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Old 04-29-2005, 10:24 AM   #11
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Never know. If pontiacs looking to release redesigns. They might entertain it.
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Not too hot on that GXP GP, but the possible start production on the G8..Im all over that. http://www.knightsperformance.com/pontiac_g8_awd.htm

AWD, 350HP G8[GP essentially] Id buy that in a second.
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ewwwww the front fascia, the rims, the interior...
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I'm not too crazy about the front end either...
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I saw it at the Minneapolis Auto Show. Meh....
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Rumor has it that the tranny in the GXP can't handle all the horse power the engine is capable of so they dropped the HP down via the computer.
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Rumor has it that the tranny in the GXP can't handle all the horse power the engine is capable of so they dropped the HP down via the computer.
Lol, that would be par for the course in the GM world
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Rumor has it that the tranny in the GXP can't handle all the horse power the engine is capable of so they dropped the HP down via the computer.
ya they put that 4t65 in it, they should hae backed the N* with with the 4t80, that is in the Caddy and the Rora
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Thats how they keep the masses comin into the dealer service center
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I'd rather have a 5300 over the N*, it'* gonna be lighter...
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