Time has not changed my view on this car one bit. That is no Saab. More akin to the 9-7x which although bearing the name Saab also was no Saab. A badge does not a Saab make.
There is some truth in that. As no Saab cars based on that design language hit the road it is difficult to relate it to the Saab history, but is a car that represent a part of the Saab history, although not the most successful one.
The 9-7x or the 9-2x on the other side where simply re-badge exercises from GM, a completely different thing.
Must admit it never did that much for me – some great touches but not a huge fan of the overall language, seems a vast departure from Scandinavian design thinking.. But not having seen it in the metal, it’s hard to be too critical. I suspect it is much much smaller than it looks.
But you also have to admit, it is very, very striking, and very i…[Läs mer]