SAAB - Still Alive
SAAB again faces hard times, and last week the conditions were so grave
that the employees did not receive their pay... I hope that this video may
once again give hope to those who need it the most, and that SAAB again
will be able to rise from the ashes..
On January 26th, 2010, GM officially stated that SAAB will be sold to Dutch
carmaker Spyker Cars. The new company, SAAB Spyker Automobiles, was founded
on January 27th, 2010.
Archived promotional footage featuring Saab 9000 turbos and doing stunt maneuvers accompanied by
A Ballet in 3 Acts
Special Appearance:Saab 900 Cabriolet
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~ 700hp Turbo Saab, 312kmh (194mph)
Extreme turbo Saab + 300 kmh
Many viewers have misunderstood this video, so I explain it a little:
-Speed at finish line (1mile/1609m) is measured. Time is not measured.
-First Saab does 1st and 2nd gear with ~half throttle. Second Saab has
limited Boost for 1st and 2nd gear.
- three extra seconds between 0-100kmh typically means ~30meters wasted.
But three extra seconds used in speeds close to 300kmh, means almost
Here is equally powerful RWD cars (if not even more HP's) These RWD's are a
lot faster between 0-150kmh, but
these Saabs are faster from
150kmh-300kmh. You get the point when you compare speeds at finish line.
-A Saab 9-5 driver pushes a little too much throttle @3rd gear and looses
traction. He lifts a throttle and pushes it back, but too much again and
then he gears up 4th, a bit earlier than planned. (optimal is@205kmh).
Earlier that summer I broke one gearbox when pushing too hard on 3rd gear.
With new gearbox and at later event, I drove very gently on first three
gears to avoid breaking it again. I pushed WOT for the first time on 4th
gear @ 190kmh. You can hear it clearly on following video. Engine tone
changes totally around 200kmh. Incar video is from 299kmh pull (at 1 mile
race) Something happened to camera during the run. So I didn't get any
incar video from a 305kmh pull. To see that run from the start line, please
see my other videos.
Here is incar video until camera dies. Start is @1min.
Saab 9-5 Video
This is a Saab 9-5 compilation I made with videos I found on youtube, which
was really hard, since there's barely any Saab videos online, but I managed
with a few clips I found. I love European cars, like Saab, which results in
me making videos of them, and hopefully other car makes. I love to edit
stuff as you can see and I would love feedback for this video and all my
other videos that I have made. Also, if you have videos of your Saab, or
other European make, PM me if you want me to put them in my next video (s).
Thanks guys! I hope you enjoy it!
All Rights Reserved to the rightful owners of these clips and music. I do
not own any of these clips
The music is by FatBoy Slim, and the title of the song is Right Here, Right
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