The Truth About Cars » G8 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com The Truth About Cars is dedicated to providing candid, unbiased automobile reviews and the latest in auto industry news. Fri, 12 Feb 2016 18:54:02 +0000 en-US hourly 1 http://wordpress.org/?v=4.2.4 The Truth About Cars is dedicated to providing candid, unbiased automobile reviews and the latest in auto industry news. The Truth About Cars no The Truth About Cars editors@ttac.com editors@ttac.com (The Truth About Cars) 2006-2009 The Truth About Cars The Truth About Cars » G8 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/themes/ttac-theme/images/logo.gif http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com Crapwagon Outtake: 2009 Pontiac G8 GT http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2015/08/crapwagon-outtake-2009-pontiac-g8-gt/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2015/08/crapwagon-outtake-2009-pontiac-g8-gt/#comments Tue, 11 Aug 2015 20:00:02 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1135082 For the last few months, the esteemed commenters of TTAC have welcomed me onto their screens. I’m here to tell you that I’ve been using you. I’m using the B&B as a sounding board to help me decide on my next car, and to help generate enough factual ammunition to sell it to domestic management. So, […]

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For the last few months, the esteemed commenters of TTAC have welcomed me onto their screens. I’m here to tell you that I’ve been using you. I’m using the B&B as a sounding board to help me decide on my next car, and to help generate enough factual ammunition to sell it to domestic management. So, […]

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Capsule Review – 2011 Holden Commodore, Pontiac G8, Chevy SS, Chevrolet Caprice http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2013/11/capsule-review-2011-holden-commodore-pontiac-g8-chevy-ss-chevrolet-caprice/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2013/11/capsule-review-2011-holden-commodore-pontiac-g8-chevy-ss-chevrolet-caprice/#comments Tue, 26 Nov 2013 16:01:28 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=664226 My boss and I drive the same style rental slug Toyota over here, but when his was due for service, instead of a replacement Fortuner, I spotted a 2011 Chevy Caprice in his parking spot. Having spent almost a year without a proper V-8 under my foot, I convinced him we needed to take that […]

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My boss and I drive the same style rental slug Toyota over here, but when his was due for service, instead of a replacement Fortuner, I spotted a 2011 Chevy Caprice in his parking spot. Having spent almost a year without a proper V-8 under my foot, I convinced him we needed to take that […]

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Pontiac G8 To Return As A Chevy http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2010/11/pontiac-g8-to-return-as-a-chevy/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2010/11/pontiac-g8-to-return-as-a-chevy/#comments Tue, 23 Nov 2010 01:27:25 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=374034 Motor Trend gets three GM sources to confirm the return of the Pontiac G8 (Holden Commodore) to the North American market… only this time it’s coming as a Chevy. One exec even brags We have a good name for it… …and no, it’s not “Impala.” Nor is this simply a civilian version of the Caprice […]

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Motor Trend gets three GM sources to confirm the return of the Pontiac G8 (Holden Commodore) to the North American market… only this time it’s coming as a Chevy. One exec even brags We have a good name for it… …and no, it’s not “Impala.” Nor is this simply a civilian version of the Caprice […]

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What’s Wrong With This Picture: Busted! Edition http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2010/07/whats-wrong-with-this-picture-busted-edition/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2010/07/whats-wrong-with-this-picture-busted-edition/#comments Tue, 13 Jul 2010 17:40:59 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=360793 First of all, start burning that front fascia into your memory. Chevy’s new Caprice PPV is somehow even less distinctive than a Crown Vic, giving cops something of an edge until speed demons start recognizing it as an unmarked police cruiser rather than a strangely-modded G8. Speaking of which, GM still refuses to build a […]

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First of all, start burning that front fascia into your memory. Chevy’s new Caprice PPV is somehow even less distinctive than a Crown Vic, giving cops something of an edge until speed demons start recognizing it as an unmarked police cruiser rather than a strangely-modded G8. Speaking of which, GM still refuses to build a […]

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The Pontiac G8 Lives (In Australia) http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2010/01/the-pontiac-g8-lives-in-australia/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2010/01/the-pontiac-g8-lives-in-australia/#comments Wed, 13 Jan 2010 20:17:43 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=341687 Oh, the sad saga of the Pontaic G8. GM finally built a vehicle worthy of Pontiac’s sporty pretensions, only to can the whole brand months later, leaving the G8 orphaned. Which was crummy for enthusiasts, but ultimately a good thing for GM’s business as G8s were assembled in Australia and shipped over to the US, […]

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Oh, the sad saga of the Pontaic G8. GM finally built a vehicle worthy of Pontiac’s sporty pretensions, only to can the whole brand months later, leaving the G8 orphaned. Which was crummy for enthusiasts, but ultimately a good thing for GM’s business as G8s were assembled in Australia and shipped over to the US, […]

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What’s Wrong With This Picture: Cold Comfort Comparison Edition http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2009/11/whats-wrong-with-this-picture-cold-comfort-edition/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2009/11/whats-wrong-with-this-picture-cold-comfort-edition/#comments Wed, 25 Nov 2009 16:44:41 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=337004 GM Canada offers the least sufficient alternative possible for the defunct Pontiac G8 [via Derek Kreindler/CarChat]. Sound familiar?

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GM Canada offers the least sufficient alternative possible for the defunct Pontiac G8 [via Derek Kreindler/CarChat]. Sound familiar?

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