2008 Pontiac G8 pricing announced (with video)

GM today announced pricing for the all new 2008 Pontiac G8 which will hit the roads in early 2008. The 2008 Pontiac G8 is the first of GM cars in the US to use the Zeta rear-wheel-drive platform.

Pricing starts at $27,595 for the base G8 that is powered by a 3.6 liter VVT DOHC V6 engine that produces 256 horsepower with 248 lb-ft of torque. The range-topper G8 GT will start at $29,995 and is powered by a 6.0 liter V8 engine that produces 361 horsepower with 385 lb-ft of torque.

Don’t forget to check out the new website for the 2008 Pontiac G8 at  www.pontiac.com/g8.

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Press Release:

Pontiac Announces G8 Pricing

New RWD Performance Sedan to Start Under $28k

DETROIT – Pontiac today confirmed pricing for its new rear-wheel drive G8 performance sedan will start at $27,595 when it hits the streets in early 2008. The V-8 powered G8 GT will be available for $29,995.

“The G8 represents the next phase in Pontiac’s commitment to bring seductively designed, high-performance vehicles to the showroom floor,” said Craig Bierley, Pontiac marketing director. “Our dealers and customers have been anxiously waiting for this vehicle since we first showed it at the Chicago Auto Show in February, so we’re really excited to get this car on the street early next year.”

The G8 is powered by a 3.6-liter VVT V-6 engine and five-speed automatic transmission and comes equipped with a number of standard convenience and safety features, including StabiliTrak electronic stability control, six airbags and OnStar. The G8 GT ups the ante with a 6.0-liter V-8 mated to a six-speed automatic transmission and additional standard equipment.

Customers can get a closer look at the G8 at www.pontiac.com/g8.


Source: GM

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