Saturday, November 26, 2011

Black Olga: Saab 93B

Many years ago, we took possession of a rusty little shell of a Saab 93B, we called Black Olga. The bottom 4-inches of the doors and fenders were more dust than metal, so Jack sketched up some ideas for a chopped and channeled street rod:

Of course it had a hot rod V4 engine:

Fast Freddy Hood Details (1969 Saab Sonett V4 Race Car)

When Fast Freddy got a winter's worth of work, one of the jobs was to lighten the hood, build a front valance with a wing for added downforce, and keep the tilting option for ease of access. Here are some of Jack's sketches: