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2002 Saturn S-Series
3 Dr SC1 Coupe
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$2,277
1 listings nationwide

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2010 Saturn VUE
XE
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$7,605
4 listings nationwide

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Expert Reviews Reviews from CarGurus experts.

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...

2010 Saturn VUE
XE
Michael Perkins Review:

The Saturn VUE very well may be the best option in the compact crossov...

The Good: Class-leading handling and controls put the 2010 Saturn VUE in a uniqu...

The Bad: Sluggish performance from its base engine and seats that seem inadequa...

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

2002 Saturn S-Series
3 Dr SC1 Coupe
5
GuruRR1RY writes:
Most reliable fun car Ive ever owned... hands down!
Cargo Capacity Ranked 2002 Honda Accord EX worse.
"Lots of room"
Family Car Ranked 2002 Honda Accord EX better.
"4 door as opposed to the 3 door smaller interior of the Sc2"
Kmcdaniel196 writes:
Great looking and rides really nice and is very good on gas.
225
STouchton 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. ...

2010 Saturn VUE
XE
Bigshooter1 writes:
Looks/Style Ranked 2008 Toyota Camry Solara SE V6 Coupe better.
"Just does!"
Value Ranked 2008 Toyota Camry Solara SE V6 Coupe worse.
"A guess only-4doors more practical than 2. Price& mileage would determine the ultimate choice "

Specs

2002 Saturn S-Series
3 Dr SC1 Coupe
2010 Saturn VUE
XE
Powertrain 4-Speed Automatic
Drivetrain
FWD
FWD
FWD
Fuel Economy, City
23 MPG
25 MPG
19 MPG
Fuel Economy, Highway
32 MPG
36 MPG
26 MPG
Fuel Tank Volume 12 gal 19 gal
Engine
Fuel Type
Gasoline
Gasoline
Gasoline
Power
100 hp @ 5,000 RPM
100 hp @ 5,000 RPM
169 hp @ 6,200 RPM
Torque
114 lb-ft @ 2,400 RPM
114 lb-ft @ 2,400 RPM
161 lb-ft @ 5,100 RPM
Cylinders
4 cylinders
4 cylinders
4 cylinders
Compression Ratio
9.3:1
9.3:1
10.4:1
Displacement
1,900 cc
1,900 cc
2,400 cc
Bore x Stroke
3.23 in x 3.54 in
3.23 in x 3.54 in
3.46 in x 3.85 in
Safety
ABS Brakes Optional Standard
Driver Airbag Standard Standard
Passenger Airbag Standard Standard
Front Side Airbags -- Standard
Curtain Airbags Optional Standard
NHTSA Crash Test Results
Front Driver 5 stars 5 stars
Front Passenger 5 stars 5 stars
Side Driver 3 stars 5 stars
Side Rear Passenger 2 stars 5 stars
Rollover (pre-2011) 4 stars 4 stars
Comfort and Convenience
Sunroof/Moonroof Optional --
Leather Seats -- Optional
Air Conditioning Optional --
CD Player Standard Standard
CD Changer Optional --
Cassette Player Optional --
Radio Standard Standard
Power Windows Optional Standard
Power Door Locks Optional Standard
Passenger Power Seats Optional --
Interior
Maximum Seating 4 seats 5 seats
Front Legroom 42.6 in 40.7 in
Back Legroom 31 in 36.9 in
Payload and Towing
Cargo Volume 11.4 cu ft 29.2 cu ft
Maximum Payload -- 1,173 lbs
Standard Towing Capacity 1,000 lbs 1,500 lbs
Maximum Towing Capacity 1,000 lbs 1,500 lbs
Exterior
Length 180.5 in 180.1 in
Width 68.2 in 72.8 in
Height 53 in 67 in
Wheelbase 102.4 in 106.6 in

Available Options

2002 Saturn S-Series
3 Dr SC1 Coupe
2010 Saturn VUE
XE

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