By on March 13, 2017

2004 Saturn Ion in Denver wrecking yard, RH front view - ©2017 Murilee Martin - The Truth About Cars

The Saturn Ion is one of those cars you still see on the street today, perhaps not enough to notice, but it’s of minor historical interest as the Saturn-branded cousin of the Chevy Cobalt/Pontiac G5.

Most of the time, the Ion is just background noise to me in the GM section of a big self-service wrecking yard, something I pass by while looking for a Cimarron or Reatta. However, I had heard that the Knoxvegas Lowballers 24 Hours of LeMons team had adapted Ion electric power steering to their mid-Duratec-powered Geo Metro, and I was curious as what this alleged steering column-mounted rig looked like. (Read More…)

Recent Comments

  • ash78: I’m convinced he uses Twitter as little more than a red herring to keep the media off his back about...
  • matt3319: No they wont. Once their parents pass away they will just resume living at home and live off their...
  • JEFFSHADOW: If GM had labeled it the “WILDCAT”, like I proposed in 2011, they would all have sold out by...
  • newenthusiast: “In my car this is accomplished by simply placing the dead fob next to the spot on the steering...
  • matt3319: The Consumer Reports reading, notebook carrying, pansexual buyers will buy what ever Honda puts on its...

New Car Research

Get a Free Dealer Quote

Staff