Many people have heard that the new 2018 Pontiac G8 GXP will come as a new Chevy SS car according to unofficial rumours. The speculation also suggests that the car may be in production somewhere by the close of this year or early next year. The truth about the new 2018 Pontiac G8 GXP is that no public announcements have been made and this has led many people in rumour mongering about when the car will be produced and what price tag it will come with.
Nevertheless, Pontiac had earlier announced that it will design a special version of each of its G8 trim versions. The only car that we have seen in production is the 2014 supercharged Firehawk which generates 500 horsepower under the hood.
Exterior Design of 2018 Pontiac G8 GXP
The new 2018 Pontiac G8 GXP will come with a Pontiac sport suspension package. This in Layman’s language means that it will come with 19 inch 5-spokes-gunmetal grey colored wheels as well as Bridgestone Potenza tires. This and many other facelifts are going to be included in the flat black hood. There is also going to be a flat-black painted rear spoiler which in essence is meant to bring back the memory of the old muscle cars.
Many features are going to be exported from the previous models although the new 2018 Pontiac G8 GXP will nevertheless jeopardise its own unique image. Expect also a flat black wider grille at the anterior end.
2018 Pontiac G8 GXP Interior
The interior of the new 2018 Pontiac G8 GXP will most probably come with a leather seat upholstery as well as also on in the cabin. Other new specs include embroidered head rest, two key fobs, numbered dash plaque and special floor mats.
Another feature that is speculated to come with the new car is its own unique car cover but is yet to be confirmed. Optional to all its trim versions is the competition breaking package.
Engine for 2018 Pontiac G8 GXP
Under the hood of the new 2018 Pontiac G8 GXP is a new engine still in the development stage is a 1900 supercharged 500 series engine. This engine will almost be the same as the Corvette ZR1’s power unit and will come integrated with a 6 speed automatic transmission system. The Pontiac Tvs model which will come fitted with the aforementioned engine will be able to make a whopping 500 hp which according to industry experts reveal that it will now be able to sprint from standstill to 60 mph in just under 4.3 seconds.
And would still do a quarter mile in just 12.6 seconds at a speed of 115 mph. this together with s fitted Pontiac’s Blackwing air induction kit and Pontiac’s PowerFlo stainless-steel exhaust system will make the new 2018 Pontiac G8 GXP a good enough car for its enthusiasts.
2018 Pontiac G8 GXP Price and Release Date
No much information has been provided by Pontiac manufactures about the new 2018 Pontiac G8 GXP but according to our insider mole privy of what to expect, the base should make a debut with a price figure of around 32,440 dollars.
The release date as aforementioned should be somewhere by the close of this year or early next year (2016).