Is the Pontiac GXP a good car?

Is the Pontiac GXP a good car?

Very Reliable. This car is great, its comfortable, fast, and the V8 Can get up and go. But its still a solid car. The most major issue with the GXP is the tires and suspension.

What transmission is in a 2008 Pontiac Grand Prix GXP?

4-speed automatic
2008 Pontiac Grand Prix GXP/Transmission

2008 Pontiac Grand Prix GXP powered by 5.3L V8 Gas Engine with 4-Speed Automatic transmission.

Is a 2008 Pontiac Grand Prix a good car?

According to our analysis, the 2008 Pontiac Grand Prix maintains its reputation as a vehicle for those who need the practicality and better gas mileage of a midsize family sedan but aren’t willing to give up the strong engine or a larger car.

How fast is a 2008 Grand Prix GXP?

Car and Driver says. “Tramp on the gas, and the GXP rumbles to 60 mph in 5.7 seconds that time would have been second quickest in the all-star sedan field…and the GXP’s quarter-mile time — 14.3 seconds at 98 mph — would have ranked with the best of that bunch.” But, for some, that was too much.

What does GXP mean for Pontiac?

The best answer I could find for my search of what GXP stands for is, G-Series Xtra Performance.

Is the Grand Prix GXP Supercharged?

The GT sedan is equipped with a supercharged version that develops 260 hp. In the GXP sedan, a 5.3-liter V-8 generates 303 hp at 5,600 rpm and 323 pounds-feet of torque at 4,400 rpm. The Grand Prix, especially with supercharged power, performs energetically.

What kind of engine does a Grand Prix GXP have?

Powertrain specs

Engine type v8
Displacement 5.3 l (323 ci)
Power 307 ps (303 bhp / 226 kw) @ 5600 rpm
Torque 438 Nm (323 lb-ft) @ 4400 rpm
Power / liter 58 ps (57 hp)

What motor is in a 2008 Pontiac GXP?

3.8 L V6
5.3 L V8
2008 Pontiac Grand Prix/Engine

How much is a Pontiac GXP worth?

The Grand Prix has a Manufacturer’s Suggested Retail Price (MSRP) ranging from around $22,500 for the base car to just under $30,000 for the GXP. A fully loaded GXP tops out around $33,000.

How many miles can a 2008 Pontiac Grand Prix last?

You want your Pontiac Grand Prix to last as long as possible. With the right maintenance at the right time, your Grand Prix has a good chance of hitting 200,000 miles or more.

How much horsepower does a 2008 Pontiac GXP have?

200 to 303 hp
2008 Pontiac Grand Prix/Horsepower

How much does it cost to fix a 2008 Grand Prix?

1 Torque Converter Failure 2008 Grand Prix Average Cost to Fix: $1,900 Average Mileage: 79,000 mi 2 Stalling At Start 2008 Grand Prix Average Cost to Fix: $600 Average Mileage: 69,000 mi 3 Popping Noise From Steering When Turning 2008 Grand Prix

What is the difference between the Pontiac Grand Prix GXP and GXP?

The Grand Prix GXP represents a huge upgrade, with a 5.3-liter V8 that pumps out 303 hp and 323 lb-ft of torque. Both models are front-drive and come with a four-speed automatic, with the GXP featuring a manual-shift mode. Pontiac claims the GXP will run from zero to 60 mph in 5.9 seconds, but in our testing we measured 6.7 seconds.

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