2008 Pontiac G5 2-Door Coupe Specs

2-Door Coupe
MSRP based on 2-Door Coupe

Quick Specs

Gas Mileage 25 mpg City/35 mpg Hwy
Engine Gas 4-Cyl, 2.2L
EPA Class Subcompact
Style Name G5 Coupe
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive
Passenger Capacity 5
Passenger Doors 2
Body Style 2dr Car
Transmission Transmission, 5-speed manual, includes 3.84 axle ratio


EPA Classification Subcompact
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 2991
Interior Dimensions
Second Head Room (in) 35.7
Front Shoulder Room (in) 53.1
Second Hip Room (in) 46.3
Front Head Room (in) 38.1
Second Leg Room (in) 32.2
Passenger Capacity 5
Front Hip Room (in) 49.4
Front Leg Room (in) 42.0
Second Shoulder Room (in) 49.3
Passenger Volume (ft³) 83.0
Exterior Dimensions
Min Ground Clearance (in) - TBD -
Track Width, Front (in) 58.7
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 67.5
Liftover Height (in) - TBD -
Wheelbase (in) 103.5
Track Width, Rear (in) 58.1
Height, Overall (in) 55.6
Length, Overall (in) 179.8
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³) 13.9

Fuel Economy

Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 13
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 25
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 35

Performance Specs

SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 148 @ 5600
Displacement 2.2L/134
Engine Order Code L61
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 152 @ 4200
Fuel System SFI
Engine Type Gas 4-Cyl
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 2.02
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.31
Trans Description Cont. Again NA
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.69
Trans Type 5
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.35
Clutch Size (in) - TBD -
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.58
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA
Trans Description Cont. Manual
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.98
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.84
Trans Order Code MM5
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 10.7 x 0.94
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) 9.1 x - TBD -
Brake Type Power
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) NA
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) NA
Brake ABS System NA
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD -
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 3.6
Steering Type Power
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 33.5
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 16.6
Rear Tire Size P195/65R16
Spare Tire Order Code NA
Front Tire Order Code N2H
Spare Tire Size - TBD -
Front Tire Size P195/65R16
Rear Tire Order Code N2H
Rear Wheel Material Steel
Spare Wheel Size (in) - TBD -
Front Wheel Size (in) 15 x - TBD -
Spare Wheel Material - TBD -
Front Wheel Material Steel
Rear Wheel Size (in) 15 x - TBD -
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) - TBD -
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) NA
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front Independent
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) - TBD -
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) Torsion Beam
Suspension Type - Rear Semi-Independent

Safety Features

Air Bag-Frontal-Driver Yes
Air Bag-Frontal-Passenger Yes
Air Bag-Passenger Switch (On/Off) No
Air Bag-Side Body-Front No
Air Bag-Side Body-Rear No
Air Bag-Side Head-Front Yes
Air Bag-Side Head-Rear Yes
Brakes-ABS No
Child Safety Rear Door Locks No
Daytime Running Lights Yes
Traction Control No
Night Vision No
Rollover Protection Bars No
Fog Lamps No
Parking Aid No
Tire Pressure Monitor Yes
Back-Up Camera No
Stability Control No
Other Features Air bags, dual-stage frontal, driver and right-front passenger...
Air bags, head curtain side-impact, front and rear outboard...
Safety belts, 3-point, all seating positions
LATCH system (Lower Anchors and Top tethers for CHildren), for...
Trunk emergency release handle
Daytime Running Lamps


Basic Miles/km 36,000
Basic Years 3
Corrosion Miles/km 100,000
Corrosion Years 6
Drivetrain Miles/km 100,000
Drivetrain Years 5
Roadside Assistance Miles/km 100,000
Roadside Assistance Years 5

Other Specs

Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 6.9
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) - TBD -
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) - TBD -
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) - TBD -
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) - TBD -
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) - TBD -
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) - TBD -
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