Are Saab 900s collectible?

Are Saab 900s collectible?

Assuming you can purchase a Saab 900 for a fair price, and assuming you don’t mind dealing with some transmission issues (900’s are sort of notorious for requiring replacement transmissions), the 900 is good example of a modern collectible. It is relatively rare, not too expensive, and highly unique.

Are Saab 900s reliable?

The car has been very reliable and has done 237,000 plus miles on the same engine. Apart from regular servicing the engine has not been touched. Apart from a few minor rust spots on one rear wing, the bodywork is very good for the year. It stands out in all weathers and never fails to start.

Is the Saab 900s a turbo?

Two turbocharged models were offered: The 900 Turbo had the 8-valve engine, while the Turbo 16 (also Aero) had the 16-valve intercooled unit.

How much is a Saab 900 Turbo?

About the Saab 900

Hatchback Original MSRP/Price Engine
900 3dr Cpe S Turbo Manual $24500 / $23610 4 Cylinder Turbo / 4 Cylinder
900 3dr Cpe S Turbo Manual w/Sunroof $24500 / $23610 4 Cylinder Turbo / 4 Cylinder
900 3dr Cpe SE Turbo Auto $30995 / $27911 4 Cylinder Turbo
900 3dr Cpe SE Turbo Manual $30995 / $27911 4 Cylinder Turbo

Is a Saab 900 a classic car?

It’s a classic. But a genuine daily driver too. The 900 may be a bit narrow by modern standards but the extra length front and back – Saab just tacked on a longer nose and boot to the original 99 structure – means that the popular hatchback is simply massive.

What was the last year for the Saab 900?

Model Year 1993 1993 was the last model year of the Saab that has since become known as the classic 900. The last 900 rolled off the production line on 26 March 1993 – an Imola Red 900 Aero which was driven straight to the Saab Museum in Trollhättan.

Is the Saab 900 a sports car?

The 900 Turbo model made a major leap when Saab introduced the H-series eight-valve turbocharged engine for the 1981 model year, producing a healthy 143 hp and 173 lb-ft of torque—plenty for mid-range passing power. The Saab 900 Turbo performed like a sports car but it was as practical as a family car.

Are all Saabs turbocharged?

Except at Saab. Saab had at least one turbocharged engine in its lineup from 1978 until late 2010, when the company skidded into bankruptcy.

When did Saab start using turbos?

Saab had at least one turbocharged engine in its lineup from 1978 until late 2010, when the company skidded into bankruptcy.

Can you still get parts for a Saab?

People ask where to find certain parts and many don’t even know that there still are plenty of spare parts available for Saab cars (in most cases). While it’s nice to help other Saab owners, and we’re more than happy to do it, there’s some room for some improvement here.

Is Saab a rare car?

The Saab 9-4X is Extremely Rare and Surprisingly Cheap.

Why are Saab engines backwards?

It’s a clever design since the weight overhang at the front balances out the weight of the rest of the car from the front axles back and this helps to maintain traction for the front wheels in all sorts of driving conditions.