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Compare Saab 9-5 Wagon

Reviews

Neoscore
61%
Pros
  • Superb exterior design
  • Potent engines
Cons
  • Stuck with MacPherson struts in the front

Variants

2.0t
2.0t AT
2.3t
2.3T
2.3t AT
2.3T AT
3.0 V6

Capacity

Cargo Capacity
415 L / 14.7 cu-ft ~ 1490 L / 52.6 cu-ft
Coolant Capacity
2.0t7.4 L / 7.8 qt
2.0t AT7.4 L / 7.8 qt
2.3t7.4 L / 7.8 qt
2.3T7.4 L / 7.8 qt
2.3t AT7.4 L / 7.8 qt
2.3T AT7.4 L / 7.8 qt
3.0 V67.2 L / 7.6 qt
Engine Oil Capacity
2.0t4.0 L / 4.2 qt
2.0t AT4.0 L / 4.2 qt
2.3t4.0 L / 4.2 qt
2.3T4.0 L / 4.2 qt
2.3t AT4.0 L / 4.2 qt
2.3T AT4.0 L / 4.2 qt
3.0 V64.5 L / 4.8 qt
Fuel Capacity
70.0 L / 18.5 gal
Passengers
5
Payload
2.0t620 kg / 1367 lbs
2.0t AT620 kg / 1367 lbs
2.3t615 kg / 1356 lbs
2.3T615 kg / 1356 lbs
2.3t AT615 kg / 1356 lbs
2.3T AT615 kg / 1356 lbs
3.0 V6530 kg / 1168 lbs

Chassis

Brakes | Front
Ventilated discs
Brakes | Rear
Disc
Power Steering
Hydraulic Steering
Suspension | Front
MacPherson strut
Suspension | Rear
Multi-link
Tire Size
2.0t205/65 R 15, 215/55 R 16
2.0t AT205/65 R 15, 215/55 R 16
2.3t205/65 R15
2.3T215/55 R16
2.3t AT205/65 R15
2.3T AT215/55 R16
3.0 V6205/65 R15, 215/55 R16

Construction

Body Style
5-door Station Wagon

Dimensions

Size | Height
2.0t1492 mm / 58.7 in
2.0t AT1492 mm / 58.7 in
2.3t1497 mm / 58.9 in
2.3T1497 mm / 58.9 in
2.3t AT1497 mm / 58.9 in
2.3T AT1497 mm / 58.9 in
3.0 V61497 mm / 58.9 in
Size | Length
4808 mm / 189.3 in
Size | Width
1792 mm / 70.6 in
Track Width | Front
1522.0 mm / 59.9 in
Track Width | Rear
1522.0 mm / 59.9 in
Weight
2.0t1510.0 kg / 3329.0 lbs
2.0t AT1510.0 kg / 3329.0 lbs
2.3t1535.0 kg / 3384.1 lbs
2.3T1565.0 kg / 3450.2 lbs
2.3t AT1535.0 kg / 3384.1 lbs
2.3T AT1565.0 kg / 3450.2 lbs
3.0 V61650.0 kg / 3637.6 lbs
Wheel Size
2.0t6.5J x 15
2.0t AT6.5J x 15
2.3t6.5J x 15
2.3T6.5J x 16
2.3t AT6.5J x 15
2.3T AT6.5J x 16
3.0 V615 in, 16 in
Wheelbase
2703 mm / 106.4 in

Performance

Acceleration | 0 - 100 km/h
2.0t10.2 sec
2.0t AT12.5 sec
2.3t9.2 sec
2.3T7.2 sec
2.3t AT10.5 sec
2.3T AT8.5 sec
3.0 V68.7 sec
Acceleration | 0 - 60 mph
2.0t9.7 sec
2.0t AT11.9 sec
2.3t8.7 sec
2.3T6.8 sec
2.3t AT10.0 sec
2.3T AT8.1 sec
3.0 V68.3 sec
Fuel Economy
2.0t9.0 L/100km / 26.1 MPG (combined) | 12.6 L/100km / 18.7 MPG (urban) | 7.0 L/100km / 33.6 MPG (highway)
2.0t AT9.0 L/100km / 26.1 MPG (combined) | 12.6 L/100km / 18.7 MPG (urban) | 7.0 L/100km / 33.6 MPG (highway)
2.3t13.6 L/100km / 17.3 MPG (urban) | 7.7 L/100km / 30.5 MPG (highway)
2.3T13.9 L/100km / 16.9 MPG (urban) | 7.2 L/100km / 32.7 MPG (highway)
2.3t AT15.4 L/100km / 15.3 MPG (urban) | 8.4 L/100km / 28.0 MPG (highway)
2.3T AT15.1 L/100km / 15.6 MPG (urban) | 8.0 L/100km / 29.4 MPG (highway)
3.0 V611.3 L/100km / 20.8 MPG (combined) | 17.0 L/100km / 13.8 MPG (urban) | 8.1 L/100km / 29.0 MPG (highway)
Top Speed
2.0t210.0 km/h / 130.5 mph
2.0t AT205.0 km/h / 127.4 mph
2.3t220.0 km/h / 136.7 mph
2.3T240.0 km/h / 149.1 mph
2.3t AT215.0 km/h / 133.6 mph
2.3T AT240.0 km/h / 149.1 mph
3.0 V6230.0 km/h / 142.9 mph

