The unveiling of the Saturn Astra at the 2007 Chicago Auto Show
With the addition of its all-new 2008 Saturn Astra, GM officials say they are bringing European style to America. The compact vehicle, which was unveiled during the Chicago Auto Show, will be offered in three-door and five-door models. The Saturn Astra features a 1.8L Ecotec four-cylinder engine, can provide up to 140 horsepower and offers various safety applications like a rigid body structure with safety cage. The Saturn Astra is the fifth vehicle in Saturn's new product lineup and will go on sale in the fourth quarter of 2007.