With a 6.0L 362 HP V8, a 0-60 of 5.3 seconds, and an endorsement from 50 Cent, the upcoming Pontiac G8 seems to have success written all over it. We’ll soon find out, as production has finally begun at the Pontiac/Holden Australian-based plant. The G8 will hit dealer showrooms sometime in the 1st quarter of 2008, with about 50,000 cars overall expected for its inaugural year. Hip or hype? It’s about time to find out… stay tuned!