Note that even Heisenberg preferred Dodge.
 The Gentleman Motorist is aware that the G8 GXP was actually a Holden and that it is now reincarnated as the Chevy SS. But the G8 GXP was a true moment of promise for Pontiac. It was hailed as an affordable rival to the BMW M5. And, for that reason, the Gentleman Motorist is sad to see the fire bird go the way of the dodo.
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