2009 Pontiac G8 GXP priced at $39,995

GM has just announced the pricing on the 2009 Pontiac G8 GXP which will arrive in showrooms in February 2009. The rear-wheel-drive sport sedan with 415-hp will start at $39,995 including a $1,700 gas-guzzler tax and $685 destination chargers.

The 2009 G8 GXP comes standard with a 6-speed automatic transmission but a 6-speed manual is available for an extra $695. A sunroof is optional with a price-tag of $900.

Fuel-economy for the 2009 Pontiac G8 GXP is rated at 13/20 mpg (city/highway). Just a side note: The 422-hp 2010 Chevrolet Camaro SS will go for $30,995.

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