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2012 Saab 9-3 Sedan
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2021 Volvo S60
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Overview

Engine
2.0-liter Turbo Inline-4 Gas
Engine
2.0-liter Turbo Inline-4 Gas
Transmission
N/A
Transmission
8-Speed Automatic
Drivetrain
Front-Wheel Drive
Drivetrain
Front-Wheel Drive
Fuel Economy
City: 20 MPG
Hwy: 33 MPG
Fuel Economy
City: 23 MPG
Hwy: 34 MPG
Fuel Tank Capacity
16 gallons
Fuel Tank Capacity
15.9 gallons
Seating Capacity
4 seater
Seating Capacity
5 seater
Trunk Volume
15 ft³
Trunk Volume
11.6 ft³

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Performance Specs

Engine and Transmission

Engine
2.0-liter Turbo Inline-4 Gas
2.0-liter Turbo Inline-4 Gas
Horsepower
220 hp @ 5300 rpm
250 hp @ 5500 rpm
Torque
258 lb-ft @ 2500 rpm
258 lb-ft @ 1500 rpm
Transmission
N/A
8-Speed Automatic
Drivetrain
Front-Wheel Drive
Front-Wheel Drive

Weight and Towing

Curb Weight
3,710 lbs
3,724 lbs

Fuel and MPG

Fuel Economy

Combined
25 MPG
27 MPG
City
20 MPG
23 MPG
Highway
33 MPG
34 MPG

Emissions

CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year
7.3 Tons/yr
6.6 (Est) Tons/yr

Fuel Tank

Fuel Tank Capacity
16 gallons
15.9 gallons
Cruising Range City
320 miles
365.7 miles
Cruising Range Highway
528 miles
540.6 miles

Dimensions and Measurement

Exterior Dimensions

Length
182.9 in
187.4 in
Height
57.1 in
56.3 in
Max Width
70.9 in
72.8 in
Front Width
60 in
63 in
Rear Width
59.3 in
63 in
Wheelbase
105.3 in
113.1 in
Ground Clearance
N/A
5.8 in

Interior Space

Seating Capacity
4 seater
5 seater
Front Seat Leg Room
42.3 in
42.3 in
Front Seat Headroom
38.9 in
37.4 in
Front Seat Shoulder Room
55.1 in
56.1 in
Front Seat Hip Room
N/A
55.3 in
Rear Seat Leg Room
35.1 in
35.2 in
Rear Seat Headroom
37 in
37.2 in
Rear Seat Shoulder Room
55.1 in
54.5 in
Rear Seat Hip Room
N/A
53.4 in

Cargo Space

Trunk Volume
15 ft³
11.6 ft³

Wheels and Suspension

Steering

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

Wheels

Wheels Type
N/A
Aluminum Wheels
Front Wheel Size
17" x 7.5"
18" x 8"
Rear Wheel Size
17" x 7.5"
18" x 8"

Suspension

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

Tires

Front Tire
N/A
P235/45HR18
Rear Tire
N/A
P235/45HR18
Spare Tire
N/A
Compact

Colors and Materials

Standard Exterior Colors

N/A
  • Birch Light Metallic
  • Black Stone
  • Crystal White Metallic
  • Denim Blue Metallic
  • Fusion Red Metallic
  • Osmium Grey Metallic
  • Pebble Grey Metallic
  • Pine Grey Metallic

Standard Interior Materials

  • Black, Leather-appointed seat trim
  • Parchment, Leather-appointed seat trim
  • Blond, Leatherette Seating Surfaces w/Blond Interior
  • Blond/Charcoal, City Weave Textile Upholstery
  • Charcoal, Leatherette Seating Surfaces

Features and Options

Infotainment

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

Interior Trim

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

Comfort

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

Safety

Safety Features

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

US NHTSA crash test result

Rollover Rating
Overall Rating
N/A
Frontal Barrier Crash Rating
N/A
Side Crash Rating
N/A

Airbags

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

Warranty

Warranty Summary

Warranty Note
Saab Cars North America suspended warranties on all models on December 19, 2011.
N/A
Basic
N/A
4 Years / 50,000 Miles
Corrosion
N/A
12 Years / Unlimited Miles
Drivetrain
N/A
4 Years / 50,000 Miles
Maintenance
N/A
3 Years / 36,000 Miles
Roadside Assistance
N/A
4 Years / Unlimited Miles