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2008-2010 Saturn Astra: From Belgium With Love


In retrospect, what looks now like another case of too little too late, Saturn had revamped its whole line of formerly competent, but often boring appliances cars. First in 2004, … Continue reading

February 10, 2013 · Leave a comment

1997-2002 Saturn SC2: A Great Bargain, But Still No Respect


Saturn’s SL2 sedan made quite a name for itself in the early 90’s by shaking up to the American small car market. As a sedan, it offered quite a bit … Continue reading

April 29, 2012 · 3 Comments

2004-2007 Saturn Ion Red Line: Fun, Flawed and Overlooked


The so-called “lost decade” marked a renaissance for performance cars. Renewed interest in performance was brought on by a wave of compact Japanese performance cars in the 90s. A less … Continue reading

August 24, 2011 · 7 Comments

2006-2010 Saturn Aura: Late and Great


Had a car as good as the Aura been introduced back in 200, Saturn’s fortunes might have been different now.

October 3, 2010 · Leave a comment

1991-1995 Saturn SL1/SL2


The Saturn SL1 and SL2 were the first models offered by this innovative division of GM.  All Saturns featured space-frame construction with dent resistant plastic polymer panels. This made for … Continue reading

August 11, 2009 · Leave a comment