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2005 Saturn Relay

2005  Saturn Relay
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Saturn introduces a brand spankin' new vehicle for 2005, the Relay. It combines the functionality of a minivan with the rugged ability of an SUV.

In other words, this is one of those crossover vehicles you hear so much about. And this one is given Saturn's renowned safety package, plus all their innovative financing options as well.

The Relay is the first Saturn vehicle with the ability to seat up to seven passengers. And it does that with ease. It also offers passenger- and cargo-carrying flexibility, good fuel economy, a low step-in height and excellent ride and handling.

Available Models
The 2005 Saturn Relay is offered with front-wheel drive or all-wheel drive. There are also two trims to choose from, named 2 and 3.

Interior Features
As mentioned, the 2005 Saturn Relay can sit seven with ease. For practical applications, its 50/50-split third-row bench seat can be folded to create a level load floor when combined with an available rear storage bin.

On the inside, the Relay interior includes a sporty three-spoke steering wheel with ebony rim and center trim matching the upper part of the instrument panel and the upper door trim.

The Saturn Relay is also distinguished by its wide choice of passenger entertainment systems, including a DVD rear-passenger entertainment system that is standard across all trim levels. There's also an optional Mobile Digital Media powered by a PhatNoise system (available interim 2005) that allows customers to store hundreds of hours of music, movies and other entertainment on a removable hard drive cartridge.

Exterior Features
The 2005 Saturn Relay uses standard 17-inch steel wheels with a composite center bolt-on disc, a six-spoke design and the Saturn emblem in the middle. The uplevel Relay 3 has six-spoke bright silver painted aluminum wheels that feature Saturn's emblem.

Powering the new Saturn Relay model is a capable 3.5-liter V6 engine. It is able to pump out 200 horsepower at 5200 rpm and 298 lb-ft of torque at 4400 rpm.

To the V6 engine is mated a Hydra-Matic 4T65-E 4-speed electronically controlled automatic transmission, which provides smooth, seamless shifts. Electronic safeguards built into the transmission ensure trouble-free performance. When properly equipped, a Relay can tow up to 3,500 pounds.

Safety and Security
Antilock 4-wheel brakes are standard across the line. All seven seating positions have three-point safety belts, and second-row seats use the LATCH child seat system. Optional seat-mounted side-impact airbags help provide head and torso protection for the both the front passenger and the driver.

2005 Saturn Relay - Vehicle Highlights

New family utility vehicle with seven-passenger seating
Combines SUV-like exterior styling with functionality of a mid-van
Available front- and all-wheel-drive models
Standard 3500 3.5L V-6 engine rated at 200 horsepower (149 kw)
Standard four-wheel anti-lock disc brakes
Available StabiliTrak vehicle stability enhancement system (FWD models)
Third-row bench seat with 50-50 split folds to create level load floor when combined with available rear storage bins
Standard overhead DVD rear-passenger entertainment system with 7-inch (178 mm) flip-down screen
Standard CD/MP3 player, six speakers
Optional six-disc in-dash CD/MP3 player and XM Satellite Radio (continental U.S. only)
Optional Mobile Digital Media Powered by PhatNoise system allows storage of hundreds of hours of music, movies and other entertainment onto removable hard drive cartridge
Optional remote start
OnStar Gen 6 hardware with upgraded hands-free capability

Fast Stats
MSRP from
3.5L V6
200 @ 5200
4-speed auto
MPG: City/Hwy
FWD: 18/24
AWD: 17/23

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