2005 Hyundai Elantra

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$13,299

starting MSRP

Key specs

Base trim shown

Sedan

Body style

5

Seating capacity

178.1” x 56.1”

Dimensions

Front-wheel drive

Drivetrain

Overview

The good:

  • Fuel economy
  • Easy to drive
  • Performance with manual shift
  • Maneuverability
  • Interior space

The bad:

  • Instrument readability in GT
  • Difficulty getting manual into Reverse

2 trims

Starting msrp listed lowest to highest price

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Notable features

  • 2.0-liter four-cylinder
  • Manual or automatic
  • Sport-tuned suspension on GT models

Consumer reviews

Rating breakdown (out of 5):
  • Comfort 4.3
  • Interior 4.2
  • Performance 4.1
  • Value 4.5
  • Exterior 4.0
  • Reliability 4.5

Most recent consumer reviews

5.0

BATTLE TESTED AND APPROVED

I LOVE MY 2005 HYUNDAI ELANTRA IT HAS BEEN AND STILL CONTINUOUSLY SHOWS ITSELF STRONG AND IT HAS BEEN BATTLE TESTED AND APPROVED BY ME

4.0

Very Reliable Car

This car has gotten me from point A to point B. It has a lot of miles and hasn't let me down. Im very surprised it runs so good being 15 years old!

5.0

Like it!

I think overall this vehicle is a great product for the price. I was searching for great mileage as a runner back and forth to work. Manual transmission was the type I was looking for, and this car has it!

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Safety

Based on the 2005 Hyundai Elantra base trim.
Frontal driver
5
Frontal passenger
4
Nhtsa rollover rating
4
Side driver
5
Side rear passenger
4

Warranty

New car and Certified Pre-Owned programs by Hyundai
New car program benefits
Bumper-to-bumper
60 months/60,000 miles
Corrosion
60 months/100,000 miles
Powertrain
120 months/100,000 miles
Roadside assistance
60 months/unlimited distance
Certified Pre-Owned program benefits
Maximum age/mileage
Less than 80,000 miles; less than 7 years old (currently MY18- MY24)
Basic warranty terms
Remainder of the 5-Year/60,000-Mile New Vehicle Limited Warranty. From original in-service date and zero (0) miles.
Powertrain
10-Yr/100K-Mile Powertrain Limited Warranty. From original in-service date and zero (0) miles.
Dealer certification required
173-point inspection
Roadside assistance
Yes
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