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2008 SAAB Product Guide

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2008 9-3

  • Deleted exterior color: Lime Yellow Metallic on Convertibles
  • Deleted exterior color: Silver Metallic on all models
New Features
  • New color: Saffron Yellow available on Convertibles only. Not available at start of production.
  • New color: (02V) Pepper Green Metallic
  • New color: (05U) Snow Silver Metallic
  • Bose surround sound system available on Sport Sedan and SportCombi (optional on 2.0T, standard on Aero-not available at start of production)
  • All new exterior: All 9-3 models feature a new hood, front fenders, front & rear bumpers, front grill, headlamps, tail lamps and new doors
  • Quiet package to reduce road noise
  • OnStar standard on all models
  • XM Satellite Radio standard on all models
  • Rain-sensing wipers standard on all models
  • Tire pressure monitor system standard on all models
  • 16" 14-spoke alloy wheels on 2.0T models
  • 17" 5-spoke low-split alloy wheels on Aero models
  • 255 hp on Aero V6 Turbo
  • Xenon cornering headlamps standard on Aero, optional on 2.0T
  • Black Leather replaces Gray Leather
  • Remote open for convertible top standard
  • Revised Premium Package
  • Revised Touring Package
  • Moonroof package w/remote open and express close (Standard on Aero)


2008 9-5
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  • (1CU) Silver Metallic exterior color
  • (1IU) Chili Red Metallic exterior color
  • (1QU) Smoke Beige Metallic exterior color
  • (1XU) Nocturne Blue Metallic exterior color
  • (1OU) Parchment Silver Metallic exterior color
  • (A51) Seats, front leather-appointed
New Features
  • Aero Package option adds a 17" 5-spoke high-split alloy wheel
  • 02U Pepper Green Metallic exterior color
  • 05U Snow Silver Metallic exterior color
  • (W9Z) Semi-Aniline Leather upholstery
  • (CE1) rain-sensing wipers standard
  • Power folding outside mirrors added to Visibility Package


2008 9-7X
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New Features

  • (QF8) 18" x 8" (45.7 cm x 20.3 cm) high-polished aluminum wheels
  • (81U) Cocoa Metallic exterior paint color

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How much longer until the new 9-5 arrives? I want to see a new Snabb (= 'fast'/'quick' in Swedish) :smilewide:

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Nothing about the 280HP Black Turbo or AWD?

yeah i was looking forward for that to be in the additions :hissyfit:

How much longer until the new 9-5 arrives? I want to see a new Snabb (= 'fast'/'quick' in Swedish) :smilewide:

2009 for the 9-5 and 2010 for the 9-3 if they keep to the schedule. I hope that they step it up though! Saab needs a total revival/refresh!

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