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The Saabs of my childhood and beyond

I was born in a Sweden of the 1970s, and that means to a world that looked really different from what it looks like today. It was “Folkhem” (“people’s home”, http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Folkhemmet) and Cold War and Sweden had become rich on … Continue reading

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Saab 9000 turning 30!

The year was 1984 and our second Swedish car manufacturer was about to release an all new model, something extremely rare and when it actually happened would involve the whole nation. The tiny Swedish family car brand was undoubtedly a … Continue reading

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