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For 2008, Saturn has retired the second-generation, facelifted Vue five-seat crossover vehicle and replaced it with an all-new vehicle that...

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XE Sport Utility

General Pricing

Resale Value $24,370.00 $24,495.00 $24,475.00
Destination $625.00 $750.00 $695.00

Engines & Power

Standard Engine 3.5L V6 3.3L V6 3.0L V6
Horsepower 222 @ 5900 RPM 242 @ 6000 RPM 200 @ 6000 RPM
Torque 219 @ 3200 RPM 226 @ 4500 RPM 193 @ 4850 RPM
Valves 2 4 4
Displacement (cc) 3510 3342 2967
Bore X Stroke (in.) 3.9 X 3.0 3.6 X 3.3 3.5 X 3.1
Compression Ratio 9.8:1 10.4:1 10:1

Fuel Economy

City (mpg) 15 17 18
Highway (mpg) 22 24 24

Exterior Dimensions & Weight

Curb Weight - Automatic (lb.) 4325.5 3847.1 3549.4
Wheelbase (in.) 106.6 106.3 103.1
Length (in.) 180.1 184.1 175.5
Width (in.) 72.8 74.4 71.1
Height (in.) 67.0 67.9 70.0
Track Front (in.) 61.4 63.6 61.1
Track Rear (in.) 61.8 63.8 60.4
Ground Clearance (in.) 7.8 8.1 8.1

Interior Dimensions

Standard Seating 5 5 5
Front Headroom (in.) 40.2 40.2 39.3
Rear Headroom (in.) 39.3 39.6 37.5
Front Legroom (in.) 40.7 42.6 41.6
Rear Legroom (in.) 36.9 36.8 35.6
Front Shoulder Room (in.) 56.0 59.5 56.5
Rear Shoulder Room (in.) 55.9 58.6 55.9
Front Hip Room (in.) 52.6 55.8 53.4
Rear Hip Room (in.) 52.9 55.0 49.1

Payload & Towing

Passenger Volumn (cu. ft.) N/A N/A N/A

Steering, Suspension & Brakes

Front Suspension strut strut strut
Rear Suspension trailing multi-link trailing
Tires 235/65R16 235/60R18 235/70R16

Anti-Theft & Locks

Power Door Locks Std. Std. Std.

Braking & Traction

4 Wheel Drive / All Wheel Drive 4x4 wheel drive front wheel drive front wheel drive
ABS Brakes (2 or 4 Wheel) N/A Std. N/A
Limited Slip Differential or Axle N/A N/A N/A
Vehicle Stability Control System Std. Std. Std.

Entertainment, Communication & Navigation

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

Interior

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

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 N/A N/A Yes

Roof

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

Windows, Mirrors & Wipers

Power Windows Std. Std. Std.

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