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Selected Style 4-Door Sedan Linear 2.3t
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door Sedan 2.3t Linear 22 31 $31,969 $33,995
4-Door Wagon 2.3t Linear Sport 22 31 $32,627 $34,695
4-Door Sedan 3.0t Arc 18 26 $36,152 $38,650
4-Door Sedan Aero 20 29 $36,152 $38,650
4-Door Wagon 3.0t Arc Sport 18 26 $36,806 $39,350
4-Door Wagon Aero Sport 20 29 $36,806 $39,350
5-Door HB SE
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
5-Door HB SE 23 33 $26,409 $27,995
3-Door HB Viggen 19 28 $35,057 $38,095
5-Door HB Viggen 19 28 $35,057 $38,095
2-Door Convertible SE 23 33 $37,405 $39,995
2-Door Convertible Viggen 19 28 $41,405 $44,995
Pricing
Invoice Price
$31,969
$26,409
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$33,995
$27,995
Monthly Payment Estimate
$567 / month
$467 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
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Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 22 mpg 23 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 31 mpg 33 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification Mid-Size Mid-Size
Interior Dimensions
Second Hip Room (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Front Shoulder Room (in) 56.9 52.5
Second Head Room (in) 37.6 37.3
Passenger Capacity 5 5
Second Shoulder Room (in) 56.5 52.6
Front Leg Room (in) 42.4 42.3
Front Hip Room (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Second Leg Room (in) 36.6 33.6
Front Head Room (in) 38.7 38.0
Passenger Volume (ft³) 114.9 86.9
Exterior Dimensions
Track Width, Front (in) 59.9 57.2
Min Ground Clearance (in) - TBD - 3.9
Length, Overall (in) 190 182.3
Height, Overall (in) 57.0 56.2
Track Width, Rear (in) 59.9 56.8
Wheelbase (in) 106.4 102.6
Liftover Height (in) 21.7 - TBD -
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 70.5 67.4
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³) 15.9 21.8
Brakes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 11.34 x .98 11.34 x - TBD -
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) NA NA
Brake ABS System Four-Wheel Four-Wheel
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) - TBD - 11.26 x - TBD -
Brake Type Pwr-Assisted Pwr-Assisted
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) NA NA
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 18.5 16.9
Steering
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) -TBD- - TBD -
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 15.9 16.6
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 35.4 34.4
Steering Type Pwr Rack & Pinion Pwr Rack & Pinion
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 2.9 3.4
Tires
Rear Tire Order Code NA NA
Front Tire Size P215/55VR16 P205/50ZR16
Spare Tire Size - TBD - - TBD -
Front Tire Order Code NA NA
Spare Tire Order Code NA NA
Rear Tire Size 215/505VR16 P205/50ZR16
Trailering
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 180 165
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 2000 1000
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 2000 1000
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 180 165
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 3470 3060
Wheels
Spare Wheel Material - TBD - - TBD -
Front Wheel Size (in) 16 x 6.5 16 x 6.5
Spare Wheel Size (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Rear Wheel Material Aluminum Aluminum
Rear Wheel Size (in) 16 x 6.5 16 x 6.5
Front Wheel Material Aluminum Aluminum
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 7.7 8.7
Electrical
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) - TBD - - TBD -
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 130 130
Engine
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 185 @ 5500 205 @ 5500
Engine Type Gas I4 Gas I4
Fuel System Turbo Charged MFI Turbo Charged MFI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 207 @ 1800 209 @ 2200
Engine Order Code NA NA
Displacement 2.3L/140 2.0L/121
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 22 23
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 31 33
Transmission
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.66 0.66
Trans Description Cont. Again NA NA
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1) 4.05 - TBD -
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.76 1.76
Trans Order Code NA NA
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) NA 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) 3.38 3.38
Clutch Size (in) - TBD - NA
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.18 1.18
Trans Type 5 5
Summary
Vehicle Name Saab 9-5 Saab 9-3
Body Style 4 Door Sedan 5 Door Hatchback
Suspension
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) - TBD - - TBD -
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) 1.02 1.02
Suspension Type - Rear Multi-link Torsion Beam
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) w/Coil Springs w/Stabilizer Bar
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) - TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front MacPherson Strut MacPherson Strut
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) .59 .59
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) w/Coil Springs w/Stabilizer Bar
 
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