The 9-5 is being launched in saloon and estate form costing £28,000 and £29,000 on the road respectively with the 9-3 available as a three-door coupe, five-door hatchback or as a convertible starting at £26,000. Both automatic and manual variants are available. The availability of low down torque - peak torque on the 9-5 is 350Nm available between 1,900rpm and 4,000rpm and on the 9-3 it is 280 Nm between 2,200rpm and 4,600rpm - means that pulling power is immediately available at low and intermediate engine speeds helping overtaking manoeuvres and driving enjoyment.
Saab piles on the power for 9-3 and 9-5
21/09/1999 in NEWS