Research 2001 Saturn S-Series specs for the trims available. Choose the desired trim / style from the dropdown list to see the corresponding specs.

SW2 Manual


Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) 7.9 x 1.2
Brake Type Power
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 9.9 x 0.7
Brake ABS System 4-Wheel
Brake ABS System
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes
Disc - Rear (Yes or )
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) Yes

Cargo Area Dimensions

Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 3 (in)
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 1 (in) 58.2
Cargo Volume to Seat 3 (ft³)
Cargo Volume to Seat 1 (ft³) - TBD -
Cargo Box (Area) Height (in) 32.3
Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings (in) 36.0
Cargo Area Width @ Beltline (in) 48.4
Cargo Volume to Seat 2 (ft³) - TBD -
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 2 (in) 24.9

Cooling System

Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 7.2


Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 90
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 525


Engine Order Code N/A
Engine Type Gas L4
Displacement 1.9L/116
Fuel System SPFI
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 124 @ 5600
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 122 @ 4800

Exterior Dimensions

Liftover Height (in) 25.1
Rear Door Opening Width (in) 39.7
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 66.4
Length, Overall (in) 178.1
Wheelbase (in) 102.4
Height, Overall (in) 55.6
Track Width, Rear (in) 56.0
Min Ground Clearance (in) 5.7
Rear Door Opening Height (in) 25.1
Track Width, Front (in) 56.8

Fuel Tank

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 12.1

Interior Dimensions

Passenger Volume (ft³) 91.8
Second Hip Room (in) 50.2
Passenger Capacity 5
Second Shoulder Room (in) 53.1
Second Leg Room (in) 30.7
Second Head Room (in) 39.2
Front Hip Room (in) 49.2
Front Shoulder Room (in) 54.0
Front Leg Room (in) 42.5
Front Head Room (in) 39.3


EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 27
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 38


Steering Type Pwr Speed Sensitive
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 16.3
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 37.1
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 2.67
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) 39.9


Body Style 4 Door Wagon
Vehicle Name Saturn SW
Vehicle Name Saturn SW


Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) w/Stabilizer Bar
Suspension Type - Front MacPherson Strut
Suspension Type - Rear Indep. Tri-Link
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) w/Stabilizer Bar
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) 28
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) 28
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) 1.1
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) .60


Rear Tire Size P185/65R15
Rear Tire Order Code N/A
Spare Tire Order Code N/A
Spare Tire Size T115/70R14
Front Tire Size P185/65R15
Front Tire Order Code N/A


Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 1000
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 100
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) N/A
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) N/A


Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.730
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.032
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.423
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.950
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.250
Trans Description Cont. Again w/OD
Trans Description Cont. Manual Trans
Trans Type 5
Trans Order Code N/A
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 4.060
Clutch Size (in) 8.46
Reverse Ratio (:1) 2.923


EPA Classification Small Wagon

Weight Information

Base Curb Weight (lbs) 2452


Spare Wheel Size (in) 14 x 4
Front Wheel Material Steel
Rear Wheel Material Alloy
Rear Wheel Material Steel
Spare Wheel Material Steel
Front Wheel Size (in) 15 x 6
Front Wheel Material Alloy
Rear Wheel Size (in) 15 x 6