The 2008 Saab Turbo X, the first 9-3 model equipped with all-wheel drive,
eclipses the Aero as Saab’s top-of-the-line 9-3.
Less than 600 sold in the U.S. as a four-door sedan
Turbo X comes in just one color: Jet Black Metallic
The all-wheel-drive system, XWD, wet-clutch pack engages the rear axle.
The Turbo X is also fitted with an electronic limited-slip rear differential (eLSD) that actively manages the torque split side to side.
ENGINE TYPE: turbocharged and intercooled DOHC 24-valve V-6, aluminum block and heads, port fuel injection
Displacement: 170 cu in, 2792cc
Power (SAE net): 280 bhp @ 5500 rpm
Torque (SAE net): 295 lb-ft @ 2150 rpm
TRANSMISSION: 6-speed automatic
Wheelbase: 105.3 in Length: 182.5- 183.2 in Width: 69.0-69.4 in Height: 56.4-60.6 in
Curb weight: 3750-3900 lb
PERFORMANCE (C/D EST, 6-SP MAN):
Zero to 60 mph: 5.8 s