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What do you think? Pontiac G8

Discussion in 'General Automotive' started by RedTaco2134, Dec 20, 2008.

  1. RedTaco2134

    RedTaco2134 [OP] Well-Known Member

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    Pontiac is releasing its all new G8 aka Holden Commodore, to America next year 2009. Made in Adelade, Australia. RWD, 0-60mph 5.3 sec, 361HP.

    Supposed "predecessor" to the BMW M5. Tell me what you think. IMHO I like it, think it would be a good car for us American's.:D

    http://www.pontiac.com/g8/

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  2. tacomaman06

    tacomaman06 Carolina Alliance: Lead, follow, or get the hell o Thor

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    looks good...............but i think i'll pass on a pontiac. UNLESS they bring back the original gto judge!!!:D
     
  3. Fluffymonkey

    Fluffymonkey Token

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    looks pretty solid..but i agree with tacomaman
     
  4. RedTaco2134

    RedTaco2134 [OP] Well-Known Member

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    ^^ Too-shay sir! Ya, not a big Pontiac fan either, I would still rather have the Beamer.:cool: Wanted to share, thought you guys would enjoy it. I still like it though.
     
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    Krazie Sj Resident Jackass

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    M5 has something like 500 HP. And it's a Pontiac. Fail.
     
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  8. LonghornTaco

    LonghornTaco Can you pass the bailout please?

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    Most of the body resembles a BMW (or some other european sedan), but the grill ruins the whole thing with that ugly-ass Pontiac look. And that takes no consideration of it's actual performance. That grill and Pontiac badging makes the whole thing irrelevant.

    I agree with tacomaman06 - make it look like an old-school GTO and we'll talk.
     
  9. SilverSeven

    SilverSeven Rock Solid Toy

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    i think its ugly, and pontiac

    2 very bad things
     
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