Model Compare

Comparing the "1998 BMW Z3" and "1998 Saab 900"

Overview

MSRP

$29,425

$24,500

MPG (Combined)

27

24

Engine

138-hp, 1.9-liter I-4 (premium)

185-hp, 2.0-liter I-4 (regular gas)

Transmission

4-speed automatic w/OD ,

5-speed manual

4-speed automatic ,

5-speed manual w/OD

Drivetrain

RWD

FWD

Seats

2

5

Consumer Rating

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Pricing

List Price

$29,995

$25,050

MSRP

$29,425

$24,500

Invoice Price

$26,015

$23,610

Destination Charge

$570

$550

Fuel Economy

Combined MPG

27

24

City MPG

23

21

Highway MPG

32

27

Convenience

Cruise Control

Standard

Standard

Adaptive Cruise Control

Not available

Not available

Compass

Not available

Not available

Illuminated Vanity Mirrors

Not available

Driver and passenger

Steering Wheel Material

Leather

Urethane

Gear Shift Knob Trim

Leather

Available: Leather

Tilt/Telescoping Steering Column

Not available

Standard

Clock

In-dash

Analog

12-Volt DC Power Outlet

1

1

Retained Accessory Power

Not available

Not available

Dome Light

Fade

Fade

Glovebox Light

Standard

Standard

Map Light

Not available

Front

Cargo Light

Standard

Standard

Cupholders

Front

Front

Programmable Garage-Door Opener

Not available

Not available

Voice Recorder

Not available

Not available

Tire Mobility Kit

Not available

Not available

Rearview Mirror

Day-night

Day-night

Rear Window Defogger

Not available

Standard

Floor Mats

Not available

Carpeted front & rear

USB Ports

Not available

Not available

Hands Free Auto-Opening Liftgate/Trunk

Not available

Not available

Proximity Key

Not available

Not available

Specifications

Length

158.5 "

182.6 "

Wheelbase

96.3 "

102.4 "

Front Track

55.6 "

56.9 "

Rear Track

56.3 "

56.8 "

Width

66.6 "

67.4 "

Turning Radius

16.4 '

17.4 '

Height

50.7 "

56.5 "

Horsepower

138 @ 6,000 rpm

185 @ 5,500 rpm

Torque

133 @ 4,300 rpm

194 @ 2,100 rpm

Fuel Tank Capacity

13.5 gal.

18.0 gal.

Bore and Stroke

3.35 / 3.29 "

3.54 / 3.07 "

Drag Coefficient

.41

.30

Curb Weight

2,701 lbs.

2,981 lbs.

Gross Vehicle Weight Rating

3,186 lbs.

Not available

Maximum Trailer Weight

Not available

2,000 lbs.

Passenger Volume

47 cu.ft.

90 cu.ft.

Front Legroom

41.8 "

42.3 "

Front Headroom

37.6 "

39.3 "

Front Hip Room

54.1 "

Not available

Front Shoulder Room

51.7 "

52.4 "

Rear Legroom

Not available

34.1 "

Rear Headroom

Not available

37.8 "

Rear Hip Room

Not available

Not available

Rear Shoulder Room

Not available

52.6 "

Maximum Luggage Volume

5.0 cu.ft.

49.8 cu.ft.

Interior Cargo Volume

5.0 cu.ft.

24.0 cu.ft.

Interior Cargo Volume Seats Folded

Not available

49.8 cu.ft.

Maximum Interior Cargo Volume

5.0 cu.ft.

49.8 cu.ft.

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