Find a Car
Go!

Add a Vehicle to Compare

Change a Vehicle to Compare

Compare 2006 Saab 9-2X vs 2006 BMW 3-Series

2006 Saab 9-2X Change
2006 BMW 3-Series Change
+ Add a Car
Selected Style 4-Door Wagon 2.5i
Switch Style

Body Style

Trim

Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door Wagon 2.5i 22 29 $21,841 $22,990
4-Door Wagon Aero 21 27 $25,603 $26,950
325i 4-Door Sedan RWD South Africa
Switch Style

Body Style

Drivetrain

Emissions

Trim

Other

Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door Sedan RWD 325i 20 30 $28,300 $30,900
4-Door Sedan RWD 330i 20 30 $33,485 $36,600
4-Door Sedan RWD South Africa 325i 20 30 $28,300 $30,900
2-Door Coupe 325Ci 20 29 $29,575 $32,300
2-Door Coupe SULEV 325Ci 19 27 $29,575 $32,300
2-Door Coupe 330Ci 20 30 $34,395 $37,600
2-Door Coupe M3 16 24 $44,680 $48,900
2-Door Convertible 325Ci 19 27 $36,215 $39,600
2-Door Convertible 330Ci 19 28 $41,040 $44,900
2-Door Convertible M3 16 23 $51,685 $56,600
4-Door Sedan AWD 325xi 19 28 $30,030 $32,800
4-Door Sedan AWD 330xi 19 28 $35,215 $38,500
4-Door Sports Wagon AWD 325xi 19 28 $31,665 $34,600
Pricing
Invoice Price
$21,841
$28,300
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$22,990
$30,900
Monthly Payment Estimate
$383 / month
$515 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
The Car Connection's Take
TCC Rating Read Our Full Review Read Our Full Review
Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 22 mpg 20 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 29 mpg 30 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification Small Station Wagon Compact
Interior Dimensions
Second Head Room (in) 37.3 37.1
Second Shoulder Room (in) 52.9 55.1
Front Leg Room (in) 42.9 41.5
Front Hip Room (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Passenger Volume (ft³) 90.4 93.0
Second Leg Room (in) 33.7 34.6
Front Head Room (in) 39.7 37.4
Second Hip Room (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Front Shoulder Room (in) 52.7 55.4
Passenger Capacity 5 5
Exterior Dimensions
Min Ground Clearance (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Length, Overall (in) 175.6 178.2
Rear Door Opening Width (in) - TBD - -
Height, Overall (in) 57.7 55.9
Liftover Height (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Track Width, Rear (in) 57.3 59.6
Wheelbase (in) 99.4 108.7
Rear Door Opening Height (in) - TBD - -
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 66.7 71.5
Track Width, Front (in) 57.7 59.1
Cargo Area Dimensions
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 3 (in) - TBD - -
Cargo Volume to Seat 3 (ft³) NA -
Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings (in) - TBD - -
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 2 (in) - TBD - -
Cargo Volume to Seat 2 (ft³) 27.9 -
Cargo Area Width @ Beltline (in) - TBD - -
Cargo Box (Area) Height (in) - TBD - -
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 1 (in) - TBD - -
Cargo Volume to Seat 1 (ft³) 61.6 -
Trunk Volume (ft³) - 12.0
Brakes
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 10.3 x - TBD - 11.8 x 0.79
Brake Type Pwr Pwr-Assisted
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) NA NA
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 10.7 x - TBD - 11.8 x 0.94
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) NA NA
Brake ABS System Four-Wheel 4-Wheel
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 15.9 15.9
Steering
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 16.5 - TBD -
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 35.4 36.1
Steering Type Pwr Rack & Pinion Variable Assist Pwr
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 3.0 - TBD -
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD - - TBD -
Tires
Front Tire Size P205/55R16 P205/55R16
Spare Tire Size Compact N/A
Front Tire Order Code NA NA
Spare Tire Order Code NA NA
Rear Tire Size P205/55R16 P205/55R16
Rear Tire Order Code NA NA
Trailering
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) NA N/A
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) - TBD - N/A
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) NA N/A
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) - TBD - N/A
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 3091 3285
Wheels
Spare Wheel Size (in) Compact N/A
Rear Wheel Material Aluminum Alloy
Rear Wheel Size (in) 16 x 6.5 16 x 7.0
Front Wheel Material Aluminum Alloy
Spare Wheel Material - TBD - N/A
Front Wheel Size (in) 16 x 6.5 16 x 7.0
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) - TBD - - TBD -
Electrical
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 90 185
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) - TBD - - TBD -
Engine
Fuel System MPFI EFI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 166 @ 4000 185 @ 2750
Engine Order Code NA NA
Displacement 2.5L/150 3.0L/183
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 165 @ 5600 215 @ 6250
Engine Type Gas 4-Cyl Gas 6-Cyl
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 29 30
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 22 20
Transmission
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.09 1.23
Trans Description Cont. Manual Manual
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), Low NA -
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA 0.85
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.45 4.32
Clutch Size (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.45 1.66
Trans Type 5 6
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), High NA -
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.78 1.00
Trans Description Cont. Again NA NA
Drivetrain All-Wheel Drive Rear Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.33 3.94
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 2.06 2.46
Trans Order Code MAN NA
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.90 3.23
Summary
Body Style 4 Door Wagon 4 Door Sedan
Vehicle Name Saab 9-2X BMW 3 Series
Suspension
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) NA - TBD -
Suspension Type - Rear Dual Link 5-Link
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) - TBD - w/Upper Arms
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) - TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front MacPherson Strut Strut type
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) NA - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) - TBD - w/Lower Arms
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) - TBD - - TBD -
 
© 2015 The Car Connection. All Rights Reserved. The Car Connection is published by High Gear Media. Stock photography by izmo, Inc. Read Our Cookie Policy.