• (4.7) 10 reviews
  • MSRP: $5,865$16,325
  • Body Style: Sedan
  • Combined MPG: 22-26
  • Engine: 210-hp, 2.0-liter I-4 (regular gas)
  • Drivetrain: Front-wheel Drive
  • Transmission: 5-speed automatic w/auto-manual
2011 Saab 9-3

Our Take on the 2011 Saab 9-3

The 9-3 is positioned as Saab's entry-level sedan, and it competes with the Audi A4, BMW 3 Series and Volvo S60. The 9-3 is available as a convertible, SportCombi (or wagon), sedan and a more-rugged wagon called the 9-3x. All models come with a turbocharged four-cylinder engine. Saab is now... Read Full Report

What We Don't Like

  • Confusing radio controls
  • Snug backseat
  • Slight turbo lag when Aero is pushed hard

Notable Features

  • 210-hp, turbocharged four-cylinder for all models
  • Sedan, convertible and wagon body styles
  • Front- or available all-wheel drive
  • OnStar with Bluetooth technology

2011 Saab 9-3 Reviews

Consumer Reviews


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From an SUV to a sedan

by Swede-ophile from Cleveland, OH on January 15, 2013

I purchased a 2011 Saab 9-3 and it has been a great car to transition from an SUV. Pros -Great gas milage. I fill up once every two weeks. It has save me so much in gas money. -Smooth performance. The... Read Full Review

8 Trim Levels Available

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2011 Saab 9-3 Safety Ratings

Crash-Test Reports


Great news! There are currently no known recalls on 2011 Saab 9-3.

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