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  1. Saab's parent decides to let go workers while searching for investorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 26 | INAUTONEWS

    The Swedish automaker's saga continues with a new chapter - China's National Electric Vehicle Sweden , now the owner of the brand, has decided to fie up to 200 people working at the maker's factory in Sweden. Following GM's decision to give up on the brand, the fate of the historic Saab automaker has been a constant soap opera - it finally settled last year and restarted production of the 9-3 model under the guidance of the new owner.


  2. Up To 200 Saab Employees To Be Let GoRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 24 | BenzConnection

    Saab's owner National Electric Vehicle Sweden said it intends to lay off up to 200 of the Swedish automaker's employees as it attempts to reduce costs during its restructuring process. After briefly restarting Saab 9-3 production late last year, in May of this year NEVS ran out of cash and was almost forced into bankruptcy.


  3. Saab to cut 200 jobsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 24 | Business Times

    Swedish auto maker Saab, which is trying to resolve serious financial difficulties by attracting new investors, said on Wednesday it was cutting 200 jobs, more than one third of its workforce. [STOCKHOLM] Swedish auto maker Saab, which is trying to resolve serious financial difficulties by attracting new investors, said on Wednesday it was cutting 200 jobs, more than one third of its workforce.


  4. Read This: First test drive shows promise of Saab 9-3 EVRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 16 | Autoblog

    We can't read Swedish, so when it comes to a first-drive review of a Saab 9-3 electric-vehicle prototype, we'll trust Inside EVs ' translation of a write-up from Swedish automotive publication Elbilen i Sverige . And it's a decent one.


  5. Open Wheel Young Gun Set For Sports Sedan National Debut This WeekendRead the original story

    Monday Sep 15 | Paddock Talk

    Emerging open-wheel star Thomas Randle will make his national 'tin top' debut when he climbs aboard his father's championship winning SAAB Aero for this weekend's round of the Kerrick Sports Sedan Series, to be held at the Phillip Island Grand Prix Circuit . At just 18 years of age, the year 12 Beaconhills College student has already made a name for himself in the world of karting both domestically and internationally, and is currently making waves in his first full season of the Australian Formula Ford Championship.


  6. Then & Now: Our Favorite Convertibles for the End of SummerRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 7 | Autobytel

    ... motivator than the Triumph TR6: the MINI-ster boasts a 4-cylinder turbocharged engine that can top 140 mph. The classic Saab 900 was first imported as a convertible in 1986. The Swedish designed and Finnish made cabrio sported a backwards engine, ...


  7. Sweden court accepts receivership for Saab carmakerRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 29, 2014 |

    A Chinese-owned company set up to take over Saab's assets after the troubled Swedish carmaker's bankruptcy said on Friday it had succeeded in being placed in receivership.


  8. Bankruptcy Protection Of Saab Owner NEVS Rejected By CourtRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 29, 2014 | BenzConnection

    Saab's current owner National Electric Vehicle Sweden is on the verge of bankruptcy following news a Swedish court rejected the company's application to provide it time to restructure and find a new investor.


  9. Jackson used funds for divorce settlementRead the original story

    Aug 27, 2014 | Australian Broadcasting Corporation

    ... money for various personal purposes, including putting a deposit on a car. JEFF JACKSON: It was a beautiful little Saab 9-3 Convertible. BEN WORSLEY: There was another payment to Jeff Jackson - $58,000 transferred to him from the official account of ...


  10. GM to recall Saab 9-3 defective cars in ChinaRead the original story

    Aug 25, 2014 | Xinhuanet

    U.S. automaker GM will recall 65 units of imported Saab 9-3 defective cars on the Chinese mainland, China's top quality watchdog said Monday.


  11. NEVS has sights on China with all-electric SAAB 9-3 Aero prototypeRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 24, 2014 | Gizmag

    Renowned for safe, quirky cars, Saab has been handballed between owners in recent years, where financial troubles have kept us wondering whether it will ever return to the glory days.


  12. Saab offers peek at new all-electric prototypeRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 24, 2014 |

    Swedish car manufacturer Saab is working hard to redefine itself as a significant player in the production of electric vehicles, following a bumpy few years that saw the company enter bankruptcy twice.


  13. Swedish Car Day Puts Saab, Volvo on Museum LawnRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 23, 2014 |

    ... at Larz Anderson was the brainstorm of Village Auto Group CEO Ray Ciccolo. Pierre Belperron, formerly of Charles River Saab and now of Volvo Village in Danvers, has handled the logistics and served as emcee. "We typically get about 200 cars," says ...


  14. NEVS Saab EV prototype on display, with top speed of just 75 mphRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 22, 2014 | Autoblog

    National Electric Vehicle Sweden , the Saab-owning Swedish holding company that is in turn owned by Chinese investors, has some problems .


  15. Struggling NEVS Shows Off Saab 9-3 Electric PrototypeRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 22, 2014 | MotorAuthority

    Saab can't seem to catch a break. Tossed like a hot coal in General Motors' restructuring, its prospects unchanged by Spyker's purchase and now struggling under Chinese-Swedish firm NEVS, watching the story unfold is like watching an old friend on their death bed.


  16. Ford Mustang MPG, Tesla Gigafactory, Electric-Car Battery Winner: Today's Car NewsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 21, 2014 | GreenCarReports

    ... All this and more on Green Car Reports. Struggling with financial issues, NEVS has revealed a prototype electric Saab 9-3 EV . Is it too little, too late? Which state will get Tesla's lithium-ion cell gigafactory? Speed, incentives, and proximity to ...


  17. Prototype Electric Saab 9-3 EV Revealed By Struggling Owner NEVSRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 21, 2014 | GreenCarReports

    After Saab Automobiles vanished from the U.S. market three years ago, the bankrupt remains of the Swedish brand and its factory in Trollhattan were bought by a Chinese company.


  18. NEVS presents Saab 9-3 EV prototypeRead the original story

    Aug 20, 2014 | Green Car Congress

    National Electric Vehicle Sweden , the company working to resurrect the Saab brand, presented the Saab 9-3 Electric Vehicle as designed and produced as part of a prototype series in Trollhattan.


  19. Saab and its new owner are in troubleRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 20, 2014 | INAUTONEWS

    The National Electric Vehicle Sweden company, Saab's most recent owner, has had trouble maintaining production of the Saab cars and is now in search of a partner.


  20. Saab's owner seeks partner to secure brand's futureRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 19, 2014 | Automotive News

    Saab's owner, National Electric Vehicle Sweden, says it is in discussions with potential partners as it seeks to restart car production and develop future models.