Chevrolet Cobalt

2005 Chevrolet Cobalt

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  • (3.9) 34 reviews
  • MSRP: $1,277$6,749
  • Body Style: Coupe
  • Combined MPG: 26-29
  • Engine: 145-hp, 2.2-liter I-4 (regular gas)
  • Drivetrain: Front-wheel Drive
2005 Chevrolet Cobalt

Our Take on the 2005 Chevrolet Cobalt

Built on General Motors' Delta architecture, the new front-wheel-drive Cobalt comes in sedan and coupe body styles. Six versions are offered. Sedans are available in base, LS and LT trim levels, while coupes are offered in base, LS and SS Supercharged editions. Distinct interiors and wheels ... Read Full Report

What We Don't Like

  • Interior dimensions
  • Seat comfort
  • Noisy engine
  • Some cheapo controls
  • Indistinct styling

Notable Features

  • High-torque engine
  • Optional side-curtain airbags
  • Optional OnStar
  • Optional XM Satellite Radio

2005 Chevrolet Cobalt Reviews Expert Reviews

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Consumer Reviews


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Best fircar I've owned

by dirt bike rider from las vegas on October 21, 2011

Great car bought it at 40k now over 108k and still going strong. Never had any problems always started, no problems, never replaced anything (other then fluids, filters and tires the normal stuff) Nev... Read Full Review

6 Trim Levels Available

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2005 Chevrolet Cobalt Safety Ratings

Crash-Test Reports


There are currently 7 recalls for this car.

Safety defects and recalls are relatively common. Stay informed and know what to do ahead of time.

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Service & Repair

Estimated Service & Repair cost: $4,800 per year.

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