Compare 2010 Saab 9-5 vs 2010 Acura RL

2010 Saab 9-5
2010 Acura RL
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4-Door Sedan Aero
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door Sedan Aero 16 27 $44,473 $47,565
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4-Door Sedan
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door Sedan 16 22 $42,469 $46,830
4-Door Sedan Tech Pkg 16 22 $45,715 $50,450
4-Door Sedan Tech/CMBS 16 22 $49,122 $54,250
Pricing
Invoice Price
$44,473
$42,469
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$47,565
$46,830
Monthly Payment Estimate
$793 / month
$781 / month
The Car Connection's Take
TCC Rating
8.0
8.4
TCC’s Bottom Line
The 2010 Acura RL offers lots of features and strong safety. Performance takes a backseat in the 2010 RL-but technology and durability certainly don't.
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Fuel Economy
City
16 mpg 16 mpg
Highway
27 mpg 22 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification
Mid-Size Mid-Size
Interior Dimensions
Second Head Room (in)
57.9 37.2
Second Shoulder Room (in)
56.4 56.1
Front Leg Room (in)
42.2 42.3
Passenger Capacity
5 5
Front Hip Room (in)
- TBD - 55.1
Second Leg Room (in)
38.8 36.3
Front Head Room (in)
58.9 38.4
Second Hip Room (in)
- TBD - 54.0
Front Shoulder Room (in)
57.6 58.5
Passenger Volume (ft³)
96.2 99.1
Exterior Dimensions
Min Ground Clearance (in)
- TBD - 5.7
Length, Overall (in)
197.2 195.7
Height, Overall (in)
57.7 57.2
Track Width, Rear (in)
62.4 62.4
Wheelbase (in)
111.7 110.2
Liftover Height (in)
- TBD - - TBD -
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in)
73.5 72.7
Track Width, Front (in)
62.4 62.0
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³)
18.2 13.1
Brakes
Disc - Rear (Yes or )
Yes Yes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
11.26 x - TBD - 12.2 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)
12.05 x - TBD - 12.6 x - TBD -
Drum - Rear (Yes or )
NA NA
Brake ABS System
4-wheel 4-Wheel
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal)
18.0 19.4
Steering
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft)
37.1 36.1
Steering Type
Pwr Rack & Pinion Pwr Rack & Pinion
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering)
2.9 3.0
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft)
- TBD - - TBD -
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall
15.9 16.1
Tires
Front Tire Size
P245/45R18 P245/45VR18
Spare Tire Size
NA NA
Front Tire Order Code
QNS NA
Spare Tire Order Code
NA NA
Rear Tire Size
P245/45R18 P245/45VR18
Rear Tire Order Code
QNS NA
Trailering
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
NA NA
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
NA NA
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
NA NA
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
NA NA
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs)
- TBD - 4083
Wheels
Spare Wheel Size (in)
NA NA
Rear Wheel Material
Aluminum Alluminum
Rear Wheel Size (in)
18 x 8 18 x 8
Front Wheel Material
Alumuinum Alluminum
Spare Wheel Material
NA NA
Front Wheel Size (in)
18 x 8 18 x 8
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts)
- TBD - 9.1
Electrical
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary)
- TBD - - TBD -
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)
150 130
Engine
Displacement
2.8L/171 3.7L/224
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM
300 @ 5500 300 @ 6300
Engine Type
Turbocharged Gas V6 Gas V6
Fuel System
Electronic Fuel Injection PGM-FI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM
295 @ 1850 271 @ 5000
Engine Order Code
LAU NA
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG)
16 16
Fuel Economy Est-Combined (MPG)
20 18
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG)
27 22
Transmission
Trans Type
6 5
Drivetrain
All Wheel Drive All Wheel Drive
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)
- TBD - 0.49
Trans Description Cont. Again
NA NA
Reverse Ratio (:1)
- TBD - 1.89
Second Gear Ratio (:1)
- TBD - 1.61
Trans Order Code
MM1 NA
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)
3.20 4.53
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)
- TBD - 0.69
Trans Description Cont.
Automatic w/manual shift Automatic w/OD
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
- TBD - NA
First Gear Ratio (:1)
- TBD - 2.70
Clutch Size (in)
- TBD - NA
Third Gear Ratio (:1)
- TBD - 1.07
Summary
Body Style
Sedan 4 Door Sedan
Vehicle Name
Saab 9-5 Acura RL
Suspension
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in)
- TBD - 1.18
Suspension Type - Rear
H-arm Independent
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)
NA Multi-link
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm)
- TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front
Hyper Strut Independent
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in)
- TBD - 0.75
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)
NA Double wishbone
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm)
- TBD - - TBD -
Emissions
EPA Greenhouse Gas Score
5 4
Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year
9.3 10.4

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