Saab, Svenska Aeroplan Aktiebolaget (SAAB) - Swedish company, which is engaged in production of trucks and cars. The headquarters of the company is in the Swedish town of Trollhättan. Currently the firm belongs to the concern "General Motors."
The company was founded in 1937. First it was producing military aircraft. But after the end of World War II military aircraft orders fell sharply. It was decided to realigning the company. In autumn 1945 the company started to develop mikrolitrajnogo car. The first model of the Saab-92 appeared in 1949. It was established by the time enough perfect aerodynamic body. The car was front wheel drive.
In 1952 he was made a significant improvement in the appearance of the machine. This model has been designated as "92B." In 1955, a new model of "93". It was installed two-stroke three-cylinder engine. The suspension springs were replaced by machines torsion. To export the car was designed by Saab-750GT. In 1959, the public was a model "95". About a year later appeared "Saab 96". He was of the same type as the model "95", but the body design was much more modern. Based on this model we developed several options for sports cars. They brought us glory in motorsports. These cars have won the competition for the Cup of the British Automobile Club in 1960, 1961 and 1962 and in the Monte Carlo Rally in 1962 and 1963.
Since the mid 50s, the company is gradually implementing a program for the production of sports cars. The first such car was the Sonett Super Sport. It was established body - the coupe. In 1966 he was presented "Sonett II". It was established body of fiberglass. However, the automotive market, this model recognition has not received. The same fate befell the model "Sonnet-1I.