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Saab 9-5 SportCombi Teaser Out (Video) 25
Posted by Alex Ion in 9-3 Convertible, Automotive News, Saab, Saab 9-3, Saab’s XWD, SportCombi, Upcoming Events on 02 25th, 2011

Saab has released additional details of their surprise concept car 9-5 SportCombi. New details are in the form of a series of images and a teaser video. The concept will be unveiled in Geneva next week.


The 9-5 SportCombi will come with exotic features including that of adaptive bi-Xenon headlights, head-up display as well as three-zone climate control. It will be equipped with Saab’s XWD all-wheel drive. The vehicle is expected to arrive in Australia towards the end of 2011 It will be offered with the same drivetrain options as the sedan in overseas as well.

It is also learnt that the manufacturer is not only introducing SportCombi, but will also  debut the Saab 9-3 facelift known as the Griffin line-up and the 9-3 Convertible Independence Edition too alongside.

The details which are out now indicate that the concept follows Saab’s unique Scandinavian and aircraft-inspired design heritage. The alleged 9-2 concept is likely to feature all wheel drive with an electrically powered rear axle and a ground-breaking car communications platform using the Android operating system.

New Saab 9-3 in 2012 17
Posted by Alex Ion in 9-3 Convertible, Automotive News, BMW, first 9-4X, MINI-sourced 1.6-liter four-cylinder turbo, Modified car Talk, redesigned next-generation 9-3, Saab 9-3 on 02 17th, 2011

We have already updated you with the news regarding Saab getting ready for its Independence Day celebration on February 23rd along with the news of its new line up of products. Here are the latest updates: The company has made the official confirmation regarding the redesigned next-generation 9-3. The car will get launched in the coming year. Speculations have it that it may get delayed until 2013.

Let us now take you to the most notable features incorporated in the vehicle. This modified version will ship in three- and five-door body styles. Also offers a variety of engines options. The recent agreement which Saab had BMW confirms that the options will include a MINI-sourced 1.6-liter four-cylinder turbo with start/stop technology.

Saab announced plans to unveil a new special edition based on the current 9-3 Convertible. Details are scarce. The first 9-4X from Saab rolled off the assembly line in Ramos Arizpe. Well, the model will hit the US markets in May of this year.

(Via WCF)