2007 Saab 9-3 1.8t BioPower SportWagon Automatic

The 9-3 1.8t BioPower SportWagon is a motor car from Saab, with front wheel drive, a front positioned engine and a 5 door estate/station wagon body style. It is powered by a turbocharged engine of 2 litre capacity. This powerplant features double overhead camshaft valve gear, 4 cylinder layout, and 4 valves per cylinder. It produces 173 bhp (175 PS/129 kW) of power at 5500 rpm, and maximum torque of 265 N·m (195 lb·ft/27 kgm) at 2500-3500 rpm. The engine delivers its power through to the wheels by means of a 5 speed automatic transmission. It is claimed to manage a top speed of 210 km/h which is 130 mph, manufacturer claimed fuel consumption figures are 13.0/6.6/8.9 l/100km urban/extra-urban/combined, and carbon dioxide emissions are 214.0 g/km.

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2007 Saab 9-3 1.8t BioPower SportWagon Automatic information summary

What body style?
5 door estate/station wagon with 4/5 seats
How long?
4670 mm
What size engine?
2 litre, 1998 cm3
How many cylinders?
4, Straight
How much power?
175 PS / 173 bhp / 129 kW @ 5500 rpm
How much torque?
265 Nm / 195 ft.lb / 27 kgm @ 2500-3500 rpm
How quick?
0-100 km/h: 9.7 s
How fast?
210 km/h, 130 mph
How economical?
13.0/6.6/8.9 l/100km urban/extra-urban/combined
What carbon dioxide emissions?
214.0 CO2 g/km

Saab 9-3 models

4 door sedan/​saloon FF 6M 1910 cm3 160 PS 158 bhp 118 kW 119.0 CO2
4 door sedan/​saloon FF 6M 1910 cm3 130 PS 128.5 bhp 96 kW 119.0 CO2
4 door sedan/​saloon FF 6A 1910 cm3 160 PS 158 bhp 118 kW 153.0 CO2
4 door sedan/​saloon FA 6M 1998 cm3 163 PS 161 bhp 120 kW 193.0 CO2
4 door sedan/​saloon FF 5M 1796 cm3 122 PS 120.5 bhp 90 kW 183.0 CO2 1410 kg
5 door estate/​station wagon FF 5M 1796 cm3 122 PS 120.5 bhp 90 kW 185.0 CO2
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FF 5M 1998 cm3 175 PS 173 bhp 129 kW 206.0 CO2
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FF 5A 1998 cm3 175 PS 173 bhp 129 kW 233.0 CO2
4 door sedan/​saloon FF 5M 1998 cm3 175 PS 173 bhp 129 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FF 5A 1998 cm3 175 PS 173 bhp 129 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FF 5M 1998 cm3 175 PS 173 bhp 129 kW 184.0 CO2
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FF 5M 1998 cm3 150 PS 148 bhp 110 kW 206.0 CO2
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FF 5A 1998 cm3 150 PS 148 bhp 110 kW 233.0 CO2
4 door sedan/​saloon FF 5M 1998 cm3 150 PS 148 bhp 110 kW 178.0 CO2
4 door sedan/​saloon FF 5A 1998 cm3 150 PS 148 bhp 110 kW 205.0 CO2
5 door estate/​station wagon FF 5M 1998 cm3 150 PS 148 bhp 110 kW 184.0 CO2
5 door estate/​station wagon FF 5A 1998 cm3 150 PS 148 bhp 110 kW 214.0 CO2
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FF 6M 1910 cm3 150 PS 148 bhp 110 kW 169.0 CO2
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FF 6A 1910 cm3 150 PS 148 bhp 110 kW 189.0 CO2
4 door sedan/​saloon FF 6M 1910 cm3 120 PS 118 bhp 88 kW 147.0 CO2
4 door sedan/​saloon FF 6M 1910 cm3 150 PS 148 bhp 110 kW 156.0 CO2
4 door sedan/​saloon FF 6A 1910 cm3 150 PS 148 bhp 110 kW 177.0 CO2
5 door estate/​station wagon FF 6M 1910 cm3 120 PS 118 bhp 88 kW 149.0 CO2
5 door estate/​station wagon FF 6M 1910 cm3 150 PS 148 bhp 110 kW 159.0 CO2
5 door estate/​station wagon FF 6A 1910 cm3 150 PS 148 bhp 110 kW 179.0 CO2
Saab 9-3 Convertible -
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FF 6M 1910 cm3 180 PS 178 bhp 133 kW 154.0 CO2
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FF 6A 1910 cm3 180 PS 178 bhp 133 kW 184.0 CO2
4 door sedan/​saloon FF 6M 1910 cm3 180 PS 178 bhp 133 kW 149.0 CO2
4 door sedan/​saloon FF 6A 1910 cm3 180 PS 178 bhp 133 kW 177.0 CO2
Saab 9-3 SportWagon -
5 door estate/​station wagon FF 6M 1910 cm3 180 PS 178 bhp 133 kW 154.0 CO2

