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1980 Pontiac Grand Prix User Reviews

1980 Pontiac Grand Prix Review Ratings

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Average Ratings from 4 reviews

  • Performance:2.8 out of 5 stars2.8 out of 5 stars2.8 out of 5 stars2.8 out of 5 stars2.8 out of 5 stars 2.8 / 5
  • Appearance:3 out of 5 stars3 out of 5 stars3 out of 5 stars3 out of 5 stars3 out of 5 stars 3 / 5
  • Build Quality:3.5 out of 5 stars3.5 out of 5 stars3.5 out of 5 stars3.5 out of 5 stars3.5 out of 5 stars 3.5 / 5
  • Overall: 4.2 out of 5 stars4.2 out of 5 stars4.2 out of 5 stars4.2 out of 5 stars4.2 out of 5 stars 4.2 / 5

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Jason writes:
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3

Pros

two tone blue

Cons

poor computer controls.  poor build quality. v-6. hood shook in high wind. 3.8L notorious for throwing a rod & frequent carb rebuilds.

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Hey... It Was A Early Slow Adjusting Computer Controlled Car. — the engine rev-ed at high rpms and could stall if not warmed up properly. it was a powerless car. it was roomy and had comfortable seats. alternator failed early.. about 50kmiles. it was well cared for but it would stall alot. v-6 3.8L

Primary Use: Family transportation

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Brian writes:
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5

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0-60 in 5.2 and 155 mph top speed

Cons

8 - 9 mpg highway

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Its A Cool Toy When You Feel Like Blowing Your Gas Money — its my beater beast beatrice named due to its rusty body and cracked wind shield but the fact that i dont even have a radio in it and i can set off car alarms just from driving by makes it fun to drive

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Spenser writes:
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4

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great, fun project car

Cons

motor is small and lacks power,

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1980 Grandprix — this was my first car and i still own it. i got about 9 mpg, and it had a lot of little problems. but the car was 25 years old when i got and the guy who owned before me had put it through anything and everything. the motor still runs good. the body has very little rust and just a few dings. i have the 265 v-8 in it which lacks power, but it is still really fun to drive. i would recommed this car if someone has a few hundred dollars and want a fun project car. thats what it started out to me and i ended up useing it for my one and only car for over a year. it is now back to a project car. and still runs!

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Kyle writes:
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NICE interior..... and i learnd alot about cars from this car

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alot of work to maintain

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First Car.....but I Miss It Alot — old, beat, ran like crap...crappy v6. and no exhaust......and i loved ever bit of that....haha

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2007 Pontiac Grand Prix Reviews

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2006 Pontiac Grand Prix Reviews

Excelent Car By VehicleInformationResources_Chris

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2005 Pontiac Grand Prix Reviews

Good By fernandovtec

the car drive good i get alot of horse power of the car and thats why i love it is a nice car to drive on the city and ill will get new wheels soon for it asap ,,,i like Read More

Thus Far Dependable By Bennet1b

If I hadn't bought the extended warranty some issues would've peeved me to pay for. I.E., early on A/C compressor, some ball joint wear and steering shaft looseness. But all of these were covered and ... Read More

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2004 Pontiac Grand Prix Reviews

Meh By Aaron_Barvincak

I like the sleekness and the first gear power but i didnt like it only had 4 gears and a low tops speed and it did not have very good gas milage. i want a 5 speed or a 6 speed Read More

Good, Reliable Transportation By Jaaron127

We have owned this car nine years now, but only have 59,000 miles on it. It has been good mechanically with very little time spent in the shop. The paint is still shiny and looks good. The power is de... Read More

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