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'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."

Spied: Opel, Saturn Meriva Prototypes Hit the Track

Yesterday, LeftlaneNews.com posted spy photos of what they believe to be the next-generation Opel Meriva five-door subcompact hatchback, which sources say could one day join Saturn's lineup in North America.

UAW Strikes Outlook Crossover Plant

From AutoWeek: Production of General Motors' trio of hot-selling crossovers - the Saturn Outlook, Buick Enclave and GMC Acadia - skidded to a halt on Thursday morning when UAW hourly workers struck a GM plant near Lansing, Michigan.

Walkout at GM Stops Production of Popular Models

From USA Today: Union workers struck a General Motors plant in Delta Township, Michigan, Thursday that makes some of GM's most successful and important vehicles, and were preparing to strike today at a plant in Warren that makes transmissions for most GM models, including the award-winning Saturn Aura and Chevrolet Malibu.

On the Road with the Upcoming Vue 2 Mode Hybrid

From ImSaturn.com: A couple of weeks ago, several other engineers and I spent a full day driving some Vue 2 Mode hybrid development vehicles on one of our final development rides throughout southeast Michigan. We had a good mix of city and highway driving during the day.

New Hatchback Praised as GM's Star Small Car

From Charleston.net: Climbing into the Saturn Astra, which replaces the Ion sedan, I close the door. Thunk. It closes with a solidity I rarely have experienced in a General Motors product. And the seats!

Meet the Next-Generation Saturn Aura

From MotorTrend.com: GM's European wing has officially leaked photos of disguised Opel Insignias on test. Insignia replaces the Vectra, which is the Saturn Aura's donor car. The Insignia will be revealed at the London Motor Show on July 22nd.

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Flashback Friday: Saturn "New in Town" Newspaper Ad

Flashback Friday: Saturn "New in Town" Newspaper Ad

Back in the early 1990's Saturn was still building out its retail network and when new stores opened, they often ran advertisements like the one above in local area newspapers. This particular ad was printed inside the pages of a newspaper in New Jersey on June 25, 1993 to announce the opening of Saturn of Toms River.