2000 Saab 9-3 Trims and Specs

Base Coupe
Original MSRP: $26,675
Air Conditioning Front air conditioning
Airbags Dual front airbags · Front side airbags
Audio System Antenna Type: power · Cassette · AM/FM radio
Brakes ABS: 4-wheel · Power
Convenience Features Cruise control · Power steering · Steering wheel: telescopic · Steering wheel mounted controls: audio
Exterior Features Front Air Dam · Rear spoiler
Instrumentation Tachometer
Lights Daytime running lights · Front fog lights
Mirrors Exterior mirrors: power, heated
Rear Seats Type: split-bench
Seats Front seat type: bucket · Upholstery: cloth
Security Anti-theft alarm system · Power door locks
Tires and Rims 15 Inch Wheels · Tire type · Wheels: alloy
Windows Front wipers: intermittent · Power windows · Rear defogger · Rear wiper
Price $26,675 MSRP
Body Style Coupe
Seating 5

Price

MSRP$26,675
Invoice$24,534

Safety

Driver AirbagStandard
Passenger AirbagStandard
Front Side AirbagsStandard
Rear Side Airbags--
Curtain Airbags--
ABS BrakesStandard

Amenities

Sunroof/MoonroofOptional
Air ConditioningStandard
Leather SeatsOptional
Power SeatsPassenger: Standard
Power WindowsStandard
Power Door LocksStandard
Navigation System--
StereoRadio, Cassette Player

Engines

Dimensions

Maximum Seating5 seats
Fuel Tank Volume17 gal
Front Legroom42.3 in
Back Legroom34.1 in
Wheelbase102.6 in
Length182.3 in
Width67.4 in
Height56.8 in

Cargo and Towing

Cargo Volume21.7 cu ft
Standard Towing Capacity2,000 lbs
Maximum Towing Capacity2,000 lbs
The 9-3 base coupe houses the 2.0 liter turbocharged inline four, which produces 185 horsepower and 194 pound-feet of torque. Buyers may choose between a five-speed manual transmission ... Read More
The 9-3 base coupe houses the 2.0 liter turbocharged inline four, which produces 185 horsepower and 194 pound-feet of torque. Buyers may choose between a five-speed manual transmission or an optional four-speed automatic. Mixed driving fuel economy is reported in the mid-20s (mpg). The Base Coupe comes standard with air conditioning, full power accessories, a cassette audio system and ABS, while items like a sunroof, leather upholstery and a CD player are extra.
Original MSRP: $27,175
5 national listings
Adds to Base Coupe:
No additional major features.
Air Conditioning Front air conditioning
Airbags Dual front airbags · Front side airbags
Audio System Antenna Type: power · Cassette · AM/FM radio
Brakes ABS: 4-wheel · Power
Convenience Features Cruise control · Power steering · Steering wheel: telescopic
Exterior Features Front Air Dam · Rear spoiler
Instrumentation Tachometer
Lights Daytime running lights · Front fog lights
Mirrors Exterior mirrors: power, heated
Rear Seats Type: split-bench
Seats Front seat type: bucket · Upholstery: cloth
Security Anti-theft alarm system · Power door locks
Tires and Rims 15 Inch Wheels · Tire type · Wheels: alloy
Windows Front wipers: intermittent · Power windows · Rear defogger · Rear wiper
Price $27,175 MSRP
Body Style Sedan
Engine 2.0L 185 hp I4
Seating 5
Fuel Economy
19MPG city
27MPG highway
Drivetrain FWD

Price

MSRP$27,175
Invoice$24,765

Transmission Options

Drivetrain FWD
5-Speed Manual
Fuel Economy
19MPG city
27MPG highway
4-Speed Automatic
Fuel Economy
18MPG city
23MPG highway

Safety

Driver AirbagStandard
Passenger AirbagStandard
Front Side AirbagsStandard
Rear Side Airbags--
Curtain Airbags--
ABS BrakesStandard

Amenities

Sunroof/MoonroofOptional
Air ConditioningStandard
Leather SeatsOptional
Power SeatsPassenger: Standard
Power WindowsStandard
Power Door LocksStandard
Navigation System--
StereoRadio, Cassette Player

Engine

2.0L 185 hp I4
Power 185 hp @ 5,500 RPM
Torque 194 lb-ft @ 2,100 RPM

Dimensions

Maximum Seating5 seats
Fuel Tank Volume17 gal
Front Legroom42.3 in
Back Legroom34.1 in
Wheelbase102.6 in
Length182.3 in
Width67.4 in
Height56.8 in

