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Lajdziak Hints at More Saturn Hybrids

Jill Lajdziak talked to the Tennessean newspaper about the 2007 Vue Green Line hybrid SUV, unveiled yesterday at the North American International Auto Show.

Saturn Unveils 2007 Vue Green Line Hybrid

Saturn unveiled the production version of its 2007 Vue Green Line Hybrid at the 2006 North American International Auto Show in Detroit. The SUV is the first GM vehicle powered by a new, more affordable hybrid system, and its the first in a new line of fuel efficient vehicles to be sold under the 'Green Line' banner.

Red Line Sky to Pack 260 Horsepower

An alert SaturnFans.com visitor sent me an interesting tidbit of information with a published link to boot. The LA Auto Show website has revealed the horsepower and torque specifications for the Pontiac Solstice GXP roadster that is set to debut at that show in about a week.

GM Chief Envisions Stronger Saturn-Opel Ties

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Automotive News recently sat down with General Motors CEO Rick Wagoner to talk about the current state of the company and how "2005 began poorly, then worsened." Saturn was among topics that were discussed.

Saturn Vue Green Line Hybrid to Debut at NAIAS

MPH magazine's online web site reports that General Motors plans to unveil six new models, including two new concepts, at this year's North American International Auto Show in Detroit. Among them will be a pre-production version of the 2007 Saturn Vue Green Line hybrid, "one early example of Saturn's product revitalization," according to the magazine.

GM Shelves GMX002 Saturn Ion Replacement

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Sources say that General Motors has shelved the long-awaited Opel-based Saturn Ion replacement. The vehicle, rumored to be renamed 'Evoke' was believed to be scheduled for production at GM's Lordstown, Ohio manufacturing facility late next year.

GM Confirms Supercharged Sky

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AutoWeek reports that GM has confirmed a supercharged version of the 2007 Saturn Sky, Pontiac Solstice, and Vauxhall Lightning is in the works. According to the magazine, "Jon Lauckner, General Motors' global product planning boss, says the Vauxhall two-seater will come to market with a 2.0-liter supercharged four-cylinder." The engine will also be offered in the Sky and Solstice.

2008 Saturn Vue Clarifications

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Reports stating that the next-generation Vue will be identical to the Opel Antara GTC concept SUV unveiled at the Frankfurt Auto Show earlier this month may not have been completely accurate.

Next Generation Vue Revealed, 'Identical' to Opel Antara GTC

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Automotive News reports that the midsize Opel Antara sport-utility vehicle concept, unveiled today at the Frankfurt International Auto Show, is indeed the next generation Saturn Vue.

Interior of Antara GTC Gets an Unusual Mix of Colors and Materials

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The fascinating contrast between a luxurious, classy look and solid, muscular details also abounds in the interior of the Opel Antara GTC. Warm tones and the generous use of leather are caught up in a charming interplay with technical materials like carbon fiber (seat back), stainless steel and aluminum (cockpit).

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Outlook, Vue Engine Plant Receives Prestigious "Landfill-Free" Status

In celebration of Earth Day, Saturn posted some information about just a few of Saturn's latest environmental initiatives on the company's ImSaturn website yesterday.