By late summer 2008, available from Saab 9-3 Turbo X, the Swedish General Motors subsidiary complements its premium mid-size model is a powerful all-wheel drive station wagon, which is primarily the German top dogs Audi A4 Avant Quattro, BMW Xdrive 3 Series Touring and Mercedes C-Class 4Matic model will defy. Although the Saab 9-3 model range now has some construction on the clock, the Turbo X is a special model with novelty value, it is true but many Saab trailer at least as technologically motor drive technology on the future model series, Saab 9-5 and 9 a-4X. The 280bhp Aero Saab 9-3 Turbo X version combines the designated Saab as " Cross Wheel Drive" permanent all-wheel drive with electronic limited slip differential on the rear axle that distributes the power variably between the individual wheels. So the V6 turbo gasoline engine can be like on rails and thus control much more dynamic than previously tight turns. Even with the performance, the new Saab presented its best side : 400 Nm of torque, 0 to 100 in less than six seconds and 250 km / h top speak for themselves. While the emerging driving pleasure can exceed the average consumption of about 10.8 liters of Super slightly turbid.