Saab 9-5 Turbo 1997-2012


June 21, 2013 By Mike Lee
Last updated on July 31, 2015
Saab 9-5 Turbo 2.3 HOT Aero (2001-2005)
Country
Sweden
Top Speed (mph)
155
0-60 mph
6.5
BHP
250 @5300rpm
Torque lbft
258 @1900-4000rpm
BHP per ton
164
MPG UK/US
32/27
Engine capacity CC/CU
2290/140
Engine type
Straight 4 Fuel Injection
Aspiration
Turbocharged
Compression Ratio
9.3:1
Valve Type/No
DOHC 16
Transmission (manual/auto)
Manual
No of speeds
5
Wheels driven
FWD
Brakes F/R
Disc/Disc
No. of Seats
4/5
Length (in)
190
Width (in)
70.6
Height (in)
58.1
Kerb Weight (lbs)
3344
Additional Info: Also available between 2001-2005 are a 150bhp 2.0t, 170/185/220bhp 2.3t’s with 0-60 in 7.5-8.7 secs, a 230bhp 2.3 HOT Aero with 0-60 in 6.5-6.9 secs, a 200bhp 3.0t V6 with 0-60 in 7.5 secs and a 176bhp 3.0 V6 TiD with 0-60 in 8.9 secs. Auto’s are noticeably slower.

 

Saab 9-5 Turbo 2.3HOT Aero (2005)
Country
Sweden
Top Speed (mph)
152-155
0-60 mph
6.5-6.9
BHP
256 @5600rpm
Torque lbft
258 @5400rpm
BHP per ton
163
MPG UK/US
31/26
Engine capacity CC/CU
2290/140
Engine type
Straight 4 Fuel Injection
Aspiration
Turbocharged
Compression Ratio
9.3:1
Valve Type/No
DOHC 16
Transmission (manual/auto)
Manual
No of speeds
5
Wheels driven
FWD
Brakes F/R
Disc/Disc
No. of Seats
4/5
Length (in)
190.6
Width (in)
70.6
Height (in)
57
Kerb Weight (lbs)
3465
Additional Info: Other 2005 on models include a 147bhp 2.0t, a 177bhp 2.0t BioPower with 0-60 in 8.1-8.6 secs, a 182bhp 2.3t with 0-60 in 7.9-8.4 secs and a 207bhp 2.3t BioPower with 0-60 in 8.1 secs. Auto’s are noticeably slower. Facelift in 2010 with new engines, including a 216bhp 2.0T with 0-60 in 7.7 secs for the manual and a 295bhp 2.8T XWD with a 0-60 time of 6.7 secs.

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