(5.0) 9 reviews
MSRP: $5,536$28,192
Body Style: Sport Utility
Combined MPG: 18-21
Engine: 265-hp, 3.0-liter V-6 (regular gas)
Drivetrain: All-wheel Drive
Seats: 5
2011 Saab 9-4X

Our Take on the 2011 Saab 9-4X

Our Take

Saab's 9-4X hits dealerships after three years' buildup. Shown in concept form back in January 2008, the five-seater finally puts the Scandinavian automaker into the luxury crossover segment. The 9-4X shares underpinnings with the Cadillac SRX from onetime parent company GM. As such, c... Read Full Report

What We Don't Like

  • Headroom with panoramic moonroof
  • Backseat sits too low to the ground

Notable Features

  • Saab's first small crossover
  • Shares underpinnings with Cadillac SRX
  • FWD or AWD
  • Available turbocharged V-6
  • Available adaptive suspension

5 Trims Available

A trim is a style of a vehicle model. Each higher trim has different or upgraded features from the previous trim along with a price increase. Learn more about trims

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.


It’s important to carefully check the trims of the car you’re interested in to make sure that you’re getting the features you want, or that you’re not overpaying for features you don’t want.