(4.5) 13 reviews
MSRP: N/A
Body Style: Wagon
Combined MPG: 22-26
Engine: 185-hp, 2.3-liter I-4 (regular gas)
Drivetrain: Front-wheel Drive
2002 Saab 9-5

Our Take on the 2002 Saab 9-5

Our Take

Saab says the 2002 version of its midsize four-door sedan and its sport wagon companion promise to be “more contemporary, more appealing and more sporting to drive.” Changes are subtle, but front and rear styling has been updated to enhance the 9-5’s sporty character. The Swedish ... Read Full Report

6 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.