2008 Saturn Outlook XE Specs

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2008 Saturn Outlook XE FWD powered by 3.6L V6 Gas Engine with 6-Speed Automatic transmission.

Select configuration:
Starting Price (MSRP)
3.6L V6 Gas
6-Speed Automatic
Front-Wheel Drive
Body Type
Seating capacity
8 seater
Trunk Volume
Fuel Economy
City: 16 MPG
Hwy: 24 MPG

Performance Specs

Engine and Transmission

  • Engine
    3.6L V6 Gas
  • Horsepower
    270 hp @ 6600 rpm
  • Torque
    248 lb-ft @ 3200 rpm
  • Transmission
    6-Speed Automatic
  • Drivetrain
    Front-Wheel Drive


  • Steering Type
  • Turning Diameter
    40.4 ft


  • Front Wheel Size
    18" x 7.5"
  • Rear Wheel Size
    18" x 7.5"


  • Front Suspension
    Ride & Handling
  • Rear Suspension
    Ride & Handling


  • Front Tire
  • Rear Tire
  • Spare Tire

Fuel and MPG

Fuel Economy

  • City
    16 MPG
  • Highway
    24 MPG

Fuel Tank

  • Fuel Tank Capacity
    22 gallons
  • Cruising Range City
    352 miles
  • Cruising Range Highway
    528 miles

Dimensions and Measurement

Exterior Dimensions

  • Length
    200.7 in
  • Height
    69.9 in
  • Max Width
    78.2 in
  • Front Width
    58.5 in
  • Rear Width
    58.5 in
  • Wheelbase
    118.9 in
  • Ground Clearance
    7.4 in

Interior Space

  • Seating Capacity
    8 seater
  • Front Seat Leg Room
    41.3 in
  • Front Seat Headroom
    40.4 in
  • Front Seat Shoulder Room
    61.9 in
  • Front Seat Hip Room
    57.8 in
  • Rear Seat Leg Room
    36.9 in
  • Rear Seat Headroom
    39.3 in
  • Rear Seat Shoulder Room
    61.1 in
  • Rear Seat Hip Room
    57.9 in
  • Third Row Leg Room
    33.2 in
  • Third Row Headroom
    38.4 in
  • Third Row Shoulder Room
    57.8 in
  • Third Row Hip Room
    48.3 in

Weight and Towing

  • Curb Weight
    4,722 lbs

Colors and Materials

Standard Interior Materials

  • Black, cloth seat trim
  • Gray, cloth seat trim
  • Tan, cloth seat trim

Features and Options

Interior Trim

  • Bucket Seats
    Not Available
  • Cloth Seats
  • Leather Seats
  • Leather Steering Wheel
    Not Available
  • Premium Synthetic Seats
  • Vinyl Seats
  • Woodgrain Interior Trim
    Not Available
  • Sun/Moonroof
    Not Available

Additional Packages

Advanced audio package


includes (UK6) rear audio system controls, (UQG) 10-speaker enhanced audio including subwoofer and amplifier, (US9) AM/FM stereo with 6-disc in-dash CD/MP3 changer, (CJ2) dual-zone automatic climate control and (KV1) 3-prong household-style 115-volt power outlet (If (U42) rear seat DVD player is selected, then (US9) AM/FM stereo with 6-disc in-dash CD/MP3 changer is replaced by (UVA) AM/FM stereo with CD/MP3/DVD player.) Advanced Audio Package Rear audio controls, 10 speakers including subwoofer and amplifier, AM/FM stereo w/6-disc in-dash CD/MP3 changer and dual-zone automatic climate control. 6-disc CD changer not available with Rear Seat DVD and/or Navigation System. Dual-zone climate control standard on XR.

Convenience Package


includes (AP3) remote vehicle starter system, (XA7) heated windshield washer system, (E61) power rear liftgate and (UD7) Ultrasonic Rear Parking Assist ((E61) Power rear liftgate only included on XR models.)

Outdoor Adventure Package


includes chrome assist steps, Roof Rack Cross Rail Package, cargo area floor mat and molded splash guards (Not available for Fleet or Government order types.) (Requires (PCM) Preferred Package)

Preferred Package


includes (AG1) 6-way power driver seat adjuster, (V2P) luggage rack side rails, (NP5) leather-wrapped steering wheel, (UK3) steering wheel mounted audio controls Preferred Package 6-way power driver's seat, leather-wrapped steering wheel with audio controls, and luggage rack side rails. Leather-wrapped steering wheel with audio controls late availability on XE.

Trailering Package


includes (V08) heavy-duty engine cooling system and (VR2) trailer hitch Trailering Package Heavy-duty engine-cooling system, trailer harness hookup and trailer hitch


Warranty Summary

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