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2004 Saturn ION Comparisons

1 Sedan

General Pricing

Resale Value $11,410.00 $11,685.00 $13,499.00
Destination $565.00 $515.00 $545.00

Engines & Power

Standard Engine 2.2L I4 1.5L I4 2.3L I4
Horsepower 140 @ 5800 RPM 108 @ 6000 RPM 155 @ 5400 RPM
Torque 145 @ 4400 RPM 105 @ 4200 RPM 152 @ 3000 RPM
Valves 4 4 4
Displacement (cc) 2189 1497 2294
Bore X Stroke (in.) 3.4 X 3.7 3.0 X 3.3 3.5 X 3.5
Compression Ratio 10:1 10.5:1 9.3:1

Fuel Economy

City (mpg) 23 33 25
Highway (mpg) 32 39 31

Exterior Dimensions & Weight

Curb Weight - Automatic (lb.) 2766.8 2105.4 2676.4
Wheelbase (in.) 103.2 93.3 97.6
Length (in.) 184.5 164.8 171.3
Width (in.) 67.2 65.4 67.7
Height (in.) 57.4 59.4 60.8
Track Front (in.) 58.8 56.9 57.1
Track Rear (in.) 58.4 55.9 56.9
Ground Clearance (in.) N/A N/A N/A

Interior Dimensions

Standard Seating 5 5 5
Front Headroom (in.) 40.0 39.9 40.6
Rear Headroom (in.) 37.0 37.6 37.6
Front Legroom (in.) 42.2 41.1 41.4
Rear Legroom (in.) 33.3 35.2 36.0
Front Shoulder Room (in.) 53.7 51.9 53.7
Rear Shoulder Room (in.) 52.8 50.7 52.9
Front Hip Room (in.) 49.5 51.1 48.8
Rear Hip Room (in.) 49.6 51.0 49.7

Payload & Towing

Passenger Volumn (cu. ft.) 93.0 87.4 90.1

Steering, Suspension & Brakes

Front Suspension strut strut strut
Rear Suspension torsion torsion strut
Tires 185/70R14 175/65R14 185/65R14

Anti-Theft & Locks

Power Door Locks N/A N/A N/A

Braking & Traction

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

Entertainment, Communication & Navigation

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

Interior

Cruise Control N/A N/A N/A
Tilt Steering Yes Yes Yes
Telescopic Steering Column N/A N/A N/A

Heating, Ventilation & Air Conditioning

Air Conditioning N/A N/A Std.

Safety

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

Seats

Driver Multi-Adjustable Power Seat N/A N/A N/A

Roof

Sunroof / Moonroof N/A N/A N/A

Windows, Mirrors & Wipers

Power Windows N/A N/A Std.

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