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Used Pontiac Hatchback Ratings

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    5/24/2010 5:13:20 AM

    2007 Pontiac Vibe

    Pros: comfort

    Cons: drink holders

    great vehicle

    • Recommend this vehicle to a friend? Yes
    • How long have you owned this vehicle? 4 years
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    5/13/2010 6:51:24 PM

    2005 Pontiac Vibe

    I love this car.

    Pros: Moon and Tunes pkg.....200 watt premium sound sys.

    Cons: hubcaps and factory tires

    I like everything about my beautiful Vibe. I love the color (Moonstone), the handling, the pep, overall look and the versatility of folding down the back seat. I had the windows tinted dark and with the Moonstone color, it is really hot looking.

    • Recommend this vehicle to a friend? Yes
    • How long have you owned this vehicle? 4 years
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    5/12/2010 12:16:33 PM

    2005 Pontiac Vibe

    Love my Pontiac Vibe

    Pros: Sun Roof, love the beach and it beautiful at Drive in

    Cons: n/a

    Smooth ride. We have a long distance to work everyday and our Vibe make it smooth everytime. In the 5 years having her we have never had a problem at all.

    • Recommend this vehicle to a friend? Yes
    • How long have you owned this vehicle? 4 years
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    8/10/2009 11:15:51 AM

    2010 Pontiac G3 - Base

    Pros: Good looks, price, 5yr/100,000 warranty, MPG, & LOTS of features for the $$$

    Cons: Needs improvement in acceleration, comfort, and 1-2 MPG more

    Advice: It may turn-out to be a 'classic' - the demise of Pontiac leads to only a single year for this car!

    22 yrs ago, I purchased my first 'micro-car' - '87 Chevy Sprint (2 dr hatchback) for about $7,000 brand new; carbuerated 1.0 liter - 3 cyl (49 hp), 5-speed, NOTHING power - not even the steering! It did have A/C, 2 dash-radio speakers (no radio), 12-in tires, cloth/vinyl seats, 12/12,000 warranty; that's it. I loved THAT CAR! Three weeks ago, for about the same price (adjusted for inflation) - $13,250 with tax! (4-dr hatchback) 1.6 liter / 4-cyl, VVT w/ MPFI (106 hp), Auto Trans, PS, PW, PL, AM/FM/XM/CD/MP3, 6 spkrs, tach, digital odometer w/ 2 trip-ometers, cruise control, intermittent wipers, steering wheel radio controls, tilt wheel, fog lamps, DRL's, rear window and outside mirror defogger, four airbags, remote & keyless entry w/ alarm, tire pressure monitor, rear spoiler, 3 cupholders, ONSTAR, 14-inch tires, high-quality full cloth seats w/ armrest & adj. lumbar for driver, all seats have adjustable head-restraints, 5yr/100,000 warranty: It rides well for its class, the sound system is above average, gets decent mileage, and has so many features not found in the competition and not available at any price 22 yrs ago. Yeserday, Aug 9, 2009, I drove to DFW from San Antonio. I double checked my math, I got 37 mpg @ 70 mph with A/C; I REALLY love THIS CAR! It's a bargain, looks good and fun-to-drive!

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    3/20/2008 11:04:24 AM

    2006 Pontiac Vibe - GT FWD

    Pros: Upgraded stereo with woofer rocks!, utility of the back with seats folded down, four doors, attractive hubcaps without having to spring for sport wheels

    Cons: Seat ergonomics, not as good in snow as I expected for front wheel drive, road noise

    Advice: The fact that many aren't getting the advertised mileage causes me concern. It shouldn't be luck of the draw. Double check other sites for mileage reviews.

    I've driven a 2005 5 spd, 125 hp engine, no AWD model for just over two years. For the money, I don't think there's a better option. Feels big, even though it's quite small, if you don't mind pushing the RPMs up to 5K or better, the little 4 banger is surprisingly peppy. Unlike others, I get the advertised 30 in the city and 36 on the highway. I've even hit 38 on one round trip to the Rocky Mountains and kept up easily with the flow of traffic with two passengers, luggage and bicycles. Suspension isn't high tech, the gear box is low end, seat ergonomics don't fit me well (I have to sit very straight to make arm and leg lengths reach steering wheel and pedals correctly). But for the money, it's a great value and the perfect in city commuter.

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    1/26/2008 9:53:13 PM

    2006 Pontiac Vibe - Base FWD

    Pros: The great handling

    Cons: The style of the break lights. I always wanted to buy different ones but they are not avaliable.

    Advice: Make sure whatever car you buy you absolutly love it. Don't settle for less!

    I only drove it for just a few miles before deciding to purchase it. I loved the way it handeled and the ablility to do a quick turnaround. Very quick for not being a V6. Bucket seats are so comfortable and there is so much room to store all the things you have in the car. Easy to convert the steats to fold down position. Loved it from the minute I steped in.

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    6/8/2007 5:36:48 AM

    2006 Pontiac Vibe - Base FWD

    Pros: fold down seats

    Cons: 24.5 mpg in town

    Advice: dont think that it realy gets 30 mpg. in town

    I like my vibe it has lots of power and also lots of room for a small car.but most of my driving is in town and I bought it for the 30 mpg.in town driving and I only get 24.5 mpg. in town. so for 24.5 in town I could be driving a much nicer luxury car.