There’s nothing like taking a joyride off the beaten path, but being secure in the vehicle while going on that jaunt adds something to the excursion. The new 2008 Saturn Vue XR AWD has the best of both worlds, with its off-road capabilities and standard safety and security features.
The ‘08 Vue XR AWD is equipped with a 3.6-liter, V6 DOHC engine that generates 257-horse power and uses a six-sped automatic transmission and Variable Valve Timing. There’s also TAPShift manual shift control, which lets the driver be more in control of easing the vehicle from one gear into another.
It’s hard not to feel secure in this Saturn model, with features like six standard airbags, tire-pressure monitoring and OnStar services including Accident Assist, Advanced Automatic Crash Notification, Notification of Airbag Deployment, Emergency Services, Remote Door Unlock, Ride Assist among several others.
Adding to the rugged, yet sleek look of the Vue XR AWD include features such as body-color door handles, deep-tinted, solar-ray glass and 17-inch alloy wheels. Other convenient additions include exterior mirrors that are heated, power-adjustable and body-colored. Deluxe front bucket seats show that style isn’t limited to the exterior on this Saturn SUV.
The Vue XR AWD comes standard with single-zone, automatic air conditioning, six speakers and an AM/FM radio with a CD/MP3 player, as well as XM Satellite Radio. A DVD-based navigation system also is available.
The new 2008 Saturn Vue XR AWD is versatile, stylish and safe, making it a ride that will be a tough one to pass up, with qualities offering both security and adventure.