Powertrain

Drivetrain Layout
Front-engine (transverse), Front-wheel drive
Emission Standard
Euro 4
Engine
2.0tB205E
2.0t ATB205E
2.3tB235E
2.3TB235R
2.3t ATB235E
2.3T ATB235R
3.0 V6B308i
Engine | Bore
2.0t90.0 mm / 3.5 in
2.0t AT90.0 mm / 3.5 in
2.3t90.0 mm / 3.5 in
2.3T90.0 mm / 3.5 in
2.3t AT90.0 mm / 3.5 in
2.3T AT90.0 mm / 3.5 in
3.0 V686.0 mm / 3.4 in
Engine | Compression Ratio
2.0t9.3:1
2.0t AT9.3:1
2.3t9.3:1
2.3T9.3:1
2.3t AT9.3:1
2.3T AT9.3:1
3.0 V69.5:1
Engine | Displacement
2.0t2.0 L / 121.1 cu-in / 1985.0 cc
2.0t AT2.0 L / 121.1 cu-in / 1985.0 cc
2.3t2.3 L / 139.7 cu-in / 2290.0 cc
2.3T2.3 L / 139.7 cu-in / 2290.0 cc
2.3t AT2.3 L / 139.7 cu-in / 2290.0 cc
2.3T AT2.3 L / 139.7 cu-in / 2290.0 cc
3.0 V63.0 L / 180.8 cu-in / 2962.0 cc
Engine | Power
2.0t150.0 hp / 111.9 kW @ 5500 rpm
2.0t AT150.0 hp / 111.9 kW @ 5500 rpm
2.3t170.0 hp / 126.8 kW @ 5500 rpm
2.3T230.0 hp / 171.5 kW @ 5500 rpm
2.3t AT170.0 hp / 126.8 kW @ 5500 rpm
2.3T AT230.0 hp / 171.5 kW @ 5500 rpm
3.0 V6200.0 hp / 149.1 kW @ 5000 rpm
Engine | Specific Output
2.0t75.6 hp/L / 1.2 hp/cu-in
2.0t AT75.6 hp/L / 1.2 hp/cu-in
2.3t74.2 hp/L / 1.2 hp/cu-in
2.3T100.4 hp/L / 1.6 hp/cu-in
2.3t AT74.2 hp/L / 1.2 hp/cu-in
2.3T AT100.4 hp/L / 1.6 hp/cu-in
3.0 V667.5 hp/L / 1.1 hp/cu-in
Engine | Stroke
2.0t78.0 mm / 3.1 in
2.0t AT78.0 mm / 3.1 in
2.3t90.0 mm / 3.5 in
2.3T90.0 mm / 3.5 in
2.3t AT90.0 mm / 3.5 in
2.3T AT90.0 mm / 3.5 in
3.0 V685.0 mm / 3.3 in
Engine | Torque
2.0t240 Nm / 177.0 lb-ft @ 1800 rpm
2.0t AT240 Nm / 177.0 lb-ft @ 1800 rpm
2.3t280 Nm / 206.5 lb-ft @ 1800 rpm
2.3T350 Nm / 258.1 lb-ft @ 1900 rpm
2.3t AT280 Nm / 206.5 lb-ft @ 1800 rpm
2.3T AT350 Nm / 258.1 lb-ft @ 1900 rpm
3.0 V6310 Nm / 228.6 lb-ft @ 2100 rpm
Engine | Type
2.0tTurbocharged multi-port injected petrol inline-4 DOHC engine with 4 values per cylinder
2.0t ATTurbocharged multi-port injected petrol inline-4 DOHC engine with 4 values per cylinder
2.3tTurbocharged multi-port injected petrol inline-4 DOHC engine with 4 values per cylinder
2.3TTurbocharged multi-port injected petrol inline-4 DOHC engine with 4 values per cylinder
2.3t ATTurbocharged multi-port injected petrol inline-4 DOHC engine with 4 values per cylinder
2.3T ATTurbocharged multi-port injected petrol inline-4 DOHC engine with 4 values per cylinder
3.0 V6Turbocharged multi-port injected petrol V6 DOHC engine with 4 values per cylinder
Transmission | Gears
2.0t5-speed
2.0t AT4-speed
2.3t5-speed
2.3T5-speed
2.3t AT4-speed
2.3T AT4-speed
3.0 V64-speed
Transmission | Type
2.0tManual
2.0t ATAutomatic
2.3tManual
2.3TManual
2.3t ATAutomatic
2.3T ATAutomatic
3.0 V6Automatic

Production

Availability
2.0t1997 ~ 2001
2.0t AT1997 ~ 2001
2.3t1998 ~ 2001
2.3T1999 ~ 2001
2.3t AT1998 ~ 2001
2.3T AT1999 ~ 2001
3.0 V61998 ~ 2001
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