Compare 2009 Volkswagen Eos vs 2009 Pontiac G6

2009 Volkswagen Eos
2009 Pontiac G6
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2-Door Convertible Manual Komfort
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
2-Door Convertible Manual Komfort 21 31 $29,433 $31,615
2-Door Convertible DSG Komfort 22 29 $30,532 $32,715
2-Door Convertible DSG Lux 22 29 $32,832 $35,200
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4-Door Sedan w/1SV
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door Sedan w/1SV 22 30 $18,889 $19,275
4-Door Sedan w/1SA 22 30 $19,363 $20,490
4-Door Sedan w/1SB 22 30 $20,000 $21,165
2-Door Coupe w/1SB 22 30 $20,997 $22,220
2-Door Coupe GT w/1SA 17 26 $22,755 $24,080
4-Door Sedan GT w/1SA 17 26 $22,850 $24,180
2-Door Coupe GT w/1SB 17 26 $23,256 $24,610
4-Door Sedan GT w/1SB 17 26 $23,350 $24,710
2-Door Coupe GXP w/1SA 17 26 $26,913 $28,480
4-Door Sedan GXP w/1SA 17 26 $27,008 $28,580
2-Door Coupe GXP w/1SB 17 26 $27,367 $28,960
4-Door Sedan GXP w/1SB 17 26 $27,461 $29,060
2-Door Convertible GT w/1SA 17 26 $30,117 $31,870
2-Door Convertible GT w/1SB 17 26 $30,523 $32,300
Pricing
Invoice Price
$29,433
$18,889
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$31,615
$19,275
Monthly Payment Estimate
$527 / month
$321 / month
The Car Connection's Take
TCC Rating
8.2
6.8
TCC’s Bottom Line
The 2009 Volkswagen Eos isn't sexy, and it's one of the most practical choices among convertibles and there's a lot to like. The 2009 Pontiac G6 models have appealing styling inside and out, but they fail to wow in most other respects.
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Fuel Economy
City
21 mpg 22 mpg
Highway
31 mpg 30 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification
Subcompact Compact
Interior Dimensions
Second Shoulder Room (in)
41.5 55.4
Front Leg Room (in)
41.7 42.2
Front Hip Room (in)
- TBD - 52.7
Passenger Volume (ft³)
77.4 110.1
Second Leg Room (in)
32.5 37.6
Front Head Room (in)
37.5 39.0
Second Hip Room (in)
- TBD - 51.9
Front Shoulder Room (in)
54.7 55.4
Passenger Capacity
4 5
Second Head Room (in)
35.8 36.5
Exterior Dimensions
Height, Overall (in)
56.8 57.1
Track Width, Rear (in)
61.1 60.0
Wheelbase (in)
101.5 112.3
Liftover Height (in)
- TBD - - TBD -
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in)
70.5 70.6
Track Width, Front (in)
60.8 59.6
Min Ground Clearance (in)
5.5 - TBD -
Length, Overall (in)
173.6 189.0
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³)
6.6-10.5 14.0
Brakes
Disc - Rear (Yes or )
Yes Yes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
11.0 x - TBD - 10.6 x - TBD -
Brake Type
Pwr Pwr
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in)
NA NA
Disc - Front (Yes or )
Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
12.3 x - TBD - 10.9 x - TBD -
Drum - Rear (Yes or )
NA NA
Brake ABS System
4-Wheel 4-Wheel
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal)
14.5 16
Steering
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft)
- TBD - 36.0
Steering Type
Pwr Rack & Pinion Electric Pwr
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering)
- TBD - 2.9
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft)
- TBD - - TBD -
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall
- TBD - 16.2
Tires
Spare Tire Size
Compact - TBD -
Front Tire Order Code
NA - TBD -
Spare Tire Order Code
NA - TBD -
Rear Tire Size
215/55HR16 P215/55R17
Rear Tire Order Code
NA - TBD -
Front Tire Size
215/55HR16 P215/55R17
Trailering
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
NA NA
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
NA 100
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
NA NA
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
NA 1000
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs)
3505 3305
Wheels
Rear Wheel Material
Aluminum Steel
Rear Wheel Size (in)
16 x 7 17 x - TBD -
Front Wheel Material
Aluminum Steel
Spare Wheel Material
Steel - TBD -
Front Wheel Size (in)
16 x 7 17 x - TBD -
Spare Wheel Size (in)
Compact - TBD -
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts)
7.6 - TBD -
Electrical
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)
140 - TBD -
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary)
- TBD - - TBD -
Engine
Fuel System
FSI Electronic Fuel Injection
SAE Net Torque @ RPM
207 @ 1800-5000 156 @ 5000
Engine Order Code
NA LE5
Displacement
2.0L/121 2.4L/145
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM
200 @ 5100-6000 164 @ 6400
Engine Type
Turbocharged Gas I4 Gas I4
Mileage
Fuel Economy Est-Combined (MPG)
25 25
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG)
31 30
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG)
21 22
Transmission
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)
3.94/3.09 3.91
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.10 0.68
Trans Description Cont.
Manual w/OD Automatic
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.93 NA
First Gear Ratio (:1)
3.36 2.96
Clutch Size (in)
- TBD - NA
Third Gear Ratio (:1)
1.47 1.00
Trans Type
6 4
Drivetrain
Front Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.11 NA
Trans Description Cont. Again
NA NA
Reverse Ratio (:1)
3.99 2.14
Second Gear Ratio (:1)
2.09 1.62
Trans Order Code
NA MN5
Summary
Body Style
2 Door Convertible Sedan
Vehicle Name
Volkswagen Eos Pontiac G6
Suspension
Suspension Type - Rear
Independent Four-Link
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)
Multi-link NA
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm)
- TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front
Independent MacPherson Strut
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in)
- TBD - 0.7
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)
MacPherson Strut NA
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm)
- TBD - - TBD -
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in)
- TBD - 0.8
Emissions
EPA Greenhouse Gas Score
7 7

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