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Essays: Why we love the… Saab 900 Turbo

Essays: Why we love the… Saab 900 Turbo

Another personal insight to those cars that tickle the fancy and stimulate the soul. Mike Humble tells us why the Saab 900 seems so right when so much of it seemed to be so wrong… Whoosh-whistle, whoosh-whistle This week at work, my colleagues and I were talking about our fantasy garage in great depth as […]

Chrysler Horizon : Finnish Horizons

Would you believe Lada Samaras, Porsche Boxsters, Saab 96s, Talbot Horizons and Talbot 1501s all being built by the same company under the same roof? Believe it or not this is what has been happening at different times since 1969 in the Finnish Valmet Automotive plant complex situated in Uusikaupunki (pronounced oo-see-cow-punky) on the south-west […]