...Though the Relay features a slick interior and distinctive styling,
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...It generates 200 horsepower and is backed by a responsive 4-speed automatic transmission. Rivals have more powerful engines, but the front-wheel-drive Relay 3 I tested provided good in-town acceleration and a decent 65-75 mph passing time, at least without a heavy load. The engine loafs at 75 mph. Fuel economy is an estimated 18 mpg in the city and 24 on the highway, with only 87-octane gasoline recommended. Rather Vague Steering Steering of the Relay is OK, although it should be sharper. The ride is comfortable, enhanced by a long 121.1-inch wheelbase. Overall length is about 205 inches...
...Uplevel versions may be equipped with leather-appointed seats. Cargo volume totals 140.7 cubic feet with all the seats folded and 32.3 cubic feet when all the seats are up. The Relay gets a three-spoke steering wheel that's leather wrapped in the uplevel model. Light maple-colored woodgrain decorates the radio and climate-control trim plate. An overhead console and rail system are installed. Standard equipment includes a backseat DVD entertainment system, power heated mirrors, a six-speaker CD/MP3 stereo, power windows and locks, and remote keyless entry. The uplevel model adds a power...
...The 2005 Relay has 3 rows of seats, all of which you can remove except for the front row. Keep everything intact and you get 27 cubic feet of cargo space. Folding down the third row and and then the second row will increase the space to 74 and 136 cubic feet, respectively. An overhead console controls the heating, lights, and entertainment system. You can even add an optional Phatnoise hard drive that holds mp3's and movies. Overall, the 2005 Saturn Relay continues to give its customers just enough of what they need and a little bit of what they want. Families on a budget will appreciate the...