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Greek Mod
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Discussion Starter · #1 ·
"******" (1998 Saab 9-5 )


110k and counting

B235 with Wössner forged pistons
Garrett GT3071R .86
630cc Injector
Maptun Individual stage
T5 camshafts
Forge bypass valve
Custom air intake

BSR 3" dp + 2.5" Cat-back

Fuel System
Walbro 255 LPH Fuel Pump

D2-Coilover kit

Zero ZE05 Black 19"
235/35/19 Falken FK452
National Performance grooved front discs
02 Aero 300mm Ventilated rear dics

Stock except boost gauge

Realcar 02-> front bumper
Clear side indicators
Black emblems
Body trims painted to bodycolor

In Car Entertainment
- Alpine CDA-117Ri
- Alpine PXA-H100
- Rainbow SAX 265.20
- Pioneer ts-a6911
- Pioneer ts-w3004spl
- Carpower d-rex D-Rex/1202 + Carpower hpb-1002

365whp & 465nm


890 Posts
Congrats! Beautiful car, obviously lots of customization put into it. :)

2,309 Posts
Looks very nice! cant wait to see the rest of the body done!

Greek Mod
4,294,967,295 Posts
Discussion Starter · #7 ·

How long have you owned this car?
- Since 2005
Is there anything unique about the history of this car?
- No that that i know
Why did you choose this car to purchase?
- It was the best looking in dealerships, and after a short test drive a made the deal
What other cars did you consider?
- VW Passat with v6 and 4wd
What was your objective with this car?
- To make it unique
What tuning style would you describe this car as?
- Hard to say, maybe a mix of german and jdm style
Who helped you build this car?
- My father, and especially Maptun Finland, who tuned the engine
What makes your car special?
- There is no many 9-5s that has some kind of aftermarket bodykit, especially here in Finland
What is your favorite part/feature/function?
- Definitely the engine, it delivers such a nice amount of power without being rough
Who or what inspired the direction of modifications on this car?
What don't you like about this car?
- Right now, i dont like those sideskirts, but that is easily fixed, interior is also little bit boring because it is just grey
What was your biggest obstacle in building this car?
- Lack on money
How did you overcome the issue?
- Working harder
What would you change if you could?
- Lighter wheels and engine need a little bit more power
On a scale of 1 to 10, how satisfied are you with the outcome of this project?
- 8
What would you do to the car if money were no object?
-Make it as light as possible, and make it the fastest 9-5 in the world
Who has been your biggest critic of this project?
What do your family and friends say about this car?
- They like it
What is your most memorable/humorous/embarrassing moment with this car?
- Most memorable moment was when i first took it to a spin with current setup
Has this car competed in any events? Results?
- No it hasnt, i`m planning participating on local speed run on airport
What is your favorite place to drive this car?
- On countryside road with nice bends and fast straights
What is your ideal day with this car?
- Sunny day on a nice road to drive
Who gets to drive this car?
- Me
If you had to name your car, what would you name it?
- ******
What was your previous project?
- VW Passat
What is your next project?
- Hopefully a brand new saab 9-3
What one word best describes your car?
- Unique
Anything else you'd like to share?
-Nothing really

1,453 Posts
nice car!!!

chris your slackin!! we still have mccrowley's OG900 on the front page, and us winner's still haven't gotten are damn icons!
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