SAAB design studios got a major pat on their backs at the Geneva Motor Show when they accepted the Best Concept award for 9-X BioHybrid.

And the Best Concept Award goes to…(drum roll) SAAB 9-X BioHybrid (clap clap clap)! GM’s latest SAAB concept has been named as such at the Geneva Motor Show.

“We are thrilled that our work has been recognised with this prestigious award,” said Anthony Lo, Director of Advanced Design t GM Europe. “The 9-X BioHybrid is a vision of what a future compact car from SAAB could look like. It is designed to reflect the priorities of youthful customers who seek progressive looks, responsible performance and high-tech communications, all in a sporty, fun-to-drive package.”

The 9-X BioHybrid uses a 1.4-litre BioPower turbo engine with a next-generation hybrid system that produces some 147kW.

Saab 9-X BioHybrid Voted Best Concept at the Geneva Motor Show