Car quick pick



My car fleet

No cars selected
Pontiac logo

Pontiac Grand Prix GT

(2006 model)

Brief specs of 2006 Pontiac Grand Prix GT

4-door 5-seater sedan (saloon), petrol (gasoline) 6-cylinder 12-valve V engine, 3786 cm3 / 231.0 cu in / 231.0 cu in, 194.0 kW / 260.2 hp / 260.2 hp @ 5200 rpm / 5200 rpm / 5200 rpm, 379.7 N·m / 280.0 lb·ft / 280.0 lb·ft @ 3600 rpm / 3600 rpm / 3600 rpm, front wheel drive, consumption 10.8 l/100km / 26.2 mpg-UK / 21.8 mpg-US

units: metric UK US

Basic (general) data

Marque (make)PontiacIssued from2006
ModelGrand Prix GTIssued until
SerieGrand PrixNumber made
Model familyBody construction
Model codeBody designation
ManufacturerPontiacCountryUS

Bodywork

Base platformNumber of doors4
Bodywork typesedan (saloon)Number of seats5
Bodywork designerCargo capacity (volume)453 l / 16.00 cu ft / 16.00 cu ft
Passenger space (volume)2747 l / 97.01 cu ft / 97.01 cu ftMax. cargo capacity (volume)

Dimensions & Weight

Length5040 mm / 198.4 in / 198.4 inTotal (curb) weight1347 kg / 2970 lb / 2970 lb
Width1830 mm / 72.0 in / 72.0 inDry weight
Height1430 mm / 56.3 in / 56.3 inLoad capacity233 kg / 514 lb / 514 lb
Wheelbase2810 mm / 110.6 in / 110.6 inGross (max.) weight1580 kg / 3483 lb / 3483 lb
Track frontTowing weight454 kg / 1001 lb / 1001 lb
Track rearWeight distribution (front)
Ground clearance180 mm / 7.1 in / 7.1 inFuel capacity64 l / 14.1 UK gal / 16.9 US gal
Length/wheelbase ratio1.79  

Aerodynamics

Drag coefficient (Cd, Cx, Cw)0.4Frontal area (A)2.22 m2 / 23.9 sq ft / 23.9 sq ft (est.)
Aerodynamic coefficient (Cd×A)0.89 m2 / 9.6 sq ft / 9.6 sq ft (est.)Aerodynamic resistance (Aero horse power) at 100 km/h (62 mph)22.1 kW / 29.7 hp / 29.7 hp (est.)

Engine

Engine CodeTotal number of cylinders6
Engine TypeV engine (V6)Total number of valves12
Engine ManufacturerValves per cylinder2
Engine constructionBore96.5 mm / 3.80 in / 3.80 in
Fuelpetrol (gasoline)Stroke86.4 mm / 3.40 in / 3.40 in
Fuel detailsBore/Stroke ratio1.12
Fuel supplyInjectionEngine displacement3786 cm3 / 231.0 cu in / 231.0 cu in
Engine Main bearingsUnitary capacity631.91 cm3/cylinder / 38.562 cu in/cylinder / 38.562 cu in/cylinder
Cam DesignCompression ratio8.5 : 1
SumpwetMax. output power194.0 kW / 260.2 hp / 260.2 hp at 5200 rpm / 5200 rpm / 5200 rpm
AspirationMax. torque379.7 N·m / 280.0 lb·ft / 280.0 lb·ft at 3600 rpm / 3600 rpm / 3600 rpm
Compressor typeMaximum rpm
IntercoolerMax. net output (power at the wheels)77.6 kW / 104.1 hp / 104.1 hp (est.)
CoolantwaterSpecific output51.2 kW/l / 1.126 bhp/cu in / 1.126 bhp/cu in
Catalytic converterSpecific torque100.3 N·m/l / 0.88 lb·ft/cu in / 0.88 lb·ft/cu in

Transmission

Transmission typeNumber of gears
Wheel drivefront wheel driveTop gear (drive) ratio
  Final gear (drive) ratio

Performance

Acceleration 0-50 mph (80 km/h)Top (maximal) speed
Acceleration 0-60 mph (97 km/h)Power-to-weight ratio196.0 kW/ton / 148.5 bhp/ton / 148.5 bhp/ton
Acceleration 0-100 km/hFuel consumption, City (urban)12.5 l/100km / 22.6 mpg-UK / 18.8 mpg-US
Acceleration 0-100 mph (160 km/h)Fuel consumption, Road (extra-urban)8.6 l/100km / 32.8 mpg-UK / 27.4 mpg-US
Acceleration 80-120 km/h (50-70 mph) in topFuel consumption, Mixed (combined)10.8 l/100km / 26.2 mpg-UK / 21.8 mpg-US
Standing ¼mile time Fuel consumption, Euro
Standing kilometer time CO2 emissions253 g/km / 407 g/mi / 407 g/mi (est.)
  Range593 km / 368 mi / 368 mi

Chassis

Engine locationfrontEngine alignmenttransverse
SteeringSteering details
Turns lock-to-lockTurning circle12.0 m / 39.4 ft / 39.4 ft
Suspension frontIndependentSuspension rearIndependent
Wheels frontWheels rear
Tyres front215/70-R15Tyres rearP185/80-R13
Brakes frontventilated discBrakes reardisc
Brake diameter frontBrake diameter rear
Brakes detailsABS (anti-lock braking system)Braked area

Technical specifications and performance data of Pontiac Grand Prix GT

Infobox

Car Insurance FAQs #2

How does my driving record affect my insurance premium?

The premium you pay is a direct reflection of your driving record for the past three to five years depending on the insurance company. Insurance companies order driving records from the DMV of your residence state and from other states where you've been licensed. Statistics show that drivers with tickets and accidents are more likely to have accidents than drivers with clean records.

Why is it harder to get insurance if drivers in my household have bad driving records?

(...)

Read more...

 
TOPlist