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Compare 2006 Saab 9-3 vs 2006 Saab 9-5

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Selected Style 4-Door Sport Sedan
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door Sport Sedan 22 31 $24,434 $25,900
4-Door Sport Sedan Aero 18 28 $30,082 $31,900
2-Door Convertible 21 29 $34,434 $36,500
2-Door Convertible Aero 18 28 $39,512 $41,900
5-Door Sport Wagon Combi 22 31 $25,377 $26,900
5-Door Sport Wagon Combi Aero 18 28 $31,025 $32,900
4-Door Sedan 2.3T
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door Sedan 2.3T 21 29 $31,884 $34,100
4-Door Sedan 2.3T Sport 21 29 $32,869 $35,195
4-Door Wagon 2.3T 21 29 $32,819 $35,100
4-Door Wagon 2.3T Sport 21 29 $33,804 $36,195
Pricing
Invoice Price
$24,434
$31,884
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$25,900
$34,100
Monthly Payment Estimate
$432 / month
$568 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
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Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 22 mpg 21 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 31 mpg 29 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification Compact Mid-Size
Interior Dimensions
Second Head Room (in) 37.0 37.0
Passenger Capacity 5 5
Second Shoulder Room (in) 55.1 56.5
Front Leg Room (in) 42.3 42.4
Front Hip Room (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Second Leg Room (in) 35.1 36.6
Front Head Room (in) 38.9 37.1
Passenger Volume (ft³) 93.4 96.2
Second Hip Room (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Front Shoulder Room (in) 56.3 56.9
Exterior Dimensions
Min Ground Clearance (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Length, Overall (in) 182.5 190.4
Height, Overall (in) 56.8 57.2
Track Width, Rear (in) 59.3 59.9
Wheelbase (in) 105.3 106.4
Liftover Height (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 69.0 70.5
Track Width, Front (in) 59.9 59.9
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³) 15.0 15.9
Brakes
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) NA NA
Brake ABS System 4-Wheel 4-wheel
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 10.9 x - TBD - 11.26 x - TBD -
Brake Type Pwr Pwr
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) NA NA
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 11.1 x - TBD - 12.05 x - TBD -
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 16.4 18.5
Steering
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 16 15.9
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 35.4 37.1
Steering Type Pwr Rack & Pinion Pwr Rack & Pinion
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 2.97 2.9
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD - - TBD -
Tires
Front Tire Size 215/55HR16 235/45VR17
Spare Tire Size - TBD - - TBD -
Front Tire Order Code NA NA
Spare Tire Order Code NA NA
Rear Tire Size 215/55HR16 235/45VR17
Rear Tire Order Code NA NA
Trailering
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) - TBD - - TBD -
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) NA - TBD -
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) - TBD - - TBD -
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) NA - TBD -
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 3175 3470
Wheels
Spare Wheel Size (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Rear Wheel Material Aluminum Alloy
Rear Wheel Size (in) 16 x 6.5 17 x 7.5
Front Wheel Material Aluminum Alloy
Spare Wheel Material - TBD - - TBD -
Front Wheel Size (in) 16 x 6.5 17 x 7.5
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) - TBD - - TBD -
Electrical
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 140 140
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) - TBD - - TBD -
Engine
Engine Type Gas 4-Cyl Gas 4-Cyl
Fuel System MPFI Turbo Charged MFI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 221 @ 2500 258 @ 1900-4000
Engine Order Code NA NA
Displacement 2.0L/121 2.3L/140
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 210 @ 5500 260 @ 5300
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 31 29
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 22 21
Transmission
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.43 3.17
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.88 1.76
Trans Order Code MAN MAN
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.82 4.05
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.89 0.89
Trans Description Cont. Manual Manual
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.58 3.38
Clutch Size (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.18 1.18
Trans Type 5 5
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.66 0.66
Trans Description Cont. Again NA NA
Summary
Body Style 4 Door Sedan 4 Door Sedan
Vehicle Name Saab 9-3 Saab 9-5
Suspension
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) NA - TBD -
Suspension Type - Rear 4-Link Multilink
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) NA w/Coil Springs
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) - TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front MacPherson MacPherson Strut
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) NA - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) NA w/Coil Springs
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) - TBD - - TBD -
 
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