Former Saab importer and distributor Beherman Group for Belgium and the Netherlands put up their Saab collection for auction in 2014. After the Saab Automobile bankruptcy in 2011, Beherman continued to sell and distribute as part of Saab Parts AB.
These auctions were executed by British auction house Bonhams. Bonhams is one of the world’s oldest and largest auctioneers of fine arts and antiques, according to their website. They have locations all over the world and these Saabs were part of a large automotive auction in Paris on February 6th, 2014.
1953 SAAB 92B De Luxe Saloon
Chassis no. 06941
Estimate: €10,000 – 15,000 – Sold for: €9,000
Currently owned by the former SAAB importer for Belgium, this 92B saloon has been off the road in storage for the last 20-plus years and is presented in non-running condition, in need of re-commissioning/restoration. A total of 58,652 kilometres is currently displayed on the odometer. Accompanying documentation consists of a 1979 purchase invoice from Saab Automobile AB, assorted correspondence dating from the 1980s, and two period photographs.
La type 93 vendue ici faisait précédemment partie d’une collection privée appartenant à un passionné d’un certain âge d’Alicante, en Espagne, qui l’a vendue vers 2008. Actuellement propriété de l’ancien importateur Saab en Belgique, la voiture a besoin d’une restauration mécanique avant de reprendre la route. La documentation fournie comprend des lettres, la facture de vente, des factures d’entretien, des coupures de presse et des papiers d’immatriculation espagnols.