GMC Sonoma Review from Mexico

1994 GMC Sonoma LS 4.3 vortec gas

Year of manufacture1994
First year of ownership2002
Most recent year of ownership2004
Engine and transmission 4.3 vortec gas Automatic
Performance marks 9 / 10
Reliability marks 8 / 10
Comfort marks 8 / 10
Running Costs (higher is cheaper) 10 / 10
Overall marks (average of all marks)
8.8 / 10
Distance when acquired190000 miles
Most recent distance201050 miles
Previous carFord Taurus


The best of my cars


Changed the air conditioner compressor at 198000 miles, $50 used.

Changed 15's original wheels by 16's Fire-bird '90 and Michelin Cross Tire 245/70 R16, $150.

General Comments:

Very strong, nice acceleration, great miles to the gallon, I want one more.

Would you buy another car from this manufacturer? Yes

Review Date: 25th August, 2004

19th Jan 2006, 19:21

I have a 1994 GMC Sonoma with a v6 vortex engine.

It is reliable good on gas and handles beautifully.

I would definitely buy another one, but this one still has years of use.

Average review marks: 8.8 / 10, based on 1 review