Intro: Saab has released its first crossover, the all-new 2011 9-4X. The 9-4X combines a smooth road-going ride and commanding seating position with upscale features and distinct "Saab" styling.
Features: The 5-passenger 9-4X comes with features including standard leather trimmed seating, and an available rear-seat DVD player with flip-up seatback screens and Audio Video inputs.
Performance: The base engine for the 9-4X is a 3-liter V6, sending 265 horsepower through a 6-speed automatic transmission to the front wheels or available all wheel drive. The range-topping Aero trim gets a turbocharged 2.8-liter V6, sending 300 horsepower through a 6-speed automatic to full time all wheel drive.
Fuel Economy: Here are the highest and lowest EPA estimates for fuel economy:
Pricing: Base MSRP for the 2011 Saab 9-4X is $33,380. An Aero model starts at $48,010.
Warranty: The Saab 9-4X is backed by a 4-year, 50,000-mile basic warranty.
Summary: The 2011 Saab 9-4X blends modern utility with Scandinavian flair to deliver an upscale crossover with style, utility and off-road prowess.