Comparison Test: 2008 Pontiac G8 GT vs. 2008 Dodge Charger R/T

Feb 25, 2008 Full story: Motor Trend 271

Tom Cruise singing "I've Gotta Be Me" atop a rainbow-colored parade float. Maybe that would attract more attention in the streets of L.A. than did our Ignition Orange G8 GT test car. via Motor Trend

Full Story
First Prev
of 14
Next Last
dodge man

Collinsville, IL

#1 Feb 25, 2008
I guess they couldn't run the Pontiac G8 GT against a Charger SRT8 (425 hp),...It wouldn't have been fare....Even the 355hp RT gave them a run,...
GTOGRRR

Sterling Heights, MI

#2 Mar 1, 2008
dodge man wrote:
I guess they couldn't run the Pontiac G8 GT against a Charger SRT8 (425 hp),...It wouldn't have been fare....Even the 355hp RT gave them a run,...
DON'T YOU WORRY....IN ANOTHER YEAR THE G8-GXP WILL BE OUT WITH THE 430HP LS3....AND COST LESS THAN THE CHARGER AGAIN....
GTOGRRR

Sterling Heights, MI

#3 Mar 1, 2008
http://www.edmunds.com/insideline/do/Drives/F...

dodge man...READ IT AND WEEP....
X -GM Man

Belleville, IL

#4 Mar 4, 2008
GTOGRRR wrote:
http://www.edmunds.com/insidel ine/do/Drives/FullTests/articl eId=124876
dodge man...READ IT AND WEEP....
...Yeah,Yeah,...and in a year the charger SRT8 will have the new 6.2 Hemi with 550 hp,...and General Motors will do like they always do to pontiac(2002 Trans Am,...GONE),...(2006 gto,...gone),...New Camaro no new Firebird,...Keep watching GM and you will see a trend,,(Chevy-Corvette/Camaro) ,Caddy,...Silverado)The main three in GM,...
movillerider

AOL

#5 Mar 10, 2008
hey, there are still plenty of gto's available, and not only are they faster then everything dodge has made in the last 20 years but they have the best interior of any vehicle under 50k.(excluding the viper) not to mention 23mpg on the highway ! challenger what ? I cant wait toast one of those dodges.
america1

AOL

#7 Mar 11, 2008
OH YE THERE HELLO DERE EVERY-1 DID I MENTION TO YOU DAT I LOVE TO STUFF KAAK IN MY MOUTH???
Dodge Man

Collinsville, IL

#8 Mar 11, 2008
movillerider wrote:
hey, there are still plenty of gto's available, and not only are they faster then everything dodge has made in the last 20 years but they have the best interior of any vehicle under 50k.(excluding the viper) not to mention 23mpg on the highway ! challenger what ? I the the cant wait toast one of those dodges.
Are you a Comic?
Bring on the GTO,...The GTO has left the building,...again,...Ha..Ha... Ha
Pontiac G6 GT

AOL

#9 Mar 13, 2008
What are you a moron??? GM owns Dodge hands down, the Pontiac G8 GT will kill the Charger and the GM is the fun to drive car.

Go look at the stupid Dodge commercials, there is a TREND, the only crap they advertise are those stupid Minivans, Ram and Avenger...THATS IT!!! DODGE SMELLS!!!
Dodge Man

Pittsburgh, PA

#10 Mar 13, 2008
Pontiac G6 GT wrote:
What are you a moron??? GM owns Dodge hands down, the Pontiac G8 GT will kill the Charger and the GM is the fun to drive car.
Go look at the stupid Dodge commercials, there is a TREND, the only crap they advertise are those stupid Minivans, Ram and Avenger...THATS IT!!! DODGE SMELLS!!!
Ha..Ha...Ha..You need to recheck Motor Trend Magazine this Month,..they ran the Dodge Charger RT against the Pontiac because the SRT8 WAS TOO QUICK TO RUN IT,..(SAME ISSUE)
Ford dude

AOL

#11 Mar 13, 2008
Stupid! Wait until Ford gets into it, and Dodge will be rolled flat teee heee hee!!!
Dodge Man

