2008 Saab 9-5 Pricing, Specs & Reviews

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$37,685-$40,070
$35,612-$37,866
17 /CITY / 27 /HWY
Overall Quality
Overall Performance and Design
Predicted Reliability
Available Trims for the 2008 Saab 9-5
Transmission MSRP Engine City/Hwy MPG
Name 4dr Sdn Transmission Manual MSRP 37685.00 Engine 2.3L/140 City/Hwy MPG 18/28
Name Aero (4dr Sdn) Transmission Manual MSRP 38705.00 Engine 2.3L/140 City/Hwy MPG 18/28
Name SportCombi (4dr Wgn) Transmission Manual MSRP 38955.00 Engine 2.3L/140 City/Hwy MPG 18/28
Name SportCombi Aero (4dr Wgn) Transmission Manual MSRP 40070.00 Engine 2.3L/140 City/Hwy MPG 18/28

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INTERIOR
  • Seats, front leather-appointed sport buckets
  • Seat trim, leather-appointed sport upholstery
  • Seat adjuster, driver power
  • Seat adjuster, driver 2-way lumbar
  • Seat, driver's side 3-position memory includes outside mirrors
  • Seat adjuster, front passenger power
  • Seats, heated front and rear
  • Seat, rear split-folding with pass through opening, armrest and dual cupholders
  • Head restraints, rear outboard
  • Console, floor, with armrest
  • Power outlet, 12-volt in the center console
  • Floor mats, carpeted front and rear
  • Steering column, adjustable tilt/telescoping
  • Steering wheel, sport, perforated leather-wrapped
  • Steering wheel, mounted audio controls
  • Instrumentation, analog includes speedometer, tachometer, boost gauge, fuel level, engine temperature and digital odometer with trip meter
  • Driver Information Center includes trip computer, outside temperature, fuel consumption, distance to empty, average speed, speed warning and driver warning messages
  • Windows, power includes driver and front passenger express-down
  • Lock control, central with remote keyless entry
  • Remote Keyless Entry
  • Universal Home Remote includes garage door opener, 3-channel programmable
  • Cruise control, electronic with set and resume speed
  • Antenna, combined OnStar/XM Satellite Radio
  • Antenna, rear glass integral, diversity
  • Air conditioning, dual-zone automatic climate control with individual temperature setting for front passengers and rear seat air outlets
  • Air filter, cabin
  • Defogger, rear-window, electric
  • Glovebox, cooled and illuminated, lockable
  • Cup holder, front folding in instrument panel
  • Trim, Dark Walnut, instrument panel and doors
  • Mirror, inside rearview auto-dimming with compass
  • Assist handles, overhead for outer seating positions includes jacket hook on rear handles
  • Visors, driver and front passenger with illuminated vanity mirrors
  • Lighting, interior with delay off feature includes overhead map, footwell, puddle lamps and remote halo lighting
  • Lighting, interior with rear reading
  • Lighting, 'Night Panel' function
  • Trunk illumination
  • Storage pockets, in front seat cushions ("Kangaroo Pockets")
  • Cargo anchorage loops, in the trunk
  • Seat trim, leather-appointed two-tone upholstery
  • Trim, metallic finish, instrument panel and doors
  • Headrest, rear center
  • Seat, rear split-folding with armrest and dual cupholders
EXTERIOR
  • Tires, P235/45VR17 all-season, blackwall
  • Wheels, 17" x 7.5" (43.2 cm x 19.1 cm) twin 5-spoke, alloy
  • Wheel and tire, spare, compact
  • Moonroof, power slide/tilt
  • Moldings, bodyside, color-matched and protective
  • Moldings, body-color rocker sill
  • Headlamps, halogen with delay ("Follow-Me-Home") function
  • Headlamp washers, high-pressure
  • Fog lamps, front integral
  • Fog lamp, rear
  • Turn signals, side-mounted indicator lamps
  • Glass, tinted and heat absorbent
  • Mirrors, outside heated power-adjustable
  • Wipers, front rain-sensing, intermittent
  • Windshield washers, 6-jet, high pressure
  • Door handles, body-color
  • Wheels, 17" x 7.5" (43.2 cm x 19.1 cm) 5-spoke High Split alloy
  • Roof rails, Black
  • Wiper, rear
  • Roof rails, matte chrome
MECHANICAL
  • Engine, 2.3L DOHC MPFI 4-cylinder, turbocharged (260 HP [193.9 Kw] @ 5300 rpm, 258 lb. ft. [348.3 Nm] 1900-4000 rpm)
  • Transmission, automatic, Sentronic with manual shift mode (includes 5-speed Sentronic automatic transmission)
