• (4.4) 20 reviews
  • MSRP: $832$6,064
  • Body Style: Sedan
  • Combined MPG: 24-28
  • Engine: 200-hp, 3.0-liter V-6 (regular gas)
  • Drivetrain: Front-wheel Drive
  • Transmission: 4-speed automatic w/OD
2005 Dodge Stratus

Our Take on the 2005 Dodge Stratus

Our Take

Dodge added a Sport Appearance Package to the SXT trim level of its midsize Stratus sedan for 2005. The package includes chrome-clad wheels, fog lamps and a rear spoiler.Fresh interiors are available in the SXT and R/T sedans, while SE and ES models are now available only to fleet buyers. Stratus... Read Full Report

What We Don't Like

  • Manual-gearbox operation in R/T
  • Ride comfort on rough surfaces
  • IIHS side-impact crash-test rating for sedan
  • Resale value (especially SXT)

Notable Features

  • Coupe and sedan body styles
  • Four-cylinder or V-6
  • Available manual gearbox for coupe
  • Optional side-curtain airbags for sedan

Reviews

Consumer Reviews

4.4

Average based on 20 reviews

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best car i've owned

by nikki from brooklyn,ny on November 19, 2008

this car is a very reliable car i own a 2005 i got it last year as a gift and i had no problems yet with this car i would recommend this car to anyone trying to save gas and also to anyone who is tryi... Read Full Review

5 Trim Levels Available

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Safety

Crash-Test Reports

Recalls

There are currently 6 recalls for this car.


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Service & Repair

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

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