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MorticusPosted - 30 Jul 2010 : 15:27:01
Haven't seen a V4 by chance for years, then two this month. A poison green 96 on the A1 heading north near Dunbar today, and a blue 95 heading south on the M1 near Sheffield on the 14th.

Sadly, I wasn't in a Saab either time!
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andydeans3Posted - 09 Jun 2021 : 22:39:32
I have seen a 96, on the road by sheer chance, on two occasions, one was very close to my home a couple of years ago, a Dutch, (or maybe Danish), registered 95, and one was a 96 in Sweden in 2015.

1978 LHD SAAB 96
1978 MGB Roadster
2008 LHD "Classic" Renault Twingo
1991 Nissan Figaro
deggsiePosted - 09 Jun 2021 : 12:27:39
A recent release ...

Saab - beyond the conventional !
mellePosted - 08 Jun 2021 : 16:20:05
Not a V4, but when I cycled up Winsley Hill (B3108) near Bath earlier this afternoon I was overtaken by a faded light blue two stroke 96 with a rusty rear bumper and a few (rally?) stickers. Not seen it before and wonder who it was.
72sonett3Posted - 10 Jan 2019 : 09:56:08
Originally posted by Dirtbiker
Spotted this magazine in a textiles shop in Palma, Mallorca.

This is their website
with some more Saab pics:

BTW, there are some more Saabs on Mallorca, even a Sonett II.

'72 97
'77 96L conv.
'79 96GL (LPG)
'83 900i (LPG)
'95 900SE conv.
'99 9-3T
BritishfoxyPosted - 10 Jan 2019 : 00:06:41
Hi everyone i have been on the site almost a whole year and well yep totally forgot to post that i was even here

but yes i am still here
with my 1971 saab 96 called vixy

DirtbikerPosted - 03 Jan 2019 : 10:06:51
Spotted this magazine in a textiles shop in Palma, Mallorca.

No chance of SAAB jobs this week as came out to Palma for Christmas and ended up staying longer than planned. Havent seen any real SAABs out here, not many classic cars in general really though there are lots of cool motorbikes.
UK_SubPosted - 27 Dec 2018 : 09:01:36
Spotted a mid blue K-reg 95 on the M25 last night (about 10pm), heading North towards Heathrow - it looked in great condition!
mellePosted - 09 Nov 2018 : 09:49:21
Take it easy!
pchristyPosted - 09 Nov 2018 : 09:48:40
Hi Melle! Yes, just picked it up this morning! Will reply in detail later - suffering from a dreadful lurgy at the moment...!

"Duct tape is like the Force: It has a light side and a dark side, and it binds the Universe together!"
mellePosted - 09 Nov 2018 : 09:46:37

PS: Pete, did you get the email I sent you yesterday?
pchristyPosted - 09 Nov 2018 : 09:37:42
BTW, was watching "Crocodile Dundee 2" the other night, and there is a 96 in the middle of the convoy that sets off on the mission to rescue the girl from the drug baron's mansion!

"Duct tape is like the Force: It has a light side and a dark side, and it binds the Universe together!"
greg124Posted - 02 Nov 2018 : 00:14:48
I was too busy admiring the RO80....

UK_SubPosted - 01 Nov 2018 : 16:50:10
Just had a quick search and the 'German' scenes were apparently shot in the Czech republic - Saab's must be even rarer there? And the NSU Ro80 they're driving must be even rarer...
72sonett3Posted - 01 Nov 2018 : 15:40:08
Well spotted!
It is already on Youtube:

That scene is set in 1970s Bad Godesberg, a suburb of Bonn, Germany. I doubt if there were many 96s in Germany in that time, there *never* were many Saabs in Germany...

'72 97
'77 96L conv.
'79 96GL (LPG)
'83 900i (LPG)
'95 900SE conv.
'99 9-3T
UK_SubPosted - 01 Nov 2018 : 14:43:25
Not exactly 'on the road' but did anyone spot the 96 in the background of the new series 'Little Drummer Girl' about 2mins in...

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