2008 Models

General Motors Delivers 17 2008 Models That Get 30 MPG or Better on the Highway

GM Fuel Economy Logo

From nicely equipped entry subcompacts to award-winning midsize sedans and a capable, compact SUV, General Motors offers plenty of choices for consumers who want to wring more miles out of a gallon of gas. Seventeen 2008 GM models – more than any other automaker – achieve EPA fuel economy of 30 miles per gallon or higher.

Project Runway Vignette: Alison Kelly Rethinks Design with the Saturn Aura

Saturn invited Project Runway Season 3 designer Alison Kelly to "design an outfit inspired by the Saturn Aura." Kelly explained that "the modern lines of the Aura inspired me to make a sophisticated and chic dress." See how it's shape, style, and even wide-open sunroof, influenced her design. The video comes courtesy of Bravo.

2008 Saturn Vue Hybrid Print Ad

2008 Saturn Vue Hybrid Print Ad

This two-page print ad from the July 2008 issue of 'Southern Living' magazine explains to readers how they can "go green without going broke" in the 2008 Saturn Vue Hybrid... the most affordable hybrid sport-utility.

Lajdziak: Saturn Optimistic about Future as Fuel Efficiency Takes Center Stage

Despite all of the negative rumors and predictions in the media, Saturn is upbeat about its future. While no all-new products are currently slated for the brand during the next two years, Saturn should still be well positioned for the future, as its lineup was just completely overhauled from top to bottom.

Pucker Up: Saturn Fans Invited to "Kiss My Astra" in Online Photo Contest

Kiss My Astra

While the website has been online for a few days, Saturn officially launched the "Kiss My Astra" national photo contest earlier today, offering Saturn fans an opportunity to show just how much they would love to win a new Saturn Astra. Contestants can kiss their own Astra, a friend's Astra, or drop by any Saturn retailer and kiss their Astra, and then upload a photo of the kiss at www.ImSaturn.com. The contestant with the funniest, most creative photo – as selected by the online Saturn community – will win a 2008 Saturn XR 5-door.

Even Bob Lutz entered some photos!

Video: FoxNews.com Climbs Mt. Washington in the Saturn Vue Hybrid

Gary Gastelu from FoxNews.com's Car Report recently drove a 2008 Saturn Vue Green Line hybrid to New Hampshire's Mt. Washington, the highest point in the northeast United States. "Drivers come from across the country to see if their vehicles can make the climb up to the 6288 foot summit," he said. "Today is Alternative Energy day here, so we brought the Saturn Vue hybrid ... and we're going to see if green can get to the top."

Project Runway Vignette: Kit Pistol Rethinks Design with the Saturn Astra 3-Door XR

Saturn asked former Project Runway designer Kit Pistol to "design an outfit inspired by the Saturn Astra 3-door." See what she found most intriguing about the Astra, and how it's shape and style impacted her design. Significantly, she found ideas both inside and out of the Astra. The video comes courtesy of Bravo TV.

Astra Ranks Among the J.D. Power Automotive Environmental Index Top 30

While most automotive manufacturers have shifted production to focus on smaller vehicles, nearly 70 percent of consumers say they want manufacturers to invest more in existing and emerging powertrain technologies, according to the J.D. Power and Associates 2008 Alternative Powertrain Study released today.

Redline Sky a "Ton of Fun for the Buck"

The Texas Tribune put the spotlight on the 2008 Saturn Sky Red Line in yesterday's edition, while drooling over the car's drop-dead gorgeous looks, "polished" interior, and handling that's "unheard" of in its price range. Were there any drawbacks?

Enter to Win: 25th Anniversary Bon Jovi Saturn Outlook Sweepstakes

Bon Jovi Sweepstakes

Saturn and Bon Jovi are promoting a sweepstakes celebrating the 25th Anniversary of Bon Jovi. One winner will be chosen at random to receive a 2008 Saturn "Bon Jovi Special Edition" Outlook worth $54,945, along with Bon Jovi merchandise, including autographed Floyd Rose Guitar, past Concert Posters and Gold Plated LP's, and a selection of Bon Jovi Memorabilia and other Saturn goodies. The approximate retail value of merchandise is $2,959, bringing the grand total of the prize to be more than $57,000! So what are you waiting for? Head on over to ImSaturn to complete and submit the official entry form. All entries must be received by 11:59pm ET on September 15, 2008.

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Saturn Astra to Join Lineup in Late 2007

Saturn confirmed today that it will add the Astra compact car to its lineup late in 2007, marking an important stage in its product revitalization plan. When the 2008 Astra joins the Sky, Aura, Outlook and all-new Vue, no Saturn will have been in the market more than 20 months, giving the brand one of the freshest product lineups in the industry.