This just in for your daily (monthly? yearly?) dose of Saab news: the reborn EV Saab 9-3 sounds bleak as all hell. I don’t know if my poor heart can take any more of this.

When we last left off, we learned that National Electric Vehicle Sweden (which is a Chinese company that now owns Saab) had just received its electric vehicle production license from the Chinese government. The plan was that, as part of a $12 billion deal with Chinese leasing firm, Panda New Energy, NEVS would sell its new EV starting the first half of 2017. There were some delays.

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But! It now seems that we’re one step closer to (maybe?) getting the production version, as Auto Express has some new numbers to report:

NEVS claims that the 9-3 EV will is capable of 186 miles on a single charge with a top speed of 87mph, though little has been revealed about the basis of the car’s powertrain. NEVS plans to produce 50,000 vehicles a year during its first phase of production; phase two will see NEVS produce 220,000 EVs a year.

Beyond the all-electric 9-3, second and third-generation EVs are planned. Neither of these future vehicles have been named or teased, but both will be developed in partnership with Chinese ride-sharing service DiDi Chuxing. China’s Uber equivalent predicts that by 2020, they will run one million vehicles on its ride-sharing platform across the country. NEVS will be one of DiDi’s main EV providers.

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The numbers are... not great. The range isn’t bad, but the top speed is lower than that of a Nissan Leaf’s. Overall, the thing doesn’t seem like it will have anything near the performance of a Tesla. I don’t know, maybe I’m being mean. Maybe I should just be grateful that we’re getting a Saab at all.

We’ll see how the re-branded Saabs will fare when (if?) they do come out.