The 4 cylinder engine has adequate power, although it won't win any races. No additional equipment is required. The 2009 Saturn Vue Hybrid comes in just one trim, which TheCarConnection. It was an important selling point at the time. A hybrid vehicle is first judged, appropriately, by its fuel economy. A large electric motor is connected to the crankshaft via a special accessory drive belt, with a modified automatic transmission fitted.
This is my 3rd Saturn and I have been searching for something comparable to replace it a year or so from now. On the outside, the Vue Hybrid looks a lot like the regular Vue models; its sheetmetal is smooth and rounded, but the overall profile is tall and arched, with a more carlike front end than the closely related Chevrolet Equinox and Pontiac Torrent. I am as happy with the vehicle now as I was when I purchased it. Top options include a sunroof, six-disc changer, leather heated seats, and a package that brings conveniences like heated mirrors, rain-sensing wipers, and heated windshield wiper nozzles. If something were to happen to it, I would not hesitate to purchase another one. Open Transport: The service provider will secure and transport the vehicle on an open trailer, generally along with other vehicles.
In Canada, according to Saturn, the Vue gets an estimated 8. Other Cars to Consider The is a good alternative to consider. This can be an affordable option for operable vehicles. I am constantly stopped in parking lots by people admiring the vehicle. I am very pleased with the space provided and the flexibility of the seating for hauling larger items.
However, it can't match the more refined performance and even better fuel economy of some other hybrids, resulting in a ranking near the bottom of both the and classes. Antoine, Ed Loh, Scott Mortara, Julia LaPalme, and I are going to need some seriously distillated java-juice to shake off our lunch-induced stupors and formulate some conclusions about these cars. What's more, several auto writers point out that the Green Line's affordable price may have a hidden cost. The service provider will transport the vehicle in an enclosed trailer protected from weather conditions and road debris. It's 178 inches overall, on a 106. Canada: General Motors Corporation and General Motors of Canada Limited, 2006, p.
While the 2009 Saturn Vue Hybrid clearly bests its conventionally powered sibling in this category, it still can't compete with the best in the class when it comes to handling, acceleration, or even ride quality. TruckCabinFilter selectedCabinList, null ; truckCabinFilter. What is not to like? If that's a problem, get an Outlook for the family. Inside, the Vue is nicely designed, and it would be a good vehicle either for young families or those who have issues with entry and exit, as the seating position is very easy to sit in, given the high roofline. Let's see, Eco-happy, Easy to park, fits a family of 5, their dog, and some groceries all within a budget. The from the and five-speed were initially offered, but starting in 2004, all six-cylinder Vues were equipped with 's 250-horsepower 190 kW engine and a transmission. Available engines include a 2.
The Vue Hybrid offered more space, better gas mileage and a nicer appearance than all the others - at a lower price too. The Escape Hybrid edges the Vue Hybrid with better performance and interior quality. The Vue's front seats lack good support and contouring, and there's unappealing hard plastic throughout the interior, but it's marked by plenty of storage cubbies and a simple, straightforward instrument-panel layout. I love my new truck and would recommend this to friends without hesitation. Upgrades included a redesigned interior with higher-quality materials, a new bumper and grille, and some minor cosmetic pieces to the exterior. I made one heck of a good choice!! So far, I have only had to do routine maintenance on it and it has never failed me.
Models without side airbags were given an overall poor rating. If you happen to glance under the hood of the 2009 Saturn Vue Hybrid, Cars. The gas mileage is excellent eats like a bird. Canada: General Motors Corporation and General Motors of Canada Limited, 2006, p. DoorsFilter selectedDoorsList, null ; doorsFilter.
The Escape Hybrid also has better fuel economy, though the Vue Hybrid has better safety scores. This was our third experience with Matt at Ramsey Auto Center. Appearance-wise, the 2009 Saturn Vue Hybrid looks similar to the standard four-cylinder and V-6 versions of the Saturn Vue. It also includes some special interior features as well, such as a higher quality audio system. If you haven't spent much time inside a late-model domestic vehicle, then you might be surprised at the turn Saturn has taken—the Saturn Vue Hybrid now offers one of the nicer interiors of any vehicle in this class.