2000 Pontiac Grand Prix Overview

Grand Prix

Looking for a Used Grand Prix in your area?

CarGurus has 2,805 nationwide Grand Prix listings starting at $1,995.

ZIP:
Average user score
4.4 5 stars
Based on 80 reviews

2000 Pontiac Grand Prix Overview

Engine upgrades highlight the changes to the 2000 Pontiac Grand Prix. A redesigned 3.1 V6 now gets 175-hp, and due to new intake and camshaft improvements, it rates better on emissions and creates less noise and shudder. This engine comes standard on the SE sedan, though the SE is most often sold as a fleet car. The more popular GT and GTP sedan and coupe feature the much more exciting 3.8-liter, 200-hp V6 (240-hp in the supercharged GTP). All come with a 4-speed automatic transmission. Other changes include a slightly restyled front end and a now standard anti-theft system.
A limited number of Daytona Race Car coupes were produced as part of the 2000 Grand Prix lineup. These featured a spoiler, dual hood scoops, 16-inch performance tires, and special badging.
The 3800 engine power is a favorite of 2000 Grand Prix drivers. It is fast, thrilling, and has a lot of kick you wouldn't expect in a heavy mid-sized car. Handling is the number one compliment, as it is both sporty, sure-footed, and feels like a smaller car. Acceleration is smooth and instant. Drivers like the interior space and all the optional touches, like the heads-up display and heated seats, and overall they think the Grand Prix packs in a lot of power and luxury at a much cheaper price (and insurance costs) than comparable cars. Negatives include a faulty window regulator, frequent squeaks and rattles, cheap plastic parts, the tendency for interior door panels to fall off, and problems with the electrics and transmission.

Updated

What's your take on the 2000 Pontiac Grand Prix?

  • Report

2000 Pontiac Grand Prix Top Comparisons

Users ranked 2000 Pontiac Grand Prix against other cars which they drove/owned. Each ranking was based on 9 categories. Here is the summary of top rankings.

2000 Pontiac Grand Prix vs:

    Have you driven a 2000 Pontiac Grand Prix?  
    Rank This Car

    Cars compared to 2000 Pontiac Grand PrixPeople researching a 2000 Pontiac Grand Prix contacted a dealer about

    Grand Prix

    Looking for a Used Grand Prix in your area?

    CarGurus has 2,805 nationwide Grand Prix listings starting at $1,995.

    ZIP:
    Have questions?   Ask a question

    Pontiac Grand Prix Questions

    My Car Wants To Start But Won't

    My car won't start. When I put the key in and turn it over it makes a click (almost hesitation type of) noise and at the same time when I try to turn it over the lights turn off in my car. Is it ...

    49 views with 6 answers (last answer 17 hours ago)

    Power Steering Pulley Broke

    So while my car was getting worked on they put some power steering fluid in the reservoir to look for a leak but it all fell out the bottom and got on my serpentine belt. They told me they put brak...

    121 views with 2 answers (last answer 4 days ago)

    Rear Tire Rods

    Do 2000 grand prix come with rear tire rods

    6 views with 1 answer (last answer about a week ago)

    Is The Fuel Pump In A 2000 Have The Same Idea As 2008 Access In The Trunk ...

    5 views with no answers yet

    Oil Leak

    I have a 2000 Grand Prix and one day my boyfriend was driving it to work and got two blocks away from work and the low oil light came on so he checked it was completely out of oil so he filled it ...

    15 views with 5 answers (last answer 2 weeks ago)