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2023 Dodge Charger
GT AWD
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$41,599
2009 Pontiac G8
Base
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$10,398
29 listings nationwide

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Expert Reviews Reviews from CarGurus experts.

2023 Dodge Charger
GT AWD
No Expert Reviews
2009 Pontiac G8
Base

The rear-wheel-drive G8 sedan represents Pontiac's newfound determination to live up to its once-glorious performance heritage. The 2009 G8 comes in three trims. The base G8 provides ...

User Reviews Reviews from CarGurus users who have driven or owned the car.

2023 Dodge Charger
GT AWD
No User Reviews
2009 Pontiac G8
Base
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Guru93H7S writes:
Car is lighter and has very notable acceleration over the Camaro. Much rarer as well. It was produced in the ...
Handling Ranked 2010 Chevrolet Camaro 2SS Coupe RWD worse.
"They handled very similar in most aspects, but the car seemed smaller and lighter. Traction control usually kicked in while shifting into second on the G8 GT. Also, while at higher speeds, there was more immediate acceleration by the G8 GT."
Back Seats Ranked 2010 Chevrolet Camaro 2SS Coupe RWD worse.
"Much roomier. It is a full size sedan with a performance motor."
ALICHIA writes:
Too expensive for an 09
Dave_D_05 writes:
Beautiful car. Sleek arrow dynamic styling. However, very limited on amenities, even for a car of its time. Th...
Power Ranked 2016 Chevrolet SS RWD better.
"LS3 415hp motor"
Handling Ranked 2016 Chevrolet SS RWD better.
"Magnetic ride control"

Specs

2023 Dodge Charger
GT AWD
2009 Pontiac G8
Base
Powertrain 8-Speed Automatic 5-Speed Automatic
Drivetrain
AWD
RWD
Fuel Economy, City
--
17 MPG
Fuel Economy, Highway
--
25 MPG
Fuel Tank Volume 18.5 gal 19 gal
Engine
Fuel Type
Gasoline
Gasoline
Power
300 hp @ 6,350 RPM
256 hp @ 6,300 RPM
Torque
264 lb-ft @ 4,800 RPM
248 lb-ft @ 2,100 RPM
Cylinders
6 cylinders
6 cylinders
Compression Ratio
10.2:1
10.2:1
Displacement
3,600 cc
3,600 cc
Bore x Stroke
3.78 in x 3.27 in
3.7 in x 3.37 in
Safety
ABS Brakes Standard Standard
Driver Airbag Standard Standard
Passenger Airbag Standard Standard
Front Side Airbags Standard Standard
Rear Side Airbags -- Standard
Curtain Airbags Standard Standard
NHTSA Crash Test Results
Comfort and Convenience
Sunroof/Moonroof -- Optional
Leather Seats -- Optional
Air Conditioning Standard Standard
CD Player -- Standard
CD Changer -- Optional
Radio Standard Standard
Power Windows Standard Standard
Power Door Locks Standard Standard
Driver Power Seats Standard Standard
Passenger Power Seats Standard Standard
Interior
Maximum Seating 5 seats 5 seats
Front Legroom 41.8 in 42.2 in
Back Legroom 40.1 in 39.4 in
Payload and Towing
Cargo Volume 16.5 cu ft 17.5 cu ft
Maximum Payload 1,103 lbs --
Standard Towing Capacity -- 2,000 lbs
Maximum Towing Capacity 1,000 lbs 2,000 lbs
Exterior
Length 200.8 in 196.1 in
Width 82.7 in 74.8 in
Height 58.5 in 57.7 in
Wheelbase 120 in 114.8 in

Available Options

2023 Dodge Charger
GT AWD

Exterior Colors

  • B5 Blue Pearlcoat
  • Destroyer Gray Clearcoat
  • F8 Green
  • Frostbite
  • Go Mango
  • Granite Pearlcoat
  • Octane Red Pearlcoat
  • Pitch Black Clearcoat
  • Plum Crazy Pearlcoat
  • SINAMON Stick
  • Sublime Metallic Clearcoat
  • Torred Clearcoat
  • Triple Nickel Clearcoat
  • White Knuckle Clearcoat

Option Packages

  • Alpine Audio Group W/Subwoofer
  • Blacktop Package
  • Blacktop Special Edition
  • Cold Weather Package
  • Navigation & Travel Group
  • Plus Group
  • Power Sunroof
  • Technology Group
2009 Pontiac G8
Base

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