

Yesterday, Youngman's delegation landed in Sweden. In a first interview, given exclusively to the local TTELA, the lawyer and Youngman speaker Johan Nylèn commented on the current situation. The big Youngman delegation will be as long as

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Mahindra and Youngman in Sweden and another Saab

The mystery of the unknown delegation seems to have been solved. A Swedish friend said it was the Mahindra & Mahindra delegation that had been in Sweden since last week. Mahindra is one of the secret favorites in the bidding race that is the company's reputation

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Saab investors: Five prospects for Saab automobiles?

It promises to be an interesting week. Depending on the source, there are four or five serious buyers who are in contact with the bankruptcy trustees. They would like to take over Saab in the complete package. So far we are only known to four prospective buyers, about a possible

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Saab Investor Brightwell shows nerves ...

Yes, Sunday is not really a Swedish business day, but the Turkish investors are currently nervous and that's worth a short article. The dismissed Saab coworkers pulls it to Göteborg, more exactly to Torslanda. There it is

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Behind the Saab scenes in Trollhättan, Nyköping, Frankfurt

Hmm, the week was pretty quiet and apart from the wonderful rescue of the Saab Museum there was no “breaking news”. But it won't stay that way. A delegation from Investor Youngman will arrive in Sweden on Monday. Like Brightwell

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Press conference of Saab administrators

Update: 13: 49 / 13: 55 / 14: 08 Today the press conference of Saab administrators Hans Bergqvist and Anne-Marie Pouteaux took place in Gothenburg. At least the Saab Museum today had no decision. More than 500 bids, including how we know which

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