1997 Pontiac Grand Prix GTP

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Rank: #14

Class: Pontiac

0-60 Time: 6.8 seconds

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The top 10 fastest cars from Pontiac are ranked from fastest to slowest based on their 0-60 times. We crunched the numbers from the best estimates of several premier resources, including Motor Trend, Road & Track, Car & Driver and more.

Pulling up at #14 in this class is the 1997 Pontiac Grand Prix GTP, which races 0-60 mph in 6.8 seconds. Sports cars with this rate of acceleration are generally classified as Spirited Cars.

It lags behind the #13 ranked 1994 Pontiac Firebird Formula by 0.1 seconds and darts ahead of the #15 ranked 1987 Pontiac Firebird Trans Am GTA by 0.3 seconds.

Whether you are behind the wheel of one of these cars or happen to spot one in the next lane over, think twice before you step on the gas pedal. In a race from 0-60 mph between 1997 Pontiac Grand Prix GTP vs. 1987 Pontiac Firebird Trans Am GTA, you would WIN by 0.3 seconds!

If you happen to roll up next to another Pontiac, be sure you know what you're up against. Find out where your car stands among the top 10 fastest cars from 1997.

Vehicle information

Year: 1997

Make: Pontiac

Model: Grand Prix GTP

Engine: V-6 supercharged

Horsepower: 240

Torque: 280

Transmission: 4A

Curb Weight: 3480

City MPG: 18

Highway MPG: 27

MSRP: $24,920

Performance statistics


Class: Spirited Cars

Rank: #299

Best 0-60 Time: 6.8 seconds

Best ¼ Mile: 15.2 seconds

@ speed: 91.5 mph

Best Top Speed: 126.0 mph

Best Skid Pad: 0.8 G

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