Cargo and Towing

Cargo Volume21.7 cu ft
Standard Towing Capacity2,000 lbs
Maximum Towing Capacity2,000 lbs
The 9-3 base sedan is powered by a 2.0 liter turbocharged inline four, which generates 185 horsepower and 194 pound-feet of torque. Fuel economy is estimated at 20/25 with the four-spe... Read More
The 9-3 base sedan is powered by a 2.0 liter turbocharged inline four, which generates 185 horsepower and 194 pound-feet of torque. Fuel economy is estimated at 20/25 with the four-speed automatic and 22/29 with the manual transmission.
Standard features at this level include air conditioning, full power accessories, a cassette audio system and ABS. A sunroof, leather upholstery and a CD player are among the options.
Original MSRP: $32,750
2 national listings
Adds to Base Coupe:
No additional major features.
Air Conditioning Front air conditioning: automatic climate control
Airbags Dual front airbags · Front side airbags
Audio System Antenna Type: power · Cassette · AM/FM radio
Brakes ABS: 4-wheel · Power
Comfort Features Shift knob trim: leather · Steering wheel trim: leather
Convenience Features Cruise control · Memorized settings: driver seat · Power steering · Steering wheel: telescopic
Driver Seat Power adjustments
Exterior Features Front Air Dam · Rear spoiler
Instrumentation Tachometer · Trip computer
Lights Daytime running lights · Front fog lights
Mirrors Exterior mirrors: power, heated
Passenger Seat Power adjustments
Rear Seats Type: split-bench
Roof Moonroof: power
Seats Front seat type: bucket · Upholstery: leather
Security Anti-theft alarm system · Power door locks
Suspension Sport Suspension
Tires and Rims 16 Inch Wheels · Tire type · Wheels: alloy
Windows Front wipers: intermittent · Power windows · Rear defogger · Rear wiper · Tinted
Price $32,750 MSRP
Body Style Sedan
Engine 2.0L 205 hp I4
Seating 5
Fuel Economy
19MPG city
27MPG highway
Drivetrain FWD

Price

MSRP$32,750
Invoice$30,019

Transmission Options

Drivetrain FWD
5-Speed Manual
Fuel Economy
19MPG city
27MPG highway
4-Speed Automatic
Fuel Economy
18MPG city
23MPG highway

Safety

Driver AirbagStandard
Passenger AirbagStandard
Front Side AirbagsStandard
Rear Side Airbags--
Curtain Airbags--
ABS BrakesStandard

Amenities

Sunroof/MoonroofStandard
Air ConditioningStandard
Leather SeatsStandard
Power SeatsDriver: Standard
Passenger: Standard
Power WindowsStandard
Power Door LocksStandard
Navigation System--
StereoRadio, Cassette Player

Engine

2.0L 205 hp I4
Power 205 hp @ 5,500 RPM
Torque 209 lb-ft @ 2,200 RPM

Dimensions

Maximum Seating5 seats
Fuel Tank Volume17 gal
Front Legroom42.3 in
Back Legroom34.1 in
Wheelbase102.6 in
Length182.3 in
Width67.4 in
Height56.8 in

Cargo and Towing

Cargo Volume21.7 cu ft
Standard Towing Capacity2,000 lbs
Maximum Towing Capacity2,000 lbs
The SE is the second tier for the three 9-3 sedan variations. The SE is differentiated from the Base by a more powerful turbocharged 2.0 liter inline four, which makes 205 horsepower a... Read More
The SE is the second tier for the three 9-3 sedan variations. The SE is differentiated from the Base by a more powerful turbocharged 2.0 liter inline four, which makes 205 horsepower and 209 pound-feet of torque. Additional features at this level include power seats, leather upholstery and a sunroof. A CD player remains optional.
Original MSRP: $38,570
Adds to Base Coupe:
No additional major features.
Air Conditioning Front air conditioning: automatic climate control
Airbags Dual front airbags · Front side airbags
Audio System Cassette · AM/FM radio
Brakes ABS: 4-wheel · Power
Comfort Features Shift knob trim: leather · Steering wheel trim: leather
Convenience Features Cruise control · Memorized settings: driver seat · Multi-function remote: keyless entry · Power steering · Steering wheel: telescopic
Driver Seat Power adjustments
Exterior Features Front Air Dam · Rear spoiler
Instrumentation Tachometer · Trip computer
Lights Daytime running lights · Front fog lights
Mirrors Exterior mirrors: power, heated
Passenger Seat Power adjustments
Rear Seats Type: split-bench
Roof Moonroof: power
Seats Front seat type: bucket · Upholstery: leather
Security Anti-theft alarm system · Power door locks
Suspension Sport Suspension
Tires and Rims 17 Inch Wheels · Tire type · Wheels: alloy
Windows Front wipers: intermittent · Power windows · Rear defogger · Rear wiper · Tinted
Price $38,570 MSRP
Body Style Sedan
Engine 2.3L 230 hp I4
Seating 5
Fuel Economy
18MPG city
27MPG highway
Drivetrain FWD