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2007 Saab 9-3 1.8t BioPower SportWagon Automatic data
bodywork
Body type4/5 seater estate/station wagon
Number of doors5
Designer
dimensions & weights
mminches
Wheelbase 2675 mm 105.3 inches
Track/tread (front) 1524 mm 60 inches
Track/tread (rear) 1506 mm 59.3 inches
Length 4670 mm 183.9 inches
Width 1802 mm 70.9 inches
Height 1498 mm 59 inches
Ground clearance
length:wheelbase ratio 1.75
Kerb weight
Weight distribution
fuel tank capacity 62 litres 13.6 UK Gal 16.4 US Gal
aerodynamics
Drag coefficient 0.33
Frontal area
CdA
engine
engine type turbocharged alcohol
Engine manufacturer GM
Engine code
Cylinders Straight 4
Capacity 2 litre
1998 cc
(121.925 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 86 × 86 mm
3.39 × 3.39 in
Bore/stroke ratio 1
Valve gear double overhead camshaft (DOHC)
4 valves per cylinder
16 valves in total
maximum power output 175 PS (173 bhp) (129 kW)
at 5500 rpm
Specific output 86.6 bhp/litre
1.42 bhp/cu in
maximum torque 265 Nm (195 ft·lb) (27 kgm)
at 2500-3500 rpm
Specific torque 132.63 Nm/litre
1.6 ft·lb/cu3
Engine construction aluminium block & head
sump wet sumped
compression ratio 9.5:1
Fuel system EFI
bmep (brake mean effective pressure) 1666.7 kPa (241.7 psi)
Maximum RPM
crankshaft bearings
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 499.5 cc
Aspiration Turbo E85 Ethanol
Compressor
Intercooler Y
Catalytic converter Y
performance
Acceleration 0-80km/h (50mph)
Acceleration 0-60mph
Acceleration 0-100km/h 9.7 s
Acceleration 0-160km/h (100mph)
Standing quarter-mile
Standing kilometre
Maximum speed 210 km/h (130 mph)
Power-to-weight ratio
Weight-to-power ratio
fuel consumption
Fuel consumption 13.0/6.6/8.9 l/100km urban/extra-urban/combined
universal consumption (calculated from the above)
litres/100km13.0/6.6/8.9 l/100km urban/extra-urban/combined
km/litre7.7/15.2/11.2 km/l urban/extra-urban/combined
UK MPG21.7/42.8/31.7 UK MPG urban/extra-urban/combined
US MPG18.1/35.6/26.4 US MPG urban/extra-urban/combined
Carbon dioxide emissions 214.0 g/km
Carfolio Calculated CO2 ?
VED band (UK) K
CO2 Effizienz (DE)
chassis
Engine position front
Engine layout transverse
Drive wheels front wheel drive  
Torque split N/A
Steering power assisted rack & pinion
turns lock-to-lock
Turning circle
Front suspension I.MS.ARB.
Rear suspension I.4Li.CS.ARB.
Wheel size front
Wheel size rear
Tyres front
Tyres rear
Brakes F/R VeDi/Di-S-ABS
Front brake diameter 285 mm
Rear brake diameter 278 mm
Braked area
Gearbox 5 speed automatic
Top gear ratio
Final drive ratio
general
Carfolio.com ID175076
Production total
Model code
Model family
RAC rating 18.3
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
2007 Saab 9-3 1.8t BioPower SportWagon Automatic added 2008-04-14.
Last modified 2013-02-28.