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Is Saab Turbo X fast?

Is Saab Turbo X fast?

The newcomer celebrates 30 years since Saab launched its first turbocharged car, and claims to be its fastest-ever production model. With its 276bhp 2.8-litre turbo V6 and hi-tech four-wheel drive, the 9-3 is a match for the Passat on paper.

How many Saab Turbo X were made in the world?

Here’s a photo of a rare 2008 Saab 9-3 Turbo X. I worked at one of GM’s combination Cadillac-Hummer-Saab dealers when these made landfall in the U.S. in the summer of 2007. It was kind of a big deal, as only 2,000 were built for the whole world — and of that, only 600 had been designated for the states.

What turbo in Saab turbo X?

At the heart of the X is a more powerful version of the Aero’s turbocharged 2.8-liter V-6. It makes 280 horsepower in the X, 25 more than in the Aero, by increasing its turbo boost from 8.7 psi to 11.6 psi.

Are Saab cars reliable?

Are Saabs Reliable: The Short Answer One of the main issues that Saab drivers have mentioned is the fact that Saab parts are sometimes difficult to come by, making it a hassle to get your hands on them. So, in short answer, yes, they are reliable but, they are not without issues.

Is the Saab 9-3 Turbo X all wheel drive?

Black is the only color for Saab’s limited-edition, top-of-the-line 9-3 with all-wheel drive. The 2008 Saab Turbo X, the first 9-3 model equipped with all-wheel drive, eclipses the Aero as Saab’s top-of-the-line 9-3.

How does Saab’s cross wheel drive system work?

Saab calls its system “Cross Wheel Drive” and abbreviates it as XWD. At a steady cruising speed, XWD sends more than 90 percent of engine power to the front wheels. Under acceleration or in low-grip situations, the system’s electronic brain sends torque rearward to enhance traction.

How much does a Saab Aero XWD cost?

You can order one now for £32,495 and expect delivery from April, or wait until this September for the series-production Aero XWD.

How big is the trunk of a Saab 9-3?

The Saab 9-3 can carry more than most cars in its class; it offers 15 cubic feet of trunk space in the sedan and 12.4 cubes in the convertible. The wagon offers 29.7 cubic feet of storage space with the backseat up, and 72.3 cubic feet with the rear seat folded flat.

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