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2003 Saturn VUE Comparisons

Base Sport Utility

General Pricing

Resale Value $19,785.00 $20,799.00 $19,587.00
Destination $575.00 $520.00 $595.00

Engines & Power

Standard Engine 2.2L I4 2.5L V6 2.4L I4
Horsepower 143 @ 5400 RPM 165 @ 6500 RPM 140 @ 5000 RPM
Torque 152 @ 4000 RPM 162 @ 4000 RPM 157 @ 2500 RPM
Valves 4 4 4
Displacement (cc) 2198 2491 2351
Bore X Stroke (in.) 3.4 X 3.7 3.3 X 3.0 3.4 X 3.9
Compression Ratio 10:1 9.5:1 9:1

Fuel Economy

City (mpg) 21 18 21
Highway (mpg) 26 20 26

Exterior Dimensions & Weight

Curb Weight - Automatic (lb.) 3340.0 3163.6 3240.8
Wheelbase (in.) 106.6 97.6 103.3
Length (in.) 181.3 164.5 179.1
Width (in.) 71.6 70.1 68.9
Height (in.) 66.4 67.8 66.3
Track Front (in.) 61.0 59.1 58.9
Track Rear (in.) 61.0 59.1 59.3
Ground Clearance (in.) 8.0 7.5 8.3

Interior Dimensions

Standard Seating 5 5 5
Front Headroom (in.) 40.4 39.9 38.9
Rear Headroom (in.) 40.3 39.6 38.2
Front Legroom (in.) 41.2 41.4 42.3
Rear Legroom (in.) 36.8 30.6 35.5
Front Shoulder Room (in.) 55.4 52.8 56.1
Rear Shoulder Room (in.) 55.3 52.6 54.4
Front Hip Room (in.) 51.6 50.7 51.5
Rear Hip Room (in.) 52.7 46.8 51.8

Payload & Towing

Passenger Volumn (cu. ft.) 99.8 106.3 96.1

Steering, Suspension & Brakes

Front Suspension strut strut strut
Rear Suspension trailing beam multi-link
Tires 235/65R16 235/60R16 225/60R16

Anti-Theft & Locks

Power Door Locks Std. Std. Std.

Braking & Traction

4 Wheel Drive / All Wheel Drive 4x4 wheel drive 4x4 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 Yes 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 Std. Std.
Tilt Steering Yes Yes Yes
Telescopic Steering Column N/A N/A N/A

Heating, Ventilation & Air Conditioning

Air Conditioning Std. Std. 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 Std. Std.

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