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2009 Saturn Outlook

2009 Saturn Outlook

At a Glance

Pricing $30,320 - $36,145
Drive Types FWD, AWD
Engines 3.6l V6
Transmissions A6
Fuel Economy 16-17 (city), 23-24 (highway)

Our Ratings

Velocity Index 49

Overview Information

The handsome 8-passenger Outlook SUV was designed to outdo the ride and handling of its truck-based competitors. Second and third row seats fold flat for enhanced cargo capacity. FWD and AWD configurations are available with a 270-bhp or 275-bhp variants of the standard 3.6L V-6. A new 6T75-E 6-speed automatic offers 4% increased fuel economy over earlier 4-speed transmissions. The Outlook can tow up to 4,500 lbs. Safety features include six airbags, and include side-curtain airbags for all three rows. The rollover sensing system will activate the side-impact airbags as required to minimize occupant injury. The XR trim level sports an agreeable $32k base price. Add some common features like a a sunroof, leather seats, DVD entertainment system and the price can easily top $40k.

What Changed:

A new 3.6L V6 with variable valve timing and direct injection offers improved power and fuel efficiency.

Official Word:

The family friendly Saturn Outlook crossover provides the capability of an SUV with car-like style, efficiency and driving feel. For 2009, Outlook - which accommodates up to eight and their gear - gets a sophisticated new V-6 engine that provides more power without compromising fuel economy. The popular crossover includes other enhancements for 2009, including standard leather seating on the uplevel XR model and, for the first time, available leather seating on XE. Cabin comfort and...Read.

Model/Trim/Package Engine MPG VjI Base Price
Outlook XE 3.6l V6 (281-bhp) A6 FWD 17/24/20 42 $30,320
Outlook XE 3.6l V6 (281-bhp) A6 AWD 16/23/19 49 $32,320
Outlook XR 3.6l V6 (288-bhp) A6 FWD 17/24/20 42 $34,145
Outlook XR 3.6l V6 (288-bhp) A6 AWD 16/23/19 49 $36,145