Pontiac Torrent Model Overview
Used Pontiac Torrent
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2007 Pontiac Torrent
I have a 2007 Pontiac Torrent. Car ran hot. Had the radiator replaced, themostat replaced, fans replaced, coolant replaced. Still ran hot. GM shop said the gauges were not working and there was ai...
I Have A 2006 Pontiac Torrent I've Replace Upper And Lower Intake Gasket, W...
and no smoke of any sort or water coming from tail pipe please I need help
Cluster - Temperature Guage
Hi Anyone had a problem with just the temperature Guage gone crazy? I have mine sometimes working and sometimes it will even go all the way around, almost hitting the needle from the fuel Guage. I'...
Where Is The Brake Wiring Harness On A 2008 Pontiac Torrent? Trying To Chan...
Why Does My 2007 Torrent Overheat?
Replaced heat sensor, thermostat, bled the air from the system, changed rad cap and still overheats. it pushes the antifreeze out of the overflow jug. Does not do it when just idling but when car is ...
About the Pontiac Torrent
Having tried its hand at a crossover vehicle with the poorly received Aztek, Pontiac goes whole hog and introduces its first ever SUV, the Pontiac Torrent. The Torrent is still a compact crossover SUV, however, retaining a sporty car-like feel and sports suspension at an affordable price, while still offering many of the versatile features of a full-blown SUV.
Sharing a platform and powertrain with the Chevrolet Equinox, Pontiac dresses up its front and rear ends with its own unique styling. The Torrent features a 3.4-liter V6 and 5-speed automatic transmission. It comes in either front-wheel or all-wheel drive and offers a lot of cargo carrying options with its split-fold front and rear seats. The back seats also move forward and back to increase the cargo space or legroom accordingly. Though it's termed a compact, there is generous passenger room. Its compact size makes it more lightweight than most SUVs and even most crossovers, and it boasts an 18/25 fuel economy. That may not bowl you over, but for a car of its size, loaded with as many features as it has, it's fairly impressive.
Power locks and windows, ABS brakes, a luggage rack, cargo compartments, fog lights, and keyless entry are all standard on the Torrent, though there are plenty of option packages to make your drive as hassle-free and enjoyable as possible. In 2007, the Torrent added more safety features, including an anti-rollover sensor and Stabilitrak.
For 2008, it looks like Pontiac is going to release a much anticipated Torrent GXP, a sleeker, sportier version powered by a 265-hp V6 engine.