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2008 Saturn Aura 4-Door Sedan XE Specs

4-Door Sedan XE
MSRP based on 4-Door Sedan XE
 

Quick Specs

Gas Mileage 22 mpg City/30 mpg Hwy
Engine Gas I4, 2.4L
EPA Class Compact
Style Name 4dr Sdn XE
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive
Passenger Capacity 5
Passenger Doors 4
Body Style 4dr Car
Transmission Transmission, 4-speed automatic

Dimensions

Vehicle
EPA Classification Compact
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 3529
Interior Dimensions
Front Shoulder Room (in) 55.9
Second Hip Room (in) 52.2
Front Head Room (in) 39.4
Second Leg Room (in) 37.6
Passenger Capacity 5
Front Hip Room (in) 53.0
Front Leg Room (in) 42.2
Second Shoulder Room (in) 54.0
Passenger Volume (ft³) - TBD -
Second Head Room (in) 37.4
Exterior Dimensions
Track Width, Front (in) 59.9
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 70.3
Liftover Height (in) - TBD -
Wheelbase (in) 112.3
Track Width, Rear (in) 60.3
Height, Overall (in) 57.6
Length, Overall (in) 190.9
Min Ground Clearance (in) - TBD -
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³) 14.9

Fuel Economy

Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 16.0
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 22
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 30

Performance Specs

Engine
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 169 @ 6400
Displacement 2.4L/145
Engine Order Code LE5
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 160 @ 4500
Fuel System - TBD -
Engine Type Gas I4
Transmission
Trans Description Cont. Again NA
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) NA
Trans Type 6
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00
Clutch Size (in) NA
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive
First Gear Ratio (:1) 2.95
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA
Trans Description Cont. Automatic
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.68
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) - TBD -
Trans Order Code MN5
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.62
Reverse Ratio (:1) 2.14
Brakes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 11.65 x - TBD -
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) NA
Brake Type Pwr
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 10.63 x - TBD -
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes
Brake ABS System 4-Wheel
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) NA
Steering
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD -
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 2.8
Steering Type Electric Pwr
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 40.4
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 16.2
Tires
Rear Tire Size P215/50R17
Spare Tire Order Code - TBD -
Front Tire Order Code QAD
Spare Tire Size Compact
Front Tire Size P215/50R17
Rear Tire Order Code QAD
Wheels
Rear Wheel Material Steel
Spare Wheel Size (in) Compact
Front Wheel Size (in) 17 x - TBD -
Spare Wheel Material Steel
Front Wheel Material Steel
Rear Wheel Size (in) 17 x - TBD -
Suspension
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) w/Coil Springs
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front Indep Strut
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) - TBD -
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) w/Coil Springs
Suspension Type - Rear 3-Link
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) - TBD -

Safety Features

Safety
Air Bag-Frontal-Driver Yes
Air Bag-Frontal-Passenger Yes
Air Bag-Passenger Switch (On/Off) No
Air Bag-Side Body-Front Yes
Air Bag-Side Body-Rear No
Air Bag-Side Head-Front Yes
Air Bag-Side Head-Rear Yes
Brakes-ABS Yes
Child Safety Rear Door Locks Yes
Daytime Running Lights Yes
Traction Control No
Night Vision No
Rollover Protection Bars No
Fog Lamps Yes
Parking Aid No
Tire Pressure Monitor Yes
Back-Up Camera No
Stability Control No
Other Features Brakes, 4-wheel antilock, 4-wheel disc
OnStar, 1-year of Safe and Sound plan. Includes Automatic...
Theft-deterrent system, vehicle, PASS-Key III+
Air bags, dual-stage frontal driver, frontal passenger with...
Safety belts, 3-point, driver and right-front passenger,...
Safety belts, 3-point, rear, all seating positions
LATCH system (Lower Anchors and Top tethers for CHildren), for...

Warranty

Warranty
Basic Miles/km 36,000
Basic Years 3
Corrosion Miles/km 36,000
Corrosion Years 6
Drivetrain Miles/km 100,000
Drivetrain Years 5
Roadside Assistance Miles/km 100,000
Roadside Assistance Years 5

Other Specs

Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) - TBD -
Electrical
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) - TBD -
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 125
Trailering
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) NA
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) - TBD -
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) NA
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) - TBD -
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