By Chrissie Thompson, Automotive News
Detroit, Michigan — Dutch sports car maker Spyker Cars NV today reached a tentative agreement to buy Saab from General Motors Co., saving the Swedish brand from a shutdown after two decades of GM control.
The purchase will create a new company, called Saab Spyker Automobiles NV. Spyker said it expected the sale to close by Feb. 15.
â€œI want to give credit where credit is due: to the Swedish government and to Spyker Cars for working with us and working creatively,â€ said…