Mr. Victor Muller, founder of Spyker Cars and the recent CEO of Saab before it was forced to go into bankruptcy by GM, will be the featured speaker. He will be addressing the current state of the Saab bankruptcy and his efforts to preserve Spyker and Saab. He will be giving his remarks promptly at 5:30 PM.
Guest of honor for the event will be John Moss, Senior Instructor for Saab, who will share memories of working for Saab for 37 years.
The Saabs on display will include a 1956 Sonett 1, of which only six were produced, a 1996 “Saab Talladega Challenge” 900 model, and a Barber Saab Pro Series open-wheeled racer. Many notable Indy Car drivers such as Juan Pablo Montoya began their racing careers in a Barber Saab. The newest Saab on display will be a 2011 9-5 Aero, which was the ending production of the Saab era.
The Menu for the Event
Baked Swedish Ham
Garlic Roasted Potatoes
Red Beet Salad, Tossed Salad, Cucumber Salad
Beer and Wine
Coffee and Tea
Cost for the Launch Party is $25 per person. Museum Members are eligible for discounted tickets of $20 per person. Tickets to the Launch Party dinner must be purchased in advance by Noon on Thursday, February 21st.
Go HERE to purchase tickets.