LA MALBAIE, Que., Canada – The Linear and Arc nomenclature used for Saab Automobile's vehicles will be eliminated beginning with the '06 models. Another Saab classification, Aero, will be retained in some instances. Saab 9-7X The General Motors Corp.-owned auto maker is dropping the Linear and Arc labels because they are used erratically. Linear generally refers to the entry-level model, while Arc denotes the sportier model equipped with higher horsepower. The currently random ...

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