Saab 9X Air Gets Turbocharged E85 Hybrid Powertrain

We showed you the first pictures of the Saab 9X Air » 9/16/08 5:00pm 9/16/08 5:00pm concept yesterday, now details of its hypothetical hybrid powertrain have emerged. The diminutive four-seat convertible is aiming for a -like 40 MPG, but here using a traditional hybrid with a twist. Not only is the 1.4-liter engine turbocharged — like the will be,…

Saab 9X Air Concept To Debut In Paris, Previewed In Detroit

Along with the 2010 Chevy Cruze » 9/15/08 5:20pm 9/15/08 5:20pm we got a look at in the GM Paris Auto Show Preview, we also got a glimpse at a couple of concepts that'll make their way to Paris, such as this Saab 9X Air concept. If you're thinking it looks familiar, you'd be right; the concept builds on the and delivers open-air delights by hacking…

Saab 9-X BioHybrid Wins Specialty Concept Of The Year

The Saab 9-X BioHybrid has been crowned as the coolest car to never actually exist by 25 professional auto journalists at the Automotive Hall of Fame. The award, better known as the "Specialty Concept Car of the Year," was bestowed upon the 9-X BioHybrid due to its ultra-efficient 200 HP 1.4-liter BioPower turbo… » 6/25/08 2:40pm 6/25/08 2:40pm

Saab 9-X Is A Hybrid Of Concept And Reality

The Saab 9-X BioHybrid Concept is allegedly more than just another far-fetched yet stylish show car. Actually, this vehicle is supposed to hint strongly at an upcoming 9-1. For now, GM claims the car is powered by a 200HP 1.4-liter turbo four-banger, with magical Swedish hippie hybrid trickery. GM also feels the need… » 3/05/08 1:30pm 3/05/08 1:30pm

Saab 9-X BioHybrid Concept Revealed At Geneva

Joining in on the small hybrid party, GM is showing off this Saab 9-X BioHybrid Concept. The styling is familiar, and similar to the 9-4X BioPower. But what's underhood is new; a turbocharged 1.4-liter 4-cylinder engine that can run on either gasoline or ethanol, making 200 HP on the corn juice. This is mated to GM's… » 3/03/08 1:30pm 3/03/08 1:30pm