(4.4) 9 reviews
MSRP: $258$7,630
Body Style: Hatchback
Combined MPG: 24-25
Engine: 185-hp, 2.0-liter I-4 (regular gas)
Drivetrain: Front-wheel Drive
Transmission: 4-speed automatic w/OD
2000 Saab 9-3

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This Swedish car company is now a subsidiary of General Motors, so it should not be a big surprise that GM's OnStar communications system is a new $895 option on 9-3 models. OnStar tracks a vehicle by global positioning satellites and automatically summons emergency help if the airbags depl... Read Full Report


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A Finnish-built sports car? With a roomy cabin and trunk? Named after a Swedish jet fighter? Now there's a concept! Saab has always been the iconoclast among the European automakers, and its position within the General Motors Corp. family is no different. The limited-production version of its bread-and-butter family car, dubbed the 9-3 Viggen, merely underscores the ongoing quirkin... Read full review for the 2000 Saab 9 3

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One of the best turbo's out there!

by Geist Saab lover! from Indianspolis, Indiana on June 22, 2006

I've owned this 2000 9-3 SE for 3 years and can say without a doubt that this is THE BEST car I've ever had! Great power, interior is clean and holds up well, great economy but yet definately drives l... Read Full Review

9 Trims Available

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Trims Explained

When talking about cars, “trims” is a way of differentiating between different versions of the same model. Typically, most start with a no-frills, or “base” trim, and as features are added, or a different engine, drivetrain (gas vs. hybrid, for example) or transmission are included, trim names change and prices go up.

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