The trend towards an electric car following, presented the Swedish manufacturer Saab, the Saab 9-3 ePower to the 2010 Paris Motor Show their version of an electrified combination before. Thus, the repertoire of available electric vehicles increases, in addition to the small car Peugeot iOn, Mitsubishi i-MiEV or the Tesla Roadster sports car to a full wagon. The Saab 9-3 ePower is produced in the guise of the SportCombi Sweden and is inferior to his brother with a combustion engine in terms of dynamics in nothing. This is possible from a 184 hp electric motor which is powered by lithium-ion batteries from the subsoil. So shall the Saab 9-3 ePower in just 8.5 seconds sprint to 100 km and a maximum top speed (electronically limited) of 150 km / h. Depending on the speed and driving to use can be accomplished with the Saab 9-3 ePower has a range from 170 to 200 kilometers without recharging the Batterein. For trips in urban areas or to and from work completely sufficient. Auc h the low charging time of the batteries of the Saab 9-3 ePower, which is between 3 and 6 hours, makes the dynamics of this combination.