by Melvin Wals on Dec 22, 2003 Vehicle: 1998 Saab 9000 CSE Turbo 4dr Hatchback
I bought the car new in 1997. It
always has been very satisfactory.
Unfortunately Saab stopped producing
this great concept in the year I
bought it. I can´t imagine trading it
in for a nowadays car. The Audi A8
Avant showcar was quite nice, but I
heard they won´t take it in
production. Maybe the VW Touareg would
be a convincing alternative.
Nevertheless: A reassuring thought
that this car will probably run for
many many years.
by robh19 on Apr 7, 2003 Vehicle: 1998 Saab 9000 CSE Turbo 4dr Hatchback
We bought the 98 9000 off lease as we
needed a bigger car. Heard alot about
9000s and got a good deal. The car,
minus some expensive trips to the
mechanic for routine maintenance
(Typical, I found, for this car) has
been great. Fast, handles well, hauls
everything in the world - incredibly
versatile, something most euro-sedans
are NOT these days (you get it THEIR
way only). Plus, it comes optioned-
out only, so there's no picking and
choosing (like the BMW and Audi),
which helps hold the cost down on
by Padre on Dec 27, 2002 Vehicle: 1998 Saab 9000 CSE Turbo 4dr Hatchback
Not a bad car. The hatchback feature
is great and I wish more cars had
them. This car had a new transmission
installed in September 2001 and now
needs another one (which is not
covered by warranty). All service and
parts are very expensive.
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