2003 Saab 9-5

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18 reviews
Available Price Range $994-$6,106 Trims6 Combined MPG 22-26 Seats 5

Our Take on the 2003 Saab 9-5

Our Take

Saab’s midsize front-wheel-drive 9-5 sedan and wagon earned subtle changes for the 2002 model year by getting styling updates to enhance the 9-5’s sporty character. The Swedish automaker... Read Full Report


Our Expert Reviews

It's probably about time for the Saab flagship to slide unobtrusively out the back door. The 9-5 was introduced in 1999 - Ordovician Age in car terms - and though it received a fairly thorough "refresh" last year, it goes up against a raft of more compelling choices. But I'll say one thing for Saab: Even though they've gone to a more conventional exterior appearance than once was... Read Full Review

Consumer Reviews

3.9 out of 5

Based on 18 reviews

fun family luxury car

by cruzer from on April 8, 2012

never get tired of driving this car, great handling and an excellent stereo system. Comfortable on long trips and easy to get some speeding tickets.

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.


Crash-Test Reports


There are currently 4 recalls for this car.

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