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Saab to be saved by mystery Swedish electric car company

The all-but-lifeless corpse of Saab continues to stagger forward in hopes of finding a juicy investor to sink its teeth into. Autocar reports that National Electric Vehicle Sweden is currently close to buying the brand's remaining assets. The freshly minted electric car consortium is helmed by none other than Karl-Erling Trogen, the former head of Volvo Trucks. Beyond that, few details

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More people interested in buying a Saab after bankruptcy

We never heard about buyers of other ex-General Motors brands – Pontiac, Saturn and Hummer – taking to their keyboards to research new rides when the lowered boom crushed them all. Even though they would have been warrantied and supported by a still-living GM.

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Saab cars headed to crusher, Trollhättan museum selling off 120 cars

The future hopes of Saab seem to have been crushed under the weight of insolvency, and that's going to translate into reality as about 100 Saab cars lingering on the production lines are cubed up into scrap metal croutons. Unconfirmed rumors suggest that the vehicular carnage will ensue over the next 48 hours as the death rattle from Trollhättan gets ever louder.

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GM moves to sever ties with Saab over Chinese owner concerns

Spitting out the equivalent of "No soup for you," General Motors has made stronger noises about shutting Saab off from its technology and component pipeline and the new 9-4X, due to the Swedish company's proposed takeover by Chinese firms Pang Da and Youngman. While the

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Saab 9-4X production underway, only Saab currently being built

2011 Saab 9-4X – Click above for high-res image gallery

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2011 Saab 9-4X

Against The Odds, Saab's First Crossover Comes Good

2012 Saab 9-4X priced from $34,205*

2012 Saab 9-4X – Click above for high-res image gallery

LA 2010: Saab 9-4X is another glimpse of good fortune for Trollhättan [w/video]

LA 2010: 2012 Saab 9-4X – Click above for high-res image gallery

Spy Shots: Saab 9-4X leaks out ahead of production debut

Saab 9-4X spy shots – Click above for high-res image gallery

Charting out Saab's upcoming model lineup

There are many folks who've wanted big things from Saab, including this blogger, but we never seemed to get them. The company sold 93,220 cars in 2008, a drop of more than 25% from the previous year, and getting sucked into this year's General Motors saga hasn't exactly helped to create any believers in Saab's return to form.

Saab 9-5 semi-revealed under form fitting cover

Saab seems to be eking out as much exposure as possible from its upcoming 9-5 sedan and wagon. The Swedish automaker has reportedly flown a number of European journalists to the Saab museum in its home town of Trollhattan, where what appears to be production-ready versions of the new 9-5 in wagon form were covered up with nothing but thin, somewhat translucent covers.

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