Price

MSRP$38,570
Invoice$34,575

Transmission

Drivetrain FWD
5-Speed Manual
Fuel Economy
18MPG city
27MPG highway

Safety

Driver AirbagStandard
Passenger AirbagStandard
Front Side AirbagsStandard
Rear Side Airbags--
Curtain Airbags--
ABS BrakesStandard

Amenities

Sunroof/MoonroofStandard
Air ConditioningStandard
Leather SeatsStandard
Power SeatsDriver: Standard
Passenger: Standard
Power WindowsStandard
Power Door LocksStandard
Navigation System--
StereoRadio, Cassette Player

Engine

2.3L 230 hp I4
Power 230 hp @ 5,500 RPM
Torque 258 lb-ft @ 2,500 RPM

Dimensions

Maximum Seating5 seats
Fuel Tank Volume17 gal
Front Legroom42.3 in
Back Legroom34.1 in
Wheelbase102.6 in
Length180.9 in
Width67.4 in
Height56.8 in

Cargo and Towing

Cargo Volume21.7 cu ft
Standard Towing Capacity2,000 lbs
Maximum Towing Capacity2,000 lbs
The Viggen is the top shelf 9-3 sedan. The 2.0 liter engine is swapped for a 2.3 liter inline four here, which provides 230 horsepower and 258 pound-feet of torque. A five-speed manua... Read More
The Viggen is the top shelf 9-3 sedan. The 2.0 liter engine is swapped for a 2.3 liter inline four here, which provides 230 horsepower and 258 pound-feet of torque. A five-speed manual is the only transmission pairing with this engine. The Viggen sedan comes standard with full power accessories, power seats, a sunroof, leather upholstery and air conditioning. All 9-3s come standard with ABS and driver and passenger front airbags.
Viggen Coupe
Original MSRP: $38,570
Adds to Base Coupe:
No additional major features.
Air Conditioning Front air conditioning: automatic climate control
Airbags Dual front airbags · Front side airbags
Audio System Cassette · AM/FM radio
Brakes ABS: 4-wheel · Power
Comfort Features Shift knob trim: leather · Steering wheel trim: leather
Convenience Features Cruise control · Memorized settings: driver seat · Multi-function remote: keyless entry · Power steering · Steering wheel: telescopic
Driver Seat Power adjustments
Exterior Features Front Air Dam · Rear spoiler
Instrumentation Tachometer · Trip computer
Lights Daytime running lights · Front fog lights
Mirrors Exterior mirrors: power, heated
Passenger Seat Power adjustments
Rear Seats Type: split-bench
Roof Moonroof: power
Seats Front seat type: bucket · Upholstery: leather
Security Anti-theft alarm system · Power door locks
Suspension Sport Suspension
Tires and Rims 17 Inch Wheels · Tire type · Wheels: alloy
Windows Front wipers: intermittent · Power windows · Rear defogger · Rear wiper · Tinted
Price $38,570 MSRP
Body Style Coupe
Engine 2.3L 230 hp I4
Seating 5
Fuel Economy
18MPG city
27MPG highway
Drivetrain FWD

Price

MSRP$38,570
Invoice$34,575

Transmission

Drivetrain FWD
5-Speed Manual
Fuel Economy
18MPG city
27MPG highway

Safety

Driver AirbagStandard
Passenger AirbagStandard
Front Side AirbagsStandard
Rear Side Airbags--
Curtain Airbags--
ABS BrakesStandard

