Launch: November, Sweden and left-hand-drive markets.
Right-hand drive available in February 1999.
Platform: Saab 9-5
Segment: Premium station wagon
Competitors: Volvo V70/V90, BMW 5 series Touring,
Mercedes-Benz E-class wagon, Audi A6 Avant
Price range: From DM55,950 ($33,303) to DM75,450
($44,910) in Germany.
Engines: 2.0-liter turbo, 2.3-liter turbo, 3.0-liter V-6 turbo
Dimensions: Length 4805 mm; width 1793 mm; height
1496 mm; wheelbase 2702mm.
Standard: ABS, passenger and side airbags for front seat
passengers, active head restraints, hands-free
telephone system, headlamp wipers.