For 2009, the Saturn Aura Hybrid midsize family sedan now offers Bluetooth connectivity as part of the optional Preferred Package. The Aura Hybrid features a small electric motor that starts the 2.4L four-cylinder gasoline engine and delivers additional power as needed. The gasoline engine produces 164 hp by itself and up to 169 hp when assisted by the electric motor. Teamed with a four-speed automatic transmission, the Aura Hybrid delivers smooth, seamless shift performance throughout its power range. Inside, the Aura's five-passenger interior exhibits an exceptionally high level of quality, and a premium trim package that includes soft leather seats is an option. Saturn Aura Hybrid EPA fuel economy ratings are 26 mpg city/34 hwy and 29 mpg in combined driving. Earning exemplary crash test scores, Aura Hybrid standard safety features include antilock disc brakes, stability control, the OnStar emergency communications system, front-seat side airbags and full-length side curtain airbags.