Pittsburgh, PA

#12 Mar 13, 2008
The Dodge Viper says: "Bring it on"
GTOGRRR

Brighton, MI

#13 Mar 13, 2008
Dodge Man wrote:
<quoted text>
Ha..Ha...Ha..You need to recheck Motor Trend Magazine this Month,..they ran the Dodge Charger RT against the Pontiac because the SRT8 WAS TOO QUICK TO RUN IT,..(SAME ISSUE)
yah...and if im not mistaken, the G8 GT "owned" the Dodge...hahaha
GTOGRRR

Brighton, MI

#14 Mar 13, 2008
Dodge Man wrote:
The Dodge Viper says: "Bring it on"
no problem...we'll bring the Vette....with the LS9
Dodge Man

Collinsville, IL

#15 Mar 13, 2008
GTOGRRR wrote:
<quoted text>
no problem...we'll bring the Vette....with the LS9
Yeah,..Like you will ever seen that on the street..Good like finding one outside a car show,...Ha..Ha..Ha...
Dodge Man

Collinsville, IL

#16 Mar 13, 2008
GTOGRRR wrote:
<quoted text>
yah...and if im not mistaken, the G8 GT "owned" the Dodge...hahaha
You were misstaken,.. check out the whole magazine,, about the SRT8,...don't just look a the pictures,..
Ford dude

AOL

#17 Mar 14, 2008
Dodge Man wrote:
The Dodge Viper says: "Bring it on"
And we will DESTROY you with the Ford GT.
Rich UAW Worker

Philadelphia, PA

#18 Mar 14, 2008
Ford dude wrote:
<quoted text>
And we will DESTROY you with the Ford GT.
That thing didn't last long on the market....did it? I wonder how much profit Ford made from one of those?
Dodge Man

Pittsburgh, PA

#19 Mar 14, 2008
Four to Five times higher price than the best vette,...Small group of buyers = Gone!...sure thing is ,he doesn't own one,..
GTOGRRRR

Sterling Heights, MI

#20 Mar 14, 2008
Dodge Man wrote:
<quoted text>
You were misstaken,.. check out the whole magazine,, about the SRT8,...don't just look a the pictures,..
here you go again...real world comparison with the SRT8....geesh....you chrysler people always seem like you have something to prove....is it a self-esteem thing....are you inadequate?
http://www.edmunds.com/insideline/do/Drives/F...
Dodge Man

Pittsburgh, PA

#21 Mar 14, 2008
GTOGRRRR wrote:
<quoted text>
here you go again...real world comparison with the SRT8....geesh....you chrysler people always seem like you have something to prove....is it a self-esteem thing....are you inadequate?
http://www.edmunds.com/insideline/do/Drives/F...
The Dodge only needed to beat the Pontiac,...so the driver made it close not to beat the Pontiac to bad,...

Tell me when this thread is updated:

Subscribe Now Add to my Tracker
First Prev
of 14
Next Last

Add your comments below

Characters left: 4000

Please note by submitting this form you acknowledge that you have read the Terms of Service and the comment you are posting is in compliance with such terms. Be polite. Inappropriate posts may be removed by the moderator. Send us your feedback.

Dodge Charger Discussions

Title Updated Last By Comments
CEO to reveal 5-year strategy in early 2014; ke... (Nov '13) 18 hr Bob 13
Dodge Challenger: The ultimate modern American ... (Mar '10) Wed Ralph Gilles 15
Dodge Revisits Roots With Retro Challenger (Jan '06) Oct 13 1979jnap 3
Chrysler Extends Fuel-Tank Warranty on 2006 V-8... Jul '14 Dodge Man 1
Dodge Durango: same name, nicer ride Jun '14 lejomaha 1
2014 Jeep Grand Cherokee SRT Named 'SUV of the ... (Oct '13) May '14 Poopsburgh 4
Hellcat? Dodge Challenger May Gain 6.2-Liter Su... (May '13) Apr '14 U Clown 10

Dodge Charger People Search

Addresses and phone numbers for FREE