Safety Features

See the list of 2004 Saturn Ion safety features that comes standard for the available trims / styles.

ION 2 ION 2 Quad Coupe Manual

  • Dual stage frontal impact airbags
  • Height adjustable front shoulder belts w/pretensioners & energy absorbing retractors
  • 3-point lap/shoulder safety belts at all seating positions
  • Automatic locking retractors for child safety seats in all seating positions except driver
  • Lower Anchorages & Top Tethers for Children (LATCH) in all rear seating positions
  • Emergency trunk release handle
  • Energy absorbing instrument panel/steering column
  • Daytime running lamps

ION 2 ION 2 Quad Coupe Auto

  • Dual stage frontal impact airbags
  • Height adjustable front shoulder belts w/pretensioners & energy absorbing retractors
  • 3-point lap/shoulder safety belts at all seating positions
  • Automatic locking retractors for child safety seats in all seating positions except driver
  • Lower Anchorages & Top Tethers for Children (LATCH) in all rear seating positions
  • Emergency trunk release handle
  • Energy absorbing instrument panel/steering column
  • Daytime running lamps

ION 3 ION 3 Quad Coupe Manual

  • Dual stage frontal impact airbags
  • Height adjustable front shoulder belts w/pretensioners & energy absorbing retractors
  • 3-point lap/shoulder safety belts at all seating positions
  • Automatic locking retractors for child safety seats in all seating positions except driver
  • Lower Anchorages & Top Tethers for Children (LATCH) in all rear seating positions
  • Emergency trunk release handle
  • Energy absorbing instrument panel/steering column
  • Daytime running lamps

ION 3 ION 3 Quad Coupe Auto

  • Dual stage frontal impact airbags
  • Height adjustable front shoulder belts w/pretensioners & energy absorbing retractors
  • 3-point lap/shoulder safety belts at all seating positions
  • Automatic locking retractors for child safety seats in all seating positions except driver
  • Lower Anchorages & Top Tethers for Children (LATCH) in all rear seating positions
  • Emergency trunk release handle
  • Energy absorbing instrument panel/steering column
  • Daytime running lamps

ION Red Line ION Red Line Quad Coupe Manual

  • 4-channel anti-lock braking system
  • Dual stage frontal impact airbags
  • Height adjustable front shoulder belts w/pretensioners & energy absorbing retractors
  • 3-point lap/shoulder safety belts at all seating positions
  • Child security rear door locks
  • Automatic locking retractors for child safety seats in all seating positions except driver
  • Lower Anchorages & Top Tethers for Children (LATCH) in all rear seating positions
  • Emergency trunk release handle
  • Energy absorbing instrument panel/steering column
  • Daytime running lamps

ION 1 ION 1 4dr Sedan Manual

  • Dual stage frontal impact airbags
  • Height adjustable front shoulder belts w/pretensioners & energy absorbing retractors
  • 3-point lap/shoulder safety belts at all seating positions
  • Child security rear door locks
  • Automatic locking retractors for child safety seats in all seating positions except driver
  • Lower Anchorages & Top Tethers for Children (LATCH) in all rear seating positions
  • Emergency trunk release handle
  • Energy absorbing instrument panel/steering column
  • Daytime running lamps

ION 1 ION 1 4dr Sedan Auto

  • Dual stage frontal impact airbags
  • Height adjustable front shoulder belts w/pretensioners & energy absorbing retractors
  • 3-point lap/shoulder safety belts at all seating positions
  • Child security rear door locks
  • Automatic locking retractors for child safety seats in all seating positions except driver
  • Lower Anchorages & Top Tethers for Children (LATCH) in all rear seating positions
  • Emergency trunk release handle
  • Energy absorbing instrument panel/steering column
  • Daytime running lamps

ION 2 ION 2 4dr Sedan Manual

  • Dual stage frontal impact airbags
  • Height adjustable front shoulder belts w/pretensioners & energy absorbing retractors
  • 3-point lap/shoulder safety belts at all seating positions
  • Child security rear door locks
  • Automatic locking retractors for child safety seats in all seating positions except driver
  • Lower Anchorages & Top Tethers for Children (LATCH) in all rear seating positions
  • Emergency trunk release handle
  • Energy absorbing instrument panel/steering column
  • Daytime running lamps

ION 2 ION 2 4dr Sedan Auto

  • Dual stage frontal impact airbags
  • Height adjustable front shoulder belts w/pretensioners & energy absorbing retractors
  • 3-point lap/shoulder safety belts at all seating positions
  • Child security rear door locks
  • Automatic locking retractors for child safety seats in all seating positions except driver
  • Lower Anchorages & Top Tethers for Children (LATCH) in all rear seating positions
  • Emergency trunk release handle
  • Energy absorbing instrument panel/steering column
  • Daytime running lamps

ION 3 ION 3 4dr Sedan Manual

  • Dual stage frontal impact airbags
  • Height adjustable front shoulder belts w/pretensioners & energy absorbing retractors
  • 3-point lap/shoulder safety belts at all seating positions
  • Child security rear door locks
  • Automatic locking retractors for child safety seats in all seating positions except driver
  • Lower Anchorages & Top Tethers for Children (LATCH) in all rear seating positions
  • Emergency trunk release handle
  • Energy absorbing instrument panel/steering column
  • Daytime running lamps

ION 3 ION 3 4dr Sedan Auto

  • Dual stage frontal impact airbags
  • Height adjustable front shoulder belts w/pretensioners & energy absorbing retractors
  • 3-point lap/shoulder safety belts at all seating positions
  • Child security rear door locks
  • Automatic locking retractors for child safety seats in all seating positions except driver
  • Lower Anchorages & Top Tethers for Children (LATCH) in all rear seating positions
  • Emergency trunk release handle
  • Energy absorbing instrument panel/steering column
  • Daytime running lamps