Road Tests

Resurgent Saturn Has Appealing Vue

Frank Aukofer looks back at the history of Saturn, tracing the brand's steps that led up to the launch of the all-new 2008 Saturn Vue in this Washington Times review.

Great Style, Great Timing for Saturn's 2008 Astra

Editor Justin Pritchard calls out the Astra's great handling and steering, good brakes, good mileage, and high-quality interior in this review of the 2008 five-door Saturn hatchback.

Saturn Astra is Dynamic and Efficient

Canadian Automotive website Auto123.com praised both Saturn and GM in this road test review for making "virtually no compromises" when they decided to bring the popular Astra hatchback to North America. They "kept as many characteristics of the European Astra as possible."

Green Line Vue Has European Flair and Good Mileage

The Oregonian's Tom Kehoe takes a look at the hybrid Saturn Vue in his "Drive Time" column in the paper today.

'08 Vue is Golden

Tom Keane from the San Francisco Chronicle came away impressed with Saturn's new Vue Green Line hybrid after driving it for a week, calling it an "amazing vehicle" and "offers a lot for the buck."

Vue Hybrid Offers Reasonable Power

The Tampa Tribune recently drove Saturn's 2008 Vue Green Line hybrid and concluded that the "European-inspired and redesigned Vue sports bold looks that are coupled with reasonable power and a functional interior. The Green Line hybrid, in particular, should appeal to an array of buyers because of its fuel-saving capabilities."

2008 Saturn Astra XR 3-Door Road Test

The Velocity Automotive Journal recently put the 2008 Saturn Astra through its paces. They liked the car's "superb seats with excellent support," sport-tuned handling, and fuel economy.

Eight Vue Articles Added to the SaturnFans.com Links Directory

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Eight articles were added to the 2008 Saturn Vue section of the SaturnFans.com Links directory tonight. These Vue-related stories include road test reviews from New Car Test Drive, the Star Phoenix, and the New York Times.

Test Drive Saturn's New Lineup at the Atlanta-Journal Constitution International Auto Show

Consumers attending the Atlanta-Journal Constitution International Auto Show Thursday through Sunday, April 24-27 will have a unique opportunity to truly 'experience' the GM display by getting behind the wheel and test driving many of General Motors’ hottest new vehicles.

The 'Delightful' Saturn Astra

The folks at MarketWatch.com just got finished taking the 2008 Saturn Astra for a spin, calling it "one of the best gas sippers" they've driven. Check out their review.

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AutoPacific Says Saturn Sky, Vue Tops in Satisfaction for their Market Segments

AutoPacific Vehicle Satisfaction Awards

A study released today by noted automotive consulting firm AutoPacific summarizes the results of its 2008 model year vehicle satisfaction research. The Saturn Sky and Vue were awarded the highest satisfaction ratings in their respective market segments. AutoPacific's Vehicle Satisfaction Award (VSA) is an industry benchmark for objectively measuring how satisfied an owner is with their new passenger car or light truck.