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Grand Prix GT, dummy 1 5.56%
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Old 12-18-2006, 10:07 PM   #1
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I have been a member here for quite some time (albeit, not always very active), so when I come to ask a question I've learned that it is always promptly responded to in a courteous fashion. I trust the collective opinion of the members here, which is why I bring forth this question.

Since the departure of my beloved Bonneville, I have been waiting to find the perfect replacement. I'm basically waiting for a Grand Prix GT or GTP that just "speaks" to me, in a sense. Now I come to ask a more practical question to the knowledgable people here, since I don't exactly know the answer.

Is it worth it to sacrifice mileage in order to get the GTP model (supercharged). From what I gather, the supercharger negates the problem that occurs with the UIM on 3800 engines, but what else can a GTP offer? Basically, should I go with a GT with lower miles, or a GTP with a bit more mileage. The difference usually ends up being 5k-20k mi.

Also, is it worth it to hold out for a Coupe? I've seen a few...
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Old 12-18-2006, 10:44 PM   #2
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Is it worth it to sacrifice mileage in order to get the GTP model (supercharged). From what I gather, the supercharger negates the problem that occurs with the UIM on 3800 engines,
Except with the SC, it'* the LIM..

I can promise you if you buy a GT, you'll be wishing you got the GTP. Mileage is only about 1-2 mpg on the highway, but even my Bonny has seen 31 mpg. Doesn't the GTP come with HUD and toys like that? Pat
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Hmm, no "other" option?
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GTP ftw
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GTP ftw
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GTP ftw
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Motion carries.......................

GTP it is since ya couldn't find a "Better" form of boost
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