1996 Pontiac Sunfire

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6 reviews
Available Price Range $227-$3,263 Trims4 Combined MPG 27-30 SeatsN/A

Our Take on the 1996 Pontiac Sunfire

Our Take


Our Expert Reviews

Before letting the '96 models slip away, we tested the Pontiac Sunfire SE and Trans Am convertibles, which offered stark contrast to one another. Sunfire is an economy car with a top that goes down rather easily and smoothly when you grab a handle in the center of the windshield top and give it a light pull. The attraction of the Sunfire is open-top motoring in a cute small car that obtai... Read Full Review

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Consumer Reviews

4.5 out of 5

Based on 6 reviews

a great car and a convertible too

by Its all good from Brooks, Alberta on November 12, 2007

A great car and 12 years old it still makes people smile. It is fast and reliable and economical It has a backseat and a trunk (lots of convertibles have one or the other, some have neither. This one ... Read Full Review

4 Trims Available

A trim is a style of a vehicle model. Each higher trim has different or upgraded features from the previous trim along with a price increase. Learn more about trims

Trims Explained

When talking about cars, “trims” is a way of differentiating between different versions of the same model. Typically, most start with a no-frills, or “base” trim, and as features are added, or a different engine, drivetrain (gas vs. hybrid, for example) or transmission are included, trim names change and prices go up. It’s important to carefully check the trims of the car you’re interested in to make sure that you’re getting the features you want, or that you’re not overpaying for features you don’t want.


Crash-Test Reports


There are currently 11 recalls for this car.

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