The Saturn Aura is an excellent choice among midsize sedans. It's modern and fresh, with European character and aesthetic flair....
With an affordable price, 5-star-safety rating and fresh styling, Saturn has positioned the mid-size Aura sedan to take on a growing field of domestic and imported family haulers.
The Aura offers a well-appointed interior that comes with standard Bluetooth connectivity for 2009. The up-rated Aura XR's premium trim package comes equipped with heated front seats and Monaco brown leather interior.
The base engine on the Aura is a 169 horsepower 2.4-liter inline-4, while the XR trim is available with a 252 horsepower 3.6-liter V6. Power is sent to the front wheels through a 6-speed automatic transmission.
Fuel economy for the Aura ranges from 17 miles per gallon city, up to an impressive 33 miles per gallon highway with the smaller engine.
Base MSRP for the 2009 Saturn Aura is $22,655. A fully loaded XR V6 model will top out at around $30,000. The Aura is backed by a 5-year, 100,000-mile powertrain warranty.
Reasonably priced and sharply styled, the 2009 Saturn Aura delivers comfort, safety and performance in a family car that's also fun to drive.