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2009 Pontiac Torrent

At a Glance

Pricing $24,820 - $31,415
Drive Types FWD, AWD
Engines 3.4l V6, 3.6l V6
Transmissions A5, A6
Fuel Economy 16-17 (city), 24 (highway)

Overview Information

The Torrent is a compact SUV. Handsome styling and unique interior packaging help set the Torrent apart from other offerings. The rear seat slides back and forth 8 in allowing you to trade off rear-seat legroom versus cargo hauling capability. AWD and FWD versions are offered. Base models are powered by a 185-hp V-6 mated to a 5-speed automatic. GXP models are powered by a 264 bhp 3.6L V6 coupled with a 6-speed automatic.

Official Word:

With the capability of an SUV and excellent ride and handling traits, the Pontiac Torrent is a stylish crossover that's ready for all active lifestyles. For 2009, that combination is offered in both a base model and the high-performance Torrent GXP - a unique vehicle with the power, performance and agility one expects of a Pontiac and the capability of a sport-utility vehicle. "Torrent is the quintessential crossover, with great capability complemented with a responsive driving...Read.

Model/Trim/Package Engine MPG VjI Base Price
Torrent Torrent 3.4l V6 (185-bhp) A5 FWD 17/24/20 $24,820
Torrent Torrent 3.4l V6 (185-bhp) A5 AWD 17/24/20 $26,815
Torrent GXP 3.6l V6 (264-bhp) A6 FWD 16/24/20 $29,420
Torrent GXP 3.6l V6 (264-bhp) A6 AWD 16/24/20 $31,415