  • Front wheel drive
  • Battery, maintenance free, 70AH
  • Alternator, 140 amps
  • Suspension, front, MacPherson strut type with lower wishbone, coil springs, twin-pipe gas shock absorbers, stabilizer bars and integrated wheel bearings
  • Suspension, rear independent, multilink with inner and outer stabilizer bars, coil springs and gas shock absorbers
  • Steering, power assisted rack and pinion
  • Brakes, 4-wheel disc with ventilated front
  • Exhaust, bright finish tailpipe
  • Chassis, lowered, sport-tuned
PACKAGE
    SAFETY
    • Traction control system (TCS)
    • Electronic Stability Program (ESP)
    • Brakes, 4-wheel antilock
    • Brakes, Electronic Brake-Force Distribution (EBD)
    • Daytime running lamps
    • Head restraints, active, front seats
    • OnStar, 1-year of Safe and Sound service. Includes Automatic Notification of Air Bag Deployment, Emergency Services, Stolen Vehicle Location Assistance, Roadside Assistance, Accident Assist and Remote Horn and Lights. Also featuring Hands-Free Calling (OnStar services require vehicle electrical system (including battery), wireless service and GPS satellite signals to be available and operating for features to function properly. OnStar acts as a link to existing emergency service providers. Stolen Vehicle Location Assistance and Remote Door Unlock success varies with conditions. OnStar Vehicle Diagnostics available on most 2004 MY and newer GM vehicles. Diagnostic capability varies by model. Visit onstar.com or call 1-888-466-7827 for system limitations and d
    • Theft-deterrent alarm system, theft alarm with engine immobilizer
    • Air bags, frontal, driver and right-front passenger with Passenger Sensing System (Always use safety belts and the correct child restraints for your child's age and size. Even in vehicles equipped with air bags and the Passenger Sensing System, children are safer when properly secured in a rear seat. Never place a rear-facing infant restraint in the front seat of any vehicle equipped with an active frontal air bag. See the vehicle's Owner's Manual and child safety seat instructions for more safety information.)
    • Air bags, side head/thorax for front seats (Head/thorax side air bags are designed to help reduce the risk of head and neck injuries to front seat occupants on the near side of certain side-impact collisions. Always use safety belts and correct child restraints for your child's age and size. Even in vehicles equipped with air bags and the Passenger Sensing System, children are safer when properly secured in a rear seat. Never place a rear-facing infant restraint in the front seat of any vehicle equipped with an active frontal air bag. See the vehicle's Owner's Manual and child safety seat instructions for more safety information.)
    • Safety belts, 3-point, front outboard
    • Safety belts, 3-point, rear, all seating positions
    • Child Safety Locks, rear doors
    • LATCH system (Lower Anchors and Top tethers for CHildren), for child safety seats
    • Trunk emergency release handle
    • Side impact protection, pendulum B-pillar structure
    ENTERTAINMENT
    • Audio system, AM/FM stereo with 6-disc in-dash CD changer, seek-and-scan, digital clock, auto-tone control, speed-compensated volume, Theftlock and auxiliary input
    • Audio system feature, Harman-kardon tuned 9-speaker system, 200 watts
    • XM Satellite Radio. With a wide variety of programming, XM has something to excite any driver. Whether you want to be entertained or informed, to laugh, think, or sing, XM has the perfect channel for you - coast-to-coast, and in digital-quality sound. 3 trial months - no obligation (Available in the 48 contiguous United States. Required $12.95 monthly subscription sold separately after 3 trial months. All fees and programming subject to change. Subscription subject to customer agreement. For more information, visit gm.xmradio.com. Deleted when (U3U) AM/FM stereo with MP3 compatible CD player and DVD based navigation is ordered.)
    • Audio system feature, Harman-kardon tuned 8-speaker system, 200 watts

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