Found off the cape: 1971 Saab 96

Welcome to Found Off The Street, our look at cars usually found on the cape that rust liked so much it decided to summer there; Cape Cod, MA. Today we have a "found off the cape" 1971 Saab 96. » 5/29/11 9:00am 5/29/11 9:00am

Saab gets into the teasing concepts game for Geneva

Saab's teaser site for the upcoming Geneva Motor Show includes pitches for a refreshed 9-3, the European debuts of the new GM-based 9-4x, the 9-5 wagon and something simply tagged "Concept Car" that looks vaguely like a Saab should look. » 2/15/11 9:45am 2/15/11 9:45am

Got A Saab? Head To Detroit To Help Save The Brand

Trollhättan has one foot in the grave, and it's not clear if she's coming back. Saab History wants to organize a caravan to Detroit to coincide with next week's moment of truth. Think cars should have soul? Listen up. » 12/31/09 9:30am 12/31/09 9:30am

It's Alive! GM To Resume Building Saabs

This morning, a day after we reported GM's keeping options open on Saab beyond December 31st, Automotive News reports GM will restart some production lines in January including the 2010 Saab 9-5. So Saab's alive. For the moment anyway. » 12/30/09 8:30am 12/30/09 8:30am

Saab 92 Fitted With Modern Saab V6

What you normally find under the bulbous hood of a Saab 92 is a 2-cylinder, 2-stroke lawnmower motor barely able to keep up in traffic. This one's got the V6 from a modern Saab 9-5. » 12/02/09 3:30pm 12/02/09 3:30pm

GM Says Interest In Saab Exists, Brand Not Dead Yet

In the press conference where it was announced Mr. Fritz "No Badge Engineering" Henderson was resigning, GM also stated there were suitors for Saab despite the Koenigsegg deal falling through. The board will considering offers until the end of December. » 12/01/09 4:45pm 12/01/09 4:45pm

2010 Saab 9-5: All Turbos, All Swedish

Since splitting from GM, Saab has promised to take a new, more Scandinavian direction and the new 2010 Saab 9-5 is the first step. With an all-turbocharged powertrain and beefy styling, this is one spicy meatball. » 8/27/09 10:00am 8/27/09 10:00am

2010 Saab 9-5: For The Big Boys

After forum fan-boys at TCL posted scanned images from German magazine Autozeitung of the 2010 Saab 9-5 depicting the new Swedish meatball inside and out, AutoBild's gone live with a whole slew of shots. Mega-gallery below. » 7/22/09 11:15am 7/22/09 11:15am

2010 Saab 9-5 Renderings Sneak Out... Oops

The Swedes have done an excellent job keeping the pending 2010 Saab 9-5 tightly under wraps, with only the faintest hints as to its final look. Too bad these renderings leaked onto the web. » 7/01/09 4:00pm 7/01/09 4:00pm

2010 Saab 9-5 Wagon Teases In Slinky Car Cover

These images of a covered-up 2010 Saab 9-5 Wagon come from Saab's "showroom of the future" and they reveal a deeper-grilled familiar Saab face, sweeping headlights and a dollop of chrome. » 6/11/09 9:00am 6/11/09 9:00am

2010 Saab 9-5 Spotted Tuning, Testing On The 'Ring

The 2010 Saab 9-5 hit the Nordschleife Nürburgring for some tuning, which means new photos to sate your need for Swede. The car looks much bigger, and what's that we see? A hatch? » 4/28/09 1:00pm 4/28/09 1:00pm

2010 Saab 9-5: Bigger, Quirkier And With More Born From Jets References

The future of Saab under GM ownership is dubious at best, but the Swedish automaker is still moving forward as evidenced by these spy photos of the 2010 Saab 9-5. » 3/20/09 12:30pm 3/20/09 12:30pm

2010 Saab 9-3X, 9-5 Confirmed For 2009 European Lift-Off

Buried in this morning's GM sales figures was a blurb initially overlooked but important by itself — the 2010 Saab 9-3X and 2010 Saab 9-5 will launch this year, at least in Europe. » 1/21/09 10:30am 1/21/09 10:30am

2009 Saab 9-5 Griffin Edition Flying Into Detroit

At next month's Detroit Auto Show, GM will unveil the latest special edition from its quirky Swedish brand, the 2009 Saab 9-5 Griffin Edition. It's primarily an attitude adjustment. » 12/23/08 10:00am 12/23/08 10:00am

Entire 2009 Saab 9-3 Lineup Gets XWD, Non-XWD Model To Start At $28,835

We knew it was on the way, but the Cross-Wheel-Drive system which debuted on the 2008 Saab 9-3 Turbo X » 9/11/08 6:20pm 9/11/08 6:20pm has been made available across the rest of the 9-3 lineup for 2009. The Haldex-sourced system provides on-demand all-wheel drive which can be shifted to the wheel with the greatest grip on the fly. XWD equipped cars…

So, What Is the Heidelberg Project?

Detroit: (pronounced /dɪˈtrɔɪt/) A place subject to automatic ridicule from anyone who has never been to the Motor City. Frankly, this ridicule is becoming tiresome. The idea of a vibrant, interesting, exciting Midwestern city is somehow divorced from this 300 year old berg. The complete discounting of Detroit is a… » 5/19/08 1:20pm 5/19/08 1:20pm

PCH, Ice, Rust, och Akvavit Edition: Saab or Volvo?

After the outpouring of love and frustration for the rectangular vehicles of Göteborg in the comments associated with yesterday's Volvo Valhalla post, it seemed only right to head to Scandinavia for today's projects. After all, it's been months since our last all-Swedish PCH. The Saab won that one, so let's see if… » 2/15/08 5:00pm 2/15/08 5:00pm

Born From GM: Saab Prices 2007 Model Year Lineup


We just got the press release from the company selling off the sons and daughters of jets — and Saab's '07 US lineup has a starting price of $26,915 with a top out at $43,120. Although it may seem it's a few grand higher than the 2006 pricing entry point of $23,710 — it's really about the same, because that was… » 9/08/06 4:24pm 9/08/06 4:24pm

AutoExpress's Future Saab 9-5; Is it Accurate?

The UK's AutoExpress speculates on a future Saab 9-5 based on the designs introduced in its Aero X concept at the Geneva Show earlier this year. Be careful, says Trollhattan Saab — AE doesn't have the best track record for speculative accuracy. Still, they say, the spec images (pictured) appear similar to those that… » 8/10/06 11:01am 8/10/06 11:01am