Compare Genesis G70 vs Saab 9-3 Sedan

Overview

Engine
2.0L Turbo Inline-4 Gas
Engine
2.0L Turbo Inline-4 Gas
Transmission
8-Speed Automatic
Transmission
6-Speed Manual
Drivetrain
Rear-Wheel Drive
Drivetrain
Front-Wheel Drive
Fuel Economy
City: 21 MPG
Hwy: 31 MPG
Fuel Economy
City: 20 MPG
Hwy: 33 MPG
Fuel Tank Capacity
15.8 gallons
Fuel Tank Capacity
16 gallons
Seating Capacity
5 seater
Seating Capacity
4 seater
Trunk Volume
10.5 ft³
Trunk Volume
15 ft³

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Performance Specs

Engine and Transmission

Engine
2.0L Turbo Inline-4 Gas
2.0L Turbo Inline-4 Gas
Horsepower
252 hp @ 6200 rpm
220 hp @ 5300 rpm
Torque
260 lb-ft @ 1400 rpm
258 lb-ft @ 2500 rpm
Transmission
8-Speed Automatic
6-Speed Manual
Drivetrain
Rear-Wheel Drive
Front-Wheel Drive

Weight and Towing

Curb Weight
3,688 lbs
3,710 lbs

Fuel and MPG

Fuel Economy

Combined
25 MPG
25 MPG
City
21 MPG
20 MPG
Highway
31 MPG
33 MPG

Emissions

CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year
7.1 Tons/yr
7.3 Tons/yr

Fuel Tank

Fuel Tank Capacity
15.8 gallons
16 gallons
Cruising Range City
331.8 miles
320 miles
Cruising Range Highway
489.8 miles
528 miles

Dimensions and Measurement

Exterior Dimensions

Length
184.4 in
182.9 in
Height
55.1 in
57.1 in
Max Width
72.8 in
70.9 in
Front Width
62.8 in
60 in
Rear Width
63.1 in
59.3 in
Wheelbase
111.6 in
105.3 in
Ground Clearance
5.1 in
N/A

Interior Space

Seating Capacity
5 seater
4 seater
Front Seat Leg Room
42.6 in
42.3 in
Front Seat Headroom
39.8 in
38.9 in
Front Seat Shoulder Room
56.3 in
55.1 in
Rear Seat Leg Room
34.8 in
35.1 in
Rear Seat Headroom
36.9 in
37 in
Rear Seat Shoulder Room
54.6 in
55.1 in

Cargo Space

Trunk Volume
10.5 ft³
15 ft³

Wheels and Suspension

Steering

Steering Type
Rack-Pinion
Pwr Rack & Pinion
Turning Diameter
36.3 ft
N/A

Wheels

Wheels Type
Aluminum Wheels
Aluminum Wheels
Front Wheel Size
19" x 8"
17" x 7.5"
Rear Wheel Size
19" x 8.5"
17" x 7.5"

Suspension

Front Suspension
Strut
MacPherson Strut
Rear Suspension
Multi-Link
Independent

Tires

Front Tire
P225/40ZR19
N/A
Rear Tire
P255/35ZR19
N/A
Spare Tire
Compact
N/A

Colors and Materials

Standard Exterior Colors

  • Alta White
  • Makalu Gray
  • Siberian Ice
N/A

Optional Exterior Colors

  • Capri Blue
  • Hallasan Green
  • Havana Red
  • Mallorca Blue
  • Savile Silver
  • Tasman Blue
  • Uyuni White
  • Vik Black
  • Verbier White
N/A

Standard Interior Materials

  • Obsidian Black, Leatherette Seating Surfaces
  • Obsidian Black/Red Stitch, Leather Seating Surfaces
  • Obsidian Blk/Sandstorm Gy, Leather Seating Surfaces
  • Obsidian Blk/Sandstorm Gy, Leatherette Seating Surfaces
  • Obsidian Blk/Sevilla Red, Leather Seating Surfaces
  • Black, Leather-appointed seat trim
  • Parchment, Leather-appointed seat trim

Features and Options

Infotainment

HD Radio
Standard
Not Available
Bluetooth Connection
Standard
Optional
Premium Sound System
Optional
Optional
Satellite Radio
Standard
Standard
Smart Device Integration
Standard
Not Available
Auxiliary Audio Input
Standard
Standard
MP3 Player
Standard
Not Available

Interior Trim

Bucket Seats
Standard
Not Available
Leather Seats
Standard
Standard
Leather Steering Wheel
Standard
Standard
Premium Synthetic Seats
Standard
Not Available
Sun/Moonroof
Not Available
Optional

Comfort

Navigation System
Standard
Optional
Steering Wheel Audio Controls
Standard
Not Available
Power Mirror(s)
Standard
Standard
A/C
Standard
Standard
Adaptive Cruise Control
Standard
Not Available
Climate Control
Standard
Standard
Cruise Control
Standard
Standard
Hands-Free Liftgate
Standard
Not Available
Heated Front Seat(s)
Standard
Standard
Keyless Entry
Standard
Standard
Multi-Zone A/C
Standard
Standard
Power Driver Seat
Standard
Standard
Power Passenger Seat
Standard
Optional
Remote Engine Start
Standard
Not Available
Remote Trunk Release
Standard
Not Available
Seat Memory
Not Available
Optional
Universal Garage Door Opener
Standard
Optional
Keyless Start
Standard
Not Available
Navigation from Telematics
Not Available
Optional
Telematics
Standard
Optional

Safety

Safety Features

Back-Up Camera
Standard
Not Available
Cross-Traffic Alert
Standard
Not Available
Rear Parking Aid
Not Available
Optional
Blind Spot Monitor
Standard
Not Available
Lane Departure Warning
Standard
Not Available
Lane Keeping Assist
Standard
Not Available
ABS
Standard
Standard
Tire Pressure Monitor
Standard
Standard
Brake Assist
Standard
Not Available
Stability Control
Standard
Standard
Traction Control
Standard
Standard

US NHTSA Crash Test Result

Rollover Rating
N/A

Airbags

Driver Air Bag
Standard
Standard
Front Head Air Bag
Standard
Standard
Front Side Air Bag
Standard
Standard
Knee Air Bag
Standard
Not Available
Passenger Air Bag
Standard
Standard
Rear Head Air Bag
Standard
Standard

Warranty

Warranty Summary

Basic
5 Years / 60,000 Miles
N/A
Corrosion
7 Years / Unlimited Miles
N/A
Drivetrain
10 Years / 100,000 Miles
N/A
Maintenance
3 Years / 36,000 Miles
N/A
Roadside Assistance
5 Years / Unlimited Miles
N/A
Warranty Note
N/A
Saab Cars North America suspended warranties on all models on December 19, 2011.
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