2009 Saturn Vue Lineup

Saturn's Vue lineup consists of a wide variety of powertrains and trim levels. The compact sport-utility can seat up to five, and be equipped with either a front- or an all-wheel-drive system. Whether you are looking for the fuel efficiency of a hybrid, the performance of the Red Line model, or the comfort and convenience offered by the well-equipped XE or uplevel XR, there's a Vue in Saturn's lineup for you. Vue's broad lineup offers a wide range of powertrains, including a four-cylinder engine and four-speed transmission, as well as two V-6 choices mated to six-speed automatic transmissions.

  Engines Transmissions
  Ecotec 2.4L VVT 3.5L V-6 VVT 3.6L V-6 VVT 4-spd automatic
6-spd automatic
Vue XE FWD s s
Vue XE AWD s s
Vue XR s s
Vue Hybrid (Mild) s s
Vue Red Line s s

The all-new 2009 Vue 2-Mode Hybrid is not included in this table; it will be available mid-year at your local Saturn retailer. The 2 Mode Hybrid defies the notion that a compact SUV can't be both powerful and efficient. It is expected to deliver an estimated 50-percent fuel economy increase over the non-hybrid V-6 Vue XR, as well as a driving range of more than 500 miles. Saturn is the only brand to offer two different hybrid options on the same model.

Delivering an estimated 255 horsepower, the Vue 2 Mode Hybrid's 3.6L VVT V-6 engine with direct injection technology ensures there are no trade-offs between performance and fuel economy. Acceleration time from 0-60 is approximately 7.3 seconds, and the maximum towing load is 3,500 pounds – the same as the non-hybrid Vue XR. This direct injection engine uses regular unleaded fuel and represents one of the most sophisticated applications of its kind on a hybrid SUV.

Exterior and interior styling is based on the non-hybrid Vue, which was redesigned for 2008 with Saturn's new European-inspired design cues. The Vue is clean, sculpted and distinctively sporty, with tight wheel-to-body relationships, large headlamps and a sweeping upper profile line. The interior features materials that look and feel upscale, and even the base model is generously equipped.

In addition to the Vue 2 Mode Hybrid, Vue is available in XE and XR trim levels, as well as the performance-inspired Red Line model. A four-cylinder Vue Hybrid model features the more affordable GM Hybrid system, making Saturn the only brand with two hybrid choices on the same model.

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