Saab 9-3 I 2.0 T (154 hp, petrol, 1998) - Technical data, specifications, characteristics

hatchback (liftback, fastback), 3 / 5 doors, 5 seats, dimensions: 4629.00 mm x 1711.00 mm x 1428.00 mm, weight: 1370 kg, engine displacement: 1985 cc, double overhead camshaft (DOHC), 4 cylinders, 4 valves per cylinder, max power: 154 hp @ 5500 rpm, max torque: 219 Nm @ 3600 rpm, acceleration (0-100): 8.80 s, max speed: 215 km/h, gears (manual/automatic): 5 / -, fuel type: petrol, fuel consumption (urban/extra urban/combined): 13.6 l / 6.9 l / -, tyres: 195/60 R15
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Manufacturer, series, model, years of production

Basic information about the manufacturer, series and model of the vehicle. First and last years of production.

ModelI 2.0 T
First year of production1998
Last year of production2002

Body type, dimensions, volumes, weight

Information about the body style of the vehicle, overall dimensions, weight, boot space and fuel tank capacity.

Body typehatchback (liftback, fastback)
Number of doors3 / 5
Number of seats5 (five)
Wheelbase2605.00 mm (millimeters)
8.55 ft (feet)
102.56 in (inches)
2.6050 m (meters)
Front track1452.00 mm (millimeters)
4.76 ft (feet)
57.17 in (inches)
1.4520 m (meters)
Rear track1442.00 mm (millimeters)
4.73 ft (feet)
56.77 in (inches)
1.4420 m (meters)
Length4629.00 mm (millimeters)
15.19 ft (feet)
182.24 in (inches)
4.6290 m (meters)
Width1711.00 mm (millimeters)
5.61 ft (feet)
67.36 in (inches)
1.7110 m (meters)
Height1428.00 mm (millimeters)
4.69 ft (feet)
56.22 in (inches)
1.4280 m (meters)
Minimum trunk/boot space capacity494.0 l (liters)
17.45 ft3 (cubic feet)
0.49 m3 (cubic meters)
494000.00 cc (cubic centimeters)
Maximum trunk/boot space capacity1314.0 l (liters)
46.40 ft3 (cubic feet)
1.31 m3 (cubic meters)
1314000.00 cc (cubic centimeters)
Curb weight1370 kg (kilograms)
3020.33 lbs (pounds)
Maximum weight1770 kg (kilograms)
3902.18 lbs (pounds)
Capacity of the fuel tank68.0 l (liters)
14.96 UK gal (UK gallons)
17.96 US gal (US gallons)


Technical data about the vehicle's engine - location, displacement, aspiration, cylinders, valves, compression, fuel, etc.

Type of fuelpetrol
Type of fuel systemmulti-point fuel injection (MPFI)
Engine locationtransverse, front
Engine displacement1985 cc (cubic centimeters)
Valve mechanism typedouble overhead camshaft (DOHC)
Type of aspirationturbo
Compression ratio9.20 : 1
Arrangement of the cylindersinline/straight engine
Number of cylinders4 (four)
Valves per cylinder4 (four)
Bore (the diameter of a cylinder)90.00 mm (millimeters)
0.30 ft (feet)
3.54 in (inches)
0.0900 m (meters)
Stroke (the length of a piston stroke)78.00 mm (millimeters)
0.26 ft (feet)
3.07 in (inches)
0.0780 m (meters)

Power, torque, acceleration, speed

Information about the maximum power, torque, speed and the revolutions per minute, at which they are reached. Acceleration time from 0 to 100 km.

Maximum power154 hp (horse power)
114.8 kW (kilowatts)
156.1 ps (metric horsepower)
Maximum power is generated at5500 rpm (revolutions per minute)
Maximum torque219 Nm (newton meters)
22.3 kgm (kilogram meters)
161.5 ft-lb (foot-pounds)
Maximum torque is reached at3600 rpm (revolutions per minute)
Acceleration from 0 to 100 km/h8.80 s (seconds)
Maximum speed215 km/h (kilometers per hour)
133.59 mph (miles per hour)

Fuel consumption

Information about the fuel consumption (urban, extra-urban, combined).

Fuel consumption (urban)13.6 l/100km (liters per 100 kilometers)
2.99 UK gal/100km (UK gallons per 100 kilometers)
3.59 US gal/100km (US gallons per 100 kilometers)
17.30 mpg (miles per gallon)
4.57 mpl (miles per liter)
7.35 km/l (kilometers per liter)
Fuel consumption (extra urban)6.9 l/100km (liters per 100 kilometers)
1.52 UK gal/100km (UK gallons per 100 kilometers)
1.82 US gal/100km (US gallons per 100 kilometers)
34.09 mpg (miles per gallon)
9.01 mpl (miles per liter)
14.49 km/l (kilometers per liter)
Fuel consumption (combined)-

Transmission, drive type

Information about the transmission (automatic and/or manual), number of gears/speeds and type of drive.

Type of transmissionmanual
Number of manual gears5 (five)
Drive typefront wheel drive (FWD)


Technical specifications about the type of steering and the vehicle's turning circle (turning diameter).

Type of steeringrack and pinion
Type of power steeringhydraulic
Turning circle diameter-


Information about the front and rear suspension of the vehicle.

Type of front suspension - shock absorber strut/damper
Type of rear suspension - coil springs


Type of brakes used on the front and rear wheels as well as presence of an ABS (anti-lock braking system).

Type of front brakesventilated discs
Type of rear brakesdiscs
ABS (anti-lock braking system)Yes


Type and size of the rims and tyres of the vehicle.

Rim size-
Tyre code195/60 R15

Compared to average values

The difference in percent between the values of some of the vehicle's characteristics and their average values.

Wheelbase- 2%
Front track- 4%
Rear track- 4%
Length+ 3%
Width- 4%
Height- 5%
Minimum trunk/boot space capacity+ 10%
Maximum trunk/boot space capacity- 5%
Curb weight- 4%
Maximum weight- 10%
Capacity of the fuel tank+ 10%
Engine displacement- 12%
Maximum power- 3%
Maximum torque- 17%
Acceleration from 0 to 100 km/h- 14%
Maximum speed+ 7%
Fuel consumption (urban)+ 35%
Fuel consumption (extra urban)+ 12%

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