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Saturn Aura
Saturn Aura
MSRP Range $22,655-$27,250 Trims3 Combined MPG 21-27 Seats 5

Showing the 2009 Saturn Aura pricing and photos


Model Overview

The current Saturn Aura is a midsize car that seats 5. It comes in 3 trims.

The Aura competes with the Mitsubishi Galant, Toyota Avalon and Subaru Legacy.

Our Take on the Latest Model

Our Take

Saturn's Aura midsize sedan gained a new base engine for 2008 - a 2.4-liter four-cylinder - which replaced the 3.5-liter V-6 as the base engine. The Aura is available in three trim levels: XE (four-cylinder), XE (V-6) and XR, as well as a hybrid version that is listed separately in the Cars.... Read Full Report

What We Don't Like

  • Interior quality
  • Extra-large steering wheel
  • Powertrain whine (V-6)

Notable Features

  • Four-cylinder or V-6
  • Six-speed automatic
  • Side-impact and side curtain airbags
  • Standard stability system
  • Optional OnStar Turn-by-Turn Navigation

Consumer Reviews


Average based on 114 reviews across all years

Most Recent Consumer Reviews
2007 Aura

Good looks hide problems

by Maddan from Muskegon, Mi. on May 14, 2017

A good driving car with exceptional performance with the 3.6l and 28 mpg to boot, but the drivetrain is problem plagued with timing cover leaks, and wheel bearing failure at 45,000 miles that cost th... Read Full Review

2009 Aura

My first and best car

by davcadix26 from on May 11, 2017

A reliable car that is a very good investment considering the price that I bought it for. It serves its purpose as a good commuting car and has nice and slick interior. The heated seats are especially... Read Full Review

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