Saab 9-4x deliveries beginning in the United States

I thought it might be good to bring back some Saab 9-4x review summaries on the front page of this website. The reason for this is a quote from Tim Colbeck, COO of Saab Cars North America, who appeared on Autoline After Hours last week. He stated the following during the interview: “Around 5:30 today, the first 9-4x’s were shipped from the factory at Ramos, where they’re produced. So they’ll hit dealerships by the end of the month.” That means there are some very exciting times ahead for Saab and a for a number of future Saab 9-4x owners. Your […]

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Saab’s US chief Tim Colbeck appears on Autoline After Hours

UPDATE: The show is now finished. You can view a replay below or at Autoline’s site. You can also check the Inside Saab twitter feed to read the live coverage. —— Autoline is a motoring news service headed up by John McElroy out of Detroit, Michigan. Autoline After Hours is the Autoline equivalent to MTV Unplugged, with a more casual atmosphere and a focus on detailed questions to the special guest. The show also takes in questions from viewers and right now, AAH has opened the door for Saab fans to ask questions of Saab’s new US chief, Tim Colbeck. […]

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Saabosphere – links we enjoyed this week

Let’s be honest. It’s a tough week to be writing about enjoyable links. But there are some good stories out there, so let’s take a look at them before I head off to the airport to return back to Saab HQ in Trollhattan. —— Mille Miglia is on right now and there are three Saab 93A’s entered in the event. You can view photos and commentary about the restoration of one of those cars right here at Inside Saab. We’ll have a full review of the event when it’s over and done, but if you want some real-time updates on […]

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Press: Saab Cars North America Appoints New President and Chief Operating Officer

Trollhättan, Sweden: Saab Cars North America today announced the appointment of a new president and chief operating officer, Mr. Timothy Colbeck. The announcement comes as Saab is embarked on its biggest-ever product offensive with four all-new products since 2010 – the all-new Saab 9-5 Sedan, Saab’s first crossover, the 9-4X, the 9-5 SportCombi and the 9-3 Griffin range. Effective Monday, May 9, Mr. Colbeck will oversee Saab’s largest market, North America. He will report directly to Saab Automobile Vice President and Head of Global Sales & Aftersales, Matthias Seidl and the Saab Cars North America Board of Directors. Mr. Colbeck […]

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