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Old 01-08-2007, 09:24 PM   #1
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Default Pontiac G8 officially confirmed today.

The Holden commodore is coming to the US as the new Pontiac G8.

http://www.leftlanenews.com/2007/01/...wd-pontiac-g8/
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Old 01-08-2007, 09:35 PM   #2
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the more important thing is what is it gonna be powered by
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the more important thing is what is it gonna be powered by
well in AUS you could get
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The 2006 Holden Commodore range is as follows:

* Omega (new) 3.6L V6, peak power 241 hp (180kW), peak torque 330Nm, four-speed automatic
* Berlina 3.6L V6, peak power 241 hp (180kW), peak torque 330Nm, four-speed automatic; 6.0L V8, peak power 270kW, peak torque 530Nm, six-speed automatic
* SV6 3.6L V6, peak power 262 hp (195kW), peak torque 340Nm, five-speed automatic or six-speed manual
* SS 6.0L V8, peak power 362 hp (270kW), peak torque 530Nm, six-speed automatic, six-speed manual
* SS V (new) - 6.0L V8, peak power 362 hp (270kW), peak torque 530Nm, six-speed automatic, six-speed manual
* Calais 3.6L V6, peak power 262 hp (195kW), peak torque 340Nm, five-speed automatic; 6.0L V8, peak power 270kW, peak torque 530Nm, six-speed automatic
* Calais V (new) 3.6L V6, peak power 262 hp (195kW), peak torque 340Nm, five-speed automatic; 6.0L V8, peak power 270kW, peak torque 530Nm, six-speed automatic
so probably either the 3.9 or one of the LSx motors depending on package
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Well, know what my next new car is going to be

(Pontiac is making it easier and easier every day )
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I'm going to own one of those ... once I'm out of school.
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Sweet. Now if they can just start using real names instead of stupid letter/number combinations.
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Buy it, slap an SSEi badge on it.
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Buy it, slap an SSEi badge on it.
i got a few
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Few? That might be an understatement...
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well looks like i have to dust of my NYstate permit....


cause knowing GM/Holden it wont meet canadian safety standards.
like the GTO
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