I traded in my 08 Prius for a 05 G6. Yes I know this my sound crazy, well it is crazy especially with gas prices. But the comfort and smoothness of the car definitely makes up for it. I love this car and would never trade it back!
G6 GT Coupe
2007 Pontiac G6Donut386 - South Carolina01/10/2011
When I initially went looking for a car, Pontiac wasn't even on my list of cars to look at, but I gave it a shot and took it for a test drive anyway. It came loaded with all the features I wanted (except an AUX input for an mp3 player), looks pretty cool (the coupe version anyhow) and was generally in a better price range than other similar models by other makes. As a daily commuter, it's gas mileage is acceptable, but really makes up for it in the smooth ride and handling as well as the quiet interior. That being said, mine seems to produce an exceptional amount of wind noise on the passenger side, but is hardly noticeable in the driver seat. Overall I love the car and would recommend it.
The only major weird issue I have experienced and have found many, many forum posts about it online is a leak in the sunroof drains that drain down onto your seat belts. The fix is quick and easy though, so no real big headache there. If you're considering this one, take it through a car wash as soon as you can to check that leak.
One of my favorite aspects of the GT is the Monsoon stereo system. It sounds great...and I'm pretty picky about audio quality.
My only major complaint would be the incredibly limited headroom in the back. If you have short friends or kids to put in the back, they won't mind, but average height guys will be slouching down as far as they can.
If I had to go back, I would definitely buy this car again. I can see it being a solid ride for years to come.
2007 Pontiac G6Miss Muffin - Fort Worth, TX08/29/2008
I had my first experience with this car when I rented it for a trip. "Wow, I fell in loved with it the minute I sat behind the wheel." I love the way the seats wraps around you, the adjustable backrest on the drivers seat, the look of the dash (how it lights up at night). How the radio console displays if your keyless remote needs a new battery and it's very roomy. But most importantly. I LOVE how it handles on the road. It's BAD. :)
Mines has a few flaws like no ligts near the rearview mirror, in the vanity mirrors or curise control. But I can live with that because this is such a great car.I've only had it for two months now and it only had 6K miles on it when I got it. I
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