The 2000 Saab 9-5 is a premium mid-size car that seats five passengers and is available as a sedan or a wagon. The base engine is a turbocharged 2.3L four-cylinder engine which produces 170 hp and 207 lb-ft of torque. The Aero trim receives a turbocharged 2.3L engine which has output raised to 230 hp. The most powerful engine available is a turbocharged 3.0L V6 which generates 200 hp and 229 lb-ft of torque. Thanks to the aid of the turbocharger, all three engines are rated well above 25 mpg on the highway.