The 2006 Saab 9-2X has a beautiful exterior and interior, but the transmission tends to fail based on some customer reviews. This car has similar features to the Subaru Impreza. Some consumers were pleased with how smooth the car was on the road. Although others didn’t share the same opinion. The 2006 Saab 9-2X has much of the familiar interior features in other Saab models such as the wood and leather trim and seat pockets in the rear. This car, like other Saab models, brings a luxury look at an affordable price and has good fuel economy. Drivers also like how this car has great safety features, making the Saab 9-2X a good choice for families.
Body Styles: five-door hatchback
Engines: 2.5-liter four-cylinder
Transmissions: five-speed manual transmission, four-speed automatic transmission
Models: Saab 9-2X 2.5i, Saab 9-2X Aero
In 2006, this model was discontinued after the dissolution of the business relationship between General Motors and Fuji. Saab was a subsidiary of General Motors, and General Motors had shares in Fuji.
The 2006 Saab 9-2X has 16-inch wheels as well as a rear defogger. The measurements for this car are 66.7 inches in width, 57.7 inches in height, and 175.6 inches in length. The front and rear tracks are 57.7 inches, and the wheelbase is 99.4 inches. The towing capacity is 1000 pound, and the curb weight is 3091 pounds. Overall, this car is a decent size and isn’t difficult to park in different spaces. The exterior also has a nice metallic finish.
The front head room is 39.7 inches, and front hip room is 53.3 inches. The front leg room is 42.9 inches, and the front shoulder room is 52.7 inches. Rear hip room is 51.9 inches, and the rear head room is 37.3 inches. The rear leg room is 33.7 inches, and rear shoulder room is 52.9 inches. It also comes with reading lights and vanity mirrors. The wood and leather trims also add a touch of class to the 2006 Saab 9-2X.
Performance & Handling
The 2006 Saab 9-2X has a 2.5-liter, turbocharged engine that produces 230 horsepower and 235 lb-ft of torque power. It is reliable, has excellent acceleration, and gets good gas mileage. The transmission appears a little outdated based on customer reviews. The turbocharged engine and horsepower offer great speed for the car and all the safety features work well. Customers weren’t too impressed with the car’s brakes or the low level of noise that was produced from the engine while driving. The suspension and wheel bearings on the 2006 Saab 9-2X operate well.
The 2006 Saab 9-2X comes with safety features such as child seat anchors, anti-theft alarm system, child safety locks, headrests and pretensions, as well as side and front airbags. This car also comes with child seat sensors, head protection, panic alarm, and a mounted stop light. In addition, it has side impact bars and an ignition disabler. Other safety features include low battery warning, low fuel warning, door ajar warning, oil pressure warning, brake fluid warning, and illuminated entry.
EPA Fuel Economy
Saab 9-2X 2.5i: 19/26 mpg city/highway
- Nice look of exterior
- Safety features
- Smooth drive
- Excellent horsepower and torque power
- Gas mileage and affordability
- Reliability and durability
You Won't Like
- Look of interior
- Shoddy transmission
- Occasional malfunctioning of brakes
Offers a luxury experience at an affordable price.
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