Compare 1999 Mercedes-Benz CLK Class vs 1999 Saab 9-3

1999 Mercedes-Benz CLK Class
1999 Saab 9-3
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2-Door Coupe
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
2-Door Coupe 21 29 $35,320 $40,600
2-Door Cabriolet 19 28 $41,060 $47,200
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3-Door HB Manual
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
3-Door HB Automatic 19 25 $24,346 $25,900
3-Door HB Automatic w/Sunroof 19 25 $24,346 $25,900
3-Door HB Manual 20 27 $24,346 $25,900
3-Door HB Manual w/Sunroof 20 27 $24,346 $25,900
5-Door HB Automatic 19 25 $24,578 $26,400
5-Door HB Automatic w/Sunroof 19 25 $24,578 $26,400
5-Door HB Manual 20 27 $24,578 $26,400
5-Door HB Manual w/Sunroof 20 27 $24,578 $26,400
5-Door HB Manual SE 19 27 $29,703 $31,700
5-Door HB Automatic SE 19 27 $30,640 $32,700
3-Door HB Manual Viggen 20 25 $33,620 $37,750
2-Door Convertible Automatic 19 25 $36,610 $39,450
2-Door Convertible Manual 20 27 $36,610 $39,450
2-Door Convertible Manual SE 19 27 $39,899 $42,995
2-Door Convertible Automatic SE 19 25 $40,830 $43,995
Pricing
Invoice Price
$35,320
$24,346
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$40,600
$25,900
Monthly Payment Estimate
$677 / month
$432 / month
The Car Connection's Take
TCC Rating
Fuel Economy
City
21 mpg 20 mpg
Highway
29 mpg 27 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification
Sub-Compact Mid-Size
Interior Dimensions
Front Hip Room (in)
53.7 52.3
Second Leg Room (in)
31.1 34.1
Front Head Room (in)
36.9 39.3
Passenger Volume (ft³)
80.7 89.6
Second Hip Room (in)
45.9 52.6
Front Shoulder Room (in)
52.8 52.4
Second Head Room (in)
35.6 37.9
Passenger Capacity
4 5
Second Shoulder Room (in)
50.4 52.6
Front Leg Room (in)
41.9 42.3
Exterior Dimensions
Track Width, Rear (in)
58.0 56.8
Wheelbase (in)
105.9 102.6
Liftover Height (in)
- TBD - - TBD -
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in)
67.8 67.4
Track Width, Front (in)
59.3 57.2
Min Ground Clearance (in)
- TBD - - TBD -
Length, Overall (in)
180.2 182.2
Height, Overall (in)
54.0 56.2
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³)
11.0 21.7
Brakes
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in)
NA NA
Disc - Front (Yes or )
Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
11.7 x 1.1 11.34 x - TBD -
Drum - Rear (Yes or )
NA NA
Brake ABS System
4-Channel Four-Wheel
Disc - Rear (Yes or )
Yes Yes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
11.3 x .39 11.26 x - TBD -
Brake Type
Power Pwr-Assisted
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal)
16.4 18.0
Steering
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering)
3.2 3.0
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft)
- TBD - - TBD -
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall
15.85 - TBD -
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft)
35.1 34.4
Steering Type
Pwr Recirculating Ball Pwr Rack & Pinion
Tires
Spare Tire Order Code
NA NA
Rear Tire Size
205/55HR16 P195/60R15
Rear Tire Order Code
NA NA
Front Tire Size
205/55HR16 P195/60R15
Spare Tire Size
205/55HR16 Compact
Front Tire Order Code
NA NA
Trailering
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
- TBD - N/A
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
N/A N/A
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
- TBD - N/A
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
N/A N/A
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs)
3240 2990
Wheels
Rear Wheel Size (in)
16 x 7 15 x 6.5
Front Wheel Material
Alloy Aluminum
Spare Wheel Material
Alloy Steel
Front Wheel Size (in)
16 x 7 15 x 6.5
Spare Wheel Size (in)
16 x 7 - TBD -
Rear Wheel Material
Alloy Aluminum
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts)
- TBD - - TBD -
Electrical
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary)
100 - TBD -
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)
- TBD - 65
Engine
SAE Net Torque @ RPM
229 @ 3000-4600 194 @ 2100
Engine Order Code
NA NA
Displacement
3.2L/195 2.0L/121
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM
215 @ 5700 185 @ 5500
Engine Type
Gas V6 Gas I4
Fuel System
SMPI Turbo Charged EFI
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG)
29 27
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG)
21 20
Transmission
Clutch Size (in)
N/A - TBD -
Third Gear Ratio (:1)
1.49 1.18
Trans Type
5 5
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.83 0.66
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1)
NA -
Trans Description Cont. Again
Electronic NA
Drivetrain
Rear Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1)
3.10 (1.90 Winter Mode) - TBD -
Second Gear Ratio (:1)
2.41 1.76
Trans Order Code
NA NA
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)
3.07 4.05
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.00 0.89
Trans Description Cont.
Automatic w/OD Manual w/OD
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
NA NA
First Gear Ratio (:1)
3.93 3.38
Summary
Vehicle Name
Mercedes-Benz CLK-Class Saab 9-3
Body Style
2 Door Coupe 3 Door Hatchback
Suspension
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm)
- TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front
Double Wishbone MacPherson Strut
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in)
- TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)
w/Coil Springs w/Stabilizer Bar
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm)
- TBD - - TBD -
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in)
- TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Rear
5-Link Torsion Beam
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)
w/Coil Springs w/Stabilizer Bar

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