With an excellent ride and top-notch handling capabilities, the 2008 Saab 9-7X charges into 2008 with even better handling and ride quality. This four door, five passenger luxury SUV is offered in a 4.2i and a 5.3i model, with the 4.2i featuring a 285 horsepower 4.2-liter gas-powered inline 6-cylinder with a 4-speed automatic and AWD as standard, while the 5.3i features a 300 horsepower 5.3-liter gas-powered V8 with a 4-speed automatic and AWD as standard. Comfort and convenience features include AM/FM/CD/Satellite audio, navigation and a trip computer.Read more Read less
A new high-performance Aero model, with a powerful 390-horsepower V8, joins Saab's 9-7X lineup for 2008. Otherwise, 20-inch wheels are now available on all models and high-polished aluminum 18-inch wheels are available on 4.2i and 5.3i models. Two new exterior finishes are available: Cocoa Metallic and Carbon Flash Metallic (Aero only).
Interior comfort; luxury features; towing strength.
The 2008 Saab 9-7X is a truck-based sport-utility dressed up for the road, with a full roster of serious luxury-car comfort and convenience features. Yet it still has truck-like towing abilities, with a tow rating of up to 6,600 pounds. The sporty Aero model that's new for 2008, with its powerful V8 and performance-oriented attributes, broadens the 9-7X's appeal to those who might otherwise look to a more expensive model.