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Pros: Sun roof
Cons: Two doorsDrives good and handles good
Pros: Tony Stewart edition
Cons: gotta get use to the size since I use to drive a Mini Cooper S
Advice: n/aBought a Tony Stewart signautre series edition. Almost bought it last July when they had Employee pricing. Decided not to, glad I did, I got a brand new one for $25,000, last year they said employee price was $28,700. What a savings a year makes. Being a Stewart fan, every time I saw one on the road, I would go nuts. This was a MUST BUY for me. I knew it was a limited production, but I didn't find that there were only 1020 built until after I bought it. Love it, plan on keeping it for years to come!
Pros: Looks and performance
Cons: keeping the black finish clean
Advice: If one of the 1020 cars that were made becomes available--jump at the opportunityI also bought a 2005 Tony Steward Monte Carlo SS. This is a great car and I have had several offers (more than I paid for it new). I plan on keeping this car as only 1020 were made. This car will require a radar detector or you will be paying speeding tickets all the time. Chevy hit a home run here. I have driven Pontiac GTPs but no more.
Pros: Comfort and appearance
Cons: anti-lock brakes are not standard
Advice: Test drive other 2 door coupes to be fair, because that is what the monte is!I have the Ls sport appearance package, I was interested in gas mileage more then performance so I stuck with the 3.4, I get on average 31 mpg, If I wanted high performace I would have waited for the g6 2 door coupe gtp!!
Pros: it will gitty up and go
Cons: nothing yet
Advice: test drive and judge for yourselfI bought the Tony Stewart 2005 SS model. What a sweet ride. This car will kick ass when you put it to the floor. Considered buying a Pontiac Grand Prix GTP but I like the styling of the Monte Carlo. Got a gread deal with Employee Pricing and all.
Pros: HEATED SEATS! How did I ever live without these!
Cons: Now the SUV's don't see ME....
Advice: test drive....test drive...test drive...and pay a little extra for the leather!I absolutely love this vehicle! I traded in my 2003 trailblazer. I got it loaded. I had to get use to the gas pedal though. I was use to my past 2 suv's. Even though I didn't get the SS, this car will still get up and go! I have to watch my speed more now. It drives great, has less wind noise than my trailblazer. Came with 3 months free xm. I haven't even set my regular radio stations because I haven't turned from XM! The phone feature is really cool too! The leather seats are really comfortable! The leather is a little softer than other cars that I have been in. I also don't feel like a 'soccer mom' anymore!
Pros: all the above
Cons: front end appearance
Advice: i've had 12 04 gm cars that all went back this is my last american car,if this goes bad it jap all the way from now on,gm have no quality control.we'll lets put it this way i bought it,i like black,and it was loaded with,onstar,xm radio,6-way power seats D&P,heated seats D&P,cd player,cassette player,moon roof,22 city/31 hwy,alarm,keyless entry,onboard hands free telephone.