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2012 Saab 9-5 Aero XWD
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2012 Saab 9-5
Aero XWD
CarGurus Instant Market Value
N/A
2017 Lexus LS 460
AWD
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$48,600
26 listings nationwide

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Expert Reviews Reviews from CarGurus experts.

2012 Saab 9-5
Aero XWD
No Expert Reviews
2017 Lexus LS 460
AWD
William Maley Preview:

When the Lexus LS 400 debuted in 1989, it sent shivers down the spines of German and American luxury automakers alike. This sedan offered the same level of luxury as their models, but ...

User Reviews Reviews from CarGurus users who have driven or owned the car.

2012 Saab 9-5
Aero XWD
No User Reviews
2017 Lexus LS 460
AWD
writes:
Happy with LS460 and amazed with the ride.
Back Seats Ranked 2018 Lexus LS 500 worse.
"More room"
Value Ranked 2018 Lexus LS 500 worse.
"All inside features "

Specs

2012 Saab 9-5
Aero XWD
2017 Lexus LS 460
AWD
Powertrain 8-Speed Automatic
Drivetrain --
AWD
Fuel Economy, City --
16 MPG
Fuel Economy, Highway --
23 MPG
Fuel Tank Volume -- 22.2 gal
Engine
Fuel Type --
Gasoline
Power --
360 hp @ 6,400 RPM
Torque --
347 lb-ft @ 4,100 RPM
Cylinders --
8 cylinders
Compression Ratio --
11.8:1
Displacement --
4,600 cc
Bore x Stroke --
3.7 in x 3.27 in
Safety
ABS Brakes -- Standard
Driver Airbag -- Standard
Passenger Airbag -- Standard
Front Side Airbags -- Standard
Curtain Airbags -- Standard
NHTSA Crash Test Results
Comfort and Convenience
Sunroof/Moonroof -- Standard
Air Conditioning -- Standard
CD Player -- Standard
Radio -- Standard
Power Windows -- Standard
Power Door Locks -- Standard
Driver Power Seats -- Standard
Passenger Power Seats -- Standard
Interior
Maximum Seating -- 5 seats
Front Legroom -- 43.7 in
Back Legroom -- 35.8 in
Payload and Towing
Cargo Volume -- 13.9 cu ft
Maximum Payload -- 825 lbs
Exterior
Length -- 200.4 in
Width -- 73.8 in
Height -- 58.3 in
Wheelbase -- 116.9 in

Available Options

2012 Saab 9-5
Aero XWD

Exterior Colors

  • Arctic White
  • Black
  • Carbon Gray Metallic
  • Diamond Silver Metallic
  • Fjord Blue Metallic
  • Glacier Silver Metallic
  • Granite Gray Metallic
  • Java Metallic
  • Jet Black Metallic
  • Laser Red
  • Oak Metallic
2017 Lexus LS 460
AWD

Exterior Colors

  • Atomic Silver
  • Caviar
  • Eminent White Pearl
  • Liquid Platinum
  • Matador Red Mica
  • Nebula Gray Pearl
  • Nightfall Mica
  • Obsidian
  • Satin Cashmere Metallic
  • Ultra White

Option Packages

  • Radio: Mark Levinson Reference Surround Sound
  • Adaptive Variable Air Suspension
  • LED Low and High Beam with Smart Beam
  • Semi-Aniline Leather and Alcantara Upgrade Package
  • F Sport Package
  • F Sport Special Edition
  • Luxury Special Edition
  • Comfort Package
  • F Sport Comfort Package
  • Ultra Luxury Package
  • Blind-Spot Monitor with Rear Cross-Traffic Alert
  • Pre-Collision System (PCS)
  • Wheels: 19" x 8" 15-Spoke Alloy
  • Wheels: 19" x 8" Split 7-Spoke Alloy

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