(5.0) 7 reviews
MSRP: $35$4,187
Body Style: Sedan
Combined MPG: 24
Engine: 205-hp, 3.8-liter V-6 (regular gas)
Drivetrain: Front-wheel Drive
Transmission: 4-speed automatic w/OD
1996 Pontiac Bonneville


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It was the weekend and the open road beckoned. It was easy to be lured by the promise of a two-lane ribbon of blacktop on a warm summer day, so I surrendered to its siren call. It was easier still to give in to the lure of driving with the Pontiac Bonneville SSEI. This is a modern iteration of a GM large car, and in most ways the Bonneville is among the best sedans that the General makes.... Read full review for the 1996 Pontiac Bonneville

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Best Car We've Ever Owned

by Bonneville Fan from Overland Park, KS on July 28, 2009

We bought this car new in October 1995 and it now has approx. 170k miles on it. It's the best car we have ever owned. It's quiet, comfortable, handles well, and is reliable. I wish they still made the... Read Full Review

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