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    Video: Saab 900 SPG is the latest Petrolicious love story
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    The latest video from the crew at Petrolicious covers one funky Swede - a 1989 Saab 900 SPG. Produced from 1978 to 1998, the 900 enjoyed a long history, and thanks to its iconic look, it's quickly becoming a modern classic for the off-kilter car enthusiast. The SPG, short for Special Performance ...

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    Video: Super sleeper Saab 900 does 174 mph in the standing mile
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    Somewhere behind Hennessey setting a new top speed record at this year's Texas Mile with its camouflage Ford GT, a stock-looking 1996 Saab 900T pulled up to the line to see what it could do. The dealer showroom wheels wouldn't offer any indication that the 2.0-liter four-cylinder under the hood ...

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    Followup: Vampire Weekend singer responds to burning Saab controversy [w/video]
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    Last week, we tipped you off about Vampire Weekend and their new music video for the song Diane Young, a short film that consists entirely of setting fire to two perfectly nice-looking Saab 900 automobiles. The indie rock band's video – viewable by scrolling down – predictably ...

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    Video: Vampire Weekend burns for Saab
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    Or is it the other way around? Could Vampire Weekend be trying to tell me something? A just-launched music video for the indie rock band's new single Diane Young features what looks like a pretty mint black Saab 900 Turbo Convertible being torched in slow-motion. In fact, with the exception of a ...

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    Saab celebrates 25 years of topless motoring
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    Saab appears to have beaten its short-term cash crunch (for now), making this as good a time as any to celebrate 25 years of Saab convertibles. The Swedish automaker has built 300,000 droptops since the first Saab 900 convertible hit the scene in 1986 as a 1987 model, giving the automaker a ...

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    Online Find of the Day: 1985 Saab 900 Turbo limousine is long on charm
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    1985 Saab 900 Turbo Limousine – Click above for high-res image gallery
    Known as "The Classic" among brand fans, the first generation Saab 900 enjoyed a seriously long production run from 1978 to 1993. It was offered as a coupe, sedan, three and five-door hatchback and even a convertible ...

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    Video: A vengeful Fangio in a Saab SPG?
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    Peter Peter Hughes as Fangio. Click above to watch the music video after the jump.
    An entire concept album born from a 23-year-old song imagining Juan Manuel Fangio piloting a Saab SPG through the Andes on a mission to assassinate former Chilean dictator Augusto Pinochet? The plot sounds like ...

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    New Saab owners to commune with the faithful in... Aurora, Ohio?
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    Saab: A History in Pictures – Click above for high-res image gallery
    Sure enough, fans of the Dutch-owned Swedish manufacturer will descend on Aurora to participate in this year's 2010 Saab Owner's Convention. Why Aurora, Ohio? Because 30 years ago, that was where Saab took the checkered at ...

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    Rally legend Per Eklund to enter Nürburgring 24 in classic Saab 900 Turbo
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    Hold on to your Dubbelmossas, rally fans. Legendary Swedish rally and rallycross driver Per "Pekka" Eklund is coming back, and he's coming back hard. How hard? A Saab 900 Turbo 16S built to Group A specs.. Sure, it's not diamond tough hard – like this – but we're still impressed. Not ...

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    Rumormill: Next-gen Saab 9-3 to see return of five-door bodystyle?
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    Saab 9-3 Sedan - Click above for high-res image gallery
    Hopefully, and while Spyker's at it they'll bring back the 900 name. Don't count on that last bit, but according to a report by the Dutch site Auto Internationaal, Saab will be bringing back a five-door (as in hatchback) 9-3. To even the ...

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    Saab 900 passes one-million mile mark
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    This isn't exactly new news since it happened back in September, but a search of our archives shows that we didn't cover the fact that in a little over 17 years, traveling salesman Peter Gilbert racked up 1,001,385 miles, a distance equal to 40 times around the Earth, in his 1989 Saab 900 ...

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