2010 Saturn Aura: Changes for ’10

New Features

  • XV model
  • (98U) White Diamond Tricoat exterior color
  • (GHA) Tungsten exterior color
  • Introduction of 5 new models, XV, XR-L, XR-L Premium, XR-L V6 and XR-L V6 Premium
  • Introduction of 1SB and 1SP Equipment Groups
  • (DP2) outside, power-adjustable Black folding mirrors (XV only)
  • (KTI) Tire inflation kit
  • (LE9) ECOTEC 2.4L Variable Valve Timing DOHC 4-cylinder SFI FlexFuel capable engine (Fleet and Government order types only)

Changes

  • (A51) Front bucket seats with manual lumbar and adjustable head restraints has changed to RPO Code (AS5) and now has power lumbar
  • (AEC) Windows, driver Express-Down only (standard on XV and XE)
  • (QGG) P215/55R17 touring, blackwall tires have been replaced by (QAD) P225/50R17 touring, blackwall tires

Deletions

  • (PDD) Enhanced Convenience Package
  • (PCM) Preferred Package
  • (US9) AM/FM stereo with CD player and MP3 playback
  • (A8W) LPO, All Season Package
  • Side marker repeater lamps
  • (75U) Techno Gray exterior color
  • (78U) Ocean Mist exterior color
  • (92U) Silver Moss exterior color

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