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Overall reader verdict 4 out of 5 stars

  • What's it like to drive
    3 out of 5 stars
  • Running costs
    3 out of 5 stars
  • Quality, practicality and equipment
    3 out of 5 stars

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39 reader reviews for Saab 9-3 Sport Wagon.
  • 1.9TiD 150 Vector Sport 5dr

    Guy Hudson , . Date: 03/08/2014
    • Overall verdict
      5 out of 5 stars
    • What's it like to drive
      5 out of 5 stars
    • Running costs
      3 out of 5 stars
    • Quality, practicality and equipment
      5 out of 5 stars
    • Average MPG
      50

    My car

    Having spent over 7 years driving nearly new Peugeot & Renault around the £6K price tag, the 6 year old Saab with 120K miles was quite a punt at £3K. Unexpectedly remarkable.

    My wife & I have called this car Puddles as it is severely underestimated, under appreciated, overlooked, and so much more beautiful and intricate if you look beyond bankrupt stigma.

    University of Cambridge suggest had Saab been financially able/allowed to produce their own parts on the same scale as VAG, BMW et.al they would of made a profit rather than a £9K loss on each car. Best car I have had...just wish I’d swallowed the pride sooner and bought Saab.

  • 1.9TiD 150 Vector Sport Annive 5dr

    Leigh McGough , . Date: 19/11/2013
    • Overall verdict
      3 out of 5 stars
    • What's it like to drive
      4 out of 5 stars
    • Running costs
      4 out of 5 stars
    • Quality, practicality and equipment
      5 out of 5 stars
    • Average MPG
      47

    My car

    Okay, have owned this car since May 2012. Initially had problems with the DPF - bought private so should have gone with my instincts - not about the car but about the DPF which which had been changed. I sorted the DPF out with a removal and recode of the ECU and it drives superb.

    I love the cabin quality - although mine squeaks a little... Satnav... Bluetooth phone... all superb.

    The seats are really comfy and the ride is super.

    I average 50+mpg on a motorway long distance run and its always over 44mpg on a combined cycle.

    My garage is a run by an ex Senior Saab Technician and I haven't had any major bills other than routine maintenance or maintenance appropriate for 100k+ modern diesel engines.

    Yes I would buy another one if Saab still existed but sadly I will be forced to look elsewhere... Its been my favourite car so far and believe me I have owned lots!

  • 1.9TiD 150 Vector Sport 5dr

    paul christofi , essex . Date: 12/02/2009
    • Overall verdict
      3 out of 5 stars
    • What's it like to drive
      3 out of 5 stars
    • Running costs
      3 out of 5 stars
    • Quality, practicality and equipment
      4 out of 5 stars
    • Average MPG
      33.6

    My car

    have had this car 30 months, great seats cabin and generous kit and really practical but a bit thirsty even for an anuto and a so-so ride. Overall a nice car and you wont see too many on the road.

  • 1.9TiD 150 Airflow 5dr

    Stuart Catchpole Date: 17/01/2009
    • Overall verdict
      4 out of 5 stars
    • What's it like to drive
      4 out of 5 stars
    • Running costs
      4 out of 5 stars
    • Quality, practicality and equipment
      2 out of 5 stars
    • Average MPG
      38

    My car

    Rear leg room poor especially when drivers seat in the furthest back position. Good car to drive, reasonable fuel ecconomy

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