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2009 Saturn Aura
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2009 Saturn Aura
Rob Feeman Review:

For drivers seeking a competitive, fuel-efficient, and reasonably pric...

The Good: Saturn emphasizes the Aura sedan's fuel efficiency for 2009, and for t...

The Bad: Some knock the '09 Saturn Aura's fit and finish, especially in the int...

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2009 Saturn Aura
GuruLX9WY writes:
A less known car that almost saved the Saturn division. Some possible common positives from GMs popular Malibu...
Power Ranked 2003 Toyota Avalon worse.
"Its a little smaller and lighter and the 4 cly is adequate with the right transmission and the 6 can be close to Avalon power with a lighter car for it to accelerate."
Front Seats Ranked 2003 Toyota Avalon worse.
"Personal preference - size and shape. A few Avalon s came with a 3 passenger old school bench. Most Avalons have normal 2 front buckets, more often leather with many power adjustments though certain Auras have that too and ones without it are pretty good and comfortable for a normal size driver."
Cargo Capacity Ranked 2003 Toyota Avalon better.
"Avalon has a huge backseat and trunk though an Auru is an ok average size in both those for most drivers."
Would Buy Ranked 2003 Toyota Avalon better.
"I am a little bit less of a risk taker and all things otherwise equal ( previous owners maintanance) most Models and Years Toyotas are the lowest risk of any cars for long term reliability and low ownership lifetime costs."


2009 Saturn Aura
Powertrain 4-Speed Automatic
Fuel Economy, City
26 MPG
Fuel Economy, Highway
34 MPG
Fuel Tank Volume 16 gal
Fuel Type
164 hp @ 6,400 RPM
159 lb-ft @ 5,000 RPM
4 cylinders
Compression Ratio
2,400 cc
Bore x Stroke
3.4 in x 3.8 in
ABS Brakes Optional
Driver Airbag Optional
Passenger Airbag Optional
Front Side Airbags Optional
Curtain Airbags Optional
NHTSA Crash Test Results
Front Driver 5 stars
Front Passenger 5 stars
Side Driver 5 stars
Side Rear Passenger 5 stars
Rollover (pre-2011) 4 stars
Comfort and Convenience
Sunroof/Moonroof Optional
Leather Seats Optional
Air Conditioning Optional
CD Player Optional
CD Changer Optional
Radio Optional
Power Windows Optional
Power Door Locks Optional
Driver Power Seats Optional
Passenger Power Seats Standard
Maximum Seating 5 seats
Front Legroom 42.2 in
Back Legroom 37.6 in
Payload and Towing
Cargo Volume 13.1 cu ft
Length 190.9 in
Width 70.3 in
Height 57.6 in
Wheelbase 112.3 in

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2009 Saturn Aura

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