2009 Pontiac G8

Imminent Arrival. Instant Departures.

The Pontiac G8 performance sedan. Its standards could hardly be higher: rear-wheel drive, performance-tuned independent suspension, 256-hp aluminum V6 and a five-speed automatic with Driver Shift Control (DSC). With Active Fuel Managementâ„¢ on GT models, four cylinders shut down during highway cruising to enhance fuel economy.1 Pontiac G8 GT manages to raise the bar with a 6.0L V8 that produces 361 hp, a six-speed DSC automatic and 0-60 launch times in the low 5's. 2009 G8 is the sedan that delivers performance.

  • 1 EPA estimated 15 MPG city/24 highway.

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Exhaust outlets: dual polished stainless steel tips Standard Not Available
Exhaust outlets: quad polished stainless steel tips Not Available Standard
Spoiler: rear, low-profile, decklid Standard Standard
Sport Package: sport metallic pedals, leather-wrapped sport steering wheel, 19-inch machine-faced aluminum wheels, and P245/40R19-94W summer-only performance tires Not Available Optional


Engine: 3.6L Variable Valve Timing (VVT) DOHC V6 SFI with 256 hp Standard Not Available
Engine: 6.0L V8 SFI with 361 hp and Active Fuel Management Not Available Standard
Differential: limited slip rear Not Available Standard
Suspension: performance-tuned Standard Standard
Transmission: five-speed automatic with Driver Shift Control and Sport Mode Standard Not Available
Transmission: six-speed automatic with Driver Shift Control and Sport Mode Not Available Standard


Air bags:3 dual-stage front and side-impact, driver and front passenger and head-curtain side-impact, front and rear outboard seating positions; includes Passenger Sensing System Standard Standard
Brakes: four-wheel antilock disc, include Electronic Brake Assist and Electronic Brake Force Distribution Standard Standard4
OnStar: 5 one-year Safe & Sound Plan Standard Standard
StabiliTrak Electronic Stability Control System Standard Standard
Traction Control: all-speed Standard Standard


Air conditioning: single-zone, manual Standard Not Available
Air conditioning: dual-zone, automatic Optional6 Standard
Comfort and Sound Package: dual-zone, automatic air conditioning; AM/FM stereo with in-dash six-disc CD changer with MP3 playback; 6.5-inch-diagonal LCD screen; and Blaupunkt® premium 11-speaker system Optional Optional
Driver Information Center (DIC): Oil-Life Monitor, Tire Pressure Monitor, driver warning messages and personalization features Standard Standard
Premium Package: leather-appointed seating surfaces; six-way power-adjustable, heated driver and front passenger bucket seats; rear center armrest, and leather-wrapped shift lever and steering wheel Optional Optional
Remote Keyless Entry Standard Standard
Remote vehicle starter system Standard Standard
Steering column: tilt/telescopic Standard Standard
Steering wheel: mounted audio and DIC controls Standard Standard
Sunroof: power, tilt-sliding Optional Optional


Driver and front passenger, four-way power-adjustable Standard Standard
Driver and front passenger, six-way power-adjustable Optional6 Standard
Heated, driver and right-front passenger7 Optional Optional
Rear, includes rear pass-through with dual cup holders8 Standard Standard


AM/FM stereo with CD player, 5-inch multifunction display screen and input jack for iPod®/MP3 player Standard Not Available
AM/FM stereo with in-dash six-disc CD changer, 6.5-inch-diagonal multifunction LCD display screen and input jack for iPod/MP3 player Optional6 Standard
Blaupunkt® premium 7-speaker system with front center speaker Standard Not Available
Blaupunkt® premium 11-speaker system 230-watt with amplifier and subwoofer Optional6 Standard
XM Radio:9 with three trial months Standard Standard


18-inch split-spoke silver-painted aluminum Standard Not Available
18-inch five-spoke machine-faced aluminum with silver-painted insert Not Available Standard
19-inch five-spoke machine-faced aluminum Not Available Optional10


Cargo Organizer Outside Rearview Chrome Mirror Covers
Chrome Door Handles Premium Carpeted Floor Mats
Chrome Fuel Door Roof-Mounted Luggage Carrier