1991 Pontiac Grand Prix User Reviews

1991 Pontiac Grand Prix Review Ratings

  • Review your car

Average Ratings from 9 reviews

  • Performance: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
  • Appearance:4.3 out of 5 stars4.3 out of 5 stars4.3 out of 5 stars4.3 out of 5 stars4.3 out of 5 stars 4.3 / 5
  • Build Quality:4.3 out of 5 stars4.3 out of 5 stars4.3 out of 5 stars4.3 out of 5 stars4.3 out of 5 stars 4.3 / 5
  • Overall: 4.3 out of 5 stars4.3 out of 5 stars4.3 out of 5 stars4.3 out of 5 stars4.3 out of 5 stars 4.3 / 5

Review Highlights Click to filter reviews below

PROS
"power" 5 reviews
"ride" 4 reviews
"handling" 3 reviews
"speed" 2 reviews
"fuel economy" 2 reviews
"reliable car" 2 reviews

User Reviews

Displaying all 9 1991 Pontiac Grand Prix reviews.

Blake writes:
1991 Pontiac Grand Prix 2 Dr GT Coupe Review
Appearance:
Performance:
Quality:
Overall:
5

Pros

fast beutiful car

Cons

the only thing it was automatic

55

Gtp — first of all it was a gtp 3.4 dohc v6 honeycomb rims lots of balls never let no one pass me while i had it was a great car for eveyday travel or raceing obviously it was fast enuf because its a crumpled can now haha the interior like all gp's was great very functional cruise power everything gm spared nothing on these cars if i wasent looking to buy a fire bird id have another one of these in the garage for sure good on gas super fun to drive

Primary Use: Sport/fun (spirited driving, track racing, off-roading, etc.)

3 of 3 people found this review helpful.
Is this helpful? Yes | No
Felando writes:
1991 Pontiac Grand Prix 4 Dr SE Sedan Review
Back Seats:
Cargo Capacity:
Family Car:
Fuel Economy:
Front Seats:
Handling:
Maintenance Cost:
Price:
Power:
Reliability:
Looks/Style:
Visibility:
Overall:
5

Pros

durability and handling

Cons

lack of common options

45

Completely Worth It — my grand prix was always fun to drive and i felt confident when driving it, it had a very spirited v6 and the car was very cheap to maintain i really liked the full length tail lights and front light-bar but really wanted traditional fog lights

Primary Use: Commuting to work

1 of 1 people found this review helpful.
Is this helpful? Yes | No
55trucker writes:
1991 Pontiac Grand Prix 2 Dr GT Coupe Review
Back Seats:
Cargo Capacity:
Family Car:
Fuel Economy:
Front Seats:
Handling:
Maintenance Cost:
Price:
Power:
Reliability:
Looks/Style:
Overall:
3

Pros

This was the 1988 *car of the year* award winner, still looks good in '91 even with the addition of the plastic addons, the DOHC engine made the car more enthusiastic to drive but one paid for it at the pump, the DOHC also suffered from little bottom end torque only because the head & cams profile was tuned to upper RPM performance. The FE3 suspension on the upscale models made the car handle well, but there's always room for improvement.

Cons

Rear brakes were always a problem for the W body cars, only because they were constantly neglected.
Timing belt used on the DOHC was a intense item to replace, when the engine first arrived on the scene GM specifically instructed their shops *pull the engine* and replace it when a problem arose instead of diving into it to attempt a repair.
The location of the alternator mounted to the DOHC made replacing it major effort, not something for the faint of heart or without the proper tools to do so.

55trucker
185

Nice Sporty Design, The Coupe Is Not A Family Car, Reasonably Reliable Vehicle. — The 4th year for the W body platform, gone were the modular front headlights on the coupe models, being replaced by miniquads, the flanks got a new *boy racer* plastic cladding added to them, first year for the GTP & the GT. The electrics were prone to problems if one had the electric lumbar seats and the airbags for the headrest would often leak & deflate, the seats themselves are a blessing for long distance drives, one can set then to whatever one needs to get comfortable in them, the headlights leave something to be desired (mini quads), they just don't throw a good beam for viewing at night, the heater tubing/hose routing caused the supply side to rot because of it's location to the passenger side front wheel and the mud & debris thrown up on it. The cars that were equipped with the power moonroof are definitely a *want list* feature. Overall I like the model, no car is perfect, I always will despite it's shortcomings.

1 of 1 people found this review helpful.
Is this helpful? Yes | No
Blake writes:
1991 Pontiac Grand Prix 2 Dr GT Coupe Review
Appearance:
Performance:
Quality:
Overall:
5

Pros

FAST!

Cons

There isn't one=)

45

? — Good performance overall=) Good handling, good quality... Appearance?! Appearance?! Its a Beaut! It has a really good gas mileage=) Fun factor? FUN FACT! fast.. good handling... super super duper mega funn! '91 GP's are amazzzzzing! Enjot the excitment=) no regret.. what so ever=D

Primary Use: Commuting to work

1 of 1 people found this review helpful.
Is this helpful? Yes | No
yetilikesbeer writes:
1991 Pontiac Grand Prix 2 Dr GT Coupe Review
Back Seats:
Cargo Capacity:
Family Car:
Fuel Economy:
Front Seats:
Handling:
Maintenance Cost:
Price:
Power:
Reliability:
Looks/Style:
Overall:
4

Pros

They were very nice cars. The 8-way leather seats are very comfy. Once you have HUD you can't go back.

