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Saab Sold to Spyker

Postby Caramel » Tue Jan 26, 2010 3:35 pm

http://www.worldcarfans.com/110012624225/breaking-gm-reaches-agreement-to-sell-saab-to-spyker

Hope this isn't a repost.
click the link for more info o_o

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Re: Saab Sold to Spyker

Postby Rope-Pusher » Tue Jan 26, 2010 4:37 pm

^Hip, Hip, Hippo!
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Re: Saab Sold to Spyker

Postby LHOswald » Tue Jan 26, 2010 5:33 pm

im just glad they won't die
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Re: Saab Sold to Spyker

Postby RITmusic2k » Tue Jan 26, 2010 7:21 pm

I've been rejoicing the fact all day! Time to make a new desktop image; for the longest time I had the Koenigsegg / Aero X picture on my computer. Need to find a Spyker / Saab mashup pronto!

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Re: Saab Sold to Spyker

Postby watkins » Tue Jan 26, 2010 7:37 pm

I just got the email from Rescue-Saab.com. Very excited
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Re: Saab Sold to Spyker

Postby FDSpirit » Tue Jan 26, 2010 9:41 pm

<-----Likes this. I got the update via Watkins' FB. Need to read the full article later on. Glad to see it didn't die.
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Re: Saab Sold to Spyker

Postby ShiftItDriveIt » Wed Jan 27, 2010 11:36 am

Wonder if this will stop the re badging nonsense (9-7x, 9-2x), well i guess the 9-2x isn't being 'made' any more. My gf has a 9-3, it's ok... nothing great.

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Re: Saab Sold to Spyker

Postby watkins » Wed Jan 27, 2010 4:32 pm

What generation of 9-3? That makes a huge difference as to whether its a surprisingly fantastic car or a pile of crap.
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Re: Saab Sold to Spyker

Postby ShiftItDriveIt » Thu Jan 28, 2010 12:21 am

watkins wrote:What generation of 9-3? That makes a huge difference as to whether its a surprisingly fantastic car or a pile of crap.


it's a 2006 9-3, don't know much about saabs, just don't like this one that much. And since it has an automatic my opinion is negative right out of the gate. The overall feel of the car is a little mushy, it feels bigger than it is (in a bad way).

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Re: Saab Sold to Spyker

Postby watkins » Thu Jan 28, 2010 12:34 am

Right in the heart of GM-ness. Good 9-3s ended in '02 with the last of the first generation
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Re: Saab Sold to Spyker

Postby Cm452 » Wed Mar 03, 2010 8:05 pm

BTW when'd you get a viggen watkins? Last time checked you had a vert or something??? Nice catch!
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Re: Saab Sold to Spyker

Postby watkins » Wed Mar 03, 2010 10:11 pm

Picked it up the beginning of July last year. Just before the SS meet.
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