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Bought my 2003 vue off the lot that January. Still own it today! Other than the usual wear and tear and maintenaice it has had no real problems. It is very reliable in winter. I manage to get through some pretty bad winter storms with my Saturn. It handle snow conditions with no problems. Manage to get to work during many blizzards when others could even make it down a street. Wish Saturn still made Vues, I was hoping to buy another newer model.
Good, zippy car. Excellent engine and great in the snow
Good Euro 5 door hatch
Pros: leather seats, one touch power windows...
Cons: GM killed the brand...never build an image.GM says that European version was not modified for US market. I have hard time believing that...I have rented diesel version overseas and it felt more solid... Overall, gear looking, very practical and less expensive VW Golf alternative. Great features for its class...
Great 'European' Car sold by an American Company
Cons: Needs more poniesThe Astra is a European car made by Opel/Vauxhall that is re-badged as a Saturn. Although the controls take a bit of getting use to, it is loaded with features, handles great, and has been reliable. I average 28 mpg on regular gas, have leather interior/heated seats, and a full length moon roof. Only sad part is that the acceleration is a bit underpowered but with superb handling, great styling and excellent braking, it is a pleasure to drive
Pros: I am very comfortable in it and it rides good
Cons: the color insideThis is a good little SUV and believe me it rides good and is comfortable.
Pros: The heated seats
Cons: nothingI love Saturn. To bad they quit making them. I bought my Saturn new and have never had a bit of trouble. I love the back seats thaqt lay down for hauling things.