2008 Models

'08 Saturn Vue Green Line FWD Hybrid

2008 Saturn Vue Green Line

Shahed Hussain from the Velocity Journal reviewed the 2008 Vue Green Line hybrid and was impressed by the improvements Saturn made to the all-new model. "The second-generation Vue offers richer materials, tight panel gaps, and an uncluttered, attractive design," he wrote in his review.

Saturn's Sky Red Line Carbon Flash Special Edition

Saturn's Sky Red Line Carbon Flash Special Edition

Matt recently submitted photos of his new 2008 Saturn Sky Red Line Carbon Flash Special Edition. "You really cannot appreciate the color of the Sky in the pictures," he said to me in an email. "The Sky is fully loaded with 5-speed auto, monsoon stereo, and 6-disc CD changer."

Saturn Retail Sales Rose 9% in June

Saturn retail sales rose 9% in June, thanks in part to a special zero-percent financing sale that the brand offered during the last week of the month. However, overall sales for the month of June were down 12.8% compared to last year due to the sales gap created by the discontinued Ion sedan and quad coupe.

Zero-Percent Financing Incentive Extended

Saturn 72 Hour Sale

Saturn and General Motors are extending the zero-percent "72 Hour Sale" on select 2008 models that proved to be a successful way to boost sales in the last week of June.

Outlook Named One of the '10 Best' Cars For Families

Saturn Outlook Photos

Jacqueline Mitchell from Forbes.com recently compiled a list of the ten best vehicles for families. Leading the field in the large crossover category was the Saturn Outlook. Clever storage compartments, easy access to the third row, and impressive safety features were cited as some of the Outlook's best attributes.

2008 Saturn Outlook Print Ad

2008 Saturn Outlook Print Ad

I don't know when I started receiving "Dwell" magazine, and I don't know why. Neither my wife nor I can recall subscribing to it, but its been showing up in our mailbox every month. I'm guessing it was a gift, but I feel bad for not remembering who might have given me the subscription. Maybe I was on a mailing list and I'm now "test driving" the magazine for free for a few months...

MotoringTV Drives the 3- and 5-Door Saturn Astra

Check out this well done, fast-paced video road test of the 3- and 5-door Saturn Astra hatchbacks. The reviewer provides some insightful comments about the "much anticipated" Saturn, its notable competition, and a comparison between the two Astra models.

MotorWeek's Video Review of the '08 Saturn Asta

Watch MotorWeek's review of the 2008 Saturn Astra, or click here to read the transcript. "Saturn's current mission is to be the most European of all GM's US brands," says MW host John Davis. "Saturn's reincarnation as GM's most Euro-spec division is for real. The 2008 Astra, along with the new Vue, are compact European designs to the core. The Astra is a terrific match for families that already own a larger European luxury car, or would like to. Bringing the best of Opel to America is what a global GM should be doing, and we hope they keep it up."

Saturn's New Look Comes into Vue

Bob English from Canada's Globe and Mail newspaper recently reviewed the all-new 2008 Saturn Vue XR all-wheel-drive sport-utility. "As with all the new wave of Saturn vehicles I have driven recently," he said. "The Vue reflects a welcome, European-inspired approach to style, detail and driving dynamics."

2008 Saturn Astra Review

The Car Connection posted a different kind of review, mixing comments from different major auto magazines, websites, and blogs with their own. Overall, they liked the Astra's styling, standard and optional features, safety, comfort, quality, and performance. "The 2008 Saturn Astra is no speed demon," wrote the site, "but the taut suspension makes whipping the car through turns a true joy."

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PreVue Concept Showcases New Saturn Design Direction

The Saturn PreVue crossover concept – revealed at the New York International Auto Show – continues Saturn's ongoing product revitalization and provides a glimpse of future Saturn vehicle designs.