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Compare Mazda 3 BN Sedan [1.5 SkyActiv-D] vs Saab 9-5 facelift 2 [1.9 TiD]

Reviews

Neo score
35%
26%
Pros
  • Good exterior and interior design
  • Down to very low 3.8L/100km fuel consumption
  • Good towing capacity
  • Improved suspension setup
  • Engine uprated
Cons
  • No powerful engine options
  • Stuck with MacPherson struts in the front
  • Stuck with MacPherson struts in the front
  • No styling improvement
  • Discontinuation of V8

Price

Offers (incl. referral links)

Variants

1.5 SkyActiv-D
2.0 SkyActiv-G
2.0 SkyActiv-G AT
2.2 SkyActiv-D
2.5 SkyActiv-G
2.5 SkyActiv-G AT
1.9 TiD
1.9 TiD AT
2.0t
2.0t AT
Aero
Aero AT
2.3t
2.3t AT
2.3T
2.3T AT

Capacity

Cargo Capacity
419 L / 14.8 cu-ft
500 L / 17.7 cu-ft
Coolant Capacity
6.5 L / 6.9 qt
7.4 L / 7.8 qt
Engine Oil Capacity
4.5 L / 4.8 qt
4.3 L / 4.5 qt
Fuel Capacity
51.0 L / 13.5 gal
75.0 L / 19.8 gal
Passengers
5
5
Payload
523 kg / 1153 lbs

Chassis

Brakes | Front
Ventilated discs
Ventilated discs, 308 mm
Brakes | Rear
Disc
Disc, 286 mm
Power Steering
Electric Steering
Hydraulic Steering
Suspension | Front
MacPherson strut
MacPherson strut
Suspension | Rear
Multi-link
Multi-link
Tire Size
205/60 R16, 215/45 R18
215/55 R16, 225/45 R17
Turning Circle
10.6 m / 34.8 ft
10.8 m / 35.4 ft

Construction

Body Style
4-door Sedan
4-door Sedan

Dimensions

Ground Clearance
155 mm / 6.1 in
Size | Height
1450 mm / 57.1 in
1448 mm / 57.0 in
Size | Length
4580 mm / 180.3 in
4836 mm / 190.4 in
Size | Width
1795 mm / 70.7 in | 2053 mm / 80.8 in (mirror unfolded)
1792 mm / 70.6 in | 2070 mm / 81.5 in (mirror unfolded)
Track Width | Front
1554.0 mm / 61.2 in
1522.0 mm / 59.9 in
Track Width | Rear
1560.0 mm / 61.4 in
1528.0 mm / 60.2 in
Weight
1265.0 kg / 2788.8 lbs
Wheel Size
16 in, 18 in
6.5J x 16, 7J x 17
Wheelbase
2700 mm / 106.3 in
2703 mm / 106.4 in

Performance

Acceleration | 0 - 100 km/h
11.0 sec
10.1 sec
Acceleration | 0 - 60 mph
10.5 sec
9.6 sec
CO2 Emission
99 g/km
174 g/km
Fuel Economy
3.8 L/100km / 61.9 MPG (combined) | 4.3 L/100km / 54.7 MPG (urban) | 3.5 L/100km / 67.2 MPG (highway)
6.4 L/100km / 36.8 MPG (combined) | 8.6 L/100km / 27.4 MPG (urban) | 5.2 L/100km / 45.2 MPG (highway)
Top Speed
186.0 km/h / 115.6 mph
205.0 km/h / 127.4 mph
Towing Capacity
600 kg / 1323 lbs (w/o brakes) | 1300 kg / 2866 lbs (w/ brakes @ 8% gradient) | 1300 kg / 2866 lbs (w/ brakes @ 12% gradient)
750 kg / 1653 lbs (w/o brakes) | 1800 kg / 3968 lbs (w/ brakes @ 12% gradient)

Powertrain

Drivetrain Layout
Front-engine (transverse), Front-wheel drive
Front-engine (transverse), Front-wheel drive
Emission Standard
Euro 6
Euro 4
Engine
PY-VPS
Z19DTH
Engine | Bore
76.0 mm / 3.0 in
82.0 mm / 3.2 in
Engine | Compression Ratio
14.8:1
9.3:1
Engine | Displacement
1.5 L / 91.5 cu-in / 1499.0 cc
1.9 L / 116.6 cu-in / 1910.0 cc
Engine | Power
105.0 hp / 78.3 kW
150.0 hp / 111.9 kW @ 4000 rpm
Engine | Redline
6800 rpm
Engine | Specific Output
70.0 hp/L / 1.1 hp/cu-in
78.5 hp/L / 1.3 hp/cu-in
Engine | Stroke
82.6 mm / 3.3 in
90.4 mm / 3.6 in
Engine | Torque
270 Nm / 199.1 lb-ft @ 1600-2500 rpm
320 Nm / 236.0 lb-ft @ 2000-2750 rpm
Engine | Type
Turbocharged commonrail diesel inline-4 engine with 4 values per cylinder
Turbocharged commonrail diesel inline-4 DOHC engine with 4 values per cylinder
Transmission | Gears
6-speed
5-speed
Transmission | Type
Manual
Manual

Production

Availability
2016 ~ 2018
2005 ~ 2009
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