SAAB 9-3 2007 vs Peugeot 3008 2009

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SAAB 9-3
2007 - 2010
Peugeot 3008
2009 - 2013
Body: Estate car / wagonCrossover / SUV
Crossovers and SUVs have better off-road capabilities (higher ground clearance, can have 4x4 drive), they are preferable for driving on unpaved roads and rural areas. Also, the driver's seating position is higher in a crossover or SUVs, which provides better visibility also in city. This usually comes at the cost of higher fuel consumption, increased weight and higher maintenance costs.
Gearbox: Manual/AutomaticManual/Automatic
Wheel drive type: Front wheel drive (FWD) / All wheel drive (AWD, 4x4)Front wheel drive (FWD)
SAAB 9-3 is available with front wheel drive and four wheel (4x4) drive, while Peugeot 3008 can be equipped only with front wheel drive.
Engines: 1.8 - 2.81.6 - 2.0


Power: 120 - 280 HP110 - 163 HP
Torque: 167 - 400 NM160 - 340 NM
Acceleration 0-100 km/h: 6.5 - 12 seconds8.9 - 12.2 seconds
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Fuel consumption

Fuel consumption (l/100km): 5.4 - 11.04.9 - 7.7
SAAB 9-3 petrol engines consumes on average 1.8 litres more fuel per 100 km than Peugeot 3008. On average, SAAB 9-3 equipped with diesel engines consume 1.9 litres more fuel per 100 km than the Peugeot 3008.
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Length: 4.67 m4.33 m
Width: 1.76 m1.85 m
Height: 1.50 m1.64 m
SAAB 9-3 is 34 cm longer than the Peugeot 3008, 9 cm narrower, while the height of SAAB 9-3 is 14 cm lower.
Trunk capacity: 419 litres512 litres
Trunk max capacity:
with rear seats folded down
no data1604 litres
Peugeot 3008 has more luggage space.
Despite its longer length, SAAB 9-3 has 93 litres less trunk space than the Peugeot 3008. This could mean that the SAAB 9-3 uses more space in the cabin, so the driver and passengers could be more spacious and comfortable.
Turning diameter: 10.8 meters11 meters
The turning circle of the SAAB 9-3 is 0.2 metres less than that of the Peugeot 3008.
Gross weight (kg): ~ 1`613~ 2`040
Safety: no data
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Average price (€): 26005600
Pros and Cons: SAAB 9-3 has
  • available with 4x4 drive
  • lower price
Peugeot 3008 has
  • lower fuel consumption
  • roomier boot
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