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First all-electric NEVS 9-3 sedans (nee Saab) built in China two weeks ago

First all-electric NEVS 9-3 sedans (nee Saab) built in China two weeks ago

The company that bought the remains of Swedish carmaker Saab, known as National Electric Vehicle Sweden (NEVS), finally celebrated the start of car production in China two weeks ago. NEVS first production vehicle is the 9-3 electric, of which it plans to produce 50,000 copies annually during phase... read more

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Saab 9-3 EV electric prototype shown by NEVS, 2014

Saab Owner NEVS To Launch Five Electric Cars By 2018, For Chinese Market

National Electric Vehicle Sweden (NEVS) has spent more time dealing with financial problems than advancing its plan to build electric cars, primarily for the Chinese market... read more December 15, 2015 by

Saab 9-3-based development mules for Turkish national car project

Old Saab 9-3 To Become Turkish National Car; Electric Version May Be Included

By all rights, Saab should have faded into history long ago--but like a zombie, the Swedish brand continues to shamble along. Back in 2012, a consortium known as National... read more October 21, 2015 by

Saab 9-3 EV electric prototype shown by NEVS, 2014

Prototype Electric Saab 9-3 EV Revealed By Struggling Owner NEVS

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... read more August 21, 2014 by

2014 Saab 9-3 Aero

Nevs Halts Electric Saab 9-3 Production Amid Short-Term Cash Problems

Swedish automaker Saab hasn't had it easy over the past decade, and things aren't going any smoother following its Swedish-Chinese reincarnation. National Electric Vehicles... read more May 21, 2014 by

2014 Saab 9-3 Aero

First Electric Saab 9-3 Models Built, Will Go To China Test Fleet

National Electric Vehicles Sweden, the Chinese-Swedish company behind the re-launch of Saab, has started production of its first electric Saab models. The... read more April 8, 2014 by

2013 Honda Fit EV drive event, Pasadena, CA, June 2012

Electric Honda Fit EV Goes Ice-Racing Against Old Two-Stroke Saab

Given the recent cold snap, spending a day deliberately driving around on ice might not seem that appealing. Others, such as those from the Adirondack Motor Enthusiast Club... read more February 6, 2014 by

2014 Saab 9-3 Aero

Saab 9-3 Production Restarts, Electric Version Still Planned

Saab's cars may not have appealed to everyone, but many a gearhead shed a tear when the Swedish automaker went bankrupt back in 2011. There's just something likeable about... read more December 2, 2013 by

2012 Saab 9-3 Convertible Independence Edition

Saab 9-3 Convertible May Return As An Electric Car, Hints Consortium

The Swedish-Chinese consortium currently controlling Saab could be set to resurrect the firm's 9-3 Convertible model as an electric car. In an effort to get the defunct... read more November 15, 2012 by 1

Saab logo

NEVS Completes Saab Deal, Electric Cars On The Way

Swedish carmaker Saab endeared itself to many throughout its history, with a reputation for unique design and technological innovation across several decades. That made... read more September 4, 2012 by 8

Aptera 2e

Saab, Aptera, Think: Can China, Russia Save Electric Cars?

Last week, something miraculous happened: after more than a year of being prepped for burial, Saab rose from the dead. Of course, there had been previous attempts to revive... read more June 21, 2012 by 9

2011 Saab PhoeniX Concept

Chinese-Japanese Group To Turn Saab Into Electric-Car Brand

Last December Saab fans all around the world received the grim news their beloved brand was filing for bankruptcy, despite the best attempts of its then-owner, Swedish... read more June 13, 2012 by 4

Saab EV-1 Experimental Vehicle

Rare EV-1 Up For Sale, But It Isn't An Electric Car

Earlier today, our colleagues over at MotorAuthority told us about a collection of over 100 rare cars going under the hammer in Sweden. Among them, a complete EV-1. Complete... read more January 17, 2012 by 0

2011 Saab 9-4X

Could China’s Hawtai Supply Saab With High-MPG Clean Diesels?

Saab's new deal with a fledgling Chinese automaker doesn't just mean a lifeline for the struggling Swedish automaker; it could over the longer term become a much-needed... read more May 10, 2011 by 0

Saab 9-5

Struggling Saab Now Valued At Just One-Fifth Of Tesla Motors

Saab fans all over the world are looking anxiously at a company that says it's pulled itself back from the brink of death. Again. The latest rescuer is the little-known... read more May 4, 2011 by 2

2011 Saab PhoeniX Concept

Saab PhoeniX Hybrid Concept, Its First, At 2011 Geneva Motor Show

Saab has confirmed its commitment to introduce a hybrid vehicle with the unveiling today of the striking 2011 Saab PhoeniX concept car at the 2011 Geneva Motor Show. The new... read more March 1, 2011 by 0



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