Amenities

Sunroof/MoonroofStandard
Air ConditioningStandard
Leather SeatsStandard
Power SeatsDriver: Standard
Passenger: Standard
Power WindowsStandard
Power Door LocksStandard
Navigation System--
StereoRadio, Cassette Player

Engine

2.3L 230 hp I4
Power 230 hp @ 5,500 RPM
Torque 258 lb-ft @ 2,500 RPM

Dimensions

Maximum Seating5 seats
Fuel Tank Volume17 gal
Front Legroom42.3 in
Back Legroom34.1 in
Wheelbase102.6 in
Length180.9 in
Width67.4 in
Height56.8 in

Cargo and Towing

Cargo Volume21.7 cu ft
Standard Towing Capacity2,000 lbs
Maximum Towing Capacity2,000 lbs
The Viggen is the more expensive and more powerful of the two coupes. This coupe is powered by a 2.3 liter inline four, making 230 horsepower and 258 pound-feet of torque. A five-speed ... Read More
The Viggen is the more expensive and more powerful of the two coupes. This coupe is powered by a 2.3 liter inline four, making 230 horsepower and 258 pound-feet of torque. A five-speed manual is the only available transmission. The Viggen comes with all of the available 9-3 features, including full power accessories, ABS, power seats, a sunroof, leather upholstery and air conditioning. A CD player was optional this year.
Base Convertible
Original MSRP: $40,300
6 national listings
Adds to Base Coupe:
No additional major features.
Air Conditioning Front air conditioning
Airbags Dual front airbags · Front side airbags
Audio System Antenna Type: power · Cassette · AM/FM radio
Brakes ABS: 4-wheel · Power
Comfort Features Shift knob trim: leather
Convenience Features Cruise control · Power steering · Steering wheel: telescopic
Exterior Features Front Air Dam
Instrumentation Tachometer
Lights Daytime running lights · Front fog lights
Mirrors Exterior mirrors: power, heated
Rear Seats Type: split-bench
Seats Front seat type: bucket · Upholstery: leather
Security Anti-theft alarm system · Power door locks
Tires and Rims 15 Inch Wheels · Tire type · Wheels: alloy
Windows Front wipers: intermittent · Power windows · Tinted
Price $40,300 MSRP
Body Style Convertible
Seating 4

Price

MSRP$40,300
Invoice$36,746

Safety

Driver AirbagStandard
Passenger AirbagStandard
Front Side AirbagsStandard
Rear Side Airbags--
Curtain Airbags--
ABS BrakesStandard

Amenities

Sunroof/Moonroof--
Air ConditioningStandard
Leather SeatsStandard
Power SeatsDriver: Standard
Passenger: Standard
Power WindowsStandard
Power Door LocksStandard
Navigation System--
StereoRadio, Cassette Player

Engines

Dimensions

Maximum Seating4 seats
Fuel Tank Volume17 gal
Front Legroom42.3 in
Back Legroom33 in
Wheelbase102.6 in
Length182.3 in
Width67.4 in
Height56.8 in

Cargo and Towing

Cargo Volume12.5 cu ft
Standard Towing Capacity2,000 lbs
Maximum Towing Capacity2,000 lbs
The 9-3 Convertibles lose one rear seat. The Base comes standard with full power accessories, air conditioning, power seats, cruise control, fog lamps and leather upholstery. The 2.0 ... Read More
The 9-3 Convertibles lose one rear seat. The Base comes standard with full power accessories, air conditioning, power seats, cruise control, fog lamps and leather upholstery. The 2.0 liter engine provides 185 horsepower, and may be paired with a five-speed manual transmission or an optional four-speed automatic.
SE Convertible
Original MSRP: $43,825
6 national listings
Adds to Base Coupe:
No additional major features.
Air Conditioning Front air conditioning: automatic climate control
Airbags Dual front airbags · Front side airbags
Audio System Antenna Type: power · Cassette · AM/FM radio
Brakes ABS: 4-wheel · Power
Comfort Features Shift knob trim: leather · Steering wheel trim: leather
Convenience Features Cruise control · Memorized settings: driver seat · Power steering · Steering wheel: telescopic
Driver Seat Power adjustments
Exterior Features Front Air Dam
Instrumentation Tachometer · Trip computer
Lights Daytime running lights · Front fog lights
Mirrors Exterior mirrors: power, heated
Passenger Seat Power adjustments
Rear Seats Type: split-bench
Seats Front seat type: bucket · Upholstery: leather
Security Anti-theft alarm system · Power door locks
Tires and Rims 16 Inch Wheels · Tire type · Wheels: alloy
Windows Front wipers: intermittent · Power windows · Tinted
Price $43,825 MSRP
Body Style Convertible
Seating 4

