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Infiniti M45
2010 Infiniti M45
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Saab 9-5 Sedan
2012 Saab 9-5 Sedan
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Overview

Engine
4.5-liter V8 Gas
Engine
2.0-liter Turbo Inline-4 Gas
Drivetrain
Rear-Wheel Drive
Drivetrain
Front-Wheel Drive
Fuel Economy
City: 16 MPG
Hwy: 21 MPG
Fuel Economy
City: 20 MPG
Hwy: 33 MPG
Fuel Tank Capacity
20 gallons
Fuel Tank Capacity
18 gallons
Seating Capacity
5 seater
Seating Capacity
5 seater
Trunk Volume
14.9 ft³
Trunk Volume
18.2 ft³

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Performance Specs

Engine and Transmission

Engine
4.5-liter V8 Gas
2.0-liter Turbo Inline-4 Gas
Horsepower
325 hp @ 6400 rpm
220 hp @ 5500 rpm
Torque
336 lb-ft @ 4000 rpm
258 lb-ft @ 2500 rpm
Drivetrain
Rear-Wheel Drive
Front-Wheel Drive

Steering

Steering Type
Pwr Rack & Pinion
Pwr Rack & Pinion
Turning Diameter
36.7 ft
37.1 ft
Turning Diameter Wall to Wall
39 ft
N/A

Wheels

Front Wheel Size
18" x 8.0"
17" x 7.0"
Rear Wheel Size
18" x 8.0"
17" x 7.0"

Suspension

Front Suspension
Independent Double Wishbone
MacPherson Strut
Rear Suspension
Independent Multi-Link
4-link

Tires

Front Tire
P245/45VR18
P225/55HR17
Rear Tire
P245/45VR18
P225/55HR17
Spare Tire
T145/80D17
Compact

Fuel and MPG

Fuel Economy

Combined
18 MPG
25 MPG
City
16 MPG
20 MPG
Highway
21 MPG
33 MPG

Emissions

CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year
10.4 Tons/yr
7.3 Tons/yr
EPA rating
4
6

Fuel Tank

Fuel Tank Capacity
20 gallons
18 gallons
Cruising Range City
320 miles
360 miles
Cruising Range Highway
420 miles
594 miles

Dimensions and Measurement

Exterior Dimensions

Length
194.1 in
197.2 in
Height
59.4 in
57.8 in
Max Width
71.1 in
73.3 in
Front Width
60.5 in
62.4 in
Rear Width
61 in
62.4 in
Wheelbase
114.2 in
111.7 in

Interior Space

Seating Capacity
5 seater
5 seater
Front Seat Leg Room
44.2 in
42.2 in
Front Seat Headroom
39.6 in
38 in
Front Seat Shoulder Room
58.2 in
57 in
Front Seat Hip Room
55.1 in
58.9 in
Rear Seat Leg Room
37.3 in
38.8 in
Rear Seat Headroom
37.8 in
36.8 in
Rear Seat Shoulder Room
56.9 in
56.4 in
Rear Seat Hip Room
53.9 in
58 in

Weight and Towing

Curb Weight
3,958 lbs
N/A

Cargo Space

Trunk Volume
14.9 ft³
18.2 ft³

Colors and Materials

Standard Interior Materials

  • Graphite, Leather seat trim
  • Stone, Leather seat trim
  • Wheat, Leather seat trim
  • Jet Black, Leather-appointed seats
  • Parchment, Leather-appointed seats

Features and Options

Infotainment

Bluetooth Connection
Standard
Standard
Hard Disk Drive Media Storage
Optional
Standard
Premium Sound System
Optional
Standard
Satellite Radio
Standard
Standard
Auxiliary Audio Input
Standard
Standard
Entertainment System
Optional
Not Available
MP3 Player
Standard
Standard

Interior Trim

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

Comfort

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

Safety

Safety Features

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

Airbags

Driver Air Bag
Standard
Standard
Front Head Air Bag
Standard
Standard
Front Side Air Bag
Standard
Standard
Passenger Air Bag
Standard
Standard
Rear Head Air Bag
Standard
Standard

Warranty

Warranty Summary

Basic
4 Years / 60,000 Miles
N/A
Corrosion
7 Years / Unlimited Miles
N/A
Drivetrain
6 Years / 70,000 Miles
N/A
Emissions
8 Years / 80,000 Miles
N/A
Long Term California
7 Years / 70,000 Miles
N/A
Roadside Assistance
4 Years / Unlimited Miles
N/A
Warranty Note
N/A
Saab Cars North America suspended warranties on all models on December 19, 2011.