Pontiac Aztek vs Pontiac Torrent Compare price, expert/user reviews, mpg, engines, safety, cargo capacity and other specs at a glance.

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2005 Pontiac Aztek
AWD
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$3,847
2 listings nationwide

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2009 Pontiac Torrent
Base
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$6,373
17 listings nationwide

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Expert Reviews Reviews from CarGurus experts.

2005 Pontiac Aztek
AWD

That look. People just couldn't get past that look. And though Pontiac offered discounts galore, the crossover hatch/wagon Aztek never received a proper marketing campaign that highlig...

2009 Pontiac Torrent
Base
Michael Perkins Review:

With plenty to offer in the crossover segment, the Torrent is a welcom...

The Good: The 2009 Pontiac Torrent is a stylish, safe, and comfortable option in...

The Bad: The GXP trim adds little to the '09 Torrent but cost and annoyance wit...

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

2005 Pontiac Aztek
AWD
185
2005 Pontiac Aztek AWDReview:

Functional — functional, i have had to do basic maintenance and that it is. it moves the kids around, does not g...

Primary Use: Family transportation

20
2005 Pontiac Aztek AWDReview:

Awesome Car — Wish they still made them so I could get another one to replace it!

2009 Pontiac Torrent
Base
95
2009 Pontiac Torrent BaseReview:

Great Reliable Car. — This car is very reliable. I loved it so much that I had leased it first and then kept it and I am ...

Primary Use: Commuting to work

Specs

2005 Pontiac Aztek
AWD
2009 Pontiac Torrent
Base
Powertrain 4-Speed Automatic 5-Speed Automatic
Drivetrain
AWD
FWD
Fuel Economy, City
16 MPG
17 MPG
Fuel Economy, Highway
22 MPG
24 MPG
Fuel Tank Volume 18 gal 20 gal
Engine
Fuel Type
Gasoline
Gasoline
Power
185 hp @ 5,200 RPM
185 hp @ 5,200 RPM
Torque
210 lb-ft @ 4,000 RPM
210 lb-ft @ 3,800 RPM
Cylinders
6 cylinders
6 cylinders
Compression Ratio
9.5:1
9.5:1
Displacement
3,400 cc
3,400 cc
Bore x Stroke
3.6 in x 3.3 in
3.62 in x 3.31 in
Safety
ABS Brakes Optional Standard
Driver Airbag Optional Standard
Passenger Airbag Optional Standard
Front Side Airbags Optional --
Curtain Airbags -- Standard
NHTSA Crash Test Results
Front Driver -- 5 stars
Front Passenger -- 5 stars
Side Driver 5 stars 4 stars
Side Rear Passenger 3 stars 4 stars
Rollover (pre-2011) -- 4 stars
Comfort and Convenience
Sunroof/Moonroof Optional Optional
Leather Seats Optional Optional
Air Conditioning Optional Standard
CD Player Optional Standard
CD Changer Optional Optional
Radio Optional Standard
Power Windows Optional Standard
Power Door Locks Optional Standard
Driver Power Seats Optional Optional
Passenger Power Seats Optional Standard
Interior
Maximum Seating 5 seats 5 seats
Front Legroom 40.5 in 41.2 in
Back Legroom 38 in 40.2 in
Payload and Towing
Cargo Volume 45.4 cu ft 35.2 cu ft
Standard Payload -- 1,410 lbs
Maximum Payload -- 1,314 lbs
Standard Towing Capacity 3,500 lbs 3,500 lbs
Maximum Towing Capacity 3,500 lbs 3,500 lbs
Exterior
Length 182.1 in 188.8 in
Width 73.7 in 71.4 in
Height 66.7 in 69.3 in
Wheelbase 108.3 in 112.5 in

Available Options

2005 Pontiac Aztek
AWD
2009 Pontiac Torrent
Base

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