Price

MSRP$43,825
Invoice$40,006

Safety

Driver AirbagStandard
Passenger AirbagStandard
Front Side AirbagsStandard
Rear Side Airbags--
Curtain Airbags--
ABS BrakesStandard

Amenities

Sunroof/Moonroof--
Air ConditioningStandard
Leather SeatsStandard
Power SeatsDriver: Standard
Passenger: Standard
Power WindowsStandard
Power Door LocksStandard
Navigation System--
StereoRadio, Cassette Player

Engines

Dimensions

Maximum Seating4 seats
Fuel Tank Volume17 gal
Front Legroom42.3 in
Back Legroom33 in
Wheelbase102.6 in
Length182.3 in
Width67.4 in
Height56.8 in

Cargo and Towing

Cargo Volume12.5 cu ft
Standard Towing Capacity2,000 lbs
Maximum Towing Capacity2,000 lbs
The SE HO Turbo Convertible gets a more powerful version of the 2.0 liter four cylinder engine, which generates 205 horsepower and 209 pound-feet of torque. Other additional features a... Read More
The SE HO Turbo Convertible gets a more powerful version of the 2.0 liter four cylinder engine, which generates 205 horsepower and 209 pound-feet of torque. Other additional features at this level include automatic climate control, an air dam, an anti-theft system, heated mirrors, and leather trim for the steering wheel and shifter.
Viggen Convertible
Original MSRP: $45,570
Adds to Base Coupe:
No additional major features.
Air Conditioning Front air conditioning: automatic climate control
Airbags Dual front airbags · Front side airbags
Audio System Cassette · AM/FM radio
Brakes ABS: 4-wheel · Power
Comfort Features Shift knob trim: leather · Steering wheel trim: leather
Convenience Features Cruise control · Memorized settings: driver seat · Multi-function remote: keyless entry · Power steering · Steering wheel: telescopic
Driver Seat Power adjustments
Exterior Features Front Air Dam
Instrumentation Tachometer · Trip computer
Lights Daytime running lights · Front fog lights
Mirrors Exterior mirrors: power, heated
Passenger Seat Power adjustments
Seats Front seat type: bucket · Upholstery: leather
Security Anti-theft alarm system · Power door locks
Tires and Rims 17 Inch Wheels · Tire type · Wheels: alloy
Windows Front wipers: intermittent · Power windows · Tinted
Price $45,570 MSRP
Body Style Convertible
Engine 2.3L 230 hp I4
Seating 4
Fuel Economy
18MPG city
27MPG highway
Drivetrain FWD

Price

MSRP$45,570
Invoice$40,945

Transmission

Drivetrain FWD
5-Speed Manual
Fuel Economy
18MPG city
27MPG highway

Safety

Driver AirbagStandard
Passenger AirbagStandard
Front Side AirbagsStandard
Rear Side Airbags--
Curtain Airbags--
ABS BrakesStandard

Amenities

Sunroof/Moonroof--
Air ConditioningStandard
Leather SeatsStandard
Power SeatsDriver: Standard
Passenger: Standard
Power WindowsStandard
Power Door LocksStandard
Navigation System--
StereoRadio, Cassette Player

Engine

2.3L 230 hp I4
Power 230 hp @ 5,500 RPM
Torque 258 lb-ft @ 2,500 RPM

Dimensions

Maximum Seating4 seats
Fuel Tank Volume17 gal
Front Legroom42.3 in
Back Legroom33 in
Wheelbase102.6 in
Length180.9 in
Width67.4 in
Height56.8 in

Cargo and Towing

Cargo Volume12.5 cu ft
Standard Towing Capacity2,000 lbs
Maximum Towing Capacity2,000 lbs
The Viggen is the only convertible to house the larger 2.3 liter turbocharged inline four. This small but potent power plant generates 230 horsepower and 258 pound-feet of torque, and ... Read More
The Viggen is the only convertible to house the larger 2.3 liter turbocharged inline four. This small but potent power plant generates 230 horsepower and 258 pound-feet of torque, and is only available paired with a five-speed manual transmission. The Viggen is set apart by additional features like keyless entry, tinted glass, a memory function for the driver seat and 17-inch alloy wheels.