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2009 Saab 9-3 Comparisons

2.0T Sedan

General Pricing

Resale Value $30,360.00 $32,145.00 $38,860.00
Destination $775.00 $750.00 $825.00

Engines & Power

Standard Engine 2.0L I4 3.5L V6 3.6L V6
Horsepower 207 @ 5300 RPM 268 @ 6200 RPM 304 @ 6400 RPM
Torque 221 @ 2500 RPM 248 @ 4700 RPM 273 @ 5200 RPM
Valves 4 4 4
Displacement (cc) 1998 3456 3564
Bore X Stroke (in.) 3.4 X 3.4 3.7 X 3.3 3.7 X 3.4
Compression Ratio 9.5:1 10.8:1 11.3:1

Fuel Economy

City (mpg) 19 19 17
Highway (mpg) 29 28 26

Exterior Dimensions & Weight

Curb Weight - Automatic (lb.) 3221.0 3569.3 3873.5
Wheelbase (in.) 105.3 111.0 113.4
Length (in.) 182.5 197.2 191.6
Width (in.) 69.0 72.8 72.5
Height (in.) 56.4 58.5 58.0
Track Front (in.) 59.9 62.2 61.8
Track Rear (in.) 59.3 61.6 62.0
Ground Clearance (in.) N/A N/A N/A

Interior Dimensions

Standard Seating 5 5 5
Front Headroom (in.) 38.9 38.9 38.8
Rear Headroom (in.) 37.0 37.5 37.2
Front Legroom (in.) 42.3 41.3 42.4
Rear Legroom (in.) 35.1 40.9 35.9
Front Shoulder Room (in.) 56.3 59.4 56.7
Rear Shoulder Room (in.) 55.1 58.2 54.7
Front Hip Room (in.) N/A 55.8 55.1
Rear Hip Room (in.) N/A 56.2 54.1

Payload & Towing

Passenger Volumn (cu. ft.) 93.4 106.9 98.0

Steering, Suspension & Brakes

Front Suspension strut strut wishbone
Rear Suspension multi-link multi-link multi-link
Tires 215/55R16 215/55R17 235/55R17

Anti-Theft & Locks

Power Door Locks Std. Std. Std.

Braking & Traction

4 Wheel Drive / All Wheel Drive front wheel drive front wheel drive rear wheel drive
ABS Brakes (2 or 4 Wheel) Std. Std. Std.
Limited Slip Differential or Axle N/A N/A N/A
Vehicle Stability Control System Std. Std. Std.

Entertainment, Communication & Navigation

Radio satellite AM/FM satellite
Cassette Player N/A N/A N/A
CD Player Yes N/A Yes
CD Changer N/A Yes N/A
DVD Player N/A N/A N/A
Navigation Aid N/A N/A Std.

Interior

Cruise Control Std. Std. Std.
Tilt Steering Yes Yes Yes
Telescopic Steering Column Yes Yes Yes

Heating, Ventilation & Air Conditioning

Air Conditioning Std. Std. Std.

Safety

Driver Airbag Std. Std. Std.
Front Side Airbag Std. Std. Std.
Passenger Side Airbag Std. Std. Std.
Rear Side Airbag N/A N/A N/A

Seats

Driver Multi-Adjustable Power Seat Yes Yes Yes

Roof

Sunroof / Moonroof N/A Std. N/A

Windows, Mirrors & Wipers

Power Windows Std. Std. Std.

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