02 first Saab aSaab started off building aircraft, but the market for fighter planes dried up at the end of the Second World War. So the Swedish aircraft maker asked its designers to come up with alternate products to keep the factory humming. One design team came up with Saab’s first car and, being aircraft designers, had developed a body that was as aerodynamic as possible. Another reason it was unique and radical was maybe because only two team members had driver’s licences.

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Posted January 2020

 

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