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GM recalls nearly 30,000 Saab 9-3 convertibles

July 10, 2014 13:56 CET
General Motors is recalling almost 30,000 Saab 9-3 convertibles in the United States for a seat belt issue that has previously affected sedan models.... Read More »

 

China's NEVS halts Saab output due to cash crunch

11:17 am U.S. ET | May 20, 2014
China's National Electric Vehicle Sweden has temporarily halted output of Saab cars due to a shortage of funds. NEVS, which last year resumed low-volume production of the Saab brand after it bought the bankrupt iconic Swedish marque, said it currently did not have enough cash to pay outstanding debt.... Read More »

 

Saab output suspended on cash shortage

May 20, 2014 17:17 CET
Saab production has been temporarily halted by China's National Electric Vehicle Sweden due to a shortage of funds. The company had resumed low-volume output of the Saab brand last year after it bought the bankrupt Swedish automaker.... Read More »

 

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2009 timeline: February meltdown

12:01 am U.S. ET | Feb. 24, 2014
A timeline of the events that made up the industry collapse.... Read More »

 

Whit Whitmire, former Atlanta BMW dealer, dies at 88

12:01 am U.S. ET | Feb. 3, 2014
Whit Whitmire, who founded Global Imports BMW in Atlanta in the 1960s, died Dec. 26.... Read More »

 

Obituary

12:01 am U.S. ET | Jan. 27, 2014
Bill Strong, who worked in regional service management with several automotive brands, died Dec. 15.... Read More »

 

Whit Whitmire, BMW, Honda, Saab dealer, dies at 88

4:02 pm U.S. ET | Jan. 16, 2014
Whit Whitmire, who founded Global Imports BMW in Atlanta in the 1960s, died Dec. 26. He was 88.... Read More »

 

Saab's bet on EVs, China faces long odds

Dec. 22, 2013 06:01 CET
Saab's new owner, National Electric Vehicle Sweden, is targeting its home market of China and betting on an electric version of the 9-3 to bring the marque back from the dead.... Read More »

 

Saab's bet on EVs, China faces long odds

12:01 am U.S. ET | Dec. 22, 2013
Saab, a year out of bankruptcy and with just two cars a day rolling off its production line, is betting on an as yet unbuilt electric version of a decade old car to bring the iconic Swedish marque back from the dead.... Read More »

 

Saab targets China as 9-3 output resumes

12:01 am U.S. ET | Dec. 9, 2013
Saab's new owner, National Electric Vehicle Sweden, has restarted production of the Saab 9-3 sedan in Trollhattan, Sweden. Sales of the mid-sized sedan will be “initially focused” in China, NEVS said in a statement.... Read More »

 

Saab focuses on China as production of 9-3 sedan restarts

Dec. 2, 2013 13:56 CET
Saab's new owner, National Electric Vehicle Sweden, has restarted series production of the 9-3 sedan. Sales will be ''initially focused'' on China, the company said.... Read More »

 

Saab to restart 9-3 production two years after bankruptcy

Nov. 29, 2013 10:52 CET
Saab's new owner will begin series production of the 9-3 almost two years to the day since the company was forced into bankruptcy.... Read More »

 

DOUGLAS A. BOLDUC

Three bad days for European car plants -- and more to come

12:01 am U.S. ET | Oct. 25, 2013
What do June 25, July 26 and Oct. 25 have in common? They are all days in which a European plant stopped vehicle production this year. The plants were victims of the region's chronic overcapacity.... Read More »

 

Saab builds 9-3 test cars ahead of 2013 production launch

Sept. 19, 2013 12:51 CET
Saab's new owner, National Electric Vehicle Sweden, has built two 9-3 test cars at the brand's Swedish plant ahead of a full production launch later this year.... Read More »

 

Conn. dealer Pray placed service first

12:01 am U.S. ET | Sept. 2, 2013
Longtime Connecticut auto dealer Malcolm Pray, known for his focus on customer service and philanthropy and his classic car collection, died Aug. 25.... Read More »

 

Saab gets ready to restart production

Aug. 21, 2013 15:58 CET
Saab's new owner aims to restart production at the automaker's mothballed factory in Sweden later this year with output of the mid-sized 9-3 model.... Read More »

 

Saab's U.S. liquidation plan earns court approval

10:21 am U.S. ET | July 17, 2013
The bankrupt arm of Swedish automaker Saab Automobile AB in the United States has gained court approval of a plan to liquidate and pay back creditors, effectively ending its bankruptcy.... Read More »

 

Spyker will appeal dismissal of $3 billion Saab lawsuit vs. GM

June 20, 2013 17:37 CET
Spyker will appeal a judge's decision to dismiss its $3 billion lawsuit accusing General Motors of trying to bankrupt Swedish automaker Saab.... Read More »

 

Saab parent to appeal dismissal of $3 billion lawsuit vs. GM

11:37 am U.S. ET | June 20, 2013
Dutch sports car maker Spyker NV said today it will appeal a United States judge's decision to dismiss its $3 billion lawsuit accusing General Motors of trying to bankrupt Swedish automaker Saab.... Read More »

 

Saab parent's $3 billion lawsuit versus GM thrown out by U.S. judge

5:12 pm U.S. ET | June 10, 2013
Dutch sports car maker Spyker NV's $3 billion lawsuit accusing General Motors of trying to bankrupt Swedish automaker Saab was dismissed Monday by a federal judge who said GM had the right to block the sale of a company using its technology.... Read More »

 

Saab parent's $3 billion lawsuit versus GM thrown out by U.S. judge

June 10, 2013 23:12 CET
Dutch sports car maker Spyker's $3 billion lawsuit accusing General Motors of trying to bankrupt Swedish automaker Saab was dismissed by a judge who said GM had the right to block the sale of a company using its technology.... Read More »

 

Former Saab Chairman Muller will be questioned in Swedish tax inquiry

May 29, 2013 06:01 CET
Former Saab Chairman Victor Muller will be called in to answer questions related to a Swedish inquiry into alleged tax offenses at the carmaker, the country's Economic Crime Authority said.... Read More »

 

NICK GIBBS

Muller says Saab period was painful

12:01 am U.S. ET | May 23, 2013
Reports say Sweden wants to question former Saab Chairman Victor Muller about suspected tax offenses. Muller defended payments he received from the automaker in a recent interview and talked about how he has moved on from Saab.... Read More »

 

NICK GIBBS

Why Victor Muller has painful memories of running Saab

12:01 am U.S. ET | May 23, 2013
Reports say Sweden wants to question former Saab Chairman Victor Muller about suspected tax offenses. Muller defended payments he received from the automaker in a recent interview and talked about how he has moved on from Saab.... Read More »

 

Former Saab Chairman Muller to be summoned in tax inquiry, report says

May 23, 2013 09:34 CET
A Swedish prosecutor wants to question former Saab Automobile Chairman Victor Muller as part of an inquiry into suspected tax offenses at the automaker, a Swedish newspaper reported.... Read More »

 

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