In Chicago: Pontiac has involute out a showcar text of the new 2008 Pontiac G8, announcing that it is "a representative of the industry GT model" that will hit showrooms archean subsequent twelvemonth. The auto manufacturer has as well discharged record almost the G8 dictum that it is active to be the new Pontiac flagship car and will be reinforced in Adelaide, Australia.
The G8 is the opening North American application of GM's new world rear-wheel-drive building modern by Holden, GM's Australian subsidiary. The G8 is an historic vehicle not single because of its stress to Pontiac but because it is the sis vehicle of the 2009 Chevrolet Camaro.
The G8 showcar is equipped beside 362hp V8 and optional six-speed extremity transmitting. It includes items that are not saved on the productivity worthy specified as 20 inch "shadow chrome" wheels and performing tires, a ride altitude lowered by active half-inch, full enactment brake rotors next to painted brake calipers, habit indoor trim color near leather-wrapped tear and "phantom gray" exterior paint. Pontiac has likewise working a theory monochromatic "modernized" Pontiac emblem to get civil inference.Post ads:
Minka Aire DR548-FB 48IN DOWN ROD 3/4IN DIA / Door Stop & Holder (Length: 2-3/8) By Perko, Inc." / Forte Lighting 39-1927-41 Forte Lighting 9000030 Post / CE10504 / Navy 20in X 14.4in -- Tweety Bird Cartoons Car Window Wall / ROSE / Top Knobs - Aspen Peak Knob - Light Bronze (Tkm1496) / Soc 3/4 X 13/161/2D Flp Imp Univ 6Pt / ROSE - 2 IN PASS / RAB Lighting Vaporproof Outdoor Close to Ceiling Light / Baldwin 2276.050 Satin Brass & Black 3&148 x 12&148 / Puzzle Piece Ala Carte 1.4 Blue Sticker Rectang Awareness / Black 20in X 14.4in -- Deer Shadow (whole body) Hunting / ROSE / Top Knobs - Aspen Peak Knob - Silicon Bronze Light / NEW Rechargeable Polymer Flashligh (Indoor & Outdoor / ROSE / ROSE - 2-5/8 IN PASS / Kwikset 750H-US502 Rustic Pewter Hancock Storeroom Knob
The yield G8 roster will be comprised of two models: G8 and G8 GT. The foundation G8 is accoutred beside a 3.6 l DOHC V6 rated at 261 horsepower at 6,300 rpm and 250 lb-ft of torsion at 3,200 rpm. It is matched with a five-speed involuntary conveyance and a instruction book change epitome.
The G8 GT for its portion is given a 6.0 litre smallest congest V8 rated at 362 hp at 5,700 rpm and 391 lb-ft of torsion at 4,400 rpm. It is also armored with a six-speed emotionless sending next to instruction manual change manner as tenet fact. The six-speed guide conveyance is active to be offered after the actuation of the G8. Fuel system book of numbers are not yet at your disposal for both models.
The G8 is fitted on a 114.8 in distance next to 196.1 in general length. Its foot has a kerb weight of 3,885 pounds spell the G8 GT weighs 3,995 pounds. GM says that G8 has a surrounding to 50/50 front-to-rear weight stability ratio courtesy of its new building.Post ads:
Born Free But I Cost much More Now Funny Car Window Wall / Black 34in X 8.5in -- Proud To Be Everything That Liberals / Silver 20in X 14.4in -- Deer Shadow (whole body) Hunting / ROSE - 2 IN PASS / Top Knobs - Clear Crystal Knob W Polished Chrome Base / Kwikset 730PML 5 RCAL RCS Pembroke Privacy Lever / Piss on Obama Oval Sticker 10 pk Sticker Oval 10 pk by / ROSE - 2 IN PASS / 9299-1BPN-C Pull 128MM Center-to-Center Brushed Nickel / Schlage B571-609 Antique Brass Door Bolt with Occupancy / Fight For It Special Orders Car Window Wall Laptop Decal / Sea Gull Downlight Deck Light Color - Black / Pink 38in X 7.6in -- My Other ride Could be You Funny Car / LARGE ROSE / Khanda black.png Military Sticker Oval 10 pk by CafePress / Emtek Products Roller Catch (8801SS) / Baldwin 1040402I General Hardware Distressed Oil Rubbed / ROSE - 2 IN PASS / 9-1/4"W X 3-3/4"H X 3/4"TH Hand Carved Hard Birch Wood
The planetary architecture for the G8 is designed to suit the yield of some left-hand-drive and right-hand-drive markets around the planetary. Pontiac has too overwrought that the two industry G8s will cover four-wheeled self-directed suspension, four-wheeled soundtrack brake system with ABS and traction control, natural philosophy stableness control, 18 linear unit metallic element wheels, say-so adaptable front seats, choice motor vehicle accessories approaching GM movable barrier pedal covers, and fog lamps. A diversion packet will as well be offered beside the postscript of 19-inch aluminum wheels and narration tires on the GT as healed as a backside wing spoiler, leather change knob, leather wrapped direction wheel, and metal pedals.
The two yield G8 models have knifelike styling features. The G8 models are identified through with its red outgrowth kerosene lamp lenses and duplicate chromium waste material outlets piece the G8 GT models are fixed bright outgrowth light lenses and quad cr waste product tips. Inside the cabin, the G8 GT models have an elective two-tone stuff or leather collection that pairs black near red or chromatic inserts and color competitive utensil faces on secure exterior color combinations.
The G8 is active to compete near Dodge Charger and Nissan Maxima.