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1998 Saab 900
2 Dr S Convertible
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$36,945
2020 BMW 5 Series
530e Hybrid Plug-in iPerformance Sedan RWD
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$53,900

Expert Reviews Reviews from CarGurus experts.

1998 Saab 900
2 Dr S Convertible
No Expert Reviews
2020 BMW 5 Series
530e Hybrid Plug-in iPerformance Sedan RWD
Christian Wardlaw Preview:

BMW’s midsize sedan, the 5 Series, gets several changes for 2020. Standard equipment now includes keyless entry and engine start, digital instrumentation, and a next-generation infotai...

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

1998 Saab 900
2 Dr S Convertible
75
1998 Saab 900 2 Dr S ConvertibleReview:

You Either Love It Or Hate It! — Well firstly it's not a convertible, it's a Talladega, this application didn't have my trim on the o...

Primary Use: Sport/fun (spirited driving, track racing, off-roading, etc.)

2020 BMW 5 Series
530e Hybrid Plug-in iPerformance Sedan RWD
No User Reviews

Specs

1998 Saab 900
2 Dr S Convertible
2020 BMW 5 Series
530e Hybrid Plug-in iPerformance Sedan RWD
Powertrain 8-Speed Automatic
Drivetrain
FWD
FWD
RWD
Fuel Economy, City
18 MPG
20 MPG
--
Fuel Economy, Highway
24 MPG
26 MPG
--
Fuel Tank Volume 18 gal 12.1 gal
Engine
Fuel Type
Gasoline
Gasoline
Gasoline
Power
150 hp @ 5,700 RPM
150 hp @ 5,700 RPM
248 hp @ 5,200 RPM
Torque
155 lb-ft @ 4,300 RPM
155 lb-ft @ 4,300 RPM
258 lb-ft @ 1,500 RPM
Cylinders
4 cylinders
4 cylinders
4 cylinders
Compression Ratio
9.3:1
9.3:1
10.2:1
Displacement
2,300 cc
2,300 cc
2,000 cc
Bore x Stroke
3.39 in x 3.82 in
3.39 in x 3.82 in
3.23 in x 3.72 in
Safety
ABS Brakes Standard Standard
Driver Airbag Standard Standard
Passenger Airbag Standard Standard
Front Side Airbags -- Standard
Curtain Airbags -- Standard
NHTSA Crash Test Results
Front Driver 4 stars --
Front Passenger 4 stars --
Comfort and Convenience
Sunroof/Moonroof -- Standard
Leather Seats Standard --
Air Conditioning Standard Standard
CD Player -- Standard
Cassette Player Standard --
Radio Standard Standard
Power Windows Standard Standard
Power Door Locks Standard Standard
Driver Power Seats -- Standard
Passenger Power Seats Standard Standard
Interior
Maximum Seating 4 seats 5 seats
Front Legroom 42.3 in 41.4 in
Back Legroom 33 in 36.5 in
Payload and Towing
Cargo Volume 12.5 cu ft 10 cu ft
Standard Towing Capacity 1,000 lbs --
Maximum Towing Capacity 2,000 lbs --
Exterior
Length 182.6 in 194.6 in
Width 67.4 in 83.7 in
Height 56.5 in 58.4 in
Wheelbase 102.4 in 117.1 in

Available Options

1998 Saab 900
2 Dr S Convertible
2020 BMW 5 Series
530e Hybrid Plug-in iPerformance Sedan RWD

Exterior Colors

  • ALMANDIN Brown II Metallic
  • Alpine White
  • Azurite Black II Metallic
  • Black Sapphire Metallic
  • Bluestone Metallic
  • Carbon Black Metallic
  • Champagne Quartz II Metallic
  • Dark Graphite Metallic
  • Glacier Silver Metallic
  • Imperial Blue Metallic
  • Jet Black
  • Mediterranean Blue Metallic
  • Mineral White Metallic
  • Rhodonite Silver Metallic

Option Packages

  • Bowers & Wilkins Diamond Surround Sound System
  • Heated Front Seats
  • Dynamic Damper Control
  • Power Rear Sunshade
  • Rear-Seat Entertainment Professional
  • Ceramic Controls
  • Leather Dashboard
  • Plum Brown Wood Trim
  • Luxury Package
  • Convenience Package
  • Driving Assistance Plus Package
  • Executive Package
  • Harman/Kardon Surround Sound System
  • Individual Piano Black Finish Trim
  • Lighting Package
  • Luxury Seating Package
  • M Sport Package
  • Night Vision W/Pedestrian Detection
  • Parking Assistance Package
  • Premium Package
  • Black, Dakota Leather Upholstery
  • Black, Nappa Leather Upholstery
  • Canberra Beige/Black, Dakota Leather Upholstery
  • Caramel/Black, BMW Individual Full Merino Leather Upholstery
  • Cognac, Dakota Leather Upholstery
  • Ivory White, Dakota Leather Upholstery
  • Ivory White, Nappa Leather Upholstery
  • Mocha, Nappa Leather Upholstery
  • Multi-Contour Seats
  • Night Blue, Dakota Leather Upholstery
  • Smoke White/Black, BMW Individual Full Merino Leather Upholstery
  • TARTUFO, BMW Individual Full Merino Leather Upholstery
  • Dynamic Handling Package
  • Wheels: 19" X 8" FR & 19" X 9" RR V-Spoke
  • Wheels: 19" X 8" V-Spoke (Style 635)

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