The 2003 Pontiac Vibe is one of a new class of vehicle
designed for adventurous young people with a small budget
but a big appetite for performance, versatility and style.
Fuel economy, cargo room and generous standard features
are all big selling points for the 2003 Pontiac Vibe, a
spacious member of the compact car class.
The 2003 Pontiac Vibe has a Base version that comes in either
front or all-wheel drive (AWD). The GT Edition, which sports
a lot more power as well as brake and styling upgrades,
comes in front-wheel drive only.
As with most other Pontiac vehicles, the Vibe Base has a
good offering of great standard features. Air conditioning,
power mirrors and steering, an AM/FM/CD player and cloth
upholstery on height-adjustable front bucket seats are all
included. These are just a few of the great standards.
The 2003 Pontiac Vibe is designed for a demanding and adventurous
demographic and consequently it has useful features like
automatic headlights, an outside temperature indicator,
variable intermittent and defogging front and rear windows
and wipers. The rear split-folding bench-seat also folds
flat for increased cargo or functional enhancement.
The following are optional on the 2003 Pontiac Vibe: a
Navigation System, stereo upgrades, sunroof and power features
The 2003 Pontiac Vibe has a number of exterior details that
add to utility. Standard features include roof rack, fog
lights and alloy wheels on the GT edition. Importantly,
for those looking for a uniquely appointed vehicle, options
packages allow for very specific functional enhancements
like a rear bumper protector or 17-inch alloy wheels.
The 2003 Pontiac Vibe has a standard 4-cyl 1.8-liter engine
capable of 130hp at 6000rpm and 125lb-ft of torque at 4200
rpm. The FWD 5-speed manual transmission gets a major 30/30
mpg (city/hwy). In contrast, this same engine fitted to
the AWD 4-speed automatic transmission gets 27/32 mpg.
However, upgrading to the GT gets 50 extra horsepower!
With 180hp at 7600 rpm and 130lb-ft of torque at 6800, this
is a peppy car. The 6-speed manual tranny makes for a pinpoint
driver control while. This engine gets 21/28 mpg.
Safety and Security
The Vibe has 4-wheel antilock disc brakes at the GT level
while dual front airbags and daytime running lights are
standard on both models.
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