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2002 Pontiac Firebird
Base
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$20,650
4 listings nationwide

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2002 Saturn S-Series
3 Dr SC1 Coupe
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$13,545
1 vehicle

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Expert Reviews Reviews from CarGurus experts.

2002 Pontiac Firebird
Base

Talk about your anticlimaxes. The Pontiac Firebird unceremoniously disappeared after 2002, representing the death of one of only two continuously produced models from the muscle car e...

2002 Saturn S-Series
3 Dr SC1 Coupe

Taking its cue from the Soup Nazi in "Seinfeld," Saturn said no more S-Series wagons for you in 2002. More importantly, 2002 marked the last year of production for the S-Series. This m...

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

2002 Pontiac Firebird
Base
Joseph writes:
Great car, can take a beating so I wouldnt be afraid of high mileage. Ive owned mine for many years and the se...
20
Joebizzer writes:
Excellent car loved it when I owned it driving 1 was fun everyday
Cargo Capacity Ranked 2015 Alfa Romeo 4C worse.
"It has a back seat while the 4c does not"
Would Buy Ranked 2015 Alfa Romeo 4C better.
"I have already owned a firebird now I want a 4c spider"
125
dled1286 2002 Pontiac Firebird BaseReview:

Great To Look At And Fun To Drive — I love the look of the car. Its a very classy look and makes a really good noise even for a V6. Al...

2002 Saturn S-Series
3 Dr SC1 Coupe
5
GuruRR1RY writes:
Most reliable fun car Ive ever owned... hands down!
Cargo Capacity Ranked 2002 Honda Accord EX worse.
"Lots of room"
Family Car Ranked 2002 Honda Accord EX better.
"4 door as opposed to the 3 door smaller interior of the Sc2"
Kmcdaniel196 writes:
Great looking and rides really nice and is very good on gas.
225
STouchton 2002 Saturn S-Series 3 Dr SC1 CoupeReview:

Reliable And Efficient — This was my first financed car. I was always happy with it, and it never left me stranded anywhere. ...

Specs

2002 Pontiac Firebird
Base
2002 Saturn S-Series
3 Dr SC1 Coupe
Powertrain
Drivetrain
RWD
RWD
FWD
FWD
Fuel Economy, City
17 MPG
17 MPG
23 MPG
25 MPG
Fuel Economy, Highway
28 MPG
29 MPG
32 MPG
36 MPG
Fuel Tank Volume 16 gal 12 gal
Engine
Fuel Type
Gasoline
Gasoline
Gasoline
Gasoline
Power
200 hp @ 5,200 RPM
200 hp @ 5,200 RPM
100 hp @ 5,000 RPM
100 hp @ 5,000 RPM
Torque
225 lb-ft @ 4,000 RPM
225 lb-ft @ 4,000 RPM
114 lb-ft @ 2,400 RPM
114 lb-ft @ 2,400 RPM
Cylinders
6 cylinders
6 cylinders
4 cylinders
4 cylinders
Compression Ratio
9.4:1
9.4:1
9.3:1
9.3:1
Displacement
3,800 cc
3,800 cc
1,900 cc
1,900 cc
Bore x Stroke
3.8 in x 3.4 in
3.8 in x 3.4 in
3.23 in x 3.54 in
3.23 in x 3.54 in
Safety
ABS Brakes Standard Optional
Driver Airbag Standard Standard
Passenger Airbag Standard Standard
Curtain Airbags -- Optional
NHTSA Crash Test Results
Front Driver 4 stars 5 stars
Front Passenger 5 stars 5 stars
Side Driver 3 stars 3 stars
Side Rear Passenger 4 stars 2 stars
Rollover (pre-2011) -- 4 stars
Comfort and Convenience
Sunroof/Moonroof -- Optional
Leather Seats Optional --
Air Conditioning Standard Optional
CD Player Standard Standard
CD Changer Optional Optional
Cassette Player -- Optional
Radio Standard Standard
Power Windows Standard Optional
Power Door Locks Standard Optional
Driver Power Seats Optional --
Passenger Power Seats Standard Optional
Interior
Maximum Seating 4 seats 4 seats
Front Legroom 42.9 in 42.6 in
Back Legroom 28.9 in 31 in
Payload and Towing
Cargo Volume 12.9 cu ft 11.4 cu ft
Standard Towing Capacity -- 1,000 lbs
Maximum Towing Capacity 1,000 lbs 1,000 lbs
Exterior
Length 193.4 in 180.5 in
Width 74.5 in 68.2 in
Height 52 in 53 in
Wheelbase 101.1 in 102.4 in

Available Options

2002 Pontiac Firebird
Base
2002 Saturn S-Series
3 Dr SC1 Coupe

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