Saab 9000 Technical Specifications
Hatchback, five doors, five seats, 1,302kg/2,870 lbs.
Four-cylinder transversly mounted, 90x78mm, 1985cc, compr: 9.5:1, 175hp @ 5,300 rpm, 273Nm @ 3,000 rpm
Overhead valves inclined, four cylinder, four valves per cylinder, dohc valve gear, twin chain driven ohc, aluminium alloy cylinder head, cast iron bored block, 5-bearing crankshaft, Bosch LH Jetronic injection, Garett T3 Turbocharger, water cooling with electric fan.
Front-wheel drive, five-speed gearbox, helical spur final drive, 4.2:1
Unitary steel body, independent front suspension, strut system, bottom wishbones, coil springs, rear suspension dead axle located by Panhard Rod with leading and trailing arms, coil springs, telescopic shock absorbers, Front hydraulic servo disc brakes, vent discs rear, diagonally split dual circuit braking, rack and pinion steering, 68 litre fuel tank, 195/60×15 tyres, 6″ rim.
Front Track 152.2cm/59.9″
Rear Track 149.2cm/58.7″
Ground Clearance 15cm/6″
Turning Circle 11.56m/37’11″
Max Speed 138 mph/222 kph
24.17 mph/38.8 kph @ 1,000 rpm
Acceleration 0-60 mph 8.3 secs
Standing Mile 15.9 secs
Average Fuel Consumption 22.7mpg