1999 Pontiac Grand Prix Overview

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1999 Pontiac Grand Prix Overview

Available as a sedan or coupe, the 1999 Pontiac Grand Prix is a roomy mid-sized car perfect for family trips, while its high-performance V6 engine and sporty handling have enough kick to keep the driving enthusiast plenty satisfied.
Sedans come in SE, GT, and GTP trims. Coupes come as a GT or GTP only. The SE features a 3.1-liter, 160-hp V6, while the GT and GTP come with a much more aggressive and faster 3.8 V6. In the GT, this hits 200-hp, a 5-hp increase from the previous year. The supercharged GTP achieves 240-hp. This engine is an option on the SE sedan. A 4-speed automatic is the only transmission, though it does come with normal and performance shift modes. Other new additions to the 1999 Grand Prix are a few more options, including heated seats and OnStar. The GT sedan and coupe get a standard rear spoiler to help create a sporty look to go along with its engine.
A wide track design and stiffer suspension mean better handling for the 1999 Grand Prix, and drivers notice this right away. They say it performs best on the highway, has great acceleration and engine power, and takes curves and corners easily and tightly for a mid-size car. It is also sturdy and good in bad weather. Other favorite features are the pass-through to the trunk, the heads-up display, and the increased roominess. Cheap-looking and easily broken plastic parts are annoying, as is a tendency to squeak and rattle. Drivers wish there was a manual transmission option. Problems with the power window regulators persist.

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    ashcar_333
    25

    What Is The Max Milage That A Grand Prix Can Get?

    My grand prix is a 99 and it has 119,000 miles on it. How much longer can it go?

    9,489 views with 42 answers (last answer 2 days ago)
    Doug Goehring
    5

    Motor Oil

    i have a 1999 Pontiac Grand Prix SE with the 3100 motor that has 137xxx miles on it and it calls for 10W-30 but the place that did the oil change put in 5W-30 oil in it. will this effect the car in an...

    11 views with 1 answer (last answer 2 weeks ago)
    Tiffany Whitley
    0

    Windshield Wiper Issues

    My windshield wipers work about 85% of the time on delay and low, 95% of the time on high.... Sometimes, when on high, they go crazy, a few times lodging on my driver side mirror. They frequently ...

    1 view with no answers yet
    Tiffany Whitley
    0

    Wiper Problems

    My windshield wipers work about 85% of the time on delay and low, 95% of the time on high.... Sometimes, when on high, they go crazy, a few times lodging on my driver side mirror. They frequently ...

    2 views with no answers yet
    Anthony Askew
    0

    Power

    I have a stock 99 grand prix gt i know its not a gtp but how can i get more power or get more power out the car without adding a supercharger or breaking the bank so like 5 or 600 in costs

    7 views with 1 answer (last answer 4 weeks ago)