The folks over at
had no intention of running into a red prototype
, but when they saw it, they whipped out the camera phones and did a great job with the limited tools at hand. The result is a pre-production look at one of the most anticipated vehicles for the 2009 model year. You can see from the pic that the silver
logo from the Chicago show is still present on this tester (we like it a lot), and as it turns out, on the right vehicle, the classic Pontiac grille looks quite nice on the right product. We'd agree with the
crew that the
looks better in red than it did in its showcar charcoal.
We've heard a lot about the Zeta platform over the past year or two, and the G8 is likely to be the first example of
flexible RWD platform here in the States. After driving the
down under, we're more primed than ever when the G8 finally hits production at the end of the year.
got three pictures of the G8, and you can check them out
. Our shots of the G8 at the Chicago show are below.