Cons

The 3.4 DOHC needs to be loved or it will bite you.   Had some issues with the back drivers side caliper. Check the rear suspension links, the mounts can rust causing allignment issues.

yetilikesbeer
3,745

Gtp -- Nice Car For Cruzing Around. — The power of the 3.4 DOHC was decent, not the fastest car out there but what you loose in power it makes up for in handling. The independent suspension with disc brakes at all four corners helps the car carve. I really liked the HUD (Heads up Display) on these cars. This car got about 32 mpg average. (My other 3.4's are lower at around 26 mpg.) Change the oil on this motor often and it will be good.

Primary Use: Commuting to work

Is this review helpful? Yes | No
Fred writes:
1991 Pontiac Grand Prix 2 Dr GT Coupe Review
Appearance:
Performance:
Quality:
Overall:
5
115

276whp And A Manual 5-speed — Build Quality: 250k KMs and no leaks or squeaks Car Comparisons: This is the last year you can get a manual tranny and the automatics have a scaled back motor as well Performance: ran 13.8 and 13.9 at the non V-8 drag night More About My Car: It's supposedly quite rare in this color, most 5-speeds were red or black. Mine was ordered wi

Is this review helpful? Yes | No
Alex writes:
1991 Pontiac Grand Prix 2 Dr GT Coupe Review
Appearance:
Performance:
Quality:
Overall:
5

Pros

The car looks sexy and sounds sexy and is overall sexy

Cons

none

125

91 Grand Prix 3.4l 5 Speed — I picked this up because it is a very rare factory 5 speed car... It has the 3.4L DOHC in it... There are a couple minor things i need to fix but that is expected on a 17 year old car... I have many plans for the future with it. It is currently red but will later be painted black.

Is this review helpful? Yes | No
Jordan writes:
1991 Pontiac Grand Prix 4 Dr LE Sedan Review
Appearance:
Performance:
Quality:
Overall:
3
25

Okay — well it works fine and drives good i just want something more sporty and better on gas although i dont mind that i at least have a car to drive!

Is this review helpful? Yes | No
Erin writes:
1991 Pontiac Grand Prix 2 Dr SE Coupe Review
Appearance:
Performance:
Quality:
Overall:
4

Pros

relaible

Cons

paint started peeling

45

First Car — First car, bought used and kept it longer than anyone expected. still runs as far as i know.

Is this review helpful? Yes | No

Displaying all 9 1991 Pontiac Grand Prix reviews.

Review your car

Reviews From Other Years

2008 Pontiac Grand Prix Reviews

Overall, I Think This Car Is Awesome. By alawson

This is the first Grand Prix I have owned. I have only owned this car for one month. I bought this car used. It has a couple of issues that need repaired. I only hope the repairs are not expensive. Read More

I Love My 08 Grand Prix, But I Had To Personalize It To Feel That Way. By WildRebel

I love my 08 Pontiac Grand Prix Base, I have slept in this car so many times, spent hours and hours in this car on several different occasions; whether it was installing an aftermarket stereo system, ... Read More

Read all 19 2008 Pontiac Grand Prix reviews

2007 Pontiac Grand Prix Reviews

Bad Car By Kesha

just wanting me car fixed. i love the car i have. didnt expect to have this many problems out of this car. this is really making me 2nd guess my car. hopefully my car can get fixed very very soon. Read More

Fun To Drive By danielroth

Have loved this car ever since I bought it over a year ago. My kids call it dad's race car and always want to go for a ride in it. Wish GM would have kept Pontiac around big mistake getting rid of the... Read More

Read all 31 2007 Pontiac Grand Prix reviews

2006 Pontiac Grand Prix Reviews

When This Motor Gos I Will Drop A New One In It By Mark

this is my first pontiac and i always new they were nice but until i bought this one i did not know just how nice and how much power they had i wont go back to anything else i promise that Read More

Excelent Car By VehicleInformationResources_Chris

I would Highly recommend this car. No Car currently on market can compete with what Pontiac Grand Prix provided for the price of (mid 20K) The car represents what Pontiac is known for "Performance ... Read More

Read all 40 2006 Pontiac Grand Prix reviews

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

Read all 45 2005 Pontiac Grand Prix reviews

2004 Pontiac Grand Prix Reviews

White Lightning By Brownetribe

Overall my car has been easy to fix. I've put a lot of my sweat, blood, and tears into my baby. She might not be the fast, prettiest, or most reliable but i love her. Snowball even locks my doors for... Read More

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

Read all 67 2004 Pontiac Grand Prix reviews

People researching a 1991 Pontiac Grand Prix contacted a dealer about

1991 Pontiac Grand Prix 4 Dr SE Sedan picture, exterior
Pontiac Grand Prix
33% of the time
Ford Mustang
3% of the time
Grand Prix
Looking for a Used Grand Prix in your area?
CarGurus has 5,742 nationwide Grand Prix listings starting at $1,295.
ZIP: