1997 Saturn SW

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1 reviews
Available Price Range $1,132-$3,808 Trims7 Combined MPG 32-33 Seats 4-5

Our Take on the 1997 Saturn SW

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To paraphrase a well-known quotation of Mark Twain, "News of the death of the small station wagon is highly overrated."Indeed, the small station wagon is alive and well in the form of the 1997 Saturn SW1 and upscale SW2 models. A derivative of the Saturn SL sedans, these station wagons offer versatility plus fun-to-drive characteristics at an affordable price.An SW1 runs a touch more than $12,0... Read Full Review

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Consumer Reviews

4.0 out of 5

Based on 1 reviews

Not fancy but a hard worker and cheap too

by Mechanical Engineer from Northern Vermont on May 31, 2007

Bought my SW2 from a Saturn dealer in 1999 with 62,000 miles. Just gave it up in 2007 at 193,000 miles. Extremely economical and reliable. Parts replaced in 8 years: muffler, horn, ignition coil, brak... Read Full Review

7 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.


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