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2007 Saturn ION
2 Quad Coupe
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$14,790
10 listings nationwide

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2002 Saturn S-Series
3 Dr SC1 Coupe
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$13,545
8 listings nationwide

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Expert Reviews Reviews from CarGurus experts.

2007 Saturn ION
2 Quad Coupe

Saturn has put some finishing touches onto the Ion for the line's final model year in 2007. First, base model engines get a 5 hp boost to 145 hp. In addition, the Enhanced Performanc...

2002 Saturn S-Series
3 Dr SC1 Coupe

Taking its cue from the Soup Nazi in "Seinfeld," Saturn said no more S-Series wagons for you in 2002. More importantly, 2002 marked the last year of production for the S-Series. This m...

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

2007 Saturn ION
2 Quad Coupe
writes:
i think the car was great compared to my ford contour I had.
Front Seats Ranked 2007 Saturn ION 2 Quad Coupe worse.
"dont understand what u r asking..."
Would Buy Ranked 2007 Saturn ION 2 Quad Coupe worse.
"cause I like it..."
writes:
I bought this vehicle. Great price and runs like a top.... Thanks King Automotive.
55
2007 Saturn ION 2 Quad CoupeReview:

Fun To Drive At An Affordable Price. — IONs have a great design, from the inside handbrake to the exterior suicide doors. The performance i...

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

2002 Saturn S-Series
3 Dr SC1 Coupe
writes:
Great looking and rides really nice and is very good on gas.
185
2002 Saturn S-Series 3 Dr SC1 CoupeReview:

Reliable And Efficient — This was my first financed car. I was always happy with it, and it never left me stranded anywhere. ...

155
2002 Saturn S-Series 3 Dr SC1 CoupeReview:

A Great Car — I love the reliability and the price of insurance (dirt cheap) and love the gas mileage which is alw...

Primary Use: Family transportation

Specs

2007 Saturn ION
2 Quad Coupe
2002 Saturn S-Series
3 Dr SC1 Coupe
Powertrain 4-Speed Automatic
Drivetrain
FWD
FWD
FWD
Fuel Economy, City
21 MPG
23 MPG
25 MPG
Fuel Economy, Highway
29 MPG
32 MPG
36 MPG
Fuel Tank Volume 13 gal 12 gal
Engine
Fuel Type
Gasoline
Gasoline
Gasoline
Power
145 hp @ 5,600 RPM
100 hp @ 5,000 RPM
100 hp @ 5,000 RPM
Torque
150 lb-ft @ 4,200 RPM
114 lb-ft @ 2,400 RPM
114 lb-ft @ 2,400 RPM
Cylinders
4 cylinders
4 cylinders
4 cylinders
Compression Ratio
10:1
9.3:1
9.3:1
Displacement
2,200 cc
1,900 cc
1,900 cc
Bore x Stroke
3.39 in x 3.72 in
3.23 in x 3.54 in
3.23 in x 3.54 in
Safety
ABS Brakes Optional Optional
Driver Airbag Optional Standard
Passenger Airbag Optional Standard
Curtain Airbags Optional Optional
NHTSA Crash Test Results
Front Driver 5 stars 5 stars
Front Passenger 5 stars 5 stars
Side Driver 4 stars 3 stars
Side Rear Passenger 4 stars 2 stars
Rollover (pre-2011) 4 stars 4 stars
Comfort and Convenience
Sunroof/Moonroof Optional Optional
Air Conditioning Optional Optional
CD Player Optional Standard
CD Changer Optional Optional
Cassette Player -- Optional
Radio Optional Standard
Power Windows Optional Optional
Power Door Locks Optional Optional
Passenger Power Seats Optional Optional
Interior
Maximum Seating 4 seats 4 seats
Front Legroom 42.2 in 42.6 in
Back Legroom 32.7 in 31 in
Payload and Towing
Cargo Volume 14.2 cu ft 11.4 cu ft
Standard Towing Capacity 1,000 lbs 1,000 lbs
Maximum Towing Capacity 1,000 lbs 1,000 lbs
Exterior
Length 185 in 180.5 in
Width 67.9 in 68.2 in
Height 56 in 53 in
Wheelbase 103.2 in 102.4 in

Available Options

2007 Saturn ION
2 Quad Coupe
2002 Saturn S-Series
3 Dr SC1 Coupe

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