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1997 Pontiac Grand Prix

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Specs

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GT 2dr Coupe GT

Brakes

Rear Drum Diam x Width (in)
Brake Type Power
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 10.6 x 1.26
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 10.8 x 0.43
Drum - Rear (Yes or )
Brake ABS System 4-Wheel

Cargo Area Dimensions

Trunk Volume (ft³) 16.0

Cooling System

Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 8.5

Electrical

Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 690
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 770
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 105

Engine

Displacement 3.8L/231
Engine Order Code L67
Engine Order Code L36
Engine Type Gas V6
Fuel System Supercharged SFI
Fuel System SFI
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 240 @ 5200
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 195 @ 5200
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 280 @ 3600
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 230 @ 4000

Exterior Dimensions

Min Ground Clearance (in) 5.5
Liftover Height (in) 30.9
Height, Overall (in) 54.7
Track Width, Front (in) 61.7
Track Width, Rear (in) 61.0
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 72.7
Length, Overall (in) 197.1
Wheelbase (in) 110.5

Fuel Tank

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 18.0

Interior Dimensions

Front Shoulder Room (in) 58.5
Front Leg Room (in) 42.4
Front Head Room (in) 38.3
Front Hip Room (in) 55.7
Second Hip Room (in) 54.3
Second Shoulder Room (in) 57.2
Second Leg Room (in) 36.1
Second Head Room (in) 36.5
Passenger Volume (ft³) 94.1
Passenger Capacity 5

Mileage

EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 28
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 19
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 18
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 30

Steering

Steering Type Variable Power Rack & Pinion
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 37.0
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 2.6
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 15.2
Steering Type Power Rack & Pinion
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD -

Summary

Vehicle Name Pontiac Grand Prix
Body Style 2 Door Coupe GT

Suspension

Suspension Type - Rear Tri-Link
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) w/Coil Springs
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) w/Coil Springs
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) 32
Suspension Type - Front MacPherson Strut
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) 0.68
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) 32
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) 1.18

Tires

Rear Tire Order Code QVG
Rear Tire Order Code QNX
Spare Tire Order Code
Front Tire Size P225/60R16
Rear Tire Size P225/60R16
Spare Tire Size T125/70D15
Front Tire Order Code QNX
Front Tire Order Code QVG

Trailering

Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 100
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 1000
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)

Transmission

Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.29
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 2.93
Clutch Size (in)
Reverse Ratio (:1) 2.38
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.70
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.57
First Gear Ratio (:1) 2.92
Trans Description Cont. Again Electronic
Trans Description Cont. Automatic w/OD,
Trans Type 4
Trans Order Code

Vehicle

EPA Classification Mid-Size

Weight Information

Base Curb Weight (lbs) 3381

Wheels

Front Wheel Material Aluminum
Spare Wheel Size (in) 15 x 4
Rear Wheel Size (in) 16 x 6.5
Spare Wheel Material - TBD -
Front Wheel Size (in) 16 x 6.5
Rear Wheel Material Aluminum