...the National Highway Transportation Safety Administration awarded the Saturn Sky a rating of four out of five stars for frontal- and side-impact protection. Interior Design and Special Features: Like many roadsters, the 2009 Saturn Sky's diminutive exterior leads many to assume that the interior must be as inviting as a phone booth. Such is not the case with the Sky, as the cabin is surprisingly roomy, even for larger occupants. The base model's instrument panel is attractive and legible; the Red Line-specific dash is even more so. Seating is comfortable, with adequate side bolsters for...
...which comes standard, or an optional five-speed automatic.Standard features include a leather-wrapped steering wheel with audio controls, power windows and door locks, power exterior mirrors, reclining bucket seats with accent stitching, remote keyless entry, and a six-speaker AM/FM audio system with a CD player, MP3 connectivity, and XM satellite radio. OnStar also comes standard, with Bluetooth standard on the Red Line trim (it's available as an option on the base Roadster). In addition, the Sky comes equipped with a sound-insulated, manually operated cloth convertible top. The Red Line...
...leather upholstery Standard AM/FM and XM Satellite Radio Optional Monsoon 225-watt seven-speaker system Stainless steel pedal covers (Red Line) Metallic sill plates (Red Line) Leather-wrapped steering wheel with audio controls (Red Line) Under the Hood The Sky has two engine choices, both available with manual or automatic transmissions. Manual transmissions are now equipped with a torque beam that reduces noise and vibration. The high-performance model packs more power and gets better fuel economy on the highway. 172-horsepower, 2.4-liter four-cylinder (167 pounds-feet of torque) Red Line:...
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